2014 grammy awards winners list jay z gi Grammys 2014: Full winners listWhich music stars went home with awards at the 2014 Grammy Awards? Find out with this full winners list.

Winners in each category are bolded.

Record of the Year

“Get Lucky” — Daft Punk feat. Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers
“Radioactive” — Imagine Dragons
“Royals” — Lorde
“Locked Out of Heaven” — Bruno Mars
“Blurred Lines” — Robin Thick feat. T.I. and Pharrell

Album of the year

“The Blessed Unrest” — Sara Bareilles
“Random Access Memories” — Daft Punk
“Good Kid, M.A.A.D City” — Kendrick Lamar
“The Heist” — Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
“Red” — Taylor Swift

Song of the year

“Just Give Me a Reason” — Jeff Bhasker, Pink and Nate Ruess (Pink feat. Nate Ruess)
“Locked Out of Heaven” — Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine and Bruno Mars (Bruno Mars)
“Roar” — Lukasz Gottwald, Max Martin, Bonnie McKee, Katy Perry and Henry Walter (Katy Perry)
“Royals” — Joel Little and Ella Yelich O’Connor (Lorde)
“Same Love” — Ben Baggerty, Mary Lambert and Ryan Lewis (Macklemore and Ryan Lewis feat. Mary Lambert)

Best new artist

James Blake
Kendrick Lamar
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Kacey Musgraves
Ed Sheeran

Best pop solo performance

“Brave” — Sara Bareilles
“Royals” — Lorde
“When I Was Your Man” — Bruno Mars
“Roar” — Katy Perry
“Mirrors” — Justin Timberlake

Best pop duo/group performance

“Get Lucky” — Daft Punk feat. Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers
“Just Give Me a Reason” — Pink feat. Nate Ruess
“Stay” — Rihanna feat. Mikky Ekko
“Blurred Lines” — Robin Thicke feat. T.I. and Pharrell
“Suit & Tie” — Justin Timberlake and Jay Z

Best pop instrumental album

“Steppin’ Out” — Herb Alpert
“The Beat” — Boney James
“Handpicked” — Earl Klugh
“Summer Horns” — Dave Koz, Gerald Albright, Mindi Abair and Richard Elliot
“Hacienda” — Jeff Lorber Fusion

Best pop vocal album

“Paradise” — Lana Del Rey
“Pure Heroine” — Lorde
“Unorthodox Jukebox” — Bruno Mars
“Blurred Lines” — Robin Thicke
“The 20/20 Experience – The Complete Experience” — Justin Timberlake

Best dance recording

“Clarity” — Zedd feat. Foxes
“Need U (100%)” — Duke Dumont feat. A*M*E & MNEK
“Sweet Nothing” — Calvin Harris feat. Florence Welch
“Atmosphere” — Kaskade
“This Is What It Feels Like” — Armin Van Buuren feat. Trevor Guthrie

Best dance/electronica album

“Random Access Memories” — Daft Punk
“Settle” — Disclosure
“18 Months” — Calvin Harris
“Atmosphere” — Kaskade
“A Color Map of the Sun” — Pretty Lights

Best traditional pop vocal album

“To Be Loved” — Michael Buble
“Viva Duets” — Tony Bennett and Various Artists
“The Standards” — Gloria Estefan
“Cee Lo’s Magic Moment” — Cee Lo Green
“Now” — Dionne Warwick

Best rock performance

“Always Alright” — Alabama Shakes
“The Stars (Are Out Tonight)” — David Bowie
“Radioactive” — Imagine Dragons
“Kashmir” — Led Zeppelin
“My God Is the Sun” — Queens of the Stone Age
“I’m Shakin'” — Jack White

Best metal performance

“T.N.T.” — Anthrax
“God Is Dead?” — Black Sabbath
“The Enemy Inside” — Dream Theater
“In Due Time” — Killswitch Engage
“Room 24” — Volbeat feat. King Diamond

Best rock song

“Ain’t Messin ‘Round” — Gary Clark Jr. (Gary Clark Jr.)
“Cut Me Some Slack” — Dave Grohl, Paul McCartney, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear (Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Pat Smear)
“Doom and Gloom” — Mick Jagger and Keith Richards (The Rolling Stones)
“God Is Dead?” — Geezer Butler, Tony Iommi and Ozzy Osbourne (Black Sabbath)
“Panic Station” — Matthew Bellamy (Muse)

