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The 54th Grammy Awards: Did you watch?



The Grammys, the most important awards show for music, was last night. Were you one of the millions who tuned in? There was a touching tribute to Whitney Houston. A creeptastic performance from Nicki Minaj. And a Brit babe with a golden voice who walked away a big winner.


Didn’t get a chance to watch all of the musical fun? Don’t worry! GL’s got you covered on all the big award winners…and who we really think should have won.


Record of the Year

"Rolling In The Deep" – Adele (Winner and GL’s pick)

"Holocene" - Bon Iver

"Grenade" - Bruno Mars

"The Cave" - Mumford & Sons

"Firework" - Katy Perry


Album of the Year

"21" – Adele (Winner)

"Wasting Light" - Foo Fighters

"Born This Way" - Lady Gaga (GL’s pick)

"Doo-Wops & Hooligans" - Bruno Mars

"Loud" - Rihanna


Song of the Year

"All Of The Lights" - Jeff Bhasker, Malik Jones, Warren Trotter & Kanye West, songwriters (Kanye West, Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie)

"The Cave" - Ted Dwane, Ben Lovett, Marcus Mumford & Country Winston, songwriters (Mumford & Sons)

"Grenade" - Brody Brown, Claude Kelly, Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine, Bruno Mars & Andrew Wyatt, songwriters (Bruno Mars)

"Holocene" - Justin Vernon, songwriter (Bon Iver)

"Rolling in the Deep" - Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth, songwriters (Adele) (Winner and GL’s pick)


Best New Artist

The Band Perry (GL’s pick)

Bon Iver (Winner)

J. Cole

Nicki Minaj

Skrillex


Best Pop Solo Performance

"Someone Like You" – Adele (Winner and GL’s pick)

"Yoü And I" - Lady Gaga

"Grenade" - Bruno Bars

"Firework" - Katy Perry

"... Perfect" - Pink


Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

"Body And Soul" - Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse (Winner)

"Dearest" - The Black Keys

"Paradise" - Coldplay

"Pumped Up Kicks" - Foster the People

"Moves Like Jagger" - Maroon 5 & Christina Aguilera (GL’s pick)


Best Pop Vocal Album

"21" – Adele (Winner)

"The Lady Killer" - Cee Lo Green

"Born This Way" - Lady Gaga (GL’s pick)

"Doo-Wops & Hooligans" - Bruno Mars

"Loud" – Rihanna


Best Rap Album

"Watch The Throne" - Jay-Z & Kanye West

"Tha Carter IV" - Lil Wayne

"Lasers" - Lupe Fiasco

"Pink Friday" - Nicki Minaj (GL’s pick)

"My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy" - Kanye West (Winner)


Best Country Album

"My Kinda Party" - Jason Aldean

"Chief" - Eric Church

"Own The Night" - Lady Antebellum (Winner)

"Red River Blue" - Blake Shelton

"Here For A Good Time" - George Strait

"Speak Now" - Taylor Swift (GL’s pick)


Snag a recap of the biggest moments from last night below…
 

Do you think the voters got it right? Did all your faves come out as winners? Blog about it, babes.
 
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BY RACHAEL ELLENBOGEN ON 2/13/2012 11:00:00 AM

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