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How Historic Was Bruno Mars’ Big Night at the Grammys?

Written by on February 2

The words used to describe Bruno Mars‘ claim of the 2018 Grammys range from controversial to unbelievable and for some, disappointing. But there’s one description we might all have to agree on: historic. To win album, record and song of the year in one fell swoop is rare; to do this as an R&B artist, more so; to win record and song for two separate tracks off the same album, rarer still. Billboard crunched the numbers…

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‘Music’s biggest night’? The 2018 Grammys were an out-of-touch embarrassment

Written by on February 2

Another year. Another Grammys. Another telecast that extinguished fans’ hopes of a forward-thinking awards show in favor of a night that celebrated men, pop music and not much else. Several months ago, we celebrated the Grammy nominees’ slate for its impressive diversity, with its major categories dominated by artists of color. In the lead-up to the awards, we hoped that song or record of the year could…

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‘Jay for President’: Kendrick Lamar Gives JAY-Z a Shout-Out While Winning Best Rap Album

Written by on February 2

And the winner is … Kendrick Lamar! The 30-year-old musician took home the Grammy for best rap album at Sunday’s ceremony for DAMN., beating out some of hip-hop’s biggest stars for the coveted honor. “This is a special award because of rap music — this is the thing that got me on the stage. This got me to tour all around the world, support my family,” he said…

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Grammys

Written by on January 24

Music’s biggest night returns to New York City this year for a star-studded evening at Madison Square Garden. The 2018 Grammys mark the first time in 15 years that the awards show is happening outside of Los Angeles, and the night is guaranteed to deliver both star power and memorable musical moments. This year’s ceremony is also notable because the Recording Academy has finally gave…

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Ulta Beauty accused of repackaging and reselling

Written by on January 24

A woman who claims she used to work for Ulta Beauty is calling out the chain for unsanitary practices. Twitter user @fatinamxo is using the platform to “warn” other beauty lovers about the safety of their makeup. In a series of tweets, the ex-employee alleged that her managers at the retailer would tell her to “clean” and repackage used items to be sold again. “So…

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Nicole Kidman’s powerful speech and other SAG top moments

Written by on January 24

It was back to the bold and beautiful at Sunday’s Screen Actors Guild awards, following the almost universal black dress code deployed at the recent Golden Globes. But that didn’t mean female empowerment was off the agenda. Kristen Bell became the first host of the ceremony – that’s the first host full-stop, not just female – while the huge majority of presenters were women. And…

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AARON PAUL BLASTS LOGAN PAUL ‘Go Rot In Hell’

Written by on January 4

The celebrity backlash against Logan Paul has begun … with “Breaking Bad” star Aaron Paul unloading on the YouTuber as “pure trash” over his dead body video. FYI, Aaron is not related to Logan — but if they were, you can bet he would have disowned him by now. “Dear Logan Paul, How dare you! You disgust me.” “I can’t believe that so many young people look up to…

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Justin Timberlake Announces ‘Earthy’ New Album Inspired By Wife And Son

Written by on January 4

“Man of the Woods” drops days before the singer is set to appear at the Super Bowl halftime show. Just when you had gotten that “Trolls” song played at every last wedding, birthday, bar mitzvah and bat mitzvah out of your head, Justin Timberlake is back with new music. Ahead of his scheduled appearance at the Super Bowl 2018 halftime show, the singer announced that his fifth studio…

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Hoda Kotb’s ‘sweet’ Matt Lauer comment infuriates ‘Today’ fans

Written by on January 4

Hoda Kotb still has a soft spot for Matt Lauer, though the disgraced TV host has been accused of sexual assault in the workplace. NBC announced Tuesday that Kotb would replace Lauer as Savannah Guthrie’s co-host during the 7-9 a.m. hours of “Today,” and Kotb revealed she’d heard from Lauer since the news of her promotion was made public. “He was sweet this morning. Certain…

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Real Housewive’s Camille Grammer Opens Up About ‘Second Cancer Diagnosis’ After Surgery: “Cancer Really Stinks!”

Written by on December 18

Camille Grammer has been diagnosed with cancer again. The 49-year-old Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star spoke to PEOPLE exclusively on Thursday after revealing on Instagram she had received a Squamous Cell Carcinoma diagnosis and was recovering from surgery, having “those pesky cancer cells” removed. It’s the second time the former dancer and model has battled cancer. In 2013, she was diagnosed with Stage 2 Endometrial Cancer and underwent a radical…

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