Juno Awards 2022: See the complete list of winners
Juno Awards 2022: See the complete list of winners Shawn Mendes on stage at the JUNO Awards on Sunday, May 15, 2022, at the Budweiser Stage in Toronto. (Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)TORONTO — The Weeknd, Charlotte Cardin and Shawn Mendes were among the stars honored at the 2022 Juno Awards, held Saturday and Sunday in Toronto. >> Read more trending newsHere is the complete list of winners:TikTok Juno fan choice: Shawn MendesShawn Mendes Single of the year: “Meaningless,” Charlotte Cardin“Meaningless,” Charlotte Cardin International album of the year: “Sour,” Olivia Rodrigo“Sour,” Olivia Rodrigo Album of the year: “Phoenix,” Charlotte Cardin“Phoenix,” Charlotte Cardin Artist of the year: Charlotte CardinCharlotte Cardin Group of the year: ArkellsArkells Breakthrough artist of the year: JessiaJessia Breakthrough group of the year: MonowhalesMonowhales Songwriter of the year: Abel “The Weeknd” TesfayeAbel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye Country album of the year: “What Is Life?,” Brett Kissel“What Is Life?,” Brett Kissel Adult alternative album of the year: “Inwards & Onwards,” Half Moon Run“Inwards & Onwards,” Half Moon Run Alternative album of the year: “When Smoke Rises,” Mustafa“When Smoke Rises,” Mustafa Pop album of the year: “Phoenix,” Charlotte Cardin“Phoenix,” Charlotte Cardin Rock album of the year: “Sisters Not Twins (The Professional Lovers Album),” The Beaches“Sisters Not Twins (The Professional Lovers Album),” The Beaches Vocal jazz album of the year: “Now Pronouncing: Caity Gyorgy,” Caity Gyorgy“Now Pronouncing: Caity Gyorgy,” Caity Gyorgy Jazz album of the year (solo): “Change of Plans,” Will Bonness“Change of Plans,” Will Bonness Jazz album of the year (group): “Worldview,” Avataar“Worldview,” Avataar Instrumental album of the year: “That Tall Distance,” David Myles“That Tall Distance,” David Myles French language album of the year: “Impossible à Aimer,” Cœur de Pirate“Impossible à Aimer,” Cœur de Pirate Children’s album of the year: “Falling in Africa,” Garth Prince“Falling in Africa,” Garth Prince Classical album of the year (solo artist): “Enargeia,” Emily D’Angelo“Enargeia,” Emily D’Angelo Classical album of the year (large ensemble): “Solfeggio,” L’Harmonie des Saisons, conducted by Eric Milnes ft. Hélène Brunet“Solfeggio,” L’Harmonie des Saisons, conducted by Eric Milnes ft. Hélène Brunet Classical album of the year (small ensemble): “Beethoven: Sonates Pour Violon et Piano / Violin Sonatas Nos. 1, 2, 3 & 5,” Andrew Wan and Charles Richard-Hamelin“Beethoven: Sonates Pour Violon et Piano / Violin Sonatas Nos. (Arthur Mola/Invision/AP)©2022 Cox Media Groupwftv.com
Jon Batiste tops Grammys; Silk Sonic soars, Rodrigo crowned
Jon Batiste won album of the year honors for “We Are” at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, giving him five trophies on a night that saw the ’70s funk of Silk Sonic take record of the year and song of the year and newcomer Olivia Rodrigo take three awards.
