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Taylor Swift Wins MTV Video of the Year Award for 'Bad Blood' After Nomination Controversy

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Taylor Swift Wins MTV Video of the Year Award for 'Bad Blood' After Nomination Controversy

Originally posted 08/30/2015 11:40PM

Taylor Swift picked up the video of the year award at the MTV VMAs Sunday night for "Bad Blood," directed by Joseph Kahn, to wrap up one of the more controversial years for the evening's ostensibly most important award.

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Police Fire Tear Gas into Angry Crowd That Tried to Rush Sold-Out New Jersey Concert

Originally posted 06/08/2015 09:15AM

Violence erupted at a major hip-hop concert featuring Chris Brown, Big Sean and Kendrick Lamar Sunday night at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, resulting in a temporary lockdown of the stadium and tear gas to control angry crowds.

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Kendrick Lamar Is Engaged!

Kendrick Lamar Engaged to Whitney Alford

Originally posted 04/03/2015 02:15PM

Wedding bells are in Kendrick Lamar's future!

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Kendrick Lamar Wins Best Rap Song at the Grammys for 'I'

Grammy Awards

Kendrick Lamar Wins Best Rap Song at the Grammys for 'I'

Originally posted 02/08/2015 09:20PM

"I" by Kendrick Lamar took home the Grammy for best rap song Sunday.

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Kendrick Lamar Wins Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance

Grammy Awards

Kendrick Lamar Wins Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance

Originally posted 02/08/2015 08:10PM

For his performance on his single "I," Kendrick Lamar won the Grammy Award for best rap performance on Sunday.

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The 5 Most Important People in Music Right Now

The 5 Most Important People in Music Right Now

Originally posted 04/13/2014 04:00PM

Beyoncé tops our list; who else makes the cut?

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Be 'Happy': Pharrell Will Perform During NBA All-Star Game

Pharrell Williams to Headline NBA All-Star Game Performance

Originally posted 02/06/2014 10:00AM

Basketball fans, get "Happy": Pharrell Williams will open this year's NBA All-Star Game.

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Macklemore Texts (and Instagrams) Kendrick Lamar Apology  for Grammy Win | Macklemore, Kendrick Lamar

UpdatePosted 01/27/2014 05:30PM

Macklemore Texts Apology to Kendrick Lamar for Grammy Win (and Then Instagrams It)

Originally posted 01/27/2014 04:00PM

As a rapper who got his start on Youtube, it makes sense that Macklemore turned to social media to speak his latest message.

Macklemore, in a total Macklemore move, texted fellow MC Kendrick Lamar to apologize for beating him at Sunday night's Grammy awards. As the only white artist nominated in the best rap album category, Macklemore triumphed over Lamar's critically acclaimed debut Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City, as well as albums by Drake, Jay Z and Kanye West.

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Lorde and Beyoncé Dominated the 15.2 Million Grammy Night Tweets | Lorde

UpdatePosted 01/27/2014 02:00PM

Lorde and Beyoncé Dominated the 15.2 Million Grammy Night Tweets

Originally posted 01/27/2014 09:00AM

Music lovers were rocking their keyboards Sunday night during the 56th Grammy Awards. According to Twitter, the event inspired over 15.2 million Tweets during its East Coast airing.

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What's an Awards Show Without Taylor Swift Dancing in the Audience? | Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift Really Enjoyed the Imagine Dragons/Kendrick Lamar Mashup

Originally posted 01/26/2014 11:00PM



While popular opinion of the Grammys mashup of Imagine Dragons and Kendrick Lamar appeared to be divided, there's definitely one person who enjoyed it: Taylor Swift.

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