The 2019 Grammy Awards passed off tonight. While this yr, the academy made waves within the dance music neighborhood for nominating some sudden however completely deserving artists and , ultimately, the trade mainstays took dwelling the awards.
Best Remix – Mura Masa
Mura Masa, who picked up a nomination for Dance/Electronic album of the yr in 2018, lastly took dwelling some in 2019 for greatest 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 greatest dance/digital album, Justice took dwelling the Grammy for Woman Worldwide. The French duo follows within the footsteps of who additionally introduced dwelling 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 respect for his close to excellent 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 dwelling his personal Grammy. I shall be trustworthy right here although – this one was a shock.
Above & Beyond’s gritty, beautiful ballad celebrating town of Detroit was the frontrunner in my thoughts. It provided a little bit of every part. 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 dwelling the . This one does appear to not sit proper based mostly on the competitors. That being mentioned, ‘Electricity’ was a very phenomenal tune that broke boundaries and entered the mainstream consciousness. Dua Lipa’s characteristic on the observe little doubt helped it pull the respect as she celebrated the award for Best New Artist tonight as properly.