UPDATE: The 2021 SAG Awards have been postponed.
With the intention to keep away from a battle with the 2021 Grammys on March 14, the SAG Awards will now be held the next month on Sunday, April 4.
Seems to be like music followers should wait a bit longer for the 2021 Grammys.
On Tuesday, Jan. 5, the Recording Academy introduced that the celebrated awards present has been postponed as a result of ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The present, which was slated to happen in only a few weeks on Jan. 31, has now been rescheduled for March 14, 2021.
“After considerate conversations with well being specialists, our host and artists scheduled to seem, we’re rescheduling ‘The 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards’ to be broadcast Sunday, March 14, 2021,” a press release learn. “The deteriorating COVID scenario in Los Angeles, with hospital companies being overwhelmed, ICUs having reached capability, and new steering from state and native governments have all led us to conclude that suspending our present was the best factor to do. Nothing is extra necessary than the well being and security of these in our music neighborhood and the a whole lot of people that work tirelessly on producing the present.”
The assertion concluded, “We wish to thank all the gifted artists, the employees, our distributors and particularly this yr’s nominees for his or her understanding, endurance and willingness to work with us as we navigate these unprecedented occasions.”
Although the set-up for the occasion was already deliberate to be a lot totally different than earlier years—no dwell viewers and solely presenters and performers on-site—the pushed again date could end in much more security protocols.