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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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