Fiona Apple Wins Best Alternative Album Grammy For Fetch The Bold Cutters

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Fiona Apple walked away with the 2021 Grammy Award for Best Alternative Album for Fetch The Bold Cutters.

FIONA APPLE Wins Best Alternative Album

Fiona Apple

Fetch the Bolt Cutters is the fifth studio album by American singer-songwriter Fiona Apple. It was released on April 17, 2020, Apple’s first release since The Idler Wheel…in 2012. The album was produced and performed by Apple alongside Amy Aileen Wood, Sebastian Steinberg and Davíd Garza.

On the US Billboard 200, Fetch the Bolt Cutters debuted at number four with 44,000 equivalent album units, marking the singer’s third consecutive top 10 album, and her second-highest charting release; The Idler Wheel… reached number three in 2012. Outside of the US, the album reached the top ten in Canada, the top 15 in Australia and New Zealand, the top 40 in Germany, Ireland, Switzerland, Scotland, Denmark, the UK and  Belgium, and the top 100 in Austria, Italy and France. 

The Other Nominees

    Phoebe Bridgers
    Brittany Howard
    Tame Impala

All About The Grammys

The 2021 Grammy Awards aired live on CBS and Paramount+ on March 14, two months after the original show’s air date. The Recording Academy chose to delay the ceremony due to the pandemic. The show itself took place at the Staples Center and surrounding buildings in Los Angeles, California.

Fans will be given access to exclusive content with GRAMMY Live. The backstage and behind the scenes content is available internationally on and via Facebook Live. GRAMMY Live will broadcast all day.


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