57th Grammy’s : tutte le nominations

57th Grammy’s : tutte le nominations

Sono state rilasciate le nominations della 57esima edizione dei Grammy Awards.

Ecco tutte le nominations per categoria

Record of the Year
“Fancy” Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX
“Chandelier” Sia
“Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)” Sam Smith
“Shake It Off” Taylor Swift
“All About That Bass” Meghan Trainor

Song of the Year
“Chandelier” Sia
“Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)” Sam Smith
“Shake It Off” Taylor Swift
“All About That Bass” Meghan Trainor
“Take Me to Church” Hozier

Best New Artist
Bastille
Iggy Azalea
Brandy Clark
Haim
Sam Smith

Best Country Album
Riser” Dierks Bentley
“The Outsiders” Eric Church
“12 Stories” Brandy Clark
“Platinum” Miranda Lambert
“The Way I’m Livin’” LeAnn Womack

Best Pop Vocal Album
“Ghost Stories” Coldplay
“Bangerz” Miley Cyrus
“My Everything” Ariana Grande
“Prism” Katy Perry
“x” Ed Sheeran
“In the Lonely Hour” Sam Smith

Best Urban Contemporary Album
“Sail Out” Jhene Aiko
“Beyoncé” Beyoncé
“X” Chris Brown
“Mali Is…” Mali Music
“Girl” Pharrell Williams

Best Pop Solo Performance
“All Of Me” John Legend
“Chandelier” Sia
“Stay With Me” Sam Smith
“Shake It Off” Taylor Swift
“Happy” Pharrell Williams

Best Rap Performance
“3005″ Childish Gambino
“O to 100/The Catch Up” Drake
“Rap God” Eminem
“i” Kendrick Lamar
“All I Need Is You” Lecrae

Best Rock Song
“Ain’t It Fun” Paramore
“Blue Moon” Beck
“Fever” The Black Keys
“Gimme Something Good” Ryan Adams
“Lazaretto” Jack White

Best Country Song
“American Kids” Kenny Chesney
“Automatic” Miranda Lambert
“Give Me Back My Hometown” Eric Church
“I’m Not Gonna Miss You” Glen Campbell
“Meanwhile Back at Mama’s” Tim McGraw ft. Faith Hill

Best Rock Album
“Ryan Adams” Ryan Adams
“Morning Phase” Beck
“Turn Blue” The Black Keys
“Hypnotic Eye” Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
“Songs of Innocence” U2

Best Reggae Album
“Fly Rasta” Ziggy Marley
“Back on the Controls” Lee “Scratch” Perry
“Full Frequency” Sean Paul
“Out of Many, One Music” Shaggy
“The Reggae Power”  Sly & Robbie & SPICY CHOCOLATE
“Amid the Noise and the Haste” Soja

Best Alternative Music Album
“This is All Yours” Alt J
“Reflektor” Arcade Fire
“Melophobia” Cage the Elephant
“St. Vincent” St. Vincent
“Lazaretto” Jack White

Best Traditional Pop Album
“Cheek to Cheek” Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga
“Nostalgia” Annie Lennox
“Night Songs” Barry Manilow
“Sending You a Little Christmas” Johnny Mathis
“Partners” Barbra Streisand with Various Artists

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
“American Hustle”
“Frozen”
“Get On Up:  The James Brown Story”
“Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1″
“The Wolf of Wall Street”

Best Americana Album
“The River & The Thread” Roseanne Cash
“Terms of My Surrender” John Hiatt
“BluesAmericana” Keb’ Mo’
“A Dotted Line” Nickel Creek
“Metamodern Sounds in Country Music” Sturgill Simpson

Annunci
MTV EMAs 2014: tutte le nominations

MTV EMAs 2014: tutte le nominations

Sono uscite le nominations ufficiali per la 20esima edizione degli MTV EUROPE MUSIC AWARDS
che quest’anno si terranno il 9 Novembre a Glasgow.

Le votazioni sono aperte! Katy Perry e Ariana Grande sono in testa alla lista dei nominati.
Per votare, basta andare sul sito ufficiale degli EMA, cliccando su “Vota”

http://it.mtvema.com/

Billboard’s 20 Best High School Music Videos

Billboard’s 20 Best High School Music Videos

Billboard ha stilato una delle sue innumerevoli classifiche; questa volta è toccato ai 20 migliori video musicali con ambientazione “high school”.
Ecco la classifica!!

20. Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX, “Fancy” (2014)

19. P!nk, “Don’t Let Me Get Me” (2001)

18. Brad Paisley, “Letter to Me” (2007)



17. Outkast, “Roses” (2003)

16. Gwen Stefani, “Hollaback Girl” (2004)

15. Lil Mama, “Lip Gloss” (2008)

14. Drake, “Best I Ever Had” (2009)

13. Taylor Swift, “You Belong With Me” (2009)

12. Wheatus, “Teenage Dirtbag” (2000)

11. My Chemical Romance, “I’m Not Okay (I Promise)” (2004)

10. Mya feat. Silkk the Shocker, “Movin’ On” (1998)

9. Twisted Sister, “I Wanna Rock” (1984)

8. Puff Daddy, “All About the Benjamins (Rock Remix)” (1997)

7. Beyonce, “Move Your Body” (2011)

6. Mötley Crüe, “Smokin’ in the Boys Room” (1985)

5. Ramones, “Rock N Roll High School” (1980)

4. Missy Elliott, “Gossip Folks” (2002)

3. Nirvana, “Smells Like Teen Spirit” (1991)

2. Van Halen, “Hot For Teacher” (1983)

E in prima posizione, scontato, prevedibile e della serie “non poteva essere altrimenti” c’è LEI e quel suo video che nel 2010 è stato eletto 3° video più influente nella storia del pop e l’anno successivo, nel 2011, è stato eletto miglior video degli anni ’90. Di chi si tratta??! Ma ovviamente di…

1. Britney Spears, “…Baby One More Time” (1998)

 

 

 

 

 

 

#VMAs2014 : tornano i Video Music Awards

#VMAs2014 : tornano i Video Music Awards

Sono uno degli eventi del panorama musicale più attesi di ogni anno: gli MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS .

Gli storici premi (a forma di astronauta) conosciuti anche come “moonmen” che dal 1984 – siamo anche alla 30esima edizione –  premiano tutti gli anni i migliori video musicali e sono da sempre uno dei migliori palchi per gli artisti. Storiche performances si sono susseguite nel corso degli anni durante i VMAs.

Quest’anno la location è The Forum a Los Angeles e si terranno il 24 agosto. Ecco le nominations di quest’anno:

VIDEO OF THE YEAR:
Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX – “Fancy”
Beyoncé ft. JAY Z – “Drunk In Love”
Pharrell Williams – “Happy”
Sia – “Chandelier”
Miley Cyrus – “Wrecking Ball”

BEST HIP HOP:
Eminem – “Bezerk”
Drake ft. Majid Jordan – “Hold On (We’re Going Home)”
Childish Gambino – “3005″
Kanye West – “Black Skinhead”
Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz”

BEST MALE:
Pharrell Williams – “Happy”
John Legend – “All Of Me”
Ed Sheeran ft. Pharrell – “Sing”
Sam Smith – “Stay With Me”
Eminem ft. Rihanna – “Monster”

BEST FEMALE:
Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX – “Fancy”
Beyoncé – “Partition”
Lorde – “Royals”
Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea – “Problem”
Katy Perry ft. Juicy J – “Dark Horse”

BEST POP:
Pharrell Williams – “Happy”
Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX – “Fancy”
Jason Derulo ft. 2 Chainz – “Talk Dirty”
Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea – “Problem”
Avicii ft. Aloe Blacc – “Wake Me Up”

BEST ROCK:
Imagine Dragons – “Demons”
Arctic Monkeys – “Do I Wanna Know”
The Black Keys – “Fever”
Lorde – “Royals”
Linkin Park – “Until It’s Gone”

MTV ARTIST TO WATCH:
Sam Smith – “Stay With Me”
5 Seconds of Summer -”She Looks So Perfect”
Charli XCX – “Boom Clap”
Schoolboy Q – “Man Of The Year”
Fifth Harmony – “Miss Movin On”

BEST COLLABORATION:
Beyoncé ft. JAY Z – “Drunk In Love”
Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea – “Problem”
Pitbull ft. Ke$ha – “Timber”
Chris Brown ft. Lil Wayne and Tyga – “Loyal”
Eminem ft. Rihanna – “Monster”
Katy Perry ft. Juicy J – “Dark Horse”

MTV CLUBLAND AWARD:
DJ Snake & Lil Jon – “Turn Down For What”
Zedd ft. Hayley Williams – “Stay the Night”
Calvin Harris – “Summer”
Martin Garrix – “Animal”
Disclosure – “Grab Her!”

BEST VIDEO WITH A SOCIAL MESSAGE
Angel Haze ft. SIA – “Battle Cry”
Avicii – “Hey Brother”
Beyoncé – “Pretty Hurts”
J. Cole ft. TLC – “Crooked Smile”
Kelly Rowland – “Dirty Laundry”
David Guetta f/ Mikky Ekko – “One Voice”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Thirty Seconds to Mars – “City of Angels”
Beyoncé – “Pretty Hurts”
Arcade Fire – “Afterlife”
Gesaffelstein – “Hate or Glory”
Lana Del Rey – “West Coast”

BEST EDITING
Eminem – “Rap God”
MGMT – “Your Life is a Lie”
Zedd ft. Hayley Williams -”Stay the Night”
Beyoncé – “Pretty Hurts”
Fitz and The Tantrums – “The Walker”

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Sia – “Chandelier”
Beyoncé – “Partition”
Usher – “Good Kisser”
Michael Jackson f/Justin Timberlake – “Love Never Felt So Good”
Jason Derulo f/2Chainz – “Talk Dirty”
Kiesza – “Hideaway”

BEST DIRECTION
DJ Snake & Lil Jon – “Turn Down For What”
OK Go – “The Writing’s On the Wall”
Miley Cyrus – “Wrecking Ball”
Beyoncé – “Pretty Hurts”
Eminem ft. Rihanna – “The Monster”

BEST ART DIRECTION
DJ Snake & Lil Jon – “Turn Down For What”
Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX – “Fancy”
Eminem – “Rap God”
Arcade Fire – “Reflektor”
Tyler, The Creator – “Tamale”

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
DJ Snake & Lil Jon – “Turn Down For What”
OK Go – “The Writing’s On the Wall”
Disclosure – “Grab Her!”
Eminem – “Rap God”
Jack White – “Lazaretto”

Regina di quest’anno, per numero di nominations ricevute, è Beyonce (ma non è una novità) con ben 8 candidature.

Per quanto riguarda i performers, sono stati resi noti solo 3 nomi al momento: Usher, Ariana Grande e i 5 Seconds of Summer.