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Grammy Trivia!


Brendan: WELCOME BACK, EVERYBODY. YES. THEY’RE ALREADY TACKLING. MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT IS COMING UP THIS SUNDAY AND YOU CAN WATCH IT HERE ON WPRI 12. BUT BEFORE THE AWARDS SHOW — Will: WE’RE READY. [LAUGHTER] Brendan: I DON’T KNOW WHAT THAT WAS. I STRETCHED OUT BEFORE THE SHOW AND BEFORE THE BIG GRAMMYS AND FIGURED WE’D TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE ONCE AGAIN WITH A SPIRITED BATTLE OF TRIVIA. ONE POINT FOR CORRECT ANSWERS. NO PENALIZATION FOR INCORRECT ANSWERS. ARE YOU READY? Michaela: YES. Brendan: PRESIDENTS BARACK OBAMA, JIMMY CARTER AND THIS ONE-TIME ARKANSAS GOVERNOR ARE THE ONLY THREE COMMANDERS IN CHIEF TO HAVE WON A GRAMMY. [BELL RINGING] Will: BILL CLINTON. Brendan: YES. THANK YOU VERY MUCH. THE BIG APPLE HAS HOSTED THE SHOW MANY TIMES BUT THE CEREMONY LOVE THIS IS SHOW BIZ CAPITAL WHICH HAS HOSTED THE MOST TIMES AT 43. [BELL RINGING] Will: LOS ANGELES. Brendan: CORRECT. Michaela: YOU SAID CAPITAL. Brendan: I SAID SHOW BIZ CAPITAL. AM I GETTING TECHNICAL — Michaela: I HEARD THE QUESTION DIFFERENTLY. Brendan: WHEN LIFE HANDS YOU TALENT, IN HER CASE SHE MADE LEMONADE. SHE HAS THE MOST NOMINATIONS WITH AN UN-BEY-LEAVABLE NINE THIS YEAR. [BELL RINGING] MICHAELA? Michaela: BELON SAY. Brendan: THIS NEXT ONE HAS A LITTLE BIT OF MUSICAL ACCOMPANIMENT. ♪ IF YOU LIKE ♪ ♪ THE WAY I ASK THIS ♪ ♪ ONE ♪ ♪ THEN BABY YOU ♪ ♪ SHOULD GO ♪ ♪ ANSWER YOURSELF ♪ NOMINATED FOR SONG OF THE YEAR “LOVE YOURSELF” WAS A HUGE HITS FOR THIS ARTIST. [BELL RINGING] MICHAELA? Michaela: JUSTIN BIEBER. Brendan: THAT IS CORRECT. YOU’RE NOT HEAVY. YOU’RE ANY BRAMNY. EACH INDIVIDUAL TROPHY WEIGHS THIS MUCH. TAKE A GUESS. [BELL RINGING] WILL? Will: A POUND. Brendan: INCORRECT. MICHAELA WANT TO TRY? Michaela: THREE POUNDS. Brendan: THE CORRECT ANSWER IS SIX. Michaela: REALLY? Brendan: YOU COULD CURL ONE OF THOSE. IF THEY HANDED OUT A TROPHY FOR SINGING IN THE CAR, THIS YEAR’S LATE-LATE HOST WOULD UNDOUBTLY BE TAKING HOME A TROPHY. [BELL RINGING] Will: JAMES CORDEN. Michaela: I RANG WHEN THE QUESTION WAS DONE. Brendan: OH, YEAH. I FORGOT TO ANNOUNCE THAT. [LAUGHTER] Michaela: I’M JUST KIDDING. Brendan: AU FRAÇOIS, WHICH MEANS IN FRANCE FOR THOSE WITH DON’T HABLA ESPAÑOL, THIS HIT BY ADELE WOULD BE KNOWN AS BONJOUR. Michaela: ADELE. Will: OUIOUI. Brendan: THE STAGGERING NUMBER OF TROPHIES WON IN A SINGLE NIGHT IS EIGHT, CARLOS SANTANA AND THIS MAN WHO MOONWALKED AWAY. [BELL RINGING] Will: MICHAEL JACKSON. Brendan: YES. THE ALTER EGO OF THIS LEGEND WAS NOMINATED POSTHUMOUSLY FOR BLACK STAR. [BELL RINGING] WILL? Will: DAVID BOWIE! Brendan: VERY NICE. DAVID BOWIE IS CORRECT. ONE MINUTE TO GO IN THE GAME. CAN YOU FEEL THE EXCITEMENT? HERE YOU GO! YOU WON’T BE SEEING HER HER HER HER HER POKER FACE THIS SUNDAY AS SHE DUETS WITH MY FAVORITE BAND ON THE SHOW! [BELL RINGING] MICHAELA? Michaela: LADY GAGA! ♪ POKER FACE ♪ Brendan: I THINK WE MAY BE TIEED. WE’RE NOT TIED AT ALL. NO. I JUST GOT HERE. THANK YOU. HE’S HAD 99 PROBLEMS, BUT WINNING A GRAMMY AIN’T ONE. THIS HIP-HOP MOGUL TOOK HOME BEST RAP ALBUM IN 1999. [BELL RINGING] Michaela: JAY-Z. Brendan: DO WE HAVE A FINAL TALLY? WE ARE TIE. I DO HAVE ONE BONUS QUESTION. HER CAREER IS HARDLY A TRAIN WRECK. THIS FUNNY GIRL NOMINATED FOR BEST COMEDY ALBUM. HARDLY A TRAIN WRECK. [BELL RINGING] Michaela: OH! AMY SCHUMER! Brendan: CORRECT. OUR WINER IS MICHAELA JOHNSON! IT’S A GRAMMY. CONGRATULATIONS. Michaela: WOW! I LOVE THIS! Brendan: DON’T BE RIDICULOUS. THANK YOU FOR PLAYING, GUYS.

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