Un-Expect Everything! The 62nd Annual GRAMMY Award nominations have been announced. Want to see who takes home GRAMMY gold? Tune in to the 62nd GRAMMY Awards airing Sunday, January 26, 2020 only on CBS. Check your local listings.
See 15-time GRAMMY winner Alicia Keys, Recording Academy President/CEO Deborah Dugan and Chair Of The Board Of Trustees Harvey Mason Jr. reveal nominees in select categories for the 62nd GRAMMY Awards, set to air Jan. 26, 2020 on CBS.
In this latest edition of GRAMMY Rewind, watch five-time GRAMMY winner Christina Aguilera break out one of her most beloved hits at the 46th GRAMMY Awards in 2004.
"Soul Chanteuse" Shea Diamond released a powerful, socially charged single "Don't Shoot" earlier this year, which she performed for a special Pride edition of the Recording Academy's Press Play series. Here, for the latest episode of our ReImagined cover songs series, the artist/activist serves up a heartfelt, deeply soulful rendition of Ed Sheeran's "Thinking Out Loud."
The brand-new Recording Academy initiative encourages artists to thank the fellow creators who helped their music come together, thus, helping fans dive deeper Behind the Record,
Emerging artist, songwriter and producer Alex Ritchie opens up about her path to success, the release of her debut EP, 404, and more in the premier episode of :NEXT, the Recording Academy's new digital series on the future of the music industry
The lively roots bluesman takes the Recording Academy to the high-security place he keeps his two golden gramophones: his bank. In the latest rendition of Where Do You Keep Your GRAMMY?, we travel to Oakland to learn the story behind the singer/songwriter’s name, how he got his start in music and how much his GRAMMY awards mean to him.
GRAMMY-nominated producer Harvey Mason Jr. says his job as a producer is to push an artist to deliver their best.
"As a producer, your job is to ensure that the artist gives the best performance," he says. "So the mindset is, 'What can I bring to the session?', not what are they going to bring, what can I bring to the session that heightens the quality of what we make. That makes that artist or that singer, that performer do something they've never done or at least better than what they have done before."
Mason Jr. has worked with Aretha Franklin, Mary J. Blige, Justin Timberlake, Michael Jackson, Britney Spears and more. Watch the rest of the interview above for more insight on Mason Jr's thought process when making music, what he believes producers should bring to the table and more.