Carrie Underwood is always a breath of fresh air. On Wednesday, the Church Bells singer was honored at the CMT Artists of the Year Awards in Nashville, Tennessee — and she stopped by to chat with ET about her many accomplishments and what's to come in the future, both personally and professionally. As you know, the 33-year-old [...]
Everyone’s favorite night in music, the Grammy Awards, will return in February. The ceremony itself is always painfully boring, but if you’re a fan of Jack White, you’ll be tickled to know that he’s being honored by the Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing during the week. White joins past exclusively male honorees T Bone […]
The Heath Quartet, recent winners of a Gramophone chamber music award, have called off next month’s US tour for what are described as ‘personal reasons’. The announcement was made last night by Carnegie Hall, not by the quartet or its management, AskonasHolt, which seems unusual. The quartet have a college residency in Vermont and were […]
It was just announced that Bruno Mars will open the 2016 AMAs, marking his first ever performance at the American Music Awards! The 31-year-old entertainer has been nominated for seven AMAs in the past and won Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist in 2011. Bruno recently released his new single “24K Magic,” and his album of the [...]
Bruno Mars will open the 2016 American Music Awards show, marking his first performance on the AMA stage. Mars, who won the Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist award in 2011, has scored seven AMA nominations in the past. The singer/songwriter/producer has just scored his latest hit with "24K Magic," which debuted at NO. Show More Summary
Music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins has once again teamed up with Hall of Fame promoter Frank Warren and BoxNation to host an exciting evening of Championship Boxing on Monday 24th October, at the London [...] The post David Haye To Be Honoured With Icon Award At Annual Nordoff Robbins Boxing Dinner appeared first on Boxing News 24.
by Kathleen Wilson Originally published on December 19, 2002 Nearly a decade ago, I was at an awards ceremony featuring an interesting panel pitting young upstart music journalists against some of the old guard. The young insulted and dismissed the old while the old just let it roll off their backs. Show More Summary
Check out Chicago theater's 2016 Equity Jeff Awards. Big winners include Chicago Shakespeare's The Tempest, Porchlight Music Theatre's Dreamgirls, Paramount Theatre's West Side Story, and House Theatre's United Flight 232.
Chris Stapleton will be honored with the ASCAP Vanguard Award at the 54th annual ASCAP Country Music Awards. The acclaimed singer/songwriter will receive the award, which honors songwriters and publishers of ASCAP's most-performed country songs of 2015, at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville on Oct. Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene blog Garth Brooks is following up his CMA “Entertainer of the Year” nod with an 11th studio album. “Gunslinger” will arrive on Nov. 25. Brooks says the title was...
An especially magical production of William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" and a brooding, emotional take on the classic musical "West Side Story" took top honors at the Joseph Jefferson Awards on Monday night. In the separate category of mid-sized theater, the House Theatre of Chicago's deeply resonant...
This year’s CMA Music Awards presentation will be extra special. Not only will current country music stars be honored on “Country Music’s Biggest Night,” but many who came before them will be also as this year marks the award show’s 50th celebration. Show More Summary
Nas earns another award for his monumental music career. Continue reading…
Days after singer-songwriter Bob Dylan was awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature for his prolific career in the music industry — causing quite a bit of brouhaha in the aftermath — his friend and contemporary Leonard Cohen had a few eloquent words to say about Dylan's monumental achievement. "I ... More »
The 11th annual Women in Music event will be held December 19 in New York.
Bob Dylan becomes the first musician ever in history to earn the Nobel Prize in Literature. The 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature is being awarded to Bob Dylan "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition," according to the Swedish Academy. Although Dylan has enjoyed perennial...
US music legend Bob Dylan, whose poetic lyrics have influenced generations of fans, won the Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday, the first songwriter to win the award in a decision that stunned prize watchers. The 75-year-old was honoured "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition", the Swedish Academy said. Show More Summary
With his place in music history firmly cemented, Bob Dylan has added a new accolade to his already illustrious career after it was announced today that he has been awarded the Nobel Prize for literature; the first time the honor has gone to a musician and the first American to earn the accolade since Toni Morrison […]
Presidential Inaugurals, the Olympics, the Democratic National Convention, talk shows, sitcoms, game shows, music award shows, multiple CNN newsrooms and even the Academy Awards — René Lagle has designed them all and now this Emmy award-winning...Show More Summary
The saga of Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez, still known as Jelena (Justin + Selena) by loyal fans, never seems to end. The two have gone through repeated breakups and makeups, giving their followers reason to hope earlier this year when she surfaced at his concert, and even “liked” a throwback photo that he posted... Show More Summary