Posts Tagged ‘ call me maybe ’

55th Grammy Awards: The nominees, who will win, and who deserves to win

The Lumineers and Joe Pug at the Bluebird

Nominations for the 55th Grammy Awards were announced Wednesday night, and it’s almost as if the Academy has actually been listening to music this year. Denver-based folk group, the Lumineers, scored two huge nominations for Best Americana Album and Best New Artist.

Here’s a look at the nominations for the big five categories with, of course, some predictions:



Song of the summer 2012: Santigold, the Walkmen, Nicki Minaj and more contenders

Santigold @ Ogden Theatre 5/29/2012

Seven selections for the unofficial song of the summer for 2012 featuring Nicki Minaj, the Walkmen, Santigold, Usher, Japandroids, Dave Matthews Band and My Darkest Days



Pop & Circumstance: Keeping tabs on Katy Perry, Kesha and Carly Rae Jepson

Katy Perry @ 1st Bank Center

Katy Perry documentary, Kesha’s lip tattoo, Carly Rae Jepson’s new song and more pop music news in Pop & Circumstance



President Obama sings “Call Me Maybe,” kind of (video)

President Obama sings "Call Me Maybe," kind of (video)

Watch Barack Obama sing “Call Me Maybe” in this viral video



I Might Be Wrong: The hippest playlist for summer 2012

Walkmen @ the Fox Theatre

Summer 2012 best songs featuring the Walkmen, Santigold, Purity Ring, Foxygen and more



Pop & Circumstance: Young pop stars still need to watch out for cougars

Harry Styles, center, is entering cougar territory. Photo by George Pimentel/Getty Images.

One Direction’s Harry Styles enters the “cougar” game with Caroline Flack. A look back at past age-defying celebrity relationships



Pop & Circumstance: Carly Rae Jepson is the Canadian girl of our dreams

Carly Rae Jepsen is not going anywhere. Photo courtesy of the artist's website.

Carly Rae Jepson is the hottest new Canadian pop star, with Justin Bieber’s seal of approval