Where Were You? The 58th Annual Grammy Awards

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Rani Patel, Reporter

A much awaited day in music history passed us on February 15th: the Grammy Awards. Did you even notice? Many artists talk about their dreams of winning a Grammy.

Where were you when this historic night happened?

Meghan Trainor, Ed Sheeran, and Taylor Swift were featured heavily on the show, and luckily, this year they all took home Grammys. To many artists, winning this highly prestigious award is a validation of their hard work and drive for success. There were many great performances that night, some being Taylor Swift’s “Out of the Woods”, Lady Gaga’s tribute to David Bowie, Sam Hunt’s “HeartBeat”, Carrie Underwood’s “Take Your Time”, Tori Kelly’s “Hollow” and John Legend, Demi Lovato, Luke Bryan, Meghan Trainor’s tribute to Lionel Richie. If you haven’t seen the Grammy Awards that happened this year, you definitely should. Between the amazing performances and seeing artists win awards for their hard work, The Grammy Awards is a definite night to watch.

The 58th annual Grammy Awards was a remarkable night for many artists. The big winners of the night were:

 

Record of the Year- “Uptown Funk” Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars

Album of the Year- “1989” Taylor Swift

Song of the Year- “Thinking Out Loud” Ed Sheeran

Best New Artist- Meghan Trainor

Best Pop Solo Performance- “Thinking Out Loud” Ed Sheeran

Best Pop Vocal Album- “1989” Taylor Swift

Best Dance/Electronic Album-Skrillex And Diplo Present Jack Ü

Best Rock Performance- “Don’t Wanna Fight” Alabama Shakes

Best Rock Song- “Don’t wanna fight” Alabama Shakes

Best Rock Album- “Drones” Muse

Best Alternative Music Album- “Sound and Color” Alabama Shakes
Best R&B Performance- “Earned It” The Weeknd

Best Urban Contemporary- “Beauty Behind The Madness” The Weeknd

Best R&B Album- “Black Messiah” D’Angelo And The Vanguard

Best Rap Performance- “Alright” Kendrick Lamar

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration- “These Walls” Kendrick Lamar

Best Rap Song- “Alright” Kendrick Lamar

Best Rap Album- “To Pimp A Butterfly” Kendrick Lamar

Best Country Song and Best Country Group Performance- “Girl Crush” Little Big Town

Best Country Album- “Traveller” Chris Stapleton

Best Musical Theatre Album- “Hamilton”

Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical- “Uptown Funk”

Best Music Video- “Bad Blood” Taylor Swift