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Alicia Keys And Maroon 5 Drum Up GRAMMY Collabo

In the spirit of GRAMMY collaborations, Maroon 5 hit the stage with Alicia Keys, who stepped out from behind the piano to beat her own drum. Maroon 5 began their performance with “Daylight,” with frontman […]

02/10/2013

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Rihanna Slows Things Down For GRAMMYs

Rihanna is known for her wild dance-filled performances and crazy costumes. But for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards she wanted all the focus on her voice. Dressed in a simple black gown, Rihanna kept things […]

02/10/2013

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Dan Auerbach Steals GRAMMY From Pop Super-Producer Diplo

Competition in the category was stiff, with powerhouses of pop like Jeff Bhasker for his work on fun.‘s smash Some Nights, Markus Davs for Coldplay‘s Mylo Xyloto, Salaam Remi for his work with Nas and Amy Winehouse and Dilpo, who counts Justin Bieber, Snoop Lion and No Doubt to […]

02/10/2013

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A+ For Elton John and Ed Sheeran

Elton John and Ed Sheeran went back to basics for their performance at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards. The British-duo performed in the round an acoustic version of Sheeran’s Grammy nominated song “The A Team” with […]

02/10/2013

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Skrillex Wins Best Dance Recording Over Controversial Opponent

A collective sigh of relief could be felt from the Electronic Dance Music community as Skrillex took home the GRAMMY for Best Dance Recording for “Bangarang” featuring fellow Los Angeleno, Sirah. EDM fans hoped the […]

02/10/2013

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Bonnie Raitt Wins 10th GRAMMY

Bonnie Raitt had nine GRAMMYS before tonight’s ceremony, and just won her tenth – and first since 1996 – taking the Best Americana Album, in a very strong category. She won against her all-male and […]

02/10/2013

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Beach Boys ‘Smile’ Wins Best Historical Album GRAMMY

Beach Boys fans had to wait decades for The Smile Sessions box set to be released. Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, along with compilation co-producers Alan Boyd, Mark Linett and Dennis Wolfe and mastering engineer Mark […]

02/10/2013

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Rihanna and Mumford & Sons Snap Up Music Video GRAMMYs

The GRAMMY pre-telecast gave out its first award for Best Short Form Music video to Rihanna featuring Calvin Harris for “We Found Love.” The video, directed by Melina Matsoukas and shot in Belfast and Bangor, […]

02/10/2013

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Ben Harper and Tim McGraw Talk GRAMMY MusiCares Springsteen Tribute

Last night (February 8) in Los Angeles, Bruce Springsteen was the subject of an all-star tribute at the GRAMMY MusiCares Person Of The Year ceremony.  Artists from all genres and generations stepped up to the […]

02/09/2013

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Newtown Kid’s Choir To Play GRAMMYs Red Carpet

To help celebrate the GRAMMYs, twenty-one kids from the Newtown Children’s Choir will sing Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” on E!’s Live From the Red Carpet show. The choir, who will be performing via satellite from their homestate, […]

02/08/2013

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What’s That Song: Stone Sour

As the GRAMMYs approach, we talked to some serious detractors of the awards: Stone Sour. If you think the Recording Academy gets it wrong far too often, these guys are with you. But a funny […]

02/08/2013

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Olly Murs Picks The GRAMMY Song of the Year

He came in second on the X Factor. His last album debuted at #1 in the UK. And his hit song “Troublemaker” is climbing the charts. But who does he think will win Song of […]

02/08/2013

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Ne-Yo’s GRAMMY Advice To Nominees

By now, Ne-Yo is a GRAMMY veteran. Since 2007, he has been nominated thirteen times. With three GRAMMY trophies on his shelf, he has advice for new nominees who are hoping to snag their first big win. “Advice […]

02/08/2013

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Behind The Song: Miguel “Adorn”

People underestimate the word adorn. Just ask Miguel. “It is one of those powerful words that is barely used,” the GRAMMY nominated singer told Radio.com “But this idea of bestowing your love upon someone, kind […]

02/08/2013

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LL Cool J, Travis Barker, Tom Morello, Lead GRAMMY Super-Group

Rock, hip-hop and electronic dance music will come together when Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker unites with Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello, DJ Z-Trip, Chuck D of legendary rap group Public Enemy and rapper/show […]

02/08/2013

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Skrillex, Diplo & Friends To Play Pre-GRAMMY Party For Charity

Skrillex, nominated for three GRAMMYs; Best Dance Recording, Best Dance Electronica Album and Best Remixed Recording, will join fellow GRAMMY nominees, Diplo,and Kaskade, as well as friends Nero and Tommy Trash for an all-star bash […]

02/08/2013

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Where Does Michael Bolton Keep His GRAMMY Awards?

