After delaying the proceedings for nearly two months and arising with completely different concepts to placed on a dwell present through the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Grammys are going again to regular with the 2022 awards ceremony. The Recording Academy on Wednesday introduced the date for the 2022 Grammy Awards. Yes, the music’s largest evening is about to take place on January 31, 2022, from Los Angeles’ Staples Center and air dwell on CBS and Paramount+, with the present set to be accessible later on-demand on the ViacomCBS streaming service.
However, what’s much less normal for the 2022 awards ceremony is that the present is taking place on a Monday for the primary time since 2016. The present was moved to Monday that yr to keep away from Valentine’s Day, which fell on Sunday, the day earlier than.
The 2021 awards, which had been initially scheduled to take place in January, had been moved to March 14 as a result of a surge in coronavirus instances in Southern California. Despite the challenges posed by holding a serious awards present throughout a pandemic, the 2021 Grammy Awards had been thought of successful in each class besides tv rankings, which have sagged for each such occasion through the pandemic.
New government producer Ben Winston introduced a contemporary strategy to the three-plus-hour-long present and managed to fill the socially distanced, outside rooms with strings of proficient celebrities that included Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Harry Styles, and lots of extra. The award present additionally featured a wider array of winners than normal. While Beyonce took essentially the most awards with 4, two of these had been from her featured spot on the track ‘Savage’ by the next-biggest winner, Megan Thee Stallion, who additionally took dwelling the Best New Artist Award.
Also on music’s largest evening, Taylor received the Grammy Award for album of the yr for her album ‘Folklore’, making her the primary girl to win the prize thrice. She beforehand took dwelling the award for her sophomore album, ‘Fearless’ in 2010, and scored once more in 2016 for her fifth album titled ‘1989’. ‘Folklore’ is her eighth album.
H.E.R. received Song of the Year for her Black Lives Matter-influenced track ‘I Can’t Breathe’ and Billie Eilish, 2020’s large winner, took dwelling Record of the Year for her track ‘Everything I Wanted’. The ceremony honours musical artists, compositions, and albums throughout 84 classes.Comedian and discuss present host Trevor Noah hosted this yr’s Grammys. It marked Noah’s first time internet hosting the award ceremony.
Though normally held on the Staples Center, this yr’s festivities took place on the Los Angeles Convention Center. Since the pandemic, various award reveals have been postponed and later revamped as a result of COVID-19 restrictions.