Jazz musician Washington was joined by PJ Morton, Alexandre Desplat, Ledisi, Sarah Jarosz, Anoushka Shankar, Grace Potter, John Beasley, Camilo Regina Carter, Bebel Gilberto, the Afro-Peruvian Jazz Orchestra, and many more for a performance of album single ‘Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)’. All artists were nominated for Grammys this year.
You can watch the performance, which opened the award show’s Premiere Ceremony yesterday (March 14), below.
Taylor Swift, meanwhile, became the first woman to win Album Of The Year three times, picking up the biggest award of the evening for ‘folklore’.
Other performances at the ceremony held in Los Angeles came from Harry Styles, Taylor Swift, who performed a medley of songs from her two 2021 albums ‘folklore’ and ‘evermore’, Billie Eilish, Dua Lipa, Megan Thee Stallion and Cardi B, and Haim.
BTS instead created their own Grammys stage in Seoul for a run-through of ‘Dynamite’.
See the full list of Grammy award winners here.