Grammys

  • First lady salutes Grammy Museum, music teachers July 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Michelle Obama says every arts organization in the country should embrace the mission of the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles, which focuses on education. Six million American children attend schools with no art or music classes, she said Wednesday at the museum's inaugural Jane Ortner Education Award Luncheon. "Arts are...
  • Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge marries partner Linda Wallem June 1, 2014

    New York: Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and gay rights activist Melissa Etheridge has gotten married. People magazine says the 53-year-old Etheridge married partner Linda Wallem at the San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California, on Saturday. Etheridge and the 53-year-old Wallem, a co-creator of the television series "Nurse Jackie," began dating in 2010. They...
  • 'Happy' singer Pharrell Williams considers opening a concept hat store April 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Pharrell Williams definitely has a thing for hats and wants his own concept store with an entire floor dedicated to them. The 'Happy' hitmaker has considered opening a fashion emporium dedicated to hats in Miami, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "A concept store like (Paris') Colette in Miami could be cool....
  • Snapshot: AR Rahman shares personal photos taken at the Grammys on FB January 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning Indian composer AR Rahman attended the 56th Annual Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center in LA. The 48-year-old posted a photograph on social networking website Facebook Sunday night. "At the Grammys," he captioned the photograph. He later posted another photograph where he looked dapper in a...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 27, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: MNS attacks toll plazas, NCP calls it political stunt January 27, 2014

    Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections of arson, riot, damage to public property. ...
  • AR Rahman was at this year's Grammy Awards ceremony January 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning Indian composer A.R. Rahman attended the 56th Annual Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center here. The 48-year-old posted a photograph on social networking website Facebook Sunday night. "At the Grammys," he captioned the photograph. He later posted another photograph where he looked dapper in a collared shirt teamed up...
  • Playlist: The winners of Grammy Awards 2014 January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The biggest night for the music industry honoured best of the musicians and their work in 2013. Daft Punk, with 4 awards in their kitty won the Album Of The Year while new artistes like Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kacey Musgraves got acknowledged for their work. Here...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Former Beatles members Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr perform together January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The 56th annual Grammy Awards was special in more ways than one as former Beatles members, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr came together to perform 'Queenie Eye'. The two surviving members of one of the most popular bands of 60s Beatles performed to a rapt audience who gave the...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: The complete list of winners January 27, 2014

    Newcomers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis rubbed shoulders with Justin Timberlake, Paul McCartney and Daft Punk in the winners list of Grammy Awards 2014. Here is the complete list of winners of this year's Grammy Awards. Best New Artist: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: "Get Lucky," Daft Punk ft....
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Daft Punk dominate with 4 big wins, Lorde wins song of year January 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Daft Punk's electronic-funk grooves have won big at the Grammys. The French electronic duo's 'Random Access Memories' won album of the year and their infectious hit, 'Get Lucky,' won record of the year at the awards show. The song features Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers. Daft Punk, who sports helmets...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Daft Punk wins album of year January 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Daft Punk has won the top honor at Grammy Awards, taking album of the year for 'Random Access Memories.' The French electronic pioneers capped the night with the win after taking song of the year for 'Get Lucky.' The two mask-wearing musicians hugged each other for several seconds before...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Jay Z, Timberlake win best rap-sung collaboration for 'Holy Grail' January 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Rapper Jay Z and singer-song writer Justin Timberlake won the best rap-sung collaboration award for 'Holy Grail', while singer Lorde bagged the best pop solo performance trophy for her song 'Royals' at the 56th annual Grammy Awards. The gala event was held Sunday at the Los Angeles staples Center....
  • Grammy Awards 2014: 'Cut me some slack' wins best rock song of the year January 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Cut me some slack', written and sung by Dave Grohl, Paul McCartney, Kris Novoselic and Pat Smear, won the best rock song trophy at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. The ceremony was held Sunday at the Los Angeles Staples Center. The other songs nominated in the category were "God is...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Lorde's 'Royals' wins song of the year January 27, 2014

    Los Angeles (AP): Precocious teenager Lorde is the Grammy Awards song of the year winner. Lorde's inescapable anti-swag anthem 'Royals' continued its unlikely run through pop music Sunday night, giving the New Zealander her second Grammy Award of the evening. 'Royals' was originally recorded by Lorde and Joel Little to be given...
  • Snapshot: Katy Perry looks stunning in a musical note dress at Grammy Awards 2014 January 27, 2014

