Downtown Music Publishing has signed Randy Newman to an administration deal for North America. The six time grammy award winner is responsible for hits such as “Short People”, “I Love L.A.” and “It’s Money That Matters” as well as movie scores for “Ragtime”, “Toy Story”, and “Monsters, Inc”. Show More Summary
Between them, Beyonce and Jay Z have sold 150 million albums, won 34 Grammy awards, produced one daughter (Blue Ivy Carter) and kept countless gossip aggregators and rumor mongers in business.
Kanye West has grown to become a global icon, but long before the Grammy Awards and accolades, he was just a kid from Chicago with a passion for music and hopes to impact the Hip-Hop. That said, Complex takes viewers
It's been nearly six months since the Grammys, but Drake still has a chip on his shoulder. The Canadian emcee hosted the ESPY Awards Wednesday night and took the opportunity to throw shade at four-time Grammy winner Macklemore of the duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
Is a music rivalry brewing between Drake and Macklemore? If there is then we know where it heated up — at the ESPY Awards. Drake hosted the awards, and during the ceremony he took Macklemore up to task for his Grammy wins. Back when the pop/rap artist won his Grammy awards, everyone was angered that
Drake hosted the ESPY Awards Wednesday night, July 16, and took the opportunity to publicly diss Macklemore in an original song called "Honorable Mentions/Side Pieces." As you may recall, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis swept the rap categories...Show More Summary
Michelle Obama waves to the crowd while attending The Grammy Museum’s Jane Ortner Education Award luncheon on Wednesday afternoon (July 16) at The Grammy Museum in Los Angeles. The First Lady of the United States was joined by singer Janelle Monae, who entertained the crowd with an energetic performance. “For so many young people, arts [...]
Maroon 5’s fifth studio album ‘V’ is slated to be released September 2, 2014 and we have an exclusive behind the scenes look at Adam Levine hitting the recording studio. The lead singer of the Grammy award winning band wears a nautical...Show More Summary
Looks like we’ll be seeing a lot of Adele in 2015. After taking a break back in 2012 after giving birth to her son Angelo, the Grammy award winning singer is ready to make her big return in 2015 with a new album and a tour to follow. According to Entertainment Tonight the news came
Producer and engineer Young Guru discusses the rise of Kanye West in this outtake from the Ken Price film The Hip-Hop Fellow. The Hip-Hop Fellow is a feature length documentary following Grammy Award winning producer 9th Wonder's tenure at Harvard University. Show More Summary
Roots-music legend, and three-time Grammy Award winner Lucinda Williams is set to release her first-ever double album “Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone” on September 30 though her very own Highway 20 Records “Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone” is said to be ” Williams’ most ambitious and adventurous projects to date.” It [...]
My iPhone autocorrected "Emmys" to "enemies" this morning. It was a sign. The Emmys, the Oscars, the Grammys, and other awards groups are all guilty of overlooking great new or newish work in favor of known quantities; call it the Institutional Tendency, maybe. Hand-in-hand with that are some oversights that... More »
Wonder if he’ll out do his BET Awards performance… Usher To Perform At 2014 MTV Video Music Awards For First Time In Three Years MTV today announced via its various social media channels that Grammy® Award winner, multi-platinum selling,
Britney Spears has sold millions of albums, a star on the walk of fame, and a Grammy Award. But can she really sing? A leaked version of the singer’s new song “Alien” features Britney Spears without auto-tune and it doesn’t sound pretty. Now, there are a number of possible reasons as to why Britney Spears sounds terrible on […]
Christian hip-hop has made some notable inroads in the last few years, especially in the mainstream market. Popular rapper Lecrae has won Grammy, Stellar, and Dove awards, and he, along with other Christian artists, appear regularly on networks like BET and MTV. Does this mean the movement that emerged in the early '80s as Gospel rap has finally arrived?
Producer Says Urban Music Is Destroying Black Youth via Financial Juneteenth Grammy Award winning producer/song-writer Carvin Haggins talks about the changes that have been seen in music on the radio. Haggins says that as he listens to the music on
Buddy Guy The Paramount Huntington, NY June 11, 2014 On a pleasant Wednesday evening in early June, following a bluesy and soulful acoustic set by opening act Matt Anderson, six time Grammy Award winner and Rock 'n' Roll Hall Of Fame member m: Buddy Guy brought his unique brand of Chicago...
In horse racing, there's the trifecta. In entertainment, there's the EGOT for winners of the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards. Maybe in the future there will be something called the Seacrest -- for holding down hosting gigs with all four major American broadcasters.
The first lady has agreed to give the keynote address at the museum's Jane Ortner Education Award Luncheon at L.A. Live's Club Nokia on July 16. read more