The 66th Grammy Awards unfolded seamlessly, delivering a night filled with powerful performances, emotional tributes, and surprising wins that kept both the audience in attendance and viewers at home thoroughly entertained.
1/ Stevie Wonder’s Tribute to Tony Bennett
Stevie Wonder led a heartfelt In Memoriam tribute to his longtime friend Tony Bennett, reminiscing about their shared love for music, peace, unity, and civil rights.
2/ Lizzo and SZA’s Bestie Moment
Lizzo joyously presented the Best R&B Song Grammy to her friend SZA, sharing an endearing hug and recounting their journey from small RedBull tour venues to the Grammy stage.
3/ JAY-Z called out Grammy for not giving Beyoncé Album of The Year: “She has more Grammys than everyone”
JAY-Z was honored with the Dr. Dre Global Impact Award, and in a heartwarming moment, he brought his 12-year-old daughter Blue Ivy Carter on stage to celebrate the achievement. He also had some words for the Grammys for never awarding Beyoncé with Album Of The Year
4/ Celine Dion’s Surprise Appearance
The audience erupted with applause as Celine Dion made a surprise appearance to present the Album of the Year award to Taylor Swift, expressing genuine happiness to be part of the event.
5/ Oprah’s Enthusiastic Presence
Oprah Winfrey was captured on camera throughout the night, dancing, singing along, and fully enjoying the show, including an animated response to Miley Cyrus’s performance of “Flowers.”
6/ Taylor Swift’s Album Announcement
Swift, while accepting her 13th Grammy, revealed a secret to her fans – a new album titled “The Tortured Poets Department,” set to release on April 19.
7/ Meryl Streep and Mark Ronson’s Playful Moment
Meryl Streep joined her son-in-law Mark Ronson to present the Record of the Year, sharing a playful moment that added charm to the ceremony.
From surprise appearances to touching tributes and exciting announcements, the 2024 Grammy Awards proved to be an unforgettable night celebrating the best in music.