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Ron Howard documents one of the greatest opera singers ever in first Pavarotti teaser

There is only one Grammy Award for opera music (Best Opera Recording) and like so many Grammy categories that award is not given out during the actual telecast. Nevertheless, Sunday’s ceremony had good news for opera fans, thanks to the first look at Ron Howard’s upcoming documentary Pavarotti....

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Hanging with H.E.R.: Here's how the R&B prodigy spent her Grammys weekend

There’s one thing H.E.R. was not, amid the mayhem of her first Grammys week: a deer in headlights. On Saturday night, you could find the singer upstairs in the Beverly Hilton, prepping to perform at Clive Davis’ annual pre-Grammys Gala. An entourage of friends and family sat around the bed as...

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A high-energy Grammys show fixed one big problem, created new ones

The Recording Academy has heard the criticism. They have taken action. 2018 brought a very dude-ish Grammys ceremony and a very dumb-ish comment by Academy president Neil Portnow about how female artists had to “step up.” This year, at the 61st annual Grammy Awards, there were women, nay,...

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Women rule the night on stage at the Grammys

Dua Lipa may have gotten off the slyest shade at Sunday night’s Grammy Awards. While accepting the trophy for Best New Artist, she noted how honored she was to be nominated alongside so many incredible female artists: “I guess this year we’ve really stepped up.” She was referring to...

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Cardi B says she's sharing her Grammy with Mac Miller

Cardi B is sharing the love. The rapper made history Sunday night when she became the first female rapper to win Best Rap Album since Lauryn Hill took home the prize over 20 years ago as a member of the Fugees. Cardi B is the first female rapper to win the award as a solo artist. In the midst of...

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Brandi Carlile on the 'self-revealing' album that won 3 Grammys

Brandi Carlile has made critically acclaimed records with her widescreen voice and wide-open heart since 2005, earning a devoted audience that includes famous fans like Barack Obama, Dolly Parton, and Adele, all of whom contributed to an album of Carlile cover songs in 2017. But even the...

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The Aretha Franklin tribute at the Grammys was short but pretty great

One song and one song only was sung in its entirety during the Aretha Franklin tribute at the 2019 Grammy Awards. But with strong voices leading the way, the performance became a major highlight of the night. Singer Andra Day, gospel star Yolanda Adams, and R&B mainstay Fantasia Barrino-Taylor...

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'This Is America' is first hip-hop song to win Record of the Year at Grammys  

Childish Gambino won Record of the Year at the Grammys on Sunday for “This Is America,” marking the first time a hip-hop song has received the honor. Without Gambino physically present, producer Ludwig Göransson dedicated the award to him and shouted out by name 21 Savage, BlocBoy JB, Slim...

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Kacey Musgraves wins Album of the Year at 2019 Grammys

It’s Kacey Musgraves’ golden hour. The country artist won the coveted Album of the Year award at the Grammys on Sunday night for her critically acclaimed, genre-bending record (and EW’s pick for Best Album of 2018) Golden Hour. “I would have nothing without songs… it’s all about the...

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Cardi B becomes first solo female artist to win Best Rap Album at Grammys

Okurrr! Cardi B made history on Sunday night, becoming the first solo female artist to win Best Rap Album at the Grammys. With the victory for Invasion of Privacy, the 26-year-old rapper joined Lauryn Hill as the only female winner in the award’s 23-year history. Hill won in 1997 as a member of...

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See the first look at Will Smith's blue Genie in Aladdin trailer

You wanted a blue Genie, you got a blue Genie. Back in December, the first look at Guy Ritchie’s live-action Aladdin film graced EW’s cover. But many fans were confused and angered by Smith’s very human appearance. The actor assured people that he would indeed be in blue like the original...

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Lady Gaga emotionally thanks Bradley Cooper during 'A Star Is Born' Grammys win

Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper were on different continents as each collected trophies for their musical collaboration in 2018’s A Star Is Born. In Los Angeles, the pop singer took the stage at 61st annual Grammy Awards to collect the honor for Best Pop Duo/Group for the song “Shallow,” her...

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Ariana Grande celebrates first Grammy victory from 'lowkey' party at home

Ariana Grande is saying thank you (sans “next”) to the Recording Academy. Following her headline-making spat with Grammys producer Ken Ehrlich over her absence from the 2019 ceremony, the 25-year-old pop star won her first Grammy Award. “i know i’m not there tonight (trust, i tried and still...

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'This Is America' wins Song of the Year at 2019 Grammys

This is a Grammy winner. At Sunday’s 61st annual Grammy Awards, Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” took home the trophy for Song of the Year. Along with Glover, fellow songwriters Ludwig Göransson and Jeffrey Lamar Williams were honored for the track, which is also up for Record of...

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Michelle Obama stuns crowd with surprise Grammys appearance

Now that is squad goals. Alicia Keys had some powerful women by her side during the opening monologue of the 61st annual Grammy Awards on Sunday. After a few minutes solo, the host welcomed out some of “her sisters.” Those sisters were none other than Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Jada Pinkett...

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