Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Wins Grammy for Best New Artist

Jan. 26 (Bloomberg) -- Macklemore & Ryan Lewis won the Grammy award for best new artist as the music industry began handing out its top honors, with planned performances by Madonna and the last two living Beatles, and a demonstration of support for gay marriage.

The ceremony is being telecast on CBS tonight from Los Angeles.

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