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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[...]

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[...]

Grammys remembered by performances, not awards

The Grammy Awards have become more about the performances over the years, rather than the recognition of the actual awards. This is not to say that the awards are invaluable, but at the end of the day the only thing that people remember are the performances. This year the Grammy’s[...]