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Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars And The Rest Of 2018's Grammy Award Winners

Also among winners are Childish Gambino and the Weeknd.

The 60th Grammy Awards aired on Sunday night in New York and brought the heat by opening up with a dope performance from Kendrick Lamar.

Before the show began, Kendrick Lamar scored big by landing four awards: Best Music Video, Best Rap Song and Best Rap Performance for his song HUMBLE. He also won Best Rap/Sung Performance for his song LOYALTY feat. Rihanna.


Bruno Mars also took three awards before the show began, starting with Best R&B song for That's What I Like.

The song also took home Best R&B Performance. 

Lastly, Bruno Mars takes home Best R&B Album for "24K Magic."

Childish Gambino took home Best Traditional R&B Performance while the Weeknd wonBest Urban Contemporary Album for Starboy.

Here's the full list of winners across the categories:

Best New Artist:

Alessia Cara -- WINNER

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 & Coldplay

"Despacito" — Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber

"Thunder" — Imagine Dragons

"Feel It Still" — Portugal. The Man -- WINNER

"Stay" — Zedd & 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 -- WINNER

Best Pop Vocal Album:

Kaleidoscope EP — Coldplay

Lust for Life — Lana Del Rey

Evolve — Imagine Dragons

Rainbow — Kesha

Joanne — Lady Gaga

÷ (Divide) — Ed Sheeran -- WINNER

Best Dance Recording:

"Bambro Koyo Ganda" — Bonobo Featuring Innov Gnawa

"Cola" — Camelphat & Elderbrook

"Andromeda" — Gorillaz Featuring DRAM

"Tonite" — LCD Soundsystem -- WINNER

"Line Of Sight" — Odesza Featuring WYNNE & Mansionair

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album:

What If — The Jerry Douglas Band

Spirit — Alex Han

Mount Royal — Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge

Prototype — Jeff Lorber Fusion -- WINNER

Bad Hombre — Antonio Sanchez

Best Rock Performance:

"You Want It Darker" — Leonard Cohen -- WINNER

"The Promise" — Chris Cornell

"Run" — Foo Fighters

"No Good" — Kaleo

"Go To War" — Nothing More

Best Metal Performance:

"Invisible Enemy" — August Burns Red

"Black Hoodie" — Body Count

"Forever" — Code Orange

"Sultan’s Curse" — Mastodon -- WINNER

"Clockworks" — Meshuggah

Best Rock Song:

"Atlas, Rise!" — Metallica

"Blood In The Cut" — K.Flay

"Go To War" — Nothing More

"Run" — Foo Fighters -- WINNER

"The Stage" — 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 -- WINNER

Best Alternative Music Album:

Everything Now — Arcade Fire

Humanz — Gorillaz

American Dream — LCD Soundsystem

Pure Comedy — Father John Misty

Sleep Well Beast — The National -- WINNER

Best R&B Performance:

"Get You" — Daniel Caesar Featuring Kali Uchis

"Distraction" — Kehlani

"High" — Ledisi

"That’s What I Like" — Bruno Mars -- WINNER

"The Weekend" — SZA

Best Traditional R&B Performance:

"Laugh And Move On" — The Baylor Project

"Redbone" — Childish Gambino -- WINNER

"What I’m Feelin'" — Anthony Hamilton Featuring The Hamiltones|

"All The Way" — Ledisi

"Still" — Mali Music

Best R&B Song:

"First Began" — PJ Morton

"Location" — Khalid

"Redbone" — Childish Gambino

"Supermodel" — SZA

"That’s What I Like" — Bruno Mars -- WINNER

Best Urban Contemporary Album:

Free 6LACK — 6LACK

"Awaken, My Love!" — Childish Gambino

American Teen — Khalid

Ctrl — SZA

Starboy — The Weeknd -- WINNER

Best R&B Album:

Freudian — Daniel Caesar

Let Love Rule — Ledisi

24K Magic — Bruno Mars -- WINNER

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 -- WINNER

"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 -- WINNER

"Love Galore" — SZA Featuring Travis Scott

Best Rap Song:

"Bodak Yellow" — Cardi B 

"Chase Me" — Danger Mouse Featuring Run The Jewels & Big Boi

"HUMBLE." — Kendrick Lamar WINNER

"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 -- WINNER

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 -- WINNER

"Drinkin’ Problem" — Midland

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 New Age Album:

Reflection — Brian Eno

SongVersation: Medicine — India.Arie

Dancing On Water — Peter Kater -- WINNER

Sacred Journey Of Ku-Kai, Volume 5 — Kitaro

Spiral Revelation — Steve Roach

Best Improvised Jazz Solo:

"Can’t Remember Why" — Sara Caswell, soloist

"Dance Of Shiva" — Billy Childs, soloist

"Whisper Not" — Fred Hersch, soloist

"Miles Beyond" — John McLaughlin, soloist -- WINNER

"Ilimba" — Chris Potter, soloist

Best Jazz Vocal Album:

The Journey — The Baylor Project

A Social Call — Jazzmeia Horn

Bad Ass and Blind — Raul Midón

Porter Plays Porter — Randy Porter Trio With Nancy King

Dreams and Daggers — Cécile McLorin Salvant -- WINNER

Best Jazz Instrumental Album:

Uptown, Downtown — Bill Charlap Trio

Rebirth — Billy Childs -- WINNER

Project Freedom –Joey DeFrancesco & The People

Open Book — Fred Hersch

The Dreamer Is the Dream — Chris Potter

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album:

MONK’estra Vol. 2 — John Beasley

Jigsaw — Alan Ferber Big Band

Bringin’ It — Christian McBride Big Band -- WINNER

Homecoming — Vince Mendoza & WDR Big Band Cologne

Whispers on the Wind — Chuck Owen And The Jazz Surge

Best Latin Jazz Album:

Hybrido – From Rio To Wayne Shorter — Antonio Adolfo

Oddara — Jane Bunnett & Maqueque

Outra Coisa – The Music Of Moacir Santos — Anat Cohen & Marcello Gonçalves

Típico — Miguel Zenón

Jazz Tango — Pablo Ziegler Trio -- WINNER

Best Gospel Performance/Song:

"Too Hard Not To" — Tina Campbell

"You Deserve It" — JJ Hairston & Youthful Praise Featuring Bishop Cortez Vaughn

"Better Days" — Le’Andria

"My Life" — The Walls Group

"Never Have To Be Alone" — CeCe Winans -- WINNER

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song:

"Oh My Soul" — Casting Crowns

"Clean" — Natalie Grant

"What A Beautiful Name" — Hillsong Worship -- WINNER

"Even If" — MercyMe

"Hills And Valleys" — Tauren Wells

Best Gospel Album:

Crossover: Live From Music City — Travis Greene

Bigger Than Me — Le’Andria

Close — Marvin Sapp

Sunday Song — Anita Wilson

Let Them Fall in Love — CeCe Winans -- WINNER

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album:

Rise — Danny Gokey

Echoes (Deluxe Edition) — Matt Maher

Lifer — MercyMe

Hills and Valleys — Tauren Wells

Chain Breaker — Zach Williams -- WINNER

Best Roots Gospel Album:

The Best Of the Collingsworth Family – Volume 1 — The Collingsworth Family

Give Me Jesus — Larry Cordle

Resurrection — Joseph Habedank

Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope — Reba McEntire -- WINNER

Hope for All Nations — Karen Peck & New River

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 -- WINNER

Congrats to all the winners so far! We're excited to see who else takes an award home. Jay-Z has yet to take home an award at the time of publication but leads this year's nominations pool with eight nods, including album of the year for 4:44

Who are you hoping to see win?















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