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Who performed at the 2014 Grammys?

And the performers for the 54th GRAMMY Awards are: Adele, who will be performing for the first time since undergoing vocal-cord surgery last fall. Jason Aldean and Kelly Clarkson. The Beach Boys, who will be reuniting for their first appearance in two decades, with Foster The People and Maroon 5.

What is the best Grammy performance of all time?

The 12 greatest Grammys performances ever, including Eric Clapton, Amy Winehouse and Beyoncé

  • Michael Jackson, ‘The Way You Make Me Feel’ / ‘Man in the Mirror’ (1988)
  • Eric Clapton, ‘Tears in Heaven’ (1993)
  • Whitney Houston, ‘I Will Always Love You’ (1994)
  • Madonna, ‘Hung Up’ (2006)

What happened in the 2014 Grammys?

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards presentation was held on January 26, 2014, at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Daft Punk won four awards, including Album of the Year for Random Access Memories and Record of the Year, with Pharrell Williams, for “Get Lucky”.

Who did macklemore beat at the Grammys?

Kendrick Lamar
Macklemore has said that his infamous Grammy win over Kendrick Lamar in 2014 was due in part to his skin colour. The Caucasian rapper, real name Benjamin Hammond Haggerty, took home the Best Rap Album prize in for The Heist, recorded as half of a duo alongside Ryan Lewis.

Who was nominated for Best Rap Album 2014?

Recipients

Year Recipients
2014 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
2015 Eminem · Tony Campana, Joe Strange & Mike Strange, engineers/mixers
2016 Kendrick Lamar · Derek “MixedByAli” Ali & James “The White Black Man” Hunt, engineers/mixers
2017 Chance the Rapper · Jeff Lane, engineer/mixer

Is there a Grammy for best live performance?

The Grammy Award for Best Pop Solo Performance is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards. The award goes to the performing artist.

Which Kendrick album lost to macklemore?

The Heist
Almost two years ago, the hip-hop community was stunned when Kendrick Lamar was shut out from seven Grammy categories, especially when his highly praised major label debut Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City lost for best rap album to Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ The Heist.

Who won the 56th Grammy for Best Rap Album?

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “The Heist” won the prize for rap album at the 56th Grammy Awards on Sunday.

Who did macklemore beat for best album?

At the 2014 Grammy Awards, Macklemore and his production partner Ryan Lewis took home the Best Rap Album award for ‘The Heist’ ahead of Lamar’s ‘good kid m.A.A.d. city’, which many thought was going to win. Speaking in a new interview, the rapper talked about how he still thinks about the controversy seven years later.