Grammy host Trevor Noah recently began a video tribute to the late Fu Fighter drummer Taylor Hawkins with the following words:
“It was the moment on the show when I was supposed to introduce the Fu Fighters. We celebrated with them because they won three Grammy Awards today. But they are not here, of course, because of the death of their legendary drummer, Taylor Hawkins. , To his friends, his Fu Fighter family and all his fans. “
He then took Hawkins ‘extensive montage to Fus’ to work. Dia Goj My Hero. This leads directly to the show’s traditional in-memory tribute.
This was not the only mention of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame drummer during the show.
The night before, Billy Ilish wore a Hawkins-like integrated shirt while performing “Happy Than Ever.”
The band announced Hawkins’ death on Twitter late last Friday. The band was touring South America at the time of his death. Hawkins is said to have been found dead in a hotel room in Bogot,, Colombia, where the Fu Fighters were scheduled to have a Festival Asterio picnic in Bogot শুক্রবার on Friday night after their tour of Latin America.
After his death, a pantheon of rock gods paid homage to the late drummer online, including Alice Cooper, Ozzy Osborne, Slash, Tom Morello, Perry Ferrell, Jean Simmons, The Smashing Pumpkins, and more.
The Fu Fighters won three Grammys in the pre-show, including Best Rock Song, Best Rock Album and Best Rock Performance.
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