Taylor Swift’s “Folklore” received album of the 12 months on Sunday, making the singer and songwriter the primary girl to win the prize 3 times, following her victories for “Fearless” in 2010 and “1989” in 2016. Swift tied Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder and Paul Simon as the one artists with three profession greatest album trophies. (The mastering engineer Tom Coyne has received 4, together with one for “1989.”)
“You guys met us in this imaginary world that we created,” Swift mentioned throughout her acceptance speech, flanked by her collaborators Aaron Dessner, Jack Antonoff, Laura Sisk and Jonathan Low. Dessner, who collaborated remotely with Swift on the pandemic album, referred to as her “one the greatest living songwriters, who somehow put trust in me.”
A shock launch in July, “Folklore” represented Swift’s foray into extra acoustic sounds and indie-rock textures following years of pop bombast. She was nominated six instances in all on Sunday, however misplaced in 5 different classes earlier than taking dwelling album of the 12 months.