Grammy Awards 2014 – Daft Punk räumen ab! Video

Frankreich erobert Los Angeles. Die Abräumer der 56. Grammy-Verleihung heißen Daft Punk. Fünf Awards konnten Thomas Bangalter und Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo ergattern, darunter in den wichtigen Kategorien “Album des Jahres” und “Single des Jahres. Hinzu kommen “Beste Popdarbietung eines Duos/einer Gruppe” zusammen mit Pharrell Williamsund Nile Rodgers sowie “Bestes Dance-/Electronica-Album” und “Beste Abmischung eines Albums”. Die “Beste Dance-Single” lieferte der Kaiserslautener Zedd mit “Clarity” feat. Foxes ab, Der“Beste Remix” kommt von Cedrick Gervais in Form seiner Version von Lana del Rays “Summertime Sadness”. Bereits im Vorfeld verkündete das Grammy-Kommittee einen Award für Kraftwerk und ihr Lebenswerk. Die komplette Liste: www.grammy.com Hier die “Get Lucky”-Performance von Nile Rodgers, Pharrell Williams und Stevie Wonder: Quelle: http://www.fazemag.de/grammy-awards-2014-daft-punk-raumen-ab/ Tweet

Dubstep and EDM Make History at the Grammys

The 54th Grammy Awards are over, the winners have been announced, and the results might be a bit shocking to some. Electronic Dance Music and, specifically, dubstep had a huge presence in this year’s ceremonies. Skrillex walked away with 3 Grammys of his own [he was nominated for 5, including Best New Artist], officially making him the first dubstep [brostep?] artist to win a Grammy. Later in the ceremonies, Deadmau5 played with the Foo Fighters and David Guetta backed up Chris Brown and Lil Wayne. I think it’s safe to say that electronic music is officially part of the mainstream […]

Deadmau5 up for 3 Grammys and Skrillex up for 5

It’s that time of the year again: The nominations for the Grammy Awards have been officially revealed and as always, they’re the subject of heated debates. Especially a few certain nominations have already caused quite a pandemonium: Apart from Katy Perry, Rihanna and all the other usual suspects, this year’s list of nominations for the Grammy Awards holds quite a few surprises. Sonny Moore, better known as Skrillex, has always polarized opinions. There has never been an “in between” thing – people either loved his music or hated it. Either way, that guy from Los Angeles with the big glasses […]