PRINCE along with Taylor Swift, Pharrell and Lorde, are nominated for the BBC International Artist Of The Year award for the BBC Music Awards.
The nominees are:
The Award show will take place Thursday December 11th and will be available on BBC Radio.-DocFB
Diagnosis: Cool nomination. If BBC radio is like American Radio, Taylor Swift will be your winner.
Internationally-acclaimed Motown recording artist, KEM, is celebrating his third career GRAMMY® nomination.
KEM is nominated in the Best Traditional R&B Performance category for the song “Nobody” from his fourth studio album, PROMISE TO LOVE (August 2014). KEM was previously nominated for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance and Best R&B Song for “Why Would You Stay” from his INTIMACY album in 2010. The 57th GRAMMY® Awards will broadcast live on CBS on February 8, 2015.
News of the GRAMMY® nomination and announcement of the Forever Charlie Tour come on the heels of KEM’s sold-out 8-city Promise to Love Tour – Pt. 1 in November. Also in November, KEM learned that his 2nd studio album, ALBUM II, had been officially certified platinum by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America).
KEM will join the legendary Charlie Wilson on his Forever Charlie Tour along with R&B favorite, Joe. The 27-city U.S. tour kicks off on February 12, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio, with tickets going on sale December 12, 2014.-DocFB
KEM promises to deliver an unforgettable experience for audiences, which will include his classic hits such as “Love Calls,” “I Can’t Stop Loving You” and “Share My Life” along with new favorites from ‘PROMISE TO LOVE,’ including the dynamic lead single, “It’s You,” which spent five weeks at #1 and is now at #8 on UAC charts, the second single, “Nobody,” which currently resides at #4 on the chart, along with the CD’s title track, “Promise To Love.”
Liv Warfield has received a nomination for Best New Artist at the NAACP Awards!
The nominees are:
Outstanding New Artist
• 3 Winans Brothers (BMG)
• Aloe Blacc (XIX Recordings/Interscope Records)
• Erica Campbell (My Block Inc./eOne Music)
• Jhene Aiko (Def Jam Recordings)
• Liv Warfield (Kobalt Label Services)
Also, Rosie O'Donnel saw Liv Warfield perform over the weekend at Cyndi Lauper's charity event and could not stop raving about Liv! Check at the 7:30 mark to see Rosie talk about Liv!
Congrats Liv on all the LOVE you are getting. Well deserved!-DocFB
Diagnosis: As Rosie Perez said, have her on!
The American Music Awards will be the same as it was in 2013. Well, at least when it comes to the host, which will be Pitbull.
"World, who would have thought Pitbull hosting the AMAs two years in a row," said Armando Christian Perez aka Pitbull., "The harder I work, the luckier I get. Thank you ABC and dick clark productions for the amazing opportunity - more than anything let's get ready to have fun. Dale!"
Iggy Azelea is up for 6 AMA's, the most by any artist this year. John Legend, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams each have 4 and Lorde comes in with 3.-DocFB
Diagnosis: The AMA's air on ABC Sunday November 23rd.
Pharrell is nominated for an Academy Award for the song "Happy" from the movie "Despicable Me 2" and a pre-Oscar bash was thrown for the singer/rapper/producer extraordinaire.
The event was hosted by Bionic Yarn, G-Star and Hennessy Privilege.
Sean Penn and Charlize Theron were together at the event and seemed very happy.
Jamie Foxx, Johnny Knoxville, Ellen Pompeo and others were at the event.-DocFB
Diagnosis: Will Pharrell get a chance to party and be "Happy" after the Oscars on Sunday?
PRINCE & 3RDEYEGIRL are set to present the first award of the night at the Brit Awards in the next few hours. At this time that is all they are scheduled for. You can watch the event live from anywhere in the world for the first time!
It airs on YT at 8 P.M. in London, 9 P.M. in Berlin, 3 P.M. in New York, 2 P.M. in Minneapolis, 12 P.M. in Los Angeles, and 7 A.M. in Sydney!
Also, if you have the Fuse network in the U.S., it will air there...but not live. It will air the show 2 hours later, depending on if you get the East Coast feed of the network. If you get the West Coast feed, will air 5 hours later.-DocFB
Diagnosis: Make sure to watch the event LIVE world-wide for the first time ever. Thanks to LV for creating the image above and several others over the past year.
PRINCE & 3RDEYEGIRL will be at the Brit Awards Wednesday February 19th. They will be presenting the first award of the night!
PRINCE & 3RDEYEGIRL have been taking over London the past few weeks and will do the same at the Brit Awards Feb. 19th.
— Clare Garrad (@clarebgarrad) February 15, 2014
Thanks to Clare for the heads up.
The latest single from 3RDEYEGIRL is "PRETZELBODYLOGIC" which you can purchase here!-DocFB
Diagnosis:...And the winner is......U!