Grammy’s Set International Sales Record


Following an extraordinary evening of GRAMMY® Moments — musical mash-ups, political declarations and unforgettable tributes — Alfred Haber, President of Alfred Haber, Inc. (AHI), announced today that the recently aired 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards® has been cleared in a record number of 197 territories around the world.

Key sales for the world’s most popular annual televised music event include: 4Music (UK), City TV (Canada), WOWOW (Japan), Sichuan Satellite Television (China), Tencent (China), FOX (Southeast Asia), Turner (Latin America), TV One (Russia), MNET (South Africa), DK (Denmark), and NRK (Norway).

“This year’s GRAMMY broadcast in the U.S. dominated the evening’s ratings and was the talk, and tweet, of social media,” commented Haber. “It’s clear, given our record number of territories, that without a doubt, the GRAMMY Awards continue to be the world’s preeminent music award special.”

This year’s star-packed GRAMMY Awards, which was seen live on CBS in the U.S. on Sunday, February 12, 2017, was an electrifying affair that featured such memorable GRAMMY Moments as the remarkable Beyoncé appearance, two Adele performances, the extraordinary Lady Gaga/Metallica mix, Katy Perry‘s triumphant return to the GRAMMY stage, Ed Sheeran’s unplugged intensity, the magnetic pairing of The Weeknd and Daft Punk, and the brilliant Bruno Mars tribute to the late legend, Prince, among many other top musical acts.