The 2017 Billboard Music Awards are finally here and some of your favorite artists may we walking home with a big trophy this weekend in Las Vegas. Now for its second year, the project will expand its horizons with more categories, a better nomination process and an awards ceremony that aims to be a significant event in the local music calendar. Michael recieves a record breaking 12 nominations and a record breaking 8 Grammy awards – the most won by an artist in one year.
The 2017 Austin Music Awards will take place on Sunday, March 12 at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater, with proceeds benefiting the SIMS Foundation. The Austin Music Awards honor our local music community, recognizing Austin artists who have made an impact in recording and performance over the course of the year during SXSW.
Between 2012 and 2014, as part of a marketing strategy for Samsung, the American Music Awards used the lock screen wallpaper of Samsung Galaxy series mobile phone handsets rather than envelopes to reveal winners. Drake was presented with the top artist award by Prince Jackson, the late Michael Jackson’s eldest son.
Born on July 24, 1969, in New York City, to Puerto Rican parents Guadalupe Rodríguez, a kindergarten teacher, and David Lopez, a computer specialist, she has appeared in numerous films, and has won ALMA Awards for outstanding actress for her work in Selena, Out of Sight, and Angel Eyes.
When it comes to R&B, the music has moved from the good old positive and empowering music to provocative and sometimes offensive music. The pop singer revealed her inspiration for music is from most famous rockers including ‘Queen’ and ‘David Bowie’ and also Pop stars including Kylie Minogue, Madonna and Michael Jackson.