Three artists who performed at a country music festival that became the site of the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history honoured those music fans lost at deadly concert attacks with a tearful performance at the Grammy Awards. Near the end of his performance during a rapid-fire verse, a sounds of gunshot fired and each of his dancers dropped to the floor in succession.
The rapper thanked Rihanna, who appeared on stage with him. "This really belongs to her". While we're super excited to see who will take home Album of the Year or find out who will be crowned as 2018's Best New Artist, we're also amped to check out what the celebrities are wearing. "Real talk. That's love".
"Tears in Heaven", which won three Grammys in 1993 including record and song of the year, was written after Clapton's four-year-old son died in 1991 after falling out of a high-rise window.
"I just want to say there are some incredible artists out there making music that deserve to be acknowledged that don't always get acknowledged because of popularity contests or numbers games and that's kind of unfortunate", she said. Daddy Yankee and Little Big Town were among the artists to perform during the show.