Competing against a formidable lineup of R&B contenders, including tracks from Chris Brown, Robert Glasper featuring SiR and Alex Isley, Victoria Monét, and SZA, Jones’ triumph solidifies her position as a rising force in the genre.The announcement of Jones’ win took place during the premiere ceremony held at the Peacock Theater in Los Angeles, preceding the main event at Crypto.com Arena. Although absent from the non-televised segment, Jones’ achievement resonated throughout the music industry.“ICU,” a standout track from Jones’ What I Didn’t Tell You EP, explores the complexities of evolving relationships amidst personal and professional growth. Produced by Camper, the song soared to the top of multiple Billboard charts, including Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay, R&B Digital Song Sales, and Adult R&B Airplay, marking a significant breakthrough for the talented artist.The deluxe edition of What I Didn’t Tell You earned Jones a nomination for Best R&B Album, ultimately won by Victoria Monét’s debut release, JAGUAR II. Undeterred by the outcome, Jones’ chart-topping success underscores her impact on the contemporary R&B landscape.With her Grammy win and multiple nominations, including Best New Artist, Jones emerges as a formidable presence in the music industry, poised for further acclaim and artistic exploration.
Watch Coco Jones’ award-winning single “ICU” below.