61st Grammy Awards: Complete list of winners

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61st Grammy Awards: Complete list of winners
61st Grammy Awards: Complete list of winners

New Delhi : Kacey Musgraves won album of the year over Cardi B and Drake, while Childish Gambino was a no-show for his record of the year win. Here is a complete list of winners.

Best Pop Duo/Group

WINNER: Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper, “Shallow”

Best Pop Vocal Album

WINNER: Ariana Grande, “Sweetener”

Best Pop Solo Performance

WINNER: Lady Gaga, “Joanne”

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

WINNER: Willie Nelson, “My Way”

Song of the Year

WINNER: Childish Gambino, “This Is America”


WINNER: Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future, & James Blake, “King’s Dead”

WINNER: Anderson Paak, “Bubblin”

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

WINNER: Childish Gambino, “This Is America”

Best Rap Song

WINNER: Drake, “God’s Plan”

Best Song Written for Visual Media

WINNER: “Shallow” from “A Star is Born” — Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando & Andrew Wyatt, songwriters (Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper)

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

WINNER: Ludwig Göransson, “Black Panther”

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

WINNER: “The Greatest Showman”

Best Country Solo Performance

WINNER: Kacey Musgraves, “Butterflies”

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

WINNER: Dan + Shay, “Tequila”

Best Country Song

WINNER: “Space Cowboy, “Luke Laird, Shane McAnally & Kacey Musgraves,

Best R&B Album

WINNER: H.E.R., “H.E.R.”

Best Traditional R&B Performance

WINNER/TIE: Leon Bridges, “Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand” and PJ Morton, “How Deep Is Your Love” (featuring Yebba)

Best R&B Song

WINNER: “Boo’d Up,” Ella Mai

Best Urban Contemporary Album

WINNER: The Carters, “Everything Is Love”


WINNER: “The Band’s Visit”

Etai Benson, Adam Kantor, Katrina Lenk & Ari’el Stachel, principal soloists; David Yazbek, composer & lyricist (original Broadway cast)

Best American Roots Song

WINNER: “The Joke,” Brandi Carlile, Dave Cobb, Phil Hanseroth & Tim Hanseroth, songwriters (Brandi Carlile)

Best Americana Album

WINNER: Brandi Carlile, “By The Way, I Forgive You”

Best Bluegrass Album

WINNER: The Travelin’ McCourys, “The Travelin’ McCourys”

Best Traditional Blues Album

WINNER: Buddy Guy, “The Blues Is Alive and Well”

Ben Harper And Charlie Musselwhite, “No Mercy in This Land”

Best Contemporary Blues Album

WINNER: Fantastic Negrito, “Please Don’t Be Dead”

Teresa James And The Rhythm Tramps, “Here In Babylon”

Best Folk Album

WINNER: Punch Brothers, “All Ashore”

Best Regional Roots Music Album

WINNER: Kalani Pe’a, “No ‘Ane’i”

Best American Roots Performance

WINNER: Brandi Carlile, “The Joke”


WINNER: “Sincera,” Claudia Brant

Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album

WINNER: “Aztlán,” Zoé

Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)

WINNER: “¡México Por Siempre!,” Luis Miguel

Best Tropical Latin Album

WINNER: “Anniversary,” Spanish Harlem Orchestra

Best Reggae Album

WINNER: “44/876,” Sting & Shaggy

Best Remixed Recording

WINNER: HAIM, “Walking Away (Mura Masa remix)”

Best World Music Album

WINNER: “Freedom,” Soweto Gospel Choir

Best Children’s Album

WINNER: Lucy Kalantari & The Jazz Cats, “All The Sounds”

Best Comedy Album

WINNER: Dave Chappelle, “Equanimity & the Bird Revelation”

Best Music Video

WINNER: Childish Gambino, “This Is America”

Best Music Film

WINNER: “Quincy

Best Recording Package

WINNER: St. Vincent, “Masseduction”

Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package

WINNER: “Weird” Al Yankovic, “Squeeze Box: The Complete Works Of “Weird Al” Yankovic”

Best Album Notes

WINNER: Various Artists, “Voices Of Mississippi: Artists And Musicians Documented By William Ferris” (David Evans)

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

WINNER: Steve Gadd Band, “Steve Gadd Band”

Best Rock Performance

WINNER: Chris Cornell, “When Bad Does Good”

Best Rock Song

WINNER: St. Vincent, “Masseduction”

Best Alternative Music Album

WINNER: Beck, “Colors

Best Metal Performance

WINNER: High on Fire, “Electronic Messiah”

Best Dance Recording

WINNER: Silk City and Dua Lipa, “Electricity (featuring Diplo and Mark Ronson)”

Best Dance/Electronic Album

WINNER: Justice, “Woman Worldwide”

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

WINNER: Pharrell Williams

Best Improvised Jazz Solo

WINNER: “Don’t Fence Me In,” John Daversa, soloist

Best Jazz Vocal Album

WINNER: “The Window,” Cécile McLorin Salvant

Best Jazz Instrumental Album

WINNER: “Emanon,” The Wayne Shorter Quartet

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

WINNER: “American Dreamers: Voices Of Hope, Music Of Freedom,” John Daversa Big Band Featuring DACA Artists

Best Latin Jazz Album

WINNER: “Back To The Sunset,” Dafnis Prieto Big Band

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

WINNER: Lauren Daigle, “Look Up Child”

Best Gospel Album

WINNER: Tori Kelly, “Hiding Place”

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

Lauren Daigle, “You Say”

Best Gospel Performance/Song

WINNER: Tori Kelly featuring Kirk Franklin, “Never Alone”

Best Roots Gospel Album

WINNER: Jason Crabb, “Unexpected”

Best Contemporary Classical Composition

Kernis, “Violin Concerto”

Best Classical Compendium

Fuchs – Piano Concerto Spiritualist

Best Classical Solo Vocal Album

Monteverdi – Songs of Orpheus

Best Classical Instrumental Solo

Kernis, “Violin Concerto”

Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance

Laurie Anderson, “Landfall”

Best Choral Performance

McLoskey, “Zealot Canticles”

Best Opera Recording

Bates, “The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs”

Best Orchestral Performance

Shostakovich, “Symphonies Nos. 4 & 11”

Producer of the Year, Classical

Blanton Alspaugh

Best Engineered Album, Classical

Shostakovich, “Symphonies Nos. 4 & 11”


Best New Age Album

Opium Moon, “Opium Moon”

Best Instrumental Composition

Terence Blanchard, “Blut Und Boden (Blood And Soil)”

Best Arrangement, Insruments and Vocals

Randy Waldman featuring Take 6 & Chris Potter, “Spiderman Theme”

Best Arrangement, Instrumental or a Capella

John Daversa Big Band featuring DACA artists, “Stars and Stripes Forever”

Best Historical Album

Various Artists, “Voices Of Mississippi: Artists And Musicians Documented By William Ferris”

Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

Beck, “Colors”

Best Immersive Audio Album

“Eye in the Sky: 35th Anniversary Edition”

Best New Age Album

Opium Moon, “Opium Moon”