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Adele and Chance The Rapper steal the 59th Annual Grammy Awards (Grammys 2017). Adele beat Beyonce to win Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Pop Solo Performance and Best Pop Vocal Album. Whereas Chance The Rapper won Best New Artist, Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Album. Congratulations to all the winners tonight.
11:38 PM (ET): Adele's Hello wins Record of the Year and Album of the Year.
11:25 PM (ET): The past one year saw many celebrities die due to various reasons which left a void in the music industry. Grammys this year decided to pay a tribute to a few musical artists that fans miss.
Remembering artists like Leonard Cohen, Prince, Sharon Jones, Joey Feekm George Michael, Debbie Reynolds, Merle Haggard and George Martin, singer John Legend and Broadway star Cynthia Erivo performed Beach Boys' song, God Only Knows.
11:15 PM (ET): Grammy Award winner Chance The Rapper walked onto the Grammy stage with a church choir. He took Sunday church quite literally and performed an energetic performance singing his song, How Great.
11:05 PM (ET): Pentatonix paid a great tribute to the Jackson 5.
10:55 PM (ET): There would be no better person than Bruno Mars to honour the legendary pop singer Prince, who died last year. The 24K Magic singer donned the iconic purple colour blazer and strummed a white guitar, giving viewers a major throwback of numerous Prince performances. Mars covered Prince's Lets Go Crazy leaving everyone teary eyed.
10:45 PM (ET): Honouring the group's late member Phife Dawg, Solange Knowles joined Busta Rhymes and Consequence and A Tribe Called Quest for a memorable performance.
10:40 PM (ET): Adele wins Best Song of the Year for Hello from 25. Adele apologised for swearing during her performance before introducing producer Greg Kirstin. She thanked him for helping her to create the "favorite song I've ever done."
10:30 PM (ET): To mark the the 40th anniversary of disco-celebrating film Saturday Night Fever, DNCE, Demi Lovato, Tori Kelly and Little Big Town recreated by Bee Gees, the group responsible for the movie's hit soundtrack. Dwight Yoakam was also seen paying an emotional tribute to Sharon Jones.
10:15 PM (ET): Lady Gaga and Metallica started off their much anticipated performance however unfortunately, there was a malfuction resulting in Metallica's mic went through a technical error, cutting him off from the performance. However, that did not stop the duo from giving a fire cracking performance. Lady Gaga also crowd surfed making it an epic rock performance.
10:10 PM (ET): Chance The Rapper wins the Best Rap Album.
10:00 PM (ET): Adele tears up as she performs an emotional tribute to George Michael. The singer couldn't hold hold back her cry and had to stop before she could sing further. The venue joined her in their tribute as they teared up and cheered Adele to sing further. She sings Fast and Love in the memory of the singer.
9:55 PM (ET): Adele to pay a tribute to late legendary singer George Michael. Before she could perform, Corden remembered Michael and praised his and said that his music was honesty, and thanked the late singer for making listeners "feel that whatever you were feeling, you weren't alone."
9:45 PM (ET): Alicia Keys joins forces with Maren Morris. The two matched outfits as they put forward a stunning performance.
9:40 PM (ET): Beyonce wins her first award for the night. The Grammy for Best Urban Contemporary Album goes to Beyonce's Lemonade. She gets a standing ovation for her award. Accepting the award, the pregnant singer said she made the album to confront issue that make everyone uncomfortable.
9:35 PM (ET): Katy Perry is on stage performing her new single, Chain to the Rhythm, (featuring Skip Marley). The reggae single was released on Friday and this is the first time the singer is performing it on stage.
9:30 PM (ET): Bruno Mars live on Grammy stage as he performs That's What I Like.
9:20 PM (ET): While we all remember the Ellen DeGeneres for the epic Oscars selfie, we are definitely going to remember the 2017 Grammys for the epic Carpool Karaoke. James Corden recreates his famous Carpool Karoke featuring iconic musical artists like Jennifer Lopez, John Legend, Keith Urban, Neil Diamond and also roped in Beyonce's daughter Blue Ivy. She (Ivy) was seen dressed up as Prince, honouring him in her own way. The carpool session saw the team sing to Diamond's 1969 hit "Sweet Caroline."
9:15 PM (ET): Best Country Solo Performance awarded to Maren Morris for My Church. The award was presented by Camila Cabello and Thomas Rhett.
9:10 PM (ET): A bold Beyonce leans back on a chair, with almost no back support is the most scariest yet memorable of 2017 Grammys. Viewers are still recovering from her perfect performance
9:03 PM (ET): Queen Bey shows off her pregnant belly in body fitting outfit and the world goes crazy. Twitter goes into frenzy. The singer performs to Love Drought and Sandcastles.
9:00 PM (ET): Beyonce has arrived and OMG, she looks like a queen:
8:55 PM (ET): Grammys 2017 presents Kelsea Ballerini and Lukas Graham. They are performing on Peter Pan and 7 Years.
8:45 PM (ET): David Bowie wins Best Rock Song winner for Blackstar. Bowie wins five Grammys tonight.
