Ladies night: Beyoncé, Swift make history as others win big
Four women won the top four prizes Sunday, including Swift, who became the first female performer to win album of the year three times. Beyoncé — with her 28th win — became the most decorated woman in Grammy history. And 9-year-old Blue Ivy Carter — who won best music video alongside her mother — became the second youngest act to win a Grammy in the show’s 63-year history. Megan Thee Stallion, who won three honors, also made history and became the first female rapper to win best rap song. She's also the fifth rap-based act to win best new artist.
D Smoke on the 'Rewarding' Opportunity to Perform at BET Awards, Shares Message to Former Students (Exclusive)
The 34-year-old rapper, and Season 1 Rhythm & Flow winner, will be performing for the first time at the 2020 BET Awards this Sunday, and couldn't be happier for the opportunity. "I'm super proud to share this moment with all of the artists that are performing," Smoke told ET's Melicia Johnson said about his upcoming BET Awards performance amid the Black Lives Matter movement. "So to be on the BET Awards during this time is super beautiful, super rewarding." The BET Awards will air Sunday, June 28 from 8-11 p.m. ET/PT on both CBS and BET. RELATED CONTENT:'Black-ish' Star Miles Brown on His 2020 BET Awards Nomination (Exclusive)The BET Awards Turn 20: The Most Memorable Moments Over the Years2020 BET Awards: How to Watch, Who's Performing and More!
'Rhythm + Flow' Champ D Smoke Reveals Why Cardi B Got Lawyers Involved During '
D Smoke is on cloud nine after being named the first-ever winner of Rhythm + Flow! D Smoke, formerly a Spanish and music theory teacher at Inglewood High School, may have won the competition, but the journey certainly wasn't an easy one. on Thursday, who explained why he, Cardi and Chance believed D Smoke was the "clear" winner over fellow finalists Flawless Real Talk, Londynn B and Troyman. And according to D Smoke -- who already released an EP, Inglewood High, late Wednesday following the win -- that's exactly what he plans to do. replied, with D Smoke saying, "Well played, Tip.