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Here’s Your List of 2018 Grammy Winners

NERecording artist Bruno Mars (C) accepts Album of the Year for '24K Magic' with production team onstage during the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden on January 28, 2018 in New York City.
Bruno Mars accepts Album of the Year for 24K Magic.
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Bruno Mars was the big winner at the 2018 Grammys on Sunday night, winning three of the four biggest awards: Record of the Year for “24K Magic,” Song of the Year for “That’s What I Like,” and Album of the Year for 24K Magic. Other highlights included Alessia Cara winning Best New Artist and a solid night for Kendrick Lamar, who lost to Mars in the biggest categories but still took home a respectable five Grammys.

Below, you’ll find a list of winners in the major categories.

Record Of The Year
“Redbone,” Childish Gambino
“Despacito,” Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber
“The Story Of O.J.,” Jay-Z
“Humble,” Kendrick Lamar
** “24K Magic,” Bruno Mars

Album Of The Year
Awaken, My Love!, Childish Gambino
4:44, Jay-Z
Damn, Kendrick Lamar
Melodrama, Lorde
** 24K Magic, Bruno Mars

Song Of The Year
“Despacito,” Ramón Ayala, Justin Bieber, Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd, Erika Ender, Luis Fonsi and Marty James Garton, songwriters (Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber)
“4:44,” Shawn Carter & Dion Wilson, songwriters (Jay-Z)
“Issues,” Benny Blanco, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen, Julia Michaels & Justin Drew Tranter, songwriters (Julia Michaels)
“1-800-273-8255,” Alessia Caracciolo, Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, Arjun Ivatury & Khalid Robinson, songwriters (Logic Featuring Alessia Cara & Khalid)
** “That’s What I Like,” Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus & Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)

Best New Artist
** Alessia Cara
Khalid
Lil Uzi Vert
Julia Michaels
SZA

Best Pop Solo Performance
“Love So Soft,” Kelly Clarkson
“Praying,” Kesha
“Million Reasons,” Lady Gaga
“What About Us,” P!nk
** “Shape Of You,” Ed Sheeran

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
“Something Just Like This,” The Chainsmokers and Coldplay
“Despacito,” Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
“Thunder,” Imagine Dragons
** “Feel It Still,” Portugal. The Man
“Stay,” Zedd and Alessia Cara

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Nobody But Me (Deluxe Version), Michael Bublé
Triplicate, Bob Dylan
In Full Swing, Seth MacFarlane
Wonderland, Sarah McLachlan
** Tony Bennett Celebrates 90, Various Artists, Dae Bennett (producer)

Best Pop Vocal Album
Kaleidoscope EP, Coldplay
Lust For Life, Lana Del Rey
Evolve, Imagine Dragons
Rainbow, Kesha
Joanne, Lady Gaga
** ÷ (Divide), Ed Sheeran

Best Rock Performance
** “You Want It Darker,” Leonard Cohen
“The Promise,” Chris Cornell
“Run,” Foo Fighters
“No Good,” Kaleo
“Go To War,” Nothing More

Best Rock Song
“Atlas, Rise!,” James Hetfield & Lars Ulrich, songwriters (Metallica)
“Blood in the Cut,” JT Daly & Kristine Flaherty, songwriters (K.Flay)
“Go to War,” Ben Anderson, Jonny Hawkins, Will Hoffman, Daniel Oliver, David Pramik & Mark Vollelunga, songwriters (Nothing More)
** “Run,” Foo Fighters, songwriters (Foo Fighters)
“The Stage,” Zachary Baker, Brian Haner, Matthew Sanders, Jonathan Seward & Brooks Wackerman, songwriters (Avenged Sevenfold)

Best Rock Album
Emperor of Sand, Mastodon
Hardwired … to Self-Destruct, Metallica
The Stories We Tell Ourselves, Nothing More
Villains, Queens of the Stone Age
** A Deeper Understanding, The War on Drugs

Best Alternative Music Album
Everything Now, Arcade Fire
Humanz, Gorillaz
American Dream, LCD Soundsystem
Pure Comedy, Father John Misty
** Sleep Well Beast, The National

Best R&B Performance
“Get You,” Daniel Caesar featuring Kali Uchis
“Distraction,” Kehlani
“High,” Ledisi
** “That’s What I Like,” Bruno Mars
“The Weekend,” SZA

Best Traditional R&B Performance
“Laugh and Move On,” The Baylor Project
** “Redbone,” Childish Gambino
“What I’m Feelin’,” Anthony Hamilton featuring The Hamiltones|
“All the Way,” Ledisi
“Still,” Mali Music

Best R&B Song
“First Began,” PJ Morton, songwriter (PJ Morton)
“Location,” Alfredo Gonzalez, Olatunji Ige, Samuel David Jiminez, Christopher McClenney, Khalid Robinson & Joshua Scruggs, songwriters (Khalid)
“Redbone,” Donald Glover & Ludwig Goransson, songwriters (Childish Gambino)
“Supermodel,” Tyran Donaldson, Terrence Henderson, Greg Landfair Jr., Solana Rowe & Pharrell Williams, songwriters (SZA)
** “That’s What I Like,” Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus & Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)

Best Urban Contemporary Album
Free 6LACK, 6LACK
Awaken, My Love!, Childish Gambino
American Teen, Khalid
Ctrl, SZA
** Starboy, The Weeknd

Best R&B Album
Freudian, Daniel Caesar
Let Love Rule, Ledisi
** 24K Magic, Bruno Mars
Gumbo, PJ Morton
Feel the Real, Musiq Soulchild

Best Rap Performance
“Bounce Back,” Big Sean
“Bodak Yellow,” Cardi B
“4:44,” Jay-Z
** “Humble,” Kendrick Lamar
“Bad and Boujee,” Migos featuring Lil Uzi Vert

