Alicia Keys will be honored for Recording Academy for her “artistry, philanthropy, and passion for creators rights.”Alicia Keys is known around the word for her philanthropy work, being a Singer/song writer, and outstanding musician. The songstress will be recognized for all that she’s has contributed to the music industry. Recording Academy President and CEO Neil Portnow states: […]

On February 24, 1999, R&B and hip hop singer Lauren Hill wins five Grammy Awards, the most a woman had ever received.   SOURCE:

Naptown’s very own Kenneth “BabyFace” Edmonds recently confirmed that he is planning for his SOLO album for September 2015. He claimed the new album is something that you can groove to. Check out his interview below.   SOURCE:

Monica Brown hinted via Instagram that Keri Hilson has been in the studio working on new music. She even expressed that the new content that she is creating is Grammy worthy. The last album Keri Hilson put out was “No Boys Allowed” and it was filled with hits that lead her to a few grammy […]

It’s a Luther Vandross weekend! We’re remembering the music of the man who will always be our SUPERSTAR. Today, Luther would have been 62 years old and we’re opening up his musical library and playing all of your favorite songs.  A classic Luther song is Dance with My Father and here are some little known […]

Alicia Keys’ career is definitely on fire, following the release of her fifth studio opus aptly titled, “Girl On Fire.” In addition to being named Blackberry’s Global Creative Director and performing at the Inauguration, Super Bowl, Grammys and NBA All-Star game, Keys is also featured on the latest installment of Oprah Winfrey’s “Master Class” series. During the episode, the 14-time […] Her husband already has two Grammys on the shelf, but for First Lady Michelle Obama, her first nomination is still an honor – one for which she shares the credit. Mrs. Obama, who is nominated in the spoken-word category for her bookAmerican Grown, says in a statement to PEOPLE: “This nomination is such an honor not just for […]

Pop superstar Beyonce is stepping behind the camera to direct a behind-the-scenes documentary about her personal and professional life, U.S. cable channel HBO said on Monday. The currently untitled film will debut on February 16 and show the Grammy-winning singer’s life in the recording studio, readying for live performances and running her own TV and […]

Is Adele officially a mom? According to multiple reports out of the UK, the notoriously private singer has given birth to a baby boy. “Adele and [beau] Simon [Konecki] are ecstatic at their new arrival,” a source told the UK’s Sunday People. The UK’s Daily Mail reported that the baby was born on Friday. Adele’s rep declined to […]

Chris Brown cannot keep his name outta the headlines. Just days after tweeting (and deleting) about how winning a Grammy was the “ultimate f–k off”, tales of a pickup line the R&B singer approached a woman with are stirring the pot of controversy again. Multiple outlets are reporting that Brown has a new pickup line. […]

Grammys Executive Producer Ken Ehrlich and his team were scrambling Saturday night to find a poignant and proper way to mark the passing of Whitney Houston and their plan was to have Jennifer Hudson perform a “respectful musical tribute” on the CBS broadcast on Sunday night. “It’s too fresh in everyone’s memory to do more […]

The Los Angeles Times reports Whitney Houston was found unresponsive in her room at the Beverly Hills Hilton by members of her entourage. At a press conference Saturday night, a Beverly Hills Police Department spokesman said people in Houston’s party called paramedics. Some firefighters were already in the hotel working a gala Houston planned to […]