Tag Archives: Kendrick Lamar

28Jan/18

2018 Grammys: Will hip-hop finally even the score?

NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES (JANUARY 25, 2018) (REUTERS) – After several near misses and heaps of outrage, this could finally be hip-hop and R&B’s year at the Grammy Awards on Sunday (January 28) where rappers Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar dominate nominations for the top prizes on the biggest night in music. Continue reading

28Jan/18

Jay-Z is honored with The Recording Academy’s President Merit Award

NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES (JANUARY 27, 2018) (REUTERS) – Rapper Jay-Z received The Recording Academy’s President Merit Award at Clive Davis’ annual pre-Grammy party on Saturday (January 27) in New York. Continue reading

21Nov/16

Hip-hop legends A Tribe Called Quest top Billboard album chart

A Tribe Called Quest scores its first Billboard 200 No.1 in 20 years with its new release, “We Got It From Here … Thank You 4 Your Service.”

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21Nov/16

Green Day takes aim at Trump at American Music Awards

Punk band Green Day take aim at President-elect Donald Trump at the American Music Awards, singing, “no Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA.”

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21Nov/16

Ariana Grande wins top American Music award

Canadian rapper Drake wins his first ever American Music Awards and Ariana Grande is named artist of the year.

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29Jun/15

Smokey Robinson, Janet Jackson wow at BET Awards

Showbiz veterans Smokey Robinson and Janet Jackson receive huge standing ovations at BET Awards in Los Angeles.

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26Mar/15

Kendrick Lamar tops Billboard 200 for first time with new album

California native Kendrick Lamar takes the top spot in the Billboard 200 list with his third studio record “To Pimp a Butterfly.”
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