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Ameera Butt
August 27, 2019 - 9:18 am
Taylor Swift came away from Monday night's MTV Video Music Awards with not only a few wins, but also calling out the Trump administration for not responding to petition urging lawmakers to swiftly pass the Equality Act. There was also a snafu when John Travolta was giving out the award for video of...
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CBS News
August 27, 2019 - 7:40 am
The annual MTV VMAs took a political turn Monday night as pop star Taylor Swift called out the Trump administration for not responding to a petition that urges lawmakers to swiftly pass the Equality Act. She highlights the bill, which would protect LGBTQ rights, at the end of the video for her hit...
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AP
February 11, 2019 - 7:20 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rap artists and women have felt shunned by the Grammy Awards in recent years. But this year, they both took center stage. Childish Gambino's disturbing look at race relations, "This is America," won record and song of the year on Sunday's telecast. It was the first time a rap-...
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February 10, 2019 - 9:08 pm
(AP) - Kacey Musgraves is the winner of the album of the year Grammy Award, the night's top honor. Musgraves won for "Golden Hour," which won earlier in the night for best country album. She once again thanked her husband, who she has credited for helping make the album a possibility. She also...
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AP
February 10, 2019 - 8:28 pm
(AP) - Cardi B has made history as the first woman to win the Grammy Award for best rap album. The rapper won for her album "Invasion of Privacy." She delivered much of her acceptance speech holding on to her husband Offset. She was clearly overwhelmed at the win, pausing early in her speech to say...
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December 12, 2018 - 7:33 am
(CBS News) - Awards season is officially underway. The Screen Actors Guild announced nominees to its annual awards less than a week after Golden Globe nominations were announced. The SAG Awards are an important precursor to the Oscars, since actors make up the largest segment of the Academy of...
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