2011 Grammys

About

53rd annual celebration of music which honored Barbra Streisand as MusiCares Person of the Year. Arcade Fire was the first indie act to win Album of the Year while Lady Antebellum won the most awards of the evening with five, including for Record of the Year.

Trivia

A seven-song tribute to Aretha Franklin was performed by Yolanda AdamsChristina AguileraJennifer HudsonMartina McBride and Florence Welch.

#5
award show
Boost
Aired
February 13, 2011
Host
N/A
Most Nominations
Eminem
#5
award show
Boost

2011 Grammys Winners

1
Rihanna, 33
Best Dance Recording
2
Eminem, 49
Best Rap Solo Performance/Best Rap Album
3
Lady Gaga, 35
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance/Best Pop Vocal Album
4
Bruno Mars, 36
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
5
Jay-Z, 52
Best Rap Song/Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
6
Usher, 43
Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
7
John Legend, 43
Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance / Best R&B Song/Album
8
Paul McCartney, 79
Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
9
Julie Andrews, 86
Best Spoken Word Album For Children
10
Miranda Lambert, 38
Best Female Country Vocal Performance
11
Michael Bublé, 46
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
12
David Guetta, 54
Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical
13
Keith Urban, 54
Best Male Country Vocal Performance
14
CeeLo Green, 46
Best Urban/Alternative Performance
15
Fantasia Barrino, 37
Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
16
Sade, 63
Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals/Best Contemporary R&B Album
17
Afrojack, 34
Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical
18
Swizz Beatz, 43
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
19
Neil Young, 76
Best Rock Song
20
Jon Stewart, 59
Best Spoken Word Album
21
Cece Winans, 57
Best Gospel Performance/Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album
22
Alejandro Sanz, 53
Best Latin Pop Album
23
Israel Houghton, 50
Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
24
Tia Carrere, 55
Best Hawaiian Music Album
25
Lewis Black, 73
Best Comedy Album
26
Buju Banton, 48
Best Reggae Album
27
Esperanza Spalding, 37
Best New Artist
28
Jeff Beck, 77
Best Pop Instrumental Performance/Best Rock Instrumental Performance
29
Herbie Hancock, 81
Best Improvised Jazz Solo
30
Patty Loveless, 65
Best Bluegrass Album
31
Pete Seeger (1919-2014)
Best Musical Album for Children
32
Buddy Guy, 85
Best Contemporary Blues Album
33
Bebe Winans, 59
Best Gospel Performance/Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album
34
Danger Mouse, 44
Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical
35
Marty Stuart, 63
Best Country Instrumental Performance
36
Mavis Staples, 82
Best Americana Album
37
Ray LaMontagne, 48
Best Contemporary Folk Album
38
Patty Griffin, 57
Best Traditional Gospel Album
39
Dee Dee Bridgewater, 71
Best Jazz Vocal Album
40
Willie Smith (1910-1967)
Best Traditional Blues Album
41
Michael Daugherty, 67
Best Classical Contemporary Composition
42
James Moody (1925-2010)
Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group
43
Chucho Valdés, 80
Best Latin Jazz Album
44
Larry Carlton, 73
Best Pop Instrumental Album
45
Christopher Tin, 45
Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)
46
Pinetop Perkins (1913-2011)
Best Traditional Blues Album
47
Tak Matsumoto, 60
Best Pop Instrumental Album
48
Paul Jacobs (1930-1983)
Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without Orchestra)