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Music leaders say ‘step up’ comments reflect wider problems

Recording Academy boss Neil Portnow’s terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year just got a little bit worse: but the important thing about the latest open letter to the beleaguered Grammys boss isn’t so much what it...
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Grammy awards open up for streaming-only albums

Good news for Chance the Rapper: the Grammy awards rules are changing to make streaming-only albums eligible. “Our trustees felt like the time had come; it's been on our radar for a couple of years now,” The Recording...
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Producer Daniel Lanois joins upcoming streaming service Uprise.fm

We’ve seen Trent Reznor in a creative role at Beats Music – a role that despite speculation, appears to be continuing under Apple – but now music producer Daniel Lanois is following suit at upcoming streaming service...
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Shazam reveals 1.1m tags and 54k music purchases during Grammy Awards

This weekend's Grammy Awards in the US were a big second-screen TV event, as millions watched and tweeted and/or posted on Facebook about the performances.
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Grammy Awards get Shazam-enabled

Shazam's latest music partnership is with the US Grammy Awards. People watching on TV will be encouraged to use Shazam to tag the show, and access more information on the artists performing, as well as watching a live stream...
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Grammy Awards get a livestreaming iOS app

The Recording Academy has launched a new iPhone and iPad app for the 54th Grammy Awards, which take place next month.