Rihanna And Kanye West Set Record For GRAMMY Losses
While Rihanna certainly looked like she was having a good time at the GRAMMYS Sunday night, most likely thanks to the bejeweled flask she was seen drinking from, she didn’t actually leave the show with any trophies.
In fact, RiRi lost in all eight categories for which she was nominated, which is actually a new record, which she now shares with Kanye West, who also lost in all eight categories for which he was nominated.
Not that both stars haven’t won GRAMMYs in the past. Kanye actually has 21 wins under his belt, while Rihanna has eight.
Adele Wonders What Beyoncé Has To Do To Win Album Of The Year
Adele took time out of her Album of the Year GRAMMY speech to give a massive shout out to Beyoncé, who she thought deserved the award. Well, backstage she explained to reporters why exactly she felt Bey was robbed.
“My album of the year is 'Lemonade,'” Adele shared. “I felt like it was her time to win. My view is what the f— does she have to do to win Album of the Year? That’s also how I feel.”
Adele went on to say that she thought Bey's "Lemonade" “was a different side of her that we haven’t seen." "I felt blessed to be brought into that situation," she added. "Obviously the visual is very new and the Grammys are very traditional, but I thought this would be the year they went with the tides.”
Ed Sheeran Tops The Hot 100 For Another Week Ed Sheeran is number one yet again. The singer’s latest track, “Shape of You”, tops the “Billboard” Hot 100 for a third, non-consecutive week. The song is also number one on the Radio Songs chart, Ed's first solo number one on that chart, having previously peaked at number two with “Photograph” and “Thinking Out Loud.”
Lady Gaga & J.Lo Among The GRAMMY Night Instagram Winners
Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez may not have won any GRAMMYs Sunday night, but they certainly won the popular vote…on Instagram. The social media site calculated activity in connection with the GRAMMYs, and of the 80-million-plus interactions, Gaga and J.Lo had the most liked pics of the night.
Gaga tops the list with the photo of her heavy metal GRAMMY outfit, which garnered about 766,000 likes by 5 am PT Monday, while J.Lo shot from the audience received more than 741,00 likes.