On February 11 in Los Angeles hosted the Grammy award statuettes influential and talented artists who were able to conquer the hearts of listeners this year. Spoiler: the award was given to Lady Gaga, Donald Glover (Childish Gambino), and even Ariana Grande, who recently staged a boycott of the Grammy’s producer.
The award for “Song of the year” was Childish Gambino (real name Donald Glover) for the song This is America. Clip and lyrics made a lot of noise in the network. Received an award for songwriter Donald; as well as Ludwig, Gertsen and American Jeffrey Lamar Williams, better known as young of Tag. In addition to the “Song of the year” song This is America received the award in the category of “record of the year”. For the award of the National Academy of art and technology of the US record in this category, which is considered one of the most prestigious, also claimed the single Shallow singer Lady Gaga and actor Bradley Cooper, one song, All the Stars rapper Kendrick Lamar and singer SZA, the single, The Middle of the German DJ and producer of Russian origin Zedd (Anton Zaslavsky), along with country singer Maren Morris and Grey Duo.
The award in this category was nominated singles The Joke singer brandi Carlile, I Like It American hip-hop singer Cardi B (Alkalis Almanzar) with the participation of Bad Bunny and Jay Balvin. In addition, for the award fought of the song God’s Plan by the canadian rapper Drake (Aubrey Drake Graham) and Rockstar American rapper Post Malone (Austin Post) with the participation of British performer of hip-hop Savage 21. By the way, this year the number of nominees increased from five to eight.
The best performer was the singer Dua Lipa. The award in this nomination also claimed an American country musician and songwriter Luke Combs, Duo x Chloe Halle (sisters Chloe and Halle Bailey), a rock band from Michigan Greta Van Fleet, American pop singer Bebe Rex, Gabriella Wilson, acting under the pseudonym H. E. R., singer, country-style Margo ray Price and the Briton George Smith.
In the category “Best pop solo performance” award was given to Lady Gaga for the song Joanne.
In the category “Best traditional pop vocal album” award was given to record My Way Frank Sinatra performed by veteran country music Willie Nelson.
In the category “Best pop vocal album” award Sweetener (fourth Studio album) Ariana Grande that get the reward didn’t come. We will remind, the singer was nominated for the award in the category “Best pop solo performance” and Grande began to negotiate with the organizers of his speech at the ceremony. But the stars and producers of the conflict occurred: supposedly the artist was forbidden to choose the second track that she will perform what she is very offended and boycott.
The producer of the Grammys Ken Ehrlich in an interview with Associated Press said: “We were in negotiations about a possible performance Ariana Grande on Sunday, but she felt that it was too late to do something.” Ariana did not remain silent and wrote in his Twitter: “I kept my mouth shut, but you began to lie.”