James Corden kicked off the 2017 Grammy Awards scaring everyone into thinking he had technical difficulties when he got stuck on the rising platform and then fell down the stairs. The bit was all for show – thank goodness – as the “Late Late Show” host began a song and dance routine with a slew of backup dancers.
“What has happened, people? We have rehearsed this, and rehearesed this, and rehearsed this!” he said to the dancers. “We cannot allow these sort of mistakes, this is the Grammys people, isn’t it?”
Instead of doing a traditional monologue, Corden impressed everyone with a rap, naming the artists who were nominated in tonight’s ceremony and performing.
“Beyonce performing, the Queen is here dummy, slay the whole stage with twins in her tummy,” he sang.
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- Liz Calvario