The Grammys 2021 kicked off on Sunday with two early awards for music sensations Beyonce Knowles and Megan Thee Stallion, who both took home prizes ahead of the main gala. As per Variety, Beyonce captured her first trophy of the day for Best Music Video, an award she shared with her eldest daughter, Blue Ivy, who was in the clip for ‘Brown Skin Girl’.
Beyonce took home her second award for her collaboration with Megan. “Imma cry!” said Megan via video chat to accept the award for Best Rap Performance for ‘Savage’, fanning her eyes as she thanked Beyonce along with her late mother. She made a history at the coveted awards ceremony by being the female artiste with the most number of trophies to her name – 28.
Puerto Rican rapper Bad Bunny won his first-ever Grammy Award in the Best Latin Pop or Urban Album category for ‘YHLQMDLG’. He was nominated alongside Camilo, Kany Garcia, Ricky Martin, and Debi Nova. This was followed by British heartthrob Harry Styles took home his first-ever Grammy for the Best Pop Solo Performance for his hit track ‘Watermelon Sugar’.
Report by Chetali S M
Reported on – 15/03/2021