Grammys night is often a forum for the outspoken and Twitter is a virtual vehicle for the vocal. From rave reviews of their colleagues' performances to reactions to surprise wins and award upsets, here is the night recapped according to some of hip-hop and R&B's most opinionated tweeters. Wale Folarin -- Ricky Martin got foamposite max pants...

questlove Questo of The Roots -- One minute in and I know this cee lo performance will go down in top 10 grammy performance history. #grammys2011

kanyewest Kanye West -- Dude from Muse just gave a shout out to "His Beautiful Pregnant Girlfriend" sounds like a good album title!

NICKIMINAJ Nicki Minaj -- The first standing ovation in here. That performance just SLAYED my LIFE! WOW! Bruno MARS!!, B.O.B, Janelle Monet!!!... WOW is all I can say

Questo of The Roots -- It just hit me....we have no host.


Tyrese Tyrese Gibson -- Teddy P tribute? I have no idea what just happened..



kanyewest Kanye West -- I didn't know Johnny Depp played guitar

kanyewest Kanye West -- Mick Jagger is crazy fresh!!! #OGSWAG

Questo of The Roots -- We had this gig w/ mick in the bag but had to pass.

India.Arie -- WHAT! Esperanza WON! THATS what I'm talk in BOUT! OW!

Kanye West -- Damn... I can't find the words to explain how I feel about the best new artist award... Don't wanna say the wrong thing

QTip --Jay-z didn't win record of the year???????

Kanye West -- fire!!!!!!!!!! There is hope!!! I feel like we all won when something like this happens! FUCKING AWESOME!

John Legend -- Congratulations to @arcadefire for Album of the Year! You had my vote!