Brandi Carlile leads early Grammy winners with pre-show triple

Brandi Carlile was an early triple winner on the Grammy Awards on Sunday (10Feb19), selecting up three honours at a pre-show ceremony.

The singer/songwriter, who led all feminine nominees with six mentions going into Sunday, landed Finest Americana Album for By The Method, I Forgive You, whereas her track The Joke picked up Finest American Roots Efficiency and Finest American Roots Music gongs.

Carlile, 37, opened up about her troublesome highschool years after popping out as a teen as she took the stage to simply accept her first award, stating, “Americana music is the island of misfit toys. I’m such a misfit. It’s this music that has formed my life and made me who I’m…

“I came out of the closet at 15 years old when I was in high school, and I can assure you that I was never invited to any parties and never got to attend a dance. To be embraced by this enduring and loving community has been the dance of a lifetime. Thank you for being my island.”

Girl Gaga, Beck and Kacey Musgraves have been early double winners on the pre-show ceremony – Gaga picked up the Finest Music Written For Visible Media prize for her Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, and Andrew Wyatt collaboration Shallow from her film debut A Star is Born, and the Finest Pop Solo Efficiency award for Joanne (The place Do You Suppose You’re Goin’?), whereas Beck’s Colours was named Finest Various Music Album and Finest Engineered Album, Non-Classical, and nation star Kasey landed Finest Nation Solo Efficiency for Butterflies, and Finest Nation Music for House Cowboy.

Ariana Grande, who snubbed the awards present on account of a bust-up with Grammys boss Ken Ehrlich final week, was additionally an early winner, claiming the Finest Pop Vocal Album for Sweetener, and Infantile Gambino’s That is America was named Finest Music Video. The rap star’s 2018 primary additionally picked up the Finest Rap/Sung Efficiency award.

The 61st annual ceremony, hosted by 15-time Grammy winner Alicia Keys, opened with a little bit Latin flavour as Camila Cabello, Ricky Martin, trumpeter Arturo Sandoval, and J Balvin hit the stage for a vibrant collaboration.

On the crimson carpet exterior, the Havana star revealed her household can be a part of her set: “I’ve my grandma, my mother, my sister and my dad (right here) and the entire efficiency relies off kinda my grandma’s childhood; she grew up in Havana… each household had a unique room (in a home) and there was like a standard patio, the place individuals would simply kinda jam out and have a celebration.

“So I have my dad and my sister in one room onstage and I’ll give them a little cue to do something… The performance hits very close to home because it’s about my family and it’s about my story.”

Keys welcomed “some of my sisters” onto the stage on the high of the present as Girl Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith, Michelle Obama, and Jennifer Lopez, sporting a huge-brimmed hat, stepped out to ship a woman-power and inclusion message. Obama acquired a standing ovation as she lined up alongside her well-known associates.

Miley Cyrus and Shawn Mendes’ much-anticipated collaboration then took centre stage at Staples Middle. The 2 stars wore all black for a stirring duet on his hit In My Blood.

The primary award of the particular ceremony went to Girl Gaga and Bradley Cooper for Finest Pop Duo/Group Efficiency for Shallow, giving the Poker Face singer an early triple.

The total checklist of pre-show winners is:

Finest Dance Recording

Electrical energy – Silk Metropolis & Dua Lipa That includes Diplo & Mark Ronson

Finest Dance/Digital Album

Girl Worldwide – Justice Music

Finest Reggae Album

44/876 – Sting & Shaggy

Finest R&B Efficiency

Finest Half – H.E.R. that includes Daniel Caesar

Finest Conventional R&B Efficiency

Guess Ain’t Value The Hand – Leon Bridges & How Deep Is Your Love – PJ Morton That includes Yebba (TIE)

Finest R&B Music

Boo’d Up – Larrance Dopson, Joelle James, Ella Mai & Dijon McFarlane, songwriters (Ella Mai)

Finest City Up to date Album

Every thing is Love – Beyonce and JAY-Z (The Carters)

Finest Rock Efficiency

When Unhealthy Does Good – Chris Cornell

Finest Steel Efficiency

Electrical Messiah – Excessive On Hearth

Finest Rock Music

Masseduction – Jack Antonoff & Annie Clark, songwriters (St. Vincent)

Finest Rock Album

From The Fires – Greta Van Fleet

Finest Rap Efficiency (TIE)

King’s Useless – Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future & James Blake & Bubblin – Anderson Paak (TIE)

Finest Rap/Sung Efficiency

This Is America – Infantile Gambino

Producer Of The Yr, Non-Classical

Pharrell WilliamsBest Rap Efficiency (TIE)

King’s Useless – Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future & James Blake & Bubblin – Anderson Paak (TIE)

Finest Rap/Sung Efficiency

This Is America – Infantile Gambino

Producer Of The Yr, Non-Classical

Pharrell Williams

Finest Music Video

This Is America

Finest Music Movie


Finest Nation Solo Efficiency

Butterflies – Kacey Musgraves

Finest Nation Duo/Group Efficiency

Tequila – Dan + Shay

Finest Nation Music

House Cowboy – Luke Laird, Shane McAnally & Kacey Musgraves, songwriters (Kacey Musgraves)

