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Females “step up” to Grammys

Females “step up” to Grammys

Earlene Mary Escobal,
Contributor

March 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life

Recording Academy’s President causes uproar with his comment on lack of female representation at Grammys At the 60th Annual Grammy Awards on Jan. 28, only 11 female artists were nominated out of 84 total categories. Of the 11 female nominees, two of them won and only one winner aired on the live s...

Grammy Awards dismiss hip-hop

Grammy Awards dismiss hip-hop

Marissa Marshall,
Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Features

On Jan. 28, Madison Square Garden in New York hosted the 60th Annual Grammy Awards. In the home of the New York Knicks, hip-hop artists took control of the major categories with an abundance of nominations. But once again, hip-hop was neglected when it came time to determine a winner for awards like ...

New wave hits Grammy Awards

New wave hits Grammy Awards

AIkaika Nichols,
Contributor

January 6, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Diverse “Album of the Year” category highlights show Now in its 60th year, the Grammys released its nominees last month. There are many expected picks and unsurprising category favorites. However, there is one unexpected surprise: this is the first time white artists or groups will not be nomin...

Bay Area artist dissed at Grammys

Bay Area artist dissed at Grammys

Kris Stewart,
Online and Video Editor

February 12, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The 57th Annual Grammy Award ceremony was underwhelmed with flashes of coolness. Among the cool moments were Madonna’s performance of her newest single, “Living for Love,” Annie Lennox joining the stage with Hozier to sing “I Put A Spell On You,” Lady Gaga and Tony Bennet’s “Cheek to Ch...

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