Alicia Keys To Host 62nd GRAMMY Awards
- Nov 14, 2019 - 3:25:19 PM
Fifteen-time GRAMMY® Award-winning singer, songwriter, producer, and
global superstar Alicia Keys will return as host of the 62nd Annual
GRAMMY Awards® and took to YouTube and socials this morning to announce
the news in a video. The announcement comes just days before GRAMMY
nominees are set to be revealed on Wednesday, Nov. 20...
159 Documentary Features submitted for 2019 Oscar® Race
- Nov 12, 2019 - 1:04:50 PM
One hundred fifty-nine features have been submitted for consideration in
the Documentary Feature category for the 92nd Academy Awards®.
of the films have not yet had their required Los Angeles and New York
qualifying releases. Submitted features must fulfill the theatrical
release requirements and comply with all of the category’s other
qualifying rules in order to advance in the voting process...
Academy Museum announces seven new trustees
- Nov 6, 2019 - 1:45:11 PM
The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures today announced the addition of
seven new trustees, including Laura Dern, David Dolby, Sidonie Seydoux
Dumas, Mark Johnson, Miky Lee, Katherine Oliver, and David Rubin. The
governing body of the Academy Museum, the Board of Trustees oversees the
organization’s strategic vision, maintains its financial health, and
ensures the institution fulfills its mission to create the best possible
motion picture museum for film lovers across the world...
The Latin Recording Academy® and Univision Announce Official Sponsors for the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®
- Nov 5, 2019 - 12:05:42 PM
The Latin Recording Academy® and Univision Communications Inc. announced
today the official sponsors for the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®.
The event will connect leading international brands through innovative
programs and campaigns with Latin music fans across multiple platforms,
as well as through several on-site experiential activations. The 20th
Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards will be broadcast live on Univision from the
MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Nov. 14 from 8 –11 p.m. ET/PT...
The Latin Recording Academy® announces the second roster of performers for the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®
- Nov 5, 2019 - 10:20:00 AM
The Latin Recording Academy® today announced additional performers for
the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®, which includes current nominees
Aitana, Anitta, Pedro Capó, Julio Reyes Copello, Darell, Dimelo Flow,
Fonseca, Luis Fonsi, Greeicy, Intocable, Nella, Reik, Rosalía, and
Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® and Ford Fund Kick-Off Program to foster the next generation of women in music
- Oct 29, 2019 - 7:30:47 PM
The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® continues its five-year
collaboration with Ford Motor Company Fund — the philanthropic arm of
Ford —with a pilot program to promote women in music by helping forge
the next generation of music makers and paving their road to success.
The Emerging Latina Music Recognition Program is aimed at young women in
their senior year of high school who have demonstrated musical talent
and a desire to pursue a higher education in music.
Latin GRAMMY winner and GRAMMY nominee, Kany García, currently nominated
in the categories of Song Of The Year, Best Singer-Songwriter Album...
The Latin Recording Academy® announces the First Roster of Performers for the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®
- Oct 29, 2019 - 8:45:26 AM
The Latin Recording Academy® has announced the first roster of
performers for the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®, which includes
current nominees Paula Arenas, Bad Bunny, Alessia Cara, Alex Fernández,
Vicente Fernández, Draco Rosa, Ximena Sariñana, Sech, and Sebastián
Yatra, in addition to Latin GRAMMY® winners Alejandro Fernández, Natalia
Jiménez, and Olga Tañón. The 2019 Latin Recording Academy Person of
Ricky Martin, Roselyn Sánchez, and Paz Vega to Host The 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®
- Oct 24, 2019 - 1:00:05 PM
The Latin Recording Academy® today announced that three-time Latin
GRAMMY® winner, 2006 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year™, and
two-time GRAMMY® winner Ricky Martin will host the 20th Annual Latin
GRAMMY Awards® alongside internationally renowned actresses Roselyn
Sánchez and Paz Vega. The 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards will be
broadcast live on Univision from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas
on Nov. 14 from 8-11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central)...
GRAMMY Museum Announces Heather Moore As 2019 Jane Ortner Education Award Recipient
- Oct 17, 2019 - 9:00:22 AM
The GRAMMY Museum® is pleased to announce Heather Moore of Arcadia High
School in Arcadia, California, as the recipient of the 2019 Jane Ortner
Education Award. The award honors K-12 academic teachers who use music
in the classroom as a powerful educational tool. Moore will receive an
honorarium and will be recognized later this year at a special GRAMMY
Museum event in Los Angeles...
