After a three-month delay caused by the Omicron surge, the 64th Grammy Awards returned Sunday night. The show was at the famous iconic Las Vegas strip, MGM Grand Garden Arena. Trevor Noah, came back to host once again this year.
Olivia Rodrigo earned awards for Best New Artist and Best Pop Solo Performance and Silk Sonic took home all four awards they were nominated for. Jon Batiste received 11 nominations, the most of any artist this year and taking home the coveted Album of the Year award. Justin Bieber, Doja Cat and H.E.R. all scored eight nominations of their own, with H.E.R. winning the Best Traditional R&B Performance award earlier in the evening.
Here are the list of the Winners…
Record of the Year
“Leave the Door Open” – Silk Sonic — Winner
Album of the Year
“We Are” – Jon Batiste — Winner
Song of the Year
“Leave The Door Open” – Silk Sonic — Winner
Best New Artist
Olivia Rodrigo – Winner
Best Pop Solo Performance
“drivers license” – Olivia Rodrigo — Winner
Rodrigo, BTS, Lil Nas X, Silk Sonic, Billie Eilish, J Balvin, Carrie Underwood and Lady Gaga performed. Joni Mitchell made a rare televised appearance to introduce a performance by Brandi Carlile. President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine made a surprise appearance, appealing for help, which was followed by a performance by John Legend of his song “Free.”