The night was a somber one in light of the deaths of Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna. Several attendees, including GRAMMYs host Alicia Keys, paid tribute to Bryant throughout the show.
In addition to celebrating Prince’s legacy at the 2020 GRAMMYs, Sheila E. signed on as musical director of an upcoming concert tribute to the legendary singer. The star-studded event will feature performances from Usher, Keys, Common, Earth Wind & Fire, H.E.R., John Legend, Coldplay’s Chris Martin, and more.
The tribute airs next Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.
See more on the 2020 GRAMMYs tribute to Prince in the video below.