"Tell me something, Keys, I hear you're set to host this year's Grammys", Corden sang, taking the place of Bradley Cooper's trademark Jackson Maine croon.
After backlash over the lack of female nominees last year, 2019 sees mostly young women in the best new artist category and five women competing with three men for album of the year. I'm especially excited for all the incredible women nominated this year! "As an artist who speaks to the power of music for good, a role model, and a spokesperson for change, we are thrilled to have her on board for what's sure to be an unforgettable Grammy Awards".
A TV commercial cut off Drake's acceptance speech for best rap song ("God's Plan"), which is too bad, because he actually was in the midst of making a good point about awards shows: "We play an opinion based sport, not a factual based sport.you already won if you have people singing your songs word for word, if they're singing in your hometown".
The 15-time Grammy victor revealed she's looking forward to the prospect of more female acts following in her footsteps this year, adding: "Celebrating so many unbelievable nominees, particularly women nominees.is so incredibly magnificent and so many are my friends".
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No one, really, besides Alicia Keys should have been in the running to host the Grammys this year. She's yearning for a Grammy because it will give her a "stamp of approval".
Kendrick Lamar leads this year's awards with eight nominations, all for his work on "Black Panther: The Album".
Get ready for a living room concert because some of the biggest names in music will take the stage, including Camila Cabello, Ricky Martin, Dolly Parton, Katy Perry, Little Big Town, Lady Gaga, Shawn Mendes, Post Malone, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Miley Cyrus. In addition, current GRAMMY nominees Kelsea Ballerini, Leon Bridges, Luke Combs and Charlie Wilson will be presenting.
Grammy winners Yolanda Adams, Fantasia and past Grammy nominee Andra Day will honor the legendary Aretha Franklin.
Twenty-one-year-old R&B singer-songwriter H.E.R.is up for five Grammy Awards this year including best new artist and album of the year.