Every artist dreams of winning a Grammy and Dua Lipa won not one, but two and she joins Adele and Amy Winehouse as the only English female singers to win 2 awards or more at the Grammys.
Grammys not only celebrates an artist’s talent, creativity and work, but the award also signifies validation from The Recording Academy and music industry.
Many of your favourite singers have won the prestigious award over the years. But for a selected few, 61st Annual Grammy Awards marks a milestone for these following first-time winners in the music industry.
- Grammy awards won: 2
- Categories: Best New Artist and Best Dance Recording for “Electricity” (with Silk City)
- Speech: “For anyone who hasn’t realised how special they are to have a different story, a different background, a name, and just want it be normal…just know that no matter your background, what you believe in, never let it get in the way of your dreams.”
- On her new album: When asked if the songs for her next record is nearly done, the 23-year-old Brit replied, “Pretty much. Yeah, I think so. I’m still writing a bit more, but I think I’m nearly done.”
- Fun fact: Dua Lipa joins Adele and Amy Winehouse as the only English female singers to win 2 awards or more at the Grammys.
- Fun fact #2: She’s also the first Albanian woman in history to win a Grammy!