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He beat out Estelle's "Thank You;" Miguel's "Adorn;" Luke James' "I Want You" and Robert Glasper Experiment's "Gonna Be Alright (F.T.B.)," respectively.
"Climax" was seen as something of a return to form for Usher, who had seemingly turned his back on R&B for the greener pastures of EDM-pop. But the minimalist tune won him back his old fans, and now a Grammy.