Esperanza Spalding: Grammy Best New Artist!
“I know I don’t have a lot of time, so first, thank you to the Academy for even nominating me in this category,” Esperanza said during her acceptance speech.
“I take this honor to heart so sincerely, and I’ll do my damndest to make a whole lot of great music for all of you,” she added. “It’s such a blessing and an honor. God bless. Thank you.”