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ICYMI: The Weeknd, Teyana Taylor & More Artists React To 2021 Grammys Snub

Nominations for the 63rd Grammy Awards were announced last night but has since been met with controversy as several artists have expressed their displeasure towards the reveal. While few artists reacted to their snub, others waded into the conversation, pointing out several accusations against the organizers. First to respond on social media was American singer and dancer, Teyana Taylor who…

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Grammys’ World Music Category Now “Global Music” Due To “Connotations Of Colonialism”

The Grammys has announced its decision to rename their World Music Album category to Global Music Album in an attempt to find “a more relevant, modern and inclusive term.” First introduced in 1991, the World Music Album category highlights “international non-Western classical music, international non-American and non-British traditional folk music, international cross-cultural music based on the previously…

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Juls, Lil Nas X Among 2,321 People Invited To Join The Recording Academy

The Recording Academy has extended new membership invitations to over 2,300 music professionals. Among the invitees are British-Ghanaian artiste, Julian Nicco-Annan (Juls), Lil Nas X, Victoria Monét, Ozunna, Gunna and many more according to Billboard. The Academy 2020 member class which including performers, songwriters, producers and engineers are expected to work together to build a better and more…

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Afro-soul Singer, Aramide To Be Inducted Into GRAMMYs Governing Board

Nigerian Afro soul singer, Aramide Sarumoh popularly known as Aramide is set to be inducted into the Recording Academy ( Grammys) Governance Board. The singer and guitarist alongside 18 others are to be inducted into the Recording Academy governing board of the Grammys for the Washington DC Chapter board this Monday. The music star, made the exciting announcement via her…

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