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Incoming Grammy Chief Promises to ‘Bring New Perspective’ to Embattled Organization

Just minutes after her appointment as the new president and CEO of the Recording Academy was announced, Deborah Dugan joined several journalists on the phone for a quick Q&A. She was just officially announced and she doesn’t start until August 1 so her answers were inevitably light on detail, but as expected from her track […]
Tags: News, Grammy Awards, Recording Academy, Neil Portnow, Deborah Dugan, Embattled Organization


It’s Official: Deborah Dugan Named President/CEO of Recording Academy

It’s official: The Recording Academy Board of Trustees has appointed Deborah Dugan as the next President/CEO of the Recording Academy, the society of performers, musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers, and all music professionals, and the organization behind the annual Grammy Awards. Variety reported last month that Dugan had been elected by the board. The appointment was […]
Tags: News, Grammy Awards, Recording Academy, Dugan, Deborah Dugan, Recording Academy Board of Trustees


Who Is Deborah Dugan, the New Boss of the Recording Academy?

When news leaked late Friday that outgoing Recording Academy president/CEO Neil Portnow will be replaced by (RED) CEO Deborah Dugan, the reaction for many may have been, “Who?” — largely because her name was not among the couple dozen more-predictable potential candidates speculated by insiders. But the veteran executive, who was voted upon by the […]
Tags: News, Grammy Awards, Recording Academy, Neil Portnow, Deborah Dugan


Ken Ehrlich: Behind the Scenes With Grammys’ Wizard

For someone who already had a reputation as the hardest-working TV music producer in show business, Ken Ehrlich has lately taken it up a notch. Since last fall, on top of his usual Grammy Awards duties, he’s been at the helm for three other prime-time specials — an homage to Elvis Presley’s ’68 Comeback Special […]
Tags: News, Elvis Presley, Grammy Awards, Ken Ehrlich, Music for Screens


New Recording Academy Chief Elected, but Result Remains Secret

The Recording Academy’s Board of Trustees last week met with and voted upon candidates to succeed outgoing chairman/president Neil Portnow — however, the vote was a silent ballot and few people will be informed of the result until a contract is signed, a source close to the situation tells Variety. No time frame was given […]
Tags: News, Grammy Awards, Recording Academy, Neil Portnow, Recording Academy 's Board of Trustees


Grammy Eligibility Year to Close One Month Early for 2020 Awards

The eligibility year for the 2020 Grammy Awards will close on Aug. 31, one month earlier than usual, the Recording Academy announced today in a letter to members. The change is due to next year’s telecast taking place on Jan. 26, around two weeks earlier than usual (although the 2018 awards took place on Jan. […]
Tags: News, Grammy Awards, Recording Academy


Jackie Shane, Transgender Pioneer of 1960s Soul Music, Dies at 78

Ms. Shane grew up black and transgender in the Jim Crow South, became a star in Canada, then left the stage, returning in 2017 with a Grammy-nominated album.
Tags: Music, News, Canada, Grammy Awards, Blacks, Shane, Jim Crow South, Homosexuality and Bisexuality, Transgender and Transsexuals, Deaths (Obituaries, Nashville (Tenn, Toronto (Ontario, Jackie (1940-, Jackie Shane Transgender Pioneer


Kacey Musgraves on Celebrating Her Grammys With Mick Jagger and a Chicken Sandwich

The country singer-songwriter reflects on winning four awards last week, including album of the year for “Golden Hour.”
Tags: Country Music, Kacey Musgraves, News, Mick Jagger, Grammy Awards, Kacey, Musgraves, Pop and Rock Music, Golden Hour (Album


Boston Tech Watch: Student Loans, Google in Kendall Square & More

General Electric may have backed off its plans for Boston, but at least it’s not leaving town. A student loan startup in Boston eyes help from Capitol Hill. Deals, fundings, and founders moving on. The week in Boston tech is here:—A bill introduced this week in Congress could provide a boost to local student debt startup Gradifi, which helps employers contribute to its workers’ college loans. The bill, put before the Senate this week and introduced in the House earlier this month, allows employ...
Tags: Google, Deals, Startups, Electric Vehicle, Ge, Congress, Senate, Boston, San Francisco, Trends, Mit, House, Cambridge, Silicon Valley, Accenture, General Electric


These Are the 14 Beauty Products That Made it to the $30,000 Grammys Gift Bag

"Shut the front door" is rarely a phrase we use in general conversation, but after hearing how much a Grammys guest gift bag is worth, we think this is an acceptable use of Amy Squirrel's punchy line. Each Grammys guests that presented or performed left the ceremony with gifts worth a total of $30,000. Included in that sweat-inducing amount is gift cards, vacations, and beauty products - lots and lots of beauty products. If you want some gift ideas, or just care to gawk at a bunch of goodies, k...
Tags: Beauty, Grammy Awards, Cardi, Beauty Products, Celebrity Beauty, Award Season, Luxury Beauty, Amy Squirrel


2 BTS Members Arrived at the Grammys With Pastel Hair, and BRB, I'm Calling My Colorist

It's no secret that the guys of BTS love experimenting with their hair, but two members truly made waves on the Grammys red carpet. Park Jimin rolled up with lavender hair while Kim Taehyung wore a mint green look. We've been seeing tons of pastel hair inspiration on Instagram, but this award show appearance was exactly what we needed to try the look ourselves. Make sure to check out every angle of BTS's red carpet arrival, then shop some affordable pastel hair dyes for yourself. Spring is aroun...
Tags: Beauty, Hair, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Bts, Red Carpet, Hair Dye, Beauty Products, Beauty Shopping, Award Season, Jimin, Kim Taehyung


From Kacey Musgraves to Cardi B, Here’s Where to Stream Grammy-Winning Albums

Some of Sunday night’s big Grammy winners are still reaping the rewards less than 24 hours later. Winning artists and their albums typically see a sizable sales bump in the days immediately following the show, and as of press time, “Album of the Year” winner Kacey Musgraves was sitting at No. 1 on the iTunes […]
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, News, Grammy Awards, Cardi B, Cardi, Brandi Carlile, VarietySpy


Alicia Keys Wore This Hair Wrap at the Grammys, and We Can't Stop Thinking About It

Even though Alicia Keys was at the Grammys as a host, she won the night with her five mind-blowingly sexy outfits. Keys opened the show in a teal Oscar de la Renta jumpsuit, accessorized with a floral-printed Emilio Pucci scarf ($645) as a hair wrap. Paired with a fresh face, this small yet bright wrap added a pop of color to the 15-time Grammy Award winner's look. If you're looking for a new statement piece for your wardrobe, consider a hair wrap. Try it on your head, around your neck, or even...
Tags: Beauty, Alicia Keys, Hair, Keys, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Black Women, Scarves, Oscar de la Renta, Beauty Trends, Hair Accessories, Award Season, Emilio Pucci


We Can't Stop Thinking About Alicia Keys's Hair Wrap at the Grammys, So We Found It For You

Even though Alicia Keys was at the Grammys as a host, she won the night with her five mind-blowingly sexy outfits. Keys opened the show in a teal Oscar de la Renta jumpsuit, accessorized with a floral-printed Emilio Pucci scarf ($645) as a hair wrap. Paired with a fresh face, this small yet bright wrap added a pop of color to the 15-time Grammy Award winner's look. If you're looking for a new statement piece for your wardrobe, consider a hair wrap. Try it on your head, around your neck, or even...
Tags: Beauty, Alicia Keys, Hair, Keys, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Black Women, Scarves, Oscar de la Renta, Beauty Trends, Hair Accessories, Award Season, Emilio Pucci


Alicia Keys and 5 Other Celebrities Who Wore Drugstore Beauty Products to the Grammys

When your favorite stars prepare to walk the red carpet, their talented teams whip out the very best products to get them camera ready. While you might think that means the pros only use the most expensive and exclusive products on the market, that's not always the case, especially at the Grammys. Many celebrities wear hair and makeup items you can pick up at your local drugstore for less than the cost of your lunch. Ahead, you'll see all the celebrities who wore drugstore products on the red ca...
Tags: Beauty, Alicia Keys, Kristen Bell, Grammy Awards, Red Carpet, Beauty Products, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Celebrity Hair, Celebrity Makeup, Beauty Shopping, Beauty Trends, Award Season, Drusgstore Beauty


Someone Please Give Kacey Musgraves an Award For These Iconic Hair Moments

Kacey Musgraves has held many illustrious titles as of late, including - but not limited to - the "gay icon the world needs" and winner of four freakin' Grammy Awards (including the casual "Album of the Year"), but there's one accolade that's way overdue in recognition: best hair. The injustice mustn't go on any longer. Whether it's slicked back in a pin-straight style, teased to the high heavens, or living in all its glory on the 12th day of dry shampoo, Musgraves wears the hell of it - and if...
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, Beauty, Hair, Grammy Awards, Red Carpet, Award Season, Musgraves


Here's How Jennifer Lopez Got That Epic Ponytail at the Grammys

Jennifer Lopez always makes a statement on the red carpet, but her epic long Grammys pony is a look that won't easily be forgotten. The singer arrived with a full ponytail that went all the way down to her butt and was slightly curled at the ends. Celebrity hairstylist Chris Appleton was responsible for the dramatic look and used the Ghd Curve Soft Curl Iron ($199) to curl small sections of hair before brushing it out to get a subtle wave. Check out the gorgeous look ahead. Related: ...
Tags: Beauty, Jennifer Lopez, Hair, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Janelle Monae, Red Carpet, Beauty News, Celebrity Beauty, Celebrity Hair, Celebrity Makeup, Award Season, Chris Appleton


Why the 61st Annual Grammy Awards Telecast Was the Queerest, Fiercest, and the Best Yet

None Even if you didn't watch it, you knew that this year's Grammys were like any other's year's Grammy Award telecast: it was simply far, far too long.Yet that wasn't the only negative to be noted on the ceremony's 61st iteration. This time around, there were far too few awards were given out during the televised portion, several acceptance speech winners were played off (and twice abruptly cut off), one of the night's big winners wasn't even there (Childish Gambino/Donald Glover), and Recordi...
Tags: Feature, Music, Katy Perry, Alicia Keys, Dolly Parton, Smokey Robinson, Michelle Obama, Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Motown records, St. Vincent, James Corden, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Staples Center


These Are the 14 Beauty Products That Made It Into the $30,000 Grammys Gift Bag

"Shut the front door" is rarely a phrase we use in general conversation, but after hearing how much a Grammys guest gift bag is worth, we think this is an acceptable use of Amy Squirrel's punchy line. Each Grammys guests that presented or performed left the ceremony with gifts worth a total of $30,000. Included in that sweat-inducing amount is gift cards, vacations, and beauty products - lots and lots of beauty products. If you want some gift ideas, or just care to gawk at a bunch of goodies, k...
Tags: Beauty, Grammy Awards, Cardi, Beauty Products, Celebrity Beauty, Award Season, Luxury Beauty, Amy Squirrel


Critic’s Notebook: Want to Be Heard During the Grammys? Maybe Stay Home

Ariana Grande skipped the ceremony and made lots of noise, while Drake showed up and had his microphone cut off.
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TV Ratings: Grammy Awards Tick Up in Early Numbers From 2018

The Grammy Awards are up in the early Nielsen ratings compared to 2018. The Sunday awards telecast on CBS nabbed a 12.8 rating in metered market households, up ever so slightly from the 12.7 rating the 2018 telecast drew. Time zone adjusted numbers for the Grammys will be available later on Monday and this post […]
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Here are 5 very queer moments from last night’s Grammy Awards

Pansexual, bisexual and gender fluid rockers owned the night along with jaw-dropping gay fashion and a steamy lesbian-tinged duet.
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Lady Gaga, Grammy Awards, St. Vincent, Janelle Monae, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Ricky Martin, Dua Lipa, Ricky Rebel


Grammys 2019: Cardi B, Lady Gaga and Kacey Musgraves Make It a Year for Women

At a ceremony dominated by female performers and presenters, Musgraves won album of the year for “Golden Hour,” as well as three other awards.
Tags: Music, Country Music, Kacey Musgraves, News, Keys, Grammy Awards, ALICIA, Musgraves, Rap and Hip-Hop, Cardi B Lady Gaga


On the Runway: At the Grammys, Sisters Dressing for Themselves

From Cardi B on the half shell to Michelle Obama in a silver lounge suit and a barefoot Alicia Keys, women were front and center.
Tags: Music, Celebrities, News, Alicia Keys, Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga, Grammy Awards, Cardi, Fashion and apparel, Los Angeles (Calif, Cardi B (1992-, Your-feed-fashion


Behold: Every Glowing Angle of Alicia Keys's Skin at the Grammys

Alicia Keys always looks amazing with no makeup on, but damn, her Grammys looks top her past fresh-faced appearances. While she walked the red carpet without a stitch, her glam team says she did wear a little foundation, blush, and mascara once she hit the stage. Check out all of her beauty looks from the award show ahead.
Tags: Beauty, Alicia Keys, Skin Care, Grammy Awards, Grammys, Skin, Red Carpet, Beauty Trends, Award Season, Celebrity Beauty News


Grammy Awards 2019: Kacey Musgraves Leads a Big Year for Women

At a ceremony dominated by female performers and presenters, Musgraves won album of the year for “Golden Hour,” as well as three other awards.
Tags: Music, Country Music, Kacey Musgraves, News, Keys, Grammy Awards, ALICIA, Musgraves, Rap and Hip-Hop


Grammys 2019: 5 takeaways that everyone will be talking about on Monday

The 61st Annual Grammy Awards took place at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday night and there were several moments that are sure to be buzzed about on Monday. Whether it’s the fashion, the performances, collaborations or show-stealing back-up dancers there were several topics that lit up Twitter and are sure to be discussed among friends and co-workers throughout the week. Here are five buzz worthy moments from this year’s Grammy awards ceremony. Grammys red carpet Grammys 2019 red c...
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2019 Grammy Winners: The Complete List

A list of the winners from the 61st annual Grammy Awards.
Tags: Music, News, Grammy Awards


Grammys 2019: 7 best moments of the show told in GIFs

The 2019 Grammys might be over, but the GIFs will keep on gif’ing. Camila Cabello kicked off the show with a performance featuring an unlikely star who swept everyone away. Host Alicia Keys blessed the audience with a medley while playing two pianos. And the real winners of the night: the big hats and a modern take on shoulder pads. Related: Grammys 2019 red carpet fashion: See photos of the stars’ best and worst looks From memorable moments (looking at you, BTS) to some of the most electric fem...
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