Best rock album

“13” — Black Sabbath
“The Next Day” — David Bowie
“Mechanical Bull” — Kings of Leon
“Celebration Day” — Led Zeppelin
“… Like Clockwork” — Queens of the Stone Age
“Psychedelic Pill” — Neil Young with Crazy Horse

Best alternative music album

“The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You” — Neko Case
“Trouble Will Find Me” — The National
“Hesitation Marks” — Nine Inch Nails
“Lonerism” — Tame Impala
“Modern Vampires of the City” — Vampire Weekend

Best R&B Performance

“Something” — Snarky Puppy with Lalah Hathaway
“Love and War” — Tamar Braxton
“Best of Me” — Anthony Hamilton
“Nakamarra” — Hiatus Kaiyote feat. Q-Tip
“How Many Drinks?” — Miguel feat. Kendrick Lamar

Best traditional R&B performance

“Please Come Home” — Gary Clark Jr.
“Get It Right” — Fantasia
“Quiet Fire” — Maysa
“Hey Laura” — Gregory Porter
“Yesterday” — Ryan Shaw

Best R&B song

“Best of Me” — Anthony Hamilton and Jairus Mozee (Anthony Hamilton)
“Love and War” — Tamar Braxton, Darhyl Camper Jr., LaShawn Daniels and Makeba Riddick (Tamar Braxton)
“Only One” — PJ Morton (PJ Morton feat. Stevie Wonder)
“Pusher Love Girl” — James Fauntleroy, Jerome Harmon, Timothy Mosley and Justin Timberlake (Justin Timberlake)
“Without Me” — Fantasia Barrino, Missy Elliott, Al Sherrod Lambert, Harmony Samuels and Kyle Stewart (Fantasia feat. Kelly Rowland and Missy Elliott)

Best urban contemporary album

“Love and War” — Tamar Braxton
“Side Effects of You” — Fantasia
“One: In the Chamber” — Salaam Remi
“Unapologetic” — Rihanna
“New York: A Love Story” — Mack Wilds

Best R&B album

“R&B Divas” — Faith Evans
“Girl on Fire” — Alicia Keys
“Love in the Future” — John Legend
“Better” — Chrisette Michele
“Three Kings” — TGT

Best rap performance

“Thrift Shop” — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz
“Started from the Bottom” — Drake
“Berzerk” — Eminem
“Tom Ford” — Jay Z
“Swimming Pools (Drank)” — Kendrick Lamar

Best rap/sung collaboration

“Power Trip” — J. Cole feat. Miguel
“Part II (On the Run) — Jay Z feat. Beyonce
“Holy Grail” — Jay Z feat. Justin Tim

“Now or Never” — Kendrick Lamar feat. Mary J. Blige
“Remember You” — Wiz Khalifa feat. The Weeknd

Best rap song

“Thrift Shop” — Ben Haggerty and Ryan Lewis (Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz)
“F***in’ Problems” — Tauheed Epps, Aubrey Graham, Kendrick Lamar, Rakim Mayers and Noah Shebib (ASAP Rocky feat. Drake, 2 Chainz, and Kendrick Lamar)
“Holy Grail” — Shawn Carter, Terius Nash, J. Harmon, Timothy Mosley, Justin Timberlake and Ernest Wilson (Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic, songwriters) (Jay Z feat. Justin Timberlake)
“New Slaves” — Christopher Breaux, Ben Bronfman, Mike Dean, Noah Goldstein, Louis Johnson, Malik Jones, Sham Joseph, Elon Rutberg, Sakiya Sandifer, Travis Scott, Che Smith, Kanye West and Cydel Young (Anna Adamis and Gabor Presser, songwriters) (Kanye West)
“Started from the Bottom” — W. Coleman, Aubrey Graham and Noah Shebib (Bruno Sanfilippo, songwriter) (Drake)

Best rap album

“The Heist” — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
“Nothing Was the Same” — Drake
“Magna Carta…Holy Grail” — Jay Z
“Good Kid, M.A.A.D City” — Kendrick Lamar
“Yeezus” — Kanye West

Best country solo performance

“I Drive Your Truck” — Lee Brice
“I Want Crazy” — Hunter Hayes
“Mama’s Broken Heart” — Miranda Lambert
“Wagon Wheel” — Darius Rucker
“Mine Would Be You” — Blake Shelton

