The Grammy Awards function respecting top exhibitions in music has been rescheduled for April 3 in Las Vegas, the Recording Academy and telecaster CBS have declared, because of rising Covid diseases.
The honors had been set for January 31 in midtown Los Angeles, however coordinators rejected that arrangement in the midst of a flood in Covid cases connected to the profoundly infectious Omicron variation across the United States.
The 64th yearly Grammys – highlighting chosen people including Justin Bieber, Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo – presently will occur on April 3 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The occasion will be facilitated by joke artist Trevor Noah.
“We are eager to take the Grammys to Las Vegas for the absolute first time, and to place on a top notch show,” Recording Academy CEO Harvey Mason Jr said in an articulation.
Selections for the 2022 Grammys were reported in November, with piano player and bandleader Jon Batiste driving the field of candidates.
The 2021 Grammy Awards likewise were deferred in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The function was arranged in March rather than January and incorporated a blend of pre-recorded and live fragments before a little, socially separated crowd.
Coordinators have given not many insights regarding the 2022 show past the new date and area.
They had recently said that facilitating a Los Angeles service on January 31 “basically contains such a large number of dangers”.
The Grammys are one of a few media outlet occasions that have been deferred with the expectation that out of this world COVID-19 caseloads will drop before very long.
Film and TV occasions, for example, the Critics Choice Awards and Producers Guild Awards have likewise been delayed, while the current week’s Sundance film celebration is occurring on the web. The Oscars right now are still on for March 27, multi week before the rescheduled Grammys.
The US has seen a flood in Covid diseases connected to Omicron as of late.
The quick variation might cause less serious infection by and large, however COVID-19 passings in the US are climbing. Modelers have estimate 50,000 to 300,000 additional individuals in the US could kick the bucket when the wave dies down in mid-March.