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DEC 06 2012

Usher's "Climax" Named #1 Song of 2012!

Major congrats to Usher’s “Climax” for ranking #1 in Time’s Top 10 Songs of 2012! “It never gets to a climax itself: Usher’s magnificent [music video] performance here, which is justifiably much louder than anything else on the recording…” Read more here.

DEC 06 2012

Temptation: Confessions Of A Marriage Counselor

Explore the nature of desire in the newly released teaser poster for Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor, featuring the one and only BRANDY!!

The movie hits theaters on March 29th, 2013!

DEC 06 2012

WALK THE MOON ON CARSON DALY

TONIGHT. Catch WALK THE MOON performing “Tightrope” and “Shiver Shiver” on Last Call With Carson Daly at 1:35PM EST on NBC!

DEC 06 2012

Ke$ha On US X Factor Tonight

Get ready for a K$ explosion on X Factor tonight…she’ll be performing “C’Mon” at 8PM EST on FOX!

DEC 06 2012

Watch P!nk Cover Alicia Key's "Girl On Fire"

P!nk covered Alicia Keys’ “Girl On Fire” during her visit to BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge.

Check it out below!

DEC 06 2012

RCA Records Receives 21 Nominations & 6 Special Recognition Noms!



RCA RECORDS
RECEIVES 21 GRAMMY NOMINATIONS
& 6 SPECIAL RECOGNITION NOMS!!!

MIGUEL
SONG OF THE YEAR – “ADORN”

ALSO NOMINATED:
“STRONGER (WHAT DOESN’T KILL YOU)” – KELLY CLARKSON
“THE A TEAM” – ED SHEERAN
“CALL ME MAYBE” – CARLY RAE JEPSEN
“WE ARE YOUNG” – FUN. FEATURING JANELLE MONAE

BEST R&B PERFORMANCE – “ADORN”
ALSO NOMINATED:
USHER – “CLIMAX”
ESTELLE – “THANK YOU”
ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT FEATURING LEDISI – “GONNA BE ALRIGHT (F.T.B.)”
LUKE JAMES – “I WANT YOU”

BEST R&B SONG – “ADORN”
ALSO NOMINATED:
ANTHONY HAMILTON – “PRAY FOR ME”
ELLE VARNER – “REFILL”
TAMIA – “BEAUTIFUL SURPRISE”
TREY SONGZ – “HEART ATTACK”

BEST URBAN CONTEMPORARY ALBUM– KALEIDOSCOPE DREAM
ALSO NOMINATED:
CHRIS BROWN – FORTUNE
FRANK OCEAN – CHANNEL ORANGE

BEST RAP SONG – “LOTUS FLOWER BOMB”
ALSO NOMINATED:
NAS – “DAUGHTERS”
KANYE WEST FEATURING BIG SEAN, PUSHA T & 2 CHAINZ – “MERCY”
DRAKE FEATURING LIL’ WAYNE – “THE MOTTO”
JAY-Z & KANYE WEST – “N****S IN PARIS”
SNOOP DOGG & WIZ KHALIFA FEATURING BRUNO MARS – “YOUNG, WILD & FREE”

KELLY CLARKSON
RECORD OF THE YEAR – “STRONGER (WHAT DOESN’T KILL YOU)”
ALSO NOMINATED:
THE BLACK KEYS – “LONELY BOY”
FUN. FT. JANELLE MONAE – “WE ARE YOUNG”
GOTYE FT. KIMBRA – “SOMEBODY THAT I USED TO KNOW”
FRANK OCEAN – “THINKIN BOUT YOU”
TAYLOR SWIFT – “WE ARE NEVER EVER GETTING BACK TOGETHER”

SONG OF THE YEAR – “STRONGER (WHAT DOESN’T KILL YOU)”
ALSO NOMINATED:
“ADORN” - MIGUEL
“THE A TEAM” – ED SHEERAN
“CALL ME MAYBE” – CARLY RAE JEPSEN
“WE ARE YOUNG” – FUN. FEATURING JANELLE MONAE

BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE – “STRONGER (WHAT DOESN’T KILL YOU)”
ALSO NOMINATED:
ADELE – “SET FIRE TO THE RAIN (LIVE)”
CARLY RAE JEPSEN – “CALL ME MAYBE”
KATY PERRY – “WIDE AWAKE”
RIHANNA – “WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN”

BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM – STRONGER
ALSO NOMINATED:
PINK – THE TRUTH ABOUT LOVE
FUN. – SOME NIGHTS
FLORENCE & THE MACHINE - CEREMONIALS
MAROON 5 - OVEREXPOSED

