2019 GRAMMYs Live Updates: Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monáe Shake Up GRAMMYs With Stunning Performances – Entertainment Tonight
There is a looot taking place at the GRAMMYs this year — and we’re here to make confident you don’t overlook a detail.
Adhere right right here as we dwell site the 2019 GRAMMY Awards, such as all of the winners (setting up at noon for the pre-telecast winners, on by way of to Album of the Yr and Very best New Artist), the ideal performances (from Cardi B to Lady Gaga) and all of the memorable times from host Alicia Keys and so many A-list presenters: BTS! Jada Pinkett Smith! John Mayer! (And make guaranteed to tune into ET Live’s GRAMMYs pre-clearly show starting up at three:00 p.m. PT.)
Then it truly is time for music’s major night: ET’s have Nancy O’Dell, Kevin Frazier and Keltie Knight, with The Discuss‘s Eve, will be internet hosting the official GRAMMYs crimson carpet at 4:00 p.m. PT, adopted by the exhibit itself, airing on CBS and streaming on CBS All Access at 5:00 p.m.
Here is a moment-by-minute breakdown of the 61st Once-a-year GRAMMY Award:
Dolly Parton Brings Out All Her Popular Mates Sign up for Her for a Glitzy Tribute
Introduced by Anna Kendrick, the star-studded tribute kicked off with Kacey Musgraves and Katy Perry undertaking “Here You Appear Once again,” just before being accompanied by Parton herself, which obtained the group on its ft immediately. Up coming up, Miley Cyrus joined her godmother on phase to sing “Jolene” with each other, and Maren Morris teamed up with the pair for outstanding harmonies on “After the Gold Rush.” Right after that, Parton brought Small Major Town to sing a new track, “Red Footwear,” which she wrote for the Dumplin’ soundtrack. Last but not least, Parton brought everybody back out for a fun-crammed rendition of “9 to five.”
Publish Malone and the Purple Warm Chili Peppers Join Forces to Rock
Article ditched his pink, bedazzled cowboy ensemble for snakeskin for his functionality, which started with a fairly understated acoustic rendition of “Stay,” just before kicking items into gear for a person critically unanticipated mashup: his GRAMMY nominated hit, “Rockstar,” and the Chili Pepper’s “Dim Requirements.” Guitar shredding ensued.
‘This Is America’ Wins Track of the Year
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Soon after reminiscing about how she and John Mayer “share” his 2004 Tune of the Yr GRAMMY, Keys and Mayer introduced this year’s award to Childish Gambino for his groundbreaking strike, “This Is America.” While Donald Glover wasn’t there in individual to take the award, Keys was thrilled for her pal, excitedly shouting “Childish!” to the group as they approved the GRAMMY on his behalf.
Janelle Monáe Provides Some Pynk to the GRAMMYs Stage
Depart it to the incomparable Janelle Monáe to switch the GRAMMYs phase into a total-on futuristic robotic fetish get together. Her overall performance of “Make Me Come to feel” kicked off with a laser clearly show and the GRAMMY nominee participating in electric guitar, in advance of turning into a substantial dance variety shelling out tribute to her “Django Jane” and “Pynk” new music films. It really is secure to say the full Staples Middle was sensation a way just after that.
Kacey Musgraves Finds Gold at the Stop of the ‘Rainbow’
Subsequent two wins for the duration of the pre-display, Musgraves took the stage to conduct her song “Rainbow,” hunting ethereal in a ground-size, sleeveless white gown. As LED lights exhibited a rainbow behind her, the singer — who will also complete as part of the GRAMMYs Dolly Parton tribute — introduced the emotion, even finding a kiss blown her way from Girl Gaga next her beautiful music.
Musgraves dropped the official “Rainbow” songs video clip subsequent her performance:
Girl Gaga and Bradley Cooper Win Very best Pop Duo/Team Performance
Gaga promptly burst into tears backstage when “Shallow” was declared as the winner of the night’s very first award — and Tony Bennett was ideal there in the audience cheering her on. “I gotta thank God, thank you for looking out for me,” an emotional Gaga claimed. “I would like Bradley was right here with me correct now. I know he needs to be below.” Please welcome to the phase GRAMMY Winner Bradley Cooper!
