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Kelly Clarkson accepts the award for best pop vocal album for "Stronger" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters, left, presents the award for best rock performance for "Lonely Boy" to Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Adam Levine, left, of Maroon 5, and Alicia Keys perform at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles. Looking on at right is James Valentine of Maroon 5.

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Dan Auerbach, left, and Patrick Carney of the Black Keys accept the award for best rock performance for "Lonely Boy" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Frank Ocean accepts the award for best urban contemporary album at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles. Looking on from right presenters Kelly Rowland and Nas.

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Rihanna performs on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Adam Levine of Maroon 5, and Alicia Keys perform at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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From left, Jeff Bhasker, Nate Ruess, Andrew Dost and Jack Antonoff who make up the band Fun., accept the award for song of the year for "We Are Young" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Ellen DeGeneres, left, and Beyonce speak on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Kelly Rowland, left, and Nas present the award for best urban contemporary album at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Actor Johnny Depp speaks on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Marcus Mumford, left, and Winston Marshall, of Mumford & Sons, perform at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Justin Timberlake, left, and Jay-Z perform on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Musicians Wiz Khalifa, left, and Miguel perform at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Country music stars Miranda Lambert, left, and Dierks Bentley perform at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Country music stars Faith Hill and Tim McGraw present the award for song of the year at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Musicians Bonnie Raitt and John Mayer present at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Carrie Underwood accepts the award for best country solo performance for "Blown Away" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Fun. perform at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Host LL Cool J speaks during the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull present the award for best pop solo performance at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Adele accepts the award for best pop solo performance for "Set Fire to the Rain" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles. Looking on from right are presenters Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez.

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Philip Sweet, from left, Kimberly Schlapman, Karen Fairchild, and Jimi Westbrook, of the band Little Big Town, accept the award for country duo/group performance for "Pontoon" during the pre-telecast at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Taylor Swift performs on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Gotye accepts the award for best alternative music album for "Making Mirrors" during the pre-telecast at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Sir Elton John, left, and Ed Sheeran perform on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Taylor Swift performs during the opening of the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Gotye, left, and Kimbra accept the award for best pop duo/group performance for "Somebody That I Used to Know" during the pre-telecast at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Skrillex, left, and Sirah accept the award for best dance recording for "Bangarang" during the pre-telecast at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Bonnie Raitt accepts the award for best Americana album for "Slipstream" during the pre-telecast at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles. )

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Esperanza Spalding accepts the jazz vocal album for "Radio Music Society" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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From left, John Paul White, Joy Williams, T Bone Burnett and Taylor Swift accept the award for song written for visual media for "Safe and Sound" (From The Hunger Games) at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Carly Rae Jepsen, left, and Ne-Yo present the award for best rap/sung collaboration at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Patrick Carney and Dan Auerbach of musical group The Black Keys perform on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Kelly Clarkson performs on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Zac Brown, center, of the musical group Zac Brown Band accepts the award for best country album "Uncaged" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Musicians Sting, left, and Bruno Mars perform a tribute to Bob Marley at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Bruno Mars, left, and Rihanna perform a tribute to Bob Marley at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Carrie Underwood performs on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Hunter Hayes performs at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Jack White performs at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Gotye, left, and Kimbra accept the award for record of the year for "Somebody That I Used to Know" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles. Looking on from right is presenter Prince.

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Mavis Staples, left, and Elton John perform a tribute to Levon Helm at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Mumford & Sons, from left, Ben Lovett, Ted Dwayne, Marcus Mumford and Country Winston Marshall accept the award for album of the year for "Babel" at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles. Presenter Adele, right, claps.

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LL Cool J performs on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Frank Ocean performs on stage at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Adele presents the award for album of the year at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Marcus Mumford accepts the award on stage for album of the year for "Babel" by Mumford & Sons at the 55th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in Los Angeles.

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Gallery updated: 2/11/2013 12:26 AM

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It was a Grammy Awards show with surprising wins and some unconventional pairings during the performances.
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