Michael Bolton has taken home two GRAMMY awards in his over 40 years in the music business. But you would never know it. “I keep them in a place where nobody sees them,” he explained […]

02/07/2013

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Dr. John To Perform At GRAMMYs With The Black Keys

Dr. John and New Orleans’ Preservation Hall Jazz Band will perform at the GRAMMYs with The Black Keys this Sunday. Dr. John is a five-time GRAMMY winner, and is nominated for Best Blues Album for […]

02/07/2013

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Who Are Taylor Swift’s Favorites Among This Year’s GRAMMY Nominees?

Is Taylor Swift excited to play the GRAMMY Awards this weekend? You bet she is. As she explained during an interview with 99.5 WYCD/Detroit yesterday, she’s “nervous,” “stoked,” and “excited”–“all of it bundled up in one”–about GRAMMY weekend. And […]

02/07/2013

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Style Files: Who Are You Wearing?

With so many trends and beautiful dresses available, how do the stars decide what to wear to the GRAMMYs? The stakes are high on music’s biggest night and the awards season’s wildest red carpet. Radio.com partnered […]

02/07/2013

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GRAMMY Gourmet: The Bollywood GRAMMY After Party

Plenty of music fans harbor hopes of attending the GRAMMYs and taking in all the excitement of the industry’s biggest annual awards show. But to truly experience the glitz and glamour of the evening you […]

02/07/2013

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Paramore Hopes fun. Sweep The GRAMMYs

During an exclusive interview with Radio.com, the band Paramore was excited to discuss the rapidly approaching 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards, counting some of this year’s most prominent nominees as pals. “I haven’t been this excited […]

02/07/2013

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Miguel Bumped Up From The Nosebleed Seats To GRAMMY Performer

With only four days until the GRAMMYs, the show announced today that Miguel and Wiz Khalifa have been added to the show’s performance line-up. And Miguel is starting to feel the pressure. “I suppose anxiety might […]

02/06/2013

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Emeli Sandé On Awards Shows: “It’s Quite A Drunken Affair”

We’re deep in the throws of awards show season with the Golden Globes behind us, the GRAMMYs coming up on February 10 and the Oscars still looming and there’s one thing the viewing public would love […]

02/06/2013

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Dave Grohl Takes Over “Chelsea Lately” Hosting Duties During GRAMMY Week

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, currently on a whirlwind promotional blitz for his directorial debut, Sound City, is taking over the hosting chair from Chelsea Handler on her Chelsea Lately TV talk show on the […]

02/06/2013

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Mumford & Sons Talk Stopover Shows And Road To Red Rocks

Since their formation in 2007, Mumford & Sons have become international superstars – and the premiere act in today’s indie/folk rock scene.  The band is nominated for six GRAMMY’s at Sunday’s ceremony, including “Album of […]

02/06/2013

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Behind The Song: The Eli Young Band ‘Even If It Breaks Your Heart’

The year 2012 proved to be a good one for the Eli Young Band. The group of Texas musicians spent 12 years touring and recording before “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” hit Number One that July. […]

02/06/2013

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Bryan Adams Says Own GRAMMY Win Doesn’t Contend With Seeing Whitney

Bryan Adams won a GRAMMY in 1992, but he’s never really thought of it as much of an accomplishment. The singer-turned-photographer earned the statue for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other […]

02/05/2013

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Behind The Song: Carrie Underwood “Blown Away”

After the uptempo pop fun of “Good Girl,” the first single from her 2012 album Blown Away, Carrie Underwood chose a song of a different color for her next one. And by different color we mean something much […]

02/05/2013

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REWIND: Picking The Best New Artist

How do the GRAMMYs do it? It’s hard enough to narrow it down to only five choices every year, but then they have to vote only one as THE best new artist for an entire […]

02/05/2013

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