Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Megan Thee Stallion make history at the 2021 Grammy Awards
Beyonce and บทความสล็อต Taylor Swift had a historic night at the Grammys, where the top four awards were won by female acts.
Swift became the first female performer to win album of the year three times and Beyonce, with her 28th win, became the most decorated woman in Grammy history. She also ties Quincy Jones for second place among all Grammy winners.
HER won song of the year and Billie Eilish picked up record of the year, telling the audience that best new artist winner Megan Thee Stallion deserved the honour.
Though women have won all top four awards in the past – including Eilish’s sweep last year – it marked the first time four separate and solo women won the top four honours.
“We just want to thank the fans,” said Swift, who won the top prize with Folklore and previously won album of the year with her albums Fearless and 1989.
Beyonce walked into the show with 24 wins and picked up four honours, including best R&B performance for Black Parade, best music video for Brown Skin Girl as well as best rap performance and best rap song for Savage, with Megan Thee Stallion.
“As an artist I believe it’s my job, and all of our jobs, to reflect time and it’s been such a difficult time,” Beyonce said onstage as she won best R&B performance for Black Parade, which was released on Juneteenth.
She went on to say she created the song to honour the “beautiful black kings and queens” in the world.
She added: “I have been working my whole life … This is such a magical night”.