Neil Portnow

Music Modernization Act

Music creators need copyright reform to ensure fair compensation for their work. Since 2014, the Recording Academy has championed comprehensive music …

Compensation

Dolly Parton to be honored in Grammy gala

NEW YORK (AFP) -<p>Country legend Dolly Parton will be honored at a charity concert ahead of next year's Grammy Awards, the Recording Academy, which administers the prize, announced Tuesday.<p>Parton will be the 2019 focus of Musicares, a charitable wing of the Recording Academy that raises money to help …

Country Music

Dolly Parton To Be Honoured As MusiCares Person Of The Year Ahead Of Grammys

It will be a celebration of Dolly Parton two days before the Grammy Awards.<p>Parton, 72, has been selected as MusiCares 2019 Person of the Year and …

Aretha Franklin

Dolly Parton to be named Grammys’ MusiCares Person of the Year

Dolly Parton — who has been saluted with nearly every other award — will be the MusiCares Person of the Year at the Grammys in February, sources say, …

Aretha Franklin

Dolly Parton to be first country artist awarded Grammys' MusiCares Person of the Year

Dolly Parton — who has been saluted with nearly every other award — will be the MusiCares Person of the Year at the Grammys in February, sources say, the first country-western star ever to win the prestigious music-industry honor.<p>Past winners include Sir Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Bob …

Music

Recording Academy On Aretha Franklin's Passing: She Was 'One Of the Most Profound Voices in Music'

Following the death of music legend Aretha Franklin at age 76 today (Aug. 16), the Recording Academy has released an official statement to honor the …

Aretha Franklin

Recording Academy Launches "We Are Music" Campaign Featuring H.E.R., Swizz Beatz & More

In response to gender bias backfire.<p>The Recording Academy has launched a new campaign titled “We Are Music” in response to the gender bias backfire …

Music

Grammy Awards 2019 to take place in Los Angeles on February 10

Nominations announced in all 84 categories on December 5The post Grammy Awards 2019 to take place in Los Angeles on February 10 appeared first on …

Music Industry

61st Annual GRAMMY Awards Coming To Staples Center

CBS and the Recording Academy announced today that “Music’s Biggest Night” is returning to LA. Next year’s GRAMMY Awards will be broadcast live from …

Awards

The Grammys Awards raise number of nominees in each major category

The Grammy Awards raise number of nominees in each major category<p>In an effort to combat The Grammy Awards’ representation issues, the Recording …

Music

Grammy chief Neil Portnow, who claimed women musicians need to ‘step up’, will quit in 2019

Portnow, whose contract ends in 2019, said he will not seek an extension.<p>Neil Portnow, the president and chief executive officer of the Recording …

Awards

Grammy President Neil Portnow To Step Down In 2019

Neil Portnow's next speech at the Grammys will be his last as The Recording Academy's president.<p>The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences — better known as The Recording Academy and the parent organization to the Grammy Awards — announced Thursday that Portnow, who has helmed the …

Music

Grammy chief Neil Portnow steps down after remarks against women caused uproar | music

The head of the Recording Academy, the professional group of musicians that administers the Grammys, said Thursday he will step aside months after an …

Entertainment (India)

Recording Academy President Neil Portnow To Step Down

Neil Portnow, president and CEO of the Recording Academy, which is the organization that oversees the Grammy Awards, recently announced that he will …

Music

Grammys President Neil Portnow to step down four months after controversial “step up” comments about female artists

Portnow faced a backlash for remarks he made at the 2018 ceremony about recognising the success of female artists in the music industry<p>Recording …

Grammy Awards

Grammys President Neil Portnow to Step Down

Recording Academy President Neil Portnow will step down from his position next year when his contract expires, <i>Billboard</i> reports. Portnow has been the head of the organization since 2002. In a statement to <i>Billboard</i>, he said, “The evolution of industries, institutions and organizations is ultimately …

Celebrity (UK)

Recording Academy CEO Neil Portnow to Step Down

Neil Portnow, the president and CEO of the Recording Academy, will step down from his position when his contract expires, according to <i>Billboard</i>. …

Celebrity News

Recording Academy President Neil Portnow Will Step Down

Neil Portnow, president and CEO of the Recording Academy, the organization that oversees the Grammy Awards, announced that he will step down at the …

Music

Breaking: Grammy Chief Neil Portnow Stepping Down in July 2019

Home Music Breaking: Grammy Chief Neil Portnow Stepping Down in July 2019<p>by - May 31, 2018 1:31 pm<p>0 529<p>Grammys chief Neil Portnow has announced he’s …

Grammy Awards

Grammy President Neil Portnow Will Step Down From the Academy

Neil Portnow, the Recording Academy's current president and CEO who told reporters at the 2018 Grammys that female artists should "step up" if they want Grammys, has (somewhat ironically) announced he's stepping down from his role.<p>Multiple female executives at the Recording Academy called for …

Music

Grammys President Neil Portnow Will Step Down Next Year

Portnow is stepping down from his post after finding himself embroiled in controversy over comments about women at the Grammys earlier this year.<p>Grammys President Neil Portnow announced that he'll step down from his position this year after 16 years as the head of the Recording Academy. The news …

Music

Grammy Chief Neil Portnow Will Exit in 2019

The Recording Academy has revealed that president/CEO Neil Portnow, who has weathered months of criticism following comments at the 2018 Grammy …

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Grammys President Neil Portnow Has Finally Resigned Over That Time He Was Insanely Sexist

After copping flack after defending the Grammys for its lack of female winners at this year’s ceremony by suggesting women simply “need to step up”, …

Music (Australia)

Neil Portnow to leave post as Grammys CEO in 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Portnow will step down as president and CEO of The Recording Academy and the Grammy Awards next year.<p>The organization announced Thursday that Portnow chose not to "seek an extension on his current contract," which ends next year.<p>He has led the academy since 2002.<p>Portnow was …

Music

Recording Academy President Neil Portnow Is Stepping Down Next Year

Recording Academy President and CEO Neil Portnow is stepping down from his position when his contract expires next year, according to <i>The Hollywood</i> …

Los Angeles

Neil Portnow Exiting As Recording Academy President In 2019

Four months after male artists dominated the list of performers and winners at the Grammy Awards, longtime Recording Academy president and CEO Neil …

Entertainment Industry

Grammy President Neil Portnow Will Reportedly Exit Next Year

Portnow.<p>Months after Recording Academy president Neil Portnow said women need to “step up” to solve their underrpresentation in the Grammy …

Grammy Awards

Grammys head Neil Portnow, who told women to “step up,” will step down in 2019

The head of the Recording Academy will not seek to renew his contract.<p>Recording Academy president and CEO Neil Portnow will step down from his …

Grammy Awards

Grammys Producer Ken Ehrlich on Neil Portnow’s ‘Step Up’ Comment, Exit: ‘We’ve Listened’

Longtime Grammys executive producer Ken Ehrlich has spoken to Recording Academy president Neil Portnow just about every other day since the Jan. 28 …

TV

Grammy Producer Ken Ehrlich Reflects on Working With Outgoing Recording Academy Chief Neil Portnow

"It's too bad that this is how it's going to end."<p>Producer <b>Ken Ehrlich</b>, who has helmed the Grammy Awards telecast since 1980 and the last 16 with …

Bee Gees