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Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson performs with Elvis Costello and The Roots from their album, "Wise Up, Ghost," at Brooklyn Bowl on September 16, 2013 in New York City. His late-night TV gig on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" has changed everything for the 43-year-old Thompson, whom Rolling Stone has called "America's band leader," and Time magazine recently anointed the "Coolest Person of the Year."
Grammy-nominated folk artists The Milk Carton Kids & Sarah Jarosz, along with Samson Grisman, Alex Hargreaves and Nathaniel Smith offer a very special evening of collaborative performance in front of one microphone on October 17, 2014 at the Capitol Center for the Arts. This special tour, limited to sixteen shows in October and early November, brings together the artistry of two of acoustic music's most dynamic acts, both of whom again garnered Americana Music Awards nominations this year.
Deadmau5 performs onstage at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The "Ghosts 'N' Stuff" hitmaker registered as a driver with cellphone taxi cab company Uber and drove customers around Toronto, Canada, in his customized Ferrari, which is nicknamed 'Purrari' after its cat-themed artwork.
He's sold more than 300 million records, recorded more than 30 albums and had more than 50 Top 40 singles. Seven straight albums hit No.
Chart-topping artist Christopher Cross returns today with a new album called Secret Ladder. And if he's not showered with Grammy nominations as a result, he says he won't be too worried -- he's already been there, done that.
Ed Sheeran appears to be taking a note from BFF, Taylor Swift, and shaking it off. Sheeran said some not-so-nice things about Miley Cyrus back in February and he is ready to make amends.
This story is about Matthew Blakely of the Blakely Legal Group who represents actors, television producers and athletes, and until recently, was a member of the Recording Academy, which puts on the Grammy Awards each year. Blakely is in the midst of a difficult situation because he sold premium tickets to the 2013 Grammy Awards at the Staples Center for an amount somewhere between $65,000 and $89,500.
The 17-year-old singer-songwriter has already won two Grammy Awards after releasing her studio album Pure Heroine last year. Despite her incredible success, Lorde feels she's often talked down to due to her age.
Gladys Knight is an icon by any standard. With seven Grammy Awards to her name, #1 chartings on numerous charts and over 40 albums to her credit, her name is synonymous with timeless classics.
U2's shock new album will not scoop a single Grammy Award next year because its official release date misses the honors deadline by two weeks. The Irish rockers thrilled fans on Tuesday when they announced a new record, Songs of Innocence, would be given away free to anyone who uses Apple's iTunes music downloading service.
U2 has won more Grammy Awards than any other band in history, 22, but the Irish rockers won't be taking home any trophies next year for their latest album, Songs of Innocence , which currently is being offered for free to everyone who has an iTunes Store account. That's because the record officially won't be released commercially until after the September 30 eligibility date for recordings to be nominated for the 57th annual Grammys, which will be handed out on February 8, 2015.
Kim Kardashian picked up the wrong trophy at the GQ Men of the Year Awards, the reality TV star was handed the wrong award and even posed for photos with it.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:38 am
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