Dan DeLuca is an Inquirer pop music critic. But his "In the Mix" column in the Weekend section ventures further afield, into books, movies, TV, the Internet, graphic novels and anything you might call "popular culture."
Winners in selected categories: Traditional pop vocal album: "To Be Loved," Michael Bublé. Rap performance: "Thrift Shop," Macklemore & Ryan Lewis featuring Wanz.
French dance-music duo Daft Punk won album and record of the year at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night, while Seattle hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and New Zealand teenage sensation Lorde also took home multiple awards at the ceremony broadcast from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.