55th Grammys Awards 2013: Winners List

grammysThe 55th Annual Grammy Awards was held on February 10, 2013, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.The Recording Academy introduced three new categories to the 78 awards previously presented at the 54th ceremony—Best Classical Compendium, Best Latin Jazz Album, and Best Urban Contemporary Album, bringing it to a total of 81 awards.


Album of the Year

“El Camino”
The Black Keys

“Some Nights”

Mumford & Sons

“Channel Orange”
Frank Ocean

Jack White

Record of the Year

“Lonely Boy”
The Black Keys

“Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)”
Kelly Clarkson

“We Are Young”
Fun. feat. Janelle Monaé

“Somebody That I Used To Know”
Gotye feat. Kimbra

“Thinkin’ Bout You”
Frank Ocean

“We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together”
Taylor Swift

Song of the Year

“The A Team”
Ed Sheeran


“Call Me Maybe”
Carly Rae Jepsen

“Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You”
Kelly Clarkson

“We Are Young”
Fun. feat. Janelle Monaé

Best New Artist

Alabama Shakes


Hunter Hayes

The Lumineers

Frank Ocean


MORE TOP WINNERS at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards:

Best Pop Solo Performance:


“Set Fire To The Rain (Live)” — Adele



Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:


“Somebody That I Used To Know” — Gotye Featuring Kimbra



Best Pop Vocal Album:


“Stronger” — Kelly Clarkson



Best Pop Instrumental Album:


“Impressions” — Chris Botti



Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album “Kisses on the Bottom” — Paul McCartney

Best Rock Performance: “Lonely Boy” — The Black Keys

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance:


“Love Bites (So Do I)” — Halestorm



Best Rock Album:


“El Camino” — The Black Keys



Best Rock Song:


“Lonely Boy” — The Black Keys



st Alternative Music Album:


“Making Mirrors” — Gotye



Best Dance/Electronica Album:


“Bangarang” — Skrillex



Best R&B Performance:


“Climax” — Usher



Best Traditional R&B Performance:


“Love on Top” — Beyonce



Best Urban Contemporary Album


“Channel Orange” — Frank Ocean



Best R&B Album:


“Black Radio” — Robert Glasper Experiment



Best R&B Song:


“Adorn” — Miguel



Best Rap/Sung Collaboration:


“No Church In The Wild” — Jay-Z & Kanye West Featuring Frank Ocean & The-Dream



Best Rap Performance:


“N****s In Paris” — Jay–Z & Kanye West



Best Rap Album:


“Take Care” — Drake



Best Rap Song:


“N****s in Paris” — Jay-Z & Kanye West



Best Latin Pop Album:


MTV Unplugged — Juanes



Best Country Solo Performance:


“Blown Away” — Carrie Underwood



Best Country Duo Performance:


“Pontoon” — Little Big Town



Best Country Album:


“Uncaged” — Zac Brown Band



Best Country Song:


Blown Away — Carrie Underwood (Josh Kear & Chris Tompkins, songwriters)



Best Americana Album:


“Slipstream” — Bonnie Raitt



Best Jazz Vocal Album:


“Radio Music Society” — Esperanza Spalding



Best Blues Album:


“Locked Down” — Dr. John



Best Spoken Word Album:


“Society’s Child: My Autobiography” — Janis Ian



Best Musical Theater Album:


Once: A New Musical



Best Comedy Album:


“Blow Your Pants Off” — Jimmy Fallon