It's nearly time for the 61st Annual Grammy Awards! Fifteen-time Grammy victor Alicia Keys will be the first woman to host the ceremony in over a decade. "As much as I'm nominated, I would not be anything without the village of women who are walking into their truth", she said. Women artistes are leading the nominations for big categories like album of the year and best new artist.
The singer, who sent the tweets just hours before the highly anticipated release of her album Thank U, Next, is up for two awards this year: best pop solo performance for God Is a Woman, and best pop vocal album for Sweetener.
The Grammys' tense relationship with the hip-hop community goes back decades. Other artists announced to perform on the broadcast include Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Dan + Shay, Post Malone with the Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Shawn Mendes, Diana Ross, J Balvin, Arturo Sandoval, Young Thug, Janelle Monáe, Kacey Musgraves, H.E.R., Miley Cyrus, Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris, Little Big Town and Ricky Martin.
Lady Gaga scooped up five nominations including for both Record and Song of the Year for her heart-pounding hit Shallow, which she performed in the film A Star Is Born with co-star Bradley Cooper.
"I don't think you can say anyone is a front-runner", said Melinda Newman, West Coast editor of Billboard magazine.
Dave Chappelle and "Weird Al" Yankovic picked up early awards ahead of the live show, which was scheduled to kick off at 8 p.m.
Ehrlich told the AP that Grande "felt it was too late for her to pull something together". "I hope the show is exactly what you want it to be and more", she continued.
"And I feel like it's a time in this country when women need to support each other and their decisions". Pop singer Ariana Grande recently tweeted that she pulled out of performing this year due to a creative disagreement with its producers, while rappers Childish Gambino (a.k.a. Donald Glover), Drake and Kendrick Lamar all reportedly turned down offers from the show, which has a fraught history with hip-hop artists.
Drama has also surrounded the Grammys around its Motown Records tribute: Some people complained when a promo aired on CBS showing Jennifer Lopez as the act set to honor the legendary record label, which launched the careers of the Jackson 5, the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and more. A representative for the Grammys didn't return an email seeking clarification about the tribute. Fans of breaking their nose in a mosh pit might be pleased to learn that Travis Scott took her place, who will be headlining alongside Lady Gaga and Mark Ronson.
Jackson raised the issue last week after she warned Stone not to treat his criminal case like a "book tour". Roger Stone's attorneys says that his comments don't merit a "clear and present danger to a fair trial".
Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now owns 25,581 shares in the company, valued at $1,355,793. The athletic footwear retailer reported $0.95 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.92 by $0.03.
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.
Le restaurant visé se trouve dans le centre de la capitale, sur l'Ile Saint-Louis. "La plainte a été déposée samedi". L'occupant de la place Beauvau a affirmé "tout faire pour que l'auteur de cette ignominie soit condamné".
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".
Viewers can also watch the event online by tuning into CBS All Access , Hulu Live TV and YouTube TV for the live streaming. The Girl on Fire singer will be hosting the awards for the first time in her career.
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.
When it ended, both moved to the center of the ring and went to their knees and bowed their heads in a show of respect. The crowd began chanting Silva's name as the third round began, but it wasn't enough to get him over the line.
The Indians said Lindor was evaluated Wednesday at the Cleveland Clinic , where a doctor confirmed a moderate calf strain. Even if it's for a week or two, the Tribe can't afford to have Lindor out of their lineup this season.
Minn. Sen. Amy Klobuchar set to join 2020 race
But she did bemoan the conduct of "foreign policy by tweet" and said Americans must "stop the fear-mongering and stop the hate". Some progressives say she lacks the kind of fire and bold ideas needed to bring significant change and excite voters.
Quebec mosque shooter sentenced to life, no parole for 40 years
Several people in the room wept as the judge read a second-by-second account of the shooter's actions on the night of the crime. On the other hand, the judge said, Bissonnette had no previous criminal record, he pleaded guilty and he expressed remorse.
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.
MSI lance la carte graphique AMD Radeon VII gravée en 7 nm
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.
Recycling plan for Olympic medals on track
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.