Grammys 2021 ended up on Sunday with major victories and achievements. Singers Beyoncé and Taylor Swift made history.
Beyonce has become the most-awarded woman in Grammys history with her 28th win. She expressed her happiness while accepting the record-breaking trophy, “I am so honored, I’m so excited.” She was awarded for the best R&B performance.
On the other hand, Taylor Swift has become the first female artist ever to win the album of the year three times, she made history.
She was given an award for her lockdown album Folklore. She had won awards for Fearless in 2010 and the pop opus 1989 in 2016.
Beyonce’s award was given in honor of the black parade, a celebration of black power and resilience.
She said, “As an artist, I believe it’s my job to reflect the times, and it’s been such a difficult time,”
“So I wanted to uplift, encourage, celebrate all of the beautiful black queens and kings that continue to inspire me and inspire the world”.
On the other hand, H.E.R. also won the award of the song of the year for her song ‘I Can’t Breathe’ that features the last words of George Floyd.
H.E.R said while accepting the award that she never imagined “that my fear and my pain would turn into impact”.
“That’s why I write music,” she added, “and I’m so, so grateful”.
Main winners of Grammy Awards 2021
- Album of the year: Taylor Swift – Folklore
- Record of the year: Billie Eilish – Everything I Wanted
- Song of the year: H.E.R. – I Can’t Breathe
- Best new artist: Megan Thee Stallion