The brand new Kings of Roll Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak channeled Elvis Presley’s white bejeweled jumpsuits — and Andy sported a bowl reduce — for the primary efficiency of the night from their Prime R&B/Hip-Hop Albums No. 1 album An Night With Silk Sonic. Backed by a full band and a duplicate of the “Welcome to the Fabulous Las Vegas Nevada” signal, Silk Sonic introduced the sights and scenes of the Strip inside.
“Las Vegas, we scorching! Silk Sonic, we scorching!” Mars screeched earlier than letting out a Little Richard-like growl and singing the lyric, “I’m ’bout to purchase Las Vegas after this roll.” Town was definitely theirs for the taking. Particularly after their present the earlier evening for his or her 13-date “An Night With Silk Sonic” residency down the Strip because the Park MGM.
Silk Sonic earned three nominations this 12 months, together with report of the 12 months. The duo gained track of the 12 months and tied for greatest R&B efficiency with their Billboard Sizzling 100 chart-topper “Go away the Door Open” alongside Jazmine Sullivan’s “Choose Up Your Emotions.” This marks Silk Sonic’s first and second Grammy awards (totaling 13 for Mars and 6 for .Paak) because the dynamic funky duo made their tv debut finally 12 months’s present, the place Mars and .Paak additionally gave a particular tribute to Little Richard through the in memoriam part of the present. And this 12 months’s efficiency definitely felt like a secondary tribute.