Grammy presenter did not know that Vicente Fernández had died at the time of naming him the winner

Grammy presenter did not know that Vicente Fernández had died at the time of naming him the winner


Vicente Fernández present at the 2022 Grammy Awards.

Vicente Fernández present at the 2022 Grammy Awards.

Photo: Rich Fury. /Getty Images

If the latest edition of the 2022 Oscar Awards made one thing clear, it’s that not all the preparation in the world can guarantee that a live awards show will go smoothly or without someone starring in an epic blunder. Such was the case of the presenter of the Grammys 2022which had the task of announcing the winner in the category Best Regional Mexican Music Albumto, in which Vicente Fernandez He was the winner but the presenter did not know that he had died.

At the 2022 Grammy gala this Sunday, the person responsible for making a serious mistake at the worst possible time has been Jimmie Allen. The country singer was in charge of presenting the golden gramophone to Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including the Tejana) that took Vicente Fernandez for his album ‘A Mis 80’s’.

Although Jimmie managed to do justice to the name of Chente When he was announced as the winner of this category, one detail was overlooked: that Vicente Fernández passed away in December of last year after spending several months hospitalized due to a fall he suffered at his ranch and the 2022 Grammy host didn’t know.

After several seconds, Jimmie, who had picked up a grammys for another artist, he concluded that no one would go up to the stage to seek the award and added: “He’s not here either, so… congratulations, man, it’s a great honor for everyone who has won tonight. Even though he can’t be here, he’s still special. I will accept it on your behalf“.

From their homes, the fans of Vicente Fernandez did not believe their ears and have vented their indignation against Jimmie Allen on social networks.

Keep reading:
Univision releases a new trailer for ‘El Último Rey’, the bioseries inspired by the life of Vicente Fernández
Mexican laws grant suspensions to Vicente Fernández’s widow to stop unauthorized bioseries
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky asked artists not to shut up through a video at the 2002 Grammy

See also  Pamela Carbajal from Falling in love denounces domestic violence from her ex-partner

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.