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GRAMMYS Will Now Allow Samples, Interpolations in All Song Categories

The GRAMMYS have just changed the game, at least in relation to what songs can be nominated for awards.

06/12/2014

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Pharrell’s Hat Purchased by Arby’s Restaurant For Charity

Thus closes the meme circle, and may we all return to a world where hats are just hats, no matter the goof level.

03/03/2014

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Drake Calls Macklemore’s Apology Text to Kendrick Lamar ‘Wack as F***’

Drake is calling out Macklemore for, what he believes, was a not-so-convincing apology text to Kendrick in regards to his Best Rap Album win.

02/12/2014

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FAQ: Why Do People Hate Macklemore?

Why is the guy who swept all the rap categories at the GRAMMYs hated by rap fans? How can a guy who wrote a song about marriage equality be hated by those who also support gay marriage? We’ve got some answers.

01/31/2014

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Making a Case for Daft Punk’s ‘Random Access Memories’ as GRAMMY Album of the Year

In our Inside Album of the Year mini-documentary on Random Access Memories, we made a case for not only Daft Punk’s win last night, but also acknowledged the influential role they’ve played in music across numerous genres throughout their comparatively brief history.

01/27/2014

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Kendrick Lamar, Imagine Dragons Team Up for ‘Radioactive’ Remix

Two-and-a-half minutes into the track, Lamar enters rapping about martians, tater tots and wanting to be the first rapper on Mars.

01/27/2014

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Macklemore Apologizes to Kendrick Lamar for Winning Rap GRAMMY

“You got robbed. I wanted you to win. It’s weird and sucks that I robbed you.”

01/27/2014

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Behind the Scenes at the 2014 GRAMMYS with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Daft Punk, Kacey Musgraves & More

What goes on behind the scenes at the GRAMMYs? Hear what winners such as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Nile Rodgers, Kacey Musgraves, Darius Rucker & more had to say, and find out which artist brought the press room to tears.

01/27/2014

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2014 GRAMMY Performances, Ranked

This year it seemed like the words “And the GRAMMY goes too” were hardly uttered during the night’s live broadcast, leaving plenty of room for the performances, which there were 20 of. All of which we ranked.

01/27/2014

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How Hunter Hayes Scored a GRAMMY Debut for New Single ‘Invisible’

“The GRAMMYs actually heard the song and they stepped up right beside me, saying, ‘Hey, we hear you. We get it. We’re with you.”

01/27/2014

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Macklemore, Madonna and Queen Latifah Marry 33 Couples at the GRAMMYs

33 couples made it to the ceremony, officiated by Queen Latifah (a certified minister in California), who pronounced the couples married after a very short ceremony, prefaced by the performance.

01/26/2014

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GRAMMY Red Carpet 2014: Best and Worst Dressed

Kudos to Kacey Musgraves & Taylor Swift; what were you thinkings to Macklemore, Ryan Lewis & Pharrell’s hat.

01/26/2014

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Complete 2014 GRAMMY Winners List

See who walked away with the GRAMMY gold.

01/26/2014

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Johnny Rzeznik Talks Goo Goo Dolls Spring Tour & More Backstage at the GRAMMYs

The Goo Goo Dolls frontman gave some details on all the big shows the band has lined up for 2014, including their recently announced acoustic tour this spring!

01/24/2014

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Madonna, Billie Joe Armstrong & Miranda Lambert to Perform at GRAMMYs

The GRAMMYs may only be two days away, but they’re not quite yet done announcing the big night’s performers.

01/24/2014

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Kendrick Lamar Talks New Album, GRAMMY Performance, ‘Control’ Verse

The sage Kendrick Lamar is nominated for seven GRAMMY Awards this year, and speaks in a new interview about his performance with Imagine Dragons.

01/24/2014

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Q&A: GRAMMYs Exec Producer Ken Ehrlich On Big Surprises & Beatles

GRAMMYs exec producer Ken Ehrlich on how Kendrick suggested a collabo with Imagine Dragons and what goes into getting Beatles together.

01/24/2014

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Behind the Song: Tim McGraw’s ‘Highway Don’t Care’

It’s a moody anthem that serves as the closing song on his 2013 album’ Two Lanes of Freedom.’ McGraw was drawn to it’s “timeless” quality.

01/23/2014

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GRAMMY Gourmet: Kendrick Lamar & Compton Eats

As Kendrick Lamar’s stunning ‘good kid, m.A.A.d. city’ battles for GRAMMY Album of the Year, we take a look at the culinary touchstones the Compton-born rapper brings to his music.

01/22/2014

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Read Neil Young’s Passionate Speech Given at a Special GRAMMY Party

“I’m kind of a producer, partially, an engineer, I’m not really good at either one. It’s hurt my records in the past. We’re performance-oriented: technical things don’t matter that much”

01/22/2014

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Behind the Song: Kacey Musgraves’ ‘Merry Go ‘Round’

“When we were about to pick the first single I really lobbied for ‘Merry Go ‘Round’ because I’m out there every night and I can tell you, hands down this is the one people are connecting with. I’m really glad that was my first thing to say to the world.”

01/21/2014

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Nine Inch Nails, QOTSA, Dave Grohl & Lindsey Buckingham to Perform at GRAMMY Finale

It will be the first-ever Grammy telecast performance for Nine Inch Nails and QOTSA.

01/21/2014

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Beyonce & Jay Z to Perform at the GRAMMYs

Music’s biggest night just got music’s favorite couple to don the stage at this year’s show.

01/21/2014

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Behind the Song: Hunter Hayes’ ‘I Want Crazy’

“‘Crazy’ was just my way of saying, ‘That’s real love. When you feel like you’ve gone crazy. That’s when you’ve actually gotten something right.’”

01/16/2014

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Taylor Swift, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and More to Perform at 2014 GRAMMY Awards

The show will also see a reunion of the remaining Beatles, Paul McCartney and Ringo Star.

01/14/2014

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Behind The Song: Vampire Weekend’s ‘Diane Young’

Frontman Ezra Koenig on about how their hit single from the GRAMMY-nominated ‘Modern Vampires of the City’ went through a rough ugly duckling stage until they figured out that vocal effect—you know the one.

01/14/2014

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GRAMMY Power Rankings 2013: The Fiercest Competitors

Who will walk away with GRAMMY gold at the 56th Annual awards? We rank the top 20 nominees.

01/10/2014

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Behind the Song: Darius Rucker’s ‘Wagon Wheel’

“When I heard ‘Wagon Wheel’ at my daughter’s high school talent contest, I just thought, ‘Man some day I’m going to cut the song for a record.’ It was one of those lightning bolt things that I can’t even explain.”

01/09/2014

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GRAMMY Gourmet: Colbie Caillat on Being Vegetarian & the Struggles of Going Vegan

“It can be challenging, you don’t get to eat the foods you normally eat at home. You can’t cook. You’re on a bus with tons of people and different cities every day living out of a suitcase. It’s a lot of wear on your mind and body.”

01/08/2014

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Katy Perry, Lorde, Metallica, Robin Thicke to Perform at 2014 GRAMMYs

Another January day, another round of GRAMMY performer announcements. Metallica, Lorde, Katy Perry and Robin Thicke with Chicago will take the stage later this month.

01/07/2014

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