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  • AMAs: Rihanna Gets Icon Award; Macklemore & Timberlake Win ‘Black’

    Nov 25, 13 by EurPublisher 8 Comments


    *Broadcast on ABC, the American Music Awards were held Sunday night, and one of the highlights was Rihanna being accorded the first-ever Icon Award. The Bajan beauty also showed why she was deserving of the award with a show-stopping performance of her song “Diamonds.” Rihanna performed the song … with her hair pinned back in […]

  • EUR On The Scene: A Question of Homogeny and the American Music Awards (Watch)

    Nov 23, 13 by EurWebWriter Leave a comment


    A while back I was invited down to B.B. King’s in Time Square to cover the American Music Awards annual press conference held to announce the nominees. The announcements were made by Kelly Clarkson, Will.i.am and Lance Bass. As I scanned the list I was immediately struck by the fact that this year’s rendition has […]

  • Rihanna to Receive First-Ever ‘AMA Icon Award’

    Nov 15, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Rihanna will make history at the American Music Awards later this month. The singer has been chosen to be the first-ever recipient of the “AMA Icon Award,” created to honor an artist whose body of work has made a profound influence over pop music on a global level. “Rihanna’s iconic and innovative sound has enabled […]

  • Rihanna, Robin Thicke, Miguel Among American Music Award Noms

    Oct 10, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Rising rap duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will face off against the likes of Rihanna, Bruno Mars and Justin Timberlake as the nominations for the 41st Annual American Music Awards were announced Thursday morning. will.i.am and Kelly Clarkson revealed the five key categories live Thursday on “Good Morning America.” Afterwards, they headed over to a […]

  • MC Hammer, Psy to Collaborate After AMA Performance

    Nov 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *MC Hammer’s high-energy performance with Psy during this year’s American Music Awards, where they mashed the Korean singer’s worldwide dance hit “Gangnam Style” with the rapper’s “2 Legit 2 Quit,” may have given the world a glimpse at what’s to come in the near future, reports Billboard. “Well, we absolutely love working together,” Hammer told […]

  • Jason Derulo: ‘All Things Take Time’

    Nov 19, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Jason Derulo and Jordin Sparks got their PDA on at Sunday’s red carpet for the “American Music Awards,” which made for a sweet moment in a year that saw heartache for the young couple: Jordin’s “Sparkle” mom Whitney Houston died in a tragic drowning in February, and in January, Jason fractured vertebrae in his neck […]