LOS ANGELES — The Kings of Leon's inspirational, romantic ode "Use Somebody" has been named the Grammy record of the year.

The family quartet beat out Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift and the Black Eyed Peas for the coveted trophy at Sunday night's ceremony in Los Angeles.

The rock group has won three Grammys.

Beyonce remains the leading winner of the evening with five midway through the show. (AP)