57th Annual Grammy Awards 2015

The 57th Annual Grammy Awards were announced at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

Category

Album

Artist

  • Best album of the year
Morning Phase Beck Hansen
  • Best record of the year
Stay With Me Sam Smith
  • Best song of the year

Stay With Me

James Napier, William Phillips & Sam Smith
  • Best new artist

Sam Smith

  • Children’s Album

I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up For Education And Changed The World (Malala Yousafzai)

Neela Vaswani
  • Best Pop solo performance

Happy (Live)

Pharrell Williams

  • Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Say Something A Great Big World With Christina Aguilera

Indian’s in 57th Annual Grammy Awards

This year two Indians have won Grammy Awards. They are

  • Ricky Kej- His collaborated album Winds of Samsara won the Best New Age Album Trophy.
  • Neela Vaswani- She won award in Children’s Album category for her album I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up For Education And Changed The World (Malala Yousafzai).

About Grammy Awards

Grammy Awards (originally were called Gramophone Awards) are the recording industry’s most prestigious award presented annually by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States. It should be noted that NARAS is also known as The Recording Academy.

They are awarded to artists and technical professionals for their outstanding achievements in the music industry.

The awards are presented to recipients at the annual presentation ceremony which features performances by prominent artists, and the presentation of those awards that have a more popular interest.

The first Grammy Awards ceremony was held on 4 May 1959.

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