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The Recording Academy

Recording Academy Task Force On Diversity And Inclusion Announces Industry-Wide Initiative To Expand Opportunities For Female Producers And Engineers

JUSTIN BIEBER, CARDI B, COMMON, ANDRA DAY, ARIANA GRANDE, LADY GAGA, JOHN LEGEND, NICKI MINAJ, KATY PERRY, P!NK, KEITH URBAN, AND MORE AMONG THE FIRST TO SIGN ON TO THE PRODUCER AND ENGINEER INCLUSION INITIATIVE SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (FEB. 1, 2019) — Today, the Recording Academy™’s Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion announced an unprecedented new…

Recording Academy And Republic Records Reveal 2019 GRAMMY Nominees Album Track Listing

LATEST INSTALLMENT OF THE BEST-SELLING SERIES FEATURES 22 HITS FROM THE WORLD’S BIGGEST SUPERSTARS AND EMERGING ARTISTS 2019 GRAMMY® NOMINEES ALBUM HITS STORES AND DIGITAL RETAILERS JAN. 25 ALBUM PRE-ORDER AVAILABLE NOW AT 2019GRAMMY.COM; FANS CAN WIN A TRIP TO MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT® SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (JAN. 11, 2019) — The Recording Academy™‘s GRAMMY Recordings® and Republic Records have revealed…

10 Finalists Announced For 2019 Music Educator Award Presented By The Recording Academy and GRAMMY Museum

RECIPIENT AND FINALISTS TO RECEIVE CASH HONORARIUMS WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT AND RESOURCES PROVIDED BY FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND WHO: A total of 10 music teachers from 10 cities across six states have been announced as finalists for the Music Educator Award™ presented by the Recording Academy™ and GRAMMY Museum®. In total, more than 2,800 initial nominations were submitted from all 50 states. Nominations for the 2020…

Great Performances: “GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends” Honors Recording Academy Special Merit Awards Recipients

SPECIAL TO AIR OCT. 5 ON PBS WILL PAY TRIBUTE TO TONY AGNELLO AND RICHARD FACTOR, HAL BLAINE, NEIL DIAMOND, EMMYLOU HARRIS, LOUIS JORDAN, THE METERS, QUEEN, SEYMOUR STEIN, TINA TURNER AND JOHN WILLIAMS; FEATURING PERFORMANCES BY YOLANDA ADAMS, HERB ALPERT, MICKY DOLENZ, SAMMY HAGAR, LEDISI, AND TRISHA YEARWOOD; JOINED BY PRESENTERS GUSTAVO DUDAMEL AND…

Grammy Museum Selects Students For Grammy Camp Los Angeles

GRAMMY MUSEUM® SELECTS STUDENTS FOR GRAMMY CAMP® LOS ANGELES UNIQUE SUMMER PROGRAM BRINGS TOGETHER YOUTH WITH OUTSTANDING ARTISTS AND MUSIC INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS SANTA MONICA, Calif. (May 18, 2017)—The GRAMMY Museum® announced today that 88 talented high school students from 75 U.S. cities and 24 U.S. stateshave been selected as participants in the 14th annual GRAMMY Camp® program. The signature music industry camp for U.S. high school…

RECORDING ACADEMY™ NAMES DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION TASK FORCE MEMBERS

SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (MAY 9, 2018) — Tina Tchen, Chair of the Recording Academy™’s newly formed task force on diversity and inclusion, announced the names of the 16 members joining her in examining barriers and biases affecting women and other underrepresented voices in the music industry and, specifically, the Recording Academy. Since her appointment, Tchen has…

RECORDING ACADEMY CELEBRATES THE PASSAGE OF THE MUSIC MODERNIZATION ACT IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

RECORDING ACADEMY™ CELEBRATES THE PASSAGE OF THE MUSIC MODERNIZATION ACT IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES GRAMMYS ON THE HILL® DRIVES SUPPORT FOR BIGGEST UPDATE TO MUSIC LEGISLATION IN 40 YEARS WASHINGTON, D.C. (APRIL 25, 2018)—Today, one week after the Recording Academy™’s GRAMMYs on the Hill® Awards and Advocacy Day, music creators are applauding the House of Representatives’…

