Lady Gaga ai Grammy Awards (Getty Images)
in foto: Lady Gaga ai Grammy Awards (Getty Images)

Quella scorsa è stata la nottata dei Grammy Awards, uno degli appuntamenti più importanti della musica mondiale, nottata attesissima, che fa un riassunto di quello che è stato l'anno musicale negli States e che quest'anno ha visto sorprese e polemiche, come ogni anno: c'è Kacey Musgraves che si prende il titolo ddi Album dell'anno con "Golden Hour", Childish Gambino si prende Song of the Year, Record of the Year e Best Rap/Sung Performance per "This Is America" ma non si presenta a ritirarli, Cardi B è la prima donna a vincere il premio come Album of the Year, mentre a Beck va il premio come miglior album alternativo, mentre un Grammy postumo va a Chris Cornell come Miglior Performance rock, Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper vincono come Best Pop Duo/Group Performance con “Shallow”.

The complete list of winners:

  • Album Of The Year — Golden Hour, Kacey Musgraves
  • Record Of The Year — “This Is America,” Childish Gambino
  • Best New Artist — Dua Lipa
  • Best Rap Album — Invasion Of Privacy, Cardi B
  • Best R&B Album Winner — H.E.R., H.E.R.
  • Best Rap Song — “God’s Plan,” Drake
  • Best Country Album — Golden Hour, Kacey Musgraves
  • Song Of The Year — “This Is America,” Childish Gambino
  • Best Pop Duo/Group Performance — “Shallow,” Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
  • Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical — Pharrell Williams
  • Best Rap/Sung Performance — “This Is America,” Childish Gambino
  • Best Rap Performance — King’s Dead, Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future & James Blake / Bubblin, Anderson .Paak
  • Best Rock Album — From The Fires, Greta Van Fleet
  • Best Rock Song — “Masseduction” St. Vincent
  • Best Metal Performance — Electric Messiah, High On Fire
  • Best Rock Performance — When Bad Does Good, Chris Cornell
  • Best Urban Contemporary Album — Everything Is Love, The Carters
  • Best R&B Song — “Boo’d Up,” Ella Mai
  • Best Traditional R&B Performance — Bet Ain’t Worth The Hand, Leon Bridges / How Deep Is Your Love, Pj Morton Featuring Yebba
  • Best R&B Performance — Best Part H.E.R. Featuring Daniel Caesar
  • Best Latin Jazz Album — Back To The Sunset, Dafnis Prieto Big Band
  • Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album — American Dreamers: Voices Of Hope, Music Of Freedom, John Daversa Big Band Featuring Daca Artists
  • Best Jazz Instrumental Album — Emanon, The Wayne Shorter Quartet
  • Best Jazz Vocal Album — The Window, Cécile Mclorin Salvant
  • Best Improvised Jazz Solo — Don’t Fence Me In, John Daversa
  • Best Reggae Album — 44/876, Sting & Shaggy
  • Best Dance/Electronic Album — Woman Worldwide, Justice
  • Best Dance Recording — Electricity, Silk City & Dua Lipa Featuring Diplo & Mark Ronson
  • Best Contemporary Classical Composition — Kernis: Violin Concerto, James Ehnes, Ludovic Morlot & Seattle Symphony
  • Best Classical Compendium — Fuchs: Piano Concerto ‘Spiritualist’; Poems Of Life; Glacier; Rush, Joann Falletta
  • Best Classical Solo Vocal Album — Songs Of Orpheus – Monteverdi, Caccini, D’india & Landi, Karim Sulayman
  • Best Classical Instrumental Solo — Kernis: Violin Concerto, James Ehnes
  • Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance — Anderson, Laurie: Landfall, Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet
  • Best Choral Performance — Mcloskey: Zealot Canticles, Donald Nally
  • Best Opera Recording — Bates: The (R)Evolution Of Steve Jobs, Michael Christie, Garrett Sorenson, Wei Wu, Sasha Cooke, Edward Parks & Jessica E. Jones
  • Best Orchestral Performance — Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 11, Andris Nelsons
