Two Nigerian top stars Burna Boy and Wizkid won each award as Beyonce broke the record for most Grammy wins for a female artist, surpassing Allison Kraus. Taylor Swift become only the fourth artist and first woman to win album of the year for a third time.

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Jhené Aiko hosted premiere ceremony, where a majority of the winners were revealed.


Trevor Noah hosted the broadcast — with performances from Swift, Bad Bunny, Black Pumas, Cardi B, Megan Thee Stallion, Harry Styles and more.


Among the other winners so far: Kanye West, Fiona Apple and Taika Waititi (bringing him one award closer to an EGOT). 

See how your favorites fare at the full slate of winners below:

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1. Record of the Year

“Black Parade,” Beyoncé

2. Album of the Year

Folklore, Taylor Swift

3. Song of the Year

“I Can’t Breathe,” Dernst Emile II, H.E.R. & Tiara Thomas (H.E.R.)

4. Best New Artist

Megan Thee Stallion

5. Best Pop Vocal Album

Future Nostalgia, Dua Lipa

6. Best R&B Performance

“Black Parade,” Beyoncé

7. Best Rap Song

“Savage,” Beyoncé, Shawn Carter, Brittany Hazzard, Derrick Milano, Terius Nash, Megan Pete, Bobby Session Jr., Jordan Kyle Lanier Thorpe & Anthony White (Megan Thee Stallion feat. Beyoncé)

8. Best Pop Solo Performance

“Watermelon Sugar,” Harry Styles

9. Best Melodic Rap Performance

“Lockdown,” Anderson .Paak

10. Best Latin Pop or Urban Album


11. Best Country Album

Wildcard, Miranda Lambert

12. Best Country Song

“Crowded Table,” Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby & Lori McKenna (The Highwomen)

13. Best Country Duo/Group Performance

“10,000 Hours,” Dan + Shay & Justin Bieber

14. Best Rock Album

The New Abnormal, The Strokes

15. Best Rock Song

“Stay High, Brittany Howard (Brittany Howard)

16. Best Rock Performance

“Shameika,” Fiona Apple

17. Best Rap Album

King’s Disease, Nas

18. Best Rap Performance

“Savage,” Megan Thee Stallion feat. Beyoncé

19. Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

“Rain on Me,” Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande

20. Best R&B Album

Bigger Love, John Legend

21. Best Progressive R&B Album

It Is What It Is, Thundercat

22. Best R&B Song

“Better Than I Imagine,” Robert Glasper, Meshell Ndegeocello & Gabriella Wilson (Robert Glasper Feat. H.E.R and Meshell Ndegeocello)

23. Best Traditional R&B Performance

“Anything For You,” Ledisi

24. Best Alternative Album

Fetch the Bolt Cutters, Fiona Apple

25. Best Music Video

“Brown Skin Girl,” Beyoncé

26. Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

Jesus Is King, Kanye West

27. Best Song Written For Visual Media

“No Time To Die” [From No Time To Die], Billie Eilish O’Connell & Finneas Baird O’Connell (Billie Eilish)

28. Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media

Joker, Hildur Guðnadóttir

29. Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media

JoJo Rabbit, Various Artists

30. Best Music Film

Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice, Linda Ronstadt

31. Best Musical Theater Album

Jagged Little Pill, Kathryn Gallagher, Celia Rose Gooding, Lauren Patten & Elizabeth Stanley, principal soloists; Neal Avron, Pete Ganbarg, Tom Kitt, Michael Parker, Craig Rosen & Vivek J. Tiwary, producers (Glen Ballard & Alanis Morissette, lyricists) (Original Broadway Cast)

32. Best Comedy Album

Black Mitzvah, Tiffany Haddish

33. Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling)

Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth, Rachel Maddow


34. Best Global Music Album

Twice As Tall, Burna Boy

35. Best Dance Recording

“10%,” Kaytranada feat. Kali Uchis

36. Best Dance/Electronic Album

Bubba, Kaytranada

37. Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

Live At The Royal Albert Hall, Snarky Puppy

38. Best Instrumental Composition

“Sputnik,” Maria Schneider (Maria Schneider)

39. Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella

“Donna Lee,” John Beasley (John Beasley)

40. Best New Age Album

More Guitar Stories, Jim “Kimo” West

41. Best Gospel Performance/Song

“Movin’ On,” Darryl L. Howell, Jonathan Caleb McReynolds, Kortney Jamaal Pollard & Terrell Demetrius Wilson (Jonathan McReynolds & Mali Music)

