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DEC 05 2014

Elle Varner Performs in NPR Music’s Front Row Series!

Watch Elle Varner perform “Fuck It All”, “Don’t Wanna Dance”, and more from her upcoming album, 4 Letter Word in NPR Music’s Front Row series here.

DEC 05 2014

Congratulations to RCA’s 2015 Grammy Nominees!

The GRAMMYs just released their first batch of nominations for the 57th GRAMMY Awards®! Sia’s single, “Chandelier” from 1,000 Forms of Fear is nominated for Record Of The Year. Both Chris Brown and Mali Music have been nominated for Best Urban/Contemporary Album for X and Mali Is… respectively. Miley Cyrus’ Bangerz also received a nomination for Best Pop Vocal Album.

DEC 05 2014

THE RECORDING ACADEMY® AND RCA RECORDS TO RELEASE THE 2015 GRAMMY® NOMINEES ALBUM

ALBUM PRE-ORDERS START DEC. 5, OFFERING FANS AN OPPORTUNITY TO ATTEND THE 57TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS®

Album Hits Stores and Digital Retailers on Jan. 20, 2015


SANTA MONICA, Calif. (Dec. 5, 2014) — The Recording Academy®'s GRAMMY Recordings® and RCA Records have teamed to release the 2015 GRAMMY® Nominees album, which will be available Jan. 20, 2015, in stores and via digital retailers. The 21st installment of the best-selling series will feature an array of this year's GRAMMY-nominated artists and hit songs across multiple genres. A portion of the proceeds from sales of the album will help support the year-round efforts of the GRAMMY Foundation® and MusiCares Foundation® — two charitable organizations of The Recording Academy. In conjunction with "A Very GRAMMY Christmas," music fans can log on to GRAMMY.com or CBS.com to pre-order the album and enter for a chance to win a trip for two to the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards® on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.*

"We are truly proud to partner with RCA Records to present our annual compilation featuring a group of highly talented artists across a variety of genres," said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of The Recording Academy. "This great collection of music, coupled with the sweepstakes opportunity that will allow two lucky fans a chance to experience Music's Biggest Night® firsthand, constitutes an extremely fulfilling project, with proceeds supporting the crucial work our charitable foundations perform throughout the year."

"It is an absolute honor to work with The Recording Academy on the 2015 GRAMMY Nominees album and celebrate Music's Biggest Night," said Tom Corson, President & COO, RCA Records. "This album will showcase the year's top nominated songs by artists from across all genres. We are also proud to participate in The Academy's charitable endeavors, which include the continuing support of music education across the country."

"A Very GRAMMY Christmas" airs on the CBS Television Network on Friday, Dec. 5 at 9 – 10 p.m. ET/PT. The new one-hour special will feature performances of holiday songs and current pop hits, as well as artists sharing favorite holiday memories and GRAMMY moments. The coveted Album Of The Year nominees will also be revealed on the broadcast.

Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers and recording professionals that is dedicated to improving the cultural condition and quality of life for music and its makers. Internationally known for the GRAMMY Awards — the preeminent peer-recognized award for musical excellence and the most credible brand in music — The Recording Academy is responsible for groundbreaking professional development, cultural enrichment, advocacy, education and human services programs. The Academy continues to focus on its mission of recognizing musical excellence, advocating for the well-being of music makers and ensuring music remains an indelible part of our culture. For more information about The Academy, please visit www.grammy.com. For breaking news and exclusive content, follow @TheGRAMMYs on Twitter, like "The GRAMMYs" on Facebook, and join The GRAMMYs' social communities on Foursquare, GetGlue, Google +, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, and YouTube.

*No purchase necessary to enter or win. Visit GRAMMY.com/2015GRAMMYAlbum for details and eligibility requirements
DEC 04 2014

Kid Ink, Tinashe, Chris Brown, and R.Kelly Make Vibe’s 2014 Big List!

Vibe Magazine just announced their 2014 Big List of 46 albums. Chris Brown’s X came in at #15 followed by Tinashe’s Aquarius at #19. Kid Ink’s My Own Lane and R. Kelly’s Black Panties came in at #39 and #46 respectively.

DEC 04 2014

Marsha Ambrosius’ Track By Track Series On Vevo!

Marsha Ambrosius stars in Vevo’s Track By Track series. This week find out the inspiration for “Cupid (Shot Me Straight Through My Heart)” off her album, Friends and Lovers. Watch it below!

DEC 04 2014

Becky G Premiere’s “Can’t Stop Dancin’” Music Video!

Check out Becky G in her latest video for “Can’t Stop Dancin’” below! Download it on iTunes here to keep on dancin’.

DEC 03 2014

Dave Grohl Talks “Sonic Highways” On The Daily Show

Tune in to The Daily Show tonight at 11pm ET to see Dave Grohl stop by to talk about The Foo Fighters’ latest project, Sonic Highways! Sonic Highways is now available on iTunes & Amazon.