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47th NAACP Image Awards: Creed, Compton, black-ish Big Winners

  The NAACP Image Awards don’t often get a lot of press but this year is different. In the face of the overwhelming backlash against the Oscars snubbing any acting nominees who are people of color, the timing and need for recognition by the NAACP couldn’t be more crucial. To be clear, this is (and always will be) more than ...

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27th GLAAD Media Award Nominations Laud Empire, Carol, Tangerine, Transparent

  The nominations for the 27th GLAAD (Gay and Lesbian Association Against Defamation) Media Awards in 31 categories covering all areas of media (including Film, Television, Journalism) have chosen Carol, The Danish Girl, Dope, Freeheld and Grandma as their top films in wide release for 2015. In the television categories there are 10 nominees in both Comedy Series and Drama ...

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Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, The Weeknd Top 58th GRAMMY Nominations

The Recording Academy announced nominations today for the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards, reflecting a diverse blend of talented music makers as determined by The Academy’s voting membership. This year, Kendrick Lamar leads nominations with 11, followed by Taylor Swift and The Weeknd, who each earn seven. Additionally, music producer/songwriter Max Martin receives six nominations and mastering engineer Tom Coyne, rapper Drake, ...

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2015 American Music Awards Nominations: Taylor Swift Leads with 6

  The nominations for the 2015 American Music Awards were announced today and to no one’s surprise Taylor Swift led the race with six mentions that cover individual, collaborative and album nominations. Meghan Trainor, Nicki Minaj and Ed Sheeran also felt love and newcomer The Weeknd led new artist mentions with nominations in Artist of the Year, New Artist, Song ...

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2015 CMA Awards Nominees: Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Sam Hunt in the Running

  The nominations for the 2015 Country Music Association awards were announced this morning and in the battle of the newly divorced country power couple Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert, while both scored in the Male and Female Vocalist categories, respectively, only Lambert picked up a nomination for Entertainer of the Year. She’s also the only female in that category, ...

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2015 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations: It’s Taylor Swift’s World, We Just Live In It

  The nominations for the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards were announced this morning and to no one’s surprise, Taylor Swift dominated with two videos peppered throughout nine categories. “Bad Blood” received 7 nominations for Video of the Year, Best Collaboration, Best Art Direction, Best Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Editing and Best Visual Effects. “Blank Space” received two nominations for ...

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57th Grammy Awards Winners: Sam Smith’s Big Night and Beck Wins AOTY

Beck kept Beyoncé from achieving one of the only Grammys that’s been out of her grasp, Album of the Year, with his win tonight for Morning Phase. Don’t be too sad for Bey though, she still managed Grammy wins for Best R&B Song and Best R&B Performance (for “Drunk in Love,” with husband Jay-Z), pushing her into 20+ lifetime Grammys. ...

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46th NAACP Image Award Winners: Selma, How to Get Away With Murder, black-ish and Beyoncé

The winners of the 46th NAACP Image Awards were announced last night and Selma dominated the motion picture categories winning Outstanding Motion Picture and three acting trophies for its cast (David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo and Common). Strangely though, its director, Ava DuVernay lost out to Antoine Fuqua for the Denzel Washington TV-to-film version of The Equalizer. Belle, starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, ...

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Watch Madonna’s Music Video for ‘Living for Love’ Video HERE

After weeks of leaks and drama galore surrounding Madonna’s 13th studio album, Rebel Heart, we have the official video for the lead single, “Living for Love.” It’s a rich and sexy tapestry of matadors, masks and a Moulin Rouge! sensibility that looks tour-ready. The video was directed by Julien Choquart and Camille Hirigoyen aka J.A.C.K., edited by by Danny B. ...

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