Adele Sweeps Grammy Awards, Kirk Franklin Wins For “Hello Fear”

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Adele swept all of her categories at last night’s Grammy Awards, including Record of The Year and Album of The Year. Kanye West also came up big with three Grammys, while Chris Brown won R&B album of the year for for “F.A.M.E.”

Kirk Franklin won two Grammy Awards for  his album and single, “Hello Fear.”

Grammy host LL Cool J and everyone involved in the show did their best to find a balance between remembering Whitney Houston and celebrating music during the industry’s biggest night of the year.

Check out the full list and photos of the winners below!

Record of the year: Adele – Rolling In The Deep

Album of the year: Adele – 21

Song of the year: Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth (songwriters) – Rolling In The Deep

New artist: Bon Iver

Pop solo performance: Adele – Someone Like You

Rock album: Foo Fighters – Wasting Light

Pop duo: Tony Bennett and Amy Winehouse – Body and Soul

Pop vocal album: Adele – 21

Rap album: Kanye West – My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Pop instrumental album: Booker T Jones – The Road From Memphis

Dance recording: Skrillex – Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites

Dance/electronica album: Skrillex – Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites

Traditional pop vocal album: Tony Bennett & Various Artists – Duets II

Rock performance: Foo Fighters – Walk

Hard rock/metal performance: Foo Fighters – White Limo

Rock song: Foo Fighters (songwriters) – Walk

Alternative music album:
Bon Iver – Bon Iver

R&B performance: Corinne Bailey Rae – Is This Love

Traditional R&B performance: Cee Lo Green & Melanie Fiona – Fool for You

R&B song: Cee Lo Green, Melanie Hallim, Jack Splash (songwriters) – Fool for You

R&B album: Chris Brown – FAME

Rap performance: Jay-Z & Kanye West – Otis

Rap/sung collaboration: Kanye West, Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie – All of the Lights

Rap song: Jeff Bhasker, Stacy Ferguson, Malik Jones, Warren Trotter & Kanye West (songwriters) – All of the Lights

Improvised jazz solo: Chick Corea – 500 Miles High

Jazz vocal album: Terri Lyne Carrington & Various Artists – The Mosaic Project

Jazz instrumental album: Corea, Clarke & White – Forever

Large jazz ensemble album: Christian McBride Big Band – The Good Feeling

Gospel/contemporary Christian music performance: Le’Andria Johnson – Jesus

Gospel song: Kirk Franklin (songwriter) – Hello Fear

Contemporary Christian music song: Laura Story (songwriter) – Blessings

Gospel album: Kirk Franklin – Hello Fear

Contemporary Christian music album: Chris Tomlin – And If Our God Is for Us…

Latin pop, rock or urban album: Mana – Drama y Luz

Blues album: Tedeschi Trucks Band – Revelator

Folk album: The Civil Wars – Barton Hollow

Regional roots music album: Rebirth Brass Band – Rebirth of New Orleans

Reggae album: Stephen Marley – Revelation Pt. 1: The Root of Life

World music album: Tinariwen – Tassili

Children’s album: Various Artists – All About Bullies … Big and Small

Spoken word album: Betty White – If You Ask Me (And Of Course You Won’t)

Comedy album: Louis CK – Hilarious

Short-form music video: Adele – Rolling in the Deep

Long-form music video: Foo Fighters – Foo Fighters: Back and Forth

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