Sam Smith wins the ‘Record of the Year’ at Grammy Awards 2015

MUMBAI: Sam Smith dominated the 57th Annual Grammy Awards, which was held on 8 February, 2015, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.


Smith swept the top honours for Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best New Artist and Best Pop Vocal Album for his smash hit song Stay With Me.


Pharrell Williams beat Smith in the Best Pop Solo Performance category while Pearl Jam's Jeff Ament scored the Best Recording Package.


Beyoncé took back home the honour for the Best Surround Sound album and closed the night with a powerful performance of Take My Hand Precious Lord.


Kristen Wiigg gave an electrifying dance performance with Sia, while Smith performed to his hit song - Stay With Me with Mary J. Blige. 


The complete list of Grammy Awards 2015 winners are as follows:


Record of the Year: Stay with Me (Darkchild Version), Sam Smith


Album of the Year: Morning Phase, Beck


Best New Artist: Sam Smith


Song of the Year: Stay with Me, Sam Smith, songwriters Sam Smith, James Napier & William Phillips


Best Pop Solo Performance: Happy, Pharrell Williams


Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: Say Something, A Great Big World feat. Christina Aguilera


Best Pop Vocal Album: In the Lonely Hour, Sam Smith


Best Dance Recording: Rather Be, Clean Bandit Featuring Jess Glynne


Best Dance/ Electronic Album: Syro, Aphex Twin


Best Country Album: Platinum, Miranda Lambert


Best R&B Performance: Drunk in Love, Beyonce and Jay Z


Best Rock Album: Morning Phase, Beck


Best Rock Song: Ain't It Fun, Paramore, songwriters Hayley Williams and Taylor York


Best Rock Performance: Lazaretto, Jack White, songwriter Jack White


Best Music Video: Happy, Pharrell Williams


Best Alternative Music Album: St. Vincent, St. Vincent


Best Urban Contemporary Album: G I R L, Pharrell Williams


Best Country Song: I'm Not Gonna Miss You, Glen Campbell, songwriters Glen Campbell, Julian Raymond


Best Country Solo Performance: Something in the Water, Carrie Underwood


Best Country Duo/Group Performance: The Band Perry – Gentle On My Mind


Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Cheek to Cheek, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga


Best Spoken Word Album: Diary of a Mad Diva, Joan Rivers


Best Metal Performance: The Last in Line, Tenacious D


Best Rap Album: Eminem - The Marshall Mathers LP2


Best Surround Sound Album: Beyoncé - Beyoncé


Best Musical Theatre Album: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

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