‘Earned It’ earns The Weeknd his first Grammy
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
On Monday, at the 58th Canadian singer won his first Grammy Award, , for his song , which was also featured on the soundtrack of the 2015 movie based on ‘s erotic novel .ceremony,
The Weeknd also won the Grammy Award forfor his second studio album . Abel Tesfaye — The Weeknd — had seven nominations in total including Record of the Year for his song and Album of the Year.
The YouTube video of the song received more than 179 million views and more than 1.1 million likes. The Weeknd was also nominated for , but British singer Ed Sheeran won the golden gramophone for his song .
Last year, Justin Bieber and Ed Sheeran.
- “Ed Sheeran wins Song of Year Grammy for Thinking Out Loud” — Wikinews, February 16, 2016
- Harriet Gibsone. “The Weeknd wins best urban contemporary album Grammy for Beauty Behind the Madness” — , February 15, 2015
- Rose Minutaglio. “Double Win for The Weeknd! Singer Wins Best R&B Performance and Best Urban Contemporary Album” — , February 15, 2016
- Lisa Schulz. “Beyonce Wins Grammy for ‘Drunk in Love’” — , February 8, 2015
- TheWeekndVEVO. “Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) (From The “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Soundtrack) (Explicit)” — , January 21, 2015