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The Best Dressed Men At The 2016 Grammy Awards

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By Matt Sebra for GQ.

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2016 Kevin Mazur

From better-than-basic black tie to 202-level tailoring, these are the 9 guys who got it right on music's biggest night.

The Weeknd (above)
We appreciate the sleek all-black look (and, you know, having Bella Hadid on his arm) Abel here wore for his arrival, but is on-stage tux channeled the OG cool of guys like Michael Jackson and every Rat Pack-er--and that's what earned him a place on this list.

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2016 Steve Granitz

Jack Antonoff
Want to know what contemporary black tie looks it? Well, here it is.

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Mark Ronson
Not every guy can get away with a tank top and cropped blue and black pinstripe jacket. Then again, not every guy is Mark Ronson, able to pull off a new era of New Wave that's never not just damn cool.

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Leon Bridges
Bridges's shawl collar tuxedo is old-school elegant. With a bow tie and some patent leather lace-ups he'd look sharp, sure, but with that bolo tie and Chelsea boots, he stands out from the crowd.

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2016 Lester Cohen

James Bay
Bay puts a dandy twist on classic black tie, opting for a dark green velvet dinner jacket with his go-to topper. The effect is rakish and refined, aka a move that makes classic evening wear feel fresh.

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Russell Wilson
It takes a pretty smart kit to stand out on a red carpet with the music world's personal style masters, but Wilson's slick DB more than stands up to the competition.

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Big Sean
This is the face of a man who knows he looks good. (We're not arguing with it.)

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Slim black suit, crisp white shirt, black skinny tie: The one outfit that never fails, no matter if you're headed into a big meeting or the music industry's biggest night.

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John Legend
Embroidery and black tie rarely works, frankly, but leave it to the mastermind behind Gucci's new look (creative director Alessandro Michele) and Legend, a guy who can pull off just about any well tailored look, make it work.

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