Best country duo/group performance

“From This Valley” — The Civil Wars
“Don’t Rush” — Kelly Clarkson feat. Vince Gill
“Your Side of the Bed” — Little Big Town
“Highway Don’t Care” — Tim McGraw, Taylor Swift and Keith Urban
“You Can’t Make Old Friends” — Kenny Rogers with Dolly Parton

Best country song

“Begin Again” — Taylor Swift (Taylor Swift)
“I Drive Your Truck” — Jessi Alexander, Connie Harrington and Jimmy Yeary (Lee Brice)
“Mama’s Broken Heart” — Brandy Clark, Shane McAnally and Kacey Musgraves (Miranda Lambert)
“Merry Go ‘Round” — Shane McAnally, Kacey Musgraves and Josh Osborne (Kacey Musgraves)
“Mine Would Be You” — Jessi Alexander, Connie Harrington and Deric Ruttan (Blake Shelton)

Best country album

“Night Train” — Jason Aldean
“Two Lanes of Freedom” — Tim McGraw
“Same Trailer Different Park” — Kacey Musgraves
“Based on a True Story” — Blake Shelton
“Red” — Taylor Swift

Best new age album

“Love’s River” — Laura Sullivan
“Lux” — Brian Eno
“Illumination” — Peter Kater
“Final Call” — Kitaro
“Awakening the Fire” — R. Carlos Nakai and Will Clipman

Best improvised jazz solo

“Orbits” — Wayne Shorter
“Don’t Run” — Terence Blanchard
“Song for Maura” — Paquito D’Rivera
“Song without Words #4: Duet” — Fred Hersch
“Stadium Jazz” — Donny McCaslin

Best jazz vocal album

“Liquid Spirit” — Gregory Porter
“The World According to Andy Bey” — Andy Bey
“Attachments” — Lorraine Feather
“WomanChild” — Cecile McLorin Salvant
“After Blue” — Tierney Sutton

Best jazz instrumental album

“Money Jungle: Provocative in Blue” — Terri Lyne Carrington
“Guided Tour” — The New Gary Burton Quartet
“Life Forum” — Gerald Clayton
“Pushing the World Away” — Kenny Garrett
“Out Here” — Christian McBride Trio

Best large jazz ensemble album

“Night in Calisia” — Randy Brecker, Wlodek Pawlik Trio and Kalisz Philharmonic
“Brooklyn Babylon” — Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society
“Wild Beauty” — Brussels Jazz Orchestra feat. Joe Lovano
“March Sublime” — Alan Ferber
“Intrada” — Dave Slonaker Big Band

Best Latin jazz album

“Song for Maura” — Paquito D’Rivera and Trio Corrente
“La Noche Mas Larga” — Buika
“Yo” — Roberto Fonseca
“Eggun” — Omar Sosa
“Latin Jazz-Jazz Latin” — Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet

Best gospel/contemporary Christian music performance

“Break Every Chain [Live]” — Tasha Cobbs
“Hurricane” — Natalie Grant
“Lord, I Need You” — Matt Maher
“Overcomer” — Mandisa
“If He Did It Before … Same God [Live]” — Tye Tribbett

Best gospel song

“If He Did It Before … Same God [Live]” — Tye Tribbett (Tye Tribbett)
“Have Your Way” — Calvin Frazier and Deitrick Haddon (Deitrick Haddon)
“If I Believe” — Wirlie Morris, Michael Paran, Charlie Wison and Mahin Wilson (Charlie Wilson)
“A Little More Jesus” — Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell and Warryn Campbell (Erica Campbell)
“Still” — Percy Bady (Percy Bady feat. Lowell Pye)

Best contemporary Christian music song

“Overcomer” — David Garcia, Ben Glover and Christopher Stevens (Mandisa)
“Hurricane” — Matt Bronleewe, Natalie Grant and Cindy Morgan (Natalie Grant)
“Love Take Me Over” — Steven Curtis Chapman (Steven Curtis Chapman)
“Speak Life” — Toby McKeehan, Jamie Moore and Ryan Stevenson (Tobymac)
“Whom Shall I Fear (God of Angel Armies)” — Ed Cash, Scott Cash and Chris Tomlin (Chris Tomlin)

Best gospel album

“Greater Than [Live]” — Tye Tribbett
“Grace [Live” — Tasha Cobbs
“Best for Last: 20 Year Celebration Vol. 1 [Live]” — Donald Lawrence
“Best Days Yet” — Bishop Paul S. Morton
“God Chaser [Live]” — William Murphy

