The 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards aired on CBS last night with host Wayne Brady running the show. The awards were held at the Las Vegas Hilton on June 19, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The ceremony included tributes to Oprah Winfrey, Alex Trebek, Pat Sayjack, Susan Lucci and even Elvis Presley. The Jabawockees […]
Alicia Keys has been tapped to host the 61st Annual Grammy Awards,
Keys shared the news with an Instagram Story video that contained a behind-the-scenes look into how this opportunity came to pass. The video, which is now gone, opened with when Keys received the phone call offering her the gig. The video also shows Keys sharing the news with husband, Swizz Beats, and her two kids.
The video wraps up with Keys detailing her excitement about accepting the position. “I know what it feels like to be on that stage, and I know what it feels like to be proud of the work that you’ve put in, and to be recognized for it,” Keys said. “I just feel grateful that I’m able to bring that light and that energy. This is a first – it’s a first, and it’s amazing, and I think it’s perfect timing. Honestly, I’m really excited, I feel really good about it, because I feel like it’s the perfect opportunity for me to give the light back, lift people up, especially all the young women that are nominated.”
Keys isn’t nominated for any Grammys this year, but she’s no novice to winning. To-date, she has won 15 Grammys. She won her last Grammy for Best R&B Album for Girl On Fire, in 2014
Set your reminders now, as the Grammys will air live on CBS February 10th at 8 p.m. ET.
Lady Gaga will hit the stage and perform her new single “Applause” at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.
Gaga is set to open the show this year, and with the singer’s track record, the performance will definitely be one to remember.
The VMAs airs live at 8 p.m. EST on Aug. 25 from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn NY.
Applause is the first single from Gaga’s upcoming album, ARTPOP, due Nov. 11.
After Beyonce‘s spectacular Billboard Music Awards performance, BET would be silly not to ask her to perform for the BET Awards. So of course BET did just that and have asked Beyonce to perform. Beyonce’s upcoming album will be released on June 24, ad the BET Awards will take place two days later […]
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