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Recording Academy announces new diversity initiatives in midst of Grammys scandal

Recording Academy announces new diversity initiatives in midst of Grammys scandal

As the Grammys face accusations of lacking diversity and being a “boys club,” the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences has announced new initiatives developed in partnership with its Diversity Task Force. Recording Academy Chairman and Interim Chief Executive Officer Harvey Mason Jr. made the announcement in a message obtained by CNN which was…MORE

A guide to viewing the 2020 Grammy Awards

A guide to viewing the 2020 Grammy Awards

The 62nd annual Grammy Awards are Sunday night, honoring the year’s best music. Aside from the nominees, this year’s show will also feature a variety of performances, from Billie Eilish to Lizzo. Here’s everything you need know about music’s biggest night. Start time The show will air live from Los Angeles on Jan. 26 at…MORE

Green Day drops several f-bombs during NHL All-Star Game

Green Day drops several f-bombs during NHL All-Star Game

Punk rock band Green Day yelled a few f-bombs during their performance at the NHL All-Star Game on Saturday night in St. Louis. Green Day played a set outside the Enterprise Center on Saturday before the game, and then took the ice to play during the second intermission of the All-Star Game. The first curse…MORE

Chance the Rapper to host the latest version of ‘Punk’d’

Chance the Rapper to host the latest version of ‘Punk’d’

Chance the Rapper announced his new job Friday. The Chicago rapper will be the new host of the latest version of the prank show “Punk’d,” according to his tweets. “I got a new job. I’m hosting PUNK’D on @Quibi NO ONE IS SAFE,” Chance tweeted. This newest version of “Punk’d” will be broadcast on the…MORE

Taylor Swift won’t attend the Grammys, source says

Taylor Swift won’t attend the Grammys, source says

Taylor Swift won’t be attending the Grammys on Sunday, a source close to the singer told CNN. While it’s not clear why the superstar will not be attending the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards, she is still nominated for song of the year, best pop solo performance and best pop vocal album. Earlier this week, the…MORE

The only thing I want to talk about is ‘Cheer’ on Netflix

The only thing I want to talk about is ‘Cheer’ on Netflix

There’s a moment in the second episode of Netflix’s “Cheer” where viewers learn more about a boy named Jerry Harris, described by his teammates on the Navarro College cheer team as an ever-positive spirit and friend to many. It’s in this episode that we learn that Jerry’s inherent joy comes despite a tragic background, marked…MORE

It looks like Channing Tatum is no longer a single man

It looks like Channing Tatum is no longer a single man

An Instagram kiss and inflatable unicorn horns are pointing to Channing Tatum and Jessie J getting back together. Tatum posted an image on Friday night of himself posing as the “Bang Bang” singer kisses his chin. They’re both wearing unicorn ears and horns. It is the first picture of Jessie J on the “Magic Mike”…MORE

YG arrested on robbery charges after Los Angeles home raid

YG arrested on robbery charges after Los Angeles home raid

Rapper YG was arrested early Friday morning at his Southern California home on robbery charges, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Sheriff’s deputies arrived at the “Go Loko” artist’s residence in LA’s San Fernando Valley with a search warrant related to an on-going criminal investigation involving a robbery. Deputies took him into custody…MORE

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