Jay-Z receives Grammy salute as an industry icons, Award.
Before the Roc Nation brunch and the parties began on Saturday night, the day before one of music’s most celebrated award show, the 60th annual Grammy Awards celebration gave their highest honor to the Hip-hop mogul & icon, Jay-Z. Jay have also been nominated and inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame for his originality and longevity in the music industry as well as his attention to detail and talent amongst original contributions towards the culture and industry. He was the guest of honor at Clive Davis’ pre-Grammy gala where he received the Grammy Salute To Industry Icons Award.
Congrats to Jay, and the winners and nominees of the 60th Grammy Award Show. Peep the winner’s list below…
Album of the Year: “24K Magic” — Bruno Mars
Song of the Year: “That’s What I Like” — Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus and Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)
Best New Artist: Alessia Cara
Best Pop Solo Performance: “Shape of You” — Ed Sheeran
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: “Feel It Still” — Portugal. The Man
Best Pop Vocal Album: “÷” — Ed Sheeran
Best R&B Performance: “That’s What I Like” — Bruno Mars
Best Traditional R&B Performance: “Redbone” — Childish Gambino
Best R&B Song: “That’s What I Like” — Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus and Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)
Best Urban Contemporary Album: “Starboy” — The Weeknd
Best R&B Album: “24K Magic” — Bruno Mars
Best Rap Performance: “HUMBLE.” — Kendrick Lamar
Best Rap/Sung Performance: “LOYALTY.” — Kendrick Lamar featuring Rihanna
Best Rap Song: “HUMBLE.” — K. Duckworth, Asheton Hogan and M. Williams II, songwriters (Kendrick Lamar)
Best Rap Album: “DAMN.” — Kendrick Lamar
Best Reggae Album: “Stony Hill” — Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley
Best Gospel Album: “Let Them Fall in Love” — CeCe Winans
Best Contemporary Christian Music Album: “Chain Breaker” — Zach Williams
Best Roots Gospel Album: “Sing It Now: Songs of Faith & Hope” — Reba McEntire
Best Latin Pop Album: “El Dorado” — Shakira
Hit the JUMP to Watch Kendrick Lamar’s Opening PERFORMANCE.. & Page 3 for A COMPLETE LIST of the Grammy WINNERS.