Kim Petras has made GRAMMYs historical past…
Through the sixty fifth annual awards, Kim and Sam Smith have been named Greatest Pop Duo/Group Efficiency for his or her music ‘Unholy’, making Kim the primary transgender girl to win it!
Receiving thunderous applause and a standing ovation from the viewers, Kim used her second within the highlight to thank all of the “unbelievable transgender legends” who got here earlier than her, “who kicked these doorways open for me so I may very well be right here tonight.”
She particularly thanked her late good friend:
“Sophie, my good friend who handed away two years in the past. Who informed me this could occur and all the time believed in me. Thanks a lot in your inspiration, Sophie. I am keen on you and your inspiration will eternally be in my music.”
Kim additionally gave a shoutout to Madonna “for preventing for LGBTQ rights”, her mom, who she says “believed me that I used to be a woman” and at last her collaborator and good friend Sam Smith: “a real angel and hero in my life.”
You possibly can take a look at the complete record of GRAMMY winners HERE.
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