Twenty One Pilots Take Off Their Pants to Accept Best Pop/Duo Group Award in Their Underwear at 2017 Grammys

No pants party! Twenty One Pilots’ Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun accepted an award in their underwear at the 2017 Grammys at L.A.’s Staples Center on Sunday, February 12. Watch the shocking moment above and keep track of all the action with Us Weekly’s liveblog!

PHOTOS: Grammys 2017 Red Carpet Fashion: What the Stars Wore

Read article

As soon as Nick Jonas announced that Twenty One Pilots won Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for their hit single “Stressed Out,” the musicians stripped down, took of their tuxedo pants at their seats and headed onstage in their underwear. In their acceptance speech, Joseph and Dun, both 28, explained why they took the stage pantsless.

Josh Dun (L) and Tyler Joseph of Twenty One Pilots, accept the award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, onstage during The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
Josh Dun (left) and Tyler Joseph of Twenty One Pilots accept the award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance during the 59th Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Feb. 12, 2017, in Los Angeles. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

PHOTOS: Grammys Red Carpet: Most Revealing Dresses of All Time

Read article

“The story, it starts in Columbus, Ohio, and it is a few years ago, and it was before Josh and I were able to make money playing music. And I called him up, and I said, ‘Hey, Josh, you want to come over to my rental house and watch the Grammys?’” Dun said. “And as we were watching, we noticed every single one of us was in our underwear. And seriously, Josh turned to me — and we were no one at that time — and he said, ‘If we ever go to the Grammys, if we ever win, we should receive it just like this.’”

PHOTOS: Top 10 2017 Grammy Songs: Listen!

Read article

Dun also told aspiring musicians to never give up on their dreams. “I want everyone who is watching at home to know that you could be next. So watch out, OK,” he said. “Because anyone from anywhere can do anything, and this is it.”

Twenty One Pilots are also nominated for Record of the Year for “Stressed Out” and Best Rock Performance for “Heathens.” 

For access to all our exclusive celebrity videos and interviews – Subscribe on YouTube!