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The 2017 Grammys acceptance speeches you need to see

And the winners are...

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The 2017 Grammys are officially underway. Keep refreshing this page to see the winners' acceptance speeches throughout the night.

BEST NEW ARTIST: Chance the Rapper

The powers-that-be tried to play Lil Chano off the stage, but he made sure to give credit where due anyway: "Glory be to God, I claim victory in the name of the Lord."


First addressing her daughter Blue Ivy in the audience ("Hi, baby"), Bey then read her speech from an outfit-matching gold card.

BEST RAP ALBUM: Coloring Book by Chance the Rapper

In an unexpected second visit to the stage, the unprepared Rapper gave nod to original independent artists and supportive services.

SONG OF THE YEAR: "Hello" by Adele and George Kurstin

Adele took her acceptance speech opportunity to apologize for her George Michael tribute mishap before giving major thanks to her co-writer Kurstin.

RECORD OF THE YEAR: "Hello" by Adele

Winning her second award of the night, Adele closed her speech by gushing about her icon Beyonce and asking the Queen to be her "mummy."

ALBUM OF THE YEAR: 25 by Adele

Surprised as much as viewers were, Adele graciously denied her win and gave a speech that honored who she thought the award truly belonged to: Beyonce. Naturally, Twitter reacted.

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