Adele wins big at the Grammys, Chance the Rapper emerges as best new talent

Adele wins big at the Grammys, Chance the Rapper emerges as best new talent

India Blooms News Service | 13 Feb 2017

Los Angeles, Feb 13 (IBNS): British crooner Adele Adkins won big at this year's Grammys, while Chance the Rapper emerged as the best new talent.

Adele won as many as five Grammys, while late British rocker David Bowie dominated the rock section with three wins.

The other big winners were Twenty One Pilots and Chance the Rapper.

Here's the full list:

Record of the Year

“Hello” — Adele


Album of the Year

“25” — Adele


Song of the Year

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


New Artist

Chance the Rapper


Pop Solo Performance

“Hello” — Adele


Pop Duo/Group Performance:

“Stressed Out” — Twenty One Pilots


Traditional Pop Vocal Album

“Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin” — Willie Nelson


Pop Vocal Album

“25” — Adele


Dance Recording

“Don’t Let Me Down” — The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya


Dance/Electronic Album

“Skin” — Flume


Contemporary Instrumental Album

“Culcha Vulcha” — Snarky Puppy


Rock Performance

“Blackstar” — David Bowie


Metal Performance

“Dystopia” — Megadeth


Rock Song

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


Rock Album

“Tell Me I’m Pretty” — Cage the Elephant


Alternative Music Album

“Blackstar” — David Bowie


R&B Performance

“Cranes in the Sky” — Solange


Traditional R&B Performance

“Angel” — Lalah Hathaway


R&B Song

“Lake By the Ocean” — Hod David & Musze, songwriters (Maxwell) (read our interview)


Urban Contemporary Album

“Lemonade” — Beyoncé


R&B Album

“Lalah Hathaway Live” — Lalah Hathaway


Rap Performance

“No Problem” — Chance the Rapper Featuring Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz


Rap/Sung Performance

“Hotline Bling” — Drake


Rap Song

“Hotline Bling” — Aubrey Graham & Paul Jefferies, songwriters (Drake)


Rap Album

“Coloring Book” — Chance the Rapper


Country Solo Performance

“My Church” — Maren Morris


Country Duo/Group Performance

“Jolene” — Pentatonix featuring Dolly Parton


Country Song

“Humble and Kind” — Lori McKenna, songwriter (Tim McGraw)


Country Album

“A Sailor’s Guide to Earth” — Sturgill Simpson (read our interview)


New Age Album

“White Sun II” — White Sun


Improvised Jazz Solo

“I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry” — John Scofield, soloist


Jazz Vocal Album

“Take Me to the Alley” — Gregory Porter


Jazz Instrumental Album

“Country for Old Men” — John Scofield


Large Jazz Ensemble Album

“Presidential Suite: Eight Variations on Freedom” — Ted Nash Big Band


Latin Jazz Album

“Tribute to Irakere: Live in Marciac” — Chucho Valdés


Gospel Performance/Song

“God Provides” — Tamela Mann; Kirk Franklin, songwriter


Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

“Thy Will” — Hillary Scott & the Scott Family; Bernie Herms, Hillary Scott & Emily Weisband, songwriters


Gospel Album

“Losing My Religion” — Kirk Franklin


Contemporary Christian Music Album

“Love Remains” — Hillary Scott & the Scott Family


Roots Gospel Album

“Hymns” — Joey + Rory


Latin Pop Album

“Un Besito Mas” — Jesse & Joy


Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album

“iLevitable” — iLe


Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)

“Un Azteca En El Azteca, Vol. 1 (En Vivo)” — Vicente Fernández


Tropical Latin Album

“Donde Están?” — Jose Lugo & Guasábara Combo


American Roots Performance

“House of Mercy” — Sarah Jarosz


American Roots Song

“Kid Sister” — Vince Gill, songwriter (The Time Jumpers)


Americana Album

“This Is Where I Live” — William Bell


Bluegrass Album

“Coming Home” — O’Connor Band With Mark O’Connor


Traditional Blues Album

“Porcupine Meat” — Bobby Rush


Contemporary Blues Album

“The Last Days of Oakland” — Fantastic Negrito


Folk Album

“Undercurrent” — Sarah Jarosz


Regional Roots Music Album

“E Walea” — Kalani Pe’a


Reggae Album

“Ziggy Marley” — Ziggy Marley


World Music Album

“Sing Me Home” — Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble


Children’s Album

“Infinity Plus One” — Secret Agent 23 Skidoo


Spoken Word Album

“In Such Good Company: Eleven Years of Laughter, Mayhem, and Fun in the Sandbox” — Carol Burnett


