Pusha-T On Being Grammy-Nominated Next To Mac Miller: "Best Of The Best"

Pusha-T lives and breathes rap music. He’s been at it for years and that is the one factor it is best to take away from his story. Push cares a lot in regards to the future hip-hop and he is excited to assist develop musical acts to get them the place they have to be, which was evidenced by means of his work with 1800 Tequila. He’s nonetheless on the high his sport although, reaching a peak with Daytona and hopefully staying at this degree for a couple of extra years. In a brand new interview with Rolling Stone, Pusha-T famous that he is very happy with the competitors he is going through on the Grammy awards within the “Best Rap Album” class.

When requested if it was a bittersweet second to be nominated subsequent to the late Mac Miller, Push revealed that he believes Mac deserves to be there with the remainder them. He mentioned, “I believed it was good. I didn’t look Mac as a charity case, in any respect, as a result of I believed Mac’s album was hearth and I felt like folks did. And folks thought it was hearth. I used to be type joyful, like ‘Damn, to me that is one of the best one of the best in quite a bit alternative ways.’ I pay attention to each final one these albums, each final one ‘em.”

Pusha-T is up in opposition to Travis Scott, Cardi B, Mac Miller, and Nipsey Hussle within the class for Best Rap Album. Who do you assume will win?

Boots Riley Reacts To Golden Globes Snub Of 'Sorry To Bother You' Movie

Sorry To Bother You didn’t earn any Golden Globe nominations this 12 months. The movie doesn’t seem as a contender for Best Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) listing and its director, Boots Riley wasn’t thought-about for Best Director both.

The filmmaker commented on the snub social media. Although he has already been met with resistance from the business with reference to his creation, Riley continues to be upset.

“F**okay it. I am not going to behave like I am not disillusioned. But I do notice that to have been ready to get my hopes up and be let down is what I name drawback.”

 

The movie’s lead actors, Lakeith Stanfield and Tessa Thompson, had been additionally excluded from the nominations for his or her roles. Sorry to Bother You continues to be critically-acclaimed, garnering nominations for different entities cinema, together with two Independent Spirit Awards for Best First Feature and Best Screenplay.

Boots Riley can be doling out his personal dismissals as he’s being fered a mess pressional alternatives.

“The quantity scripts I’ve gotten since Sorry To Bother You which are like, ‘The studio says it’s the film for you!’ …And it’s ‘Insert hit title right here 2. I’ve already needed to move up my ‘$100m for 5 years’ factor a number of occasions since Sorry To Bother You. I’d somewhat do the stuff I wanna do, you already know? And I will.”

Joyner Lucas Quotes 6ix9ine While Reacting To Grammy Nomination

Joyner Lucas’ pen recreation is nothing to be performed with. The rapper’s proved it time and time once more from his collaboration with Eminem to his latest back-and-forth with Tory Lanez. He’s gained reward from legendary rappers within the recreation whereas proving he is nonetheless one the most popular new artists within the recreation. Earlier at the moment, it was revealed that the video his breakout hit, “I am Not Racist” was nominated for a Grammy. The rapper wrote a prolonged message celebrating the nom whereas quoting everybody’s favourite rainbow-haired rapper.

Among the numerous accomplishments made by Joyner Lucas this 12 months, getting a Grammy nomination appears to be on the prime the record. The rapper penned a message to his followers earlier at the moment, reflecting on his come-up within the recreation. 

“Bro i dreamed this shit. I cried for this shit! I am the fucking UNDERDOG!!” He wrote on Instagram, “Im a younger n***a from NEW ENDLAND MASSACHUSETTS and the ONLY rap n***a who made it this far the place I am from. I direct my all my very own movies. Me and @btproulx work our ass to make this shit come to life… n***az informed me NOT TO RELEASE IM NOT RACIST. I went in opposition to the grain. I am the one n***a nominated that directed his personal video.”

After thanking his followers, Lucas had a message for anybody who doubted him and quoted the notorious phrases Tekashi 6ix9ine whereas he was at it.

“To anyone who ever stood in my method and made it troublesome for me and counted me out,” he wrote. “In the phrases 6ix9ine ‘SUCK MY DICK!!!'”

