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56th Annual Grammy Awards

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The 56th annual Grammy Awards unfolded as an orchestration of show-stopping performances, while it honored music's legends and young stars.

Beyonce and Jay Z rocked the opening with their duet. Jay Z had a message for his baby girl, After nabbing Grammys for best music video and best rap collaboration for his work with Justin Timberlake.

Daft Punk won album and record of the year with "Random Access Memories.

Newcomer Lorde, who performed "Royals," won best song of the year and best pop solo performance.

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr reunited on stage -- just before the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' first U.S. performance. McCartney solidified his iconic status, winning two Grammys, including best rock song.

Justin Timberlake won Grammys for best R&B song and his music video "Suit & Tie" with Jay Z.

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis hit plenty of high notes. The breakthrough act took home best new artist and 3 rap Grammys, including for best rap album. And while they performed their song "Same Love," Queen Latifah officiated 34 gay and straight marriages live at the show.

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