Recording Academy celebrates African-American artists

Recording Academy Celebrates African-American Artists

Grammy Awards organisers, Recording Academy celebrates African-American artists who have been making history at the GRAMMYs.According to a post on the academy IG page, African-American artists have been making history since the inception of the awards in 1959.

since the awards were first presented on May 4, 1959 when #EllaFitzgerald and #CountBasie each took home two awards that night. 

Recording Academy Celebrates African-American Artists
Recording Academy Celebrates African-American Artists

According to the academy African-American have set 25 GRAMMY records as we celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth!

Recording Academy Celebrates African-American Artists
Recording Academy Celebrates African-American Artists