42. Best Gospel Album

Gospel According To PJ, PJ Morton

43. Best Roots Gospel Album

Celebrating Fisk! (The 150th Anniversary Album), Fisk Jubilee Singers

44. Best Recording Package

Vols. 11 & 12, Doug Cunningham & Jason Noto (Desert Sessions)

45. Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package

Ode to Joy, Lawrence Azerrad & Jeff Tweedy (Wilco)

46. Best Album Notes

Dead Man’s Pop, Bob Mehr (The Replacements)

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47. Best Historical Album

It’s Such a Good Feeling: The Best of Mister Rogers, Lee Lodyga & Cheryl Pawelski, Michael Graves (Mister Rogers)

48. Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

Hyperspace (Beck)

49. Best Remixed Recording

“Roses (Imanbek Remix),” Saint JHN (Imanbek Zeikenov)

50. Best Engineered Album, Classical

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13, ‘Babi Yar’

51. Producer of the Year, Classical

David Frost

52. Best Latin Rock or Alternative Album

La Conquista Del Espacio, Fito Paez

53. Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)

Un Canto Por Mexico, Vol.1, Natalia Lafourcade

54. Best Tropical Latin Album

40, Grupo Niche

55. Best Orchestral Performance

“Ives: Complete Symphonies,” Gustavo Dudamel (Los Angeles Philharmonic)

56. Best Opera Recording

“Gershwin: Porgy and Bess,” David Robertson, Angel Blue & Eric Owens, David Frost (The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; The Metropolitan Opera Chorus)

57. Best Choral Performance

“Danielpour: The Passion of Yeshua,” JoAnn Falletta, James K. Bass & Adam Luebke (James K. Bass, J’Nai Bridges, Timothy Fallon, Kenneth Overton, Hila Plitmann & Matthew Worth; Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra; Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus & UCLA Chamber Singers)

58. Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance

“Contemporary Voices,” Pacifica Quartet

59. Best Classical Instrumental Solo

Theofanidis: Concerto for Viola and Chamber Orchestra, Richard O’Neill

60. Best Classical Compendium

Thomas, M.T.: From the Diary of Anne Frank & Meditations on Rilke, Isabel Leonard, Michael Tilson Thomas, Jack Vad

61. Best Contemporary Classical Composition

Rouse: Symphony No. 5, Christopher Rouse (Giancarlo Guerrero & Nashville Symphony)

62. Best American Roots Performance

“I Remember Everything,” John Prine

63. Best American Roots Song

“I Remember Everything,” Pat McLaughlin & John Prine (John Prine)

64. Best Americana Album

World On The Ground, Sarah Jarosz

65. Best Bluegrass Album

Home, Billy Strings

66. Best Traditional Blues Album

Rawer Than Raw, Bobby Rush

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67. Best Contemporary Blues Album

Have You Lost Your Mind Yet?, Fantastic Negrito

68. Best Folk Album

All The Good Times, Gillian Welch & David Rawlings

69. Best Regional Roots Music Album

Atmosphere, New Orleans Nightcrawlers

70. Best Reggae Album

Got To Be Tough, Toots & The Maytals

71. Best Children’s Music Album

All The Ladies, Joanie Leeds

72. Best Improvised Jazz Solo

“All Blues” Chick Corea, track from: Trilogy 2 (Chick Corea, Christian McBride & Brian Blade)

73. Best Jazz Vocal Album

Secrets Are The Best Stories, Kurt Elling Feat. Danilo Pérez

74. Best Jazz Instrumental Album

Trilogy 2, Chick Corea, Christian McBride & Brian Blade

75. Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

Data Lords, Maria Schneider Orchestra

76. Best Latin Jazz Album

Four Questions, Arturo O’Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

77. Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

American Standard, James Taylor

78. Best Metal Performance

“Bum-Rush,” Body Count

79. Best Country Solo Performance

“When My Amy Prays,” Vince Gill

80. Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Andrew Watt

81. Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals

“He Won’t Hold You,” Jacob Collier (Jacob Collier Featuring Rapsody)

82. Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

“There Was Jesus,” Casey Beathard, Jonathan Smith & Zach Williams (Zach Williams & Dolly Parton)

83. Best Classical Solo Vocal Album

Smyth: The Prison, Sarah Brailey & Dashon Burton



SIR KENN is an on-air personality and a blogger.

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