I’m blogging about the Grammy’s as it goes along. I’m also making comments on my Twitter page.
Lady Gaga opens with a suitably over-the-top musical theatre act. She starts with “Poker Face” in an outfit stolen perhaps from the Xanadu set. “She’s a monster!” a narrator says. Indeed!
She is joined by part-time Atlantan Elton John in part two of her opener. Both appear to have survived some sort of nuclear holocaust with Elton’s diamond-studded glasses and random limbs on the dueling pianos doing his first hit “Your Song.” What helps her, underneath the makeup and razzmattazz, is she can truly sing.
“Stay away from Katy Perry,” said Stephen Colbert to his daughter.
Other mildly amusing quips. “What I’d like to see is Adam Lambert and any sense of restraint.”
“I have one issue with the Grammy’s. Why isn’t Susan Boyle here? Sure,