On Sunday night’s 59th annual Grammy awards, British singer-songwriter Adele took home the top honors. The songstress won all five awards she was nominated for including Record and Song of the Year for “Hello,” and Album of the Year for 25.
However, the biggest takeaway was that Adele upset Beyoncé for her hit song “Formation” and album Lemonade. While Adele was thrilled for being the first artist to sweep the top honors twice, many of Beyoncé’s fans blamed white supremacy for her victory.
Of course, Adele was very humble in her acceptance speech saying that Beyoncé deserved the award more than her.
“I can’t possibly accept this award,” Adele said. “I’m very humbled and very grateful and gracious, but my life is Beyoncé.”
She continued. “The Lemonade album, Beyoncé, was so monumental, and so well thought out, and so beautiful and soul-bearing.”…