In style American musician, The Weeknd has introduced that he will probably be boycotting the Grammys award going ahead after he was shut out of the 2021 nominations.
For years, The Grammys have been dealing with accusations of bias towards black artists and having an opaque voting system that critics say is unfair and never real looking.
In style Rapper, Drake additionally revealed that the Grammys have been shedding their relevance following this 12 months’s nominations.
Drake disclosed that he was amongst many music followers who anticipated The Weeknd’s colossal 2020 album ‘After Hours’, to be nominated however was exempted.
He additional famous that The Weeknd was a lock for both album or track of the 12 months, however the Grammys did not nominate him.
Nonetheless, The Weeknd, in an announcement launched to New York Occasions, revealed that he would boycott the awards any further.
“Due to the key committees, I’ll not permit my label to submit my music to the Grammys.
“It’s apparent the system has been hijacked and persons are being disadvantaged the chance to have fun their arduous work,” he stated.
Reacting, Harvey Mason Jr., the academy’s interim chief government, stated the group is devoted to bettering itself.
“We’re all dissatisfied when anybody is upset, however I’ll say that we’re always evolving.
“We’re going to take a tough take a look at the way to enhance our awards course of, together with the nomination overview committees,” Mason stated.