Finest Pop Solo Efficiency

Joanne (The place Do You Suppose You’re Goin’?) – Girl Gaga

Finest Conventional Pop Vocal Album

My Method – Willie Nelson

Finest Pop Vocal Album

Sweetener – Ariana Grande

Finest Americana Album

By The Method, I Forgive You – Brandi Carlile

Finest Bluegrass Album

The Travelin’ McCourys – Travelin’ McCourys

Finest Conventional Blues Album

The Blues Is Alive And Effectively – Buddy Man

Finest Comedy Album

Equanimity & The Hen Revelation – Dave Chappelle

Finest Musical Theater Album

The Band’s Go to

Finest Various Music Album

Colours – Beck

Finest Instrumental Composition

Blut Und Boden (Blood And Soil) from BlacKkKlansman – Terence Blanchard

Finest Association, Instrumental or A Cappella

Stars And Stripes Eternally – John Daversa

Finest Association, Devices and Vocals

Spiderman Theme – Randy Waldman

Finest Recording Bundle

Masseduction – Willo Perron, artwork director St. Vincent

Finest Boxed Or Particular Restricted Version Bundle

Squeeze Field: The Full Works Of ‘Bizarre Al’ Yankovic – Meghan Foley, Annie Stoll & ‘Bizarre Al’ Yankovic, artwork administrators

Finest Album Notes

Voices Of Mississippi: Artists and Musicians Documented By William Ferris – David Evans, album notes author (Numerous Artists)

Finest Historic Album

Voices Of Mississippi: Artists And Musicians Documented By William Ferris – William Ferris, April Ledbetter & Steven Lance Ledbetter, compilation producers; Michael Graves, mastering engineer (Numerous Artists)

Finest Engineered Album, Non-Classical

Colours – Beck

Finest Remixed Recording

Strolling Away (Mura Masa Remix) – Mura Masa, Remixer HAIM

Finest Immersive Audio Album

Eye In The Sky: 35th Anniversary Version – Alan Parsons, encompass combine engineer; Dave Donnelly, PJ Olsson, & Alan Parsons, encompass mastering engineers; Alan Parsons, encompass producer (The Alan Parsons Venture)

Finest Up to date Instrumental Album

Steve Gadd Band – Steve Gadd

Finest Gospel Efficiency/Music

By no means Alone – Tori Kelly & Kirk Franklin, songwriters

Finest Up to date Christian Music Efficiency/Music

You Say – Lauren Daigle, Jason Ingram & Paul Mabury, songwriters

Finest Roots Gospel Album

Sudden – Jason Crabb

Finest World Music Album

Freedom – Soweto Gospel Choir

Finest Rating Soundtrack for Visible Media winner

Black Panther – Ludwig Goransson, Composer

Finest Compilation Soundtrack for Visible Media

The Best Showman – The Best Showman

Finest Music Written For Visible Media

Shallow – Girl Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando, & Andrew Wyatt, songwriters (Girl Gaga & Bradley Cooper)

Finest New Age Album

Opium Moon – Opium Moon

Finest American Roots Efficiency

The Joke – Brandi Carlile

Finest American Roots Music

The Joke – Brandi Carlile, Dave Cobb, Phil Hanseroth & Tim Hanseroth, songwriters (Brandi Carlile)

Finest Up to date Blues Album

Please Don’t Be Useless – Unbelievable Negrito

Finest People Album

All Ashore – Punch Brothers

Finest Kids’s Album

All The Sounds – Lucy Kalantari & The Jazz Cats

Finest Spoken Phrase Album (Contains Poetry, Audio, Books & Storytelling)

Religion: A Journey For All – President Jimmy Carter

Finest Latin Pop Album

Sincera – Claudia Brant

Finest Latin Rock, City or Various Album

Aztlan – ZOE

Finest Regional Mexican Music Album (Together with Tejano)

¡Mexico Por Siempre! – Luis Miguel

Finest Tropical Latin Album

Anniversary – Spanish Harlem Orchestra

Finest Regional Roots Music Album

No ‘Ane’I – Kalani Pe’a

Finest Improvised Jazz Solo

Don’t Fence Me In – John Daversa, soloist

Finest Dance Recording

Electrical energy – Silk Metropolis & Dua Lipa That includes Diplo & Mark Ronson

Finest Jazz Vocal Album

The Window – Cecile McLorin Salvant

Finest Jazz Instrumental Album

Emanon – The Wayne Shorter Quartet

Finest Massive Jazz Ensemble Album

American Dreamers: Voices Of Hope, Music Of Freedom – John Daversa

Finest Latin Jazz Album

Again To The Sundown – Dafnis Prieto Massive Band

Finest Engineered Album, Classical

Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 11 – Shawn Murphy & Nick Squire, engineers; Tim Martyn, mastering engineer

Producer Of The Yr, Classical

Blanton Alspaugh

Finest Orchestral Efficiency

Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 11 – Andris Nelsons, conductor (Boston Symphony Orchestra)

Finest Opera Recording

Bates: The (R)evolution Of Steve Jobs

Finest Choral Efficiency

McLoskey: Zealot Canticles – Donald Nally, conductor (Doris Corridor-Gulati, Rebecca Harris, Arlen Hlusko, Lorenzo Raval & Mandy Wolman; The Crossing)

Finest Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Efficiency

Anderson, Laurie: Landfall – Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet

Finest Classical Instrumental

Kernis: Violin Concerto – James Ehnes; Ludovic Morlot, conductor (Seattle Symphony)

Finest Classical Solo Vocal Album

Songs Of Orpheus: Monteverdi, Caccini, D’India & Landi – Karim Sulayman; Jeannette Sorrell, conductor; Apollo’s Hearth, ensembles

Finest Classical Compendium

Fuchs: Piano Concerto ‘Spiritualist’; Poems Of Life; Glacier; Rush – JoAnn Falletta, conductor; Tim Handley, producer

Finest Up to date Classical Composition

Kernis: Violin Concerto – Aaron Jay Kernis, composer (James Ehnes, Ludovic Morlot & Seattle Symphony)

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