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4 April 2022, 13:19
Some fans aren’t happy about the Grammy wins this year after an array of stars left empty-handed including Justin Bieber, Lil Nas X, Billie Eilish and BTS.
However, an array of stars were up for a series of awards and left empty-handed, leaving fans to rally online following the snubs.
Justin Bieber was nominated in a whopping eight categories, including a mention in the notable Record, Song and Album of the Year categories, but left with no awards.
The ‘Peaches’ singer also gave an incredible performance at the event, which left fans disappointed that he wasn’t given more credit for his 2021 album ‘Justice’.
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Taking to Twitter to share their love for the pop star despite his history of being snubbed, one fan wrote: “You mean to tell me that Justin Bieber has only won 2 Grammys. 13 years of changing the music industry and being the most streamed artist. what a scam. He deserves better.”
Justin has won two Grammys throughout his career despite 22 Grammy nominations.
Another fan wrote: “Unfortunately, Justin Bieber did not win in any of the 8 categories he was nominated in. It was stressed that the Grammys repeatedly 'begged' him to attend. All that only to not reward him. On a good note, Justin performed 'Peaches' excellently with Daniel Caesar and Giveon.”
“Justin Bieber has been in the industry for too long with one of the most successful careers in the last decade and continues to get disrespected by the recording academy year after year,” penned another.
Justin Bieber has been in the industry for too long with one of the most successful careers in the last decade and continues to get disrespected by the recording academy year after year— LIANA (@SECONDEMOTlONS) April 4, 2022
Truly the biggest snub at the grammys was lil nas x, shouldve won for best music video and best melodic rap— dimitri's ponytail puller (@natfrazio8) April 4, 2022
Fans also rushed to Twitter to hit out at other snubs, including Lil Nas X, who was nominated for three awards: “Truly the biggest snub at the grammys was lil nas x, shouldve won for best music video and best melodic rap,” wrote one fan.
This isn’t the first time snubs have led to huge debates online, following The Weeknd deciding to boycott the 2021 Grammys and future events following his huge 2020 snub for his iconic album ‘After Hours’.