Just when the world thought she was out of friends to bring on stage…
“We’re going into the studio out on [Long] Island. We have the studio booked, we’re ready to go.”
In advance of the show’s television premiere, Nate Ruess told us about his experience performing with Beck in tribute to post-humous inductee Lou Reed.
“Even I thought Beyonce would win.” -Beck
Kanye West was quick to say Beck didn’t deserve to win Album of the Year last night at the GRAMMYs. But it turns out, Beck didn’t think he did, either.
He may have flown under the radar the whole ride, but in the end, Beck came out on top.
Other newly announced collaborations include Brandy Clark with Dwight Yoakam, Ed Sheeran with Herbie Hancock, Questlove and John Mayer, and also Sheeran with ELO’s Jeff Lynne.
It was probably a surprise to everyone when Beck’s “Morning Phase” earned a GRAMMY nomination for Album of the Year. However, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t check it out.
This year’s Album of the Year nominees include Beck Morning Phase, Beyoncé Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran X, Sam Smith In The Lonely Hour and Pharrell Williams GIRL.
In the spirit of staying positive, below are ten examples of artistic risks that did pay off.