Kendrick Lamar

NEW YORK | Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar, SZA score Oscar music nods

NEW YORK—Jan 22, 2019— Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar and SZA’s Top 10 pop hits are nominated for best original song at the Academy Awards. Gaga’s “Shallow” from “A Star is Born,” co-written by Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando and Andrew Wyatt, is up for the prize, while Lamar and SZA’s “All the Stars” from “Black Panther” … Continue reading NEW YORK | Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar, SZA score Oscar music nods

NEW YORK | Grammys performers: Cardi B, Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monae

NEW YORK—Jan 17, 2019—Album of the year nominees Cardi B, Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monae and Post Malone will perform at next month’s Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced Thursday that Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello and Dan + Shay will also hit the stage at the Feb. 10 event. The Grammys will air live on CBS … Continue reading NEW YORK | Grammys performers: Cardi B, Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monae

NEW YORK | Alicia Keys to host Grammy Awards next month

NEW YORK— Jan 15, 2019— Alicia Keys usually attends the Grammys, but this year she’ll be there as a host. The Recording Academy announced Tuesday that the R&B star will host the Feb. 10 show for the first time. The Grammys will air live on CBS from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Keys has … Continue reading NEW YORK | Alicia Keys to host Grammy Awards next month

NEW YORK | Rise up: Female voices take center stage at Grammys

NEW YORK — After being nearly muted at this year’s ceremony, the 2019 Grammys are shaping up to be the year of the woman, with powerful female voices representing the majority in two of the top categories. Kacey Musgraves, H.E.R. and Janelle Monae, performers who play instruments, write or co-write all of their songs and … Continue reading NEW YORK | Rise up: Female voices take center stage at Grammys

NEW YORK | The Latest: Kendrick Lamar leads all Grammy nominees with 8

NEW YORK  — The Latest on the announcement of nominees for the 61st annual Grammy Awards (all times local): 8:45 a.m. Kendrick Lamar is the king of the Grammys: He’s the lead nominee with eight. Thanks to curating the soundtrack to “Black Panther,” Lamar earned nominations that include album, song and record of the year. … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Kendrick Lamar leads all Grammy nominees with 8

LOS ANGELES | Kendrick Lamar, Cooper and Lady Gaga earn Golden Globe nods

LOS ANGELES  — The Golden Globe nominations recognized Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s talents as actors, but Thursday’s announcement also came with a nod for their soulful duet “Shallow” from “A Star is Born.” They join an impressive roster of music stars who earned Globe nominations Thursday, including Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Dolly Parton, Annie Lennox … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Kendrick Lamar, Cooper and Lady Gaga earn Golden Globe nods

NEW YORK | Review: MTV VMAs was a shocking event, for the wrong reasons

NEW YORK  — With most of music industry’s top acts absent — from Beyonce to Bruno Mars — the MTV Video Music Awards lacked star power and felt flat, and some of the winners turned heads — for the wrong reasons. Exhibit A: Camila Cabello beat out Drake, Mars, Cardi B, Ariana Grande and Post … Continue reading NEW YORK | Review: MTV VMAs was a shocking event, for the wrong reasons