Olivia Rodrigo accidentally broke one of her Grammy Awards

Anderson .Paak, left, and Bruno Mars accept the Record of the Year Grammy for Silk Sonic’s “Leave the Door Open” on Sunday, April 3. John Legend performs his song “Free” with Ukrainian singer Mika Newton, left, and Ukrainian-American musician Siuzanna Iglidan. The performance of “Free” was preceded by a video from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. … Read more

Jon Batiste privately married Suleika Jaouad

Jaouad, who is the author of the cancer memoir “Between Two Kingdoms,” said the event happened right before she was scheduled for a bone marrow transplant. She had been diagnosed with leukemia for the second time. “We got married the day before I was admitted to the hospital to undergo my bone marrow transplant,” she … Read more

All the highlights from the 64th Grammy Awards

It was that, but because of a mid-show appearance from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, who spoke of Ukrainian musicians in body armor and appealed for support, everything landed in a context that seemed to escape last week’s Oscars. For a moment, the night of music and celebration stopped and the focus turned to the ongoing … Read more

President Volodymyr Zelensky makes appearance at the Grammys

President Volodymyr Zelensky offered a speech that began “The war. What’s more opposite than music.” “The silence of ruined cities and killed people. Our children drew swooping rockets, not shooting stars,” he said. “Over 400 children have been injured and 153 children died. And we will never see them drawing.” Zelensky has been outspoken in … Read more

Grammys: These 5 artists who could make history

For the first time, the 64th annual ceremony will be held in Las Vegas — away from its traditional home in Los Angeles. This year’s event, hosted by Trevor Noah, also brings voting changes and two new categories. And several artists from this year’s class of nominees — from hip hop to jazz to pop … Read more

Will Smith resigns from the Academy

“I am resigning from membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and will accept any further consequences the Board deems appropriate,” Smith said in a statement shared with CNN by his publicist. Smith’s statement concluded, “Change takes time and I am committed to doing the work to ensure that I never again … Read more

Chris Rock didn’t want Will Smith removed, Oscars producer Will Packer says

But as Smith — angered by a joke Rock told about Smith’s wife, Jada Pinkett Smith — yelled obscenities from the audience before he walked on stage to confront Rock, Packer realized it was real. “Once I saw Will yelling at the stage with such vitriol, my heart dropped,” Packer told ABC’s “Good Morning America’s” … Read more

Razzies rescind Bruce Willis award after family reveals actor has aphasia

“After much thought and consideration, the Razzies have made the decision to rescind the Razzie Award given to Bruce Willis, due to his recently disclosed diagnosis,” a statement from The Razzies said. “If someone’s medical condition is a factor in their decision making and/or their performance, we acknowledge that it is not appropriate to give … Read more

Chris Rock publicly addresses Oscars incident for the first time

Rock made his first public remarks about the incident. In his first of two shows, he was greeted by the audience at Boston’s Wilbur Theater with two back-to-back standing ovations, lasting several minutes. “Let me be all misty and s***,” Rock said with tears in his eyes, gesturing to the crowd’s warm response. “How was … Read more