At the sixty fourth annual Grammy Awards, held on Sunday on the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, 87 trophies have been handed out, with Jon Batiste receiving a number one 5 wins.
Billie Eilish, who not too long ago gained the Oscar for greatest authentic music, and has gained seven Grammys over the course of her younger profession, failed to win any Grammys this yr regardless of incomes seven nominations.
Silk Sonic’s sweep was additionally considerably of a shock as they weren’t predicted to take residence document of the yr or music of the yr.
Even Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy appeared through video and shared a message about his nation’s state of affairs with Russia. “The struggle. What is extra reverse to music? The silence of ruined cities and killed folks,” he stated.
There have been a number of such moments that made the evening larger than the music and with an occasion of such a big magnitude it is inconceivable to not have snubs and surprises. Here’s a take a look at a few of them:
Surprise: Silk Sonic
The musical duo of Bruno Mars and Anderson. Paak had the one good document of the evening, at the least amongst nominees with a major variety of nominations. They gained in all 4 classes by which they have been nominated, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best R & B Song and Best R & B Performance.
It appeared like if the band would have been nominated for album of the yr then in all probability they might have gotten that one, too.
Snub: Justin Bieber
The pop famous person had bagged eight nominations this yr, a complete topped solely by Jon Batiste, who amassed 11 nods. However, Bieber went residence empty-handed. After almost 13 years of stardom, he has gained two Grammys (from 22 nods).
Surprise: Jon Batiste
Even although Jon Batiste was this yr’s nominations chief with astonishing 11 nods and he even prevailed in 5 of these classes, nonetheless, him profitable Album of the Year for ‘We Are’ got here out of nowhere as he was up in opposition to pop blockbusters by Olivia Rodrigo, Billie Eilish and Justin Bieber.
South Korean boy band BTS is likely to be international sensations, however Grammy is not fairly prepared to give them any golden gramophones. Coming off of their final yr’s nomination for ‘Dynamite’, they have been up this yr for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for his or her smash hit ‘Butter’. However, in a stunner, it was Doja Cat that includes SZA who took residence the award for ‘Kiss Me More’.
Surprise: Bo Burnham
The comic’s ‘All Eyes on Me’ from his Netflix particular ‘Inside’ gained one of the best music written for visible media honour, beating final yr’s Oscar winner for greatest authentic music, ‘Fight for You’ from Judas and the Black Messiah. ‘All Eyes on Me’ is just the second music written for a TV present to win in that class.
Snub: Kanye West
Usually, when an artist will get an Album of the Year nomination, as Kanye West did for ‘Donda’, they’re just about assured to rule over their genre-specific album class. But Kanye misplaced out to Tyler, the Creator and his ‘Call Me If You Get Lost’ LP throughout the premiere ceremony held earlier than the principle telecast. However, Kanye did find yourself profitable two different rap classes, (Best Rap Song and Best Melodic Rap Performance).
The sixty fourth Annual Grammy Awards, which kicked off on Sunday evening was hosted by Trevor Noah for the second yr in a row.
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