The 58th Annual Grammy Awards 2016 (TV 2016)
Awards | Music
The 2016 Grammy Awards ceremony is being 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 is from October 1, 2014, to September 30, 2015. The "pre-telecast" ceremony, officially known as the Premiere Ceremony, in which the majority of awards will be presented, will be held at the nearby Microsoft Theater. It will be the sixteenth Grammy ceremony to be held at the Staples Center, tying the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles for hosting the most Grammy ceremonies. It also marks the latest date for a Grammy ceremony since 2003, which were held on February 23. Unlike previous years, where it was held on a Sunday, the 2016 edition will be held on a Monday for the first time to take advantage of the U.S. Presidents' Day long weekend. The ceremony will be televised in the United States by CBS; for the first time, CBS affiliates in the western half of the country will have the option of broadcasting the Grammys live from the East coast feed, in addition to an encore in local primetime. Nominations for the 58th Grammy Awards ceremony were announced on December 7, 2015. Kendrick Lamar received the most nominations with 11. For the latter, he went on to pass Eminem as the rapper with the most nominations in a single night, and second overall behind Michael Jackson (12 nominations in 1984). Taylor Swift and The Weeknd received seven nominations each. Producer Max Martin received the most nominations for a non-performing artist, with six. LL Cool J will host for the fifth straight year. Gwen Stefani's "Make Me Like You" music video was acted out, filmed and broadcast live during a four-minute Grammys commercial break on CBS.
Starring: Conan O'Brien, Bob Newhart, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Don Adams, Andrew Aguilar, Gillian Anderson, Will Arnett, Hank Azaria, Kevin Bacon, Tyra Banks, Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Candice Bergen, Hilary Bevan Jones, Andre Braugher
Creator: Louis J. Horvitz
Duration……………………….: 2h 28mn 23s
Size…………………………..: 3.66 GiB, 79x50mb
Air. Date………………………: February 15th 2016
Resolution……………………..: 1 280 pixels x 720 pixels
Audio………………………….: 5.1, AC-3 @ 384 Kbps
Video………………………….: x264 @ 3 077 Kbps, 29.970 fps (CRF22)
Record of the Year: Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk"
Album of the Year: Taylor Swift, "1989"
Song of the Year: Ed Sheeran, "Thinking Out Loud"
Best New Artist: Meghan Trainor
Best Musical Theater Album: "Hamilton"
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk"
Best Pop Solo Performance: Ed Sheeran, "Thinking Out Loud"
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Tony Bennett & Bill Charlap, "The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern"
Best Rap Album: Kendrick Lamar, "To Pimp a Butterfly"
Best Rap Song: Kendrick Lamar, "Alright"
Best Rap Performance: Kendrick Lamar, "Alright"
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Kendrick Lamar feat. Bilal, Anna Wise & Thundercat, "These Walls"
Best Alternative Music Album: Alabama Shakes, "Sound & Color"
Best Rock Performance: Alabama Shakes, "Don't Wanna Fight"
Best Rock Album: Muse, "Drones"
Best Rock Song:Alabama Shakes, "Don't Wanna Fight"
Best R&B Album: D'Angelo and the Vanguard, "Black Messiah"
Best Urban Contemporary Album: The Weeknd, "Beauty Behind the Madness"
Best R&B Performance: The Weeknd, "Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)"
Best R&B Song: D'Angelo and The Vanguard, "Really Love"
Best Traditional R&B Performance: Lalah Hathaway, "Little Ghetto Boy"
Best Dance/Electronic Album: Skrillex and Diplo, "Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü"
Best Dance Recording: Skrillex and Diplo With Justin Bieber, "Where Are Ü Now"
Best Music Video: Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, "Bad Blood"
Best Country Album: Chris Stapleton, "Traveller"
Best Country Duo/Group Performance: Little Big Town, "Girl Crush"
Best Country Song: Little Big Town, "Girl Crush"
Best Music Film: Amy Winehouse, "Amy"
Best Rap/Song Collaboration: Common & John Legend, "Glory"
Best Pop Vocal Album: Taylor Swift, "1989"
Best Country Solo Performance: Chris Stapleton, "Traveller"
Best Contemporary Christian Music Album: Tobymac, "This Is Not a Test"
Best Roots Gospel Album: The Fairfield Four, "Still Rockin' My Soul"
Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album: Pitbull, "Dale"
Best Latin Pop Album: Ricky Martin, "A Quien Quiera Escuchar (Deluxe Edition)"
Best Comedy Album: Louis C.K., "Live at Madison Square Garden"
Best Spoken Word Album: Jimmy Carter, "A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety"
Score Soundtrack for Visual Media: "Birdman"
Best Gospel Album: Israel & Newbreed, "Covered: Alive Is Asia [Live] (Deluxe)"
Best Gospel Performance/Song: Kirk Franklin, "Wanna Be Happy?"
Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song: Francesca Battistelli, "Holy Spirit"
Best Contemporary Classical Composition: Stephen Paulus, "Paulus: Prayers & Remembrances"
Best Classical Solo Vocal Album: Joyce DiDonato and Antonio Pappano, "Joyce & Tony – Live From Wigmore Hall"
Best Classical Instrumental Solo: Augustin Hadelich, "Dutilleux: Violin Concerto, L'Arbre Des Songes"
Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance: Eighth Blackbird, "Filament"
Best Choral Performance: Charles Bruffy, "Rachmaninoff: All-Night Vigil"
Best Opera Recording: Saito Kinen Orchestra; SKF Matsumoto Chorus & SKF Matsumoto Children's Chorus, "Ravel: L'Enfant Et Les Sortilèges; Shéhérazade"
Producer of the Year, Classical: Judith Sherman
Best Regional Roots Music Album: Jon Cleary, "Go Go Juice"
Best Folk Album: Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, "Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn"
Best Blues Album: Buddy Guy, "Born to Play Guitar"
Best Bluegrass Album: The Steeldrivers, "The Muscle Shoals Recordings"
Best Americana Album: Jason Isbell, "Something More Than Free"
Best American Roots Song: Jason Isbell, "24 Frames"
Best American Roots Performance: Mavis Staples, "See That My Grave Is Kept Clean"
Best Tropical Latin Album: Rubén Blades With Roberto Delgado & Orchestra, "Son De Panamá"
Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano): Los Tigres Del Norte, "Realidades – Deluxe Edition"
Best Children's Album: Tim Kubart, "Home"
Best World Album: Angélique Kidjo, "Sings"
Best Reggae Album: Morgan Heritage, "Strictly Roots"
Best Latin Jazz Album: Eliane Elias, "Made in Brazil"
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album: Maria Schneider, "The Thompson Fields"
Best Jazz Instrumental Album: John Scofield, "Past Present"
Best Jazz Vocal Album: Cécile McLorin Salvant, "For One to Love"
Best Surround Sound Album: James Guthrie and Joel Plante, "Amused To Death"
Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical: Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk (Dave Audé Remix)"
Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical: Alabama Shakes, "Sound & Color"
Best Historical Album: Various artists; "The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11"
Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package: Various Artists, "The Rise & Fall Of Paramount Records, Volume Two (1928-32)"
Best Album Notes: Joni Mitchell, "Love Has Many Faces: A Quartet, A Ballet, Waiting To Be Danced"
Best Recording Package: Sarah Dodds, Shauna Dodds & Dick Reeves (Asleep at the Wheel), "Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys"
Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals: Maria Schneider, "Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime)"
Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella: Avi Kaplin, Kirstin Taylor, Kevin K.O. Olusola; "Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy"
Best Instrumental Composition: Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, "The Afro Latin Jazz Suite"
MusiCares Person of the Year: Lionel Richie