Grammys Cut Down on Award Categories

grammy logo.jpg
The Grammy Awards committee has decided to eliminate 31 award categories. Apparently, 109 categories was finally thought to be a little excessive, according to Prefix.

Not only have the categories been narrowed down, but some of them have also been combined. It's very likely that this will lead to artists being more competitive with one another, and perhaps more drama and jealousy as well. Based on the new compact categories, I'm expecting fierce attitudes to come between rap and rock soloists and groups, male and female pop artists, pop collaborators and pop duos and groups, and all R&B artists.

What's up with the substantial, or even complete, elimination of certain genres? There will be no more categories whatsoever for urban, alternative, and contemporary music, nor will there be instrumental track categories anymore. Furthermore, nearly half of the categories in American Roots as well as Latin music have been canceled. Way to try to wipe this award show clean of some culture. WTF, Grammys?

More daily music news and gossip about Bloc Party, Mariah Carey, and Tiesto after the jump...

MTV News: Tiesto Drops First Volume of 'Club Life'

Sponsor Content

My Voice Nation Help
1 comments
linbo4
linbo4

Versace is a name with resonance in the fashion industry due to the amazingly style and high quality. Shop the latest Versace boots handpicked by a global community of independent trendsetters and stylists. Offer cheap replica Versace women’s boots and sell at a discount. The Versace boot is on sale now. Take a look at these crazy Versace Cut-Out Platform Boots! You can't stop looking at them! No matter what age, what the weather is outside, it is important that everyone should wears some kind of eye protection. Our shop offers Cheap Sunglasses, a wide range of sunglasses and goggles. You can from soozone.com website choose your favorite cheap Sunglasses. Now what really knocked me out are the cheap sunglasses.Oakley store online news and Oakley store online reviews help you know more detailed information about Oakley store online. Our Oakley Sunglasses online shop is your best choice!Many fashion & top quality replica Oakley sunglasses are cheap sale for men & women online. It is a wiser approach for online purchasing Oakley sunglasses because you are able to clearly compare the appearance and preciseness of the replica. Buy Oakley Sunglasses online with confidence.

Now Trending

Phoenix Concert Tickets

From the Vault

 

Loading...