Adele's 25 won album of the year at the 2017 Grammys on Sunday night minutes after accepting the accolade for record of the year for "Hello."
The British singer came back onstage to accept the album of the year to thank her husband and son and pay a tear-filled tribute to her "idol" and fellow nominee Beyonce: "The artist of my life is Beyonce, and the Lemonade album was just so monumental."
Adele went on to further laud Beyonce, thanking her for letting us "see another side to her" that is not always apparent through her work in the reflective and critically acclaimed Lemonade: "We adore you, you are our light."
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She beat out Justin Bieber's Purpose, Beyonce's Lemonade, Drake's Views and Sturgill Simpson's A Sailor's Guide to the Earth for the honor.
It marked her fifth win for the night. She also claimed honors for song of the year and record of the year for "Hello" as well as best pop vocal album and best pop solo performance.
This is Adele's second year being nominated in this category and now second win. She also became the first person to sweep album, record and song of the year twice.
Heading into the show, Beyonce led all nominees with a total of nine, while Adele had five total noms (she won all the categories for which she was nominated). Overall, Beyonce claimed two honors, for music video and urban contemporary album.
The 59th annual Grammy Awards, hosted by James Corden, aired live from L.A.'s Staples Center on CBS. See all the winners here.