Posts Tagged: Weeknd

Grammy awards

Grammys eliminate ‘Secret Committees’ Protested by The Weeknd

The Recording Academy announced some major changes in its voting process. This included the elimination of their controversial “secret” nomination review committees.  They released a statement that said, “Nominations in all of the GRAMMY Award general and genre fields will now be determined by a majority, peer-to-peer vote of voting members of the Recording Academy.” … Read more »

The Weeknd

The Weeknd Donates $1 Million To Hunger Relief In Ethiopia

The Weeknd has partnered with World Food Program USA, a UN World Food Program affiliate, to send over a million bucks to Ethiopia.   The singer, who is of Ethiopian decent, will provide the equivalent of two million meals for their citizens.  In a statement about his efforts, he said, “My heart breaks for my people… Read more »