Trevor Noah, the South African “the Daily Show” host was announced today by the Recording Academy as the host of the 63rd GRAMMY Awards, happening January 31, 2021. This will be the first-time the Award-winning comedian will host Music’s Biggest Night.random
The Comedian/ television host had nomination for Best Comedy Album 2020 Grammy Awards. Noah who was thrilled to have been chosen to host the night, said in a statement: “I think as a one-time GRAMMY nominee, I am the best person to provide a shoulder to all the amazing artists who do not win on the night because I too know the pain of not winning the award! (This is a metaphorical shoulder, I’m not trying to catch Corona). See you at the 63rd GRAMMYs!”
“We can’t think of a better person to serve as Master of Ceremonies for Music’s Biggest Night,” The Recording Academy wrote in a tweet.
We can’t think of a better person to serve as Master of Ceremonies for Music’s Biggest Night. pic.twitter.com/vbFqPbXfgl
— Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) November 24, 2020random
Harvey Mason Jr., interim president and CEO of the Recording Academy, said: “With a knack for keeping viewers engaged and entertained, Trevor is the perfect choice to lead us through what’s sure to be an incredible evening full of music, unforgettable moments, unity and inspiration. He is a dynamic host, comedian and personality, and we’re thrilled to welcome him to the Grammy stage as host of Music’s Biggest Night for the first time.”bottom ad