Dance the night away! Lady Gaga, Megan Thee Stallion and more of music’s biggest stars had the time of their lives at the 2022 Grammys — but not every moment made it to TV.
The 64th Annual Grammy Awards were held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and marked the first time the ceremony took over Sin City. Trevor Noah returned to once again host the star-studded night following his move as emcee in 2021.
“We will listen to music”, the Daily show Personality, 38, said at the show’s opening on Sunday April 3, subtly poking fun at it Will Smith and Chris Rock‘s now-viral Oscars row from a week earlier. “We will dance, we will sing. We’ll keep people’s names out of our mouths and give out prizes.”
Noah wasn’t the only one who brought up the slap. quest love – who won his Oscar just moments after the incident – warned viewers to “stay 500 feet from the stage” as he prepared to present the Song of the Year trophy.
While many memorable moments came across viewers’ TV screens – from Olivia Rodrigo‘s first Grammys performance ever doja catBathroom confession – others took place behind the scenes. After Gaga, 36, took the stage to honor the longtime collaborator Tony Bennettshe sent Superfan Lil Nas X in a starry state.
The 22-year-old was “visibly nervous and excited” to have his moment with him House Gucci Actress, an eyewitness tells exclusively Us weekly. “[He was] jumping up and down with excitement,” the source adds of the Old Town Road actor, who “freaked out” when he finally got the chance to take a selfie with Gaga.
The “Bad Romance” singer worked the room all night, dancing along Keith urban and high-fiving her band before her performance. Her renditions of “Love for Sale” and “Do I Love You” had celebs getting romantic and prompting PDA’s Addison Rae and her boyfriend Omer Fedi.
The 21-year-old TikTok star has caught up with his pal Kourtney Kardashian “A few times” during the show, but the reality star’s beau Travis Barker had her full attention. Kardashian “shook her head” during the Blink 182’s stunning performance HER and Lenny Kravitz.
“When Travis came back [to the audience]Kourtney jumped up to kiss and hug him and then sat back down on his lap,” the insider says US.
Earlier in the night, the engaged couple got handy in their seats. The musician “twirled Kourtney around” at the beginning of the show and made out during several performances.
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