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    Winners! A Complete List From the 2009 Grammys

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    Album of the Year: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, Raising Sand

    Rap Album: Lil Wayne, Tha Carter III

    Male Pop Vocal Performance: John Mayer, "Say"

    Record of the Year: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, "Please Read the Letter"

    New Artist: Adele

    Rock Album: Coldplay, Viva la Vida

    Pop Collaboration With Vocals: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, "Rich Woman"

    Song of the Year: Coldplay, "Viva la Vida"

    Country Performance by a Duo or Group: Sugarland, "Stay"

    R&B Album: Jennifer Hudson, Jennifer Hudson

    Industry Icon Award: Clive Davis

    Jennifer Hudson AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill

    Producer of the Year, Non-Classical: Rick Rubin (Death Magnetic, Home Before Dark, Mercy, Seeing Things, Weezer)

    Rock Song: Bruce Springsteen, "Girls in Their Summer Clothes"

    Rock Instrumental Performance: "Peaches En Regalia," Zappa Plays Zappa, Featuring Steve Vai & Napoleon Murphy Brock

    Metal Performance: Metallica, "My Apocalypse"

    Hard Rock Performance: The Mars Volta, "Wax Simulacra"

    Rock Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals: Kings of Leon, "Sex on Fire"

    Solo Rock Vocal Performance: John Mayer, "Gravity"

    Alternative Music Album: Radiohead, In Rainbows

    Pop Vocal Album: Duffy, Rockferry

    Coldplay John Shearer/Getty Images

    Pop Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals: Coldplay, "Viva la Vida"

    Female Pop Vocal Performance: Adele, "Chasing Pavements"

    Pop Instrumental Album: Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, Jingle All The Way

    Pop Instrumental Performance: Eagles, "I Dreamed There Was No War"

    Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books): Al Gore, An Inconvenient Truth (Beau Bridges, Cynthia Nixon and Blair Underwood)

    Contemporary R&B Album: Mary J. Blige, Growing Pains

    R&B Song: Ne-Yo, "Miss Independent" (Mikkel S. Eriksen, T.E. Hermansen and S. Smith, songwriters)

    Urban/Alternative Performance: Chrisette Michele Featuring will.i.am, "Be OK"

    Traditional R&B Vocal Performance: Al Green Featuring Anthony Hamilton, "You've Got the Love I Need"

    R&B Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals: Al Green Featuring John Legend, "Stay With Me (by the Sea)"

    Female R&B Vocal Performance: Alicia Keys; " Superwoman"

    Male R&B Vocal Performance: Ne-Yo, "Miss Independent"

    Lil' Wayne Frank Micelotta/Getty Images for MTV

    Rap Song: Lil Wayne Featuring Static Major, "Lollipop" (D. Carter, S. Garrett, D. Harrison, J. Scheffer and R. Zamor, songwriters)

    Rap/Sung Collaboration: Estelle Featuring Kanye West, "American Boy"

    Rap Performance by a Duo or Group: Jay-Z and T.I. Featuring Kanye West and Lil Wayne, "Swagga Like Us"

    Rap Solo Performance: Lil Wayne, "A Milli"

    Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Natalie Cole, Still Unforgettable

    Country Album: George Strait, Troubadour

    Country Song: Sugarland, "Stay" (Jennifer Nettles, songwriter)

    Bluegrass Album: Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, Honoring the Fathers of Bluegrass: Tribute to 1946 and 1947

    Country Instrumental Performance: Brad Paisley, James Burton, Vince Gill, John Jorgenson, Albert Lee, Brent Mason, Redd Volkaert and Steve Wariner, "Cluster Pluck"

    Country Collaboration With Vocals: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, "Killing the Blues"

    Male Country Vocal Performance: Brad Paisley, "Letter to Me"

    Carrie Underwood John Shearer/Getty Images

    Female Country Vocal Performance: Carrie Underwood, "Last Name"

    Reggae Album: Burning Spear, Jah Is Real

    Hawaiian Music Album: Tia Carrere and Daniel Ho, Ikena

    Contemporary Folk/Americana Album: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, Raising Sand

    Traditional Folk Album: Pete Seeger, At 89

    Traditional Blues Album: B.B. King, One Kind Favor

    Contemporary Blues Album: Dr. John and the Lower 911, City That Care Forgot

    Long Form Music Video: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, "Runnin' Down a Dream"

    Short Form Music Video: Weezer, "Pork and Beans"

    Classical Album: Weill, Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

    Producer of the Year, Classical: David Frost

    Classical Crossover Album: The King's Singers, Simple Gifts

    Classical Contemporary Composition: John Corigliano, composer, Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems of Bob Dylan (JoAnn Falletta, conductor)

