2022 Grammy Award Winners

2022 Grammy Award Winners
Winners Announced: April 3, 2022
Held at: MGM Grand Garden Arena
Host: Trevor Noah
Eligibility Year: September 1, 2020, to September 30, 2021
Record of the Year:
Leave the Door Open – Silk Sonic — Dernst “D’Mile” Emile II & Bruno Mars, producers; Serban Ghenea, John Hanes & Charles Moniz, engineers/mixers; Randy Merrill, mastering engineer
Album of the Year:
We Are – Jon Batiste
Song of the Year:
Leave the Door Open –  Brandon Anderson, Christopher Brody Brown, Dernst Emile Ii and Bruno Mars, Songwriters (Silk Sonic)
Best New Artist:
Olivia Rodrigo
Best Pop Solo Performance:
Drivers License –  Olivia Rodrigo
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:
Kiss Me More – Doja Cat featuring SZA
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album:
Love for Sale – Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga
Best Pop Vocal Album:
Sour – Olivia Rodrigo
Best Dance Recording:
Alive –  Rüfüs Du Sol, Jason Evigan & Rüfüs Du Sol, producers; Cassian Stewart-Kasimba, mixer
Best Dance/Electronic Album:
Subconsciously –  Black Coffee
Best Contemporary Instrumental Album:
Tree Falls – Taylor Eigsti
Best Rock Performance:
Making a Fire –  Foo Fighters
Best Metal Performance:
The Alien – Dream Theater
Best Rock Song:
Waiting on a War –  Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Rami Jaffee, Nate Mendel, Chris Shiflett and Pat Smear, Songwriters (Foo Fighters)
Best Rock Album:
Medicine at Midnight – Foo Fighters
Best Alternative Music Album:
Daddy’s Home – St. Vincent
Best R&B Performance (tie):
Leave the Door Open – Silk Sonic
Pick Up Your Feelings –  Jazmine Sullivan
Best Traditional R&B Performance:
Fight for You – H.E.R.
Best R&B Song:
Leave the Door Open – Brandon Anderson, Christopher Brody Brown, Dernst Emile II and Bruno Mars, songwriters (Silk Sonic)
Best Progressive R&B Album:
Table for Two –  Lucky Daye
Best R&B Album:
Heaux Tales –  Jazmine Sullivan
Best Rap Performance:
Family Ties –  Baby Keem ft. Kendrick Lamar
Best Melodic Rap Performance:
Hurricane – Kanye West ft. The Weeknd & Lil Baby
Best Rap Song:
Jail – Dwayne Abernathy, Jr., Shawn Carter, Raul Cubina, Michael Dean, Charles M. Njapa, Sean Solymar, Brian Hugh Warner, Kanye West & Mark Williams, songwriters (Kanye West featuring Jay-Z)
Best Rap Album:
Call Me If You Get Lost –  Tyler, the Creator
Best Country Solo Performance:
You Should Probably Leave –  Chris Stapleton
Best Country Duo/Group Performance:
Younger Me –  Brothers Osborne
Best Country Song:
Cold – Dave Cobb, J.T. Cure, Derek Mixon and Chris Stapleton, songwriters (Chris Stapleton)
Best Country Album:
Starting Over –  Chris Stapleton
Best New Age Album:
Divine Tides – Stewart Copeland and Ricky Kej
Best Improvised Jazz Solo:
Humpty Dumpty (Set 2) – Chick Corea, soloist
Best Jazz Vocal Album:
Songwrights Apothecary Lab – Esperanza Spalding
Best Jazz Instrumental Album:
Skyline – Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette and Gonzalo Rubalcaba
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album:
For Jimmy, Wes AND Oliver –  Christian McBride Big Band
Best Latin Jazz Album:
Mirror Mirror – Eliane Elias With Chick Corea and Chucho Valdés
Best Gospel Performance/Song:
Never Lost – CeCe Winans
Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song:
Believe For It – CeCe Winans; Dwan Hill, Kyle Lee, CeCe Winans, and Mitch Wong, songwriters
Best Gospel Album:
Believe for It – CeCe Winans
Best Contemporary Christian Music Album:
Old Church Basement –  Elevation Worship and Maverick City Music
Best Roots Gospel Album:
My Savior – Carrie Underwood
Best Latin Pop or Urban Album:
Mendó –  Alex Cuba
Best Latin Rock or Alternative Album:
Origen –  Juanes
Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano):
A Mis 80’s – Vicente Fernández
Best Tropical Latin Album:
Salswing! –  Rubén Blades y Roberto Delgado & Orquesta
Best American Roots Performance:
Cry –  Jon Batiste
Best American Roots Song:
Cry –  Jon Batiste and Steve McEwan, songwriters (Jon Batiste)
Best Americana Album:
Native Sons – Los Lobos
Best Bluegrass Album:
My Bluegrass Heart – Béla Fleck
Best Traditional Blues Album:
I Be Trying – Cedric Burnside
Best Contemporary Blues Album:
662 – Christone “Kingfish” Ingram
Best Folk Album:
They’re Calling Me Home – Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi
Best Regional Roots Music Album:
Kau Ka Pe’a –  Kalani Pe’a
Best Reggae Album:
Beauty in the Silence – Soja
Best Global Music Album:
Mother Nature –  Angelique Kidjo
Best Global Music Performance:
Mohabbat –  Arooj Aftab
Best Children’s Music Album:
A Colorful World – Falu
Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling):
Carry On: Reflections for a New Generation From John Lewis – Don Cheadle
Best Comedy Album:
Sincerely Louis C.K. – Louis C.K.
Best Musical Theater Album:
The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical – Emily Bear, producer; Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear, composers/lyricists (Barlow & Bear)
Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media:
The United States vs. Billie Holiday – Andra Day
Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media (tie):
The Queen’s Gambit –  Carlos Rafael Rivera, composer “Bridgerton,” Kris Bowers, composer
Soul –  Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, composers
Best Song Written for Visual Media:
All Eyes On Me [From Inside] –  Bo Burnham, songwriter (Bo Burnham)
Best Instrumental Composition:
Eberhard –  Lyle Mays, composer (Lyle Mays)
Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Capella:
Meta Knight’s Revenge (From ‘Kirby Superstar’) – Charlie Rosen and Jake Silverman, arrangers (The 8-Bit Big Band featuring Button Masher)
Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals:
To The Edge Of Longing (Edit Version) –  Vince Mendoza, Arranger (Vince Mendoza, Czech National Symphony Orchestra and Julia Bullock)
Best Immersive Audio Album:
Alicia –  George Massenburg and Eric Schilling, immersive mix engineers; Michael Romanowski, immersive mastering engineer; Ann Mincieli, immersive producer (Alicia Keys)
Best Immersive Audio Album (63rd GRAMMYS):
Soundtrack of the American Soldier –  Leslie Ann Jones, immersive mix engineer; Michael Romanowski, immersive mastering engineer; Dan Merceruio, immersive producer (Jim R. Keene and the United States Army Field Band)
Best Recording Package:
Pakelang –  Li Jheng Han and Yu, Wei, Art Directors (2nd Generation Falangao Singing Group and the Chairman Crossover Big Band)
Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package:
All Things Must Pass: 50th Anniversary Edition – Darren Evans, Dhani Harrison and Olivia Harrison, art directors (George Harrison)
Best Album Notes:
The Complete Louis Armstrong Columbia and RCA Victor Studio Sessions 1946-1966 –  Ricky Riccardi, album notes writer (Louis Armstrong)
Best Historical Album:
Joni Mitchell Archives, Vol. 1: The Early Years (1963-1967) – Patrick Milligan and Joni Mitchell, compilation producers; Bernie Grundman, mastering engineer (Joni Mitchell)
Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical:
Love for Sale –  Dae Bennett, Josh Coleman, and Billy Cumella, engineers; Greg Calbi and Steve Fallone, mastering engineers (Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga)
Producer of the Year, Non-Classical:
Jack Antonoff
Best Remixed Recording:
Passenger –  (Mike Shinoda Remix); Mike Shinoda, remixer (Deftones); track from: “White Pony” (20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)
Best Engineered Album, Classical:
Chanticleer Sings Christmas – Leslie Ann Jones, engineer (Chanticleer)
Producer of the Year, Classical:
Judith Sherman
Best Orchestral Performance:
Price: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3 – Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor (Philadelphia Orchestra)
Best Opera Recording:
Glass: Akhnaten –  Karen Kamensek, conductor; J’Nai Bridges, Anthony Roth Costanzo, Zachary James and Dísella Lárusdóttir; David Frost, producer (The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; The Metropolitan Opera Chorus)
Best Choral Performance:
Mahler: Symphony No. 8, ‘Symphony of a Thousand’ – Gustavo Dudamel, conductor; Grant Gershon, Robert Istad, Fernando Malvar-Ruiz and Luke McEndarfer, chorus masters (Leah Crocetto, Mihoko Fujimura, Ryan McKinny, Erin Morley, Tamara Mumford, Simon O’Neill, Morris Robinson and Tamara Wilson; Los Angeles Philharmonic; Los Angeles Children’s Chorus, Los Angeles Master Chorale, National Children’s Chorus and Pacific Chorale)
Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance:
Beethoven: Cello Sonatas – Hope Amid Tears – Yo-Yo Ma and Emanuel Ax
Best Classical Instrumental Solo:
Alone Together –  Jennifer Koh
Best Classical Solo Vocal Album:
Mythologies – Sangeeta Kaur and Hila Plitmann (Virginie D’Avezac De Castera, Lili Haydn, Wouter Kellerman, Nadeem Majdalany, Eru Matsumoto and Emilio D. Miler)
Best Classical Compendium:
Women Warriors – The Voices of Change – Amy Andersson, conductor; Amy Andersson, Mark Mattson and Lolita Ritmanis, producers
Best Contemporary Classical Composition:
Shaw: Narrow Sea –  Caroline Shaw, composer (Dawn Upshaw, Gilbert Kalish, and Sō Percussion)
Best Music Video:
Freedom –  (Jon Batiste); Alan Ferguson, video director; Alex P. Willson, video producer
Best Music Film:
Summer of Soul –  (Various Artists); Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, video director; David Dinerstein, Robert Fyvolent and Joseph Patel, video producers