Before the main Grammy Awards Show, the lesser awards are handed out. Comedian Kathy Griffin famously called them the Shammies. No doubt, as a result, she has not been invited back to host this year, the host is comedian Margaret Cho. Here are some of the first 75 winners of this year's Grammys.
The Color Purple : best musical theater album.
Don Cheadle's Miles Ahead : best compilation soundtrack for visual media
John Williams's Star Wars: The Force Awakens : best soundtrack for visual media
Can't Stop the Feeling (Justin Timberlake): best song written for visual media
Jacob Collier wins 2⃣ in a row. Best instrumental arrangement and Best instrumental+vocal arrangement
David Bowie's Blackstar wins 2⃣: best recording package and best engineered non-classical album
Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble's Sing Me Home : best world music album
Carol Burnett's In Such Good Company: Eleven Years Of Laughter, Mayhem, And Fun In The Sandbox : best spoken word
Beyonce's Formation: best music video📺
Ron Howard's The Beatles: Eight Days A Week The Touring Years: best music film
LA Opera's Corigliano: The Ghosts Of Versailles wins 2⃣: best engineered classical album, best opera recording
Michael Daugherty's Tales Of Hemingway wins 3⃣: best classical instrumental solo, contemporary classical composition and classical compendium