Taylor Swift, one of the most awarded singers at the Apple Music Awards

San Francisco (USA), Nov 19 . .- The singers Taylor Swift and Lil Baby were awarded this Thursday in the second edition of the Apple Music Awards, awards given by the technology company to the music industry and which have five categories.

Thus, Swift won the award for lyricist of the year for “Folklore”, written and recorded in isolation during the first months of the covid-19 pandemic, while the hip-hop singer Lil baby won the artist of the year award for having risen, according to Apple, as “the authentic and indisputable voice of young culture.”

In the rest of the categories, the winners weren Megan Thee Stallion as a new artist, “The Box”, by Roddy Ricch, as best song of the year, and “Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial”, also by Roddy Ricch, as best album of the year.

The Apple Music Awards premiered last year “as a way to crown the best and boldest musicians and the enormous impact they have had on culture around the world” throughout the year.

The categories of artist, lyricist and revelation artist of the year are chosen by members of the team of Apple Music, while album and song of the year are based on streaming data to reflect the majority preferences of Apple Music customers in 2020.

The celebrations of the Apple Music Awards This year they will begin on Monday, December 14 with a week of “special performances, events for fans, interviews and more” that can be followed by “streaming” on Apple Music, Apple Music TV and the Apple TV application, according to the company. it’s a statement. .