Submit-Humous Grammy For Toots Hibbert And The Maytals
BY ET Editor
Information Americas, LOS ANGELES, CA, Mon. Mar. 15, 2021: It’s been over six months already since tune followers internationally snarl adieu to reggae narrative Toots Hibbert, who grew to become one among over 2.6 million victims of the dreaded COVID-19 virus. However ultimate night, Hibbert’s title rang out as one different Grammy winner.
Hibbert and his band, The Maytals, had been declared the winner of the 2020 Grammy Award for his or her hottest album, ‘Obtained To Be Superior,’ which grew to become launched good weeks earlier than the fames singer’s passing.
Toots & the Maytals beat out Buju Banton, Skip Marley, Maxi Priest and The Wailers to announce the pay money for on the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards, which grew to become held sincere about.
It grew to become the crew’s 2nd Grammy. They copped the award abet in 2005 for his or her album, True Get pleasure from. Toots’ daughter, Leba Hibbert, permitted the award on behalf of her father and the band, thanking followers, the band and the related fee whereas including: “Daddy we deal with and we miss you.”
The band later tweeted: “A very particular approach to retain in thoughts the legacy of Toots Hibbert! We’re very grateful to all people who helped assemble this occur. #TootsForever.”
Singer Jhené Aiko served as host for the pre-telecast premiere ceremony the place a few the night’s awards had been in fact handed out. The telecast will attainable be hosted by Trevor Noah later tonight at 8: 00 p.m. ET on CBS Television Community.