Grammy Winners 2011

February 14, 2011 |  by  |  Entertainment
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Last night, the 2011 Grammy Awards brought out some of the biggest names in the biz. Performances by Lady Gaga, Mumford and Sons, Bob Dylan, Justin Beiber, Katy Perry, Eminem and newcomer Skylar Grey and more rocked the Staples Center.

In case you missed it, get all the Grammy winners 2011 after the jump!

You kind of expected Lady Gaga to take home an award or two along with Usher and Eminem, but there were certainly some surprises. Lady Antebellum cleaned up and my boy Ray Lamontagne won the award for Best Contemporary Folk Album.

When it comes to performances, there was something for everyone. Here’s a video of one of the hottest performances of the night including Eminem dropping the f-bomb. Rihanna kicks it off with Love The Way You Lie and in comes Eminem with Skylar Grey and Dr. Dre for I Need A Doctor:

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Check out all the Grammy Award winners:

Album of the year – Arcade Fire, The Suburbs

Record of the year – Lady Antebellum, Need You Now

Song of the year – Need You Now (Lady Antebellum, performers)

Best new artist – Esperanza Spalding

Best female pop vocal performance – Lady Gaga, Bad Romance

Best male pop vocal performance – Bruno Mars, Just the Way You Are

Best pop vocal album – Lady Gaga, The Fame Monster

Best traditional pop vocal album – Michael Buble, Crazy Love

Best electronic/dance album – La Roux, La Roux

Best solo rock vocal performance – Paul McCartney, Helter Skelter

Best hard rock performance – Them Crooked Vultures, New Fang

Best metal performance – Iron Maiden, El Dorado

Best rock song – Angry World (Neil Young)

Best rock album – Muse, The Resistance

Best alternative music album – The Black Keys, Brothers

Best female R&B vocal performance – Fantasia, Bittersweet

Best male R&B vocal performance – Usher, There Goes My Baby

Best urban/alternative performance – Cee Lo Green, F*** You

Best R&B song – Shine (John Legend and the Roots)

Best contemporary R&B album – Usher, Raymond v Raymond

Best rap solo performance – Eminem, Not Afraid

Best rap song – Empire State of Mind (Jay–Z and Alicia Keys, performers)

Best rap album– Eminem, Recovery

Best female country vocal performance – Miranda Lambert, The House That Built Me

Best male country vocal performance – Keith Urban, Til Summer Comes Around

Best country song – Need You Now (Lady Antebellum, performers)

Best country album– Lady Antebellum, Need You Now

Best contemporary jazz album – The Stanley Clarke Band, The Stanley Clarke Band

Best Americana album – Mavis Staples, You Are Not Alone

Best contemporary blues album – Buddy Guy, Living Proof

Best contemporary folk album – Ray LaMontagne and the Prairie Dogs, God Willin’ & the Creek Don’t Rise

Best classical album: Verdi: Requiem (Ildar Abdrazakov, Olga Borodina, Barbara Frittoli & Mario Zeffiri; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Chicago Symphony Chorus)

 

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