Awards for 2009
Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
For the album "Mamma Mia!"
Best R&B Song
WINNERMikkel S. Eriksen (Songwriter), T.E. Hermansen (Songwriter), Ne-Yo (Songwriter)
For the song "Miss Independent."
Song of the Year
For the song "Viva la Vida."
NOMINEESJason Mraz (Songwriter)
For the song "I'm Yours."Sara Bareilles (Songwriter)
For the song "Love Song."
Best Short Form Music Video
Best Long Form Music Video
WINNERTom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream: Tom Petty (& The Heartbreakers), Peter Bogdanovich (video director), Skot Bright (video producer)
NOMINEESAmazing Journey: The Story of The Who: The Who, Paul Crowder (video director), Murray Lerner (video director/video producer), Robert Rosenberg (video producer), Nigel Sinclair (video producer)Rihanna - Good Girl Gone Bad: Live: Rihanna, Paul Caslin (video director), John Paveley (video producer), Ruth Paveley (video producer), Rupert Style (video producer)John Mayer, Danny Clinch (video director), Lindha Narvaez (video producer)
Best Musical Theater Album
Best Electronic/Dance Album
For the album "Alive 2007."
For the album "New York City."Cyndi Lauper
For the album "Bring Ya to the Brink."Kylie Minogue
For the album "X."Moby
For the album "Last Night."Robyn Carlsson
For the album "Robyn."
Best Dance Recording
For the song "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger (Alive 2007)."
NOMINEESMadonna (artist/producer), Pharrell Williams (producer), Mark Stent (mixer)
For the song "Give It 2 Me"Rihanna
For the song "Disturbia."Hot Chip
For the song "Ready for the Floor."Sam Sparro
For the song "Black & Gold."
Best Pop Instrumental Album
For the album "Sax For Stax."Larry Carlton
For the album "Greatest Hits Rerecorded: Volume One."Earl Klugh
For the album "The Spice of Life."Spyro Gyra
For the album "A Night Before Christmas."
Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
For the song "Superwoman."
For the song "Heaven Sent."Jennifer Hudson
For the song "Spotlight."Beyoncé Knowles
For the song "Me, Myself & I" (Live).Jazmine Sullivan
For the song "Need U Bad."
Best Rap Solo Performance
For the song "A Milli."
For the song "Paris, Tokyo."Jay Z
For the song "Roc Boys (And the Winner Is...)."Snoop Dogg
For the song "Sexual Eruption."Nas
For the song "N****R (The Slave and the Master)."
Best Country Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group
For the song "Stay."
NOMINEESBrooks and Dunn
For the song "God Must Be Busy."Lady Antebellum
For the song "Love Don't Live Here."Rascal Flatts
For the song "Every Day."The Steeldrivers
For the song "Blue Side of the Mountain."
Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals
For the song "Viva la Vida."
For the song "Won't Go Home Without You."Eagles
For the song "Waiting in the Weeds."OneRepublic
For the song "Apologize."Gnarls Barkley
For the song "Going On."
Best Rock Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group
WINNERKings of Leon
For the song "Sex on Fire."
For the song "Rock N Roll Train."Coldplay
For the song "Violet Hill."Eagles
For the song "Long Road Out of Eden."Radiohead
For the song "House of Cards."
Best Comedy Album
Best R&B Album
For the album "Jennifer Hudson."
For the album "Love & Life."Boys II Men
For the album "Motown: A Journey Through Hitsville USA."Al Green
For the album "Lay It Down."Raphael Saadiq
For the album "The Way I See It."
Best Pop Vocal Album
For the album "Rockferry."
For the album "Detours."Eagles
For the album "Long Road Out of Eden."Leona Lewis
For the album "Spirit."James Taylor
For the album "Covers."
Best Contemporary R&B Album
WINNERSMary J. Blige
For the album "Growing Pains."Beyoncé Knowles (Artist, Producer), Jim Caruana (Engineer, Mixer), Mark Stent (Engineer, Mixer) (Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records)
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For the album "Back of My Lac'."Karina Pasian
For the album "First Love."Ne-Yo
For the album "Year of the Gentleman."Jazmine Sullivan
For the album "Fearless."
Best New Artist
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
For the song "Say."
For the song "All Summer Long."Jason Mraz
For the song "I'm Yours."Paul McCartney
For the song "That Was Me."Ne-Yo
For the song "Closer."James Taylor
For the song "Wichita Lineman."
Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
For the song "Miss Independent."
For the song "You're the Only One."Chris Brown
For the song "Take You Down."Usher Raymond
For the song "Here I Stand."Trey Songz
For the song "Can't Help But Wait."
Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
For the album "Thy Kingdom Come."
Best Urban/Alternative Performance
For the song "Say Goodbye to Love."Maiysha
For the song "Wanna Be."Janelle Monáe
For the song "Many Moons."
Best Instrumental Composition
WINNERIndiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull: John Williams
for 'The Adventures Of Mutt'
Album of the Year
Best Rock Album
For the album "Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends."
For the album "Rock and Roll Jesus."Kings of Leon
For the album "Only By the Night."Metallica
For the album "Death Magnetic."The Raconteurs
For the album "Consolers of the Lonely."
Best Contemporary Folk/Americana Album
Best Rap Album
For the album "Tha Carter III."
For the album "Untitled."Jay Z
For the album "American Gangster."Lupe Fiasco
For the album "The Cool."T.I.
For the album "Paper Trail."
Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
Best Country Collaboration with Vocals
Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals
NOMINEESBoys II Men
For the song "Ribbon in the Sky."
Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
For the song "Chasing Pavements."
For the song "I Kissed a Girl."Duffy
For the song "Mercy."Sara Bareilles
For the song "Love Song."Leona Lewis
For the song "Bleeding Love."Pink
For the song "So What."
Best Latin Pop Album
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "Born Standing Up"
Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance
For the song "A Change is Gonna Come."Raphael Saadiq
For the song "Love That Girl."Jazmine Sullivan
For the song "In Love With Another Man."
Record of the Year
Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
WINNERJuno: "various artists", Jason Reitman (producer), Margaret Yen (producer), Peter Afterman (producer)
NOMINEESAmerican Gangster: "various artists"August Rush: "various artists"Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street: "various artists"
Best Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
Best Score Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media