“Today is a great victory”. With these words Victoria Monet shared what he felt after meeting his seven nominations at the 2024 Grammys and the fact that her daughter has become the youngest artist to be nominated in the history of these awards.
Mother and daughter are nominated for best traditional R&B performance for their song hollywoodhis collaboration with Earth, Wind & Fire. Hazel He is only two years old, seven years younger than he was. Blue Ivy when he won a Grammy with his mother, Beyoncebecoming the second youngest artist to achieve it.
“I am very proud of her, she has no idea. She’s just watching Baby Shark on the phone, relaxed, while we’re all celebrating”Monet told Billboard magazine about her little girl’s reaction.
“She’s like in a panic, because she doesn’t know why we’re all screaming. I know I’ll be able to explain it to him when he’s older and he’ll definitely appreciate it because he already likes music. and is starting to write songs without knowing it. She’s doing potty songs and all that kind of stuff. So I’m really excited that this is something she will have forever. I’m already thinking about her outfit for the Grammys.”, she added about how excited she is with her little girl’s achievement.
It seems that Hazel has inherited the talent of her mother who has long composed songs for other artists. His are hers Thank you, next either 7 ringsof Ariana Grande, one of her best friends.
From composer to artist
But this year he is killing it with Jaguar II, his R&B project. Among the nominations she has received this year at the Grammys are revelation artist or best recording of the year.
“I think this is very important and it is something that I always wanted people to see for me and not just that I saw it for myself“, he added about the good time he is living and enjoying.
At the moment he has celebrated the news in a hotel because his house is under construction and he has done it with his team. They had gathered to see the list of nominees live and had champagne ready in case they had something to celebrate. and boy if there has been.
She is excited to be nominated as an artist after having been in the shadows for so long. “I’m really very happy. I guess the easiest way to explain it It’s like when you have a team that’s been underrated and underdog for a long time, and it finally goes to the Super Bowl.: that’s the feeling.”
Work and effort rewarded, something that was always in his sights: “Oh my God! The Grammys have been in my sights since I stepped foot in a studio. I always saw Kanye (West) and his 16 Grammy Awards; At that time I remember she was 16 and that was the goal. I remember saying, ‘I want 16 Grammy Awards.’ “That would be so surprising.” For now, he can take seven.