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Top Female Music Execs: Recording Academy 'Woefully Out of Touch'

Update: Grammy president Neil Portnow responded to the letter, via the New York Times: “We appreciate the points raised in this letter and welcome the opportunity to work with these executives to address the issues of inclusion, representation, fairness, and diversity in our community. As we establish the details around our recently announced task force, we will seek their input and ...

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Top Female Record Label Execs Call Recording Academy “Woefully Out of Touch”

Six of the music industry’s most influential female record label executives have penned a letter to the Recording Academy, criticizing Grammys President Neil Portnow, The New York Times reports. It comes in response to Portnow’s recent comments that women should “step up” when it comes to being involved in the music industry. Previously, a group of female lawyers and managers ...

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The Recording Academy Awards: Bruno Mars And Social Justice Steal The Grammys

Melody ConradStaff Writer The Academy’s 60th Grammy Awards Ceremony was chock-full of social outcries and lots of Bruno Mars, leaving viewers with plenty to wrap their minds around. Lady Gaga, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus and others donned the white rose to support the #MeToo and #TimesUp sexual misconduct movements, with Janelle Monáe delivering a powerful introduction to Kesha’s song “Praying.”

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The Recording Academy Awards: Bruno Mars And Social Justice Steal The Grammys

Melody ConradStaff Writer The Academy’s 60th Grammy Awards Ceremony was chock-full of social outcries and lots of Bruno Mars, leaving viewers with plenty to wrap their minds around. Lady Gaga, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus and others donned the white rose to support the #MeToo and #TimesUp sexual misconduct movements, with Janelle Monáe delivering a powerful introduction to Kesha’s song “Praying.”

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The Recording Academy Awards: Bruno Mars And Social Justice Steal The Grammys

Melody ConradStaff Writer The Academy’s 60th Grammy Awards Ceremony was chock-full of social outcries and lots of Bruno Mars, leaving viewers with plenty to wrap their minds around. Lady Gaga, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus and others donned the white rose to support the #MeToo and #TimesUp sexual misconduct movements, with Janelle Monáe delivering a powerful introduction to Kesha’s song “Praying.”

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The Recording Academy Awards: Bruno Mars And Social Justice Steal The Grammys

Melody ConradStaff Writer The Academy’s 60th Grammy Awards Ceremony was chock-full of social outcries and lots of Bruno Mars, leaving viewers with plenty to wrap their minds around. Lady Gaga, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus and others donned the white rose to support the #MeToo and #TimesUp sexual misconduct movements, with Janelle Monáe delivering a powerful introduction to Kesha’s song “Praying.”

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