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The Band Perry’s Dream Comes True With First GRAMMY! [LISTEN]

After being nominated 3 times, The Band Perry finally won their very first GRAMMY last night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles for Best Country Duo/Group Performance for “Gentle On My Mind!” While a nomination in itself is a huge honor, winning the coveted gold statute is always better!

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Darius Rucker Says Winning The GRAMMY Is A Game Changer

Darius Rucker picked up his third career GRAMMY but first as a solo act in Country music at the GRAMMY Awards on Sunday. Since making the leap to Country, Darius has scored hits and sold […]


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Kacey Musgraves Explains The Title Of Her GRAMMY Nominated Album

You have to give it up to Kacey Musgraves, who scored four GRAMMY nominations. One is for the all-genre best new artist category. And then there’s her nomination for best country album, for her very first effort, Same […]

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Z-Trip On GRAMMY Supergroup “It Never Felt Like Work.”

Capping the 55th GRAMMY Awards, LL Cool J, blink-182‘s Travis Barker, Rage Against The Machine‘s Tom Morello, Public Enemy‘s Chuck D and DJ Z-Trip bridged a wide range of musical genres to unite for a […]


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Kelly Clarkson Explains Why “Country Award Shows Are Way More Fun!”

Kelly Clarkson was at last night’s GRAMMY telecast to perform, but she says that, overall, she doesn’t really like to go to award shows featuring lots of big pop stars, even though she’s one herself. Kelly explains why she loves the country award shows, and what she does not like about all-genre’ award shows here…

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Kelly Clarkson Pays Tribute To Patti Page, Carole King

Kelly Clarkson took the GRAMMY stage not to sing one of her own songs, but instead to pay tribute to two legends. With just a pianist and a guitarist, Clarkson put her own bittersweet take […]

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Jimmy Fallon Yucks It Up With Best Comedy Album GRAMMY

Jimmy Fallon’s Blow Your Pants Off has been named winner for Best Comedy Album at the GRAMMYs. The Late Night host bested Kathy Griffin’s Seaman 1st Class, who has had five nominations over the years […]


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Katy Perry & John Mayer Wear Matching White To Clive Davis’ Pre-GRAMMY Party

Last night at his annual pre-GRAMMY party, Clive Davis honored his friend, Whitney Houston. The music exec, whose new book about his career, The Soundtrack of My Life, comes out February 19, played a rarely […]


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Melissa Etheridge On GRAMMY Return After Cancer

At the 2005 GRAMMY Awards, Melissa Etheridge took the stage for a special performance of Janis Joplin’s “Piece Of My Heart.” Etheridge had been diagnosed with breast cancer a few months earlier and the show […]


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Michelle Obama Says Kelly Clarkson, Frank Ocean Deserve GRAMMYs

GRAMMY nominee Michelle Obama has a couple of predictions for this year’s awards show. The First Lady, who was nominated for her spoken word reading of her book, American Grown: The Story of the White […]