Christian Blauvelt, deputy culture editor at BBC.com, said he wouldn’t be surprised if the Grammys bucked a recent trend and awarded Album of the Year to an album that wasn’t a huge commercial success.
Fun. won two major awards midway through the Sunday night’s telecast, winning song of the year for the transcendent anthem “We Are Young,” featuring Janelle Monae, and best new artist in something of an upset over Frank Ocean.
Early winners included Rihanna, Beyonce, Taylor Swift and Mumford & Sons, one of six top nominees with six nods apiece. Ocean is up for the major awards best new artist, album of the year and record of the year.
The Grammys will be handed out at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Sunday night and will be seen live on CBS.
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards Show takes place on Sunday on CBS – and this year’s show is already boasting a lot of surprises.
The hour-long special, titled “The Grammys Will Go On: A Death in the Family,” is scheduled for Feb. 9, the eve of this year’s music awards.
Music’s biggest night just got bigger. The 55th GRAMMY Awards just revealed their first round of performers, culled heavily from the top four nominations categories. Expect memorable sets by Taylor Swift, fun., Rihanna, Mumford & […]
His debut album, “Channel Orange,” earned multiple nominations for the talented singer/songwriter.
The theme of this year’s nominations could be taken in a number of ways, but when you look at the contenders up for all-powerful Album of the Year category, one thing is certain: it’s the year of the underdogs and the newcomers.
Bruce Springsteen nabbed three GRAMMY nominations Wednesday night, and the song that bears his name got two more. Meanwhile, “Springsteen” — the song by country singer Eric Church that name drops several Bruce classics — was nominated for Best Country Solo Performance and Best Country Song.
Bruce Springsteen & Eric Church ride the Springsteen legend to rock and country recognition by NARAS.
A veteran of the music scene will be joined by a young superstar to host the evening which kicks off the road to music’s biggest night.
Producers of the 54th annual Grammy Awards have created a documentary showing how they adapted to the news of Whitney Houston’s death less than 24 hours before the live telecast.
Grammy winner Mary J. Blige is expected to sing the national anthem at this year’s Kentucky Derby.
Swift earned more than $35 million in 2011, according to the Billboard list released Friday. U2 was second with $32 million. Kenny Chesney, Lady Gaga and Lil Wayne rounded out the top 5.