David Bowie wins five Grammys, including two from Rock categories

David Bowie won all five Grammys he was nominated for Sunday, including Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song for “Blackstar”.

Bowie beat out “Burn the Witch” by Radiohead; “Hardwired” by Metallica; “Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots; and “My Name Is Human” by Highly Suspect in the Best Rock Song category, and “Joe (Live From Austin City Limits)” by Alabama Shakes; “Don’t Hurt Yourself” by Beyoncé Featuring Jack White; “The Sound Of Silence” by Disturbed; and “Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots in the Best Rock Performance category.

Bowie also won in the Best Alternative Album category (over 22, A Million by Bon Iver; The Hope Six Demolition Project by PJ Harvey; Post Pop Depression by Iggy Pop; and A Moon Shaped Pool by Radiohead) as well as an award for Best Recording Package and Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical.

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Other winners in Rock categories were Cage The Elephant’s Tell Me I’m Pretty in the Best Rock Album category (over California by Blink-182; Magma by Gojira; Death Of A Bachelor by Panic! At The Disco; and Weezer by Weezer) and “Dystopia” by Megadeth in the Best Metal Performance category (over “Shock Me” by Baroness; “Slivera” bu Gojira; “Rotting in Vain” by Korn; and “The Price Is Wrong” by Periphery).

Perhaps the biggest winner on the evening was Adele, who won every Grammy she was up for including Album of the Year (25) and Song and Record of the Year (“Hello”). Click here to see the full list of winners.

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