The Recording Academy on Tuesday introduced its choice to postpone the 2021 Grammy Awards because of the enhance in coronavirus instances in Los Angeles.
The brand new date, March 14, now conflicts with the already scheduled 2021 Display screen Actors Guild Awards that had been introduced in July 2020. The SAG Awards honor the perfect in movie and tv annually.
SAG-AFTRA expressed disappointment on the Recording Academy’s choice in a press release posted on its web site Wednesday.
“We’re extraordinarily disillusioned to listen to in regards to the conflicting date, March 14, introduced at the moment for this 12 months’s Grammy Awards broadcast,” SAG-AFTRA stated. “We introduced the identical date for the SAG awards final July with the intention of giving the very best attainable consideration to the scheduling of different awards reveals. We count on the identical consideration from sister organizations all through the trade.”
“We’re in touch with the Recording Academy and can proceed to work with our sister organizations to seek out methods to make this 12 months’s awards season as profitable as attainable,” the assertion concluded.
On Tuesday, Harvey Mason Jr., President and Appearing President and CEO of the Recording Academy, stated in a press release: “After considerate discussions with well being consultants, our host, and artists scheduled to carry out, we’re rescheduling ‘The 63rd Annual GRAMMY® Awards’ to air on Sunday, March 14, 2021. “
The ceremony was scheduled for January 31 on the Staples Heart in Los Angeles. Up to now there was no response from the Recording Academy on SAG’s assertion. It might be fascinating to see in the event that they contemplate SAG’s software and alter the Grammys dates as soon as once more.