MARVIN SAPP
BEST GOSPEL/ CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN MUSIC PERFORMANCE – “MY TESTIMONY”
ALSO NOMINATED:
CASTING CROWNS – “JESUS, FRIEND OF SINNERS”
TAMELA MANN – “TAKE ME TO THE KING”
MARY MARY – “GO GET IT”
MATT REDMAN – “10, 000 REASONS (BLESS THE LORD)”

BEST GOSPEL SONG – “MY TESTIMONY”
ALSO NOMINATED:
FRED HAMMOND – “I FEEL GOOD”
JAMES FORTUNE & FIYA, MONICA & FRED HAMMOND – “HOLD ON”
MARY MARY – “GO GET IT”
BILL WINSTON & LIVING WORD FEATURING DONALD LAWRENCE – “RELEASED”

BEST GOSPEL ALBUM – I WIN
ALSO NOMINATED:
JAMES FORTUNE & FIYA – IDENTITY
ISRAEL & NEW BREED – JESUS AT THE CENTER LIVE
LECRAE – GRAVOTY
ANITA WILSON – WORSHIP SOUL

FRED HAMMOND
BEST GOSPEL SONG – “I FEEL GOOD”
ALSO NOMINATED:
MARVIN SAPP – “MY TESTIMONY”
JAMES FORTUNE & FIYA, MONICA & FRED HAMMOND – “HOLD ON”
MARY MARY – “GO GET IT”
BILL WINSTON & LIVING WORD FEATURING DONALD LAWRENCE – “RELEASED”

BEST GOSPEL SONG – “HOLD ON”
ALSO NOMINATED:
FRED HAMMOND – “I FEEL GOOD”
MARVIN SAPP – “MY TESTIMONY”
MARY MARY – “GO GET IT”
BILL WINSTON & LIVING WORD FEATURING DONALD LAWRENCE – “RELEASED”

ANTHONY HAMILTON
BEST R&B SONG – “PRAY FOR ME”
ALSO NOMINATED:
MIGUEL – “ADORN”
ELLE VARNER – “REFILL”
TAMIA – “BEAUTIFUL SURPRISE”
TREY SONGZ – “HEART ATTACK”

BEST R&B ALBUM – BACK TO LOVE
ALSO NOMINATED:
R. KELLY – WRITE ME BACK
ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT – BLACK RADIO
TAMIA – BEAUTIFUL SURPRISE
TYRESE – OPEN INVITATION

CHRIS BROWN
BEST URBAN CONTEMPORARY ALBUM– FORTUNE
ALSO NOMINATED:
MIGUEL – KALEIDOSCOPE DREAM
FRANK OCEAN – CHANNEL ORANGE

PINK
POP VOCAL ALBUM – THE TRUTH ABOUT LOVE
ALSO NOMINATED:
KELLY CLARKSON - STRONGER
FUN. – SOME NIGHTS
FLORENCE & THE MACHINE - CEREMONIALS
MAROON 5 - OVEREXPOSED

ELLE VARNER
BEST R&B SONG – “REFILL”
ALSO NOMINATED:
MIGUEL – “ADORN”
ANTHONY HAMILTON – “PRAY FOR ME”
TAMIA – “BEAUTIFUL SURPRISE”
TREY SONGZ – “HEART ATTACK”

USHER
BEST R&B PERFORMANCE – “CLIMAX”
ALSO NOMINATED:
MIGUEL – “ADORN”
ESTELLE – “THANK YOU”
ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT FEATURING LEDISI – “GONNA BE ALRIGHT (F.T.B.)”
LUKE JAMES – “I WANT YOU”

R. KELLY
BEST R&B ALBUM – WRITE ME BACK
ALSO NOMINATED:
ANTHONY HAMILTON – BACK TO LOVE
ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT – BLACK RADIO
TAMIA – BEAUTIFUL SURPRISE
TYRESE – OPEN INVITATION

SPECIAL RECOGNITION GOES TO:

ALICIA KEYS
SALAAM REMI, PRODUCER OF THE YEAR FOR “GIRL ON FIRE”

ANTHONY HAMILTON
SALAAM REMI, PRODUCER OF THE YEAR FOR “BACK TO LOVE”

ROMEO SANTOS
BEST TROPICAL LATIN ALBUM - FORMULA VOL. 1

MIGUEL
SALAAM REMI, PRODUCER OF THE YEAR FOR “HOW MANY DRINKS?”

USHER
SALAAM REMI, PRODUCER OF THE YEAR FOR “SINS OF MY FATHER”

DIPLO, PRODUCER OF THE YEAR FOR “CLIMAX”

THE 55TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS AIR LIVE ON CBS FROM THE STAPLES CENTER ON SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH AT 8PM EST
DEC 06 2012

Sammy Adams Reveals Taylor Swift Crush + Talks New Album

Before hitting the stage at Kiss FM's Jingle Ball, Sammy spoke with Hollywire TV about his new record and his girl T. Swift.