Shawn Mendes and Miley Cyrus Set the Stage on Fire for ‘In My Blood’
For the up coming effectiveness of the evening, Mendes and Cyrus continued their new musical collaborations by undertaking his strike Music of the 12 months contender. Clad in coordinating black vests, Mendes opened the quantity on piano, before Cyrus joined him on the most important stage to switch it into a high-octane rock ballad, with fiery sparks raining down close to them. We’ll just take a entire collab album proper now, be sure to and thank you.
Alicia Keys Kicks Off the Show With ‘Sisters’ Girl Gaga and Michelle Obama
“I want absolutely everyone in here who may possibly come to feel a minor nervous, just know I bought you. I am heading to just take care of you tonight,” host with the most Alicia Keys commenced. She shouted out her sisters in the viewers, like Tracee Ellis Ross and Dolly Parton and Chloe x Halle, then brought to the phase the Mount Rushmore of strong females: Girl Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith, Michelle Obama and Jennifer Lopez.
“From the Motown information–” Obama began, then experienced to pause as the viewers burst into a standing ovation. “From the Motown documents I ran out on the Southside to the ‘Who Runs the World’ music that have helped me as a result of this previous decade…Tunes aids us share ourselves, our dignity and sorrows, our hopes and joys.”
Camila Cabello & Ricky Martin Open the Display ‘West Facet Story’-Design
On a huge established created to resemble a vibrant, neon-lit apartment building, the previous Fifth Harmony crooner solidified her standing as a solo star with a spectacular opening quantity, executing her mega hit, “Havana,” right before breaking into an significant-electricity dance break with distinctive friends Ricky Martin and J Balvin — who also performanced an interlude of his individual hit, “Mi Gente.” It was a massive night time for Cabello, who was nominated for her very first two solo GRAMMYs for Ideal Pop Solo Efficiency and Most effective Pop Vocal General performance, and nevertheless she didn’t earn, she kicked off the awards clearly show in epic trend.
Cardi B Delivers Large Vogue, Estranged Spouse Offset to the GRAMMYs
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Irrespective of any own drama, the hip-hop ability pair strike the carpet jointly, as Offset stepped out to assist Cardi, who is nominated for 5 GRAMMYs tonight. Before this month, as rumors their reconciliation surfaced, Cardi — who designed an plain assertion on the GRAMMY carpet in her oyster-inspired vintage Mugler couture gown — told ET’s Kevin Frazier that the few are “working it out” and “taking it gradual.”
Dolly Parton Can make Her Grand GRAMMYs Return, Teases ‘9 to 5’ Sequel
“I missed you as well!” advised ET about returning to the GRAMMYs phase for the very first time because 2001. In addition to teasing a “pricey” duet with Miley Cyrus — they will be singing “Jolene” with each other — she explained to ET about lacking out on Jennifer Aniston’s fiftieth birthday occasion (“I see Jennifer all the time, I am going to get a possibility to catch up with her”) and teased the approaching nine to five sequel: “Very well, truly, we are meant to get the script any day now. After we all indication off on it, I guess we’ll start out producing ideas to movie it.”
Shawn Mendes Teases That Rumored Collab With Miley Cyrus
Apple Music’s Zane Lowe set Mendes on the place about his rumored collaboration with Cyrus, after the two recently teamed up for a Dolly Parton tribute. “I in no way said I have a good poker face!” Mendes joked as he laughed off the speculation, nevertheless he did supply higher praise for Cyrus as a performer. “She just lets it all out, she does not hold something back again…When you sing with someone who does that, you also drop into it. It is just a dream to sing with her.”
Meghan Trainor Is All set for a ‘Spy Kid’ of Her Possess
Trainor walked the carpet with her new hubby, Daryl Sabara, and confessed to ET’s Sophie Schillaci that she’s finding completely ready to just take the future step: “We go on and off,” the pop star admitted of her and her hubby’s ideas to increase their loved ones. “We’re like, ‘Let’s do it now!‘ And then we’re like, ‘Let us hold out right until [right after the] tour.‘ We attempted for like, one 2nd, and then I was like, just kidding!”
Beck, Kacey Musgraves Have Massive Wins During GRAMMYs Pre-Exhibit
Brandi Carlile was not the only noteworthy winner during the pre-telecast ceremony: Beck received two awards, for Ideal Choice Songs Album and Very best Engineered Album, Non-Basic, as did Kacey Musgraves, who won Very best Place Solo Performance (“Butterflies”) and Finest Place Track (“Place Cowboy”).
