UPDATED. Daft Punk, Lorde, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis big winners at Grammys 2014

by Bang
Jan 27, 2014
Daft Punk scooped two of the biggest trophies—Best Song and Best Album—at the Grammy Awards.

Daft Punk scooped Best Song and Best Album at the Grammy Awards last night, January 26 (U.S. time).

The French duo took him Best Album for Random Access Memories and both Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo or Group performance for their collaboration with Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers, "Get Lucky."

The duo—Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, clad in their trademark robot suits—didn't speak as they accepted their trophies, but Pharrell gave thanks on their behalf while collecting Record of the Year.

He said: "I supposed the robots would like to thank... you know, honestly, I bet France is really proud of these guys right now."

Lorde took home the third big prize of the night, winning Song of the Year, for her debut single and breakthrough hit, "Royals."

Accepting the trophy, she paid tribute to co-writer Joel Little, adding: "Thank you to everyone who has let the song explode, because it's been mental."

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Hip-hop duo Macklemore & Lewis also had a great night, taking home four of the seven awards they were nominated for: Best New Artist, Best Rap Album, Best Rap Song, and Best Rap Performance for their track "Thrift Shop."

The duo also gave an ambitious performance of their track "Same Love," which saw Queen Latifah officiated over the wedding of over 30 couples, both gay and straight.

Other performances at the Staples Center in Los Angeles included Beyonce and Jay Z, Taylor Swift, Madonna, Lorde, Chicago with Robin Thicke, and The Beatles' Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, who appeared onstage together to perform Paul's song "Queenie Eye."

Here is the complete list of winners at the Grammys 2014:

Album Of The Year
“Random Access Memories” — Daft Punk

Record Of The Year
“Get Lucky” — Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams

Song Of The Year
“Royals” — Joel Little & Ella Yelich O’Connor, songwriters (Lorde)

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Best Country Album
Same Trailer Different Park — Kacey Musgraves

Best Pop Vocal Album
“Unorthodox Jukebox” — Bruno Mars

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
“Holy Grail” — Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake

Best Pop Solo Performance
“Royals” — Lorde

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
“Get Lucky” — Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams

Best Rock Song
“Cut Me Some Slack” — Dave Grohl, Paul McCartney, Krist Novoselic & Pat Smear, songwriters (Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Pat Smear)

Best New Artist
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Best Pop Instrumental Album
“Steppin’ Out” — Herb Alpert

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
“To Be Loved” — Michael Bublé

Best Dance/Electronica Album
Random Access Memories — Daft Punk

Best Dance Recording
“Clarity” — Zedd Featuring Foxes

Best Rock Performance
“Radioactive” — Imagine Dragons

Best Rock Album
“Celebration Day” — Led Zeppelin

Best Metal Performance
“God Is Dead?” — Black Sabbath

Best Alternative Music Album
“Modern Vampires Of The City” — Vampire Weekend

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Best R&B Performance
“Something” — Snarky Puppy With Lalah Hathaway

Best Urban Contemporary Album
“Unapologetic” — Rihanna

Best R&B Album
Girl On Fire — Alicia Keys

Best Traditional R&B Performance
“Please Come Home — Gary Clark Jr.

Best R&B Song (A Songwriters Award)
“Pusher Love Girl” — James Fauntleroy, Jerome Harmon, Timothy Mosley & Justin Timberlake, songwriters (Justin Timberlake)

Best Rap Performance
“Thrift Shop” — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz

Best Rap Album
The Heist — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Best Rap Song

“Thrift Shop” — Ben Haggerty & Ryan Lewis, songwriters (Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz)

Best Country Solo Performance
“Wagon Wheel” — Darius Rucker

Best Country Duo/Group Performance
“From This Valley”— The Civil Wars

Best Country Song (A Songwriters Award)
“Merry Go ‘Round” — Shane McAnally, Kacey Musgraves & Josh Osborne, songwriters (Kacey Musgraves)

Best New Age Album
“Love’s River” — Laura Sullivan

Best Jazz Instrumental Album
Money Jungle: Provocative In Blue — Terri Lyne Carrington

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Best Improvised Jazz Solo
“Orbits” — Wayne Shorter, soloist

Best Jazz Vocal Album
“Liquid Spirit” — Gregory Porter

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
“Night In Calisia” — Randy Brecker, Włodek Pawlik Trio & Kalisz Philharmonic

Best Latin Jazz Album
“Song For Maura” — Paquito D’Rivera And Trio Corrente

Best Gospel Album
Greater Than (Live) — Tye Tribbett

Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance
“Break Every Chain [Live]” –Tasha Cobbs
“If He Did It Before… Same God [Live]” — Tye Tribbett

Best Gospel Song
“If He Did It Before… Same God [Live]” — Tye Tribbett, songwriter (Tye Tribbett)

Best Contemporary Christian Music Song
“Overcomer” — David Garcia, Ben Glover & Christopher Stevens, songwriters (Mandisa)

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album
“Overcomer” — Mandisa

Best Latin Pop Album
“Vida” — Draco Rosa

Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album
“Treinta Días” — La Santa Cecilia

Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)
“A Mi Manera” — Mariachi Divas De Cindy Shea

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Best Tropical Latin Album
Pacific Mambo Orchestra — Pacific Mambo Orchestra

Best Americana Album
Old Yellow Moon — Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell

Best Bluegrass Album
“The Streets Of Baltimore” — Del McCoury Band

Best Blues Album
“Get Up!” — Ben Harper With Charlie Musselwhite

Best Folk Album
“My Favorite Picture Of You” — Guy Clark

Best Regional Roots Music Album
“Dockside Sessions” — Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience

Best Reggae Album
“Ziggy Marley In Concert” — Ziggy Marley

Best World Music Album
“Savor Flamenco” — Gipsy Kings

Best Children’s Album
“Throw A Penny In The Wishing Well” — Jennifer Gasoi

Best Spoken Word Album
“America Again: Re-becoming The Greatness We Never Weren’t” — Stephen Colbert

Best Comedy Album
“Calm Down Gurrl” — Kathy Griffin

Best Musical Theater Album
“Kinky Boots”

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media
Sound City: Real To Reel

Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media
Skyfall – Thomas Newman, composer

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Best Song Written For Visual Media
“Skyfall” from “Skyfall”– Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth, songwriters (Adele)

Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package

Wings Over America (Deluxe Edition) — Simon Earith & James Musgrave, art directors (Paul McCartney and Wings)

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical
Pharrell Williams — “BBC” (Jay-Z), “Blurred Lines” (Robin Thicke featuring T.I. & Pharrell), “Happy” (Pharrell Williams), “I Can’t Describe (The Way I Feel)” (Jennifer Hudson featuring T.I.), “Nuclear” (Destiny’s Child), “Oceans” (Jay-Z featuring Frank Ocean), “Reach Out Richard” (Mayer Hawthorne), “The Stars Are Ours” (Mayer Hawthorne)

Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical
“Summertime Sadness” (Cedric Gervais Remix) — Cedric Gervais, remixer (Lana Del Rey)

Best Music Video
“Suit & Tie” – Justin Timberlake featuring Jay-Z — David Fincher, video director; Timory King, video producer

Best Music Film
Live Kisses – Paul McCartney — Jonas Akerlund, video director; Violaine Etienne, Aron Levine & Scott Rodger, video producers

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