Peep his response under. 

Demi Lovato's Feeling Hopeful After "Fall In Line" Grammy Nomination

Demi Lovato’s 2018 obtained actual turbulent in the summertime when she was rushed to the hospital after a drug overdose. The occasion pressured her to examine into rehab as soon as she left the hospital and her post-overdose life has been trying promising together with her in good spirits. The current rollout Grammy nominations has made Demi even happier since she has been nominated within the Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for her collaborative observe with Christina Aguilera, “Fall In Line.”

“Woke up stuffed with hope. Dreams come true y’all… thanks @xtina. I like you a lot,” Demi wrote on Twitter, including on Instagram: “What a dream come true. Can’t consider I am nominated for a GRAMMY with somebody I grew up singing to.. my idol endlessly. Love you sis, thanks.”

Demi has stayed fairly quiet about her drug overdose with simply her mom and sister talking on her behalf, however final month she needed to fireplace again at a fan web page for its ridiculous feedback. A fan shared on social media that Demi’s transfer firing her dancer Dani Vitale was “fully unfair”  however Demi had her causes.

“You don’t know what you are speaking about,” Demi responded. “True buddies do not do interviews about you once you OD.”

Cardi B Found Out About Her Grammy Nominations As She Exited Court

For many artists, it is a dream to be nominated for a Grammy award. While some look like nonchalant about all the ordeal, it is an enormous honor for others. A Grammy award is one the very best types recognition you possibly can obtain in music. The nominations have been introduced this morning for the upcoming 2019 ceremony and artists like Kendrick Lamar and Cardi B are being extremely celebrated this time round. However, Bardi was somewhat late find out about her function within the present. The famous person was in court docket this morning for her strip membership assault case and whereas she made her approach out, she was knowledgeable by a paparazzo that she had earned 5 nominations on the upcoming awards present. 

Cardi B Found Out About Her Grammy Nominations As She Exited Court
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Her album Invasion Privacy helped her nab 5 nominations for the upcoming ceremony and whereas her haters are up in arms, she was sticking her tongue out at them from the courthouse. A photographer requested her whereas she was strolling out, “How do you’re feeling about your nominations on the Grammys?” She was stunned to listen to that she was even nominated, uttering, “I’m? How many nominations?” 

The star possible wasn’t allowed to be on her cellphone in court docket so she was unaware the honour till afterwards. As she walked out, she flaunted her recent rainbow hair, which she debuted earlier within the week. How many the 5 noms do you suppose Cardi will win?

Missy Elliott Becomes First Female Rapper Nominated For Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Missy Elliott has made historical past since changing into the primary feminine MC nominated for the Songwriters Hall Fame. The Virginia rapper stands out as the third rapper to enter the Hall Fame following Jay Z and Jermaine Dupri. “I’m Humbly Grateful to be nominated with so many different AMAZING writers,” Missy wrote on Twitter.

Missy has helped pen hits corresponding to Monica’s “So Gone,” 702’s “Where My Girls At,” and the quilt  “Lady Marmalade” that includes Christina Aguilera, Lil Kim, Mya, and Pink. Missy has additionally labored with Aaliyah, Janet Jackson, Mary J. Blige, SWV, Total, and Tweet and has written songs for Beyonce, Whitney Houston and course herself. 

Other acts which were nominated are Mariah Carey, Chrissie Hynde, Vince Gill, Mike Love, Jimmy Cliff, Jeff Lynne, Cat Stevens, John Prine, Lloyd Price, Tommy James, and the Eurythmics. As for non-performing nominees, Jack Tempchin, Dean Dillon, Jerry Fuller, Tom T. Hall, Roger Nichols, and Dallas Austin have additionally made the reduce. 

The 50th annual Induction & Awards Gala takes place in New York on June 13th, 2019. 

Cardi B & Post Malone Will Not Compete For "Best New Artist" At Grammy Awards: Report

Each 12 months, the Grammy Awards are an enormous occasion within the music trade. It’s one the one nights the place artists are awarded for making one of the best (or primarily the preferred) music on the earth. Winning a Grammy award is a dream for many artists and whereas many will not ever be nominated, two names had been anticipated to be on the poll for “Best New Artist” on the upcoming ceremony. Nominations for the 2019 version the awards present will solely be introduced on December 5 however we already know that Cardi B and Post Malone is not going to be going through f to crown the “Best New Artist.”

