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LIST: Nominees for the 2019 Grammy Awards

Feb 09, 2019 - 8:34 PM

Kendrick Lamar and Drake lead this year's nominations

Kendrick Lamar leads 2019 Grammy Awards with 8 nominations

Dec 07, 2018 - 11:42 PM

The rapper's song 'All the Stars' is in the running for both Record of the Year and Song of the Year

INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Kendrick Lamar performs onstage with SZA during the 2018 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 13, 2018 in Indio, California. Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Coachella/AFP

Kendrick Lamar vows no complacency after Pulitzer

Jun 29, 2018 - 11:05 AM

'It took a long time for people to embrace us – people outside of our community, our culture – to see this not just as vocal lyrics, but to see that this is really pain, this is really hurt, this is really true stories of our lives on wax,' the rapper tells Vanity Fair

INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Kendrick Lamar performs onstage with SZA during the 2018 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 13, 2018 in Indio, California. Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Coachella/AFP

FULL LIST: Nominees for the Billboard Music Awards 2018

Apr 18, 2018 - 10:44 AM

Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, and Ed Sheeran lead the awards with 15 nominations, including Top Male Artist

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Apr 17, 2018 - 1:35 PM

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In rap milestone, Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer for music

Apr 17, 2018 - 10:52 AM

The Pulitzer board describes 'DAMN.' as 'a virtuosic song collection unified by its vernacular authenticity and rhythmic dynamism that offers affecting vignettes capturing the complexity of modern African American life'

PULITZER. In this file photo taken on January 28, 2018, Kendrick Lamar receives the Grammy for the Best Rap Album for 'DAMN.' during the 60th Annual Grammy Awards show in New York. Lamar was awarded the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Music for 'DAMN.' Timothy Clary/AFP

WATCH: Kendrick Lamar opens Grammys 2018 with epic performance

Jan 29, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Before he takes home 5 Grammys, Kendrick Lamar steals the show

KENDRICK LAMAR. The rapper opens the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NARAS/AFP

WATCH: Top quotes from Grammys night

Jan 29, 2018 - 4:23 PM

From Janelle Monae's Time's Up speech to Kendrick Lamar's presidential endorsement, the 2018 Grammys was the most woke one yet

BRUNO MARS. The night's biggest winner shouts out to his fellow nominees as he accepts the award for Album of the Year. Screengrab from

FULL LIST: Grammy Awards 2018 winners

Jan 29, 2018 - 12:52 PM

Listen to the some of the night's winning songs here!

Bruno Mars receives a second Grammy for Record of the Year during the 60th Annual Grammy Awards show on January 28, 2018, in New York. / AFP PHOTO / Timothy A. CLARY

Jay-Z leads Grammy nods as hip-hop dominates

Nov 29, 2017 - 7:25 AM

The Recording Academy, which consists of more than 13,000 music professionals, will vote to decide the winners who will be unveiled at the annual Grammys gala on January 28

TOP RAPPER. This file photo taken on September 15, 2017 shows Jay-Z performing during Day 1 of The Meadows Music & Arts Festival at Citi Field in New York. Angela Weiss/AFP

FULL LIST: Winners, 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards

Nov 13, 2017 - 10:50 PM

Shawn Mendes wins 3 awards Best Artist and Best Song

FULL LIST: Winners, MTV Video Music Awards 2017

Aug 28, 2017 - 11:52 AM

Kendrick Lamar wins Video of the Year

LIST: Nominees, MTV VMAs 2017

Jul 26, 2017 - 10:55 AM

Kendrick Lamar leads with 8 nominations while Katy Perry The Weeknd are tied with 5 nominations each

Kendrick Lamar, Lorde show new sides at Coachella

Apr 18, 2017 - 12:17 AM

The two artists whose last albums each brought Grammy glory play back to back sets to close the first weekend of the premier music festival

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Surprise Kendrick Lamar album debuts at number 1

Mar 14, 2016 - 10:25 AM

Kendrick Lamar s untitled unmastered tops the Billboard 200 chart and sells 178 000 copies or its equivalent in streaming

File photo by Simon Laessoee/EPA

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Feb 16, 2016 - 7:33 PM

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RECAP: Stellar performances at Grammys 2016

Feb 16, 2016 - 12:33 PM

Taylor Swift s show opener; Lionel Richie Eagles and Earth Wind Fire tributes; Kendrick Lamar s political jazz infused performance; Lady Gaga s spectacular David Bowie tribute; a star studded finale and more

Screengrabs from Star World, Giphy/The GRAMMYs

FULL LIST: Winners, Grammy Awards 2016

Feb 16, 2016 - 12:26 PM

Taylor Swift Justin Bieber Kendrick Lamar and more win at the 2016 Grammys

GRAMMY WINNERS. Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, and Kendrick Lamar win awards at the 2016 Grammy Awards. Photo by Paul Buck EPA, Screengrabs from, Twitter/TheGRAMMYs

Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift favorites at Grammys

Feb 14, 2016 - 5:47 PM

Kendrick Lamar and Taylor Swift compete for the top awards including Album of the Year and Song of the Year

GRAMMYS COMPETITION. While Kendrick Lamar leads nominations, he faces tough competition from Taylor Swift, who is nominated for the top categories. Photo from Instagram/@taylorswift/Herbert P. Oczeret/EPA

Hometown Compton honors Kendrick Lamar before Grammys

Feb 14, 2016 - 11:55 AM

The city presents a symbolic key to Kendrick who is nominated for 11 Grammys

FULL LIST: Nominees, Grammy Awards 2016

Dec 07, 2015 - 9:34 PM

Rapper Kendrick Lamar tops Grammy nods Taylor Swift leads in main categories

GRAMMY NOMINEES. Rapper Kendrick Lamar receives the most nominations for the Grammy Awards, while Taylor Swift gets nods in the most prestigious categories. File photos by Michael Nelson/EPA, Herbert P Oczeret/EPA

Review: 7107 International Music Festival

Feb 26, 2014 - 6:20 PM

Clark Field Pampanga was ground zero for music fans who attended the inaugural 7107 International Music Festival

Beatles to be honored at Grammys, 50 years on

Jan 24, 2014 - 11:25 PM

McCartney and Starr will also reunite for a Grammys tribute event being recorded Monday and set to air on February 9

REUNITING AT THE GRAMMYS. In this file photo, Ringo Starr (L) and Sir Paul McCartney introduce the new video game "The Beatles: Rock Band" for the Microsoft XBox 360 at the E3 2009 gaming expo on June 1, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

Daft Punk, Kendrick Lamar to play at 2014 Grammys

Dec 20, 2013 - 8:38 AM

Grammy organizers confirm a performance by the elusive duo

GRAMMY PERFORMERS. Daft Punk attends the WSJ. Magazine's "Innovator Of The Year" Awards 2013 at The Museum of Modern Art in November. AFP File Photo