Grammy Awards

Nielsen’s top programs for Feb. 4-10

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Feb. 4-10. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. “The Grammy Awards,” CBS, 19.88 million. “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS, 14.16 million. “Young Sheldon,” CBS, 12.14 million. “State of the Union,” Fox News, 11.29 million. “State of the Union Analysis” (10:30-10:38 p.m. ET), Fox News, 10.72 million. “America’s … Continue reading Nielsen’s top programs for Feb. 4-10

LOS ANGELES | Rap artists, women take center stage at Grammys

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rap artists and women have both felt shunned by the Grammy Awards in recent years. But this year, they took center stage. Childish Gambino’s disturbing look at race relations, “This is America,” won record and song of the year on Sunday’s telecast. It was the first time a rap-based song won … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Rap artists, women take center stage at Grammys

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Ariana Grande wins first Grammy Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 61st annual Grammy Awards, which are being presented Sunday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Ariana Grande, who this week publicly clashed with a Grammys producer, has won her first Grammy Award. Grande won Sunday for best pop vocal album for her … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Ariana Grande wins first Grammy Award

NEW YORK | Lady Gaga to launch Las Vegas residency in December

NEW YORK — Lady Gaga is heading to Las Vegas for a residency in December and offering fans two kinds of shows. The singer announced Tuesday that she will kick off the first of 27 performances at the Park Theater on Dec. 28. “Lady Gaga Enigma” will highlight the pop star’s biggest and upbeat hits, … Continue reading NEW YORK | Lady Gaga to launch Las Vegas residency in December

NEW YORK | Grammy Awards to air on CBS from Los Angeles on Feb. 10

NEW YORK — The 61st annual Grammy Awards will return to Los Angeles and air on CBS on Feb. 10, 2019. The Recording Academy announced Tuesday that the show will take place at the Staples Center. Nominations for the 84 categories will be announced on Dec. 5. Songs and albums eligible must be released between … Continue reading NEW YORK | Grammy Awards to air on CBS from Los Angeles on Feb. 10

NEW YORK | Grammys to increase nominees in top categories from 5 to 8

NEW YORK (AP) — The Grammy Awards are extending the number of nominees in its top categories from five to eight. The Recording Academy told its members in a letter released Tuesday that the nominee increase “will better reflect the large number of entries in these categories and allow voters greater flexibility when selecting this … Continue reading NEW YORK | Grammys to increase nominees in top categories from 5 to 8

Vince Gill defends Grammys on female representation

NEW YORK  /February 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Vince Gill defended the Recording Academy over the criticism that female artists were underrepresented at this year’s Grammy Awards. Gill said it is “impossible” to not leave someone off the list in a given year. “I look at it kind of trying to see the whole field, you … Continue reading Vince Gill defends Grammys on female representation

Bruno Mars crashes rap’s big party at the Grammys

NEW YORK/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Grammy Awards seemed poised to make this a triumphant year for rap at music’s showcase event — until Bruno Mars crashed the party. The song-and-dance man from Hawaii won all six awards he was nominated for on Sunday night, including the three most prestigious Grammys for song (“That’s What I … Continue reading Bruno Mars crashes rap’s big party at the Grammys