Girl Gaga was a further double winner, for Best Track Written for Visible Media and Ideal Pop Solo General performance (“Joanne (Where by Do You Feel You’re Goin’?)”), while Very best New Artist nominee Dua Lipa is also having dwelling a golden gramophone already, for Finest Dance Recording. “Electrical energy IS THAT BITCH!!!!” she tweeted. “WE Received A GRAMMYYYYY”
Chris Cornell’s Children Settle for His Posthumous GRAMMY Award
The rocker died in May 2017, so his little ones, daughter Toni and son Christopher, accepted his GRAMMY for Finest Rock Functionality (for “When Bad Does Good”) on his behalf. “He is a rock icon, the godfather of grunge and the creator of a movement, whose contribution to music history built a lasting effect across genres and generations. He was also a single of the best poets of his time, whose soaring, unforgettable vocals manufactured him the voice of a generation,” Christopher stated. “Though he touched the hearts of thousands and thousands, the most critical issue he is acknowledged for, to us, is being the finest father and our hero.
“Thank you to our mother, his appreciate, his muse, his savior,” Toni added. “This is for you, daddy, and we appreciate you so considerably.”
BTS Rocks the GRAMMYs Purple Carpet
The boy band strike the pink carpet for their 1st GRAMMY Awards and appeared dapper in matching black satisfies. This calendar year, Jimin, J-Hope, Jungkook, Jin, V, Suga and RM produced history as the 1st-ever K-pop act to be nominated for a GRAMMY, and whilst they missing the Finest Recording Offer classification, they’ll however be offering their devoted Army of supporters one thing to cheer about when they current all through the telecast.
The boys chatted with ET’s Sophie Schillaci and Apple Music’s Zane Lowe on the pink carpet, in which they uncovered that new songs is in the operates! “We stayed up all night time to operate for our upcoming album,” RM uncovered. “Correct in advance of the flight, we stayed up all night time.”
All the things Is GRAMMYs for Beyoncé and JAY Z
“Inform the GRAMMYs f–k that for eight shit,” Jay sang on “Apesh-t,” but the Carters aren’t likely household empty-handed this year. When Childish Gambino took Finest New music Video and H.E.R and Daniel Caesar received Very best R&B Effectiveness, Almost everything Is Love won the GRAMMY for City Modern Album. Unfortunately, the Carters had been not in attendance to accept.
Camila Cabello Is Completely ready to Feast
Cabello stunned on the GRAMMYs red carpet, and stopped to chat with ET’s Sophie Schillaci about her slinky fuschia tailor made Armani Prive robe. “I really feel incredibly me tonight. It is a great deal a pink, a good deal going on,” she mentioned. And when she admitted that the gown wasn’t as well uncomfortable, when compared to some of her earlier purple carpet seems, she previously had her submit-GRAMMYs splurge all prepared out: “Tonight I’m ingesting all the Mexican foods. Tomorrow for lunch, I’m having Five Guys Burgers and Fries and at evening I’m having pasta. And in all probability southern food items, somewhere in among.”
Ariana Grande Is a No-Display as She Wins Her Very first GRAMMY
Not that we envisioned the “thank u, next” songstress to be in attendance just after slamming GRAMMYs producer Ken Ehrlich for “lying” about why she will not likely be carrying out this yr. Nonetheless, Grande received her initial-ever GRAMMY for Very best Pop Vocal Album for Sweetener, besting fellow nominees like Camila Cabello, Kelly Clarkson and Taylor Swift.
“i know i’m not there tonight (believe in, i experimented with and continue to truly wished it had labored out tbh) and i know i stated i consider not to set as well significantly weight into these issues …. but f–k …….,” Grande tweeted. “this is wild and gorgeous. thank you so much.
Diplo Reveals His Aspiration Collab
The GRAMMY-nominated DJ and producer stopped to chat with ET’s Sophie Schillaci on the purple carpet, the place he uncovered his up coming aspiration collaboration involves a political powerhouse! “I was at Clive Davis’ [bash] final evening, I noticed Nancy Pelosi. I was striving to meet her and get a picture. And Barbra Streisand was sitting next to her. So, Nancy Pelosi and Barbra Streisand. I’m attempting to get the job done with them!”
Rashida Jones Wins GRAMMY for a Documentary About Her Dad
“This is our initial GRAMMY and Quincy’s 29th, which is now the most GRAMMYs of any living artist,” Alan Hicks introduced as he and co-director Rashida Jones acknowledged the GRAMMY for Greatest Music Film for Quincy, the documentary about the “everyday living and legacy” of Rashida’s father, Quincy Jones.
