He won the top prize , Album of the Year , for " 24K Magic " as well as Record of the Year , which recognizes top tune, for the title track - a tale of good times with lovely women set to 1980s-style synths and rhythms. Monae said she is standing in solidarity with all young women in entertainment, "and to those who would dare try and silence us, we offer you two words: Time's Up".
For her smoking performance of " Wild Thoughts ", she changed into a shimmery Adam Selman handkerchief-hem slip dress trimmed in fringe. American singer, Rihanna , performed an African dance routine at the Grammy Awards . "This is a great moment for both me and South Africa". A key member of the dance group, Stephen Ojo thanked the pop star for learning the dance on his Instagram page @papi_ojo.
Twitter is working to stop Devumi and similar companies, it said in a statement on Saturday. It is alleged that others who wanted to increase their follower count, including actors, entrepreneurs and political commentators, could then pay to be followed by the bots.
EST. When it was all over, Woods said , "To be able to take cuts like I did, hit out of weird lies, it's something that I didn't know that I could do yet because there's really no rough in Florida right now". It's clear that Woods understands the long game, even if he remains fully engaged in his present rounds. Got a little lazy on my golf swing the last four or five holes.
Cardi B was perfection in every way as she graced the red carpet of the 2018 Grammy Awards in NY last night. She said she felt "good", "nervous", and "overwhelmed" at being there tonight and being nominated for both Best Rap Song and Best Rap Performance for " Bodak Yellow ".
Why? While we don't have a confirmed reason from her team, Just Jared point out that Rihanna was one of the first stars to hit the stage to accept the award for Best Rap/Sung Performance for "Loyalty", alongside Kendrick Lamar. He won Best Pop Vocal Album for Divide and Best Pop Solo Performance "Shape of You". Emmy and Golden Globe victor Childish Gambino, who picked up best traditional R&B performance, gave a smooth and sultry performance of "Terrified" in all-white featuring ...
Awards were also posthumously given to Leonard Cohen, for best rock performance, and Carrie Fisher, for best spoken word album with her reading of her memoir The Princess Diarist. "I have so much love and respect to all the nominees tonight", Chappelle began, "And I just want to take a moment to honor Jarobi , Ali Shaheed Muhammad , Q-Tip, sometimes Busta , sometimes outcome, and of course always and forever Phife Dawg ".
Mars swept six total awards, followed by Lamar with five wins. Best Rap Album also went to Lamar. Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, both Oscar and Tony winners , won best musical theater album for "Dear Evan Hansen", shared with Tony victor Ben Platt.
The show's main event since its inception in 1988 has been the 30-man (sometimes 20, sometimes 40) over the top rope Royal Rumble match, with the victor receiving a title shot at WrestleMania . ESPN reporter Ramona Shelburne later reported that the leather jacket that Rousey was wearing to the ring was given to her by "Rowdy" Roddy Piper's son as gift for her first appearance.
English pop songwriter Ed Sheeran , one of the most successful artists of the past year, on Sunday won his third and fourth Grammys - both outside the major categories. "Sorry" singer Justin Bieber was nowhere to be found for said performance. A number of musicians like Lady Gaga , Cardi B and Kelly Clarkson graced the red carpet wearing white roses to display solidarity with the anti-sexual harassment Me Too and Time's Up campaigns.
Before the televised ceremony began on Sunday night, Mars was recognised in Best R&B Performance and Song category for " That's What I Like " and Best R&B album for " 24K Magic ". Jay-Z won none of his eight nominations and chose not to perform at the three-hour show. Dr. Luke has repeatedly denied Kesha's allegations. Alessia Cara won for best new artist .
During a charged performance from Kendrick Lamar that kicked off the ceremonies, the comedian popped out of nowhere to bless us all with quick quips and remarks throughout the powerful medley that Lamar delivered-and it's safe to say people ate it up.
Why they think they have to do 6 hours of programming in one night is beyond me, and I'll probably fall asleep, but that's besides the point. And odds makers have latched on to Reigns as one of the favorites. The Miz recaptured the WWE Intercontinental Championship. Kane being in the triple-threat match with Strowman and Lesnar means two things. There's one scenario, though, that would see the crowd devolve into anarchy, again.
Stranger still was the fact that few artists choice to speak up about Time's Up or #MeToo during the red carpet hour; country icon Reba McEntire was one of just a handful. Kelly Clarkson hits it out of the park in the fashion department in a sophisticated black caped gown with golden rose details. Lana Del Rey, meanwhile, was an angel in off-white with a high slit and star theme, including a silver star head piece.
During the performance, the rapper, alongside Alessia Cara and Khalid , were joined by a group of suicide survivors donning T-shirts that displayed the hotline number and inspirational message that read, "You are not alone". "No matter where you're from, no matter who you are, we all deal with struggles". The " Scars To Your Beautiful " singer, looking gorgeous in her signature laid-back style, joked on stage that she'd long practiced her acceptance speech, saying "I've been ...
However, Amman says it is hosting 1.3 million Syrian refugees, and has repeatedly called for more assistance to do so. Jolie told Al Arabiya that countries that host refugees receive a lot of pressure form the global community to return them before its safe.
It was a moment of levity in Grammys show heavy on politics. And kicking off the 60th awards on Sunday, Kendrick Lamar gave a historic performance. It's the third career Grammy for the global superstar from Toronto. Kesha, a best pop vocal album nominee who has been battling her former record producer Dr.
NEW YORK - Country music stars Maren Morris , Eric Church and Brothers Osborne honored victims killed at the Las Vegas Strip shooting during their performance Sunday night at the Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden. "So, tonight, to honor those we lost, Eric, brothers Osborne and I - who all performed in Las Vegas that tragic weekend - wanted to come together to honor the memory of the lovely, music-loving souls so cruelly taken from us".
Luke for years in USA courts over allegations of emotional and sexual abuse, performed her defiant single " Praying " alongside Cyndi Lauper , Andra Day , Camila Cabello , Bebe Rexha and Julia Michaels and an all-female choir. "And you said that I was done/Well, you were wrong and now the best is yet to come". "We come in peace but we mean business, and to those who would dare try and silence us, we offer you two words: Time's Up", she said.
Hillary Clinton has time on her hands, so she chose to audition to narrate " Fire and Fury ", the President Donald Trump tell-all. "The question I've got is who'll be the narrator?" While Legend would give a soothing reading of the book, and DJ Khaled would add a beat, any producer would have to give the role to Hillary Clinton , who made a surprise cameo at the end.