Black Twitter is still simmering with rage over the Grammys Motown tribute featuring 50-year-old Jennifer Lopez incorporating her Las Vegas show into a Motown revue. Many believe The Academy of the Recording Arts could have found someone more suitable than "culture vulture" J-Lo to represent the historic label.
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Rapper Drake was cut off mid-sentence during his acceptance speech after picking up his award for best rap song for "God's Plan" at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday night.
Richard Pryor was born on December 1, 1940 in Peoria, Illinois. Pryor's alcoholic mother, Gertrude Thomas, abandoned him and his four siblings when he was 10. He spent his adolescent years living in a brothel run by his grandmother, Marie Carter.
Rapper Cardi B, who is making headlines for the wrong reasons, was disqualified as a nominee for the Best New Artist Grammy next year.
Rappers Future (center) and Young Thug (right) partied with Beyonce's music producer Mike Will Made It (left) and producer PLUSS (not pictured) who celebrated their recent GRAMMY win with a private dinner and after party at Aurum nightclub in Atlanta on Wednesday.
Chrissy Teigen is being accused of wearing a fake baby bump to the 2018 Grammy Awards. Her baby bump was barely noticeable when the 32-year-old former swimsuit model was spotted out & about in New York City on Wednesday.
When the paparazzi photos surfaced online, social media users noted her baby bump was significantly smaller than it appeared during the Grammy Awards telecast on Sunday, Jan. 28.
Her small bump prompted social media users to ask "Where did her baby bump go?"
Tongues are still wagging over JAY-Z's Grammy snub on Sunday. JAY-Z, who already has 21 Grammys to his name, was nominated for 8 more Grammy awards. But Bruno Mars and rapper Kendrick Lamar split the prizes leaving JAY-Z with no awards for his critically acclaimed 4:44 album.
The 47-year-old rapper suffered the indignity of watching lesser artists parade onstage to pick up their trophies while he got nothing.
As predicted, the 2018 Grammy Awards telecast was the lowest viewed in Grammy history. The 2018 Grammy Awards billed itself as the first-ever all rap and hip-hop telecast which aired live Sunday on CBS.
Pictured above are rapper Cardi B (left) and Bruno Mars who were among the diverse performers at Madison Square Garden. Bruno swept the awards with 6 trophies.
Grammy Awards President Neil Portnow responded to public criticism that the 2018 Grammy Awards major category winners were 75% male. Portnow responded to the backlash that sparked a #GrammysSoMale hashtag on Twitter.com on Sunday.
Only one woman took home a trophy in a major category -- Alessia Cara who won for best new artist.
Rihanna and her current boyfriend, Hassan Jameel, were spotted leaving 1OAK Nightclub in New York City after celebrating her big GRAMMY win on Sunday night. The Bajan singer took home the Best Rap Song GRAMMY for her collaboration with rapper Kendrick Lamar on his hit single "LOYALTY.".
Trump curse? Rapper JAY-Z was completely shut out at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards, despite leading all GRAMMY nominations with eight at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, January 28, in New York City.
Hours before the live telecast, JAY-Z accomplished something rapper Eminem could not: he got the attention of President Donald Trump on Twitter.com.