The Recording Industry Association of America better known as the RIAA awarded Def Jam Recordings an astonishing 13 digital sales awards last Friday.
The nominees for the 59th Grammy Awards were announced today. The field is led by Beyoncé with 9 nominations, followed by similarly huge stars Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West (8 each). We have listed 84 categories for you to review below. Earlier this year, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) modernized their gold and platinum program for albums.
2016 saw other major changes in the music industry for Grammy eligibility.
Where is a great place to catch some great hip hop in the city of Atlanta tonight? Maybe you should check out The Bar Exam taking place at Apache Cafe. The Bar Exam is a multi-genre, open mic style showcase held at the legendary Apache Cafe in Atlanta, Georgia where the audience chooses who passes the bar, or passes the mic!