The 60th Annual GRAMMY Award Winners have been announced, and given their golden gramophones. There were a great number of Ernie Ball artists among the nominees, and it was a huge night for Bruno Mars, who took home 6 Grammys for Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Best R&B performance, Best R&B Song and Best R&B Album; Joining Bruno in the celebration were LCD Soundsystem with their winning dance number “Tonite” and The War On Drugs taking the award for Best Rock Album for their album “A Deeper Understanding”. As always, we’re proud to be part of the sound that these world-class artists are known for. Check out the complete rundown of the Ernie Ball artist Grammy award winners.
Record Of The Year and Album Of The Year: “24K Magic” — Bruno Mars plays Regular Slinky electric strings and the Ernie Ball Music Man Albert Lee guitar.
Song Of The Year, Best R&B Song and Best R&B Performance:
“That’s What I Like” — Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus & Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)
Best Dance Recording:
“Tonite” — LCD Soundsystem. The band plays with Regular and Power Slinky guitar strings, and Hybrid Slinky bass strings.
“A Deeper Understanding”— The War On Drugs. The band plays with Power Slinky electric guitar strings + Custom Singles 11, 14, 18p, 26, 36, 46, and Earthwood Medium Light acoustic strings.
Best American Roots Song and Best Americana Album:
“The Nashville Sound” — Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit. The band plays with Regular Slinky electric guitar strings.
Best Traditional Blues Album:
“Blue & Lonesome” — The Rolling Stones (Keith Richards). Keith plays Paradigm Regular Slinky electric guitar strings.
Best Children’s Album:
“Feel What U Feel” — Lisa Loeb. Lisa plays with Earthwood Medium Light acoustic guitar strings.