Adele up for trophies and set to perform at UK's Brit Awards
Britain Brit Awards FILE - Adele performs "Hello" at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, Feb. 12, 2017. Adele is set to make a return to live performance at the Brit Awards, the U.K.’s leading music prizes, on Tuesday Feb. 8, 2022. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File) (Matt Sayles)LONDON — (AP) — Adele is set to make a return to live performance at Tuesday’s Brit Awards, the U.K.’s leading music prizes. Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran and British rappers Little Simz and Dave also have four nominations apiece, including artist and album of the year. In November, organizers announced they were scrapping separate male and female artist categories for awards including U.K. and international artist of the year.wftv.com
Adele Did Not Postpone Concert Over COVID, Caesars Palace Sources Claim
Christopher Polk/Getty ImagesAs Adele continues to issue refunds and FaceTime fans who’d shown up in Las Vegas for her abruptly postponed residency, it appears some insiders want to set the story straight about what really killed the show.In a tearful video last week, Adele said half her crew had contracted COVID-19, forcing the postponement. But reports have begun pouring in from multiple tabloids (grains of salt, etc. etc.) that the singer clashed with her set designer, Esmeralda Devlin, overnews.yahoo.com
Adele postpones Las Vegas residency, citing pandemic impact
LONDON — (AP) — Adele has postponed a 24-date Las Vegas residency hours before it was to start, citing delivery delays and coronavirus illness in her crew. The chart-topping British singer said she was “gutted” and promised to reschedule the shows. Adele had been due to perform 24 shows at Caesars Palace Hotel starting Friday following the release of her fourth album, “30.”In a tweet, Caesars Palace said it understood fans’ disappointment but added: “Creating a show of this magnitude is incredibly complex. We fully support Adele and are confident the show she unveils at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace will be extraordinary.”Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.wftv.com
Coronavirus: Tearful Adele postpones Las Vegas residency
Adele is postponing her Las Vegas residency, citing the COVID-19 pandemic and delivery delays. >> Read more trending news“Weekends With Adele” was supposed to begin Friday at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, the Los Angeles Times reported. “I’m gutted, and I’m sorry it’s so last-minute.”“Weekends With Adele” was scheduled to run Fridays and Saturdays through April 16, the Times reported. More coronavirus pandemic coverage:>> Coronavirus: How long between exposure to the virus and the start of symptoms? This tool will tell you>> How to not let coronavirus pandemic fatigue set in, battle back if it doesExpand Autoplay Image 1 of 16 Photos: Adele through the years Here are some memorable moments from singer Adele's life in the public eye.wftv.com
Music: 2021 was a good year for Wallen, Adele — and vinyl – WFTV
Music-2021 Chart Toppers This combination of album covers shows "30" by Adele, left, and “Dangerous: The Double Album,” by Morgan Wallen. (Columbia Records, left, and Big Loud Records-Republic Records via AP) (Uncredited)NEW YORK — (AP) — New data from the music industry confirms what a lot of people long suspected — 2021 was a very good year for Morgan Wallen, Adele and vinyl. That's despite Wallen being rebuked by the music industry after a video surfaced showing him blurting out a racial slur. Adele's album “30” arrived late last year and she recorded the highest album sales debut in four years, with first-week sales of 839,000 equivalent units. Drake's "Certified Lover Boy" was 2021's most popular rap album in the U.S., with 1.97 million equivalent album units earned.wftv.com
Adele says ‘Hello’ to Las Vegas, confirms 4-month residency
LAS VEGAS — Adele confirmed on Tuesday an exclusive four-month residency in the Colosseum of Las Vegas’ Caesars Palace Hotel, beginning Friday Jan. 21, 2022. >> Read more trending newsSee you at Caesars in Vegasss ✨ pic.twitter.com/VngaofduHQ — Adele (@Adele) November 30, 2021The announcement comes just after the Nov. 19 release of her latest album, “30,” her first full album since “25″ in 2015, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported. “Weekends With Adele” will offer two shows each weekend and is slated to run through April 16, the Review-Journal reported. “We expect the demand for tickets to see Adele to be overwhelming,” a message on the Ticketmaster site stated. According to the Review-Journal, Adele joins Van Morrison, Rod Stewart and Sting on the Colosseum schedule.wftv.com
