• Grammys 2018 red carpet: celebrities wear white roses for Time's Up movement

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    Kelly Clarkson , who held her white rose, said on "E!" Or perhaps the black, including sparkly star looks, was a holdover from the solidarity display in support of women sexual misconduct survivors at the recent Screen Actors Guild awards. "It's the golden rule". "I didn't want to wear the rose". The white rose was chosen in part because it could be done quickly but also because the color has been long used as part of the women's suffragist movement.
  • Vandals Tried To Ruin Banksy's New Mural, Residents United To Save It

    Vandals Tried To Ruin Banksy's New Mural, Residents United To Save It

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    A new piece of graffiti on a bridge in Yorkshire has the city talking, for it is believed to be the work of none other than the infamous graffiti artist Banksy . "Being a window cleaner I had the equipment at hand, I knew we'd need ladders as I'd been to see it earlier in the week". However, Hull City Council portfolio holder for culture, councillor Terry Geraghty, told the Hull Daily Mail : 'We will get staff to look at how we can protect the work on Monday.
  • Sharp drop in ratings for Grammy Awards this year

    Sharp drop in ratings for Grammy Awards this year

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    Little Big Town , who beautifully sang their Taylor Swift-penned No. 1 hit " Better Man ", won best country duo/group performance with the song. Bruno Mars receives his third Grammy for Album of the Year during the 60th Annual Grammy Awards show on January 28, 2018, in NY.
  • Songwriters are getting a huge pay raise from streaming services

    Songwriters are getting a huge pay raise from streaming services

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    Digital streaming is the largest source of music sales in the United States, and globally revenues from streaming grew 60 per cent in 2016, helping fuel a 5.9 per cent rise in music sales for the year. In a new decision handed down Saturday (Jan. 27), the CRB ruled that streaming companies will pay songwriters and publishers 15.1 percent of their revenue.
  • Bruno Mars ends hip-hop's Grammy dreams

    Bruno Mars ends hip-hop's Grammy dreams

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    To those who would dare try to silence us, we offer two words: " Time's Up ", Monae said. And country artists Brothers Osborne, Eric Church and Maren Morris, who appeared at the Las Vegas country music festival where 51 people and more than 500 were wounded last October, will mark the victims of gun violence and extremist attacks at music events.
  • Miley Cyrus & Elton John's

    Miley Cyrus & Elton John's "Tiny Dancer" Grammys Duet was ICONIC

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    In the performance, Elton begins playing that instantly-recognizable piano melody before young pop star Miley Cyrus , dressed in a wine-colored gown, joins him. Elton John just announced that he is retiring from the road after his upcoming three-year global tour, capping almost 50 years on stages around the world.
  • Eagles arrive in Minneapolis ahead of Super Bowl LII

    Eagles arrive in Minneapolis ahead of Super Bowl LII

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    For more on Gronkowski , check out the "NESN Sports Today" video above, presented by People's United Bank. An 18-yard run by Dion Lewis got New England a first down on its next drive, which allowed the Patriots to run out the rest of the clock and seal the victory.
  • Here's Why Stars Are Wearing White Roses On The Grammys Red Carpet

    Here's Why Stars Are Wearing White Roses On The Grammys Red Carpet

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    A pre-taped parody sketch saw Hillary Clinton , John Legend , Cher, Cardi B and Snoop Dogg read excerpts from the critical book "Fire and Fury" about U.S. "My hope is that the #whiterose movement is just the beginning". "I'm a proud Cuban-Mexican immigrant born in Eastern Havana". According to a report by The New York Times , Voices in Entertainment, a "do-it-yourself" organisation began an email campaign before the Grammy Awards ceremony with details about the accessory.
  • More caffeine, please: Keurig is buying Dr Pepper Snapple

    More caffeine, please: Keurig is buying Dr Pepper Snapple

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    The stock decreased 0.42% or $0.001 during the last trading session, reaching $0.358. About 10.71 million shares traded or 816.34% up from the average. Baskin Financial Services Inc.'s holdings in Dr Pepper Snapple Group were worth $10,434,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Soda maker Dr Pepper Snapple Group is merging with coffee specialist Keurig Green Mountain , the companies announced Monday, creating a beverage giant with about $11 billion in annual sales.
  • Kendrick Lamar Takes Home Award For Best Rap Album

    Kendrick Lamar Takes Home Award For Best Rap Album

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    He opened the Grammys with a hard-hitting medley that depicted black dancers falling to the floor to symbolize being shot, and won the night's first televised award. So let's work together.Women and men as a united music industry, committed to creating safe work environments, equal pay and access for all women". However, maybe the standout moment of the evening belonged to singer Kesha , who partnered with Cyndi Lauper , Cabello, Julia Michaels , Bebe Rexha and Andra Day for a ...
  • Partial list of winners in top categories at the Grammys

    Partial list of winners in top categories at the Grammys

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    Chris Stapleton is the victor Grammy Award for best country album . Critics felt the Academy failed to recognize the artistic elements of an R&B-based album, in the same ways they have passed over albums by Kanye West, Eminem and Mariah Carey for projects by rock, country and jazz artists.
  • Kendrick Lamar Makes a Statement With Fiery Grammys Performance

    Kendrick Lamar Makes a Statement With Fiery Grammys Performance

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    The Compton, California native is the reigning prince of hip hop and the Wizard of Woke (if you don't know what "woke" means, Google it). He had said once in an interview that "for me, 95 per cent of music is about love". Jay-Z, who was 2018's most nominated artists, with eight, walked away empty-handed. Logic ended the performance with a freestyle rap supporting the black community, women and immigrants.
  • Grammys: Chris Stapleton, Little Big Town Win Country Song/Performance Awards

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    It's official - this year's Best Country Album, according to the Recording Academy, is Chris Stapleton's From A Room: Volume 1 . At Rupp, Stapleton will be joined by openers Marty Stuart and Brent Cobb . Stapleton's most recent album, From a Room: Volume 2 debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart upon its release on December 1, 2017.
  • Grammys 2018: Watch Childish Gambino Perform

    Grammys 2018: Watch Childish Gambino Perform "Terrified"

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    Childish Gambino is up for a few awards tonight at the Grammys, including record of the year for "Redbone" and album of the year for Awaken, My Love! The album received two Grammy Award nominations, including Album of the Year and features the breakout track "RedBone", which garnered three nominations for Record of the Year, Best R&B Song, and Best Traditional R&B performance.
  • The Grammy Awards 2018 Red Carpet

    The Grammy Awards 2018 Red Carpet

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    A group called Voices in Entertainment came up with the idea for celebrities to wear white roses on the red carpet . "Live from the Red Carpet" that after looking into what the white rose represented she chose to join the movement. See more in our red carpet gallery here. Reba and her boyfriend, Skeeter, at the Grammys . "I hope we get better and I just hope we keep striving forward for equality for absolutely everyone", he said on "E!" To donate to the Time's Up Legal Defense ...