MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A few Grammy nominees with Minnesota connections won golden gramophones on Sunday night, but the biggest Minnesota winner of all was presenter Prince, according to the reception on Twitter.


READ MORE: Eli Hart’s Former Foster Mom Remembers 'An Amazing Kid'

Prince, decked out in orange like a glorious dreamsicle, was on hand to present the album of the year award, which many expected to go to either Beyonce or Sam Smith.

READ MORE: Next Weather: Slightly Warmer Start To The Work Week

When the winner turned out to be Beck for his album “Morning Glory,” Prince’s side-eyed expression (which actually happened earlier in the segment) spoke volumes for how many in the audience felt. It became an instant meme on Twitter.

MORE NEWS: Sen. Klobuchar Pushing To Help Modernize Minnesota National Guard's Fleet

See some of the hysterical examples — and the full dirt on why Kanye was up on that stage the moment Beck won — over at our sister station 104.1 JACK-FM.