Every song is carefully crafted with too many contributors to list here – from the experimental soul of James Blake to the southern-seared rock of Jack White to the spoken word of Warsan Shire. For example, Chance the Rapper who is up for the Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Album. Even though there are similarities, I’m not approaching (the Grammys) in any way similar at all. “I’m like Ladies Put Up With That Guy James”.
“Well, I don’t know if that’s true”. So in case you don’t have access to cable, here’s how to stream the 2017 Grammy Awards to help guarantee you don’t miss out on a moment of all the fun. This stellar line-up follows the successful live telecast of the Global Citizen Festival in Mumbai previous year, reiterating Vh1’s unchallenged leadership and innovation benchmark in the country.
Bowie’s award was his first music Grammy after previously winning best music video in 1985 for Jazzin’ For Blue Jean and a lifetime achievement award in 2006.
But the gramophone was already a relic when the award presentation began.
The first live broadcast was 46 years ago. Before that the programs were taped and shown at a later date.
The Grammy Awards 2017 are nearly here, but before this big night does commence, we bring to you a little backgrounder on its 59th edition.
Two of the five nominees are songs from movie soundtracks rather than albums, while Beyonce has also managed a nomination in the category, sort of like when The Martian was nominated in the Best Comedy category. But I am sure I wasn’t watching a decade after that. The usually flawless Adele faltered a bit on stage due to some technical difficulties, resulting in one of her most memorable performances yet. and not in a good way.
“With him, I’m not anxious about anything”, said the veteran producer, now on his 37th Grammy show. I’ve never had so much fun.
The list of presenters include: singer and songwriter Camila Cabello, The Chainsmokers, Kelly Clarkson, actress Laverne Cox, singer and songwriter Jason Derulo, five-time Grammy victor Celine Dion, pop/funk band DNCE, current Grammy nominee Halsey, actress Taraji P Henson, Michael Jackson’s daughter Paris Jackson, Jonas Brothers’ Nick Jonas; Jennifer Lopez, Tim McGraw and Katharine McPhee.
Needless to say the current political climate will also likely be addressed by a few celebrities – as it has been during other recent award shows.