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Chrissy Teigen graces cover of People's 'Beautiful Issue'

Mar. 31, 2021 08:44 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chrissy Teigen will grace the front of People magazine’s “The Beautiful Issue” in a cover story that delves into her evolved definition of beauty, facing racism growing up and her heartbreaking miscarriage last year. The magazine revealed the...

Ariana Grande joining 'The Voice' for season 21 as a coach

Mar. 30, 2021 14:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — “The Voice" is switching their positions for Ariana Grande: the pop star is taking her seat in the coach's chair later this year. NBC said Tuesday that Grande will join the Emmy-winning series for its fall 2021 cycle. Grande will...

Malaco Records: An inside look at 'The Last Soul Company'

Mar. 27, 2021 11:20 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — For over half a century Jackson, Mississippi-based label Malaco Records has been an undeniable force in Black music. With a roster of R&B kings (Little Milton, Bobby “Blue” Bland), soul-blues masters (Johnnie Taylor, Denise LaSalle) and gospel greats (The...

Chrissy Teigen deletes Twitter account, citing negativity

Mar. 25, 2021 04:12 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chrissy Teigen has deleted her popular Twitter account, saying the site no longer plays a positive role in her life. “For over 10 years you guys have been my world,” Teigen wrote to her 13.7 million followers Wednesday night. “But it's time to...

Partial list of winners at the 63rd Grammy Awards

Mar. 18, 2021 10:49 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A partial list of winners in the top categories at the 63rd annual Grammy Awards, presented Sunday in Los Angeles. — Best new artist: Megan Thee Stallion — Best traditional pop vocal album: James Taylor; “Unfollow the...

After top Grammy win, singer H.E.R. is heading to the Oscars

Mar. 15, 2021 15:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A night after winning the top Grammy Award for songwriting, R&B singer H.E.R. and her collaborators Tiara Thomas and D'Mile have become Oscar-nominated songwriters. H.E.R.'s protest anthem “I Can't Breathe" won song of the year at Sunday's Grammys,...

Partial list of winners at the 63rd Grammy Awards

Mar. 14, 2021 23:55 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A partial list of winners in the top categories at the 63rd annual Grammy Awards, presented Sunday in Los Angeles. — Record of the year: "Everything I Wanted,'' Billie Eilish — Album of the year: "folklore,’' Taylor Swift ...

Jhene Aiko to host Grammy Award premiere ceremony

Mar. 04, 2021 11:09 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jhene Aiko will take on hosting duties at the Grammy Awards premiere ceremony this month. The Recording Academy announced Tuesday that the Grammy-nominated singer will host the pre-show, where most trophies are awarded. It will be streamed live on the...

New this week: 'Coming 2 America,' Camilo and a dragon movie

Mar. 04, 2021 10:03 AM EST

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall are back in Queens as Prince Akeem and Semmi in...

Maren Morris, Chris Stapleton lead ACM Awards nominations

Feb. 26, 2021 09:07 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Maren Morris and Chris Stapleton are the leading nominees for the Academy of Country Music Awards, but only Stapleton joined the all-male ballot for the top prize of entertainer of the year. The academy announced on Friday that Morris and...