A TV host flew 10,000 miles for an exclusive interview with Adele, only to have it cancelled after he admitted he hadn't listened to her new album
Matthew Doran, a TV host, told local media he missed an email with a link to Adele's new album. It was to be her only Australian album interview.news.yahoo.com
Spotify removes shuffle feature at Adele’s request to ‘tell a story’
Spotify users can now play entire albums in the order their artists intended, and Adele deserves all the credit. The “Hello” and “Hold On” singer tweeted on Saturday that she requested Spotify remove a play button that automatically shuffled songs with zero regard for an album’s track list. >> Read more trending news“This was the only request I had in our ever changing industry!” Adele wrote. “We don’t create albums with so much care and thought into our track listing for no reason. “For those users still wishing to shuffle an album, they can go to the Now Playing View and select the ‘shuffle’ toggle.wftv.com
Adele releases ‘30,’ her first album since 2015
Adele releases '30,' her first album since 2015 Singer-songwriter Adele performs in a primetime concert special that aired Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021. >> Read more trending newsAccording to Pitchfork and Billboard, the Grammy Award-winning singer released her highly anticipated new album, “30,” on Friday. >> WATCH: Adele helps fan propose to girlfriend at ‘One Night Only’ concertThe broadcast also featured an interview with Adele, who opened up to Oprah Winfrey about her divorce and her new relationship with Rich Paul. Expand Autoplay Image 1 of 16 Photos: Adele through the years Here are some memorable moments from singer Adele's life in the public eye. (Will Heath/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)Expand Autoplay Image 1 of 11 Photos: Adele stuns in 'One Night Only' concert special Singer-songwriter Adele performed in a primetime concert special that aired Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021.wftv.com
New this week: Will Smith, 'Tick, Tick... Boom!' and Adele
The Stream This combination of photos shows promotional art for the film "Tick, Tick...Boom! In "King Richard," Will Smith plays Richard Williams, father and tennis guru to Venus and Serena Williams. — Lin-Manuel Miranda makes his feature film directorial debut with "Tick, Tick... In Miranda's film, on Netflix on Friday, "Tick, Tick... is an affectionate ode to Larson, musical theater and Broadway dreams.wftv.com
Adele concert proposal "definitely a dream," bride-to-be says in "CBS Mornings" interview
Quentin Brunson proposed to his girlfriend of seven years, Ashleigh Mann, in an emotional scene during the concert in Los Angeles' Griffith Park, popping the question in front of cameras and a star-studded audience.cbsnews.com
WATCH: Adele helps fan propose to girlfriend at ‘One Night Only’ concert
ADELE ONE NIGHT ONLY A man, identified only as Quentin, popped the question to his girlfriend, Ashley, last month at Adele's highly anticipated concert at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles. (Cliff Lipson/CBS Photo Archive/CBS via Getty Images)LOS ANGELES — Adele may have been center stage at her “One Night Only” concert, but one fan stole the spotlight with a surprise marriage proposal. >> PHOTOS: Adele stuns in ‘One Night Only’ concert specialDuring the concert, which aired as a primetime special Sunday night, Adele, 33, told the audience to stay silent before Quentin led his blindfolded girlfriend, who also was wearing noise-canceling headphones, to the floor in front of the stage. >> PHOTOS: Adele through the years“If you make a noise, I’m gonna kill you,” the “Easy on Me” singer joked to fans. Expand Autoplay Image 1 of 11 Photos: Adele stuns in 'One Night Only' concert special Singer-songwriter Adele performed in a primetime concert special that aired Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021.wftv.com
The four most personal revelations from Oprah’s interview with Adele, from her divorce to weight loss to new boyfriend
Oprah Winfrey's primetime interview and concert special with Adele covered a lot of ground Sunday night, from the singer's divorce to much-discussed weight loss to new boyfriend, sports agent Rich Paul.washingtonpost.com
New this week: Will Smith, 'Tick, Tick... Boom!' and Adele
This week’s new entertainment releases include a much-anticipated album from Adele, a documentary about Janet Jackson's wardrobe malfunction during the 2004 Super Bowl half-time show and Will Smith playing father and tennis guru to Venus and Serena Williams.
