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Sorry James Corden, Alicia Keys Will Host the 2019 Grammys

A fond farewell to the late night host we love to hate.
Kristin Corry
3 days ago
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More Grammy Nominees! More! More! More!

There will now be eight nominees, not five, in the Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year, and Best New Artist categories.
Alex Robert Ross
6.27.18
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Grammys President Neil Portnow Will Step Down Next Year

Portnow is stepping down from his post after finding himself embroiled in controversy over comments about women at the Grammys earlier this year.
Kristin Corry
6.1.18
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The Grammys Need to Accept That They Have a Woman Problem

A new letter sent to members is oddly defensive when the Recording Academy should just hold its hands up and do better.
Lauren O'Neill
2.16.18
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Female Record Label Executives Call Grammys Organisation "Out of Touch"

Six of music's most powerful women speak out about Grammy president Neil Portnow in an open letter obtained by The New York Times.
Kristin Corry
2.6.18
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Oh, OK, Now the Grammys Want to “Attack Gender Bias Head On”

Grammys boss Neil Portnow has gone from saying women should "step up" in music to announcing a task force on gender inequality. Big week.
Tshepo Mokoena
2.2.18
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The Grammys President Said Women Need to "Step Up" If They Want to Win

Later he issued a statement retracting that comment. OK, Neil.
Lauren O'Neill
1.30.18
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Welp... The Boss of the Grammys Doesn't Think the Awards Have a Race Problem

Of course this guy doesn't think the Grammys have a race problem. Of course!!!
Lauren O'Neill
2.15.17