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At Grammy Awards, MeToo Movement Shares The Spotlight | TODAY


MORE CAMERAS AND SOFTWARE COMPONENTS.>>>NOW TO MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT OF THE YEAR. THE 60th GRAMMY AWARDS WERE LAST NIGHT. IT WAS A STAR-STUDDED AFFAIR. MUSIC SHARED THE STAGE WITH POWERFUL MESSAGES AND SHEINELLE WAS THERE.>>IT WAS A MAGICAL NIGHT ON SO MANY LEVELS. THIS WAS THE FIRST TIME THE GRAMMYS HAVE BEEN HELD IN NEW YORK IN 15 YEARS. THE ENERGY INSIDE THE ARENA, AMAZING. THE MUSIC, INCREDIBLE. AND THE MESSAGE, INSPIRING. KENDRICK LAMAR KICKING THINGS OFF WITH A POWERFUL AND POLITICALLY CHARGED PERFORMANCE THAT INCLUDED CAMEOS BY BONO AND DAVE CHAPPELLE.>>AND I JUST WANT TO REMIND THE AUDIENCE THAT THE ONLY THING MORE FRIGHTENING THAN WATCHING A BLACK MAN BE HONEST IN AMERICA IS BEING AN HONEST BLACK MAN IN AMERICA.>>Reporter: LAMAR WALKED AWAY WITH THE ENTIRE RAP CATEGORY, FIVE GRAMMYS IN ALL. IT WAS A MAGIC NIGHT FOR BRUNO MARS, 24 KARAT MAGIC, MARS SCREAMI SWEEPING THE BIGGEST PRIZES INCLUDING TOP AIL UM, RECORD AND SONG.>>THANK YOU GUYS SO MUCH.>>Reporter: BRUNO STOLE THE STAGE TOO WITH A THROWBACK PERFORMANCE STRAIGHT OUT OF THE ’90s. * BUT ALONG WITH THE MUSIC, THIS YEAR’S SHOW ALSO HAD A MESSAGE. THE ME TOO MOVEMENT MARKED BY WHITE ROSES ON THE RED CARPET AND A FIERY SPEECH BY JANELLE MON MONAE.>>WE COME IN PEACE BUT WE MEAN BUSINESS. TO THOSE WHO WOULD DARE TRY AND SILENCE US, WE OFFER YOU TWO WORDS. TIMES’S UP.>>Reporter: AND AN EMOTIONAL PERFORMANCE FROM KESHA WHO HAS BATTLED SEX ABUSE IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY FOR YEARS. * I HAD TO LEARN HOW TO FIGHT FOR MYSELF *>>Reporter: TEARS ON STAGE AND IN THE AUDIENCE. ANOTHER TOUCHING TRIBUTE. A WALL OF REMEMBRANCE FOR LIVES LOST AT CONCERTS IN LAS VEGAS AND MANCHESTER. * I KNOW I JUST CAN’T STAY HERE IN HEAVEN *>>Reporter: THE VICTIMS HONORED BY THREE ACTS FROM THE ROUTE 91 HARVEST FESTIVAL. THE GRAMMYS PROVING MUSIC IS ALSO A VITAL PART OF THE NATIONAL CONVERSATION. CUBAN-AMERICAN ARTIST CAMILLA CABELLO.>>TONIGHT WE REMEMBER THAT THIS COUNTRY WAS BUILD BY D.R.E.A.M.ers, FOR D.R.E.A.M.ers, CHASING THE AMERICAN DREAM.>>Reporter: HOST JAMES CORDEN TOOK DIRECT AIM AT PRESIDENT TRUMP WITH A SKIT ABOUT A “FIRE AND FURY” AUDIO BOOK WHICH ENDED WITH A FAMILIAR FACE.>>ONE REASON HE LIKED TO EAT AT McDONALD’S, NOBODY KNEW HE WAS COMING.>>THAT’S IT, WE’VE GOT IT. THAT’S THE ONE.>>YOU THINK SO?>>OH YEAH. *>>Reporter: AN AWARD SHOW FOR THE MOMENT, BLENDING MUSIC WITH A MESSAGE. BUT THE NIGHT WAS NOT WITHOUT CONTROVERSY. THE HASHTAG GRAMMYS SO MALE STARTED TRENDING ON TWITTER AFTER MALE ARTISTS WON ALL BUT THE TOP AWARDS. AND LOURD WAS NOT ASKED TO PERFORM WHILE THE REST OF THE NOM INEES WERE. OV OV OVERWHELMINGLY IT WAS POWERFUL.>>I LOVE HOW THEY WENT FROM KENDRICK LAMAR TO BALLADS AND KEPT SWITCHING THE TONE.>>AND THE WHOLE BROADWAY SECTION.>>AND YOU HAVE MORE COMING UP?

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