She’s brash, she’s loud, and America is all in for her special brand of sass, from online feuds to strip club brawls; but when Cardi B accepted her first Grammy award, making rap history in the process, the 26-year-old had the crowd falling in love with her softer side.
The Soweto Gospel Choir have landed at the OR Tambo International Airport from the United States where they won their third Grammy Award last Sunday.
A bold streak of feminism ran through the Grammys gala on Sunday, as women artists dominated in the competition and on the concert stage while rappers Cardi B and Childish Gambino delivered a history-making night for hip-hop.
Former United States first lady Michelle Obama made a surprise appearance during the opening address at the 61st Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday and was met with a standing ovation from the star-studded crowd.
For many artists, the Grammy awards gala is not just music’s biggest night – it is also a cultural battleground rife with criticisms that provocative black artists are systematically not getting their due.