Despite this being their second gramophone, one thing about Justice‘s victory on the 61st Grammy Awards feels just a little extra particular.
The duo had been nominated for his or her debut album in 2008, the seminal †, and finally would go on to take residence the the next yr for his or her inescapable remix of MGMT‘s “Electric Feel” in 2009. But on the time, digital dance music wasn’t the worldwide phenomenon it’s right this moment, and regardless of having one groundbreaking studio file already beneath their belts, Justice actually hadn’t attained the long-lasting standing they now humbly entertain. In 2019 nonetheless, issues are a lot completely different.
Justice took residence a well-deserved Grammy Award for his or her most up-to-date LP, Woman Worldwide, a dwell homage to not solely their third studio album, Woman, however to their whole catalog. The file was a studio emulation of their dwell performances in help of Woman, although it covers recreations of their largest hits, spanning over a decade. Now, Woman Worldwide has even impressed a movie mission, IRIS debuting this spring at SXSW. On February 10, Justice took residence the Recording Academy’s Best Dance/Electronic album designation, throughout “music’s largest evening,” cementing the Ed Banger duo’s legacy as one of many best dance acts of all time. And whereas most of the trailblazing pair’s digital contemporaries have introduced residence Grammy Awards within the years since † first landed Gaspard Auge and Xavier De Rosnay within the mainstream line of sight, few have executed so with the diploma of timelessness Woman Worldwide certainly instructions.