Best contemporary Christian music album

“Overcomer” — Mandisa
“We Won’t Be Shaken” — Building 429
“All the People Said Amen [Live]” — Matt Maher
“Your Gracce Finds Me [Live]” — Matt Redman
“Burning Lights” — Chris Tomlin

Best Latin pop album

“Vida” — Draco Rosa
“Faith, Hope y Amor” — Frankie J
“Viajero Frecuente” — Ricardo Montaner
“Syntek” — Aleks Syntek
“12 Historias” — Tommy Torres

Best Latin rock, urban or alternative album

“Treinta Dias” — La Santa Cecilia
“El Objeto Antes Llamado Disco” — Cafe Tacvba
“Ojo Por Ojo” — El Tri
“Chances” — Ilya Kuryaki and the Valderramas
“Repeat After Me” — Los Amigos Invisibles

Best regional Mexican music album (including Tejano)

“A Mi Manera” — Mariachi Divas de Cindy Shea
“El Free” — Banda Los Recoditos
“En Peligro de Extincion” — Intocable
“Romeo y Su Nieta” — Paquita la del Barrio
“13 Celebrando el 13” — Joan Sebastian

Best tropical Latin album

“Pacific Mambo Orchestra” — Pacific Mambo Orchestra
“3.0” — Marc Anthony
“Como Te Voy a Olvidar” — Los Angeles Azules
“Sergio George Presents Salsa Giants” — Various Artists
“Corazon Profundo” — Carlos Vives

Best American roots song

“Love Has Come for You” — Edie Brickell and Steve Martin (Edie
Brickell and Steve Martin)

“Build Me Up from Bones” — Sarah Jarosz (Sarah Jarosz)
“Invisible” — Steve Earle (Steve Earle and The Dukes (& Duchesses))
“Keep Your Dirty Lights On” — Tim O’Brien and Darrell Scott (Tim O’Brien and Darrell Scott)
“Shrimp Po-Boy, Dressed” — Allen Toussaint (Allen Toussaint)

Best Americana album

“Old Yellow Moon” — Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell
“Love Has Come for You” — Steve Martin and Edie Brickell
“Buddy and Jim” — Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale
“One True Vine” — Mavis Staples
“Songbook” — Allen Toussaint

Best bluegrass album

“The Streets of Baltimore” — Del McCoury Band
“It’s Just a Road” — The Boxcars
“Brothers of the Highway” — Dailey and Vincent
“This World Oft Can Be” — Della Mae
“Three Chords and the Truth” — James King

Best blues album

“Remembering Little Walter” — Billy Boy Arnold, Charlie Musselwhite, Mark Hummel, Sugar Ray Norcia and James Harman
“Cotton Mouth Man” — James Cotton
“Get Up!” — Ben Harper with Charlie Musselwhite
“Seesaw” — Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa
“Down in Louisiana” — Bobby Rush

Best folk album

“My Favorite Picture of You” — Guy Clark
“Sweetheart of the Sun” — The Greencards
“Build Me Up from Bones” — Sarah Jarosz
“The Ash & Clay” — The Milk Carton Kids
“They All Played for Us: Arhoolie Records 50th Anniversary Celebration” — Various Artists

Best regional roots music album

“Dockside Sessions” — Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience
“The Life and Times of … The Hot 8 Brass Band” — Hot 8 Brass Band
“Hula Ku’i” — Kahulanui
“Le Fou” — Zachary Richard
“Apache Blessing & Crown Dance Songs” — Joe Tohonnie Jr.

Best reggae album

“Ziggy Marley in Concert” — Ziggy Marley
“One Love, One Life” — Beres Hammond
“The Messiah” — Sizzla
“Reggae Connection” — Sly & Robbie and the Jam Masters
“Reincarnated” — Snoop Lion

Best world music album

“Savor Flamenco” — Gipsy Kings
“Live: Singing for Peace Around the World” — Ladysmith Black Mambazo
“No Place for My Dream” — Femi Kuti
“The Living Room Sessions Part 2” — Ravi Shankar

Best children’s album

“Throw a Penny in the Wishing Well” — Jennifer Gasoi
“Blue Clouds” — Elizabeth Mitchell and You Are My Flower
“The Mighty Sky” — Beth Nielsen Chapman
“Recess” — Justin Roberts
“Singing Our Way Through: Songs for the World’s Bravest Kids” — Alastair Moock & Friends