Academy Museum Of Motion Pictures appoints Bill Kramer as Director
- Oct 3, 2019 - 3:15:17 PM
Bill Kramer has been named director of the Academy Museum of Motion
Pictures, the museum’s Board of Trustees announced today. Kramer, who
served as managing director of development and external relations of the
Academy Museum from 2012 to 2016, will take the reins as the
institution’s new leader on January 1, 2020, guiding its artistic and
cultural vision and overseeing the final phase of the museum’s
“The board unanimously welcomes Bill Kramer as the
Academy Museum’s new director,” said Ron Meyer, Chair of the Academy
Museum Board of Trustees and Vice Chairman of NBCUniversal...
Aymée Nuviola participates in the Latin Grammy® Master Series at The University of Central Florida
- Sep 21, 2019 - 2:15:24 PM
The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation®, in collaboration with the
University of Central Florida Rosen College of Hospitality Management
and thanks to the generosity of Top Stop Music, presented a Latin
GRAMMY® Master Series educational program today.
event Latin GRAMMY® winner and GRAMMY® nominee Aymée Nuviola shared with
students her career experiences and her diverse skill set, which allows
her to perform in different genres, from salsa, bachata...
The Latin Recording Academy® announced Lifetime Achievement Award and Trustees Award Honorees
- Aug 22, 2019 - 9:15:32 AM
The Latin Recording Academy® announced today that Eva Ayllón, Joan Baez,
José Cid, Lupita D’Alessio, Hugo Fattoruso, Pimpinela, Omara Portuondo,
and José Luis Rodríguez "El Puma," will receive this year's Lifetime
Achievement Award. Additionally, Mario Kaminsky will receive the
Trustees Award. The honorees will be celebrated during a private
luncheon ceremony at the Waldorf Astoria Las Vegas on Nov. 13, 2019...
Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® awardsthe Emilio and Gloria Estefan scholarship
- Jun 19, 2019 - 9:49:25 PM
The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® awarded the Emilio and Gloria
Estefan Scholarship to 17-year-old piano student Sergio De Miguel
Jorquera at a scholarship presentation at The Latin Recording Academy®
headquarters in Miami. The scholarship has a maximum value of $200,000
USD and provides De Miguel Jorquera the opportunity to earn a four-year
bachelor’s degree at Berklee College of Music in Boston beginning
The student from Vigo, Spain, was selected by
the Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation's Scholarship Committee from among a
highly competitive pool of applicants consisting of hundreds of
students from the Americas and the Iberian Peninsula...
The Academy and ABC announce Oscars® 2022 date
- Jun 11, 2019 - 12:00:52 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and ABC today announced the 2022 Oscars® show date and confirmed the 2021 date.
Upcoming Oscars show dates are as follows:
92nd Oscars Sunday, February 9, 2020
93rd Oscars Sunday, February 28, 2021
94th Oscars Sunday, February 27, 2022...
2019 Grammy Camp Announcements
- May 15, 2019 - 12:25:25 PM
The GRAMMY Museum® announced today that 90 talented high school students
from 74 U.S. cities across 23 states have been selected as participants
in the 15th annual GRAMMY Camp® program, and The Head And The Heart and
JoJo will be this year's guest artists. The signature music industry
camp for U.S. high school students will be held in Los Angeles...
Academy Announces Three New At-Large Governors
- May 13, 2019 - 12:00:51 PM
The Academy Board of Governors has confirmed the appointment of three
new governors-at-large, DeVon Franklin (Executives Branch), Rodrigo
García (Directors Branch) and Janet Yang (Producers Branch). They will
each serve a three-year term, beginning July 1. This furthers the
Academy’s A2020 initiative, which seeks to support inclusion and
increase representation within its membership and the greater film
“The Board looks forward to welcoming DeVon, Janet and
Rodrigo. They are each well-positioned to support our continuing global
outreach efforts,” said Academy President John Bailey...
Board Of Trustees Appoints Deborah Dugan As President/CEO Of The Recording Academy
- May 8, 2019 - 5:30:54 PM
The Recording Academy™ Board of Trustees has appointed Deborah Dugan as
the next President/CEO of the Recording Academy, the leading society of
performers, musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers, and all music
professionals, and the organization behind the annual GRAMMY Awards®.
The appointment was announced today by John Poppo, Chair of the Board...
Academy Announces 2019-20 FilmCraft and FilmWatch Grant Recipients
- May 2, 2019 - 2:00:19 PM
The Academy Foundation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and
Sciences announced today the 47 recipients of its 2019 FilmCraft and
“The Academy’s Grants Committee is honored to
continue to provide support and inspire generations of filmmakers new
and old to connect the world through motion pictures,” said Marcus Hu,
chair of the Academy’s grants committee...