Monday night, fans sat through the MTV Video Music Awards awaiting a possible tribute to the Queen of Soul. What they got was not at all what they were anticipating. Instead of a beautiful montage or a medley of songs performed by other soulful singers, MTV enlisted pop icon Madonna to say a few words before presenting the […]
Bruno Mars’ tribute to Prince at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards was a show-stopping highlight. This Sunday marks the 33rd anniversary of Prince’s iconic Purple Rain album, which was released in 1984. In honor of that anniversary, Mars has shared a behind-the-scenes look at the rehearsals for his memorable Grammy performance. Mars and his Hooligans […]
Prince is one of the biggest musical legends of all-time. One year since Prince’s death and his music is still topping charts. According to Billboard, Prince sold more albums than any artist in 2016. The Purple One’s catalog of albums and songs have sold 7.7 million copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen Music. Prince’s music lives […]
The New York Times has reported that Prince will receive an all-star tribute at the Grammy Awards next month. According to Rap-Up.com via the publication, “an all-star musical tribute to Prince is expected to be one of the show’s splashiest moments.” It is unclear who will honor him, yet. The Grammys will air on Sunday, February 12th.
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Well, this should be a great night. According to Pulse of Radio, Melissa Etheridge, Kenny Loggins, Heart‘s Ann Wilson, and Todd Rundgren, are among the artists on the bill for the March 6th The Music Of Aretha Franklin event at New York’s Carnegie Hall. In addition to the heavy hitters, fans can also expect tributes to the “Queen Of Soul” by Sarah Dash, Glen […]
Saturday night (June 4th) at Spike Lee’s Guy Choice Awards, John legend and Andra Day performed a tribute to ‘The Greatest,’ Muhammed Ali. They sang George Benson’s “The Greatest Love of All,” which was originally penned for an Ali biopic, titled The Greatest. You can watch their performance in the video below.
BET has announced that Sheila E, The Roots, D’Angelo and Janelle Monae will perform during the Prince tribute planned for this year’s BET Awards. It’s also been announced that Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson are the host for the event. The 2016 BET Awards airs Sunday, June 26th.
Saturday Night Live’s Prince tribute episode on Saturday (April 23rd) pulled in big ratings for NBC. It actually performed higher than any repeat episodes that have aired and even more than most of their new episodes this season. Despite the large audience, many viewers took to social media to complain that the skits mocking Prince […]
The Grammy Awards stand by their tribute to Natalie Cole. Ken Ehrlich, the show’s producer, felt that their decision to include Natalie Cole in the segment and not do a solo tribute was “appropriate.” Ehrlich told Billboard, “Frankly, I think it was appropriate. . . . at one point I was playing around with ‘Miss You Like Crazy,’ […]