At one point, host Alicia Keys awkwardly had to fill time when no-one came forward to accept the song of the year award on his behalf. Former President Jimmy Carter, who is 94, won an award for best spoken word recording.
'And here's me not asking a question: We'll be right back, ' he said, jokingly holding the mic back out to Lady Gaga. "I know that might sound like not a good thing to say coming from the person that co-wrote it, but we had a special moment in that room together, me and [co-writers] Mark Ronson and Anthony Rossomando and Andrew Wyatt".
It's not clear what the two told one another, but pictures of the encounter show Cardi B looking in equal parts delighted and in disbelief as she poses with her idol. She also won Best Americana Album for By the Way, I Forgive You and performed "The Joke".
She could barely get a few words in as the crowd lost it. I'm getting to perform songs that I really, truly love and feel comfortable singing.
Some of the fans who have been critical of the singer's Grammys 2019 performance also admitted that her style over the past decade has been anything but normal.
This was her first ever Grammy Award. "The need for social change has been the hallmark of the American experience, from the founding of our country to the complex times we live in today", he said.
Seattle had its moment in the spotlight (in the pre-telecast Premiere Ceremony) with hometown hero Chris Cornell receiving a posthumous win for Best Rock Performance for "When Bad Goes Good".
This hurt was remedied, or rather balanced out, by Janelle Monae's performance of her thirst anthem, "Make Me Feel", replete with robotic hip movements, futuristic attire, and pussy trousers!
As for the rest of the night, the boys were just a tad adorable to watch as they danced along to Dolly Parton and her goddaughter Miley Cyrus performing 'Jolene'.
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