Pregnant pop superstar Beyonce heads into the Grammy awards on Sunday aiming to clinch her number one album of the year win, while riding high on a wave of goodwill that greeted her surprise announcement that she was expecting twins.
The biggest night within the music industry is anticipated to mark her number one public appearance since the 35-year-old singer proclaimed her pregnancy on 1st of February with a message and an elaborate photo shoot with pride displaying her baby bump that bust social media records.
In a live show the maximum amount about spectacle as trophies, Beyonce’s appearance on the Grammy stage has not been formally confirmed. But celebrity web site TMZ aforesaid the “Formation” singer, known for her high energy dance performances, had been seen rehearsing in Los Angeles for the show last week.
Other performers at the 3 hour show embrace Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Adele, Demi Lovato, best new artist politico probability the Rapper, A Tribe Called Quest, Carrie Underwood, Alicia Keys and album of the year Americana music politico, Sturgill Simpson.
Beyonce has a leading nine Grammy nods for “Lemonade,” her powerful visual album about race, feminism, betrayal and empowerment.
The R&B singer will vie head on with Britain’s Adele, the only different creator to be appointed for all 3 high awards – album, song and record of the year – for her comeback release “25”.
But the 2017 Grammys can additionally be the maximum amount regarding absent friends as those participating in Sunday’s show.
Tributes are planned for music greats aristocrat and martyr archangel, both of whom died unexpectedly in 2016. David Bowie, who died in Gregorian calendar month 2016, was celebrated at last year’s Grammys and his final album “Blackstar” is up for four Grammys on Sunday.
Some of music’s biggest current acts also will be missing.
Frank Ocean didn’t submit his critically acclaimed “Blonde” for Grammy thought as a result of he considers the organization out of bit with young black artists; Justin Bieber, in the best album race for “Purpose,” and Kanye West, who has unbroken a low profile since a psychological state crisis last fall, are not expected to attend for similar reasons despite multiple nominations; and Canadian rapper Drake, whose “Views” was the biggest selling album worldwide in 2016, and who has eight Grammy nominations, is on tour in England.