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Monday, February 09, 2009

Grammy Award 2009 Winner

The 51st Annual Grammy Awards took place on February 8, 2009, and was broadcast HD on CBS in the Staples Center, United States. And the winners are :

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

Record of the Year
WINNER: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - "Please Read the Letter"

Song of the Year
WINNER: Coldplay - "Viva la Vida"

Best New Artist
WINNER: Adele

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
WINNER: Adele - "Chasing Pavements"

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
WINNER : John Mayer - "Say"

Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals
WINNER: Coldplay - "Viva la Vida"

Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals
WINNER: Robert Plant & Alison Krauss - "Rich Woman"

Best Dance Recording
WINNER: "Harder Better Faster Stronger" - Daft Punk
Thomas Bangalter & Guy Manuel de Homem-Christo, producers; Thomas Bangalter & Guy Manuel de Homem-Christo, mixers
Track from: Alive 2007

Best Electronic/Dance Album
WINNER: Alive 2007 - Daft Punk

Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
WINNER: "Gravity" - John Mayer
Track from: Where The Light Is -- Live In Los Angeles

Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals
WINNER: Kings Of Leon - "Sex on Fire"

Best Hard Rock Performance
WINNER: The Mars Volta - "Wax Simulacra"

Best Metal Performance
WINNER: "My Apocalypse" - Metallica
Track from: Death Magnetic

Best Rock Song
WINNER: "Girls In Their Summer Clothes" - Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)
Track from: Magic

Best Rock Album
WINNER: Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends - Coldplay

Best Alternative Music Album
WINNER: In Rainbows - Radiohead

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
WINNER: "Superwoman" - Alicia Keys
Track from: As I Am

Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
WINNER: "Miss Independent" - Ne-Yo
Track from: Year of the Gentleman

Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals
WINNER: "Stay With Me (By the Sea)" - Al Green (featuring John Legend)
Track from: Lay It Down

Best Urban/Alternative Performance
WINNER: "Be OK" - Chrisette Michele (featuring will.i.am)
Track from: I Am

Best R&B Song
WINNER: "Miss Independent" - Mikkel S. Eriksen, T.E. Hermansen & S. Smith, songwriters (Ne-Yo)
Track from: Year of the Gentleman

Best R&B Album
WINNER: Jennifer Hudson - Jennifer Hudson

Best Contemporary R&B Album
WINNER: Growing Pains - Mary J. Blige

Best Rap Solo Performance
WINNER: "A Milli" - Lil Wayne
Track from: Tha Carter III

Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
WINNER: "Swagga Like Us" - Jay-z & T.I. (Kanye West & Lil Wayne)

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
WINNER: "American Boy" - Estelle (featuring Kanye West)
Track from: Shine

Best Rap Song
WINNER: "Lollipop" - D. Carter, S. Garrett, D. Harrison, J. Scheffer & R. Zamor, songwriters (Lil Wayne Featuring Static Major)
Track from: Tha Carter III

Best Rap Album
WINNER : The Carter III - Lil Wayne

Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
WINNER: "Down To Earth" (From Wall-E) - Peter Gabriel & Thomas Newman, songwriters (Peter Gabriel)

Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
WINNER: Juno - (Various Artists)

Best Score Soundtrack Album For A Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
WINNER: The Dark Knight - James Newton Howard & Hans Zimmer, composers

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical
WINNER:Rick Rubin
· Death Magnetic (Metallica)
· Home Before Dark (Neil Diamond)
· Mercy (Dancing For The Death Of An Imaginary Enemy)
· Seeing Things (Jakob Dylan)
· Weezer (Red Album (Weezer)

Best Short Form Music Video
WINNER:"Pork and Beans" - Weezer
Mathew Cullen, video director; Bernard Rahill, video producer


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