Almost every child or teenager has a celebrity role model. So, when award shows like the Grammy Awards and VMAs air on television, most fans are eager to see live appearances and performances by their favorite artists, which is why many Americans’ eyes were glued to the television last week. Show More Summary
This week's Showcase features Jay W. Cullen, Luke Linsteadt, and Steven Perkins from The Hypocrites' production of "American Idiot." Green Day's punk-rock-opera, based on the Grammy Award winning album, follows three lifelong friends pulled between the discontentment of suburbia and false promises...
Raheem DeVaughn has a sweet tooth for “Black Ice Cream” — Just in time for end-of-summer lovin’, the three-time Grammy Award nominated artist premiered the music video for his latest single from Love, Sex and Passion. The songs on
Anyone who's watched MTV's Video Music Awards knows by now that provocation and spectacle are to the VMAs what gold statues and Hollywood glamour are to the Oscars, Emmys and Grammys.
Kanye West's long-winded MTV Video Music Awards speech singled out singer Justin Timberlake and the purported real tears he cried after not winning a Grammy Award in 2007. But Timberlake took it in stride, posting his thoughts on Twitter with his typical good-natured humor.
John Legend, who won a Grammy award for the empowering song "Glory" along with Common, knows a lot about songs that inspire, which makes him the perfect person to introduce Pharrell to perform a protest song like "Freedom" at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards Sunday night (Aug. 30) in Los Angeles. Continue reading…
John Legend, who won a Grammy award for the political song "Glory," knows a lot about songs that inspire which makes him the perfect person to introduce Pharrell to perform a protest song, "Freedom." "In the past year we've seen a lot of traged Continue reading…
Sunday night, Kanye West will be awarded the MTV VMA Vanguard Award, honoring a lifetime (more like a decade) of being at the forefront of music, fashion and conceitedness Sure his Grammys and clothing line put him in the running toShow More Summary
The Grammy Awards may still be the music industry’s biggest night, but music’s “other” biggest night takes place this Sunday, when the MTV Video Music Awards are set to air. Executive producer Van Toffler said he expects this year’s ceremony...
In just six years, more than 250,000 ideas have sought community and existence through Kickstarter. Some never got out of the gate. Many did. There have been Academy Award and GRAMMY wins; deals with book publishers, record labels, movie...Show More Summary
Eligibility for the upcoming 2016 Grammy Awards has closed (for albums going to be released by September 30th), so that means we already know the most of the songs and albums that will go on to win trophies this coming February. So, what’s going to be nominated? There are quite a [...]
All of the lights will be on Kanye West at the MTV Video Music Awards. The 21-time Grammy winner will accept the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the Aug. 30 ceremony, following in the footsteps of previous recipients MichaelShow More Summary
Andre Romelle Young, otherwise known as Dr. Dre name holds in the hip-hop industry as one of the greats. He not only holds six Grammy Awards and was one of the best selling American performing artists of his time, but also Dr. Dre has...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) We’ve been taking an appreciative look back at songwriter Jimmy Webb, who celebrates his birthday this week. Webb is a winner of numerous Grammy awards and a member of the National Songwriters Hall of Fame. He first achieved...Show More Summary
Today in “stupidly expensive things” news, sneaker consignment shop the Heat Check is offering up a pair of Nike Air Yeezy prototypes worn by Kanye himself at the 2008 Grammy Awards, as Kicks On Fire points out. The size 12s will only set you back a paltry $75,000, and they’ll even throw in a special […]
How do you celebrate an 80th birthday year? If you're Ramsey Lewis, the Chicago-bred jazz pianist and composer - a man with a long and distinguished career that includes 80 albums, seven gold records and three Grammy Awards - you do something big and challenging. Show More Summary
Ms. Anderson won a Grammy Award with her biggest hit, “(I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden.”
Elvis Presley by the numbers: Number of films he starred in: 33. Number of No. 1 hit singles: 18. Number of Grammy Award wins: three. Number of U.S. postal stamps: Almost two.
Ex-1D teen dream to work on solo project with Grammy award winning producer, Malay.
Six-time Grammy Award winner Billy Joel has been a fixture at Madison Square Garden for the last 19 months, loaning his iconic voice and exhaustive discography of hits to the World’s Most Famous Arena for one performance each month. Joel has stated that he will play the iconic venue in [...]