Best spoken world album (includes poetry, audio books and storytelling)

“America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t” — Stephen Colbert
“Carrie and Me” — Carol Burnett
“Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls” — David Sedaris
“Still Foolin’ ‘Em” — Billy Crystal
“The Storm King” — Pete Seeger

Best comedy album

“Calm Down Gurrl” — Kathy Griffin
“I’m Here to Help” — Craig Ferguson
“A Little Unprofessional” — Ron White
“Live” — Tig Notaro
“That’s What I’m Talkin’ About” — Bob Saget

Best musical theater album

“Kinky Boots” — Billy Porter & Stark Sands, Sammy James Jr., Cyndi Lauper, Stephen Oremus and William Wittman, Cyndi Lauper, composer and lyricist
“Matilda: The Musical” — Bertie Carvel, Sophia Gennusa, Oona Laurence, Bailey Ryon, Milly Shapiro and Lauren Ward, Michael Croiter, Van Dean and Chris Nightingale, Tim Minchin, composer and lyricist
“Motown the Musical” — Brandon Victor Dixon and Valisia LeKae, Frank Filipetti and Ethan Popp

Best compilation sountrack for visual media

“Sound City: Real to Reel” — Butch Vig
“Django Unchained” — Quentin Tarantino
“The Great Gatsby (Deluxe Edition)” — Baz Luhrman
“Les Miserables (Deluxe Edition)” — Cameron Mackintosh, Lee McCutcheon and Stephan Metcalfe
“Muscle Shoals” — Stephan Badger and Greg Camalier

Best score soundtrack for visual media

“Skyfall” — Thomas Newman
“Argo” — Alexandre Desplat
“The Great Gatsby” — Craig Armstrong
“Life of Pi” — Mychael Danna
“Lincoln” — John Williams
“Zero Dark Thirty” — Alexandre Desplat

Best song written for visual media

“Skyfall” — Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth (Adele)
“Atlas” — Guy Berryman, Jonny Buckland, Will Champion and Chris Martin (Coldplay)
“Silver Lining” — Diane Warren (Jessie J)
“We Both Know” — Colbie Caillat and Gavin DeGraw (Cobie Caillat feat. Gavin DeGraw)
“Young and Beautiful” — Lana Del Rey and Rick Nowels (Lana Del Rey)
“You’ve Got Time” — Regina Spektor (Regina Spektor)

Best instrumental composition

“Pensamientos for Solo Alto Saxophone and Chamber Orchestra” — Clare Fischer (The Clare Fischer Orchestra)
“Bound Away” — Chuck Owen (Chuck Owen & the Jazz Surge)
“California Pictures for String Quartet” — Gordon Goodwin (Quartet San Francisco)
“Koko on the Boulevard” — Scott Healy (Scott Healy Ensemble)
“String Quartet No. 1: Funky Diversions in Three Parts” — Vince Mendoza (Quartet San Francisco)

Best instrumental arrangement

“On Green Dolphin Street” — Gordon Goodwin (Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band)
“Invitation” — Kim Richmond (The Kim Richmond Concert Jazz Orchestra)
“Side Hikes – A Ridge Away” — Chuck Owen (Chuck Owen & The Jazz Surge)
“Sklark” — Nan Schwartz (Amy Dickson)
“Wild Beauty” — Gil Goldstein (Brussels Jazz Orchestra feat. Joe Lovano)

Best instrumental arrangement accompanying vocalist(s)

“Swing Low” — Gil Goldstein (Bobby McFerrin & Esperanza Spalding)
“La Vida Nos Espera” — Nan Schwartz (Gian Marco)
“Let’s Fall in Love” — Chris Walden (Calabria Foti feat. Seth MacFarlane)
“The Moon’s a Harsh Mistress” — John Hollenbeck (John Hollenbeck with Kate McGarry and Theo Bleckmann)
“What a Wonderful World” — Shelly Berg (Gloria Estefan)

Best recording package

“Long Night Moon” — Sarah Dodds & Shauna Dodds (Reckless Kelly)
“Automatic Music Can Be Fun” — Mike Brown, Zac DeCamp, Brian Grunert and Annie Stoll (Geneseo)
“Magna Carta…Holy Grail” — Brian Roettinger (Jay Z)
“Metallica Through the Never (Music from the Motion Picture” — Bruce Duckworth, Sarah Moffat, Brian Steele and David Turner (Metallica)
“The Next Day” — Jonathan Barnbrook (David Bowie)

Best boxed or special limited edition package

“Wings Over America (Deluxe Edition)” — Simon Earith and James Musgrave (Paul McCartney and Wings)
“The Brussels Affair” — Charles Dooher and Scott Sandler (The Rolling Stones)
“How Do You Do (Limited Edition Box Set)” — Mayer Hawthorne (Mayer Hawthorne)
“The Road to Red Rocks (Special Edition)” — Ross Stirling (Mumford & Sons)
Smith Tapes” — Masaki Koike (Various Artists)

Best album notes

“Afro Blue Impressions (Remastered and Expanded)” — Neil Tesser (John Coltrane)
“Call It Art 1964-1965” — Ben Young (New York Art Quartet)
“Electric Music for the Mind & Body” — Alec Palao (Country Joe & the Fish)
“Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps” — Jonathan Cott (Leonard Bernstein and New York Philharmonic)
“360 Sound: The Columbia Records Story” — Sean Wilentz (Various Artists)
“Work Hard, Play Hard, Pray Hard: Hard Time, Good Time and End Time Music, 1923-1936” — Nathan Salsburg (Various Artists)

Best historical album

“Charlie Is My Darling – Ireland 1965” — Teri Landi, Andrew Loog Oldham and Steve Rosenthal, Bob Ludwig (The Rolling Stones)
**”The Complete Sussex and Columbia Albums” — Leo Sacks, Joseph M. Palmaccio, Tom Ruff and Mark Wilder (Bill Withers)
“Call It Art 1964-1965” — Joe Lizzi and Ben Young, Steve Fallone, Joe Lizzi and Ben Young (New York Art Quartet)
“Pictures of Sound: One Thousand Years of Educed Audio 980-1980” — Patrick Feaster and Steven Lance Ledbetter, Michael Graves (Various Artists)
“Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen (Deluxe Edition)” — Philip Siney, Ben Turner (Sir Georg Solti)

Best engineered album, non-classical

“Random Access Memories” — Peter Franco, Mick Guzauski, Florian Lagatta and Daniel Lerner, Antoine “Chab” Chabert, Bob Ludwig (Daft Punk)
“Annie Up” — Chuck Ainlay, Bob Ludwig (Pistol Annies)
“The Blue Room” — Helik Hadar and Leslie Ann Jones, Bernie Grundman (Madeleine Peyroux)
“The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here” — Paul Figueroa and Randy Staub, Ted Jensen (Alice in Chains)
“… Like Clockwork” — Joe Barresi and Mark Rankin, Gavin Lurssen (Queens of the Stone Age)
“The Moorings” — Trina Shoemaker, Eric Conn (Andrew Duhon)

Producer of the year, non-classical

Rob Cavallo
Dr. Luke
Ariel Rechtshaid
Jeff Tweedy
Pharrell Williams

Best remixed recording, non-classical

“Summertime Sadness (Cedric Gervais Remix)” — Cedric Gervais (Lana Del Rey)
“Days Turn into Nights (Andy Caldwell Remix)” — Andy Caldwell (Delerium feat. Michael Logen)
“If I Lose Myself (Alesso vs. OneRepublic)” — Alesso (OneRepublic)
“Locked Out of Heaven (Sultan + Ned Shepard Remix” — Ned Shepard & Sultan (Bruno Mars)
“One Love/People Get Ready (Photek Remix)” — Rupert Parkes (Bob Marley and the Wailers)

Best surround sound album

“Live Kisses” — Al Schmitt, Tommy LiPuma (Paul McCartney)
“Sailing the Seas of Cheese (Deluxe Edition)” — Les Claypool and Jason Mills, Stephen Marcussen, Les Claypool and Jeff Fura (Primus)
“Signature Sound Opus One” — Leslie Ann Jones, Michael Romanowski, Herbert Waltl (Various Artists)
“Sixteen Sunsets” — Jim Anderson, Darcy Proper, Jim Anderson and Jane Ira Bloom (Jane Ira Bloom)
“Sprung Rhythm” — Daniel Shores, Dan Merceruio (Richard Scerbo & Inscape)