GRAMMY MUSEUM® PARTNERS WITH HOWSTUFFWORKS TO LAUNCH “REQUIRED LISTENING” PODCAST

GRAMMY MUSEUM® PARTNERS WITH HOWSTUFFWORKS TO LAUNCH “REQUIRED LISTENING” PODCAST ALL-NEW PODCAST FEATURES IN-DEPTH CONVERSATIONS WITH BOTH LEGENDARY AND UP-AND-COMING ARTISTS, HOSTED BY GRAMMY MUSEUM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SCOTT GOLDMAN LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (APRIL 12, 2018) — The GRAMMY Museum® and HowStuffWorks, the award-winning and industry-leading podcast network, have partnered to launch a new podcast titled “Required Listening” featuring conversations with…

Cheech & Chong: Still Rollin’—Celebrating 40 Years Of Up In Smoke Opening On 4/20

NEW EXHIBIT TO LAUNCH IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF CHEECH & CHONG’S 1978 FILM UP IN SMOKE LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (APRIL 10, 2018) — GRAMMY®-winning comedy duo Cheech & Chong will be the subject of a new exhibit opening at the GRAMMY Museum® on 4/20. Titled Cheech & Chong: Still Rollin’—Celebrating 40 Years Of Up In Smoke,…

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR 2019 MUSIC EDUCATOR AWARD PRESENTED BY THE RECORDING ACADEMY AND GRAMMY MUSEUM

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR 2019 MUSIC EDUCATOR AWARD™ PRESENTED BY THE RECORDING ACADEMY™ AND GRAMMY MUSEUM® WINNER AND NINE FINALISTS TO RECEIVE CASH HONORARIUMS, WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT AND RESOURCES PROVIDED BY FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND WHO: Applications for the 2019 Music Educator Award™ are currently online at GRAMMYMusicTeacher.com. The award is open to current U.S. music…

Music Stars Honor Elton John On The Rockin’ Tribute “Elton John: I’m Still Standing–A GRAMMY Salute,” To Be Broadcast Tuesday, April 10 on CBS

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Music Stars Honor Elton John On The Rockin’ Tribute “Elton John: I’m Still Standing–A GRAMMY Salute,” To Be Broadcast Tuesday, April 10 on CBS ELTON JOHN ALSO TAKES THE STAGE TO PERFORM A MEDLEY OF HIS TIMELESS HITS SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (MARCH 13, 2018)—Music stars Alessia Cara, Miley Cyrus, Kesha, Lady Gaga, Miranda Lambert, John…

TINA TCHEN TO CHAIR RECORDING ACADEMY™ TASK FORCE ON INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY

(Cheriss May/NurPhoto via Getty Images) SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (MARCH 6, 2018) — The Recording Academy™ is pleased to announce that Tina Tchen, chief of staff to former first lady Michelle Obama, will chair its task force to examine issues of inclusion and diversity within the Academy and the broader music community. As part of its charter, the task…

MELISSA SALGUERO ANNOUNCED AS RECIPIENT OF 2018 MUSIC EDUCATOR AWARD PRESENTED BY THE RECORDING ACADEMY™ AND GRAMMY MUSEUM

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ACADEMY™ AND GRAMMY MUSEUM® AWARD RECIPIENT AND NINE FINALISTS TO RECEIVE CASH HONORARIUMS WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT AND RESOURCES PROVIDED BY THE GRAMMY MUSEUM®’S EDUCATION CHAMPION FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND WHO:  Melissa Salguero of P.S. 48 Joseph R. Drake in the Bronx, N.Y., has been announced asthe recipient of the 2018 Music Educator Award™ presented by the Recording Academy™ and GRAMMY Museum®. In addition, nine…

“ELTON JOHN: I’M STILL STANDING-A GRAMMY SALUTE” SET TO TAKE PLACE JAN. 30 AT THE THEATER AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN IN NEW YORK CITY

