Bon Iver wins best new artist Grammy

Los Angeles, Feb 13: Folk band Bon Iver, founded by singer-songwriter Justin Vernon, bagged the best new artist trophy at the 54th Grammy awards here.

So far Vernon has released two albums — “For Emma, Forever Ago” in 2008, and “Bon Iver, Bon Iver” last year.

The band was chosen for the award over The Band Perry, J. Cole, Nicki Minaj and Skrillex.

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