Daft Punk and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis were the big winners at the Grammy Awards last night (January 26).
The Get Lucky
and Thrift Shop
hitmakers each walked away with four prizes, including Album of the Year for Daft Punk's Random Access Memories
and Best Rap Album for Macklemore & Ryan Lewis's The Heist
As well as scooping the coveted Album of the Year prize, Daft Punk won Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for Get Lucky
, their collaboration with Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers. Random Access Memories
also won Best Dance/Electronica Album.
Meanwhile, Macklemore and Lewis triumped in the prestigious Best New Artist category, and won Best Rap Song and Best Rap Performance for their hit Thrift Shop
Justin Timberlake did not attend this year's ceremony, but still bagged himself three trophies. His 20/20 Experience
album track Pusher Love Girl
was named Best R&B song, while his Jay Z collaborations Suit & Tie
and Holy Grail
were also acknowledged.
> Grammy Awards 2014: Winners List
17-year-old Lorde collected two trophies at her first ever Grammys, with Royals
winning Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance.
Meanwhile, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis were joined by Madonna, Queen Latifah and Mary Lambert for a special performance of Same Love
, which saw 34 couples marry onstage at the awards ceremony.
There were also performances from Daft Punk, Taylor Swift and Katy Perry, after Beyoncé and Jay Z had opened the show with Drunk in Love
Watch their performance below:
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