Category Archives: GRAMMY Awards

YOLANDA ADAMS AND CECE WINANS TO PERFORM ON “WE WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU: A GRAMMY® SALUTE TO WHITNEY HOUSTON”

They Join Previously Announced Performers Celine Dion, Jennifer Hudson and Usher for the One-Hour CBS Entertainment Special, Which Airs Nov. 16 and Tapes Oct. 11 at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE

Four-time GRAMMY® winner Yolanda Adams and 10-time GRAMMY winner CeCe Winans are the latest performers announced for “We Will Always Love You: A GRAMMY® Salute To Whitney Houston.” They join previously announced performers, five-time GRAMMY winner Celine Dion, GRAMMY and Academy Award® winner Jennifer Hudson and seven-time GRAMMY winner Usher, for the one-hour special that will celebrate Houston’s life and artistry through performances and interviews with various artists paying homage to the six-time GRAMMY winner, and will include Houston’s own most memorable performances of her career. The show will be broadcast in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound on Nov. 16, 10 p.m. ET/PT, on the CBS Television Network. (www.cbs.com), and will tape on Oct. 11 at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE. For updates and breaking news, please visit http://www.grammy.com and The Recording Academy®’s social networks on Twitter and Facebook: http://www.twitter.com/thegrammys, http://www.facebook.com/thegrammys.  Read the rest of this entry

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards Winners

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54th Annual Grammy Awards Winners List:

Album of the year: Adele’s 21

Record of the year: Adele’s Rolling the Deep

Best pop solo performance: Adele’s Someone Like You

Best rap performance: Otis, by Kanye West and Jay-Z

Best rock performance: Foo Fighters’ Walk

R&B album: Chris Brown’s F.A.M.E.

Song of the year: Adele’s Rolling in the Deep

Country album: Lady Antebellum’s Own the Night

Best new artist: Bon Iver

Winners From the Pre-Broadcast:

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Music’s Biggest Performer Lineup

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With Music’s Biggest Night upon us, it’s time to think about finalizing your to-do list for your official GRAMMY Sunday party. Hors d’oeuvres? Check. Favorite beverage? Check. Something sweet? Check. Internet bill paid so you can stream GRAMMY Live? Check.

What’s on the GRAMMY menu, you ask? Plenty.

The eclectic performance lineup for the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards has a little bit of everything — from a comeback by 2011’s best-selling artist, a classic band reunion and duets to genre-stretching collaborations, a Beatle legend, GRAMMY debuts, and hearty sides of country, rock, pop and hip-hop. Plus, the GRAMMYs are guaranteed to be cool with two-time GRAMMY-winning artist/actor LL Cool J serving as host.

It’s a lot to keep track of, so we’ve compiled a handy alphabetical guide listing the artists who will be taking the GRAMMY stage. Of course, be sure to stay logged on to GRAMMY.com to complement your GRAMMY experience and join the conversation.

And the performers for the 54th GRAMMY Awards are:
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“EMERGING TALENT COMPETITON”

HITLAB ANNOUNCES 10 FINALISTS FOR THE “EMERGING TALENT COMPETITON” AND OFFERS FANS A CHANCE TO ATTEND THE 54TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS®

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You Could Win a Trip to the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards in 2013

2012 GRAMMY® NOMINEES ALBUM GIVES MUSIC FANS A CHANCE TO ATTEND THE LIVE TELECAST IN 2013 – ALBUM AVAILABLE DIGITALLY AND IN STORES JANUARY 24, 2012 Read the rest of this entry

The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing Honors Jimmy Iovine

The Producers & Engineers Wing® of The Recording Academy®will celebrate its fifth annual GRAMMY® Week event honoring legendary music producer and entrepreneur Jimmy Iovine for his commitment to excellence and ongoing support for the art and craft of recorded music. The event will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at The Village Recording Studios in Los Angeles, and Bono and Dr. Dre will serve as honorary event co-chairs. GRAMMY Week culminates with the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards®on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, airing live on the CBS Television Network, at 8 p.m. ET/PT. (http://www.grammy.comRead the rest of this entry

OFFICIAL 54TH GRAMMY AWARDS® PROGRAM BOOK…

AVAILABLE ON NEWSSTANDS AND IN BOOKSTORES NATIONWIDE FOR THE FIRST TIME

Available in mid-January the Book will Include Celebrity Editorial Contributions From Some of Music’s Most Talented Artists Read the rest of this entry

PEPSI and PANDORA to Help Celebrate the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards®

Partnership Gives Fans Exclusive Content from GRAMMY®-Nominated Artists

Pandora (NYSE: P), the leading personalized radio service, The Recording Academy® (www.grammy.com), and PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP) announced a multi-layered campaign that will harness and capture the excitement around the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards®, taking place Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012. As the premier sponsor of GRAMMY®-related content on Pandora, Pepsi is giving fans access to GRAMMY-nominated artist content with a GRAMMY mixtape, artist video series and, for the first time, GRAMMY genre stations.
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Nominations for the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards®

Nominations for the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards® (www.grammy.com) were announced tonight by The Recording Academy® and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest in music over the past year, as determined by the voting members of The Academy.  Read the rest of this entry