Monday, February 9, 2009

GRAMMY WINNERS RECAP


Album of the Year: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, Raising Sand

Best Rap Album: Lil Wayne, Tha Carter III



Best Female R&B Vocal Performance: Alicia Keys; " Superwoman

Best New Artist: Adele

Song of the Year: Coldplay, "Viva la Vida"

Best R&B Album: Jennifer Hudson, Jennifer Hudson
Best Urban/Alternative Performance: Chrisette Michele Featuring will.i.am, "Be OK"

Industry Icon Award: Clive Davis

Best R&B Song: Ne-Yo, "Miss Independent"
Best Rock Song: Bruce Springsteen, "Girls in Their Summer Clothes"
Best Contemporary R&B Album: Mary J. Blige, Growing Pains

Best Male R&B Vocal Performance: Ne-Yo, "Miss Independent"

Best Rap Song: Lil Wayne Featuring Static Major, "Lollipop"

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Estelle Featuring Kanye West, "American Boy"

Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group: Jay-Z and T.I. Featuring Kanye West and Lil Wayne, "Swagga Like Us"

Best Rap Solo Performance: Lil Wayne, "A Milli"

Best Reggae Album: Burning Spear, Jah Is Real

Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album: Kirk Franklin, The Fight of My Life

Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album: CeCe Winans, Thy Kingdom Come

Best Gospel Song: Kirk Franklin, "Help Me Believe"

Best Gospel Performance: Mary Mary, "Get Up"

Best Jazz Vocal Album: Cassandra Wilson, Loverly