Nas performed 'Illmatic' at the Kennedy Center back in 2014, in honor of the 20th anniversary of the album. Continue reading…
In case you missed it, I thought you might dig this. I helped put together the segment for the Kennedy Center Honors last month honoring LL Cool J. It was the 1st time a Hip Hop artist has ever been recognized there. Thought you might dig the power of real DJing and MCing, live with […]
They did four of the rapper’s hits at the Kennedy Center.
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LL Cool J became the first hip-hop artist honored by the Kennedy Center. Continue reading…
The Kennedy Center Honors broadcast on tape-delay on Tuesday in prime time by CBS received its lowest TV ratings since 1987, Deadline reported on Thursday. President Donald Trump announced earlier this year he would not attend the December...Show More Summary
CBS’s broadcast of Kennedy Center Honors clocked its lowest ratings results in people-meter history, dating back to 1987. The Tuesday 9-11 PM broadcast fumbled 28% of last year’s 8.620 million total viewers, to 6.169 million. The demo...Show More Summary
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The 40th Kennedy Center Honors is airing tonight on CBS and we have all the details about the star-studded presentation. This year, the five honorees are actress, dancer and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade, singer-songwriter and actress Gloria Estefan, hip hop artist LL Cool J, TV writer and producer Norman Lear, and musician and record producer [...]
The 95-year-old TV legend will join Carmen de Lavallade, Gloria Estafan, LL Cool J and Lionel Richie at Sunday's ceremony, which runs Dec. 26 on CBS.
“The Honors are the greatest weekend of the year, and it is also the bane of our existence,” Deborah Rutter said with a laugh. For the president of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the annual Kennedy Center Honors, airing on CBS on Dec. 26 and honoring dancer Carmen de Lavallade, rapper […]
When our president can’t confront artists who criticize him, where does that leave us?
What’s worth watching, and what might not be, in prime time.
“The 40th Annual Kennedy Center Honors,” airing Tuesday on CBS, went on this year despite President Trump and the First Lady sitting it out.
It seems Meryl Streep got really into character after portraying former Washington Post publisher Katharine Graham in the upcoming movie “The Post”: For the Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday, she wore a gown that looked to be an homage to the newspaperwoman. (Yes, yes, we somehow missed this until now — forgive us; Streep didn’t appear […]
The Kennedy Center Honors celebrated a star-studded group of artists and performers Sunday in a gala that took on decidedly political overtones with the presidential box sitting conspicuously empty. It was one of just a handful of times in 40 years that a sitting US president skipped the event, and seen as the first not caused by a crisis or travel. Show More Summary
Gloria Estefan is applauding President Trump for staying home and, for once, not stealing the spotlight from her and several other entertainment legends. We got Gloria Monday at Reagan National in D.C. after her big night…
Donald Trump skipped this year’s Kennedy Center Honors—the fourth time a president has done so in 40 years and the first time that it didn’t involve a national emergency or convention—but The New York Times says that his mere existence still cast a bit of a stupid shadow over the evening. Iconic TV producer Norman… Read more...
Everybody loves Cool James, right? LL Cool J Receives Kennedy Center Honor Alongside Gloria Estefan & Lionel Richie LL Cool J is getting at least part of his just due. The pioneering rapper was honored at the Kennedy Center Honors
Nicole Richie and Eva Longoria keep it chic and sophisticated while hitting the red carpet at the 2017 Kennedy Center Honors held at the Kennedy Center on Monday (December 3) in Washington, DC. The 36-year-old Great News star and Eva, 42, were joined at the event by Karolina Kurkova, Leona Lewis, Misty Copeland, Becky G, [...]