Grammys 2022: Olivia Rodrigo wins Best New Artist, fans call it 'the only correct outcome'
'Drivers License,' won the singer her first award of the night and then her album 'Sour' saw her clinch her second award
It sure does look like congratulations are in order. Singer-songwriter Olivia Rodrigo just bagged the Best New Artist award at the 2022 Grammy Awards being held in Las Vegas Nevada at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 3.
Rodrigo was presented the honorable award by the legendary Dua Lipa and Megan Thee Stallion. She won the award for her recent debut studio album, titled 'Sour', which released in May of 2021, CIA Geffen Records. The album was written by Rodrigo herself as well as her producer, Dan Nigro. Rodrigo surpassed other nominees in the category including Arooj Aftab, Jimmy Allen, Baby Keem, FINNEAS, Glass Animals, Japanese Breakfast, The Kid LAROI, Arlo Parks and Saweetie to win her second award of the night.
Rodrigo is one of the most-nominated artists at this year’s Grammys with over seven nods: record of the year, best pop solo performance and song of the year for “Drivers License”; best new artist, album of the year and best pop vocal album for “Sour”; and best music video for “Good 4 U.” She already has one under her belt, winning best pop solo performance for “Drivers License”.
Get a load of what fans are talking about.
The only correct outcome— Kelli (@alltooke11) April 4, 2022
One fan shared, "Best New Artist: @oliviarodrigo!!! Congratulations, well deserved! #GRAMMYs #OliviaRodrigo", while another said, "#sour #OliviaRodrigo #driverslicense #GRAMMYs #SOUR #BestNewArtist". One fan tweeted, "Obsessed with this chick #bestnewartist #GRAMMYs", while another shared, "@oliviarodrigo wins #Grammy for #BestNewArtist #GRAMMYs". A social media user also called it "The only correct outcome."
One fan shared, "Yes Olivia!!!!!! I’m so happy she won. #BestNewArtist #GRAMMYs", while another said, "Congrats on winning the #BestNewArtist Award on the #GRAMMYs @oliviarodrigo, well deserved bestie!". One fan tweeted, "I mean, who didn’t think #OliviaRodrigo was going to be awarded #BestNewArtist at the #GRAMMYs I still don’t get the hype and I called that before the nominees began scrolling through all 100 of em. Did she not thank her fans or did I miss that?", while another said, "As Taylor once said “I say that’s my baby and I am really proud BEST NEW ARTIST #GRAMMYs @LiviesHQ #BestNewArtist".
I mean, who didn’t think #OliviaRodrigo was going to be awarded #BestNewArtist at the #GRAMMYs— -KEENAN (@keencolo) April 4, 2022
I still don’t get the hype and I called that before the nominees began scrolling through all 100 of em.
Did she not thank her fans or did I miss that? pic.twitter.com/BAg9YItK1U
One fan said, "MAMMA I CANT HELP IT IM CRYING SO HARD IM SO PROUD OF U LOVE UUUU @oliviarodrigo #BestNewArtist #GRAMMYs", while another shared, "#BestNewArtist #OliviaRodrigo #GRAMMYs #SOUR NME called it "an almost-masterpiece." Rolling Stone praised Rodrigo for "forging a path into an entirely new realm of pop".
One fan said, "Dua Lipa, Billie Eilish, Megan Thee Stallion, Olivia Rodrigo Women are killing the game, they deserve the world #[email protected] #GRAMMYs #GrammyAwards", while another shared, "I’m eating sour patch kids right nowww I manifested this 😎 #oliviarodrigo #grammys #bestnewartist".
One fan tweeted, "YAYAYAYAY GO OLIVIA I AM SO PROUD #BESTNEWARTIST #GRAMMYs", while another said, "BEST NEW ARTIST OLIVIA RODRIGO SOUNDS INCREDIBLE! SHE DID THAT! CONGRATS QUEEN!!! @oliviarodrigo @LiviesHQ #bestnewartist #GRAMMYs".
One fan said, "congrats to @oliviarodrigo for best new artist! well deserved, keep crushing it girl! #grammys #GrammyAwards #bestnewartist", while another said, "Congrats to @oliviarodrigo on #BestNewArtist ! Pretty much a gimme. Huge accomplishment. #GRAMMYs".
The 64th Annual Grammy Awards is being held at the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Tune in to CBS at 5 pm Pacific to catch it live. What's more, the ceremony will also be available to watch and on demand on Paramount+.