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The 59th Annual Grammy Awards, in Los Angeles

The 59th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony was at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Sunday night. Adele swept the majority of the evening’s biggest awards, including Album of the Year for 25. This year’s ceremony was the first to include digital-only releases. Below is the list of the most important winners:

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Music

Lady Gaga is preparing to sing on the roof of the Super Bowl

Lady Gaga wants to sing on the roof of the Super Bowl from the top of the NRG Stadium’s dome in Houston as part of her spectacular halftime show on Feb. 5. Her team is worried about technical and safety issues. “They’re writing up multiple plans about how to safely get her on the roof, including potentially [cutting] a hole in the ceiling of the dome,” says a source.

  • Written by James Prewitt
  • Category: Music

La Lambada singer Loalwa Braz Vieira was found "completely burned" in her car

Singer Loalwa Braz Vieira, who was known for 1980s hit La Lambada  has been found dead and "completely burned" in a burnt out car close to her home in Saquarema, Rio de Janeiro state, in Brazil. Local police confirmed it was Braz, but the circumstances of her death are unknown. In Portuguese, the song was known as Chorando se foi (Crying he/she went). The title, Lambada, came from a dance style in northern Brazil.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Music

Two members of Tower of Power group were hit by a train

Two members of Tower of Power, a group that has been an R&B institution for nearly 50 years, were hit by a train Thursday night near Yoshi's, a jazz and R&B club where the group had been scheduled to play two shows Thursday night. Fortunately, drummer David Garibaldi and bass player Marc van Wageningen are "responsive and being treated at a local hospital."

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Music

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