TBR — There were a number of surprises as well as expected winners with Sam Smith leading the way and becoming the big winner for the 2015 Grammys, taking home four awards. Beck also surprised a few people when he took home the album of the year for Morning Phase. As a result he beat out Beyonce’ and once again her good friend Kanye West was not happy about it as he had a few choice words for Beck.
In the Gospel category, Smokie Norful won a GRAMMY for Best Gospel Performance/Song at the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony on Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles.
For the Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song, Lecrae featuring for King & Country found himself in the winners seat and Erica Campbell won Best Gospel Album.
Sam Smith was the big winner at the 2015 Grammys, taking home four awards for best new artist, best pop vocal album, record of the year and song of the year.
In an upset, Beck took home album of the year for Morning Phase, beating out Beyonce’s Beyonce.
Here are some of the winners listed below:
Album of the Year
Beck, Morning Phase — WINNER
Ed Sheeran, x
Sam Smith, In the Lonely Hour
Pharrell Williams, Girl
Best New Artist
Sam Smith – WINNER
Best R&B Performance
“Drunk In Love,” Beyoncé ft. Jay Z — WINNER
“New Flame,” Chris Brown ft. Usher & Rick Ross
“It’s Your World,” Jennifer Hudson ft. R. Kelly
“Like This,” Ledisi
“Good Kisser,” Usher
Song of the Year
“All About That Bass,” Meghan Trainor
“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift
“Stay With Me (Darkchild Version),” Sam Smith — WINNER
“Take Me to Church,” Hozier
Best Rap Album
The New Classic, Iggy Azalea
Because the Internet, Childish Gambino
Nobody’s Smiling, Common
The Marshall Mathers LP2, Eminem — WINNER
Oxymoron, ScHoolboy Q
Blacc Hollywood, Wiz Khalifa
Best Gospel Album
Help, Erica Campbell — WINNER
Amazing, Ricky Dillard & New G
Withholding Nothing: Live, William McDowell
Forever Yours, Smokie Norful
Vintage Worship, Anita Wilson