8:40 PM (ET): Jay Z attends event with daugther Ivy Blue. But where is Beyonce?
8:35 PM (ET): Twenty One Pilots win Best Pop Duo/ Group Performance for Stressed Out and they celebrated their win this way:
8:30PM (ET): John Travolta introduced Keith Urban abd Carrie Underwood. Performing with amazing chemistry, the two are rocking the show. On the other side, Rihanna has just arrived to the venue.
8:20 PM (ET): James Corden makes an epic entry
8:00 PM (ET): Adele kickstars the Grammys 2017 as she performs on Hello from 25.
7:55 PM (ET): Lady Gaga walks the red carpet in a ranchy outfit.
7:55 PM (ET): The winners so far:
Best Pop Solo Performance: Adele for Hello, 25
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album: Willie Nelson for Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin
Best Pop Vocal Album: Adele for 25
Best Dance Recording: The Chainsmokers feat Daya for Don't Let Me Down
Best Dance/Electronic Album: Flume for Skin
Best Contemporary Instrumental Album: Snarky Puppy: Culcha Vulcha
Best Rock Performance: David Bowie for Blackstar
Best Metal Performance: Megadeth for Dystopia
Best Rock Album: Cage The Elephant for Tell Me I'm Pretty
Best Alternative Music Album: David Bowie for Blackstar
Best R&B Performance: Solange for Cranes In The Sky
Best Traditional R&B Performance: Lalah Hathaway for Angel
Best R&B Song: Hod David & Musze, songwriters (Maxwell) for Lake By The Ocean
Best R&B Album: Lalah Hathaway for Lalah Hathaway Live
Best Rap Performance: Chance The Rapper feat Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz for No Problem
Best Rap/Sung Performance: Drake for Hotline Bling
Best Country Duo/ Group Performance: Pentatonix feat Dolly Parton for Jolene
Best Country Song: Lori McKenna, songwriter (Tim McGraw) for Humble and Kind
Best Country Album: Sturgill Simpson for A Sailor's Guide To Earth
Best New Age Album: White Sun for White Sun II
7:35 PM (ET): Katy Perry spotted in a shinning silver body fitting dress. John Legend and his wife Chrissy Teigen walk in as well. James Corden's parents join stars to participating at the 2017 Grammys. Chance The Rapper arrives as well.
7:30 PM (ET): Singer Daya accepts the award for Best Dance Recording award for 'Don't Let Me Down.
7:10 PM (ET): The 2017 Grammys host James Corden arrives in a silver tux and walks down the red carpet.
7:05 PM (ET): Artists walking down the rap share that they are excited to watch Adele, Lady Gaga perform with Metallica and hope a pregnant Beyonce sings as well.
7:00 PM (ET): Tory Kelly and Skrillex make their way to the red carpet
6:55 PM (ET): Until now, the winner list includes: Best Rap/Sung Performance and Best Rap song was awarded to Drake for Hotline Bling,
6:35 PM (ET): Adele wins Best Pop Performance & Best Pop Album for 25.
6:20 PM (ET): Adele walks in a beautiful green dress. Other stars that have arrived include Kris Jenner, Paris Jackson, Lukas Graham and The Chainsmokers walk the red carpet.
6:10 PM (ET): Recording Academy has already begun giving out the Grammys Awards in various categories like Best americana album which was awarded to This Is Where I Live, William Bell, Best country song to Humble And Kind, Tim McGraw, Best country duo/group performance to Jolene, Pentatonix feat. Dolly Parton, Best dance recording to Don't Let Me Down, The Chainsmokers feat. Daya and Best music film to The Beatles: Eight Days A Week The Touring Years, The Beatles.
6PM (ET): The 59th Annual Grammy Awards begins as artists and actors shine bright on the red carpet of the musical award show. From Glee star Lea Michele, Diplo and many other stars have begun shinning on the red carpet. Model Joy Villa and Tinashe are rocking their Grammy look already.
In a few hours, the world will watch their favourite artists taking home the Grammy Awards 2017. The red carpet has been rolled out at Staples Center in Los Angeles for the who's who of Hollywood.
The 59th Annual Grammy Awards will recognise the best artists of 2016 on Sunday. The event will be telecasted live on CBS network. The red carpet will begin at 6pm ET/3pm PT followed by the grand musical night starting from 8pm ET/ 5pm PT. James Corden, the award-winning television personality and performer, will host Grammys 2017.
The Recording Academy has lined up performances of Adele, Chance The Rapper, Daft Punk, Tori Kelly, Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, John Legend, Bruno Mars, Metallica, Katy Perry, A Tribe Called Quest, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and The Weeknd for the special night.
Artists including Adele, Beyonce, Justin Bieber, Sia, The Chainsmokers, Mike Posner, Lukas Graham, Ariana Grande, Bob Dylan, David Bowie and Twenty One Pilots have been nominated in various categories for this year's awards.
A tribute to legendary singers, Prince and George Michael, who passed away last year, will also be held.
Stay tuned for live updates.