Brandi Carlile wins 3 Grammys, gives stunning performance on music’s biggest stage
Seattletimes.com - Mon 11 Feb 08:47 GMT

Brandi Carlile wins 3 Grammys, gives stunning performance on music’s biggest stage

It was a big night for artists with Seattle ties at the 61st Grammy Awards, as Brandi Carlile took home three awards, the Seattle Symphony won two, and Chris Cornell and Quincy Jones each won one.

  It was a big night for artists with Seattle ties at the 61st Grammy Awards, as Brandi Carlile took home three awards, the Seattle Symphony won two, and Chris Cornell and Quincy Jones each won one.

  It was a huge night for Brandi Carlile and other Seattle artists at the 61st Grammy Awards show Sunday.

  Carlile wasn’t the only artist with Seattle ties to come away with a few new mantelpiece trophies, as Seattle Symphony, Chris Cornell and Quincy Jones also won awards.

  Most Read Entertainment Stories Carlile’s “The Joke” lost in the record and song of the year categories to Childish Gambino’s “This is America,” making him the first rapper to win the awards despite the genre’s pop-culture dominance.

  Before this year, Carlile’s only other nomination as an artist came in 2016 when her previous record, “The Firewatcher’s Daughter,” was up for best Americana album.