By Amanda Wicks

Breakout country star Maren Morris—who won the Best New Artist GRAMMY earlier in the night—teamed up Alicia Keys to perform her single “Once.”

Related: GRAMMY Winners 2017: See the Full List

Set against a classy set that included drop-tier chandeliers and candelabras, Morris started things off before Keys joined her one verse into the song.

The two shimmered onstage together. Literally. Morris wore a black sparkling cape while Keys donned a striped, silvery bodysuit. Unlike many of the other performances of the night, there wasn’t a lot of production involved, only two great singers going toe to toe and note for note. The two matched each other note for note with their powerful vocals that brought a new R&B edge to the song. Morris has her foot firmly in country, but her duet with Keys showed off that she’s got the range to sing so much more.

“Once” appears on Morris’ 2016 album Hero.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Seattle

Weather
Download The App

Listen Live