The good folks behind the Peabody Awards did history a solid by presenting Beyoncé yet another accolade this week. Her sixth studio album, Lemonade, has already won itself Grammy awards, Emmy nominations, and MTV Video Music awardsShow More Summary
For his 24th birthday, Chance the Rapper decided to give back to the kids of Chicago. Billboard reports the Grammy Award winner raised over $100,000 for his youth charity, SocialWorks, during his birthday party on April 16 at Chicago hot spot, Studio Paris Nightclub. Show More Summary
The prestigious Peabody Awards have been celebrating excellence in media since 1940.
Drake had an experience during the annual Coachella festival last weekend that was quite “offensive,” according to the Grammy Award winner. On Sunday, the “Fake Love” singer posted an image on Instagram of local La Quinta, California,...Show More Summary
It’s been almost three years since youthful Grammy winner Lorde last played an actual concert (as opposed to awards shows SNL), a streak the “Royals” singer broke last night with a surprise show in California. Lorde abruptly tweetedShow More Summary
The year is 1966 and wisecracking novelty songwriter Roger Miller is at the peak of his career with multiple Grammy Awards under his cowboy belt and his own prime-time variety television show. Life looks great on the outside, but behind the scenes is a different story, as seen in the new play “King of the […]
"What would be the impact if the Emmys, or the Academy Awards, totally did away with gender distinctions for its acting prizes (which, in both cases, have existed since their inception)? The Grammys long ago dropped this distinction (in 2011), but are helped by the fact that they hand out trophies to performers in 84 […]
In Britain, the National Television Awards have been gender-neutral for a while, like the Grammys in the U.S. Could this ever work for something like the Oscars?
At the 28th Annual Glaad Media Awards, the Grammy and Tony award-winning Cynthia Erivo performed a tribute to the victims of last year’s Pulse nightclub shooting and other LGBT victims of violence. Erivo, who may also be the one true heralding angel of God, sang a rendition of John Lennon’s ... More »
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene Alan Jackson has sold more than 80 million records, garnered a pair of Grammy Awards and 16 CMA Awards. In 2001, he was inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame. And now...
While no one specifically uttered President Trump’s name at the Grammys on the Hill Awards on Wednesday evening, his proposed federal budget — specifically slashing arts funding — was a popular topic. “The National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities are under attack by this president and they need your […]
Madonna is dropping some not so subtle shade in the controversial Pepsi protest-themed commercial starring Kendall Jenner. The 58-year-old entertainer took to Instagram to share a picture of herself attending the 1999 Grammy Awards while holding a can of Coca-Cola captioned with a gold medal emoji. CHECK OUT: Pepsi Controversial Protest-Themed Commercial – Celebs React [...]
One of the embarrassing things about writing about the nominees for the 59th Annual Grammy Award for Best Children's Album is that even though I did so in late January 2017, many months after the 5 nominated albums were released, I had only reviewed one of the 5 nominees, Frances England's Explorer of the World. Show More Summary
The Juno Awards, Canada's answer to the Grammys, were held in Ottawa tonight. In addition to winning Artist Of The Year and Album Of The Year for his swan song You Want It Darker, the late Montreal native Leonard Cohen was honored with a tribute performance by Feist, who previously covered Cohen's "Closing Time" for…
Country music legend Charlie Daniels came to the defense of babies in the womb on Thursday, calling on cities to create “sanctuaries” for the unborn just like they are for illegal immigrants. Daniels, the Grammy award winner best known for his song “Devil Went Down to Georgia,” posted the statement Thursday on Twitter, according to […]
Grammy award winning musician and actor Wyclef Jean shared a video of his not-so-ideal encounter with Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) on social media Tuesday morning. The 47 year old was handcuffed by LAPD before eventually being let go. Show More Summary
A living link to the Delta blues tradition, Mr. Cotton toured with Muddy Waters and won a Grammy Award.
Super Bowl LI and Valentine's Day were Hot Topics on Facebook for the second consecutive month in February, and they were joined by the Grammy Awards, Black History Month and Mardi Gras. Men stuck to sports in February, with Charles Oakley, Tom Brady and Stephen Curry showing up on the chart, while women were more...
Beyoncé Doll Created By Brazilian Fan Recreates Her Pregnant Grammy Look Wow this is truly incredible. We’re interestest to see what Beysus stans think about a new doll created in Brazil that mimics her Grammy Awards performance get up. The
Lance Armstrong had a few surreal moments during his three-year relationship with Sheryl Crow. Lance Armstrong and Sheryl Crow present Record of the Year at the 47th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 13, 2005 in Los Angeles, California. Getty Images Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments