Many memorable moments take place at the Grammy Awards, but Blue Ivy Carter’s ‘shush’ moment toward her famous parents, Jay- Z and Beyoncé, during Camila Cabello’s powerful speech was perhaps this year’s highlight. During an interview with Nick Grimshaw from BBC Radio 1, Cabello shared that she still doesn’t know what
In a break with recent tradition, we actually got through two entire workdays without an open letter calling either for Neil Portnow’s resignation or a complete overhaul of the Recording Academy.
For three solid weeks, the Academy and Portnow, its chief, have weathered a firestorm of criticism — more than a
The time has come for the Recording Academy to recognize songwriters in a more significant way with a Songwriter of the Year award at the Grammys. Songwriters are in many ways the lifeblood and backbone of the music industry but they are still incredibly overlooked at the Grammy Awards. During
In the wake of two separate letters from female music industry executives criticizing the lack of female representation at the Grammy Awards, in the Recording Academy and the music industry as a whole, a group of 38 male executives has issued a similar letter.
While this one does not call for
Embattled Grammy chief Neil Portnow, who is facing calls for his resignation in the wake of an ill-phrased comment that female artists and executives need to “step up” in order to get ahead in the music industry, has pulled out of a Thursday speaking appearance at the Pollstar Live! Conference
Several female heavyweights in the music industry fired off a letter to the Recording Academy, saying it was “woefully out of touch with today’s music, the music business, and even more significantly, society” after only one woman, Alessia Cara, won a solo award on this year’s Grammy Awards broadcast.
The joint letter,
The weekend provided no reprieve for Grammy chief Neil Portnow as Fiona Apple lambasted his twice-walked-back comment that female artists need to “step up” with a rebuke of her own — in the form of a T-shirt that says “Kneel, Portnow.”
The outspoken singer wore the shirt while making a guest appearance
In the wake of Recording Academy chief Neil Portnow’s ill-worded comments after the Grammy Awards Sunday night — in which he said female artists and executives need to “step up” — and a low number of female nominees and winners, the Academy has announced a new initiative that aims to
Chrissy Teigen's maternity style has been one for the books. The model walked the red carpet alongside her husband, John Legend, at Clive Davis's pre-Grammys gala in New York. For the star-studded event, Chrissy wore a custom cream gown by Jonathan Simkhai. Her stunning off-the-shoulder dress featured sheer sleeves and
Susan Monaghan was in the right place at the right time.
In an interview with the Boston Globe, the New Jersey resident recounted the story behind the now-viral photo of her surprised reaction to seeing Beyoncé and JAY-Z in a hallway of the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, where Clive
On Sunday, the biggest names in music celebrated the 60th Annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden, and there were a lot of amazing moments throughout the night. While we were in awe of numerous performances and looks on the red carpet, it was newcomer Khalid who stood
The president and CEO of the organization that runs the Grammys is kinda-sorta apologizing for saying female artists need to “step up” if they want to win more awards (or, for that matter, get more than an average of 9 percent of Grammy nominations).
Recording Academy boss Neil Portnow
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Alessia Cara is defending her win as the Recording Academy’s best new artist.
The 21-year-old singer, who was the only woman to take home a top award at Sunday’s 2018 Grammy Awards, posted a passionate note on Instagram Monday as online haters questioned why she won the best
Can you imagine what it would be like to just casually bump into Beyoncé and JAY-Z at a hotel? No? Neither can we, but that's exactly what happened to one lucky lady in NYC on Saturday night. After stepping out for the annual Roc Nation brunch, the couple
Rihanna is one award show away from bringing along a personal bartender wherever she goes. After sipping from a bedazzled flask at the 2017 Grammy Awards, the singer was seen at this year's show relaxing with best friend Melissa Forde, who also happened to be holding two red
After a fun-filled night at the Grammys on Sunday, Rihanna ended things on a high note by hitting the town with her man, Hassan Jameel. The "Loyalty" singer, who took home best rap performance with Kendrick Lamar, attended an after party in NYC with her billionaire boyfriend until
Between the bold pantsuits, the voluminous ballgowns, and the statement-making white roses, the 2018 Grammys red carpet was a show of its own. Thankfully, though, the fun didn't end there! Once inside, a few stars changed into their stage outfits, giving us plenty more to look at. From Rihanna's sexy
Little miss Blue Ivy Carter had one hell of a night at Sunday's Grammys. Not only did she make her presence known during the star-studded ceremony, but she was even spotted sushing her parents for their overly enthusiastic clapping. Because of her adorable antics and undeniable cuteness, Blue
While everyone was talking about Bruno Mars and Jessica Caban's rare appearance at the 2018 Grammy Awards, we couldn't help but notice how some stars took advantage of the eventful night to spend some quality mother-daughter time. Pink showed up with her 6-year-old daughter Willow in fluffy feathered
Ed Sheeran might have been one of the big winners at the Grammy Awards 2018 - but the flame-haired singer was a notable absentee.
After the chart-topper's name was read out to collect prestigious gongs including best pop vocal album category and best solo performance for number one single
Count Pink among those who strongly disagree with Recording Academy president Neil Portnow’s belief that women in music need to “step up.”
After Sunday’s Grammys were dominated by men (Alessia Cara’s win for Best New Artist was the sole major award given to a woman), Portnow had a controversial response to
Beyoncé's one of the stars we always watch out for during award season. Aside from her notable career and personal accomplishments, the singer has a fierce presence that can be felt whenever she arrives on the scene. Over time, as Beyoncé has cemented her status as one of the It
Iskra Lawrence is truly making this award season her b*tch. Just one week after casually wearing her leg-baring SAG Awards dress to In-N-Out, the model had yet another epic style moment at the Grammys. Iskra dressed to the nines for an afterparty wearing a sparkly jumpsuit that easily could've made
Blue Ivy is a boss! The sassy and adorable 6-year-old was the center of attention at the Grammys on Sunday night, and it wasn't just because she was sitting between her famous parents. After shushing Beyoncé and JAY-Z for their overeager clapping and entertaining fans with her epic
Thanks to the genius collaboration of Lorde and Jack Antonoff, we were blessed with Lorde's Melodrama in 2017 and some of us (read: me) are still not over that beautiful album. Antonoff joined Lorde as a co-writer and co-producer on her record, creating the Grammy-nominated album we know
Heidi Klum might have put on a racy display on the red carpet at the Grammy Awards in New York last night, but when she returned to her hotel she wasn't finished flashing the flesh.
The ageless beauty removed her dress - but kept her sexy stilettos on -
John Legend and Chrissy Teigen were over-the-top adorable at the Grammys on Sunday night. The couple, who are currently expecting their second child, looked so in love as they posed on the red carpet together. Aside from flashing big smiles as they walked hand in hand, the parents
With award season in full swing, more celebrities are one step closer to joining Hollywood's most prestigious club. The EGOT — an acronym for Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony — is Hollywood's grand slam of awards, and only a handful of celebrities (like Audrey Hepburn, Whoopi Goldberg, and
Beyoncé's mini me is becoming quite the Grammys regular. Blue Ivy Carter first attended the award show in 2015, when she was snapped greeting friends like Rihanna. She's since taken part in a star-studded Carpool Karaoke session in 2017 and instantly won this year's show when she shushed
Pink had the best night at the Grammys. She posed with her whole family on the red carpet, introduced her 6-year-old daughter Willow to Rihanna, and even performed barefoot in comfortable clothes, but the 38-year-old singer absolutely wasn't going to let a loss ruin her night. Following the