The nominations for the 59th Annual GRAMMYs are almost around the corner as the eligibility period ended on September 30th, meaning all records released after this date will have to compete in next year’s edition. And while we wait for the submissions’ list, let’s speculate on the possible contenders.
Who will get the most nominations?
Three artists are considered locks for the general field: Adele, Beyoncé, and Drake. Whether they achieve nominations in the three major categories (Album, Record and Song of the Year) remains to be seen but they all have a chance to grab 6+ nods.
was not as stellar Continue reading “59th GRAMMYs: End of submissions predictions”
For eurofans the Eurovision Song Contest is never over, and when the real thing is not happening we come up with post-Eurovision games to cope with the absence of the contest for another year.
English eurofan @karljcompton launched a twitter competition to search for the best Eurovision entry ever by gathering a total of 100 jurors (two per each participating country) composed of eurofans from all over the world.
All of the fifty countries that still exist and had competed in Eurovision at least once are competing for the title. They were divided into two semi-finals, from which ten countries will qualify Continue reading “Twitter eurofans to choose Best Eurovision Song of All-Time”
The voting for the #PanAmericanSong final has now begun! You can listen to the songs below and vote for your favourites. You can vote for as many songs as you want. The song which receive the most …
Source: #PanAmericanSong: Vote now in the final
TO ALL OUR VISITORS
HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015
FROM THE GRAMOPHONE REPORTER
Come back next week for more predictions for the 57th GRAMMY Awards.
We also have a winner for the KuKo’s Choice Awards for ALBUM OF THE YEAR:
Lana del Rey — Ultraviolence
Continue reading “HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015”
The country field usually features traditional country music versus the current alternative/country pop trend. And this year there is no exception as big name, middle-of-the-road, and breakthrough artists are all in contention. And, here are the predictions:
Best Country Solo Performance
- Miranda Lambert — Automatic
- Carrie Underwood — Something in the Water
- Eric Church — Give Me Back My Hometown
- Hunter Hayes — Invisible
- Cole Swindell — Chillin’ It
Two women can be considered the strongest bets in this category: Former winner, Miranda Lambert who’s been on the GRAMMYs radar for the last four years, should have no problem with “Automatic”, the 2014 CMA winner for Single of the Year. Continue reading “57th GRAMMYs: Predictions for the Country field”
Due to some technical difficulties, I was not able to update the blog for a month. But now, I’m fully back on track promising to update weekly, and hoping the blog to grow more. In the meantime, there are some new features I’d like to share with you
- A brand new layout (Powered by Twenty Fourteen)
- A new section MUSIC OF THE WEEK that will feature a reviews for the ‘best album of the week’ and newly-released tracks.
- (Stay tuned) The GRAMMY Awards section will also be revamped to include more data and predictions on each of the mainstream fields.
Thanks for following
Welcome again to the weekly “Music Mix” challenge from fellow blogger Steve.
For now. Every week he’ll post three new questions with the answer being a song title. Here’s a reminder of the rules
(1) Go to the music player of your choice and put it on shuffle
(2) Say the questions aloud and press play
(3) Use the song title as your answers
(4) NO CHEATING
Here are this week’s results Continue reading “Weekly Music Mix #9”
HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 from
THE GRAMOPHONE REPORTER
The 56th GRAMMY Awards predictions will continue next week
And the KuKo’s Choice Award for Album of the Year went to:
Lonerism by TAME IMPALA
As I predicted. Nirvana, Kiss, Peter Gabriel and Linda Ronstadt all make the cut. Quite surprised that Chic didn’t make it since Nile Rodgers had an amazing year. Peter Gabriel became the 19th person to be inducted twice.