    Katy Perry, who is popular for wearing both weird and wacky outfits, was a head turner when she attended Grammy Awards 2014. The singer looked ethereal in the Valentino couture ensemble she wore to the event. Since her white, sheer gown was adorned with musical notes, we have to admit...
  • Snapshot: Beyonce, Jay Z open Grammys with 'Drunk in Love' January 27, 2014

    The much-anticipated 56th Grammy Awards kicked off with a steamy performance by Beyonce and rapper husband Jay Z. The power couple wowed their fans as they sang 'Drunk in Love'. Jay Z leads with 9 nominations in nine categories across pop and rap, which includes best pop duo performance for...
  • Macklemore, Ryan Lewis make a 'heist' of Grammys January 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis might shop at thrift shops, but they now have a ton of Grammy gold. The rap duo won four Grammy Awards so far Sunday, including best new artist and rap album for "The Heist," beating efforts from Kendrick Lamar, Jay Z, Kanye West and Drake. "Wow,...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Live blog January 27, 2014

    Even though there are several music award shows to laud those with exceptional musical talents, the value Grammy Awards hold remains unparalleled. That's why no musician would ever want to miss the opportunity to flaunt their Grammy Award or perform live at the prestigious ceremony. So who will bag the...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Who will emerge the winner? January 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Kendrick Lamar vs Macklemore and Ryan Lewis. Lorde vs Katy Perry. 'Get Lucky' vs 'Blurred Lines' a.k.a. Pharrell vs. Pharrell. There are so many tough choices this year at the Grammy Awards, where Jay Z is the top nominee with nine, but may not the favorite to take the most trophies...
  • Beyonce, Madonna to perform at Grammys? January 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singers Beyonce and Madonna have reportedly been added to the line-up of performers at the upcoming Grammy Awards. Beyonce, 32, and Madonna, 55, will allegedly join other performers which include Taylor Swift, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons, Pink, Daft Punk, Katy Perry and Metallica, reported Ace...
  • Taylor Swift, Macklemore, Paul McCartney to perform at Grammys January 15, 2014

    Los Angeles: Taylor Swift, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are added to the stellar line-up of performers at the 56th annual Grammy Awards. Swift, 24, who performed at last year's Grammy award, is up for the coveted Album of the Year award for her hit record...
  • Daft Punk, Stevie Wonder to perform at Grammys January 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Electronic music duo Daft Punk is set to hit the stage with rapper Pharrell Williams, guitarist Nile Rodgers and pop icon Stevie Wonder at the 56th Grammy Awards. The French duo and the three stars will join other performers like Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar and Pink at the awards-giving show,...
  • Not surprised with dad's Grammy nomination again: Anoushka December 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Anoushka Shankar, daughter of legendary sitarist Pandit Ravi Shankar, says she is not at all surprised that her father's album 'The Living Room Sessions Part 2' has received a posthumous nomination at 56th Grammy Awards. The 32-year-old sitarist, who was very closed to her father, said that all his...
  • Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry to perform at 2014 Grammys? December 10, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singers Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry are reportedly in talks to headline the 56th Grammy Awards. The producers are said to have given a fixed time slot to the singers to perform their hits on the award ceremony to be held on January 26, 2014, reported Radar Online. ...
  • Pandit Ravi Shankar gets posthumous Grammy nomination December 7, 2013

    Los Angeles: Indian sitar legend Ravi Shankar, who was awarded two Grammy honours earlier this year, has received a posthumous nomination in the 56th Annual Grammy Awards for his album 'The Living Room Sessions Part 2'. The maestro breathed his last at a US hospital Dec 11, 2012. He was 92. A...
  • Jay Z leads with 9 Grammy nominations, but newcomers vie for top honours December 7, 2013

    Rapper Jay Z led all artists with nine Grammy nominations on Friday, but newcomers Lorde, Kendrick Lamar, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis edged out industry heavyweights for nods in the top categories of the annual music awards. Jay Z picked up nominations in nine categories across pop and rap, including best...
  • AR Rahman: Education of music is very important December 4, 2013

    New York: Underlining the need for music schools for youngsters, Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman feels children across India should have access to proper music education. Learning music is "not merely a side thing where you take tuitions in a house. If a kid wants to learn music, he deserves proper education...
  • Marc Anthony, Draco Rosa grab Latin Grammys in year of comebacks November 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Two U.S.-born Puerto Rican artists, Marc Anthony and Draco Rosa, and the Colombian singer Carlos Vives on Thursday won the top Latin Grammy music awards in a night that rewarded comebacks and long careers. Top-selling salsa artist Anthony won record of the year for 'Vivir Mi Vida' or 'Live...