SZA, known for her soulful music and candid demeanor, revealed her awe-inspired encounter with music royalty at the 2024 Grammy Awards. While the “Snooze” singer was too starstruck to approach Beyoncé, she expressed deep admiration for the icon’s presence and demeanor, describing her as a “masterclass on poise, grace, artistry, beauty, and kindness.”
Despite not meeting Beyoncé, SZA had a memorable interaction with Beyoncé’s husband, JAY-Z, whom she considers her “all-time favorite” rapper. Grateful for the opportunity to speak with the Dr. Dre Global Impact Award recipient, SZA expressed her profound admiration for him.
The night was a triumph for SZA, as she clinched three Grammy awards and became the most-nominated artist of the evening. Overwhelmed by her success, she got choked up during her acceptance speech, reflecting on her journey and expressing disbelief at her achievements.
SZA’s performance at the Grammys showcased her talent and versatility, as she captivated audiences with renditions of her Grammy-nominated hits “Snooze” and “Kill Bill.”