JAY-Z is catching consideration on social media for taking a sip of D’Ussé out of his Dr. Dre World Affect Award on the 2024 Grammys on Sunday night time. Throughout his acceptance speech, he made a joke about his daughter utilizing Grammy Awards as sippy cups when she was youthful. Afterward, the cameras caught him utilizing the award to drink from.
“Thanks very a lot. I used to say it was a sippy cup for Blue, however Blue’s grown up now she does not take sippy cups,” he stated on stage. “And she or he has her personal Grammys.” Blue Ivy joined him for the acceptance speech.
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JAY-Z Accepts Dr. Dre World Affect Award With Blue Ivy
US rapper Jay-Z (L) accepts the Dr. Dre World Affect Award alongside his daughter Blue Ivy on stage in the course of the 66th Annual Grammy Awards on the Crypto.com Enviornment in Los Angeles on February 4, 2024. (Picture by Valerie Macon / AFP) (Picture by VALERIE MACON/AFP by way of Getty Photos)
JAY-Z additionally criticized the Recording Academy together with his speech by noting that Beyonce has by no means gained Album of the 12 months regardless of being the winningest artist in Grammy historical past. “I don’t wish to embarrass this younger woman, however she has extra Grammys than everybody and by no means gained Album of the 12 months,” he stated. “So even by your individual metrics, that doesn’t work. Take into consideration that. Probably the most Grammys; by no means gained Album of the 12 months. That doesn’t work. Clearly, it is subjective as a result of it is music. It is opinion-based. A few of you will go dwelling tonight and really feel such as you’ve been robbed. A few of chances are you’ll get robbed– a few of you do not belong within the class. Once I get nervous, I inform the reality. However exterior of that, we gotta maintain exhibiting up. Overlook the Grammys for a second, simply in life. Simply in life, you gotta maintain exhibiting up. You gotta simply maintain exhibiting up till they offer you these accolades you’re feeling you deserve till they name you chairman, till they name you a genius, till they name you the best of all time. You’re feeling me? Thanks.”
JAY-Z Drinks Out Of His Grammy Award
Each JAY-Z and Beyonce have been nominated for precisely 88 Grammy Awards. JAY has gained 24 of them whereas she has gained 33. Be looking out for additional updates on JAY-Z and the 2024 Grammy Awards on HotNewHipHop.
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