Grammy Awards Recap: Part 3

By Daniela Duron,

To check out the performances and winners of The 55th Annual Grammy Awards as they happen, take a look at our recap below!

Spoiler alerts ahead!

To pay a tribute to Bob Marley, Bruno Mars and Sting perform "Locked Out of Heaven" and "Walking on the Moon." Rihanna and Ziggy Marley then join in to perform "Could You Be Loved" with them, making it arguably one of the best performances of the night.

Best New Artist nominees The Lumineers perform "Ho Hey" and introduce Jack White, who sings "Love Interruption" and "Freedom at 21."

Katy Perry then announces the nominees for Best New Artist, and the award goes to Fun. They beat out Alabama Shakes, Hunter Hayes, The Lumineers and Frank Ocean.

Hunter Hayes then takes the stage to sing "Wanted" and introduce Carrie Underwood, who he says has "one of the best voices in music, period." Underwood, whose dress changes color and designs as she performs, sings "Blown Away" and "Two Black Cadillacs."

Prince then comes on stage to present the award for Record of the Year. Gotye and Kimbra win it for "Somebody That I Used to Know," beating out Kelly Clarkson, Taylor Swift, The Black Keys, Fun. and Frank Ocean.

Ryan Seacrest, Justin Timberlake and Neil Portnow then announce The Music Educator Award, which will be given out for the first time next year and honors great music teachers, the "unsung heroes" of the music business.

After a tribute is paid to those in the music industry who passed away this past year, Elton John, Zac Brown, Mumford & Sons, Mavis Staples, T Bone Burnett and Brittany Howard take the stage to commemorate them as well as the teachers and students lost in the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy.



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