Grammy 2016 winners are announced

Grammy 2016 winners are announced

In Los Angeles, on February 15, there was held the 58th Annual Grammy Awards. Rock and metal music were presented in four categories: "Best Rock Performance", "Best Metal Performance", "Best Rock Song" and "Best Rock Album".

This year's winners are:

Best Rock Performance — "Do not Wanna Fight", Alabama Shakes [ATO Records]

Nominees:

"What Kind of Man", Florence and The Machine [Republic]
"Something From Nothing", Foo Fighters [RCA Records]
"Ex's & Oh's", Elle King [RCA Records]
"Moaning Lisa Smile", Wolf Alice [RCA Records / Dirty Hit]

Best Metal Performance — "Cirice", Ghost [Loma Vista Recordings]

Nominees:

"Identity", August Burns Red [Fearless Records]
"512", Lamb of God [Epic Records]
"Thank You", Sevendust [7Bros Records]
"Custer", Slipknot [Roadrunner Records]

Best Rock Song — "Do not Wanna Fight", Alabama Shakes, songwriters (Alabama Shakes)

Nominees:

"Ex's & Oh's", Dave Bassett & Elle King, songwriters (Elle King)
"Hold Back the River", Iain Archer & James Bay, songwriters (James Bay)
"Lydia", Richard Meyer, Ryan Meyer & Johnny Stevens, songwriters (Highly Suspect)
"What Kind of Man", John Hill, Tom Hull & Florence Welch, songwriters (Florence and The Machine)

Best Rock Album — "Drones", Muse [Warner Bros. Records]

Nominees:

"Chaos And The Calm", James Bay [Republic]
"Kintsugi", Death Cab For Cutie [Atlantic]
"Mister Asylum", Highly Suspect [300 Entertainment]
".5: The Gray Chapter", Slipknot [Roadrunner Records]

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