  • Producer Of The Year, Classical — Blanton Alspaugh
  • Best Engineered Album, Classical — Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 11, Andris Nelsons & Boston Symphony Orchestra
  • Best Pop Vocal Album — Sweetener, Ariana Grande
  • Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album — My Way, Willie Nelson
  • Best Pop Solo Performance — Joanne (Where Do You Think You’re Goin’?), Lady Gaga
  • Best Country Song — “Space Cowboy,” Kacey Musgraves
  • Best Country Duo/Group Performance — Tequila, Dan + Shay
  • Best Country Solo Performance — “Butterflies,” Kacey Musgraves
  • Best Music Film — Quincy, Quincy Jones
  • Best Music Video — “This Is America,” Childish Gambino
  • Best Regional Roots Music Album — No ‘Ane’I, Kalani Pe’a
  • Best Tropical Latin Album — Anniversary, Spanish Harlem Orchestra
  • Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano) — ¡México Por Siempre!, Luis Miguel
  • Best Latin Rock, Urban Or Alternative Album — Aztlán, Zoé
  • Best Latin Pop Album — Sincera, Claudia Brant
  • Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling) — Faith – A Journey For All, Jimmy Carter
  • Best Children’s Album — All The Sounds, Lucy Kalantari & The Jazz Cats
  • Best Folk Album — All Ashore, Punch Brothers
  • Best Contemporary Blues Album — Please Don’t Be Dead, Fantastic Negrito
  • Best Traditional Blues Album — The Blues Is Alive And Well, Buddy Guy
  • Best Bluegrass Album — The Travelin’ Mccourys, The Travelin’ Mccourys
  • Best Americana Album — By The Way, I Forgive You, Brandi Carlile
  • Best American Roots Song — The Joke, Brandi Carlile
  • Best American Roots Performance — The Joke, Brandi Carlile
  • Best New Age Album — Opium Moon, Opium Moon
  • Best Song Written For Visual Media — “Shallow,” Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
  • Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media — Black Panther, Ludwig Göransson
  • Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media — The Greatest Showman, Hugh Jackman (& Various Artists)
  • Best World Music Album — Freedom, Soweto Gospel Choir
  • Best Roots Gospel Album — Unexpected, Jason Crabb
  • Best Contemporary Christian Music Album — Look Up Child, Lauren Daigle
  • Best Gospel Album — Hiding Place, Tori Kelly
  • Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song — “You Say,” Lauren Daigle
  • Best Gospel Performance/Song — “Never Alone,” Tori Kelly Featuring Kirk Franklin
  • Best Contemporary Instrumental Album — Steve Gadd Band, Steve Gadd Band
  • Best Immersive Audio Album — Eye In The Sky – 35th Anniversary Edition, The Alan Parsons Project
  • Best Remixed Recording — “Walking Away (Mura Masa Remix),” Haim
  • Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical — Colors, Beck
  • Best Historical Album — Voices Of Mississippi: Artists And Musicians Documented By William Ferris
  • Best Album Notes — Voices Of Mississippi: Artists And Musicians Documented By William Ferris
  • Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package — Squeeze Box: The Complete Works Of “Weird Al” Yankovic, Weird Al Yankovic
  • Best Recording Package — Masseduction, St. Vincent
  • Best Arrangement, Instruments And Vocals — “Spiderman Theme,” Randy Waldman Featuring Take 6 & Chris Potter
  • Best Arrangement, Instrumental Or A Cappella — “Stars And Stripes Forever,” John Daversa Big Band Featuring Daca Artists
  • Best Instrumental Composition — Blut Und Boden (Blood And Soil), Terence Blanchard
  • Best Alternative Music Album — “Colors,” Beck
  • Best Musical Theater Album — The Band’s Visit, Original Broadway CastBest Comedy Album — Equanimity & The Bird Revelation, Dave Chappelle