Regardless of her absence from this night’s rite, Ariana Grande has received her first Grammy Award for Highest Pop Vocal Album. The singer’s fourth studio album Sweetener took house the award all through the Grammys pre-show rite.
Grande answered on Twitter, thanking document label Republic Data, supervisor Scooter Braun, manufacturer Pharrell, songwriter and buddy Victoria Monet, and lots of others she’s labored with:
The singer additionally referred to her non-attendance on the Grammys. “I do know I’m now not there this night (believe, I attempted and nonetheless in reality wanted it had labored out tbh) and I do know I mentioned I take a look at to not put an excessive amount of weight into these items….however fuck…….that is wild and wonderful,” she wrote.
The award comes at the heels of each the discharge of her new album, Thank U, Subsequent, and a social media disagreement between Grande and Grammy Awards manufacturer Ken Ehrlich concerning the awards display. When requested why Grande wasn’t appearing on the rite, Ehrlich informed the Related Press that Ariana “felt it was once too past due for her to drag one thing in combination.”
Grande answered on Twitter with a screenshot of the item, writing, “I’ve stored my mouth close however now you’re mendacity about me,” and cited a loss of inventive freedom as the real motive. “I will pull in combination a efficiency over night time and you already know that, Ken. It was once when my creativity & self expression was once stifled via you, that I determined to not attend. I am hoping the display is precisely what you wish to have it to be and extra.”