MILEY CYRUS, KESHA, MIRANDA LAMBERT, JOHN LEGEND, LITTLE BIG TOWN, CHRIS MARTIN, MAREN MORRIS, SAM SMITH, AND KEITH URBAN WILL PAY TRIBUTE TO THE FIVE-TIME GRAMMY® WINNER SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (DEC. 15, 2017) — Just two days after the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards®, the Recording Academy™, AEG Ehrlich Ventures, and CBS will celebrate the legendary career of five-time…

10 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2018 MUSIC EDUCATOR AWARD™ PRESENTED BY THE RECORDING ACADEMY™ AND THE GRAMMY MUSEUM®

AWARD RECIPIENT AND FINALISTS TO RECEIVE CASH HONORARIUMS WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT AND RESOURCES PROVIDED BY THE GRAMMY MUSEUM®’S EDUCATION CHAMPION FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND WHO: A total of 10 music teachers from 10 cities across 8 states have been announced as finalists for the Music Educator Award™ presented by the Recording Academy™ and the GRAMMY Museum®. Initial nominations were submitted from all 50 states. Nominations and applications for…

MUSICARES ANNOUNCES OMAZE BENEFIT CAMPAIGN

MUSICARES® ANNOUNCES OMAZE BENEFIT CAMPAIGN  CAMPAIGN OFFERS EXCLUSIVE GRAMMY® WEEK EXPERIENCES HOSTED BY MUSICARES® VISIT WWW.OMAZE.COM/GRAMMYS TO ENTER  WHO: MusiCares®, an affiliated charity of the Recording AcademyTM WHAT: GRAMMY® Charity Online Auctions has partnered with fundraising platform Omaze to announce a new campaign benefitting music people through MusiCares. Starting today through Dec. 12, fans can enter for the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime grand prize for one…

“GRAMMYS® GREATEST STORIES: A 60TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL” AIRS FRIDAY, NOV. 24 ON CBS 

GRAMMY®-WINNING SUPERSTARS CHRISTINA AGUILERA, MARY J. BLIGE, CELINE DION, ARETHA FRANKLIN, DAVE GROHL, ELTON JOHN, BRUNO MARS, CHRIS MARTIN, PAUL MCCARTNEY, ED SHEERAN, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, STING, U2, AND KEITH URBAN TO BE FEATURED SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (October 10, 2017) — The Recording Academy™, AEG Ehrlich Ventures, and CBS will celebrate the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards® by…

MUSICARES® ANNOUNCES RELIEF RESOURCES FOR MUSIC PEOPLE AFFECTED BY HURRICANE HARVEY

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MUSICARES® ANNOUNCES RELIEF RESOURCES FOR MUSIC PEOPLE AFFECTED BY HURRICANE HARVEY VISIT GRAMMY.COM/MUSICARES/DONATIONS TO DONATE SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (AUG. 29, 2017) — MusiCares® announced today the establishment of a relief fund to support members of the music community affected by the recent devastation of Hurricane Harvey. Assistance includes basic living expenses such as shelter, food, utilities, and transportation;…

GRAMMYS 2017 Interviews, Setup, and Behind The Scenes!!

GRAMMYS 2017 Interviews, Setup, and Behind The Scenes!! GRAMMYS 2017 Interviews, Setup, and Behind The Scenes!! Setup of the Grammy red-carpet, and Interviews about fears and dreams with Grammy Host James Corden, nominee Maren Morris, and performers Gary Clark Jr. and William Bell! Also a diverse group of Music Videos by Grammy Award Nominees!! Who’s…

The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, GRAMMY Foundation® and MusiCares® Announce Seventh Annual Teens Make Music Contest

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The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, GRAMMY Foundation® and MusiCares® Announce Seventh Annual Teens Make Music Contest Competition Challenges Teens to Share How They Stay Above the Influence Through the Power of Music NEW YORK (June 21, 2016) — Today marks the launch of the seventh annual GRAMMY Foundation® and MusiCares® Teens Make Music Contest, in conjunction…