Brandi Carlile, Lady Gaga win multiple Grammys; Grande wins 1st

Brandi Carlile, Lady Gaga win multiple Grammys; Grande wins 1st

"Music helps us share ourselves". This is a moment for women to love on each other and let each other know, " she added.

The host said: "Can I bring some of my sisters out here?" and Michelle Obama came on stage along with J Lo, Jada Pinkett-Smith and Lady Gaga.

Alicia Keys had some powerful women by her side during the opening monologue of the 61st annual Grammy Awards on Sunday.

Regrettably and unlike other award shows - Oscars, Golden Globes, Emmys, among others - the Grammys do not share a run of show before the telecast, nor is there much historic accounting that would allow us to put together a best-guess order of awards. "But music told me not to listen to them".

"Yes, ladies", Keys said.


One of the biggest musical events of the year, Grammy Awards are live right now and numerous worldwide sensations from across the globe have made it to the event. H.E.R.is also one of six women nominated for best new artist (out of eight total), along with Chloe x Halle, Dua Lipa, Margo Price, Bebe Rexha and Jorja Smith. She may no longer be in the white house as the First Lady, but she surely has won many hearts.

When asked about the lack of women in the top categories at the 2018 Grammys, Recording Academy CEO Neil Portnow said women need to "step up".

The music superstar and host of the 2019 Grammy Awards did just that on February 10. Drama has also surrounded the Grammys around its Motown Records tribute: Some people complained when a promo aired on CBS showing Jennifer Lopez as the act set to honor the legendary record label, which launched the careers of the Jackson 5, the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and more.

Artists scheduled to perform include Diana Ross, Cardi B, Camila Cabello, Brandi Carlile, Miley Cyrus, Dan + Shay, H.E.R., Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monáe, Kacey Musgraves, Post Malone and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Yolanda Adams, Fantasia and Andra Day will honour the late Aretha Franklin with a performance.

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