ele kicked off the 2017 Grammy Awards with a live rendition of her comeback anthem, “Hello,” which helped her win two early Grammys on Sunday, and may put her on track to win album, song and record of the year. “Hello” won best pop solo performance and “25” won pop vocal album in the pre-telecast ceremony. In the top three categories, Adele will go head-to-head with Beyonce. Chance the Rapper won the first award in the live telecast for best new artist. He also won best rap performance during the pre-show awards. “Glory be to God. I claimed this victory in the name of the Lord. I want to thank God for my mother and my father who supported me since I was young,” Chance the Rapper said onstage at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.