2015 Grammy Awards Winners


Best New Artist Sam Smith

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance A Great Big World With Christina Aguilera – Say Something

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga – Cheek To Cheek

Best Rock Performance Jack White – Lazaretto

Best Metal Performance Tenacious D – The Last In Line

Best Rock Song Paramore – Ain’t It Fun Hayley Williams and Taylor York, songwriters

Best Alternative Rock AlbumSt. Vincent – St Vincent

Best Rap Performance Kendrick Lamar – i

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Eminem Featuring Rihanna – The Monster

Best Rap SongKendrick Lamar – i K Duckworth & C Smith, songwriters

Best Rap Album Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP2

Best Traditional R&B Performance Jesus Children, Robert Glasper Experiment featuring Lalah Hathaway and Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Best R&B Song Beyonce featuring Jay Z – Drunk In Love, Shawn Carter, Rasool Diaz, Noel Fisher, Jerome Harmon, Beyonce Knowles, Timothy Mosely, Andre Eric Proctor & Brian Soko, songwriters

Best Urban Contemporary Album Pharrell Williams – Girl

Best R&B Album Toni Braxton and Babyface – Love, Marriage & Divorce

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer – Bass & Mandolin

Best Dance/Electronic Album Aphex Twin – Syro

Best Dance RecordingClean Bandit Featuring Jess Glynne – Rather Be

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media Frozen – Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez, Tom MacDougall and Chris Montan, compilation producers

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media The Grand Budapest Hotel, Alexandre Desplat, composer

Best Song Written for Visual Media Let It Go from Frozen Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, songwriters (Idina Menzel)

Best Country Solo Performance Carrie Underwood – Something In The Water

Best Country Duo/Group PerformanceThe Band Perry – Gentle On My Mind

Best Country Song I’m Not Gonna Miss You, Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond, songwriters (Glen Campbell)

Best Bluegrass Album The Earls Of Leicester – The Earls Of Leicester

Best American Roots Performance Rosanne Cash – A Feather’s Not A Bird

Best American Roots Song Rosanne Cash – A Feather’s Not A Bird

Best Americana Album Rosanne Cash – The River & The Thread

Best Folk AlbumOld Crow Medicine Show – Remedy

Best Music Video Pharrell Williams – Happy

Best Music Film 20 Feet From Stardom Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer and Judith Hill, Morgan Neville, video director; Gil Friesen & Caitrin Rogers, video producers We Are From LA, video director; Kathleen Heffernan, Solal Micenmacher, Jett Steiger, video producers

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical Max Martin Bang Bang (Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj) Break Free (Ariana Grande Featuring Zedd) Dark Horse (Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J) Problem (Ariana Grande Featuring Iggy Azalea) Shake It Off (Taylor Swift) Unconditionally (Katy Perry)

Best Instrumental Composition John Williams – The Book Thief

Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella Pentatonix – Daft Punk

Best Arrangement, Instrumental and VocalsBilly Childs – New York Tendaberry

Best Recording Package Jeff Ament, Don Pendleton, Joe Spix & Jerome Turner, art directorsPearl Jam – Lightning Bolt

Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package Susan Archie, Dean Blackwood & Jack White, art directorsThe Rise & Fall Of Paramount Records, Volume One (1917-27)

Best Album NotesAshley KahnJohn Coltrane – Offering: Live At Temple University

Best Historical AlbumColin Escott & Cheryl Pawelski, compilation producers; Michael Graves, mastering engineerHank Williams – The Garden Spot Programs, 1950

Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical Beck – Morning PhaseTom Elmhirst, David Greenbaum, Florian Lagatta, Cole Marsden Greif-Neill, Robbie Nelson, Darrell Thorp, Cassidy Turbin & Joe Visciano, engineers; Bob Ludwig, mastering engineer

Best Remixed Recording, Non-ClassicalTijs Michiel Verwest, remixerJohn Legend – All Of Me (Tiesto’s Birthday Treatment Remix)

Best Surround Sound Album Beyonce – BeyonceElliot Scheiner, surround mix engineer; Bob Ludwig, surround mastering engineer; Beyonce Knowles, surround producer

Best Regional Roots Music AlbumJo-El Sonnier – The Legacy

Best Reggae AlbumZiggy Marley – Fly Rasta

Best World Music Album Angelique Kidjo – Eve

Best Children’s AlbumNeela Vaswani – I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up For Education And Changed The World (Malala Yousafzai)

Best Musical Theatre Album Beautiful: The Carole King MusicalJessie Mueller, principal soloist; Jason Howland, Steve Sidwell & Billy Jay Stein, producers (Carole King, composer & lyricist) (Original Broadway Cast)

Best Blues Album Johnny Winter – Step Back

Best Spoken Word Album Joan Rivers – Diary Of A Mad Diva

Best Comedy Album Weird Al Yankovic – Mandatory Fun

Best New Age Album Ricky Kej & Wouter Kellerman – Winds Of Samsara

Best Improved Jazz SoloChick Corea – Fingerprints

Best Jazz Vocal AlbumDianne Reeves – Beautiful Life

Best Jazz Instrumental Album Chick Corea Trio – Trilogy

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band – Life In The Bubble

Best Latin Jazz AlbumArturo O’Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra – The Offense Of The Drum


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