2017 Grammy Awards


The 59th Annual Grammy Awards, hosted by James Corden, aired live on CBS Sunday night from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Adele was the biggest winner of the night, scoring five Grammys, including Album of the Year for 25, which some have considered being the biggest upset of the night after beating out Beyoncé’s Lemonade.

The 28-year-old singer, was surprised over her win, and though the honor should have went to Beyoncé, who was moved to tears by Adele’s heartfelt speech.

“I can’t possibly accept this award, and I’m very humble and very grateful, but my artist of my life is Beyoncé,” said Adele. “This album for me, the ‘Lemonade’ album, was so monumental. The way you make me and my friends feel, the way you make my black friends feel is empowering,” she said. “And they stand up for themselves. And I love you. I always have.”

Beyoncé won two Grammys last night for Best Urban Contemporary Album for Lemonade and Best Music Video for “Formation.”

Here is a select list of winners of the 2017 Grammy Awards:

Album of the Year

25, Adele

Record of the Year

“Hello,” Adele

Song of the Year

“Hello,” Adele Adkins & Greg Kurstin, songwriters (Adele)

Best New Artist

Chance the Rapper

Best Pop Solo Performance

“Hello,” Adele

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

“Stressed Out,” Twenty One Pilots

Best Pop Vocal Album

25, Adele

Best Dance Recording

“Don’t Let Me Down,” The Chainsmokers ft. Daya

Best Dance/Electronic Album

Skin, Flume

Best Rock Performance

“Blackstar,” David Bowie

Best Rock Song

“Blackstar,” David Bowie, songwriter (David Bowie)

Best Rock Album

Tell Me I’m Pretty, Cage the Elephant

Best Alternative Music Album

Blackstar, David Bowie

Best R&B Performance
“Cranes in the Sky,” Solange


Best Traditional R&B Performance

“Angela,” Lalah Hathaway

Best R&B Song

“Lake by the Ocean,” Hod David & Musze, songwriters (Maxwell)

Best Urban Contemporary Album

Lemonade, Beyoncé

Best Rap Performance

“No Problem,” Chance the Rapper ft. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz

Best Rap/Sung Performance

“Hotline Bling,”  Drake

Best Rap Song

“Hotline Bling,” Drake

Best Rap Album

Coloring Book, Chance the Rapper

Best Country Solo Performance

“My Church,” Maren Morris

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

“Jolene,” Pentatonix ft. Dolly Parton


Best Comedy Album

Talking for Clapping, Patton Oswalt

Best Music Video

“Formation,” Beyoncé


For a complete list of winners, head over to grammy.com.


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