Clips of musicians including Dave Grohl and Adele responding to potentially injured concert-goers resurface after 8 people died during Travis Scott's Astroworld
Following 8 deaths during Travis Scott's Astroworld festival, social media users are highlighting how other musicians have reacted to issues in crowds.news.yahoo.com
Adele reveals tracklist for upcoming album ‘30′
Adele to release new album, '30' Adele performs at Genting Arena on March 29, 2016, in Birmingham, England. (Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)Good news, Adele fans: The singer has revealed the tracklist for “30,” her first album since 2015. Expand Autoplay Image 1 of 16 Photos: Adele through the years Here are some memorable moments from singer Adele's life in the public eye. The deluxe version also has three bonus tracks: “Wild Wild West,” “Can’t Be Together” and “Easy on Me (With Chris Stapleton).”Adele's tracklist for '30' has been revealed (you've got until November 19th to stock up on tissues!). >> Adele releases new single ‘Easy on Me’ from upcoming album ‘30′“I’ve shed many layers but also wrapped myself in new ones,” the statement read.wftv.com
Nominees announced for 2021 People’s Choice Awards
Awards: Adele is a nominee in three categories in the 2021 People's Choice Awards contest. (Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP file )Power to the people: The nominees for the 2021 People’s Choice Awards are out, and fans will have the say in naming the winners. >> People’s Choice Awards 2020: See the complete list of winnersFans can vote online at www.votepca.com or on Twitter. With Nicole ByerExpand Autoplay Image 1 of 32 Photos: Stars shine on the People's Choice Awards 2020 red carpet In this image released on November 15, Jennifer Lopez, People's Icon of 2020, attends the 2020 E! People's Choice Awards held at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, and on broadcast on Sunday, November 15, 2020.wftv.com
Joint custody of son, no spousal support in Adele divorce
FILE - Adele arrives at the 59th annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 12, 2017, in Los Angeles. The singer will share custody of her 8-year-old son and wont be paying child support to her now-ex-husband Simon Konecki. A Los Angeles judge finalized the divorce last week. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES – Adele will share custody of her 8-year-old son and won't be paying child support to her now-ex-husband Simon Konecki, according to divorce documents obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press. Both waived the right to seek spousal support, and both agreed to joint legal and physical custody of son Angelo, who was born in 2012.
Still divisive, Dr. Luke resurges at Grammys — as Tyson Trax
Dr. Luke appeared as Tyson Trax on the Grammy ballot for Doja Cat's Say So," which he produced and co-wrote. But not all of the academy members may have been aware they were voting for Dr. Luke when they completed their ballots this year. Ad“I didn’t know that Tyson Trax was Dr. Luke. AdTogether, Martin and Dr. Luke crafted hits for Kelly Clarkson, Katy Perry, Pink and Kesha, who he signed in 2005. Eventually Dr. Luke stepped into the forefront, helming successes for Miley Cyrus, Pitbull, Nicki Minaj and Flo Rida, logging 17 No.
‘Coming 2 America,’ starring Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall, starts streaming Friday on Amazon Prime
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES— Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall are back in Queens as Prince Akeem and Semmi in “Coming 2 America,” the sequel to the 1988 film, which is now coming straight to your living room Friday on Amazon Prime Video. Set to becoming the King of Zamunda, Murphy’s character returns to the U.S. to find a son he’s never met. The latter album includes songs by African artists including Nasty C, Tiwa Savage, Tekno, DJ Arafat and more. The big-voiced Grammy-winning singer self-produced “Baby, I’m Hollywood!” – which is a mix of soul music, piano ballads and funk sounds.
12 last-minute Halloween costume ideas that are perfect for 2020
(Photo by APEX/MEGA/GC Images) (2020 MEGA)Who: The other star of Netflix’s irresistible “Tiger King." What you’ll need: Your hair pulled back in a bun, glasses, a judge’s robe and a fancy white collar. What you’ll need: A banana costume and a loaf of bread to carry around. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images) (2020 Getty Images)Who: A video conferencing program that became very popular once the pandemic started in early 2020. What you’ll need: A piece of cardboard cut with a whole in the middle to look like a screen.
A look at artists who've objected to Trump using their songs
FILE - Pharrell Williams attends the world premiere of "The Black Godfather," in Los Angeles on June 3, 2019. Dozens of artists have objected to Donald Trump using their music in his two presidential campaigns. Williams sent a cease-and-desist letter after his song Happy" was played at a Trump rally in 2018. He was especially angered that the event was hours after a mass shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue. (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP, File)
A look at artists who've objected to Trump using their songs
Dozens of artists have objected to Donald Trump using their music in his two presidential campaigns. Williams sent a cease-and-desist letter after his song Happy" was played at a Trump rally in 2018. (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP, File)From classic American rockers to British artists to the estates of late legends, here's a look at some of the musicians who have objected to Donald Trump using their songs at campaign events. JOHN FOGERTY, PHIL COLLINS, BRUCE SPRINGSTEENSome classic rockers say not only do they oppose Trump using their music, the choice of songs is ironic or downright wrong. Eddy Grant sued Trump in September over the use of his 1980s hit “Electric Avenue” in a Trump campaign animated video that mocked his opponent Joe Biden.