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Watch Kendrick Lamar’s ambitious Grammy performance

Watch Kendrick Lamar’s ambitious Grammy performance


Kendrick Lamar took home five Grammys last night of the 11 he was nominated for his album To Pimp A Butterfly. And while he didn’t win the Album Of The Year (Taylor) or Song of the Year (Sheeran), he did put in a stunning performance of ‘The Blacker The Berry’, ‘Alright’ and an untitled new song as is becoming customary.

Here were the winners:

Song of the Year: Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud”
Record of the Year: Bruno Mars & Mark Ronson’s “Uptown Funk”
Album of the Year: Taylor Swift’s 1989
Best Rap Song: Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright”
Best Rap Performance: Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright”
Best Rock Album: Alabama Shakes’ Sound & Color
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: Kendrick Lamar’s “These Walls”
Best R&B Album: D’Angelo and the Vanguard’s Black Messiah
Best Urban Contemporary Album: The Weeknd’s Beauty Behind The Madness
Best R&B Performance: The Weeknd’s “Earned It”
Best Rap Album: Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly
Best Music Video: Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood” with Kendrick Lamar
Best Dance/ Electronic Album: Skrillex And Diplo Present Jack Ü
Best Rock Performance: Alabama Shakes – ‘Don’t Wanna Fight’