Taraji P. Henson At The 2017 Grammys & She Supports Chance The Rapper

Saturday, February 18, 2017
The 2017 Grammys came and went with an epic Beyonce performance, huge wins for Chance The Rapper, major Beyonce snubs, huge wins for Adele, and a sweet post from Empire's Taraji P. Henson about Chance. He made history as the first streaming-only artist to clean up at the Grammy Awards, winning Best Rap Performance, Best New Artist, and Best Rap Album for his streaming-only album Coloring Book.

Taraji P. Henson Chance The Rapper
Taraji P. Henson Chance The Rapper

Henson was caught by Grammy cameras giving him a hug after the win and later, she posted about his historic win on her Instagram account.


Henson on IG: "There is something about some artists that just makes them a little more special✨💫💥. The ones who make the WORLD stop and take notice and you my friend @chancetherapper are one of the special ones. I like to say CHOSEN. I adore you as a person, young man, father, family man, son, artist and MOST IMPORTANT A MAN OF GOD!!!!! You are something to treasure and I was sooooooooooo honored to present to you the award for #bestrapalbumoftheyear Your career will be a joy to witness!!! God bless you!!! Congratulations and SHINE BABY SHINE!!!"

There is something about some artists that just makes them a little more special✨💫💥. The ones who make the WORLD stop and take notice and you my friend @chancetherapper are one of the special ones. I like to say CHOSEN. I adore you as a person, young man, father, family man, son, artist and MOST IMPORTANT A MAN OF GOD!!!!! You are something to treasure and I was sooooooooooo honored to present to you the award for #bestrapalbumoftheyear Your career will be a joy to witness!!! God bless you!!! Congratulations and SHINE BABY SHINE!!!

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