“No one’s job has had fairly the similar influence on culture, decade following ten years, like my father’s has,” said explained, citing his “crashing down racial barriers” and “mastering a number of genres.” “When my dad very first watched the film, he stated, I want I could are living permanently…Father, I hope you are living without end.”
Childish Gambino’s ‘This Is America’ Wins Most effective Songs Movie
It was a showdown involving “Apesh*t” and “This Is The united states,” but the latter took house the GRAMMY for Greatest New music Movie, which was accepted by director Hiro Murai — “I take this on behalf of Donald Glover and everyone who worked on this production” — and the video’s producers, who chimed in, “I just want to give a unique shout out to a family members member we dropped this previous calendar year, Donald Glover Sr.”
Long gone But Not Neglected
Chris Cornell’s fourteen-12 months-aged daughter, Toni, wore a T-shirt with her father’s graphic on it as a tribute to the late singer. Cornell, who died in Could 2017, is posthumously nominated at this year’s GRAMMYs for Ideal Rock Efficiency for “When Undesirable Goes Superior.”
Dressed for Achievements
Andrea Echeverry, of Colombian rock band Aterciopelados, turned heads early on the GRAMMYs red carpet by dressing up like the famed golden gramophone statue. The team is nominated for Best Latin Rock, City or Different Album for their album Claroscura, which gained Finest Alternate Album at the Latin GRAMMYs in November.
Brandi Carlile Celebrates 1st, Next and Third GRAMMY Wins
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She’s the most nominated feminine of the calendar year– up for Album, Document and Track of the Yr — and Carlile currently has a few GRAMMY wins under her belt: To start with, Greatest American Roots General performance for “The Joke.” “It’s our initially GRAMMY!” she exclaimed, thanking, “My wife, Catherine Carlile, and my two daughters, Evangeline and Elijah. There are so lots of people today to thank, but I’m violently shaking right now.”
She straight away followed that earn with wins for Best American Roots Song and Best Americana Album for By The Way, I Forgive You. “Americana songs is the island of the misfit toys. I am these a misfit,” Carlile mentioned. “It is this music that has shaped my everyday living and even presented me my loved ones. I arrived out of the closet at fifteen many years outdated, when I was in substantial college and I can assure you, I was under no circumstances invited to any functions and in no way attended a dance. This has been the dance of a life span. Thank you for staying my island.”
Initial Wins for ‘Black Panther’ and ‘Shallow’
It could seem to be like a lifetime in the past — or at minimum just one Reimagined soundtrack in the past — but The Best Showman took household the GRAMMY for Ideal Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media. (Enjoyable simple fact: If Deadpool 2 experienced gained, Ryan Reynolds would be a GRAMMY winner!)
Presenter Questlove then announced the first — and surely not the previous — wins for the two Black Panther and A Star Is Born: Ludwig Göransson gained Very best Rating Soundtrack for Visual Media, although “Shallow” gained Ideal Song Prepared for Visual Media, with producer Benjamin Rice accepting the award “on Lady Gaga’s behalf.”
Which is GRAMMY Winner Unusual Al Yankovic to You
“I hope I haven’t been also obvious about this. I’ve variety of been taking part in the extensive game. I hardly ever desired to be a recording artist, I did it for forty five yrs so a single day I could acquire a GRAMMY for becoming an artwork director,” the comic joked immediately after winning his fifth GRAMMY Award, for Ideal Boxed or Distinctive Restricted Version Package for Squeeze Box: The Full Works of “Bizarre Al” Yankovic.
BTS Misses Out on a GRAMMY Acquire…This Time
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The K-pop group’s Adore Yourself: Tear was up for Best Recording Package, but the golden gramophone in the end went to Willo Perron for St. Vincent’s Masseduction. The boys are scheduled to current for the duration of the clearly show, so the BTS Army will nevertheless get to see their faves grace the GRAMMYs stage now.
The To start with GRAMMY Award of the Working day Goes to…
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Only about a dozen GRAMMYs are handed out during the true ceremony, the rest are introduced in the course of a pre-telecast premiere ceremony hosted by Shaggy. He kicked off the ceremony by going over the procedures through a reggaeton tune (like, retain your speech less than 45 seconds) and then introduced the winner for Very best Comedy Album: Dave Chappelle for Equanimity & The Hen Revelation, although the comedian was not current to accept the gramophone.