It's honest to say that a lot of the viewers watching at house was simply getting acquainted with 21-year outdated R&B artist Gabriella Wilson — aka H.E.R. — on the 2019 Grammys. It's additionally honest to say she simply received over loads of latest followers.
Midway via the present, H.E.R. carried out "Hard Place," a hanging ballad off her 2018 EP I Used To Know Her: Part 2. She opened alone within the highlight, enjoying a translucent guitar, crooning a few collapsing relationship as her outfit glistened alongside. Bit by bit, her backing band revealed herself because the tune upped the emotional ante — female and male backing vocalists, strings, drums, further guitars. Wilson's voice surged skyward, matching the enormoity of all of it. She shredded, too. It was R&B at its core, but in addition felt like gospel, enviornment rock, and big-ticket pop. It definitely looks like we'll be listening to way more of it.
H.E.R. is up for 5 Grammys at this yr's ceremony, together with album of the yr and greatest new artist. Win or lose, she would've probably had just a few extra voters in her nook in the event that they'd gotten to observe that efficiency first.
Watch a clip of "Hard Place" beneath.