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Sunday was music's biggest night. the 55th annual Grammy Awards were held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Grammys brought out the biggest names in music and A-list music fans. The Grammys, naturally, were a big Twitter topic. These are celebrity tweets about The Grammys.
Justin Timberlake took fans inside rehearsals before his Grammy performance.
Justin Timberlake: Oh, hey Instagram and Grammy backstage camera crew..headed to stage for soundcheck. @ Los Angeles, CA
The Grammy stage wasn’t the only place Timberlake wowed the crowd. After his Grammy gig he played a show at the Hollywood Palladium.
#jtgrammys @ Hollywood Palladium.
Taylor Swift: Favorite Grammy day moment so far: sitting in my dressing room with Sir Elton, watching @EdSheeran play new songs on his guitar.
Adam Levine: Extremely excited for the @TheGRAMMYs tonight! Performance is going to be EPIC. And I kinda really wanna win one. Ok? Just one will be fine.
— Carly Rae Jepsen (@carlyraejepsen) February 10, 2013
Jessica Biel attended the Grammys to support her husband, Justin Timberlakes’s big comeback performance:
— Jessica Biel (@JessicaBiel) February 11, 2013
Olivia Wilde: Drinking game: throw one back each time LL licks his lips. Ok STOP you're too drunk!
Skrillex I SUCK SO BAD AT ACCEPTANCE SPEECHES ...I am officially the most awkward public speaker in the world.,BUT THANK YOU!!
Pharrell Williams: Hey lil sis @MileyCyrus, you know it's gonna be all about you at next year's @TheGRAMMYs, right? #GRAMMYS #smilers
Ryan Seacrest: We be on our suit and tie. jtimberlake #grammys #greengoesglam
Josh Groban on Fun.'s performance: Is that water because Pink is twirling above them?
Neil Patrick Harris had a lot to say during the awards.
Neil Patrick Harris: Rihanna is gorgeous! But I thought that song was about Chris Brown, not some guy in a black knit ski cap.
Kelly Clarkson has one of the best voices in the history of ever.
I had no idea Christian Bale could play the guitar and sing in spanish. What can’t that guy do???
Hayley Williams: FUN. !!!!!!!!! I wish I was watching but my mom just texted me to tell me they won song of the year! You take that Grammy
I DIE JT+JAY twitter.com/BrooklynDecker…
— Brooklyn Decker (@BrooklynDecker) February 11, 2013
Mark Ballas: That's what I'm talking about @jtimberlake absolutely SMASHED it #Grammys
Ellen DeGeneres ran into a bunch of big stars.
Ellen DeGeneres: I had the best time presenting with @Beyonce. For anyone who is confused- I'm the one to the left. #GRAMMYs
Rolling in the Deep with @OfficialAdele. #GRAMMYs
Carrie Underwood, who walked away a winner at the Grammy Awards, remembered to thank her husband, Mike Fisher, but forgot to thank the producer and writers of her winning song, “Blown Away.”
Carrie Underwood: I can't believe that happened! I forgot to thank the wonderful Mark Bright (producer) & Josh Kear & Chris Tompkins (writers of "Blown Away")
Perez Hilton: And the best walk-up to accept an award at the #Grammys goes to @kelly_clarkson!
Ed Sheeran: So much fun playing my song with Sir Elton too, will not forget that!!
Zac Brown Band:
Music was better when Stevie Wonder was winning Album of the Year every year. #GRAMMYS
— Alicia Keys (@aliciakeys) February 11, 2013
Keys also congratulated other big winners.
Congrats to @OurNameIsFun for winning Best New Artist! Love seeing new talent and they totally deserved it!!! #GRAMMYs
Congrats to @frank_ocean!!! An immense, endless talent!!!! Whooohoooo!!!!!! ;-)
who were her favorite performances? Justin Timberlake and the Bob Marley tribute.
So great to see @jtimberlake back on stage. He killed it tonight! #GRAMMYs
Loved seeing @Rihanna @Sting @BrunoMars @damianmarley and @ziggymarley work it on stage tonight!!! This room was on fire!!!! #GRAMMYs
Mark Hoppus: I'm not at the grammys because my outfit violated “be sure that buttocks and female breasts are adequately covered" policy. and not invited.
Pink was a nominee at the Grammys. She didn't attend because her sold-out tour begins in just a few days. Pink, however, did tune in. She had a lot to say about the show.
Pink: I'm sorry honey @hartluck but every time Johnny Depp speaks with that low voice, I can't find my clothes. Oops there they are. #brrrrr
Congrats to Kelly Clarkson for the award and that love able speech. You made me laugh. Can't wait to hear that song with Miguel. Xo
Kelly responded: @Pink um .....this just made my night! I love you! I am a horrible public speaker. I want to vomit and cry all at once ha :)
Pink later wrote:
Tonight's Grammy's was one of the best music shows I've seen in a really long time. So many wonderful performances. So much MUSIC. #Inspired.
During her acceptance speech, Kelly Clarkson said, "Miguel, I don't know who the hell you are but we need to sing together, that was the sexiest thing I've ever seen.”
A song may soon be in the works because it wasn’t long before they got acquainted.
Kelly Clarkson: Miguel!
Blake Shelton: So Miranda and I have talked about it. And I don't care what anybody says. ANYBODY.. @kelly_clarkson is THE best singer on earth. Period.
Dane Cook: N'SYNC killing it tonight. Can't wait until the rest of the group gets lowered down on puppet strings. #Grammys
JoJo: JT just made me feel like a little girl in the 1950's seeing Elvis for the first time.
Miranda Lambert Tonight I talked to beyonce:), exchanged numbers with @aliciakeys and got stuck to one of my favorite singers ever @kelly_clarkson. Happy!
Jim Carrey: Good Grammys tonight! Jam packed with boing! It has lifted me and now I cannot lose! WTH was with Frank Ocean though? Yikes!
Lea Michele: Amazing performances so far on the #Grammys tonight! Loved @adamlevine & @aliciakeys.. And @kelly_clarkson just blew me away! What a voice!
Rihanna:That lucky #7 again! Thank you Navy, and congratulations! We got our 7th Grammy and Im so happy! Your support is everything to me
Amber Rose: Tonight was epic Sting put both of his hands on my belly and blessed our baby. I died :-)
It's cool 2 think our son is gonna look back & see that he was chillin at the Grammys before he was even born #Swag ;-)
Kimbra: What just happened?! Jzkcksljckxjckvjx
Kim Kardashian: Awww just waking up in Brazil, seeing Kanye won 3 Grammy's last night!!! That makes a total of 21!!!! That's just so insane! Soooo proud!!!
Justin Timberlake, Kelly Clarkson, Ryan Seacrest, Amber Rose photos courtesy of Instagram. Ellen DeGeneres Photos courtesy of Whosay