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The 52nd Grammys: Discussion Post V

The 52nd Grammys
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM on CBS


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Best Dance Recording
WINNER: "Poker Face" - Lady Gaga
"Boom Boom Pow" - Black Eyed Peas
"When Love Takes Over" - David Guetta & Kelly Rowland
"Celebration" - Madonna
"Womanizer" - Britney Spears

Best Electronic/Dance Album
WINNER: The Fame - Lady Gaga
Divided By Night - The Crystal Method
One Love - David Guetta
Party Rock - LMFAO
Yes - Pet Shop Boys

Best Female Country Vocal Performance
WINNER: "White Horse" - Taylor Swift
"Dead Flowers" - Miranda Lambert
"I Just Call You Mine" - Martina McBride
"Just a Dream" - Carrie Underwood
"Solitary Thinkin'" - Lee Ann Womack

Best Male Country Vocal Performance
WINNER: "Sweet Thing" - Keith Urban
"All I Ask For Anymore" - Trace Adkins
"People Are Crazy" - Billy Currington
"High Cost of Living" - Jamey Johnson
"Living for the Night" - George Strait

Best Country Performance by a Duo/Group With Vocals
WINNER: "I Run to You" - Lady Antebellum
"Cowgirls Don't Cry" - Brooks & Dunn
"Chicken Fried" - Zac Brown Band
"Here Comes Goodbye" - Rascal Flatts
"It Happens" - Sugarland

Best Country Collaboration w/ Vocals
WINNER: "I Told You So" - Carrie Underwood & Randy Travis
"Beautiful World" - Dierks Bentley & Patty Griffin
"Down the Road" - Kenny Chesney & Mac McAnally
"Start a Band" - Brad Paisley & Keith Urban
"Everything But Quits" - Lee Ann Womack & George Strait

Best Country Song
WINNER: "White Horse" - Taylor Swift
"All I Ask For Anymore" - Trace Adkins
"High Cost of Living" - Jamey Johnson
"I Run to You" - Lady Antebellum
"People Are Crazy" - Billy Currington

Best Bluegrass Album
WINNER: The Crow/New Songs For The Five-String Banjo - Steve Martin
Could We Get Any Closer? - Jim Lauderdale
Buckaroo Blue Grass - Michael Martin Murphey
Almost Live - Bryan Sutton And Friends
Destination Life - Rhonda Vincent

Best Children's Music Album
WINNER: Family Time - Ziggy Marley
American Heroes #3 - Jonathan Sprout
Banjo to Beatbox - Cathy & Marcy & Christylez Bacon
Great Day - Milkshake
Jumpin' & Jammin' - Greg & Steve
Pete Seeger Tribute - Ageless Kids' Songs - Buck Howdy

Best Spoken Word Album
WINNER: Always Looking Up - Michael J. Fox
Jonathan Winters - A Very Special Time - Jonathan Winters
The Lincoln-Douglas Debates - Richard Dreyfuss & David Strathairn
The Maltese Falcon - Various Artists Including Michael Madsen, Sandra Oh, Edward Herrmann & OthersYuri Rasovsky
We Can Have Peace In The Holy Land - Jimmy Carter
Wishful Drinking - Carrie Fisher

Best Musical Show Album
WINNER: West Side Story
9 to 5 the Musical
Ain't Misbehavin'
Shrek the Musical

Best Compilation Soundtrack Album
WINNER: Slumdog Millionaire
Cadillac Records - Various Artists
Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds
True Blood

Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
WINNER: "Jai Ho" (From Slumdog Millionaire
"All Is Love" (From Where the Wild Things Are)
"Decode" (From Twilight))
"Once In A Lifetime" (From Cadillac Records)
"The Wrestler" (From The Wrestler)

Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical
WINNER: "When Love Takes Over" (Electro Extended Remix) - David Guetta, remixer (David Guetta Featuring Kelly Rowland)
"Don't Believe in Love" (Dennis Ferrer Objektivity Mix) - Dennis Ferrer, remixer (Dido)
"The Girl and the Robot" (Jean Elan Remix) - Jean Elan, remixer (Röyksopp)
"I Want You" (Dave Aude Remix) - Dave Aude, remixer (Dean Coleman Featuring DCLA)
"No You Girls" (Trentemøller Remix) - Anders Trentemøller, remixer (Franz Ferdinand)

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
WINNER: "Make It Mine" - Jason Mraz
"This Time" - John Legend
"Love You" - Maxwell
"If You Don't Know Me by Now" - Seal
"All About The Love Again" - Stevie Wonder

Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals
WINNER: "I Gotta Feeling" - Black Eyed Peas
"We Weren't Born To Follow" - Bon Jovi
"Never Say Never" - The Fray
"Sara Smile" - Daryl Hall & John Oates
"Kids" - MGMT

Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals
WINNER: "Lucky - Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat
"Sea of Heartbreak" - Rosanne Cash & Bruce Springsteen
"Love Sex Magic" - Ciara & Justin Timberlake
"Baby, It's Cold Outside" - Norah Jones & Willie Nelson
"Breathe" - Taylor Swift & Colbie Caillat

Best Pop Instrumental Album
WINNER: Potato Hole - Booker T. Jones
In Boston - Chris Botti
Legacy - Hiroshima
Modern Art - The Rippingtons Featuring Russ Freeman
Down the Wire - Spyro Gyra

Best Pop Vocal Album
WINNER: The E.N.D. - Black Eyed Peas
Breakthrough - Colbie Caillat
All I Ever Wanted - Kelly Clarkson
The Fray - The Fray
Funhouse - Pink

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
WINNER: "Michael Bublé Meets Madison Square Garden" - Michael Bublé
"A Swingin' Christmas" - Tony Bennett
"Your Songs" - Harry Connick, Jr.
"Liza's at The Palace...!" - Liza Minnelli
"American Classic" - Willie Nelson

Best Rock Solo Vocal Performance
WINNER: "Working On A Dream" - Bruce Springsteen
"Beyond Here Lies Nothin'" - Bob Dylan
"Change In The Weather" - John Fogerty
"Dreamer" - Prince
"Fork in the Road" - Neil Young

Best Rock Performance By a Duo/Group w/ Vocals
WINNER: "Use Somebody" - Kings of Leon
"Can't Find My Way Home" - Eric Clapton & Steve Winwood
"Life in Technicolor II" - Coldplay
"21 Guns" - Green Day
"I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight" - U2

Best Hard Rock Performance
WINNER: "War Machine" - AC/DC
"Check My Brain" - Alice in Chains
"What I've Done" (Live) - Linkin Park
"The Unforgiven III" - Metallica
"Burn It to the Ground" - Nickelback

Best Metal Performance
WINNER: "Dissident Aggressor" - Judas Priest
"Set to Fail" - Lamb of God
"Head Crusher" - Megadeth
"Señor Peligro" - Ministry
"Hate Worldwide" - Slayer

Best Rock Instrumental Performance
WINNER: "A Day in the Life" - Jeff Beck
"Warped Sister" - Booker T. Jones
"Playing With Fire" - Brad Paisley
"Mr. Surfer Goes Jazzin'" - Brian Setzer Orchestra
"Now We Run" - Steve Vai

Best Rock Song
WINNER: "Use Somebody" - Kings of Leon
"The Fixer" - Pearl Jam
"I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight" - U2
"21 Guns" - Green Day
"Working On A Dream" - Bruce Springsteen

Best Alternative Music Album
WINNER: Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix - Phoenix
Everything That Happens Will Happen Today - David Byrne & Brian Eno
The Open Door EP - Death Cab For Cutie
Sounds of the Universe - Depeche Mode
It's Blitz! - Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
WINNER: "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)" - Beyoncé
"It Kills Me" - Melanie Fiona
"That Was Then" - Lalah Hathaway
"Goin' Thru Changes" - Ledisi
"Lions, Tigers & Bears" - Jazmine Sullivan

Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
WINNER: "Pretty Wings" - Maxwell
"The Point Of It All" - Anthony Hamilton
"SoBeautiful" - Musiq Soulchild
"Under" - Pleasure P
"There Goes My Baby" - Charlie Wilson

Best R&B Performance By a Duo/Group W/ Vocals
WINNER: "Blame It" - Jamie Foxx & T-Pain
"Chocolate High" - India.Arie & Musiq Soulchild
"IfULeave" - Musiq Soulchild & Mary J. Blige
"Higher Ground" - Robert Randolph & The Clark Sisters
"Love Has Finally Come at Last" - Calvin Richardson & Ann Nesby

Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance
WINNER: "At Last" - Beyoncé
"Soul Music" - Anthony Hamilton
"Don't Let Me Be Lonely Tonight" - Boney James & Quinn
"Sow Love" - Ann Nesby
"Woman Gotta Have It" - Calvin Richardson

Best Urban/Alternative Performance
WINNER: "Pearls" - India.Arie & Dobet Gnahore
"Daykeeper" - The Foreign Exchange
"All Matter" - Robert Glasper & Bilal
"A Tale Of Two" - Eric Roberson, Ben O'Neill & Michelle Thompson
"Blend" - Tonex

Best R&B Song
WINNER: "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)" - Beyoncé
"Blame It" - Jamie Foxx & T-Pain
"Lions, Tigers & Bears" - Jazmine Sullivan
"Pretty Wings" - Maxwell
"Under" - Pleasure P

Best R&B Album
WINNER: BLACKsummers'night - Maxwell
The Point Of It All - Anthony Hamilton
Testimony: Vol. 2, Love & Politics - India.Arie
Turn Me Loose - Ledisi
Uncle Charlie - Charlie Wilson

Best Contemporary R&B Album
WINNER: "I Am... Sasha Fierce" - Beyoncé
"Intuition" - Jamie Foxx
"The Introduction of Marcus Cooper" - Pleasure P
"Ready" - Trey Songz
"Thr33 Ringz" - T-Pain

Best Rap Solo Performance
WINNER: "D.O.A. (Death Of Auto-Tune)" - Jay-Z
"Best I Ever Had" - Drake
"Beautiful" - Eminem
"Day 'N' Nite" - Kid Cudi
"Casa Bey" - Mos Def

Best Rap Performance By a Duo/Group
WINNER: "Crack A Bottle" - Eminem, Dr. Dre & 50 Cent
"Too Many Rappers" - Beastie Boys & Nas
"Money Goes, Honey Stay" - Fabolous & Jay-Z
"Make Her Say" - Kid Cudi, Kanye West & Common
"Amazing" - Kanye West & Young Jeezy

Best Rap Song
WINNER: "Run This Town" - Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West
"Best I Ever Had" - Drake
"Day 'N' Nite" - Kid Cudi
"Dead and Gone" - T.I. & Justin Timberlake
"D.O.A. (Death Of Auto-Tune)" - Jay-Z

Best Rap Album
WINNER: Relapse - Eminem
Universal Mind Control - Common
R.O.O.T.S. - Flo Rida
The Ecstatic - Mos Def
The Renaissance - Q-Tip

Best Short Form Music Video
WINNER: "Boom Boom Pow" - The Black Eyed Peas
"Mr. Hurricane" - Beast
"Life in Technicolor II" - Coldplay
"Wrong" - Depeche Mode
"Her Morning Elegance" - Oren Lavie

Best Long Form Music Video
WINNER: "The Beatles Love — All Together Now" - Various Artists
"In Boston" - Chris Botti
"Johnny Cash's America" - (Johnny Cash)
"Anita O'Day — The Life Of A Jazz Singer" - Anita O'Day
"Love, Pain & The Whole Crazy World Tour Live" - Keith Urban

Lady Gaga performs and shows us The Fame Factory and Elton John makes an appearance.