Best engineered album, classical

“Winter Morning Walks” — David Frost, Brian Losch and Tim Martyn (Dawn Upshaw, Maria Schneider, Australian Chamber Orchestra and St. Paul Chamber Orchestra)
“Hymn to the Virgin” — Morten Lindberg (Tone Bianca Sparre Dahl & Schola Cantorum)
“La Voie Triomphale” — Morten Lindberg (Ole Kristian Ruud and Staff Band of the Norwegian Armed Forces)
“Roomful of Teeth” — Mark Donahue and Jesse Lewis (Brad Wells & Roomful of Teeth)
“Vinci: Artaserse” — Hans-Martin Renz, Wolfgang Rixius & Ulrich Ruscher (Diego Fasolis, Philippe Jaroussky, Max Emanuel Cenci, Daniel Behle, Franco Fagioli, Valer Barna-Sabadus, Yuriy Mynenko and Concerto Koln)

Producer of the year, classical

David Frost
Manfred Eicher
Marina A. Ledin, Victor Ledin
James Mallinson
Jay David Saks

Best orchestral performance

“Sibelius: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 4” — Osmo Vanska (Minnesota Orchestra)
“Atterberg: Orchestral Works Vol. 1” — Neeme Jarvi (Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra)
“Lutoslawski: Symphony No. 1” — Esa-Pekka Salonen (Los Angeles Philharmonic)
“Schumann: Symphony No. 2; Overtures Manfred & Genoveva” — Claudio Abbado (Orchestra Mozart)
“Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps” — Simon Rattle (Berliner Philharmoniker)

Best opera recording

“Ades: The Tempest”
“Britten: The Rape of Lucretia”
“Kleiberg: David & Bathsheba”
“Vinci: Artaserse”
“Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen”

Best choral performance

“Part: Adam’s Lament”
“Berlioz: Grande Messe des Morts”
“Palestrina: Volume 3”
“Parry: Works for Chorus & Orchestra”
“Whitbourn: Annelies

Best chamber music/small ensemble performance

“Roomful of Teeth” — Brad Wells and Roomful of Teeth
“Beethoven: Violin Sonatas” — Leonidas Kavakos and Enrico Pace
“Cage: The 10,000 Things” — Vicki Ray, William Winant, Aron Kallay and Tom Peters
“Duo” — Helene Grimaud and Sol Gabetta
“Times Go by Turns” — New York Polyphony

Best classical instrumental solo

“Corigliano: Conjurer – Concerto for Percussionist and String Orchestra” — Albany Symphony
“Bartok, Eotvos & Ligeti” — Ensemble Modern and Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
“The Edge of Light” — Calder Quartet
“Lindberg: Piano Concerto No. 2” — New York Philharmonic
“Salonen: Violin Concerto; Nyx” — Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
“Schubert: Piano Sonatas D. 845 & D. 960” — Maria Joao Pires

Best classical vocal solo

“Winter Morning Walks” — Dawn Upshaw
“Drama Queens” — Joyce DiDonato
“Mission” — Cecilia Bartoli
“Schubert: Winterreise” — Christoph Pregardien
“Wagner” — Jonas Kaufmann

Best classical compendium

“Hindemith: Violinkonzert; Symphonic Metamorphosis, Konzertmusik” — Christoph Eschenbach
“Holmbie: Concertos” — Dima Slobodeniouk, Preben Iwan
“Tabakova: String Paths” — Maxim Rysanov, Manfred Eicher

Best contemporary classical composition

“Schneider, Maria: Winter Morning Walks” — Maria Schneider
“Lindberg, Magnus: Piano Concerto No. 2” — Magnus Lindberg
“Part, Arvo: Adam’s Lament” — Arvo Part
“Salonen, Esa-Pekka: Violin Concerto” — Esa-Pekka Salonen
“Shaw, Caroline: Partita for 8 Voices” — Caroline Shaw

Best music video

“Safe and Sound” — Capital Cities
“Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film” — Jay Z
“Can’t Hold Us” — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton
“Suit & Tie” — Justin Timberlake feat. Jay Z
“I’m Shakin'” — Jack White

Best music film

“Live 2012” — Coldplay
“!Cuatro!” — Green Day
“I’m In I’m Out And I’m Gone: The Making of Get Up!” — Ben Harper with Charlie Musselwhite
“Live Kisses” — Paul McCartney
“The Road to Red Rocks” — Mumford & Sons

Posted by:Laurel Brown