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The Grammys Change Rules, Still Aren’t Relevant

Hip-hop and The Grammys have always had an inconsistent relationship, to put it amicably; Chuck D infamously rapped, “Who gives a fuck about a goddamn Grammy?” a full year before the genre was recognized by … read more »

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Kendrick Lamar Says Macklemore’s Grammy Win Was ‘Well Deserved’

Macklemore kicked-off his apology tour well before he heard his name called at Sunday night’s Grammy ceremony; and after he picked up his four trophies– one for Best Rap Performance, Best Rap Song, and Best … read more »

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Macklemore Dominates Hip-Hop Categories, and All the Rest of the Grammy Winners

Even though they barely made the committee’s cut and despite his own reservations, Macklemore (and Ryan Lewis) dominated in the rap categories at tonight’s Grammy Awards. The contentious duo dominated the pre-show rap categories, tallying … read more »

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Watch Videos From The 2014 Grammy Awards

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards are live at the Staples Center in LA (and airing on CBS) right now. Watch along with us on Twitter and Instagram. Or check in here, where you’ll find a … read more »

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What Does Macklemore and Kendrick Lamar’s Face Off Say About The Grammys?

It’s a big year for rap at The Grammys, but who’s really winning? This weekend’s Grammy Awards will mark only the third time in the history of the ceremony that two hip-hop LPs are nominated … read more »

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FADER’s Grammy Red Carpet Fantasy Fashion Picks

From J.Lo’s navel-grazing Versace gown to Nicki Minaj, cloaked in red, strolling in with a guy dressed like the Pope, the Grammy Awards’ Red Carpet has long been a statement-making and career-breaking moment for recording … read more »

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The Grammys’ Rap Committee Didn’t Want to Nominate Macklemore

The Grammys’ rap committee didn’t want Macklemore nominated in the show’s rap categories, the AP reports. An anonymous source said “most” members of the committee felt Macklemore & Ryan Lewis should be barred from rap … read more »

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Beyoncé is Expected to Perform at the Grammys

If you weren’t planning on tuning into the Grammy Awards next weekend, you might want to reconsider. Rumor now has it that another big name has joined the already splashy bill of performers: Beyoncé. Because … read more »

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Macklemore Thinks Kendrick Lamar Deserves the Grammy for Best Rap Album

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are up for a lucky number seven Grammy’s this year, and they will be competing against Kendrick Lamar — who is also nominated for seven — in five categories: Album of … read more »

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Kendrick Lamar Nominated for Seven Grammys

Nominations for the 56th Grammy Awards were announced tonight during a televised live concert at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles, featuring performances by Miguel, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Taylor Swift, Earth, Wind and … read more »

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