Rihanna and Lizzo praised for powerful speeches at NAACP Image Awards

Rihanna was honoured for her charity work that has raised millions for disaster relief and education overseas Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/rihanna-naacp-image-awards-speech-lizzo-2020-a9354141.html Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Roisin O’Connor

Oscars 2020: Elton John’s “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again” Wins Best Original Song

Elton John took home the Oscar for “Best Original Song” at the Academy Awards on Sunday night for “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again.” The living legend performed the Rocketman track earlier in the night with a full band, and was expected by many to take home the win. In his acceptance speech, the… Source: https://www.spin.com/2020/02/oscars-2020-elton-johns-rocketman-best-song/ […]

How the Newman family conquered the Oscars

The Newmans are Oscar royalty, having won 12 Academy Awards between them so far. Now cousins Randy and Thomas are competing for Best Original Score, which only adds to the drama, says Martin Chilton Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/features/oscars-2020-randy-newman-thomas-toy-story-4-1917-original-score-nominations-a9316206.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Martin Chilton

37 actors who have never won an Oscar, from Jake Gyllenhaal to Marilyn Monroe

Who else has gone unrewarded by the Academy? The Independent investigates Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/oscars-2019-best-actor-nominations-never-won-winners-marilyn-monroe-bradley-cooper-glenn-close-a8766351.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Jack Shepherd, Jacob Stolworthy

Razzies announce 2020 nominations and yes, ‘Cats’ is a top nominee

The 2020 Razzie nominations got out ahead of Hollywood’s annual Academy Awards ceremony on Feb. 9.  For the uninitiated, the Razzies are basically a 180-degree twist on the Oscars, awarding movies and actors for worst performances of the year. Award “winners” in the past include our very own president, who won two in 2019, one […]

Greta Thunberg could become only the 18th woman to win Nobel Peace Prize in 118 years

Environmental campaigner has been nominated for the second year running Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/women/greta-thunberg-nobel-peace-prize-nomination-women-winners-a9316196.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Sabrina Barr

Brad Pitt wore a nametag to the Oscars lunch, just in case people didn't recognise him

‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ star attended annual lunch ahead of the awards ceremony Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/brad-pitt-oscars-lunch-academy-awards-once-upton-a-time-in-hollywood-a9305436.html Indie Brew found this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Roisin O’Connor

Grammys 2020: Billie Eilish Wins All Four Major Awards

Billie Eilish, who turned 18 in December, is now the second person ever to sweep all four major Grammy categories. Earlier in the evening, Eilish won Best New Artist and Song Of The Year. In the final moments of the Grammys telecast, she completed the sweep. Immediately after winning Album Of … More » Source: […]

Grammy Awards 2020: When does it start, who's nominated and how can I live-stream the ceremony?

Ceremony kicks off at the Staples Centre in Los Angeles tonight Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/grammy-awards-2020-live-watch-stream-winners-latest-a9302241.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Roisin O’Connor

Diddy blasts the Grammys: “Hip-hop has never been respected”

Ahead of Sunday’s Grammy Awards, Sean “Diddy” Combs called out the show for dissing rap and R&B stars, in a blazing speech that got a standing ovation from Beyoncé, Jay-Z and others, AP reports. What they’re saying: At the end of his 50-minute speech last night at Clive Davis’ white-hot pre-Grammys gala, Combs said: “So […]