Grammys Taps YouTube Talent Including Kurt Hugo Schneider, Tyler Ward for Nomination Visuals [VIDEO]

Imagine being a kid watching the Grammys and wishing you were up there on that screen. Now imagine that you’re a talented YouTuber like Kurt or Max Schneider or Tyler Oakley or Megan Nicole or Kina Grannis — and suddenly you are up on the screen! That’s got to be pretty cool, right?

The Grammys, sagely giving some credit to YouTubers for expanding the popularity of their songs, decided to use YouTube videos in place of the actual videos for some of the nominees. I think it might have confused some of the, let’s say, “simpler” members of their fan bases:

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While it isn’t quite being a Grammy nominee yourself, it’s still gotta be an amazing experience — particularly as most of the YouTubers express surprise on their Twitter accounts about seeing themselves on screen. And yet, what was Max Schneider doing filming his TV right at the moment when his video comes on? Hmm …

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