The just concluded Grammy Awards sparked a lot of contention, disagreement, and hate for some. Fans and stand of the nominees who weren't awarded have resorted to faulting the award system. Here is a list of winners in the major categories for the 64th annual Grammy Awards, which were handed out on Sunday in Las Vegas.
Jazzman and bandleader Jon Batiste led the night with five awards including Album of the Year
Retro act Silk Sonic — the group project of Bruno Mars and Anderson Paak — won four awards including Record and Song of the Year. Pop sensation Olivia Rodrigo was named Best New Artiste
Album of the Year: Jon Batiste, “We Are"
Record of the Year (overall song performance): Silk Sonic, “Leave The Door Open"
Song of the Year (best songwriting): “Leave The Door Open” – Brandon Anderson, Christopher Brody Brown, Dernst Emile II and Bruno Mars, songwriters (Silk Soni
Best New Artist: Olivia Rodrigo
Best Rap Album: Tyler, The Creator, “Call Me If You Get Lost”
Best Rap Performance: Baby Keem featuring Kendrick Lamar, “Family Ties"
Best Rock Album: Foo Fighters, “Medicine At Midnight"
Best Pop Vocal Album: Olivia Rodrigo, “Soul"
Best Pop Solo Performance: Olivia Rodrigo, “drivers licensce"
Best Global Music Album: Angelique Kidjo, “Mother Nature”
And a host of others.....