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Billboard Lobbies For Gun Control: Selena Gomez, Thom Yorke & Nearly 200 More Join Petition

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Last week, Billboard magazine wrote an open letter to Congress that was featured on the music mag’s cover. The letter, titled “Stop Gun Violence Now,” urges the government to make some changes in light of the recent tragedy in Orlando. The recent shooting in Florida was an act of violence against the gay and lesbian community. A gunman targeted a ...

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Shirley Manson Tells Kanye West To “F— Yourself”

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Kanye West doesn’t seem to be winning over a whole lot of new fans since jumping up on stage to interrupt Beck during Grammys. Not that he cares, he made something like $30M last year. But were guessing the one thing Mr. Glass ego doesnt’ like is when people call him out, especially those West looks down on. Enter Shirley ...

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Robbed! Why Beyoncé Didn’t Win Grammy For Album Of The Year

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Beyoncé’s Album of the Year loss to Beck came as shock too many.   Controversy surrounded the event after Kanye West told Beck in a post-show interview that he should “give his Grammy to Beyoncé.” When Beck was asked if Beyoncé should have won he said, “Absolutely, I thought she was going to win.” View image | gettyimages.com   Tell Me ...

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Why Kanye’s Tantrum Was One Of The Best Things To Happen To Beck At The Grammys

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Kanye West’s failure to grab the spotlight created even more buzz for Beck’s already brilliant career.   The day after Kanye West interrupted Beck’s speech at the Grammys Spotify streams for the ’90s alternative rock singer shot up over 500%.   Kanye West has issues. But if you watched the Grammys on Sunday and saw him interrupt Beck’s speech after winning Album ...

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BandRumors Best-To-Worst Ranking Of 2015 Grammy Performances

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Music’s biggest night likes to refer to its performances as “moments.” But which Grammy moments were memorable and which were just duds? We count down all 23 from worst to best. Pharrell Williams – “Happy” How do you make the most annoyingly chipper song of all time even worse? Make it terrifyingly weird. Madonna – “Living for Love” Madonna’s performance ...

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Pre-Show: Beyoncé, Eminem, Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar Winners In Grammy ‘Premiere’ Ceremony

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The Grammys pre-telecast has never exactly been popular viewing. Even the Recording Academy knows that the online broadcast, held at the Nokia Center, is a bit of a snooze. Rebranded this year as the “Premiere Ceremony,” this year’s iteration features about 70 awards and Hunter Hayes as host. At over 4 hours in length, the Premiere Ceremony is a lot to take in, so ...

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BandRumors Official 2015 Grammy Predictions (Can You Say Beyonce?)

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With “Music’s Biggest Night” just around the corner, it’s time to lock in our final predictions for the Grammy Awards. Some big questions remain: Does the night belong to Sam Smith, or will an upset or two keep him from a sweep? Will Iggy Azalea or Eminem become the second white artist in a row to win Best Rap Album? ...

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