Listen to your favorite Grammy winners for free

Listen to your favorite Grammy winners right now for free, using your library card.

Listen to your favorite Grammy winners right now for free, using your library card.

Your favorite artist may not have won at the Grammys—we still love you Beyhive—but there was a lot of excellent music celebrated this Sunday.

And you can listen to the most of the winners for free using two of Mentor Public Library’s digital services: Freegal and Hoopla. With nothing but your library card and an Internet connection, you can stream and, in some cases, even download the year’s best music for free.

Follow the links to songs and albums of your choice.

Album of the Year: Adele – 25

Record & Song of the Year: Adele – “Hello”

Best Rap Album: Chance the Rapper – Coloring Book

Best Country Solo Performance: Maren Morris – “My Church”

Best Rock Song: David Bowie, songwriter (David Bowie) – “Blackstar”

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: Twenty One Pilots – “Stressed Out”

Best New Artist: Chance the Rapper

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Willie Nelson – Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin

Best Alternative Music Album: David Bowie – Blackstar

Best Rock Album: Cage the Elephant – Tell Me I’m Pretty

Best Metal Performance: Megadeth – “Dystopia”

Best Rock Performance: David Bowie – “Blackstar”

Best Rap/Sung Performance: Drake – “Hotline Bling”

Best R&B Album: Lalah Hathaway – Lalah Hathaway Live

Best R&B Song: Hod David & Musze, songwriters (Maxwell) – “Lake By the Ocean”

Best Traditional R&B Performance: Lalah Hathaway – “Angel”

Best R&B Performance: Solange – “Cranes in the Sky”

Best Folk Album: Sarah Jarosz – Undercurrent

Best Traditional Blues Album: Bobby Rush – Porcupine Meat

Best Americana Album: William Bell – This Is Where I Live

Best American Roots Song: Vince Gill, songwriter (The Time Jumpers) – “Kid Sister”

Best American Roots Performance: Sarah Jarosz – “House of Mercy”

Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano): Vicente Fernández – Un Azteca En El Azteca, Vol. 1 (En Vivo)

Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album: iLe – iLevitable

Best Latin Pop Album: Jesse & Joy – Un Besito Mas

Best Country Album: Sturgill Simpson – A Sailor’s Guide to Earth

Best Country Song: Lori McKenna, songwriter (Tim McGraw) – “Humble and Kind”

Best Country Duo/Group Performance: Pentatonix – “Jolene” [ft. Dolly Parton]

Best Roots Gospel Album: Joey+Rory – Hymns

Best Jazz Instrumental Album: John Scofield – Country for Old Men

Best Jazz Vocal Album: Gregory Porter – Take Me to the Alley

Best Improvised Jazz Solo: John Scofield, soloist – “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry”

Contemporary Instrumental: Snarky Puppy – Culcha Vulcha

Best Dance/Electronic Album: Flume – Skin

Best Dance Recording: The Chainsmokers “Don’t Let Me Down” [ft. Daya]

Best Classical Solo Vocal Album: Ian Bostridge; Antonio Pappano, accompanist (Michael Collins, Elizabeth Kenny, Lawrence Power & Adam Walker) – Shakespeare Songs

Best Orchestra Performance: Andris Nelsons, conductor (Boston Symphony Orchestra) – Shostakovich: Under Stalin’s Shadow – Symphonies Nos. 5, 8 & 9

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album: Hillary Scott & the Scott Family – Love Remains

Best Gospel Album: Kirk Franklin – Losing My Religion

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song: Hillary Scott & the Scott Family; Bernie Herms, Hillary Scott & Emily Weisband, songwriters – “Thy Will”

Best Gospel Performance/Song: Tamela Mann; Kirk Franklin, songwriter – “God Provides” 

Best New Age Album: White Sun – White Sun II

Best Historical Album: Steve Berkowitz & Jeff Rosen, compilation producers; Mark Wilder, mastering engineer (Bob Dylan) – The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 12 (Collector’s Edition)

Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals: Jacob Collier, arranger (Jacob Collier) – “Flintstones”

Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella: Jacob Collier, arranger (Jacob Collier) – “You and I”

Best Song Written for Visual Media: Max Martin, Shellback & Justin Timberlake, songwriters (Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, Gwen Stefani, James Corden, Zooey Deschanel, Walt Dohrn, Ron Funches, Caroline Hjelt, Aino Jawo, Christopher Mintz-Plasse & Kunal Nayyar), Track from: Trolls – “Can’t Stop the Feeling!”

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media: John Williams, composer – Star Wars: the Force Awakens

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media: Miles Davis & Various Artists; Steve Berkowitz, Don Cheadle & Robert Glasper, compilation producers – Miles Ahead

 

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