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'The Voice' News Roundup: Artists From Seasons 2, 3 And 4 Return

December 12th, 2013 12:09pm EST
The Voice
The Internet is abuzz with the news that The Voice has announced its Season 5 finalists, but that's not all that's happening this week. We had several former competitors return to the show, a few more drop by just to say hello, and Blake Shelton crashed someone else's Christmas special again this year.

On Tuesday, four acts from The Voice's past two seasons came back to promote their new music, and we found out what they've been up to. Season 3 winner Cassadee Pope performed the next single from her recent album, and discovered that the album has gone gold.

Her successor and Big Machine R...
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Potential Grammy Nominees, Mid September 2013 Edition

September 21st, 2013 10:30am EDT
Random Access Memories : Daft Punk
If the Grammys were held mid September, based on an eligibility period ranging from October 1, 2012 to present, who would be frontrunners for nominations? Previously, brentmusicreviews.com did a mid-year edition of potential nominees (kinda like the way-too-early polls done in sports), but now that we have a little more info, has there been much change?  This time I examine five who seem Grammy-worthy as far as overall profile.

Key:

ROTY =  Record of the year

AOTY =  Album of the year

SOTY =  Song of the year

BNA   =  Best New Artist

1 Justin Timberlake (The 20/20 Experience)

Pot...
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20 Best Songs Of 2013 (So Far)

August 19th, 2013 9:15pm EDT
Justin Timberlake
Here is a list of the 20 Best Songs of 2013 (So Far). We would like to say they are in chronological order but lets be honest; we'd be lying if we said that. This is a list of extremely mind blowing music that will surely get you in the mood for an epic box-social!;).

20) Dirty Laundry -Kelly Rowland
Co-written and produced by The Dream, this track is getting some serious reviews. Kelly speaks on the music business and the craziness that goes along with being in the industry.

19) Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Feat. Ryan Dalton - Cant Hold Us
Making its way to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 li...
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Jennifer Lopez Sizzles At The Grammys Wearing New Perfume

February 11th, 2013 6:16pm EST
J-Lo
Jennifer Lopez had more to celebrate at last night's Grammy Awards than just her incredible physique. After more than a decade of creating fragrances, Jennifer recently launched her 19th fragrance with Coty. In honor of its launch, Jennifer wore her newest scent, Forever Glowing by JLo, on last night's red carpet. 

Inspired by Jennifer Lopez's inner beauty and vibrant confidence, Forever Glowing by JLo is a sensual floral chypre that captures the soft warm glow of feminine skin in a sensual, sparkling way. The fragrance opens with the ethereal effect of exotic saffron. Intriguing and luxur...
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Celebrity Nails: Rihanna Mixes Orange Polish For The Grammys

February 11th, 2013 1:03pm EST
Rihanna
First we saw Beyonce do it at the Presidential Inauguration, now we can officially call it a 2013 spring trend with Rihanna looking "Ooo La Liscious" with bright red/orange nails on the red carpet at the Grammys. Celebrity manicurist (and Rihanna's go-to girl for all things nails), Kimmie Kyees, created the look using LED gel polish.

"She wanted to match her dress perfectly with an orange-red color, so we blended two colors ("Ooh La Liscious" and "Red Carpet Reddy") to come up with the perfect look!"
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DJ Josh LeCash Hits the Big Screen with 'Rebel Rebel Rebel'

February 10th, 2013 9:10am EST
Rebel Rebel Rebel
Josh LeCash is not your ordinary DJ. The Miami native has DJ'ed for the likes of Katy Perry and Adam Levine, and his straightforward, no-bull personality has made him a movie star as well. He's the subject of the documentary film Rebel Rebel Rebel, which won the top short doc prize at the Los Angeles Art House Film Festival and recently caused a buzz at Slamdance. BFTV checked in with Josh earlier this week - as he geared up to work Maroon 5's post-Grammy party - to get the 411 on his movie and what it's really like to be a top DJ.

His motivation to start his craft came from growing up nea...
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Katy Perry Taking Allison Williams As Date To The Grammys

February 7th, 2013 5:25pm EST
Allison Williams
Singer Katy Perry is ditching John Mayer and taking her actress pal Allison Williams to the 2013 Grammy Awards as her date.

The Fireworks hit-maker has been dating Mayer since last year and they've recently taken their relationship to the next level by house-hunting in California.

However, instead of walking the red carpet as a couple, Perry has invited Girls star Williams, whose boyfriend Ricky Van Veen is close friends with Mayer, to accompany her to the big show on Sunday .

Williams tells Anderson Cooper, "I am going to the Grammys. Katy Perry is my date. She is the hottest date. S...
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Nicki Minaj 'Not Worried About' Grammy Awards Snub

January 31st, 2013 5:27pm EST
Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj is adamant she wasn't upset when she failed to score a single Grammy nomination this year, because the awards are not a "big deal."

The Starships hit-maker received three nods last year, but wasn't included in the shortlist for the upcoming 2013 ceremony.  Nevertheless, Minaj insists she would rather boast a sell-out tour than another trophy for her mantelpiece.

She tells the Associated Press, "I think that the Grammys had a different reason (for not giving me a nomination), that I do not want to discuss... and that's just between me and them. But I respect their organization...
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Justin Bieber's Manager Scooter Braun Slams Grammy Bosses Over Nomination Snub

December 6th, 2012 11:07am EST
Scooter Braun
Justin Bieber's manager has accused members of the Grammy Awards board of making a terrible mistake by failing to nominate the teenage pop star ahead of the 2013 prize-giving.

The potential winners were announced at the Grammy Nominations Concert Live event in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday night, with fun., Frank Ocean and The Black Keys leading the pack.

Bieber's protégée Carly Rae Jepsen picked up two nominations for her hit track Call Me Maybe, but the Baby hit-maker didn't receive a single nod. After the nominees were announced, Bieber's manager Scooter Braun took to Twitter.co...
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'The Voice': Adam Levine, Blake Shelton Earn Grammy Nominations

December 6th, 2012 12:27am EST
Maroon 5
Adam Levine might be out of the running on The Voice, but on Wednesday night he received a great consolation prize: two Grammy nominations.

Levine and his band Maroon 5 earned recognition in the ‘Best Pop Duo/Group Performance’ category for their hit single “Payphone,” and their most recent album Overexposed was also on the short list for the ‘Best Pop Vocal Album’ trophy.

Maroon 5 has won three Grammy Awards and been nominated for six others. The band also performed at Wednesday’s nominations concert, televised by CBS.

The Voice coach Blake Shelton is also a nominee in the ‘Best C...
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