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Grammy Observations: The Good, The Bad, The Taylor Swift Show

I remember when the Grammy Awards didn’t give a fuck about hip-hop. Who else remembers that? When Salt-N-Pepa, Will Smith & DJ Jazzy Jeff (the first hip-hop group to win a Grammy), and Kid ’N Play boycotted the 1989 Grammy’s because the rap category wasn’t televised? What about the God MC Jay Hova boycotting the Grammy’s for years because he said, and I quote, “I didn’t think they gave the rightful respect to hip-hop.”

My how times have changed…

The 52nd Grammy Awards aired last night and as a 29-year-old lover of music I kinda look forward to it because you get to see all the artists you’re diggin’ in one room. From the Lady Gagas and the Black Eyed Peas to the Eminems. The Grammy show has something for everybody, but I wasn’t that impressed this year.

In fact, I was in and out of the Grammy’s all night for the simple fact that I was aware the first of the month was hours away and nobody on those Grammy Awards was gonna be helping me pay my bills. So I wasn’t all that into it, but here is some highlights from Charlamagne Tha God’s point of view…

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