- Trevor Noah is set to host the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards on 31 January, 2021
- The Recording Academy took to Twitter to reveal that The Daily Show host will serve as the Master of Ceremonies at the prestigious awards
- Trevor Noah's fans have taken to social media to congratulate him on bagging the Grammy Awards gig
Trevor Noah has been announced as the host of the 63rd annual Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy took to Twitter on Tuesday afternoon, 24 November and revealed that the South African Emmy-award winning comedian will host the prestigious awards on 31 January, 2021.
"We’re thrilled to welcome @TheDailyShow host, Emmy-winner, and GRAMMY-nominee @TrevorNoah as the host of the 63rd #GRAMMYs! We can’t think of a better person to serve as Master of Ceremonies for Music’s Biggest Night."
The Recording Academy is an American learned academy of musicians, producers, recording engineers, and other musical professionals. It is famous for its Grammy Awards, which recognise achievements in the music industry.
Trevor Noah's name has been trending high on the micro-blogging app since the Recording Academy made the announcement. Fans of The Daily Show host have taken to Twitter to congratulate him on bagging the gig. Check out some of their comments below:
"Geez, really done well for himself. One really good joke can take you very far. Respect!!"
"Just found out that Trevor Noah will be hosting the Grammys. He’s really hilarious and has a great personality. I’m so happy for him."
"Big ups to Trevor Noah."
"Our very own Trevor Noah is set to host the 63rd annual Grammys! Yaaay!"
"I love Trevor Noah! Great choice and he won’t be afraid to say what needs to be said."
In related news, Briefly.co.za reported that Trevor Noah has been crowned as GQ magazine's Newsman of The Year. The world-renowned Mzansi comedian took to social media on Thursday, 19 November to share a cover of the 2020 GQ 25th annual Men of the Year issue. The star graces the cover of the top magazine.
Trevor captioned his Instagram post:
"The worst thing about being on the cover of GQ is they can make you look so good people in real life are like... 'Damn Trev, what happened?' The best part is... sharing this honour with George Clooney and Megan Thee Stallion! Thank you."
The Daily Show host's fans and industry peers took to his comment section on the photo-sharing app to congratulate him on being chosen as the Newsman of the Year.
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