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Highlights from the 2016 #Grammy Awards

Awards season continue on Monday with the biggest night in music – the Grammys.

Here’s what went down at the 58th annual Grammy Awards which is took place at Los Angeles’ Staples Center.

*Taylor Swift opened the Grammy Awards with ‘Out of the Woods‘ performance.

 

*First award of the night

Best Rap Album

2014 Forest Hills Drive — J. Cole

Compton — Dr. Dre

If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late — Drake

To Pimp A Butterfly — Kendrick Lamar

The Pinkprint — Nicki Minaj

 

*Ariana Grande introduced the next Performance, The Weekend.

*Next, Selena Gomez introduced the next performance. First time Grammy nominees Andra day and Ellie Goulding singing ‘Love me like you do.’

 

*Best Country Album

Montevallo — Sam Hunt

Pain Killer — Little Big Town

The Blade — Ashley Monroe

Pageant Material — Kacey Musgraves

Traveller — Chris Stapleton

 

*Kicking off the all-star tribute to Music Cares ‘Person Of The Year’ Lionel Richie were John Legend, Demi Lovato ,Luke Bryan, Meghan Trainor and Tyrese. The legend later joined the stars to perform.

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Lionel Richie back stage after his performance.

*Country music group, Little Big Town hit the stage next with “Girl Crush.”

 

*Song of the Year
Alright – Kendrick Lamar Duckworth, Mark Anthony Spears & Pharrell Williams(Kendrick Lamar)

Blank Space – Max Martin, Shellback & Taylor Swift

Girl Crush – Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna & Liz Rose (Little Big Town)

See You Again – Andrew Cedar, Justin Franks, Charles Puth & Cameron Thomaz (Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth)

Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran & Amy Wadge

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Ed Sheeran and Amy Wadge after winning song of the year.

*Next, the Eagles honour Glenn Frey who’s untimely passing is a huge loss for the music community.

*Grammy award winner, Kendrick Lamar gave the best performance of the night

   

*Best Rock Performance
“Don’t Wanna Fight” — Alabama Shakes

“What Kind Of Man” — Florence + The Machine

“Something From Nothing” — Foo Fighters

“Ex’s & Oh’s” — Elle King

“Moaning Lisa Smile” — Wolf Alice

 

*10-time Grammy award winner, Adele performs “All l Ask.”

*Meghan Trainor wins Best New Artist.

*Justin Bieber performed at the Grammys

  
*Lady Gaga celebrates the enduring legacy of one of her hores,David Bowie.

*Run D MC wins The Recording Academy Special Merit Award.

*Earth Wind & Fire accepted their Lifetime Achievement Award in memory of Maurice White.

*Album of the Year
Sound & Color – Alabama Shakes

To Pimp a Butterfly – Kendrick Lamar

Traveller – Chris Stapleton

1989 – Taylor Swift

Beauty Behind the Madness – The Weeknd

 

*Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars wins Record of the year

That’s a wrap on the 58th Grammys!

For the full list of winners, head over to OSG Grammys2016 List

 

 

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