Rachel Maddow wins Grammy Award for “Best Spoken Word Album”

MSNBC host Rachel Maddow was awarded a Grammy Award for “Best Spoken Word Album.”

The Recording Academy tweeted “Congrats Best Spoken Word Album winner – ‘BLOWOUT: CORRUPTED DEMOCRACY, ROGUE STATE RUSSIA, AND THE RICHEST, MOST DESTRUCTIVE INDUSTRY ON EARTH’ @maddow ✨#GRAMMYs”

Maddow tweeted in shock “wait, what?”

Ronan Farrow replied “Well-deserved!”

https://twitter.com/RonanFarrow/status/1371222617940713474?s=20

Maddow later added “That is exactly what it sounded like in the car when Susan and I heard. We scared the dog awake.”

https://twitter.com/RonanFarrow/status/1371222617940713474?s=20