    Classical Vocal Performance: John Corigliano, Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems of Bob Dylan

    Small Ensemble Performance: Spotless Rose, Hymns to the Virgin Mary

    Chamber Music Performance: Elliott Carter, Pacifica Quartet, String Quartets Nos. 1 and 5

    Instrumental Soloist Performance (Without Orchestra): Gloria Cheng, Piano Music of Salonen, Stucky, and Lutoslawski

    Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (With Orchestra): Hilary Hahn, Schoenberg, Sibelius: Violin Concertos (Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor)

    Choral Performance: Sir Simon Rattle, "Symphony of Psalms"

    Opera Recording: Weill, Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

    Orchestral Performance: Shostakovich, "Symphony No. 4," Bernard Haitink, conductor (Chicago Symphony Orchestra)

    Engineered Album, Classical: Traditions and Transformations: Sounds of Silk Road Chicago

    Electronic/Dance Album: Daft Punk, Alive 2007

    Dance Recording: Daft Punk, "Harder Better Faster Stronger"

    Contemporary R&B Gospel Album: Kirk Franklin, The Fight of My Life

    Traditional Gospel Album: The Blind Boys of Alabama, Down in New Orleans

    Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album: Gaither Vocal Band, Lovin' Life

    Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album: CeCe Winans, Thy Kingdom Come

    Rock or Rap Gospel Album: TobyMac, Alive and Transported

    Gospel Song: Kirk Franklin, "Help Me Believe"

    Gospel Performance: Mary Mary, "Get Up"

    Latin Jazz Album: Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra, Song for Chico

    George Carlin Paul Schiraldi

    Large Jazz Ensemble Album: The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Monday Night Live at the Village Vanguard

    Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group: Chick Corea and Gary Burton, The New Crystal Silence

    Jazz Instrumental Solo: Terence Blanchard, soloist, "Be-Bop"

    Jazz Vocal Album: Cassandra Wilson, Loverly

    Contemporary Jazz Album: Randy Brecker, Randy in Brasil

    New Age Album: Jack DeJohnette, Peace Time

    Comedy Album: George Carlin, It's Bad For Ya

    Polka Album: Jimmy Sturr and His Orchestra, Let the Whole World Sing

    Contemporary World Music Album: Mickey Hart, Zakir Hussain, Sikiru Adepoju and Giovanni Hidalgo, Global Drum Project

    Traditional World Music Album: Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Ilembe: Honoring Shaka Zulu

    Zydeco or Cajun Music Album: Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, Live at the 2008 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

    Native American Music Album: Come to Me Great Mystery—Native American Healing Songs

    Norteño Album: Los Tigres del Norte, Raíces

    Banda Album: Joan Sebástian, No Es de Madera

    Tejano Album: Ruben Ramos and the Mexican Revolution, Viva la Revolucion

    Regional Mexican Album: Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano, Amor, Dolor Y Lágrimas: Música Ranchera

    Tropical Latin Album: José Feliciano, Señor Bachata

    Latin Rock or Alternative Album: 45, Jaguares

    Latin Pop Album: Juanes, La Vida...Es un Ratico

    Musical Show Album: In the Heights

    Musical Album for Children: They Might Be Giants, Here Come The 123s

    Spoken Word Album for Children: Bill Harley, Yes to Running!

    Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s): Natalie Cole, "Here's That Rainy Day" (Nan Schwartz, arranger)

    Wall*E Disney

    Instrumental Arrangement: Peter Gabriel and Thomas Newman, "Define Dancing" (From Wall-E) (Thomas Newman, arranger)

    Instrumental Composition: "The Adventures of Mutt" (From Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull)

    Surround Sound Album: Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition; Night on Bald Mountain; Prelude to Khovanshchina

    Remixed Recording, Non-Classical: MGMT, "Electric Feel," Justice Remix (Justice, remixers)

    Engineered Album, Non-Classical: The Raconteurs (Joe Chiccarelli, Vance Powell and Jack White III), Consolers of the Lonely

    Historical Album: Art of Field Recording, Volume I: Fifty Years of Traditional American Music (Documented by Art Rosenbaum)

    Album Notes: Miles Davis, Kind of Blue: 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition (Francis Davis, album notes writer)

    Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package: In Rainbows

    Recording Package: Metallica, Death Magnetic (Bruce Duckworth, Sarah Moffat and David Turner, art directors)

    Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media: Peter Gabriel and Thomas Newman, "Down to Earth" (From Wall-E)

    Score Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media: James Newton Howard and Hans Zimmer, The Dark Knight

    Compilation Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media: Juno

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