The biggest trending news in the world of entertainment is, Alicia Keys, a multiple Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter whose debut album, ‘Songs in A Minor,’ went platinum five times over, will host the 61st Annual Grammy Awards.
On Tuesday, “Fallen” singer Alicia Keys announced that she’ll be hosting the 61st Annual Grammy Awards — set to take place Feb. 10 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
“I’m soooo EXCITED,” Keys, 37, said on YouTube. “There’s so much in store and I CAN’T WAIT for y’all to see it ALL come to life.
She shared the news on social media with a video, shot while Keys learned the news over the phone that she got the gig.
She said further that, “honestly, I’m really excited. I feel really good about it, because I feel like it’s the perfect opportunity to give the light back [and] to lift people up, especially all the young women who are nominated. To me, it feels like sister vibes.”
Considering this new development, there are some features that has given Alicia Keys an edge over others in contemporaries and what makes her a better candidate. Neil Portnow actually said this about Alicia Keys:
“A dynamic artist with the rare combination of groundbreaking talent and passion for her craft, Alicia Keys is the perfect choice as host for our show,” Neil Portnow, President/CEO of the Recording Academy, said in a statement. “Throughout her exciting career, I have watched her become a powerful force within the music industry and beyond. As an artist who speaks to the power of music, we are thrilled to have her on board for what’s sure to be an unforgettable GRAMMY Awards.”