58th Grammy Awards 2016

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The 2016 Grammy Awards were held on February 15, 2016, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The ceremony recognizes the best recordings, compositions and artists of the eligibility year, which was from October 2014, to September 2015.

Nominations for the 58th Grammy Awards ceremony were announced on December 7, 2015. Rapper Kendrick Lamar received the most nominations with 11 followed by Taylor Swift and The Weeknd, each with seven. Producer Max Martin received the most nominations for a non-performing artist, with six.

Grammy awards winners : Full list
Winner Category Album Winner
Record of the year Uptown Funk  Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
Album of the year 1989   Taylor Swift
Song of the year  Thinking Out Loud Ed Sheeran
Best new artist   Meghan Trainor
Best pop solo performance  Thinking Out Loud Ed Sheeran
Best pop duo/group performance Uptown Funk Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
Best dance recording Where Are U Now Skrillex and Diplo with Justin Bieber
Best dance/electronic album Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack U Skrillex and Diplo
Best rock performance   Don’t Wanna Fight Alabama Shakes
Best metal performance  Cirice  Ghost
Best rock song    Don’t Wanna Fight Alabama Shakes
Best rock album Drones   Muse
Best alternative music album  Sound & Color  Alabama Shakes
Best R&B performance    Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) the Weeknd
Best R&B song  Really Love D’Angelo and the Vanguard
Best urban contemporary album  Beauty Behind the Madness  the Weeknd
Best R&B album   Black Messiah  D’Angelo and the Vanguard
Best rap performance   Alright   Kendrick Lamar
Best rap/sung collaboration These Walls Kendrick Lamar featuring Bilal, Anna Wise and Thundercat
Best rap song Alright  Kendrick Lamar
Best rap album To Pimp a Butterfly Kendrick Lamar
Best country solo performance Traveller  Chris Stapleton
Best country song   Girl Crush  Little Big Town
Best country album   Traveller  Chris Stapleton
Producer of the year, non-classical   Jeff Bhasker 
Best music video     Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar
Best music film Amy Amy Winehouse

About Grammy Awards

A Grammy Award which was originally called Gramophone Award is the recording industry’s most prestigious award presented annually by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the mainly English-language music industry. 

The first Grammy Awards ceremony was held on 4 May 1959 and originally were called Gramophone Awards, They are awarded to artists and technical professionals for their outstanding achievements in the music industry.The annual presentation ceremony features performances by prominent artists, and the presentation of those awards that have a more popular interest.

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