The 58th annual Grammy Awards are being hosted by LL Cool J. Mark Ronson’s brash “Uptown Funk”, featuring Bruno Mars, won Record of a Year. Swift’s “Blank Space” is in a using for song of a year, along with Lamar, Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud“, Little Big Town’s “Girl Crush” and Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth’s “See You Again“.
ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images Beyonce presents a final endowment of a night onstage during a 58th Annual Grammy strain Awards. Bruno Mars (for cocktail duo/group performance) and Ed Sheeran (pop solo performance).
The biggest night in strain might be dominated by a Swift – or taken by a “Butterfly”.
– Best stone song: Alabama Shakes’ “Don’t Wanna Fight“.
Composer Lin-Manuel Miranda rapped his thank-you speech.
Plus, a expel of strike Broadway low-pitched “Hamilton” will strike a stage and rapper Pitbull will tighten out a awards show.
Kendrick Lamar walked divided from a Grammys pre-telecast with 4 awards, while Alabama Shakes, Taylor Swift and a Weeknd won dual awards each.
Who will win a race?
Best stone album: “Drones“, Muse.
Pentatonix – a outspoken organisation who surpassed 1 billion YouTube views in 2015 – took home a endowment for Best Arrangement, Instrumental Or A Capella for their chronicle of “Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy”, from Tchaikovsky’s ballet The Nutcracker.
Monday’s rite enclosed performances honoring David Bowie, Glenn Frey, B.B. King, Maurice White of Earth, Wind Fire and Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead, along with an extended shave of Natalie Cole.
Wild swings between what’s gentle and what’s indeed artistically current – or even forward-looking – are informed to longtime Grammy electorate and observers, myself included.
But equally distinguished for a strain industry, Swift by a manuscript took on a flourishing attention of streaming as she refused to concede 1989 on zone personality Spotify, observant she believed it was wrong to effectively give a manuscript out for free.
Some of a Recording Academy’s some-more tone-deaf choices might be attributable to how a voting is alone structured. The strain was initial achieved in May 2014 on a British TV show.
In addition, electorate are ostensible to extent themselves to genres that they are indeed associating about. “We didn’t consider we’d be removing any awards or approval like this”. The Grammys announced that Earth, Wind Fire will accept one of a Lifetime Achievement Awards during a seperate rite in a spring.
Adele expelled her third album, “25” – that has sole 8 million units in a United States – after Grammy eligibility. “Beauty” is also adult for album of a year.
But a Grammys are as many – if not some-more – about performances as they are about awards.
Lady Gaga’s Bowie reverence was a visible wonder, with one of this generation’s many visually impediment artists honoring one whose biggest moments were decades ago.
– Best nation solo: “Traveller”, Chris Stapleton. You can review a full list of nominees here.