Both artists had been rumored to be going head-to-head for the coveted prize nevertheless it seems that neither them will truly be within the operating. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Post Malone was submitted for the class and he met all the factors, besides music trade insiders imagine that attributable to his success with Stoney, which launched in 2016, he is a bit of previous the purpose nonetheless being thought of a new artist. Similar circumstances had been handed all the way down to Cardi B as she will not be within the class as a result of her prior nominations on the present. The new guidelines for “Best New Artist” state that any artist that has acquired earlier nominations is disqualified from operating. 

What was gearing as much as be a battle between two 2018’s heavy hitters has already deflated. Who do you suppose will likely be nominated, and finally win “Best New Artist?”

Brett Kavanaugh Is Sworn In As Supreme Court Justice

Brett Kavanaugh now sits on the Supreme Court. After the Senate voted to award Kavanaugh a lifetime seat, he was sworn in throughout a personal ceremony by Chief Justice John Roberts and the person he’ll change, retired Justice Anthony Kennedy. The Supreme Court is now extra conservative than it has been in generations, marking an unlimited win for the Trump Administration. Progressive points resembling contraception and homosexual rights will now be topic to a Supreme Court that closely leans proper. 

“I stand earlier than you at present on the heels an incredible victory for our nation, our folks and our beloved Constitution,” President Donald Trump said after the vote. Kavanaugh’s affirmation was drenched in controversy, with sexual assault allegations inflicting the vote to be postponed.  Christine Blasey Ford alleged that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her within the 1980s once they had been teenagers. Her testimony on Capitol Hill final week elevated the criticism coming from the left, with liberals calling for an FBI investigation. They acquired what they requested for, though it was a really restricted investigation that was extra procedural than environment friendly. The last vote was 50-48, falling virtually completely alongside get together strains. Sen. Joe Manchin was the one Democrat who voted in favor Kavanaugh. 

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Chance The Rapper Thanks Lil Wayne For "Tha Carter V" & 2016's Grammy Push

Chance the Rapper shared his radiance over Tha Carter V’s unveiling in a posi-Insta video message posted one hour in the past. Before attending to the crux the problem, Chance took a second to thank Lil Wayne for serving to him attain Grammy notoriety for the primary time in 2016, for his inclusion on “No Problem,” additionally that includes 2 Chainz. For Chance, sending out reward is due to this fact not solely a technique to take part in a telling cultural second. It is additionally an act remittance to an individual/artist that has achieved his profession good. 

The studio setting Chance the Rapper’s submit is commensurate with the present situation his thoughts, physique and place. A collaborative album with Kanye West is being processed whereas we mull over the main points. The video begins with Chance pausing the Apple Music net participant with Weezy’s Carter V displayed on the display. Chance then goes onto recount the pleasurable expertise they shared in 2016, main as much as his first Grammy win. Then on extra normal grounds, Chance thanked Lil Wayne for sharing his exposé with the World, not a second too quickly.

Nicki Minaj Accused Of Stopping Tiffany Foxx From Being Nominated For Awards

This 12 months has been fairly turbulent for Nicki Minaj thus far. The New York rapper was on a social media hiatus earlier this 12 months when she got here out hiding to announce her then-upcoming album Queen. Then, when the venture lastly did drop after being delayed, lots drama ensued with Travis Scott, Cardi B and different events. Nicki has been accused stopping folks’s luggage for years and immediately, she’s having quite a bit enjoyable by joking in regards to the state of affairs on Twitter. While she might discover it humorous, folks carry on making their correct accusations in opposition to her, aligning with Cardi B after the NYFW incident. The newest is artist Tiffany Foxx, who instructed Ts Madison on her podcast that she’s undoubtedly been focused by Nicki up to now.

