Yesterday the Recording Academy made the wrong decision according to Adele and many more You could see the embarrassment and confusion in her face when Lemonade was not announced as the winner.
“I can’t possibly accept this award. And I’m very humbled and I’m very grateful and gracious. But my artist of my life is Beyoncé. And this album to me, the Lemonade album, is just so monumental. Beyoncé, it’s so monumental. And so well thought out, and so beautiful and soul-baring and we all got to see another side to you that you don’t always let us see. And we appreciate that. And all us artists here adore you. You are our light.”
“And the way that you make me and my friends feel, the way you make my black friends feel, is empowering. And you make them stand up for themselves. And I love you. I always have and I always will.”
“My album of the year was Lemonade, so a piece of me did die inside, as a Beyoncé fan.”
“My intention for the film and album was to create a body of work that would give a voice to our pain, our struggles, our darkness and our history, to confront issues that make us uncomfortable,”
“I feel it’s vital that we learn from the past and recognize our tendencies to repeat our mistakes,”