Grammy

NEW YORK | Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter Roy Hargrove dies at age 49

NEW YORK — Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter Roy Hargrove has died at age 49. Manager Larry Clothier released a statement saying Hargrove died Friday in New York from cardiac arrest stemming from a longtime fight with kidney disease. Hargrove was a prolific player who provided his jazz sounds to records across a range of styles. He … Continue reading NEW YORK | Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter Roy Hargrove dies at age 49

NEW YORK  | Bruce Springsteen surprises audience at Billy Joel concert

NEW YORK  — Bruce Springsteen propped himself on top of Billy Joel’s piano to sing a duet with The Piano Man, who was celebrating his 100th concert at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night. Joel told the energetic crowd he had a guest coming onstage who has won a Grammy, Oscar and Tony. Springsteen emerged, … Continue reading NEW YORK  | Bruce Springsteen surprises audience at Billy Joel concert

NEW YORK | John Legend, Bruno Mars, Ricky Martin get Emmy nods

NEW YORK — Music stars in competition for Emmys this year include John Legend, Bruno Mars, Sara Bareilles and Ricky Martin. Legend and Bareilles each earned acting nods for their roles in NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert.” Mars, an 11-time Grammy winner, earned a nomination for outstanding music direction for his first TV … Continue reading NEW YORK | John Legend, Bruno Mars, Ricky Martin get Emmy nods

T.I. helps mothers with last-minute Christmas shopping

ATLANTA /December 26,2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —Rapper T.I. spent Christmas eve spreading holiday cheer among some single mothers, helping them with their last-minute shopping for gifts. In a video T.I. posted on social media, the Grammy-winning artist entered an Atlanta-area Target on Sunday and called for all single mothers present to follow him. He strolled through the … Continue reading T.I. helps mothers with last-minute Christmas shopping

Could Beyonce finally win album of the year at the Grammys?

LOS ANGELES (AP)(STL.News) — There are few things Beyonce has not conquered, and the Grammy for album of the year is one of them. For the third time, Beyonce is nominated for the coveted trophy, an award given to few R&B-based performers and only two hip-hop acts in the Grammy’s 59-year history. She was nominated … Continue reading Could Beyonce finally win album of the year at the Grammys?