At the 1959 inaugural Grammys, only twenty-two awards were given out. This year there were an incredible eighty-one categories. As Dylan sang so poetically, “times they are a changing”. One reason for our current obsession with kick ass music is the 21st century mobile lifestyle: a staggering 42% of smartphone users claim to have between 2000 and 5000 songs on their phones.
Movers and booty shakers
It’s this relationship between tunes and tech, which has prompted Nokia Music to co-host the pre Grammys brunch with Jay-Z’s label RocNation. This year it was jam packed with the movers and booty shakers of the music industry. And judging by their big smiles, it looked like it was an occasion to remember. To see for yourself, check out these exclusive photos.
Rihanna and Jay-Z
Nothing we like better than seeing people enjoying themselves, especially when they’re singers we groove along to all day long. We’re sure you’ll agree these ladies and gents are looking stunning, but which one would you most like to brunch with? Write your answers, while humming to the tune of your choice, in the comments below.