Recording academy president says women need to “step up” if they want to win more Grammys

Though the bulk of the statuettes had been handed out before the 60th Grammy Awards telecast began, the ceremony was still a lively affair thanks to stirring performances from Kendrick Lamar, Kesha, and Childish Gambino. But as the night went on, astute viewers noticed how few female nominees were making their way to…

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James Corden dances backup for Taylor Swift, terrorizes a bunch of other pop stars

Because we all used to be with it, but then they changed what “it” was, it’s okay to not be in the know as to the current crop of pop stars. That’s one of the reasons this segment from James Corden’s Late Late Show is so helpful; in it, Corden takes over as the general manager of Inglewood’s The Forum for its…

Beyoncé doesn't really have tons of burner emails, but you'll still never contact her

Less a human than a phantasmagorical being of near-Euclidean perfection—especially on the internet, where any criticism will not be tolerated—Beyoncé Knowles nonetheless occasionally has to step down off the platinum-encrusted cumulus cloud that ferries her from gala to gala in order to communicate with the hoi…

Sorry, but Ed Sheeran’s Game Of Thrones character probably wasn’t at that last big battle

As Game Of Thrones fans continue to survey the ash-covered wreckage left by Drogon in “Spoils Of War,” the director of the episode wants to assure them all that one ginger-haired troubadour was spared that fiery fate. Mashable spoke to Matt Shakman—who, despite being a first time Thrones director delivered a doozy of…

HBO releases new batch of Ed Sheeran-free Game Of Thrones photos

Some Game Of Thrones fans weren’t crazy about Ed Sheeran’s much-hyped appearance on the show’s recent season premiere, but they can all breathe a sigh of relief now that HBO has released a new batch of Game Of Thrones photos that don’t feature a single glimpse of that adorable moppet’s ginger locks. But what do they…

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British woman jailed for blasting Ed Sheeran song, as should you all be

It’s about time someone stood up for the rights of people who don’t want others to listen to Ed Sheeran anywhere within earshot. The British crooner, whose likable and good-natured demeanor clearly mark him as a monster on par with Michael Bublé and Josh Groban, recently awarded the writers of TLC’s “No Scrubs” a…

Ed Sheeran don’t want no lawsuits, credits “No Scrubs” writers on new song

In addition to racking up the accolades and revenue, Ed Sheeran’s hits have a tendency to bring other songwriters out of the woodwork to point out similarities between his tracks and theirs. The redheaded moppet’s previously contended with copyright infringement lawsuits over 2014’s “Photograph” and “Thinking Out…

Here’s what’s coming to record stores and streaming services in March

Every Friday, dozens of new records are released into the wild. Some make big splashes, and others sink almost immediately. For most music consumers, it’s almost too much information, and save for those precious few who spend their hours glued to review sites and release calendars, it’s hard to know what’s coming out…