Comedy Album

“Talking for Clapping” — Patton Oswalt


Musical Theater Album

“The Color Purple”


Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

“Miles Ahead” (Miles Davis & Various Artists)


Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” — John Williams, composer


Song Written for Visual Media

“Can’t Stop The Feeling!” — Max Martin, Shellback & Justin Timberlake, songwriters (Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, Gwen Stefani, James Corden, Zooey Deschanel, Walt Dohrn, Ron Funches, Caroline Hjelt, Aino Jawo, Christopher Mintz-Plasse & Kunal Nayyar), Track from: “Trolls”


Instrumental Composition

“Spoken at Midnight” — Ted Nash, composer


Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella

“You And I” — Jacob Collier, arranger (Jacob Collier)


Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals

“Flintstones” — Jacob Collier, arranger (Jacob Collier)


Recording Package

“Blackstar” — Jonathan Barnbrook, art director (David Bowie)


Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package

“Edith Piaf 1915-2015” — Gérard Lo Monaco, art director (Edith Piaf)


Album Notes

“Sissle and Blake Sing Shuffle Along” — Ken Bloom & Richard Carlin, album notes writers (Eubie Blake & Noble Sissle)


Historical Album

“The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series, Vol.12” (Collector’s Edition), Steve Berkowitz & Jeff Rosen, compilation producers; Mark Wilder, mastering engineer (Bob Dylan)


Engineered Album, Non-Classical

“Blackstar” — David Bowie, Tom Elmhirst, Kevin Killen & Tony Visconti, engineers; Joe LaPorta, mastering engineer (David Bowie)


Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Greg Kurstin


Remixed Recording

“Tearing Me Up” (RAC Remix) — André Allen Anjos, remixer (Bob Moses)


Surround Sound Album

“Dutilleux: Sur Le Même Accord; Les Citations; Mystère De L’instant & Timbres, Espace, Mouvement” — Alexander Lipay & Dmitriy Lipay, surround mix engineers; Dmitriy Lipay, surround mastering engineer; Dmitriy Lipay, surround producer (Ludovic Morlot & Seattle Symphony)


Engineered Album, Classical

“Corigliano: The Ghosts of Versailles” — Mark Donahue & Fred Vogler, engineers (James Conlon, Guanqun Yu, Joshua Guerrero, Patricia Racette, Christopher Maltman, Lucy Schaufer, Lucas Meachem, LA Opera Chorus & Orchestra)


Producer of the Year, Classical

David Frost


Orchestral Performance

“Shostakovich: Under Stalin’s Shadow - Symphonies Nos. 5, 8 & 9” — Andris Nelsons, conductor (Boston Symphony Orchestra)


Opera Recording

“Corigliano: The Ghosts of Versailles” — James Conlon, conductor; Joshua Guerrero, Christopher Maltman, Lucas Meachem, Patricia Racette, Lucy Schaufer & Guanqun Yu; Blanton Alspaugh, producer (LA Opera Orchestra; LA Opera Chorus)


Choral Performance

“Penderecki Conducts Penderecki, Volume 1” — Krzysztof Penderecki, conductor; Henryk Wojnarowski, choir director (Nikolay Didenko, Agnieszka Rehlis & Johanna Rusanen; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra; Warsaw Philharmonic Choir)


Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance

“Steve Reich” — Third Coast Percussion


Classical Instrumental Solo

“Daugherty: Tales of Hemingway” — Zuill Bailey; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor (Nashville Symphony)


Classical Solo Vocal Album

TIE: “Schumann & Berg” — Dorothea Röschmann; Mitsuko Uchida, accompanist;

and “Shakespeare Songs” — Ian Bostridge; Antonio Pappano, accompanist (Michael Collins, Elizabeth Kenny, Lawrence Power & Adam Walker)


Classical Compendium

“Daugherty: Tales of Hemingway; American Gothic; Once Upon A Castle” — Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor; Tim Handley, producer


Contemporary Classical Composition

“Daugherty: Tales of Hemingway” — Michael Daugherty, composer (Zuill Bailey, Giancarlo Guerrero & Nashville Symphony)


Music Video

“Formation” — Beyoncé


Music Film

“The Beatles: Eight Days a Week the Touring Years” — Ron Howard, video director; Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Scott Pascucci & Nigel Sinclair, video producers


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