A filing with the Internal Revenue Service shows that Portnow was paid $1.74 million in 2016. Dugan said she was pressured to hire him as a consultant for $750,000 annually. Dugan’s Grammys compensation was not revealed in Tuesday’s filing. She earned nearly $537,000 in 2016 in her previous job as CEO of Bono’s (RED) charity organization. … [Read more...] about Grammys CEO Says She was Ousted After Reporting Harassment
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Dugan says she was put on administrative leave three weeks after she sent an email to the academy's managing director of human resources outlining numerous bombshell allegations against the organization and its "historically male dominated leadership," according to the EEOC complaint. … [Read more...] about Former Grammys head Deborah Dugan sues recording academy, alleges sexual harassment
“There’s pressure,” says Leber of a full-length debut, noting that much of it is self-inflicted. “He’s a perfectionist. He wants every song to be amazing and doesn’t want any filler on the album. I don’t believe in putting the schedule before the creative. The sophomore slump is typically due to too much pressure on timing to follow the first album. We want him to take his time and get it right. I’m not saying I want it to come five years later, but it’s got to be right. What’s the point of putting out a mediocre body of work?” … [Read more...] about Lil Nas X’s Wild Ride From Obscurity to Grammy Nominee
I'm so proud of my young legend @kidculture_ getting the number two song on Billboard hot 100 for @justinbieber and 2 Grammy nominations for @ybncordae and at 18 years old he's just getting started!! More major announcements coming from the team! Who is the team?? I'll let the best In PR explain that! @klfbiz3 #stayfocused #billboard #gameplan … [Read more...] about Kid Culture is 18, produced a hit for Justin Bieber and may be the future of the Grammys
SONG OF THE YEAR (songwriter’s award): “Always Remember Us This Way,” Lady Gaga, Natalie Hemby, Hillary Lindsey and Lori McKenna; “Bad Guy,” Billie Eilish and Finneas O'Connell; “Bring My Flowers Now,” Tanya Tucker, Brandi Carlile, Phil Hanseroth and Tim Hanseroth; “Hard Place,” H.E.R., Rodney Jerkins, Ruby Amanfu, Sam Ashworth and D. Arcelious Harris; “Lover,” Taylor Swift; “Norman (Expletive) Rockwell,” Lana Del Rey and Jack Antonoff; “Someone You Loved,” Lewis Capaldi, Tom Barnes, Pere Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Sam Roman; “Truth Hurts,” Lizzo, Ricky Reed, Tele and Jesse Saint John. … [Read more...] about Will Grammy voters take the ‘Old Town Road’ on Sunday?