Music’s Biggest Night! The 2022 Grammy Awards brought the star power and the heat with killer performances and big wins.
Us weekly rounded up the five best moments from the show in case you missed something — or just want to rewatch the highlights asap, including Olivia Rodrigois big night.
The 19-year-old singer took home the award for Best Pop Solo Performance before the show began, marking her first Grammys win. She ticked off another premiere when she took the Grammys stage to sing “Drivers License.”
After exuding ’90s grunge vibes with her performance, she hosted Trevor Noah joked about her hit’s intense lyrics, saying Rodrigo encapsulated “how heartbreaking it is to go to the DMV”. The California native’s night of premieres didn’t stop there, as the “Good 4 U” singer went on to win trophies for Best New Artist and Best Pop Vocal Album.
“This is my biggest dream coming true,” she said during her acceptance speech for Best New Artist. “Thanks to my amazing parents and my best friends.”
Billie EilishFor her part, she wowed viewers with her “Happier Than Ever” performance. In addition, her wardrobe paid tribute to the late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins.
The Oscar winner wore a T-shirt with Hawkins’ face on it in honor of the musician, who died on March 25 at the age of 50. The back of Eilish’s t-shirt read “Hawkins,” which was a subtle nod to the artist’s estate. The Recording Academy later recognized him as part of the In Memoriam segment.
While Tony Bennett was not physically at the awards ceremony, he introduced his longtime friend and collaborator Lady Gaga from afar to a cheering crowd.
“Hi everyone! Please welcome Lady Gaga,” the 95-year-old I Left My Heart In San Francisco singer said in a pre-recorded video, before blowing a kiss to the audience.
Gaga, 36, took the stage for a heartwarming solo rendition of two songs from her and Bennett’s album. love for sale, including the title track. the A star Is Born The actress belted out one of her other duets, “Do I Love You,” as images of her studio sessions and past performances with Bennett played behind her.
“I love you Tony, I miss you,” she said before her fellow musicians rose to give her a standing ovation. (The duo won the Grammy for Traditional Pop Vocal Album.)
Bennett’s son and manager, Danny Bennett, previously announced that the “Fly Me to the Moon” singer would not be joining Gaga at the 64th annual event due to his ongoing battle with Alzheimer’s. “It was decided that it would be appropriate for Lady Gaga to perform alone to represent both of them,” Danny said diversity in a statement earlier this month. “There is no doubt that she will give an impeccable performance love for sale, which is Tony’s final album. He’ll be cheering for them as he watches from his home in New York City.”
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