Best Rap/Sung Performance
“PRBLMS,” 6LACK
“Crew,” Goldlink featuring Brent Faiyaz & Shy Glizzy
“Family Feud,” Jay-Z featuring Beyoncé
** “Loyalty” Kendrick Lamar featuring Rihanna
“Love Galore,” SZA featuring Travis Scott

Best Rap Song
“Bodak Yellow,” Dieuson Octave, Klenord Raphael, Shaftizm, Jordan Thorpe, Washpoppin & J White, songwriters (Cardi B)
“Chase Me,” Judah Bauer, Brian Burton, Hector Delgado, Jaime Meline, Antwan Patton, Michael Render, Russell Simins & Jon Spencer,
songwriters (Danger Mouse featuring Run The Jewels & Big Boi)
** “Humble,” Duckworth, Asheton Hogan & M. Williams II, songwriters (Kendrick Lamar)
“Sassy,” Gabouer & M. Evans, songwriters (Rapsody)
“The Story of O.J.,” Shawn Carter & Dion Wilson, songwriters (Jay-Z)

Best Rap Album
4:44, Jay-Z
** DAMN., Kendrick Lamar
Culture, Migos
Laila’s Wisdom, Rapsody
Flower Boy, Tyler, The Creator

Best Country Solo Performance
“Body Like a Back Road,” Sam Hunt
“Losing You,” Alison Krauss
“Tin Man,” Miranda Lambert
“I Could Use a Love Song,” Maren Morris
** “Either Way,” Chris Stapleton

Best Country Duo/Group Performance
“It Ain’t My Fault,” Brothers Osborne
“My Old Man,” Zac Brown Band
“You Look Good,” Lady Antebellum
** “Better Man,” Little Big Town
“Drinkin’ Problem,” Midland

Best Country Song
“Better Man,” Taylor Swift, songwriter (Little Big Town)
“Body Like A Back Road,” Zach Crowell, Sam Hunt, Shane McAnally & Josh Osborne, songwriters (Sam Hunt)
** “Broken Halos,” Mike Henderson & Chris Stapleton, songwriters (Chris Stapleton)
“Drinkin’ Problem,” Jess Carson, Cameron Duddy, Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne & Mark Wystrach, songwriters (Midland)
“Tin Man,” Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert & Jon Randall, songwriters (Miranda Lambert)

Best Country Album
Cosmic Hallelujah, Kenny Chesney
Heart Break, Lady Antebellum
The Breaker, Little Big Town
Life Changes, Thomas Rhett
** From A Room: Volume 1, Chris Stapleton

Best Latin Pop Album
Lo Único Constante, Alex Cuba
Mis Planes Son Amarte, Juanes
Amar Y Vivir En Vivo Desde La Ciudad De México, 2017, La Santa Cecilia
Musas (Un Homenaje Al Folclore Latinoamericano En Manos De Los Macorinos), Natalia Lafourcade
** El Dorado, Shakira

Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album
Ayo, Bomba Estéreo
Pa’ Fuera, C4 Trío & Desorden Público
Salvavidas De Hielo, Jorge Drexler
El Paradise, Los Amigos Invisibles
** Residente, Residente

Best Spoken Word Album
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, Neil Degrasse Tyson
Born to Run, Bruce Springsteen
Confessions Of A Serial Songwriter, Shelly Peiken
Our Revolution: A Future to Believe In (Bernie Sanders) — Bernie Sanders And Mark Ruffalo
** The Princess Diarist, Carrie Fisher

Best Comedy Album
** The Age Of Spin & Deep In The Heart Of Texas, Dave Chappelle
Cinco, Jim Gaffigan
Jerry Before Seinfeld, Jerry Seinfeld
A Speck of Dust, Sarah Silverman
What Now?, Kevin Hart

Best Musical Theater Album
Come From Away, Ian Eisendrath, August Eriksmoen, David Hein, David Lai & Irene Sankoff, producers; David Hein & Irene Sankoff, composers/lyricists (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
** Dear Evan Hansen, Ben Platt, principal soloist; Alex Lacamoire, Stacey Mindich, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, producers; Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, composers/lyricists (Original Broadway Cast Recording)
Hello, Dolly!, Bette Midler, principal soloist; Steven Epstein, producer (Jerry Herman, composer & lyricist) (New Broadway Cast Recording)

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media
Baby Driver (Various Artists)
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2 (Various Artists)
Hidden Figures: The Album (Various Artists)
** La La Land (Various Artists)
Moana: The Songs (Various Artists)

Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media
Arrival, Jóhann Jóhannsson, composer
Dunkirk, Hans Zimmer, composer
Game of Thrones: Season 7, Ramin Djawadi, composer
Hidden Figures, Benjamin Wallfisch, Pharrell Williams & Hans Zimmer, composers
** La La Land, Justin Hurwitz, composer

Best Song Written For Visual Media
“City of Stars,” Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, songwriters (Ryan Gosling & Emma Stone)
** “How Far I’ll Go,” Lin-Manuel Miranda, songwriter (Auli’i Cravalho)
“I Don’t Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker),” Jack Antonoff, Sam Dew & Taylor Swift, songwriters (Zayn & Taylor Swift)
“Never Give Up,” Sia Furler & Greg Kurstin, songwriters (Sia)
“Stand Up For Something, ” Common & Diane Warren, songwriters (Andra Day Featuring Common)

Best Music Video
“Up All Night,” Beck
“Makeba,” Jain
“The Story Of O.J.,” Jay-Z
** “Humble,” Kendrick Lamar
“1-800-273-8255,” Logic Featuring Alessia Cara & Khalid

Read more about the Grammy Awards in Slate.

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