Foo Fighters swept all three awards classes they had been nominated in on the pre-broadcast 2022 Grammy Awards ceremony on Sunday (April 3). No band members had been in attendance to simply accept the awards, which had been introduced simply over every week after the stunning demise of drummer Taylor Hawkins.
The band was introduced as winner for 3 awards Sunday night, earlier than the televised portion of the present: finest rock efficiency for “Making a Fireplace,” finest rock track for “Ready on a Conflict” and finest rock album for Drugs at Midnight.
“Making a Fireplace” acquired the perfect rock efficiency award over fellow nominees AC/DC (“Shot within the Darkish”), Black Pumas (“Know You Higher – Stay From Capitol Studio A”), Chris Cornell (“Nothing Compares 2 U”) and Deftones (“OHMS”).
“Ready on a Conflict,” a songwriters’ award, was given the perfect rock track honor over Weezer’s “All My Favourite Songs,” Kings of Leon’s “The Bandit,” Mammoth WVH’s “Distance” and Paul McCartney’s “Discover My Approach.”
Drugs at Midnight gained the perfect rock album award over fellow nominees AC/DC (Energy Up), Black Pumas (Capitol Cuts – Stay From Studio A), Chris Cornell (No One Sings Like You Anymore Vol. 1) and Paul McCartney (McCartney III).
Drugs at Midnight, which options each of the Grammy-winning tracks, was launched on Feb. 5, 2021. It peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard 200 albums chart and topped all three of Billboard‘s rock albums charts — High Rock Albums, Various Albums and Arduous Rock Albums — upon its launch.
Foo Fighters pulled out of their scheduled Grammys efficiency and canceled all upcoming tour dates within the wake of Hawkins’ demise. His passing was first introduced through a social media assertion from the band’s accounts on Friday (March 25) with no reason behind demise said. He was 50.
See the total checklist of winners on the 2022 Grammy Awards (updating stay all through the evening) right here.