Lamar wore a white rose in a sign of solidarity with the anti-sexual harassment movement to accept the first televised award of the night which he said "really belongs to her" in reference to Rihanna.
"Of course. Yes", Corden said when asked if he would wear a white rose.
After Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar and Bruno Mars have the most nominations, with seven and six respectively. She was joined by several other female singers, including Cyndi Lauper, Camila Cabello and Andra Day. Portnow stated, "I'm inspired by this year's nominees and the incredible talent each possesses".
The sexual misconduct scandals that have rocked politics, media and Hollywood haven't so far upended the music industry. Each nominee uses their craft to inspire, uplift, and tell stories of our world through their artistry.
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When Lamar performed it at the 2016 Grammy Awards, along with his single "The Blacker the Berry", he started out in shackles as part of a chain gang and segued into a giant bonfire, all while powerfully rapping about the black experience in America. Elton John has announced his retirement from touring, which is coming up, so there will be a tribute to him.
U2 offered a pre-recorded performance on a barge near the Statue of Liberty that was far from subtle in it's pro-immigration message. The band performed on a barge floating in the Hudson River.
As "Music's biggest night" is getting closer, some details about the show have been unveiled, including the fact that the biggest sensation of the past several months will be in the spotlight again.
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 28: (L-R) Jimi Westbrook, Karen Fairchild, Kimberly Schlapman and Philip Sweet of Little Big Town attend the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden on January 28, 2018 in New York City.