Grammy Awards 2022 : Indian Winners
The 2022 Grammy Awards were held on 3rd March at the MGM Grand Garden Arena located in Las Vegas, Nevada. Trevor Noah hosted this event. Jon Batiste won the Best Album of The Year award.
- The award for the Best New Artist as well as for Best Pop Vocal Album was won by Olivia Rodrigo and Doja Cat won the award for Best Pop Duo/ Group.
- At the 64th Annual Grammy Awards, two Indian musicians were among the winners.
- Falu, an Indian-American singer-songwriter won her maiden Grammy in the category of Best Children’s Music Album.
- Composer Ricky Kej also won his second Grammy as he and Stewart Copeland won the award in the category of Best New Age Album.
- Falguni Shah or Falu won the award for her album A Colorful World in the category of Best Children’s Music Album.
- Falu is a New York-based musician and has collaborated with AR Rahman for the movie Slumdog Millionaire.
- In Mumbai, under the legendary vocal master and sarangi Ustad Sultan Khan, she had received her early music training. She also performed in the opening number of the GRAMMY Premiere Ceremony and later won her award.
- In 2015, Ricky Kej had won his first Grammy Award and this win was his second. He won the award with Stewart Copeland for the album Divine Tides. He won the award in the Best New Age Album category.