Bruno Mars was the enormous champ at the Grammy Awards 2018. The R&B craftsman won the best prize on Sunday, denying rappers Kendrick Lamar and Jay-Z the respect of turning into the primary hip-jump craftsman in 14 years to win the pined for collection of the year grant.
Mars won six Grammys including tune of the year for his hit single That’s What I Like, and both record and collection of the year for 24K Magic.
Lamar, 30, viewed as a standout amongst the most inventive rappers of his age, won five prizes generally in rap classes, for his collection DAMN. also, single Humble. Lamar’s triumphs came to the detriment of veteran Jay-Z and his spirit exposing collection 4:44. Jay-Z won none of his eight selections and picked not to perform at the three-hour appear. Rap a year ago outperformed shake as the predominant kind in U.S. music.
On celebrity lane, many artists wore or held white roses to flag bolster for ladies’ equity and opportunity from lewd behavior, a topic that was resounded in front of an audience in an enthusiastic execution by Kesha of her single “Imploring.” Mars committed his honor to lyricists Babyface, Teddy Riley, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis.
He stated: “Thank you all so much … leading to alternate chosen people in this class – Lorde, Kung-fu Kenny (Lamar), Jay-Z, Gambino – you folks are the reason I’m in the studio hauling my hair out man, cos I know you all are just going to accompany the best retire creativity and music and thank you all to bless the world with your music, I imply that.”
He recalled performing in Hawaii as a 15-year-old and seeing people from different backgrounds coming together because of songs by Baby Face, Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis and Teddy Riley, adding: “All I wanted to do with this album was that.
“Those songs were written with nothing but joy and … love and that’s all I wanted to bring with this album and hopefully I can feel that again and see everybody dancing and everybody moving.
“I’d like to dedicate this award to them, they are my heroes, they are my teachers they lay the foundation … this album wouldn’t exist if it wasn’t these guys who have written these songs and you know I had to sprinkle a little bit of Mars sauce on it and this is for them, I love you guys. This is incredible.”