Grammys open with high-octane Dua Lipa performance and Miley Cyrus, Karol G win their first awards

February 05, 2024

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Karol G made Grammy history by becoming the first female performer to win best música urbana album. Mariah Carey presented the night’s first award, for best pop solo performance, to Miley Cyrus for “Flowers.” It was also the singer’s first ever Grammy. In 1989, Chapman won best pop vocal performance, female for the song. Other performers include Billy Joel, Eilish, Rodrigo, Burna Boy, Travis Scott, and a first-ever Grammys performance from Joni Mitchell. “Anyone can be in a band.” Minutes later, they walked back out on stage for best rock song and best alternative music album.