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Women of Grammys strike back after controversy

8 months, 16 days ago
NEW YORK: New Zealand pop prodigy Lorde has thanked her fans for supporting female musicians, as artists hit back amid controversy that the Grammy Awards neglected women -- a spat fueled by comments from the Recording Academy's president…

Bruno Mars surprises with Grammy sweep

8 months, 18 days ago
NEW YORK: Bruno Mars, who has revived retro funk and R&B for a new generation, on Sunday swept the Grammy Awards in a surprise snub for the hip-hop world, which had hoped for a major breakthrough on the music industry's biggest night.…

Rap mogul Jay-Z leads Grammys race with eight nods

10 months, 18 days ago
NEW YORK: Jay-Z led Grammy nominations Tuesday with eight nods, followed closely by fellow rapper Kendrick Lamar with seven, in a striking embrace of hip-hop for the music industry's top prizes. Jay-Z, who had never before been nominated…

Adele wins big at Grammys with five awards

1 year, 8 months ago
LOS ANGELES: Adele on Sunday triumphed once again at the Grammys with five awards for her latest blockbuster album of ballads, but she paid glowing tribute to her rival Beyonce, calling her an idol. The English balladeer swept up the top…

Facebook to develop app for television set-top boxes: WSJ

1 year, 8 months ago
WASHINGTON: Facebook is creating an app for television set-top boxes, including Apple's Apple TV, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The world's biggest online social network is also in discussions…

Beyonce, Adele lead Grammy Awards nominations

1 year, 10 months ago
NEW YORK:Pop diva Beyonce on Tuesday led nominations for next year's Grammy Awards but faced tough competition from fellow chart-topping artists including Adele. Beyonce received nods in nine categories for the music industry's biggest…

A brief profile of Eminem

3 years, 8 months ago
Marshall Bruce Mathers 2, better known to the world as stage artist/rapper Eminem is an astoundingly successful artist. As a caucasian, it is extremely surprising at the level of recognition he has received given the fact that rap music is…

Madonna, AC/DC to play Grammys ceremony

3 years, 9 months ago
NEW YORK: Pop icon Madonna and veteran hard rockers AC/DC will join younger stars in performing at the Grammys on February 8, organizers of the music industry's premier awards show announced Tuesday.

Sam Smith, Beyonce, Pharrell lead Grammys with six nods each

3 years, 10 months ago
LOS ANGELES: British soul-pop artist Sam Smith, R&B star Beyonce and singer-producer Pharrell Williams led artists with six Grammy nominations each, including nods for the top prize of Album of the Year, the Recording Academy said…