Don’t Take Tove Lo For Granted

This post was originally published on this site

Tove LoOne of the best Onion articles ever is headlined like so: “Marilyn Manson Now Going Door-To-Door Trying To Shock People.” This was early 2001, more than a year after Manson became a scapegoat for the Columbine massacre and still several months ahead of 9/11. Despite a disputed election that introduced everyone to the … More »

At 16 Hours, Ken Burns’ Country Music Ain’t Nearly Long Enough

This post was originally published on this site

There’s a moment three episodes into Ken Burns’ new eight-episode/16-hour binge-doc Country Music when I had to hit pause. Ernest Tubb, an up-and-coming country crooner who loves to sing but hates his voice, visits the widow of his hero, Jimmie Rodgers, popularly known as the Singing Brakeman and generally considered the first superstar in country … More »

Grammys 2019: Performances Ranked Worst To Best

This post was originally published on this site

2019 might be some kind of cosmic turning point in the history of the Grammys: The first show where the conversation was more about who didn’t perform than who did. Ariana Grande’s fuck-this-shit refusal to play ball with the notorious Grammy-production dumbfucks revealed just how completely this was a show in … More »

Grammys 2019: Katy Perry, Kacey Musgraves, Maren Morris, & Little Big Town Sing Dolly Parton

This post was originally published on this site

Dolly Parton was named this year’s MusicCares Person Of The Year, and on Friday night there was a whole tribute concert where a whole bevy of artists honored her with performances and speeches. More »

Watch Katy Perry & Kacey Musgraves, Shawn Mendes & Miley Cyrus, & More Cover Dolly Parton At MusiCares Tribute

This post was originally published on this site

Katy Perry & Kacey MusgravesAhead of the Grammys this weekend, the Recording Academy has named Dolly Parton the MusiCares Person Of The Year, making her the first-ever country music artist to be awarded the title. And last night, Parton was honored with a gala and tribute concert at the Los Angeles Convention Center, where artists … More »

Kendrick Lamar, Donald Glover, SZA, Lady Gaga, Troye Sivan, Jónsi Nominated For Golden Globes

This post was originally published on this site

Donald-GloverIt’s that time of year again. The year-end movie-awards season officially kicked into high gear this morning with the announcement of this year’s Golden Globes nominations. And as ever, there were plenty of music-world crossovers. One of the year’s heavyweights, of course, is A Star Is Born, Bradley Cooper’s sweeping and old-fashioned rock … More »

MusiCares’ Dolly Parton Tribute Concert Lines Up Chris Stapleton, Shawn Mendes, Pink, Mark Ronson, & More

This post was originally published on this site

Every year before the Grammys, the Recording Academy names a musician as the MusiCares Person Of The Year. This year’s honoree is Dolly Parton, who is the first country music artist to earn the title. The MusiCares Person Of The Year typically gets a special tribute concert to go along with their award, and because … More »

Sia & Dolly Parton – “Here I Am”

This post was originally published on this site

Dumplin’ is an upcoming movie that stars Jennifer Aniston and Danielle Macdonald. It’s based on a young adult novel about a plus-size teenager that’s obsessed with Dolly Parton. The film, which was recently acquired by Netflix and will be on the streaming service later this year, got Parton to write and record new … More »

Dolly Parton Named 2019 MusiCares Person Of The Year

This post was originally published on this site

Dolly Parton will be named the MusiCares Person of the Year, making her the first country-music artist to earn the title. She will be honored by the Recording Academy in February 2019 during Grammy Week. The event will feature musical guests paying tribute to Parton. Last year’s honorees were Fleetwood Mac, the first band to … More »

Dolly Parton Scripted Anthology Coming To Netflix

This post was originally published on this site

Dolly PartonNetflix is taking a page from NBC’s playbook. After two TV movies based on Dolly Parton songs on the broadcast network, the streaming giant has picked up an eight-episode scripted anthology with the same premise. The untitled Parton anthology will see each episode based on a song by the country music icon. Parton will serve … More »