"Another said, "#GRAMMMYs really came back from commercial break and had Alicia Keys just standing there saying hi to folks in the audience like she was at a family cook out". "Am I right or am I right?"
As Obama and Keys shared an embrace, we loved that the two powerhouse ladies opted for trousers instead of dresses!
Gaga kicked things off by sharing the familiar story of the challenges she faced trying to be an unconventional artist in a conventional industry.
She said, "I wanna welcome you to club keys". "That my look, my choices, my sound, that it wouldn't work". The other ladies too shared their thoughts about music.
"If there's people who have regular jobs who are coming out in the rain and the snow and spending their hard earned money to buy tickets to come to your shows, you don't need this right here, I promise you", he added. She expressed how music has helped everyone to heal and grow. "It kept me moving from the block to the big stages and even bigger screens".
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He added: "Nothing is agreed to until everything is agreed to". "Pakistan favours inter-Afghan dialogue including between the Taliban and the government".
"Music is what we all love, music is what it's all about". While each took their turn to talk about how music changed their respective life for the better, once Michelle took the mic...whoa. "But here's what I know". However, one surprise visitor who no one had expected turned out to be the former First Lady, Michelle Obama.
However, it appears that not everyone was thrilled by her appearance. "Music helps us share ourselves, our dignity and sorrows, our hopes, our joys". It allows us to hear one another.to invite each other in.
Obama's initial comments were interrupted by raucous applause and many in the Staples Centre crowd stood.
Alicia Keys made a decision to get some help to kick off the Grammys and it drove the crowd wild.
There was nothing really more to say after such an auspicious and inspirational opening. Lady Gaga highlighted that many of her problems and issues have been expressed through her music and Alicia Keys also expressed the same.
Host Alicia Keys also paid tribute to the Toronto rapper in a wide-ranging medley of songs that included his hit single, "In my Feelings".