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Kanye West Sweeps Rap Grammys

By February 13, 2012

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Kanye West won more Grammys from his couch than any other artist last night. West scored in every hip-hop category, including Best Rap Album for My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy and Best Rap Performance for "Otis" with Jay-Z, also a no-show at the 54th Grammys.

Not every rapper shared Yeezy's fortune. Young Money rap performer Nicki Minaj and Roc Nation MC J. Cole lost the Best New Artist nod to Bon Iver. Bummer.

See all are your rappity rap winners below:

Best Rap Album: My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Kanye West
Best Rap Performance: "Otis," Jay-Z and Kanye West
Best Rap Song: "All of the Lights," Kanye West [Writers: Jeff Bhasker, Stacy Ferguson, Malik Jones, Warren Trotter, and Kanye West]
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: "All of the Lights," Kanye West, Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie

Related: Live-blogging the 2012 Grammys


February 13, 2012 at 3:22 pm
(1) Renan Machado e Silva says:

Kanye >> YMCM.

February 13, 2012 at 6:26 pm
(2) Kris says:

Amen to that.

February 19, 2012 at 4:40 am
(3) victor says:

kanye > adele by far…he should have gotten album of the year!!!

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