Tag Archives: Grammy’s

Grammys To Remove The Word ‘Urban’ From Two Categories

Grammys Responds

Changes are coming to the 63rd Grammy Awards, The Recording Academy announced on Wednesday. The changes, which will take effect immediately, and includes most noticeably the absence of the word “urban” in two of the award show’s categories. Best Urban Contemporary Album has been renamed Best Progressive R&B Album, “to …

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Recording Academy Officially Fires Deborah Dugan as President/CEO

Deborah Dugan officially fired

by @kaylabrantley Deborah Dugan has officially been fired as president and CEO of the Recording Academy, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The decision was announced on Monday after Dugan was placed on administrative leave in January when she accused the Grammy Awards of being rigged and claimed to have been …

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Grammys Interim CEO Says Deborah Dugan Tried To Extort Academy Out Of Millions After Misconduct Allegations

Deborah Dugan Talks Grammys

The Recording Academy’s Interim CEO and President Harvey Mason has released a statement in response to Deborah Dugan’s threats to expose the academy after she was accused of misconduct. Last week, news broke that The Recording Academy’s previous CEO and president, Dugan, was placed on “administrative leave” following a misconduct …

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Alicia Keys Returns To Host 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards

Alicia Keys for Grammys

It’s official! Singer/Songwriter Alicia Keys will be returning to host the 2020 GRAMMY Awards. “At first, I did think last year was a one-time thing, but when the opportunity came back around, there was no question about returning as host,” said Alicia. Keys is a 15-time GRAMMY winner, and after …

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Dr. Dre Will Receive A Grammy For His Iconic Production Work

Dr Dre To Get a new grammy

According to Billboard, Dr. Dre is receiving a Grammy for his longstanding career as a legendary producer. The super producer has won a grand total of six Grammys, including three that were for producing or engineering. The special tribute from the Recording Academy’s Producers & Engineers Wing will be on …

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Jennifer Lopez To Take The Stage For Motown Tribute at Grammy Awards

Jennifer Lopez has been summoned to serenade the execs and bigwigs of Motown Records as part of the 61st annual Grammy Award’s celebration of the label’s 60th anniversary.  According to Rap-Up, CBS announced the news on Monday with a commercial promoting the two-time Grammy-nominated artist, who will join the likes …

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