Organizers of the Grammy Awards, planned for the near future, have delayed the occasion for a second year straight, refering to the current Covid-19 flood.
While the 2022 show had been pushing without holding anything back forward to happen on Jan. 31 preceding a full crowd at its conventional scene, the Crypto.com Arena (previously known as the Staples Center) in midtown Los Angeles, the new Covid-19 flood has caused the delay or crossing out of numerous occasions the nation over.
“After careful consideration and analysis with city and state officials, health and safety experts, the artist community and our many partners, the Recording Academy and CBS have postponed the 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards Show,” CBS and the Recording Academy reported in a joint assertion. “The health and safety of those in our music community, the live audience, and the hundreds of people who work tirelessly to produce our show remains our top priority.”
The show was booked to happen at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles with “The Daily Show’s” Trevor Noah as host indeed.
Sources near the circumstance additionally let Variety know that the show will most likely move to April or May, which would appear to preclude holding it at the Crypto.com Arena. The Grammys customarily require a 10-day-in addition to lockout of the scene in which they are held, and as indicated by the Crypto.com Arena’s timetable, another such opening won’t be accessible at that setting until June or significantly later, albeit a downsized show is plausible. The sources added that a supposed move to the Hollywood Bowl likewise appears to be improbable for calculated reasons; holding the occasion in an alternate significant city —, for example, Las Vegas, where the Latin Grammys have been held six of the most recent eight years, including last November — is additionally a chance.
“Given the uncertainty surrounding the Omicron variant, holding the show on January 31 simply contains too many risks. We look forward to celebrating Music’s Biggest Night® on a future date, which will be announced soon,” the organizations added.
Grammy Week occasions, for example, the MusiCares Person of the Year show, regarding Joni Mitchell, are probably going to move to the week prior to the new date too, alongside different occasions around the show. The Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala, feting Sony Music boss Rob Stringer, plans to move to the night prior to the rescheduled Grammy service, a rep for the show tells Variety.
“The Daily Show’s” Trevor Noah is as yet planned to return as Grammy have this year.
Last year’s Grammy Awards were delayed from January to March, likewise because of the pandemic and a flood in Covid-19 cases. The show at last occurred, to a great extent outside, at the Los Angeles Convention Center with a more modest in-person crowd.
Sources says know that the Academy and CBS are expecting a full show with a live crowd; the Grammys produce a huge number of dollars in income, and clearly attracted only a negligible portion of a typical year’s sum in 2021.
The 2022 Grammy candidate list is driven by Jon Batiste with 11 gestures, trailed by Justin Bieber, Doja Cat and H.E.R. with eight each. Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo followed with seven designations each. The show will be facilitated for a second continuous year by “Every day Show” have Trevor Noah.
Jesse Collins, Raj Kapoor and Ben Winston will fill in as leader makers, with Kapoor taking over for Winston this year as showrunner. Jeannae Rouzan Clay joins the group as co-leader maker. Hamish Hamilton will return as chief.