Lerner & Rowe Music News

Foo Fighters, Dream Theater, St. Vincent among Grammy winners in rock categories

G_foosgrammy_4322
Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images

Here are the winners in the rock categories for the 2022 Grammys, which were handed out Sunday during the pre-show Premiere Ceremony:

Foo Fighters won all three Grammys they were up for: Best Rock Album for Medicine at Midnight, Best Rock Song for “Waiting on a War,” and Best Rock Performance for “Making a Fire.” The Foos were also scheduled to perform during this year’s awards, but Rolling Stone reports that they canceled the appearance due to the tragic unexpected death of drummer Taylor Hawkins on March 25.

Meanwhile, Dream Theater‘s “The Alien” won Best Metal Performance, while St. Vincent‘s Daddy’s Home won Best Alternative Music Album.

Outside of the dedicated rock categories, Nine Inch NailsTrent Reznor and Atticus Ross won Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media alongside Jon Batiste for their work on the Disney/Pixar movie Soul, and Linkin Park‘s Mike Shinoda earned Best Remixed Recording for his remix of Deftones‘ “Passenger.”

The official Grammy ceremony begins Sunday at 8 p.m. ET.

Copyright © 2022, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.