Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know” Wins Record of Year Grammy

It was unavoidable for the greater part of the year, and it will now have a permanent place in music history for 2012.

Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know (featuring Kimbra)” is the Grammy winner for Record of the Year.

The number one smash beat out “Lonely Boy,” “Stronger,” “We Are Young,” “Thinking Bout You” and “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.”

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