Sasha Fierce (losing to Taylor Swift) and in 2015 with Beyoncé (Beck was the surprise winner). The pair are nominated for record of the year for their collaboration Work. Other performers include, Kelsea Ballerini, Cynthia Erivo and John Legend, William Bell and Gary Clark Jr. Grammy nominees Boi-1da, Kai: the Canadians behind the hits you know well […]

Jarreau was a vocalist on the all-star 1985 track, We Are the World, and sang the theme to TV’s Moonlighting. With files from Associated Press His biggest single was 1981’s We’re in This Love Together. Earlier this week it was announced that the musician had been hospitalized and forced into retirement due to exhaustion. He was 76. His medical team had […]

Pharrell Williams also took the opportunity to address U.S. We’ll see if tonight’s awards and performances add to this list. Joel also earns an honourable mention for his performance at the Grammys in 1993, when he expressed his distaste for the Grammy producers’ habit of cutting acceptance speeches short, stopping mid-song to quip “valuable advertising time going […]

Fubar is slated to premiere later this year on Viceland. MORE CALGARY NEWS | ‘We’re not a campground’: Student told she can’t sleep in van at MRU parking lot MORE CALGARY NEWS | Pair chocolate with this wine for your Valentine: Laurie MacKay’s pick of the week © The Canadian Press, 2017 ​The headbangers of Fubar are headed to the small screen. […]

@jk_rowling vs. Former CNN host Piers Morgan faced off with Australian comic Jim Jefferies on HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, saying Trump’s executive order is “not a Muslim ban and sparking Rowling’s Twitter wrath. Takes some wizardry to be so wrong so often. ?— @piersmorgan Others couldn’t resist chiming in, like Silicon Valley actor […]

An ambulance service arrived and pulled her out. The 8-year-old daughter of actress and singer Jamie Lynn Spears is back at her home in Kentwood, Louisiana after a vehicle accident last week. The girl’s aunt, pop star Britney Spears, posted a message on her Facebook page Friday announcing her release from the hospital. “So grateful […]

It really makes a difference between the minor leagues and the big leagues.” Canadian singer-songwriter Alessia De Gasperis Brigante, known by the stage name Kai, is making her way into the big leagues with Flume’s Never Be Like You, nominated for best dance recording.  Warning: explicit language in song “There’s an element of credibility that is added to it when you […]

Now, U.K.-based comedian Katherine Ryan is hoping to make her mark in her native country — and around the world — with her new Netflix special, In Trouble. She’s only the second Canadian, after Russell Peters, to have a stand-up show released worldwide on the video-streaming service.  Ryan, 33, grew up in Sarnia, Ont., and studied […]

“Being soft in an era when Fallon competitors like Samantha Bee, Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert and Trevor Noah are delivering strong critiques of the president could hurt Fallon and his Tonight show in the long run,” critic Laura Bradley wrote in Vanity Fair. .@HasanMinhaj breaks down how Trump implemented a Muslim travel ban using barely-legal precedents. […]

Mad props for Melissa McCarthy as Sean Spicer on SNL O’Donnell’s new Twitter picture appears to be a digitally altered picture of Bannon with her face replacing his. (SNL/Associated Press) Saturday Night Live: After Melissa McCarthy as Spicer, Rosie O’Donnell as Steve Bannon? (Twitter) O’Donnell and Trump have publicly feuded in the past, with Trump […]

Recently she travelled with her husband to promote White Helmets, a Netflix documentary about the search-and-rescue teams who operated in the war-ravaged Syrian city of Aleppo. In other celebrity baby news, singer Janet Jackson, 50, gave birth to her first child in January. While joining her husband on Hollywood’s red carpets since the two married in 2014, […]