Winners in key categories at the Grammy Awards: PHOTOS

Monday February 13 2017

Solange poses in the press room after winning
Solange poses in the press room after winning Best R&B Performance for "Cranes in the Sky" during the 59th Annual Grammy music Awards on February 12, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. PHOTO| AFP
Katy Perry arrives for the 59th Grammy Awards
Katy Perry arrives for the 59th Grammy Awards on February 12, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. PHOTO| AFP
Jennifer Lopez arrives for the 59th Grammy
Jennifer Lopez arrives for the 59th Grammy Awards on February 12, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. PHOTO| AFP
Adele (L) adresses the crowd as she receives
Adele (L) adresses the crowd as she receives awards including Best record and Best album of the year as her producer Greg Kurtsin (C) looks on during the 59th Annual Grammy music Awards on February 12, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. PHOTO| AFP
Singer Ty Dolla Sign attends the Warner Music
Singer Ty Dolla Sign attends the Warner Music Group Grammy Party at Milk Studios on February 12, 2017 in Hollywood, California. PHOTO| AFP
NFL Player Russell Wilson (L) and Musician
NFL Player Russell Wilson (L) and Musician Ciara attend the Warner Music Group Grammy Party at Milk Studios on February 12, 2017 in Hollywood, California PHOTO| AFP
Singer Tamela Mann, winner of Best Gospel
Singer Tamela Mann, winner of Best Gospel Performance/Song for 'God Provides, ' poses in the press room during The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. PHOTO| AFP
Singer Beyonce, winner of Best Urban
Singer Beyonce, winner of Best Urban Contemporary Album for 'Lemonade' and Best Music Video for 'Formation, ' poses in the press room during The 59th Grammy Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. PHOTO| AFP
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Adele took home five Grammys on Sunday including the top three awards for Album, Record and Song of the Year, besting her rival Beyonce, who finished the night with two trophies.

More than 13,000 music professionals in the Recording Academy voted to determine winners of the Grammys, which were handed out in Los Angeles.

Here is a list of winners in key categories:

 

Album of the year: Adele, 25

Record of the year (for best overall song): Adele, "Hello"

Song of the year (for songwriting): Adele and Greg Kurstin, "Hello"

Best Pop Vocal Album: Adele, 25

Best Pop Solo Performance: Adele, "Hello"

Best New Artist: Chance the Rapper

Best Rap Album: Chance the Rapper, Coloring Book

Best Rap Performance: Chance the Rapper featuring Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz, "No Problem"

Best Rap Song: Drake, "Hotline Bling"

Best Rock Album: Cage the Elephant, Tell Me I'm Pretty

Best Rock Song: David Bowie, "Blackstar"

Best Rock Performance: David Bowie, "Blackstar"

Best Alternative Rock Album: David Bowie, Blackstar

Best Urban Contemporary Album: Beyonce, "Lemonade"

Best Music Video: Beyonce, "Formation"

Best Country Album: Sturgill Simpson, A Sailor's Guide to Earth