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Grammy Awards 2019: Cardi B created history

Grammy Awards 2019: Cardi B created history

The 61st Grammy Awards Ceremony was held on February 10, 2019 in the Staples Center of Los Angeles. The 61st Grammy Awards included many legends of music from around the world.

Rapper Cardi B has created history by becoming the first solo female artist to win the Best Rap Album Award in the Grammy Awards in 2019. Alicia Keys hosted this award ceremony and the awards were offered by The Recording Academy. American Singer Kiss Musgrave made a list of 4 Grammy as well as the album of the Year Award.

Celebrations at the ceremony included Sylvester Gambino, Lady Gaga, Kacey MusGraves and Brandi Carlile, who have made several awards in their names. The song 'When Badge's Good', the last of American music and singer Chris Cornell, was given the Best Rock Performance at the ceremony. At the same time, Ariana Grande won her first Grammy Award.

Quincy Jones:

American composer and record producer Quincy Jones has created history by winning the 28th Grammy Award. He has become the most successful Grammy winner. Jones's daughter, Rishta, also managed to win her first Grammy.

South Korean Boy Band BTS:

In the Grammy Awards 2019 South Korean Boy Band BTS has made history by presenting the award. This is the first Korean pop group to do this. The seven-member band gave away the singer H.R. O. Gabriella 'Gabby' Wilson to the Best R & B Album category for his album 'H.R.'.

Childish Gambino:

Childish Gambino has won the Record of the Year Award for his political anthology 'This is America' at the 61st Grammy Awards here. 'This is America' has created history by becoming the first rap song to receive this honor.

Here is the complete list of Grammys 2019 winners:

Album of the Year

Kacey Musgraves, "Golden Hour"

Record of the Year

Childish Gambino - "This Is America"

Song of the Year

Childish Gambino, "This Is America"

Best New Artist

Dua Lipa

Best Pop Solo Performance

Lady Gaga, "Joanne" (Where Do You Think You're Goin'?)

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, "Shallow"

Best Country Album

Kacey Musgraves, "Golden Hour"

Best Pop Vocal Album

Ariana Grande, "Sweetener"

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Willie Nelson, "My Way"

Best Rap Performance

Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future, & James Blake, "King's Dead"

Anderson .Paak - "Bubblin"

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

Childish Gambino, "This Is America"

Best Rap Song

Drake, "God's Plan"

Best Rap Album

Cardi B, Invasion of Privacy

Best Rock Performance

Chris Cornell, "When Bad Does Good"

Best Metal Performance

High on Fire, "Electric Messiah"

Best Rock Song

St. Vincent, "Masseduction"

Best Alternative Music Album

Arctic Monkeys, "Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino"

Best Rock Album

Greta Van Fleet, "From the Fires"

Best R&B Performance

H.E.R., "Best Part" [ft. Daniel Caesar]

Best Traditional R&B Performance

Leon Bridges, "Bet Ain't Worth the Hand"

Best R&B Song

Ella Mai, Boo'd Up

Best Urban Contemporary Album

The Carters - "Everything Is Love"

Best R&B Album

H.E.R., "H.E.R."

Best Dance Recording

Silk City & Dua Lipa, "Electricity" [ft. Diplo and Mark Ronson]

Best Dance/Electronic Album

Justice, "Woman Worldwide"

Best Comedy Album

Dave Chappelle, "Equanimity & the Bird Revelation"

Best Remixed Recording

HAIM, Walking Away (Mura Masa remix)

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

"The Greatest Showman"

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Ludwig Göransson, "Black Panther"

Best Song Written for Visual Media

Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper - "Shallow"

Best Recording Package

St. Vincent, "Masseduction"

Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package

"Weird" Al Yankovic, "Squeeze Box: The Complete Works of "Weird Al" Yankovic"

Best Album Notes

Various Artists, Voices Of Mississippi: Artists And Musicians Documented By William Ferris (David Evans)

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Pharrell Williams

Music Video/Film

Childish Gambino, "This Is America"

Best Music Film


What are the Grammy Awards?

The Grammy Award is mainly given for outstanding achievements in the field of music in the English language. Grammy Awards is considered the greatest honor given in the field of music. The first Grammy Award ceremony was held on 4th May, 1959, which was organized to honor music's achievements by artists for 1958. At the same time, on May 4, 1959, two places were given 28 Grammy Awards at the first awards ceremony held in Beverly Hills California's "Beverly Hilton Hotel", and New York City's "Park Sheraton Hotel".

Q.1 In which of America the Grammy awards 2019 were held?
A. Los Angeles
B. New York
C. Brooklyn
D. San Francisco
Ans: Los Angeles

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