Tag Archives: Recording Academy

The Band Perry, Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, and John Legend at the GRAMMY®

Current 57th GRAMMY® nominees The Band Perry, Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, and John Legend have been added to the list of performers for “Stevie Wonder: Songs In The Key Of Life — An All-Star GRAMMY Salute.” They join previously announced performers Janelle Monáe, Ed Sheeran, and Usher. The primetime special,[...]

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[...]

Antonio “L.A.” Reid to receive the President’s Merit Award by the Recording Academy

Clive Davis and The Recording Academy® will present the annual Pre-GRAMMY® Gala on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., the evening before the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards® ( www.grammy.com ). Sponsored by Harman, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Hyundai, and MasterCard Worldwide, this exclusive, star-studded[...]

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards® to Serve Only Wines Sealed with Natural Cork

HollywoodNews.com: For the second consecutive year, natural cork will be in the spotlight at the GRAMMY Awards.® Maintaining its commitment to sustainability, the 54th GRAMMY Awards will host two events featuring wines sealed exclusively with natural cork and will recycle the closures. Natural cork is biodegradable, recyclable and sustainable,[...]

Kenny Loggins, OneRepublic to Perform at 2012 GRAMMY Celebration

HollywoodNews.com: Two-time GRAMMY® winner Kenny Loggins ; GRAMMY- nominated band OneRepublic fronted by lead singer Ryan Tedder , who is currently nominated for two GRAMMY Awards; and DJ Michelle Pesce are scheduled to perform at the 2012 GRAMMY Celebration® — The Recording Academy®’s official after-party. Additionally, in the celebration’s MasterCard[...]

Grammy deadline approaches: albums to vote for

HollywoodNews.com: Oh, the agony of the Grammy Awards. The deadline for membership voting in the Recording Academy is coming up this Friday. Members of the Academy are winnowing down zillions of entries into five slots per category for things like Album, Song, and Record of the Year in general, rock,[...]

James Cameron, OK GO to be honored by Producers Guild of America

HollywoodNews.com: The Producers Guild of America has announced the 2010 “Digital 25: Visionaries, Innovators and Producers,” an honor which recognizes individuals and teams that have made the most significant contributions to the advancement of digital entertainment and storytelling over the past year. The recipients will be honored at an[...]

Grammy rules change for Lady Gaga

HollywoodNews.com: Lady Gaga continues her global takeover with the news that her exclusion from the Best New Artist Category in last year’s Grammy’s based on a technicality is now rendered invalid, since the Recording Academy has changed its rules in response, RTT News reports. As of last year, anyone already nominated[...]

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[...]