2018 GRAMMY Nominations Announced

Recently, the Recording Academy announced the nominations for the 60th annual GRAMMY Awards, taking place on January 28, 2018 at New York’s Madison Square Garden. JAY-Z leads the pack with a total of eight nominations, followed by Kendrick Lamar (7), Bruno Mars (6), Childish Gambino (5), SZA (5) and Khalid (5). This year’s Album of the Year award is contested by Childish Gambino, JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Lorde and Bruno Mars, while Alessia Cara, Khalid, Lil Uzi Vert, Julia Michaels and SZA are all up for Best New Artist. The rap…

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JAY-Z Discusses Race, Politics, Therapy, Kanye West & Joint Album with Beyoncé

JAY-Z graces the latest cover of The New Yorks Times‘ T Magazine. In a candid and insightful conversation with The New York Times‘ Dean Baquet, Hov opens up about race, politics, therapy and much more. Continue reading below… He discusses the effect Donald Trump has had on the conversation about race in America (though not in an ideal way), his own experiences with racism as a rich, black entertainer, and why Dave Chappelle would make a great leader. “He tells it in humor so you can deal with it, but there’s always a nice…

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