Famous US Singer and songwriter, Alicia Keys, will host the 2020 Awards Ceremony, organizers of the yearly music event have announced.
The 38 year old singer, who is married to producer Swizz Beatz has been contracted by the producers of the show, after they witnessed her ‘compelling creativity’ during the 2019 Grammy Awards event she hosted.
Reacting to the news, Alicia said in a statement:‘
At first I did think last year was a one-time thing but when the opportunity came back around there was no question about returning as host of the GRAMMY Awards.”‘Last year was such a powerful experience for me. Not only did I feel the love in the room, but I felt it from around the world and it confirmed the healing and unifying power of music.’
Grammys president and CEO Deborah Dugan added:‘
From best new artist recipient to Grammy Award host, Alicia Keys has been a beacon of artistry within the music community for more than two decades.”‘Last year was a testament to her compelling creativity and we are thrilled that she will return to the Grammy stage as our host. Anything can happen, you don’t want to miss it.’