Olivia Rodrigo took dwelling the notable greatest pop vocal album award on the sixty fourth Annual Grammy Awards Sunday (April 3) for her debut album, Bitter.
Carrying a floor-length black and purple robe paying homage to a goth promenade costume, Rodrigo gave Bitter producer Dan Nigro an extended hug earlier than ascending onto the Grammys stage on the MGM Grand Backyard Area in Las Vegas to simply accept her third ever Grammy award. Dedicating the glory to her dad and mom, Rodrigo shared a candy story of her childhood gymnast desires as a 9-year-old, earlier than deciding “the following week” that she’d develop as much as win a Grammy. “[My mom] was very supportive despite the fact that I’m certain she thought it was a little bit child pipe dream,” she stated, cradling the golden gramophone in her palms.
The 19-year-old pop star was up towards Justin Bieber’s Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe), Doja Cat’s Planet Her, Billie Eilish’s Happier Than Ever and Ariana Grande’s Positions. Earlier within the night, Rodrigo gained greatest new artist and took dwelling greatest pop solo efficiency for her smash single “Drivers License.”
The award was offered to the “Drivers License” singer by 30 Seconds to Mars’ lead man and actor Jared Leto. Bitter debuted atop the Billboard 200, and held the highest spot for 5 non-consecutive weeks. Her debut hit “Drivers License,” spent eight weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Sizzling 100.
Throughout the first hour of the Grammy Awards ceremony, Rodrigo gave a heartfelt efficiency of “Drivers License” whereas appropriately seated behind the wheel of a Mercedes convertible. The stage additionally remodeled right into a suburban avenue to suit the theme.
Watch her acceptance speech under: