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  • Nile Rodgers to be honored
    Nile Rodgers to be honored during GRAMMY Week
    The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers Wing® will celebrate its eighth annual GRAMMY® Week event honoring three-time GRAMMY winner Nile Rodgers for his commitment to excellence and ongoing support for the art and craft of...
  • Tony Bennett’s daughter Antonia up for first round Grammy nomination with ‘Embrace Me’
    Like father, like daughter: Antonia Bennett up for first round Grammy nomination
    Antonia’s got the gift. She has good time. She sings in tune. She has a good spontaneous feeling for phrasing. And that is something that you either got it or you haven’t got it. There’s no way that you can teach that to somebody...
  • Grammy-nominated Boney James starts up Summer Smooth Jazz Series
    Grammy-nominated Boney James tops Summer Smooth Jazz Series
    For a while there, it looked like Grammy-nominated artist Boney James would never pick up his sax again. Several years ago, he got in a car accident while driving on the L.A. highway. He’s lucky to be alive, but didn’t walk away free...
  • Gospel music impacted by Grammy changes
    GRAMMY Awards changes will impact Gospel/Contemporary Christian categories
    As part of its recent annual spring Board of Trustees meeting, The Recording Academy®'s Trustees approved a number of changes to the GRAMMY Awards® process, including: allowing samples or interpolations of previously written songs in...
  • Joan Osborne
    Grammy Awards cruise to feature Heart, Joan Osborne, Emmylou Harris
    The terms "Grammy Awards" and "Bahamas cruise" have probably never been used in the same sentence before, but that's changing now that the Recording Academy has put together Grammy Festival at Sea: Women Who Rock, which...
  • GRAMMY Festival at Sea has star-studded lineup
    Mindi Abair and Joan Osborne join Grammy Festival at Sea this November
    Grammy-nominated artists Mindi Abair and Joan Osborne are the latest performers added to the lineup for the Grammy Festival at Sea: Women Who Rock, which will set sail Nov. 4 – 8, 2014, in conjunction with Norwegian Cruise Line, the official...
  • Taylor Swift at Grammy Awards
    Taylor Swift: 13 photos at Grammy Awards
    In this article we are showing photos of Taylor Swift, with 13 photos taken at the recent Grammy Awards. As those of you who read our columns on a regular basis will recognize, this popular young Nashville singer, songwriter and entertainer is at...
  • Beyoncé and Jay Z perform at the 56th annual Grammy awards.
    Beyoncé & Jay Z coming to a stadium near you?
    According to Page Six reports on April 15, the first couple of hip-hop will embark on a 20 – stadium North American tour, starting in June with possible stops in New York on July 4.Rumors are neither confirmed nor denied from their reps.Jay...
  • Florida Grammy Showcase 2014
    Get ready for this year’s Florida Grammy Showcase
    The 2014 Florida Grammy Showcase is Wednesday, April 23 at Firestone Live in downtown Orlando. This showcase, presented by The Recording Academy’s Florida Chapter, serves as the officialFlorida Music Festival (FMF) kickoff event, taking...
  • Schoolboy Q Talks About Upcoming Releases and Hip Hop Culture
    Schoolboy Q defends Macklemore and urges rappers to let it go
    Most of the hip-hop world found it hard to swallow Macklemore’s Best Rap Album Grammy. In the midst of chart-topping albums from Kendrick Lamar, Drake and Kanye West, it was hard to imagine a hip-hop environment where Macklemore reigned...
  • Lady Antebellum performs
    Lady Antebellum to receive award for charity work
    Lady Antebellum will soon be able to add another award to their list of accolades, but this time, the honor isn’t solely for their musical talents. The band shared via their website on March 7 that they have been named as the winner of the...
  • Pharrell Williams and His Vivienne Westwood Hat
    Want Pharrell Williams Hat? His eBay Auction Ends Sunday
    Pharrell Williams has partnered with eBay to auction off his iconic Vivienne Westwood hat worn at this year’s Grammy Awards with proceeds going to his non-profit foundation From One Hand To Another(FOHTA).Current bidding on the eBay auction...
  • GRAMMY Festival at Sea: Women Who Rock!
    The Recording Academy announces first ever 'GRAMMY® Music Festival at Sea'
    Although the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards have come and gone,The Recording Academy has partnered with travel company, Sixthman and Norwegian Cruise Line to bring you the first everGRAMMY Festival at Sea. Sailing out of Miami from November 4 - 8, 2014...
  • LL Cool J- Main Chick Remix
    LL Cool J Featured On Kid Ink Remix
    Fresh off of hosting the GRAMMYs and taking part in the Beatles’ 50th anniversary GRAMMYs special, LL Cool J is back to doing what he does best- making music.His 2013 independently released, ‘Authentic,’ was a huge success, and...
  • See the Grammy and Tony award-winning musical, 'Spring Awakening' make its debut at the Company Theatre of Norwell Friday, February 19 through Sunday, March 2!
    'Spring Awakening' makes its theatrical debut at The Company Theatre February 21
    On the heels of the Tony award-winning production of ‘Rent: School Edition,’ performed by the Academy of the Company Theatre’s Teen Conservatory, Tony award-winning, pop-rock musical ‘Spring Awakening’ makes its...