New York welcomes the Grammys for the first time since 2003 hosting the Grammys at none other than Madison Square Garden on Jan 28, 2018. Next year will be the 60th anniversary of the award show. It’s no surprise considering New York is a major music city that artists from all walks of life come to live their dreams and make it big. Spike Lee, Q-Tip, and Grandmaster Flash in conjunction with the ceremony have released a video to make the announcement.
Mayor Bill Deblasio of New York has been outspoken about hosting the event stating ” It is incredibly exciting that Music’s biggest night return to the world’s greatest city”
“Playing host to the music industry’s marquee awards show is a unique creative, artistic and economic boon to the rich cultural fabric of our city, we welcome the Grammy Awards back to New York City with open arms and we look forward to continuing to partner with music a industry that supports access and empowerment in the arts.”