The Grande spat followed a report from the New York Times that Drake, Kendrick Lamar, and Childish Gambino all declined to perform at this year's ceremony as well. Other big stars also won't be in attendance, including Kendrick Lamar, the top nominee with eight, and Drake, nominated for seven awards. The Girl on Fire singer will be hosting the awards for the first time in her career.
On Sunday, 15-time Grammy victor Alicia Keys will emcee music's biggest night, while Cardi B, Camila Cabello, and Shawn Mendes take the stage. As much as it is about me, it's not just about me. She responded on Twitter and said she "can pull together a performance over night and you know that, Ken".
"It was when my creativity & self expression was stifled by you, that i decided not to attend. i hope the show is exactly what you want it to be and more", she continued. Viewers can also watch the event online by tuning into CBS All Access, Hulu Live TV and YouTube TV for the live streaming.
ET Canada has reached out to the Grammys committee for a comment.
The 61st Annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast live from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. nominees Chloe x Halle, Grammy victor Lady Gaga, Grammy victor Mark Ronson, and Grammy nominee Travis Scott are set to perform on Music's Biggest Night.
Singers J Balvin, Ricky Martin, Arturo Sandoval, and Young Thug and Camila Cabello are expected to open the awards night with a special performance.
Orlando Apollos Dominate Atlanta in Inaugural Game of AAF
The Spurrier known for his fun-and-gun offense dialed it up immediately, calling a deep post throw on the first play of the game. San Diego quarterback Mike Bercovici was absolutely under pressure for the entirety of the first half, being sacked five times.
The music world will hit the red carpet on Sunday for the Grammys, with a wider selection of nominees - led by hip-hop royalty and a bevy of talented women - up for the top prizes.
Tributes to Aretha Franklin and Dolly Parton are also planned, alongside a Diana Ross performance in honour of her 75th birthday and her musical achievements. These categories include Album of the Year and Song of the Year. The 8-time Grammy victor will herself take to the stage for a special performance.
This year, five of the eight Album of the Year nominations went to female artists: Cardi B, Carlile, Monae, R&B prodigy H.E.R. and country star Kacey Musgraves.
Ariana Grande, with two nominations in the pop field, pulled out of the show late last week after a dispute with producers over which songs she would perform.
The GRAMMYs have a stacked line up of performers including Cardi B, Travis Scott, and Post Malone, but could it have been even crazier?
For the second consecutive year, black hip-hop artists are leading the pack - but observers are still wondering if nominations success can translate into wins.
Les premiers benchmarks sont tombés pour la Radeon VII et la nouvelle carte graphique d'AMD ne fait pas exactement l'unanimité. Un an et demi après la Radeon RX Vega 64 , AMD décline son architecture GPU Vega sur le procédé de gravure en 7 nm de TSMC.
The man, Christopher Ryan Larson, of Trinity, was arrested on Tuesday, the day before he turned 34, according to jail records. The deputy asks Larson if he is 'complete with the exercise, ' but he just mumbles and continues his shuffle.
Earl Blumenauer, Oregon Democrat, repeating efforts unsuccessfully mounted by the lawmakers during the last Congress. The new bill aims to legalize, tax, and "responsibly regulate" marijuana consumption just like alcohol.
Thomas Cook said it has launched a strategic review of the airline business, suggesting this could lead to possible disposal. This has involved a continuous review of our cost structure in order to stay competitive in a highly fragmented market.
They hit the target for bronze last June, and by October had more than 90 percent of the gold and 85 percent of the silver. For a long time now there has been a lot of talk about e-waste and how to deal with the magnanimity of the problem.
Mr Bio said attacks on minors - which account for a third of all cases - would be punished with a life sentence. The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of stlucianewsonline.com, its sponsors or advertisers.
Le Game Director de Devil May Cry 5 explique avoir rencontré la direction du studio pour proposer de nouveaux projets. On ne peut pas dire ce que c'est, mais on a hâte de s'y mettre. "J'avais des idées pour Dragon's Dogma 2 ".
Il a expliqué à la police vouloir également atteindre le drone employé par les forces de l'ordre durant leurs interventions. Présent depuis plusieurs semaines dans les rassemblements, il visait tout particulièrement les vitres de la préfecture.
May will ask lawmakers on Thursday to reaffirm that they support her bid to renegotiate the backstop, a government source said. May will promise parliament another vote on other Brexit options if a deal is still not ready by the end of February .
EU slashes eurozone growth forecast as Germany cools
The EU's largest economy, Germany, is expected to slow even more steeply than the Commission's previous estimates of 1.8% in 2019. Global trade uncertainty and a sharper-than-expected slowdown in China also pose external risks to the economic outlook.
Hubble has discovered a mysterious dark storm on Neptune
Because of the distance at which Uranus orbits the Sun, the planet's years are a lot different than we experience here on Earth. Since the Hubble started tracking the storms, increased cloud activity has been a regular precursor to their appearance.
Canadian Regulators Will Not Help Quadriga Clients
They said he had complained of watery stools, vomiting, crampy abdominal pain, and was feeling feverish. All they need to have is some money to charm the government employees who issue the death certificate .
Hailey Baldwin finally reveals how Justin Bieber proposed
She also found herself the target of Bieber's fans, and many people on social media were also not optimistic about their marriage. He added: "I've been successful since I was 13, so I didn't really have a chance to find who I was apart from what I did".
Anthony Joshua laughs off ‘ducking’ claims
He knows he can expect a similar atmosphere because thousands of his British fans would likely make the trip to NY for the fight. The 30-year-old has won 11 of his last 12 bouts by knockout, including a fourth-round KO of Bogdan Dinu in November.
Automakers recall 1.7 million cars with fatal airbags
The recalls forced Takata Corp.to seek bankruptcy protection and sell most of its assets to pay for the fixes. Daimler's van division, Tesla , and Ferrari recalled 159,689, 68,763, and 11,176 cars, respectively.