Pop & Circumstance: The best NYE on TV

What are your plans for New Year’s Eve? Rager down the block? Open bar in the city? Six-pack of Bud on the couch? Wherever you may be, chances are there will be a television in the corner blaring one of the many New Year’s Eve spectaculars on broadcast and basic cable channels.

Live review: The Black Eyed Peas, Ludacris @ the Pepsi Center

It was Fergie’s birthday Saturday night, and the crowd at the Pepsi Center threw her a dance party. The vocalist (a.k.a. Stacy Ferguson) and the rest of the Black Eyed Peas were the ones handing out the gifts, though, and if the musical goodies came wrapped in all the trappings of overly commercialized pop, well, the sweating, jumping, gyrating, bumping, fist-pumping people were clearly happy to be on the receiving end.

Live review: The 52nd annual Grammy Awards

All the television commercials billed Sunday night's 52nd annual Grammy Awards as "ladies night." And for once, the advertising was right. From big winners Beyonce, Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas and Taylor Swift to memorable performances from Pink, Lady Gaga and Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott, the Grammys were dominated by women in 2010.