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Q-Tip's 2003 solo album, "Kamaal the Abstract," was never released by Arista, which doubted its commercial appeal. That decision touched off a period in which the Queens, N.Y., native jumped from label to label in the middle of creating new work. Now he...
Tags: Death, Queens (New York City)
The EnvelopeGeoff Boucher, the pop-culture writer of the Los Angeles Times, is at rehearsals for the 49th annual Grammy Awards and filing dispatches for The Envelope. Here's what's going on as the clock ticks toward the Sunday show at Staples Center in Los Angeles....
The EnvelopeThe Killers and the Arctic Monkeys, indie rockers from opposite sides of the Atlantic, took two trophies apiece Wednesday at Britain's prestigious music-industry awards, the Brits. Las Vegas natives The Killers, who broke out in Britain before finding...
Zap2It.comIn a not-so-subtle piece of Grammy Week cross-promotion, CBS has booked 2007 nominees Nelly Furtado and Mary J. Blige for drama series guest appearances. First up, on Wednesday, Feb. 7, Furtado will guest on "CSI: NY" playing a world-class professional...
Zap2It.comMary J. Blige could be without the most Grammy nominations of any artist this year, but it might not be as gratifying for her. Already an owner of three of the awards, the R&B star has eight more bids, mainly related to her chart-topping album "The...
Gustavo Santaolalla no titubea al enumerar las aportaciones de Argentina a América Latina y al mundo: Gardel, Cortázar, Borges, Piazzolla, Maradona, el fútbol, la carne, el tango y más, mucho más. Pero es el tango lo que hoy ocupa su atención. Esta...
Tags: Dancing, Disco (genre), Minority Groups, Elvis Costello, Dance
From LL Cool J to Jay-Z and Lil Wayne, hip-hop always has prized larger-than-life icons whose alchemy of skills, style and swagger enabled them to scale the Billboard charts. But with rap finally submerged in the waters of the mainstream, it's only...
Tags: Kelly Clarkson, LL Cool J, Rap (genre), Katy Perry, Death
Daily PressForget "American Idol." Here's a pop star with vocal chops hot enough to incinerate most reality show contestants. Strong on ballads as well as up-tempo dance numbers, Furtado kept a near-capacity crowd on its feet for much of the show. It's sad,...
Zap2It.comShe's had huge success by crooning about not crying, but Fergie may shed some tears if she wins a Grammy. Nominated for best female pop vocal performance for "Big Girls Don't Cry," the singer stands a very good chance of leaving her mark on the golden...
Tags: Rihanna, Britney Spears, Ne-Yo, Television, Kanye West
THE red carpet at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards threw into sharp relief just how safe female musicians are required to play it these days. The steady stream of jewel-toned gowns, softly waved tresses and unremarkable diamond baubles was eerily similar...
Tags: Rihanna, Avril Lavigne, Ne-Yo, Pink (singer), Celebrities
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