Sparkly, studded and strutting in designer looks, the Grammys parade of often out-there fashion kicked off in a downpour Sunday, but that didnt dampen spirits as the music industrys best showed off their myriad outfits.
Women returned at the Grammys on Sunday as female acts won album of the year and best new artist, while rap also triumphed, with Childish Gambinos This Is America becoming the first rap-based song to win record and song of the year.
Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper have won the Grammy Award for best pop duo/group performance for the song “Shallow” from “A Star Is Born.”
Michelle Obama has made a surprise appearance at the Grammys. Host Alicia Keys during her opening monologue Sunday night invited Lady Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith and Jennifer Lopez to join her on stage at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to say what music meant to them.
The show is slickly produced with video footage of the band’s early career behind an aggressively displayed THE PEARL logo on the big screens.
Post Malone, who is competing for record and album of the year Grammys, closed out Universal MusicGroup’s annual pre-Grammy showcase, which was also highlighted by YG dissing President Donald Trump and K-popsensation BLACKPINK, who made their U.S. debut performance.