The two spoke about Foxx’s upcoming venture, to which she’s saying a brand new single subsequent week, earlier than moving into tea-spillage zones. Madison claimed that she wasn’t attempting to get messy however the host, who sided with Nicki Minaj throughout her feuds with Cardi B and Lil Kim, continued to carry up the present subjects surrounding Nicki’s bag-stopping allegations. Tiffany mentioned that Minaj has tried some “punk shit” together with her as properly, turning into the newest to accuse the star holding different girls again. She mentioned, “She doesn’t wish to seem like she’s hating, or being emotional or pressed, so she does simply sufficient so it’ll make it like she helps anyone. Don’t be bitter and don’t be hating on different ladies. I’m not saying this simply because the plenty is saying this. Nicki has undoubtedly interrupted me being on crimson carpets. Times I am purported to be nominated — out nowhere, it’s an issue. And it will get again to me that it’s affiliated together with her.”

Nicki Minaj will quickly be saying the newest episode her profitable Queen Radio present, the place she’s going to seemingly deal with the rumors. If her Twitter is any indication, she’s heard all of the allegations and is not too joyful. Listen to the interview on the 18:16 mark.

Rita Ora Says Avicii Would Be "So Happy" About "Lonely Together" VMA Win

Rita Ora had a minute to talk about her current projects and past collaborations at last night’s MTV VMA Awards. The “Girls” singer assured Billboard, that her album will be coming out by the end the year.  “I’ve put out four singles last year, internationally, and I think that it’s so incredibly important to just keep feeding music, music, music, and then the album will eventually follow, even though my album will definitely be out this year,” she said. “It’s been a long journey,” she added. “I mean, we all know it’s been an up and down rollercoaster, so I’m happy it’s finally coming to a standstill.”

One Rita’s nominations at the award show was for her collaboration with Avicii on the track “Lonely Together,” marking the last song he released before his death. “For me, I was the last song he ever put out, so I felt really responsible to just get the message out with our song,” Rita said. “And the fact that the VMAs have nominated it is just so amazing and I think he’d be so happy, so I’m kinda doing it for the both us.”

Rita ended up winning the award for Best Dance Video, bringing home the statue that will always remind her her late, talented collaborator Avicii. 

Chance The Rapper Might Receive An Emmy Thanks To "Saturday Night Live"

Chance the rapper has been nominated for an Emmy Award thanks to his appearance on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. In 2017, the rapper performed “Come Back, Barack”, originally composed by Eli Brueggeman, in a December episode the comedy series. The track was a throwback slow-jam complete with a spoken interlude. SNL cast members, Kenan Thompson and Chris Redd, joined the artist for the rendition.

Chance The Rapper hopped on Twitter to share his excitement: “Thank you @nbcsnl for getting me another @TheEmmys nomination for the second year in a row! Being with you guys for a week is an indescribable experience that stays with you forever and with or without the glory an Emmy nod, the funnest shit all time. @ficialkenan.”

Last year, the Chicago native was nominated for his tune “Last Christmas” which was also part an SNL episode. Ultimately, Common took home the statuette for his contribution to Ava Duvernay’s 13th.

Chance is already a Grammy Award-winner, which is no small feat for an independent artist. This most recent nomination adds to the positivity the entertainer is experiencing, as he recently got engaged to his long-time girlfriend. He is also set to release new music with Kanye West.

Donald Trumps's Nobel Peace Prize Under Investigation For Being Fake

In yet another questionable move coming by way the President, new reports suggest that his Nobel Peace Prize nomination is a little suspicious, for the second year in a row, because no one knows who nominated Mr. Donald Trump.

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BBC News reports that an anonymous American nominated Donald for his “ideology peace by force.” The director the prize raised concerns over the nomination claiming that it could be falsified, leading the committee to file a police report. 

“I can say that we have good reason to believe that the nomination Mr Trump] is a fake,” Nobel Institute Director Olav Njølstad said. “The same ‘fake’ nomination probably took place last year too.” Nominations for the prestigious award must be handed in by January 31st and the winners are announced in October. Those who can nominate a prospect include pressors, members parliament and government and former laureates. 

In 2009 former president Barack Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize for “his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and co-operation between peoples.”

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The prize doesn’t have to be awarded to a particular person, in 2012 the European Union received the prize for transforming Europe “from a continent war to a continent peace”.