Things You Didn’t Know about these 5 First-Time Grammy Winners

Music’s biggest night, the Grammy Awards, happened this morning and we were blown away by the extravagance of the ceremony! From Taylor Swift’s powerful speech to Kendrick Lamar’s big wins, the Grammy’s were a sight to see!

But the best part of the night was seeing some of our loved artists bagging the award for the first time! And while all of you do know them by their music, here are some interesting facts you should know about them:

  1. Justin BieberBest Dance Recording Everyone knows Justin Bieber and everything to do with this pop star! But did you know that Bieber loves Disneyland so much that he went there on a romantic date with his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez! Yes, that much!
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  2. Meghan TrainorBest New Artist Meghan Trainor, the star of the popular song ‘All About That Bass’, has been writing songs since she was seven! SEVEN! Talk about inspiring!
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  3. Ed SheeranBest Pop Solo Performance, Song of the Year Ed Sheeran is a cat person, has over hundred tattoos, he names his guitars, AND he loves building Lego sets. Well, just a few more things to increase our love for him!
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  4. The WeekndBest Urban Contemporary Album and Best R&B Performance The Weekend a.k.a. Abel Tesfaye decided on his stage name after he left his parent’s home one weekend. And since there was already a band named The Weekend, he did away with the ‘e’.
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  5. Alabama ShakesBest Rock Song, Best Rock Performance, Best Alternative Album While Alabama Shakes is a brilliant band in itself, they claim that they do not believe in originality. Every piece of music they make is a tribute to someone or something.
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