Tag Archives: National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences

Jennifer Hudson to be honored for her artistic achievements and generosity as a philanthropist

The Recording Academy ® — the organization internationally known for the GRAMMY Awards®— will present its 2013 GRAMMYs on the Hill ® Awards in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, April 17 at the Hamilton . Known as “Washington’s most interesting mix of music and politics,” the event will honor GRAMMY® and[...]

GRAMMY® Live Returns Exclusive Online and Mobile Streaming from Backstage, Red Carpet

The Recording Academy® and CBS will launch GRAMMY® Live, bringing music fans around the globe three days of unprecedented, multiplatform access to all the VIP and backstage events leading up to and throughout THE 55TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS ® . GRAMMY Live will begin Friday, Feb. 8 , at 2:00[...]

Grammys voting fairness called into question

hollywoodnews.com: Music executive Steve Stoute named names today in a scathing open letter to the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, which he published in the New York Times in a full page ad. Using last week’s Grammy Awards as a springboard, the industry veteran cited[...]

Julie Andrews, Dolly Parton & Ramones

By Gold Derby News Desk hollywoodnews.com: On Wednesday, NARAS announced the seven recipients of lifetime achievement Grammy Awards — Julie Andrews, Roy Haynes, Juilliard String Quartet, the Kingston Trio, Dolly Parton, the Ramones, and George Beverly Shea. The Trustees of the recording academy are honoring Al Bell, Wilma Cozart Fine and[...]

L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center, GLAAD outraged by Buju Banton Nomination

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29, 2010–In a full page ad in today’s special Grammy-edition of Variety, more than 20 progressive organizations, lead by the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) and the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center, have called on the head of The Recording Academy to use Sunday night’s[...]