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The 2016 Grammys certain knows how to make headlines.
From Adele‘s inadequate audio to Taylor Swift ‘s womanlike empowerment speech, final night’s uncover was full of surprises.
And most of it was held on camera.
Who will ever forget Kendrick Lamar‘s burning opening or Demi Lovato‘s jaw-dropping vocals during a Lionel Richie tribute?
But there was also a lot going on that we didn’t see on TV.
Keep reading to get a dip on a behind-the-scenes action…
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1. Top Secret: Beyoncé‘s coming wasn’t a sum surprise. Her name did seem on a lineup distributed to pivotal staffers backstage. But we wouldn’t have famous she was in a residence by a name on her sauce room since pronounced room was noted “PB J.” Too cute!
2. Squad Goals: Not usually did Selena Gomez give BFF Taylor a cuddle when she returned to her chair after her opening performance, though a dual also took off for backstage together. Swift also was a initial to burst out of her chair when another one of her besties, Ed Sheeran, nabbed a Grammy for Song of a Year. Sadly, Sheeran’s co-writer Amy Madge didn’t get to share her remarks since a mic was close off for a start for a Glenn Frey tribute.
3. Attitude of Gratitude: After receiving a station acclaim for her David Bowie tribute, Lady Gaga also perceived one of—if not a only—applause from a backstage crew. The Oscar hopeful returned a adore by hugging only about, well, everyone.
4. Never Too Late: After The Eagles‘ performance, Grammys producer Ken Ehrlich and a Recording Academy boss Neil Portnow presented a organisation with a Grammy they won in 1977 for Hotel California. The Eagles never scrupulously perceived a endowment since they didn’t worry going to a uncover that year since they never suspicion they were going to win.
5. Loo-d Behavior: From a dialect of celebrities are only like us, that was Charlie Pluth watchful in line to use one of a Staples Center’s many open bathrooms only mins before a uncover began.
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