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Mumford and Sons tastes Grammy success

Posted on Feb 11, 06:30PM | IBNS

Los Angeles, Feb 11 : English folk rock band Mumford and Sons shined at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards as it clinched the Album of the Year prize for their album "Babel" here on the star-studded Sunday night.

Indie rock band Fun won the Song of the Year award for the song 'We Are Young'.

Indian musician and sitar exponent Pandit Ravi Shankar, who passed away last year, was awarded with double Grammy Awards.

He was awarded the Best World Music Album Grammy for - 'The Living Room Sessions Part 1'.

The legendary sitar exponent was also awarded the Lifetime Achievement Grammy Award.

His daughter Anoushka Shankar accepted the Grammy on his behalf.

List of winners is as follows:

Best Alternative Music Album: Gotye- Making Mirrors

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: Gotye featuring Kimbra- Somebody That I Used To Know

Best Rock Album: The Black Keys- El Camino

Best Rock Song: Dan Auerbach, Brian Burton and Patrick Carney - Lonely Boy

Best World Music Album: Pandit Ravi Shankar - The Living Room Sessions, Part 1

Best Country Song: Josh Kear, Chris Tompkins and Carrie Underwood- Blown Away

Best Country Duo/Group Performance: Pontoon - Little Big Town

Best Rap Song: Shawn Carter, Mike Dean, Chauncey Hollis and Kanye West - N****s In Paris

Best Rap Performance: Shawn Carter and Kanye West - N****s In Paris

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media: Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross - The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo

Best R and B Album: Robert Glasper- Black Radio

Best Dance/Electronica Album: Skrillex - Bangarang

Best Dance Recording: Skrillex featuring Sirah - Bangarang

Best Regional Roots Album: Wayne Toups, Steve Riley and Wilson Savoy - The Band Courtbouillon

Best Folk Album: Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer and Chris Thile - The Goat Rodeo Sessions

Best Blues Album: Dr John - Locked Down

Best Americana Album: Bonnie Raitt - Slipstream

Best Compilation Soundtrack Album: Midnight In Paris

Best Latin Jazz Album: The Clare Fischer Latin Jazz Big Band - iRitmo!

Best Jazz Vocal Album: Esperanza Spaulding - Radio Music Society

Best Improvised Jazz Solo: Gary Buron and Chick Corea - Hot House

Best New Age Album: Oakram - Echoes of Love

Best Comedy Album: Jimmy Fallon - Blow Your Pants Off

Best Spoken Word Album: Janis Ian - Society's Child: My Autobiography

Best Children's Album: The Okee Dokee Brothers - Can You Canoe

Best Reggae Album: Jimmy Cliff - Rebirth

Best Contemporary Classical Composition: Stephen Hartke - Meanwhile - Incidental Music To Imaginary Puppet Plays

Best Classical Compendium: Antoni Wit - Penderecki: Fonogrammi; Horn Concerto; Partita; The Awakening Of Jacob; Anaklasis

Best Classical Vocal Performance: Renee Fleming - Poemes

Best Producer of the Year, Classical: Blanton Alspaugh

Best Orchestral Performance: Michael Tilson Thomas - Adams Harmonielehre and Short Ride In A Fast Machine

Best Opera Recording: James Levine and Fabio Luisi - Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen

Best Engineered Album, Classical: Tom Caufield and John Newton - Life and Breath

Best Tropical Latin Album: Marlow Rosado Y La Riquena - Retro

Best Regional Mexican or Tejano Album: Lila Downs - Pecados Y Milagros

Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album: Quetzal - Imaginaries

Best Latin Pop Album, Rock or Urban Album: Juanes - MTV Unplugged Deluxe Edition

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album: TobyMac - Eye on It

Best Gospel Album: Lecrae - Gravity

Best Contemporary Christian Music Song: Matt Redman (Writers: Jonas Myrin and Matt Redman) - 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord), and Israel and New Breed (Writers: Israel Houghton and Micah Massey) - Your Presence is Heaven

Best Gospel Song: Mary Mary (Writer: Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell and Warryn Campbell) - Go Get It

Best Gospel Contemporary Christian Musical Performance: Matt Redman - 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)

Best Surround Sound Album: Jim Anderson, surround mix engineer Modern Cool; Darcy Proper, surround mastering engineer; Michael Friedman, surround producer (Patricia Barber)

Best Remixed Recording, Non Classical: Promises (Skrillex and Nero Remix) Skrillex, remixer (Nero)

Best Engineered Album, Non Classical: Richard King, engineer, Richard King, mastering engineer (Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer and Chris Thile) - The Goat Rodeo Sessions

Best Historical Album: Alan Boyd, Mark Linett, Brian Wilson and Dennis Wolfe, compilation producers -The Smile Sessions (Deluxe Box Set); Mark Linett, mastering engineer The Beach Boys

Best Album Notes: Billy Vera, album notes writer (Ray Charles)- Singular Genius: The Complete ABC Singles

Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package: Fritz Klaetke, art director (Woody Guthrie)- Woody At 100: The Woody Guthrie Centennial Collection

Best Recording Package: Michael Amzalag and Mathias Augustyniak, art directors (Bjork) - Biophilia

Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist: Thara Memory and Esperanza Spalding, arrangers (Esperanza Spalding) - City of Roses

Best Instrumental Arrangement: Gil Evans, arranger (Gil Evans Project) - How About You

Best Instrumental Composition: Chick Corea, composer (Chick Corea and Gary Burton) - Mozart Goes Dancing

Best Long Form Music Video: Mumford and Sons, Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros and Old Crow Medicine Show Big Easy Express

Best Short Form Music Video: Rihanna featuring Calvin Harris - We Found Love

Best Pop Solo Performance: Adele - Set Fire to the Rain

Best Country Solo Performance: Carrie Underwood - Blown Away

Song of the Year: fun. and Janelle Monae - We Are Young

Best Urban Contemporary Album: Frank Ocean - Channel Orange

Best Rock Performance: The Black Keys - Lonely Boy

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical: Dan Auerbach

Best Pop Vocal Album: Kelly Clarkson - Stronger

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Jay-Z and Kanye West featuring Frank Ocean and The Dream - No Church in the Wild

Best Country Album: Zac Brown Band - Uncaged

Best New Artist: Fun.

Record of the Year: Gotye and Kimbra - Somebody That I Used to Know

Album of the Year: Mumford and Sons - Babel

Lifetime Achievement Award: Pandit Ravi Shankar