• Bruno Mars Wins Big At Grammys 2018

    Bruno Mars Wins Big At Grammys 2018

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    He also talked about his early days as a street performer in Hawaii, back when he was 15-years old. No judgment here, as the distinction between the two can be a little tricky to figure out - but there's a very subtle difference. That includes, Best Rap Performance , Rap Song and Music Video for " HUMBLE ", as well as Best Rap Performance for " LOYALTY " featuring Rihanna and Best Rap Album for " DAMN ".
  • Banksy confirms latest piece of art found at Hull bridge

    Banksy confirms latest piece of art found at Hull bridge

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    Painted on a disused, permanently raised bridge, the work depicts a child thrusting a wooden sword in the air with a pencil attached to its end, and is accompanied by the call, "Draw the raised bridge!" People have been visiting the area since news of the artwork was announced leading to the area round the bridge being fenced off.
  • Grammys President Neil Portnow Says 'Women Need to Step Up'

    Grammys President Neil Portnow Says 'Women Need to Step Up'

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    And from Mo Ryan: "These quotes are breaking my brain: Neil Portnow of Grammys org says women (only 1 of whom got a Grammy Sunday night) need to 'step up.' No Lorde performance?" "It has to begin with ... "These shows are always a matter of choices". "So we have to realize that we've got to create something that has balance, and so on and so forth. She had a great album, Album of the Year is a big honor, but there's no way we can really deal with everybody".
  • Grammy Awards: Everything you need to know

    Grammy Awards: Everything you need to know

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    Luke has denied her accusations.) At the end, the women embraced Kesha in a group hug. Then Dave Chappelle interrupts the performance with some pointed commentary: "The only thing more frightening than watching a black man be honest in America, is being a black man in America".
  • Jay-Z opens up about why he boycotted the Grammys in 1999

    Jay-Z opens up about why he boycotted the Grammys in 1999

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    Beyonce and Jay-Z, who previous year welcomed twins Sir and Rumi to their brood, did not walk the red carpet at the prestigious music awards ceremony earlier in the night. Perhaps her refusal to let Beyonce and Jay finish was because Jay's album 4:44 was nominated for eight awards and took home none. The gala was hosted ahead of the major music award event of the year.
  • Beyoncé Finally Arrived At The Grammys - And We Are Not Worthy

    Beyoncé Finally Arrived At The Grammys - And We Are Not Worthy

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    Make no mistake, Blue was serving up some serious sass just by sitting in her seat and it wasn't just her parents who were in awe of the tiny dynamo-the rest of the world took notice. Despacito, led by the Puerto Rican pop singer Luis Fonsi , would be the first non-instrumental song that is not mostly in English to win in either category since the very first Grammys in 1959.
  • Tom Hanks to play Mister Rogers in new biopic

    Tom Hanks to play Mister Rogers in new biopic

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    Fans of Rogers know him as the the cardigan-wearing star of the children's TV series " Mister Rogers' Neighborhood", which ran for 33 years on PBS. The journalist reluctantly agreed to profile Fred Rogers only to find 'his perspective on life transformed'.
  • Alec Baldwin compares Dylan Farrow to 'To Kill a Mockingbird' rape accuser

    Alec Baldwin compares Dylan Farrow to 'To Kill a Mockingbird' rape accuser

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    On Sunday, he took it a step further and compared Dylan Farrow to Mayella Ewell , the character in the classic " To Kill a Mockingbird ", who falsely accuses an African American man of rape. Which of Mia's kids got the honesty gene and which did not?. In a later tweet, he added, "If my defence of Woody Allen offends you, it's real simple".
  • Barcelona send Deulofeu on loan to Watford

    Barcelona send Deulofeu on loan to Watford

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    The winger spent the second half of last season on loan at Milan from Everton, before Barcelona activated their buyback clause. He had been widely linked with a return to Serie A this month, where his reputation was enhanced with Milan previous year, with Roma , Inter and Napoli all linked with a loan move.
  • At 60th Annual Grammy Awards, Bruno Mars Dominates Major Categories

    At 60th Annual Grammy Awards, Bruno Mars Dominates Major Categories

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    A sketch in which artists tried to read excerpts of Fire and Fury , Michael Wolff's behind-the-scenes drama of the Trump administration, was capped off by none other than Hillary Clinton . But Mars' win still marked some growth for the Academy: His is one of the few R&B albums to win the top prize. - Best R&B album: " 24K Magic ", Bruno Mars .
  • Poland agrees to review Holocaust bill over Israeli concerns

    Poland agrees to review Holocaust bill over Israeli concerns

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    The ceremony, in commemoration of International Holocaust Remembrance Day , was held shortly after Vice President Pence's January 22 speech at the Knesset, Israel's legislative body. Poland's Deputy Justice Minister Patryk Jaki, who authored the Bill, said on Twitter that it was not directed against Israel. The leader of the Israeli Joint List, an Arab majority party that secured 13 seats in the Knesset in the last general elections, has condemned the new Polish law that whitewashes ...
  • Sharp drop in ratings for Grammy Awards this year

    Sharp drop in ratings for Grammy Awards this year

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    Television ratings for this years show were down 21% from 2017. It felt like I personally won an award! And the Grammys extended their shameful streak of awarding album of the year to the obvious radio-friendly pop release over the category's more critically-acclaimed hip hop nominee.