It will take place in the European night - at 02: 00 - the 61th edition of the Grammy Awards, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. There is great expectation for the two singers of Albanian origin, Bebe Rexha e Dua Lipa: both pop stars, in fact, are nominated for the award for 'Best Newcomer Artist'.
Dua Lipahe is also in contention - along with Silk City, Mark Ronson and Diplo - for the award for 'Best Dance Recording'.
Dua Lipa: the biography
Born in London in 1995 from Kosovar parents from Prishtina, lived in Kosovo for a couple of years as a girl.
He returns to London with the intention of making his way into the world of music, also thanks to the presence of his father, the Kosovar rock singer Dukagjin Lipa: he decides to open a YouTube channel, on which he publishes his covers of singers such as Christina Aguilera and Nelly Furtado .
At the same time he started working as a model. In 2015 he signed a record deal with the Warner Bros. Records label, releasing his first single, New Love, produced by Emile Haynie and Andrew Wyatt in August of the same year.
Success came across Europe with the second single, Be the One, released in October 2015 and accompanied by its video clip. In January 2017 collaborates with the well-known singer Sean Paul in the release of the single No Lie, the video on the YouTube platform quickly reaches 200 million views.
For the Italian singer Annalisa she wrote the song Used to You, extracted as a single in 2016, then translated into Italian in Potrei abituarmi. In the 2017 he won the Best New award at the MTV EMA. At the end of last year, she was awarded in Hollywood as best successful artist of the year in the 'Variety Hitmakers Brunch 2018'.
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Bebe Rexha: the biography
Bebe Rexha - pseudonym of Bleta Rexha - was born in Brooklyn to parents of Albanian ethnicity (his father, in fact, is a native of Debar, in the ethnic Albanian area of the Republic of Macedonia) and approaches from a very young age - four years - to music .
In March of the 2010 'debuts' with Pete Wentz in the electro duo 'Black Cards'. The following year they announce the release of their first album while in 2012 it was announced via Facebook that Rexha would no longer be part of the group.
In the 2013 Bebe Rexha signed a contract with the Warner Bros label as a songwriter. In his career he has written many songs, such as 'Like a Champion' by Selena Gomez and the refrain of 'The Monster' song by Eminem and Rihanna.
He gets good success by collaborating first with David Guetta, Nicky Minaj and Afrojack in the single 'Hey Mama' and then collaborating with the American rapper G-Eazy in the single 'Me, myself and I'. The release of his first solo singer album is scheduled for 22 June 2018. She was awarded as best composer of the year in the 'Variety Hitmakers Brunch 2018'.
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