Song of the Year presented by Stephen Colbert and his iPad
WINNER: "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" – Beyoncé
"Poker Face" – Lady Gaga
"Pretty Wings" – Maxwell
"Use Somebody" – Kings of Leon
"You Belong With Me" – Taylor Swift

Green Day and the American Idiot Cast Performs (introduced by Jennifer Lopez)

Best Country Album presented by Josh Duhamel and Kristen Bell
WINNER: Fearless - Taylor Swift
The Foundation - Zac Brown Band
Twang - George Strait
Defying Gravity - Keith Urban
Call Me Crazy - Lee Ann Womack

Beyonce takes the stage (introduced by Simon Baker). Sings "If I Were A Boy" and Alanis Morisette's "You Oughta Know".

Pink performs "Glitter In The Air" the air (introduced by Seal)

Best New Artist (presented by Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban)
WINNER: Zac Brown Band
Keri Hilson
Silversun Pickups
The Ting Tings

Black Eyed Peas perform "Imma Be" and "I Gotta Feeling" (introduced by Miley Cyrus)

Lady Antebellum Performs (introduced by The Jonas Brothers)

Best Comedy Album (presented by Juanes and Kaley Cuoco)
WINNER: A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! – Stephen Colbert
Back from the Dead – Spinal Tap
Internet Leaks – "Weird Al" Yankovic
My Weakness Is Strong – Patton Oswalt
Suckin' It for the Holidays – Kathy Griffin
Tall, Dark & Chicano – George Lopez

Record of the Year (presented by Norah Jones and Ringo Starr)
WINNER: "Use Somebody" – Kings of Leon
"Halo" – Beyoncé
"I Gotta Feeling" – Black Eyed Peas
"Poker Face" – Lady Gaga
"You Belong With Me" – Taylor Swift

Jamie Fox and T-Pain perform "Blame It" and are joined by other musicians such as Slash (introduced by Robert Downey Jr.)

Ke$ha and Justin Bieber plug a Beyonce Bon Jovi performance

Best Rock Album (presented by Katy Perry and Alice Cooper)
WINNER: 21st Century Breakdown - Green Day
Black Ice - AC/DC
Live from Madison Square Garden - Eric Clapton & Steve Winwood
Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King - Dave Matthews Band
No Line on the Horizon - U2

The Zac Brown Band performs (introduced by Chris O’Donnell)

Taylor Swift performs and is joined by Stevie Nicks (introduced by Ryan Seacreast)

Lionel Richie introduces the Michael Jackson tribute featuring Celine Dion, Usher, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, and more. 3D glasses time.

Prince and Paris Jackson take the stage to accept an award for their father.

Bon Jovi performs (introduced by Sheryl Crow)

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration (presented by Placido Domingo and Mos Def)
WINNER: "Run This Town" - Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West
"Ego" - Beyoncé & Kanye West
"Knock You Down" - Keri Hilson, Kanye West & Ne-Yo
"I'm On A Boat" - The Lonely Island & T-Pain
"Dead and Gone" - T.I. & Justin Timberlake

Wyclef Jean introduces segment for charity (song will be available on iTunes). Mary J. Blige and Andrea Bocelli perform.

Speech about supporting music and artists.

Dave Matthews Band perform (introduced by Adam Sandler)

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance (presented by Ricky Martin and Lea Michele)
WINNER: "Halo" - Beyoncé
"Hometown Glory" - Adele
"Hot N Cold" - Katy Perry
"Sober" - Pink
"You Belong With Me" - Taylor Swift

Maxwell performs and is joined by Roberta Flack (introduced by LL Cool J)

In Memoriam

Jeff Bridges introduces a tribute to Les Paul. Performance with guitarist Jeff Beck.

Drake performs with Travis Barker, Eminem, and Lil’ Wayne (introduced by Quentin Tarantino)

Album of the Year presented by John Legend and Carlos Santana
WINNER: Fearless – Taylor Swift
I Am... Sasha Fierce – Beyoncé
The E.N.D. – Black Eyed Peas
The Fame – Lady Gaga
Big Whiskey and the GrooGrux King – Dave Matthews Band

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