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It's the first official weekend of summer and the celebrity parties are heating up.Naomi Campbell's birthday party was everything you'd hope it would be — down to the white fur stole and tubs of caviar. Rihanna and Stevie Wonder shared a moment at the Billboard Music Awards, as did Keke ... More »
"Didn't it rain, children/didn't it rain" -- Mahalia Jackson The storm that swamped last month's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival forced cancellations by Stevie Wonder, Beck and other luminaries. But Grammy-winning producer, A&R...Show More Summary
Madonna got a ton of crap this week for her tribute to Prince during Sunday night’s Billboard Music Awards. The Queen of Pop belted out the late singer’s song “Nothing Compares 2 U” before being joined onstage by Stevie Wonder for a joint rendition of “Purple Rain.” But many Prince fans didn’t appreciate the musical homage. And some were downright offended. [...]
Last night, Madonna paid tribute to Prince at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. She sang "Nothing Compares 2 U" before being joined by Stevie Wonder for "Purple Rain." The performance was received with some criticism, prompting Questlove to tweet a defense of Madonna. Show More Summary
The top names in music and pop culture came together for a night of chart-topping craziness Sunday at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards. Without question, Britney Spears was the star of the night. Madonna and Stevie Wonder Honor Prince...Show More Summary
Even if you're not her biggest fan, this is kind of harsh… As you're probably aware, Madonna closed out the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night with a touching tribute to Prince. Queen Madge was joined onstage by Stevie Wonder to perform Nothing Compares 2 U and Purple Rain, and while the covers were quite beautiful, it [...]
Prince was famously not a fan of covers of his own work. But after Madonnaand Stevie Wonder's widely pilloried tribute performance at the Billboard Music Awards, it may be time to reassess what it means to "pay tribute" to a dead artist (particularly at televised awards shows) and whether or not...
Sunday night's Billboard Music Awards ended with Madonna performing a tribute to Prince, despite the efforts of a Change.org petition to stop her. She sang "Nothing Compares 2 U" (which was written by Prince), wearing a purple suit and carrying a cane, and was later joined onstage by Stevie Wonder, who sang "Purple Rain" with her. Show More Summary
The 2016 Billboard Music Awards saw wins by Adele, The Weekend, Rihanna and Justin Bieber last night as well the Go-Gos reuniting and as an emotional tribute to Prince by Madonna and Stevie Wonder. Airing live across the country for the first time, the Las Vegas-hosted ceremony drew a 6.1/10 in metered market results. Show More Summary
Last night’s Billboard Music Awards had plenty of performances— Britney Spears, Rihanna, Kesha — but perhaps this morning’s most talked-about goes to Madonna and Stevie Wonder’s tribute to the late Prince. The performance isn’t available to embed here, but it was a fairly low-key affair, with Madonna trying hard to hit the notes on “Nothing […]
The Madonna-led Prince tribute was among the highlights at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards, with the singer performing "Nothing Compares 2 U" before Stevie Wonder joined her onstage for "Purple Rain." It was a moving, elegant and – compared to the Grammys' David Bowie tribute – simple homage to the late singer, but not everyone...
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Two icons celebrated a fallen peer at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday when Madonna and Stevie Wonder paid tribute to Prince with versions of "Nothing Compares 2 U" and "Purple Rain." The performance, which concluded a broadcast that featured a volume of lip-syncing likely to have perturbed...
Madonna paid tribute to Prince during the Billboard Music Awards last night and it seems ‘Black Twitter’ is NOT HAPPY! The pop star covered the legendary icon’s “Nothing Compares 2 U” before being joined by Stevie Wonder onstage forShow More Summary
At the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, Madonna gave a touching tribute to Prince with help from another towering musical icon, Stevie Wonder. As the arena shined in purple, Madonna came on the stage dressed in purple and sitting on...Show More Summary
Love was in the air at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards, as Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton took to the stage for a memorable duet. But sadness was also in the air because Madonna teamed up with Stevie Wonder to pay tribute to Prince. Sexiness? Britney Spears had it covered. Show More Summary
"Yeah, we saw that. Don't Worry. We Got You."
The Billboard Music Awards ceremony was held last night, and saw Adele and The Weeknd take turns taking the stage to accept most of the awards. It also featured Madonna’s tribute to the late, great Prince, of which few details had been made available. Show More Summary
On Sunday evening, there was this music event called the Billboard Music Awards where lots of musicians got together in nice/weird outfits. An Epic Moment for Me to sing in honor of Prince with Stevie Wonder????????????????????. #luckiestgirlintheworld...Show More Summary