The production, as is tradition, includes five segments celebrating the laureates’ careers. This year’s show, directed by Glenn Weiss, with musical direction by Rickey Minor, is a piece as crisp and lively as the franchise has seen in years. It features a series of award-winning moments: Brandi Carlile created a buzz for the song “Big Yellow Taxi” by Mitchell, 78, and Brittany Howard and Herbie Hancock merged to perform the song “Both Sides Now.” her eternity; Meo-sopranos Grace Bumbry and Denyce Graves paid their respects to Díaz, 81, born in Puerto Rico. And to pay tribute to Michaels, 77, a series of hosts over decades of the venerable “Weekend Update” segment of “Saturday Night Live” – Kevin Nealon, Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers, with Colin Jost and Michael Che – appeared on a mock-up of TV to make a hilarious goal from their former (or current) boss.
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