After receiving the Pulitzer Prize for music last year, a Grammy Award nomination and other praise for her coal-mining-themed choral work “Anthracite Fields,” composer Julia Wolfe can add another accolade to her professional mantel: a MacArthur Fellowship, a five-year grant that comes with an unrestricted...
No clear leader emerged in the nominations for the 17th annual Latin Grammy Awards, announced Wednesday morning. Mexican pop duo Jesse & Joy, Brazilian singer-songwriter Djavan and Colombian pop vocalist Fonseca took the lead, with four nominations apiece. Coming in at three nods each were Tijuana...
For Macy Gray, the Grammy Award–winning musician best known for her simple, emotive hit “I Try,” performing the song that catalyzed her fame never gets old. “It’s a groovy song,” she told The Huffington Post in a phone interview. “I’ve...Show More Summary
In what is probably the most best advertisement that Apple has put together in a while, a weary-sounding “six time Grammy award winner” Lady Gaga took a break while “at the studio,” in the midst of doing such professional-sounding record-y...Show More Summary
Kesha rocks a pajama-looking ensemble as she heads to catch a flight out of LAX Airport on Friday (September 16) in Los Angeles. The 29-year-old singer walked arm-in-arm with her boyfriend Brad Ashenfelter and was spotted signing autographs for excited fans outside the airport. Kesha recently revealed that she has been working on a collaboration [...]
He's won Latin Grammy awards, toured the world and played with flamenco's superstar "gods" Camaron de la Isla and Paco de Lucia. But at 58, Spain's famed gypsy guitarist Tomatito, who drew a standing ovation at Seville's Flamenco Biennial...Show More Summary
Usher Raymond received the esteemed honor of his own star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame yesterday (September 7, 2016). The eight-time Grammy awarding winning artist happily posed with his new star, which is located at the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Argyle Avenue in Los Angeles. Show More Summary
Queen of Hip-hop Soul and Grammy Award winner Mary J. Blige will join the string of stars in "How to Get Away with Murder" Season 3.
Five-time GRAMMY Award winner Dionne Warwick and philanthropist Sharon Mahn among honorees
Well, if you didn't want Mary J. Blige to get away with murder, you shouldn't have made a show called How to Get Away With Murder and let her love it, now should you? According to Deadline, Grammy award–winning singer Mary J. Blige will guest star on the upcoming third ... More »
"Grammy Award winner and international opera star Joyce DiDonato will perform on October 3 in White Rabbit Red Rabbit."
Singer Alicia Keys slayed at the VMAs Sunday night, but the big takeaway for many people is that she showed up wearing zero makeup. This fresh faced look isn't a new thing for the 15-time Grammy Award winner. In May, she posted a powerful essay in Lenny about her decision to embrace her natural look. Show More Summary
With over 200 million records sold worldwide and eight Grammy Awards, Rihanna has become one of the biggest pop stars of the 21st century. On the eve of the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards, where she’ll receive the prestigious Video Vanguard Award, we take a look back at her career. Early stardom Rihanna was...
Damian Marley’s reputation for raising awareness against social and political discourse has once again taken center stage with the release of his latest single, “Nail Pon Cross.” The Grammy award winner released the video for the track on Aug. Show More Summary
Since The Civil Wars’ public breakup in 2014 after winning four Grammy awards, vocalist Joy Williams has gone back to her roots as a singer-songwriter. But the transition hasn’t been an easy one, she told The Huffington Post. Williams,...Show More Summary
In the music industry, there are few modern artists as successful as Usher. At 37, he’s won eight Grammy awards, sold over 65 million albums worldwide and served as a coach to aspiring singers on NBC’s “The Voice.” But in Hollywood? His film career has been kind of a joke. If that sounds harsh,...
The Weeknd is stepping up his support for the Black Lives Movement through his latest donation. According to the Associated Press, the Grammy Award winner announced Wednesday he is pledging $250,000 to the Black Lives Matter movement. Last...Show More Summary
The song that was awarded Song of the Year at the 2016 Grammy Awards is now at the center of a lawsuit. Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran, one of the most successful musicians of the past few years, was sued by the...
A couple months ago, Taylor Swift ranted against Kanye West at her Grammy Awards acceptance speech for taking credit for her fame in his song "Famous". However, Kanye insisted Taylor approved the lyric, and claimed to have video proof. Show More Summary
Taylor Swift, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian at The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards in February 2015. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS) The Taylor Swift vs. Kanye West/Kim Kardashian West feud that's been brewing for months over West's song "Famous" reached a fever pitch early Monday morning. Kardashian released a [...]