The 2019 Grammy Awards befell tonight. While this yr, the academy made waves within the dance music neighborhood for nominating some surprising however totally deserving artists and , ultimately, the business mainstays took house the awards.
Best Remix – Mura Masa
Mura Masa, who picked up a nomination for Dance/Electronic album of the yr in 2018, lastly took house some in 2019 for finest remix. His rework of ‘Walking Away’ beat out Cosmic Gate, CID, and Kaskade for the trophy. This comes as a little bit of a shock, however total it’s greater than deserved.
Best Electronic Album – Justice
In the class of finest dance/digital album, Justice took house the Grammy for Woman Worldwide. The French duo follows within the footsteps of who additionally introduced house the award with a dwell album after scoring the win with Alive 2007 in 2009.
The win would not come as a lot of a shock, though I’ve to confess in my humble opinion, Jon Hopkins deserved the consideration for his close to good album, Singularity.
Best Dance/Electronic Recording – Silk City
The competitors was most fierce on this class with Porter Robinson, Silk City, FISHER, and Above & Beyond being nominated. In the tip, Diplo lastly took house his personal Grammy. I can be sincere right here although – this one was a shock.
Above & Beyond’s gritty, attractive ballad celebrating town of Detroit was the frontrunner in my thoughts. It supplied a little bit of every little thing. Porter Robinson’s ‘Ghost Voices’ beneath his Virtual Self alias was by far the fan favourite within the working, and FISHER’s ‘Losing It’ was the omnipresent SOTY.
Yet Diplo and Mark Ronson took house the . This one does appear to not sit proper primarily based on the competitors. That being stated, ‘Electricity’ was a very phenomenal tune that broke boundaries and entered the mainstream consciousness. Dua Lipa’s characteristic on the observe little question helped it pull the consideration as she celebrated the award for Best New Artist tonight as nicely.