Sunday, April 21, 2024

Early Grammys Go to Carrie Fisher for “Princess Diarist” and Bruno Mars 24K Magic Album for Best Engineering


All afternoon Paul Shaffer’s been hosting a ceremony at the Theater in Madison Square GArden for about 70 Grammy Awards you won’t see on TV tonight.

So far Bruno Mars’s “24K Magic” has won Best Engineered Album which means it’s on its way to Album of the Year.

The late Carrie Fisher won Best Spoken Award album for reading her “Princess Diarist” book. Very lovely.

A full list is forthcoming…

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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