The Grammy's Winners Roundup

The Grammy's Winners Roundup

Who took home a gold record player? Only the best, of course.

Who took home a gold record player? Only the best, of course.

Text: Breanna Evinger

Last night the world served witness to the 61st annual Grammy Awards, hosted by the most incredible Alicia Keys. This year's ceremony certainly made history, taking the cake for most noteworthy guest cameos (with special appearances by legends Michelle Obama and Dolly Parton).

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Lady Gaga received three awards last night and gave an emotional speech after winning Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Shallow”. In her speech, she stated, “I’m so proud to be a part of a movie that addresses mental health issues. They’re so important.”

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V113 cover star Dua Lipa was completely taken back after winning her first ever Grammy for Best New Artist, while also taking home another award for Best Dance Recording.

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Drake won Best Rap Song for “God’s Plan”, but was interrupted by technologic malfunctions when his mic was cut off during his speech. While he had the chance, he mentioned in his speech that he already felt like a winner, because people knew the words to his songs. 

Kacey Musgraves won four Grammy awards last night, solidifying herself as a force in the music industry Childish Gambino (a.k.a Donald Glover) made history for the hip hop industry by winning both Record Of The Year and Song Of The Year for “This is America". Gambino won a total of four awards too, including Best Music Video and Best Rap/Sung Performance. Also, the rapper herself making headlines on the daily, Cardi B, was the first female rapper to win Rap Album Of The Year.

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Although she wasn’t there for appearance, Ariana Grande’s album “Sweetener” won for Best Pop Vocal Album. Grande tweeted her ‘thank you speech’ saying, “i know i’m not there tonight (trust, i tried and still truly wished it had worked out tbh) and i know i said i try not to put too much weight into these things….but fuck….this is wild and beautiful. thank you so much.”

Artist H.E.R. won her first two Grammy awards for Best R&B Album for H.E.R. and Best R&B Performance for “Best Part.”

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