Television

The Grammy Awards 2016: A not-so-appealing "starry" affair

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2016/02/16/Untitled-1_14.jpg?itok=yk9iS5AU

MUMBAI: Music world’s much awaited award show of the year, The Grammys, created a lot of buzz before its telecast; but unfortunately did not impress viewers. Only few performances, which had the potential to be interesting, grabbed the eye balls. Apart from those, the show, by its usual standards failed to impress the audience due to poor production ideas.

The award night from The Recording Academy had a “starry” line-up of more than 30 artists, including the multiple time Grammy nominee Taylor Swift, who opened the show with a song from her Grammy-nominated album, 1989. The show also faced some audio glitches and concerns with the entertainment quality. While performances by Kendrick Lamar and Taylor Swift are to be appreciated, Lady Gaga clearly was the showstopper of the big awards show.

The show had a total of 83 categories and 15 performances and tributes. The Recording Academy handed many awards early in the Grammy Awards pre-ceremony. The first big winner of the awards this year went to Swift for Best Pop Vocal Album for 1989. The list of big winners also included Meghan Trainor, who took Best New Artist; and Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, who won Record of the Year for “Uptown Funk.”

Lamar led the Grammys 2016 ceremony with 11 nominations, and won five awards. Mentioned below are the winners from the different categories at The Grammy Awards 2016:

Record of the Year: “Uptown Funk” — Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars

Album of the Year: 1989 — Taylor Swift

Best New Artist: Meghan Trainor

Best Rock Performance: “Don’t Wanna Fight” — Alabama Shakes

Song of the Year: “Thinking Out Loud” — Ed Sheeran

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance: “Uptown Funk” — Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars

Best Pop Solo Performance: “Thinking Out Loud” — Ed Sheeran

Best Rap Song: “Alright” — Kendrick Lamar Featuring Pharrell Williams

Best Music Video: “Bad Blood” — Taylor Swift Featuring Kendrick Lamar

Best Rap Performance: “Alright” — Kendrick Lamar

Best Music Film: Amy

Best Pop Vocal Album: 1989 — Taylor Swift

Best Urban Contemporary Album: Beauty Behind the Madness — The Weeknd

Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals: “Sue (Or In A Season of Crime) — David Bowie

Best Historical Album: The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol 11 — Bob Dylan And The Band

Best World Music Album: Sings — Angelique Kidjo

Best Spoken World Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling): A Full Life: Reflections At Ninety — Jimmy Carter

Best Dance Recording: “Where Are Ü Now” — Skrillex and Diplo with Justin Bieber

Best Dance/Electronic Album: Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü — Skrillex and Diplo

Best Metal Performance: “Cirice” — Ghost

Best Rock Song: “Don’t Wanna Fight” — Alabama Shakes

Best Rock Album: Drones — Muse

Best R&B Performance: “Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Gray)” — The Weeknd

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration: “These Walls” — Kendrick Lamar Featuring Bilal, Anna Wise & Thundercat

For the entire list of the winners, click here 

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/18/news18.jpg?itok=6c_jXK46
News18 Network launches multimedia campaign to strengthen its position

MUMBAI: News18 Network, has announced the launch of its mega campaign 18=1. The Network, which once comprised of channels such as CNN-IBN, ETV, IBN7 and IBN-Lokmat, recently consolidated all its general news channels under the News18 Brand. This has allowed the Network to develop one, seamless...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/18/brid.jpg?itok=KzqLd-H5
Guest column: TV Analytics on Colors Tamil

Viacom’s entry into a new regional market with channel Colors Tamil has made big news since its launch in February this year. With its sampling phase for content still running, the channel’s performance has a dynamic impact on the regional television landscape. We studied the key viewership...

Television TV Channels Regional
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/15/mukta.jpg?itok=ZHT0DMSs
Mukta A2 Cinemas launches the newly acquired SunCity Multiplex

Mukta A2 Cinemas, a well known chain of cinemas from the brand Mukta Arts Ltd, announces the launch of its new property SunCity Mukta A2 Cinemas, located at Vile Parle, Mumbai. The launch took place on 15th June 2018 and was celebrated with the release of this month’s most awaited action-drama,...

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/15/poli.jpg?itok=gJTbftHf
Polimer TV, Gemini Movies make presence felt in BARC's week 23 data

MUMBAI:  Polimer TV, Tamil language satellite television channel and Gemini Movies, a Telugu movie channel of Sun Network, were the two new entrants in the Tamil and Telugu markets after BARC released its ratings for week 23. Star Jalsha and Zee Marathi topped their respective markets, while the...

Television TV Channels Regional
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/15/sunzee.jpg?itok=JVYTocjX
Sun TV, Zee Anmol almost neck-to-neck in across genres

BENGALURU: Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (Zeel) free to air (FTA) Hindi general entertainment channel (Hindi GEC) Zee Anmol entered the bastions held by either the Sun TV Network’s flagship Tamil GEC Sun TV or the channel that aired the Indian Premier League (IPL) in week 21 of 2018. Zee...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/13/eklection.jpg?itok=Nv1LuT-G
With four elections due, networks with regional news channels set to benefit

With four key assembly elections lined up towards the end of the year, India's regional news channels could be laughing their way to the bank. In a bid to maximize their revenues, channels are in the process of sprucing up their programming and hiking ad rates. iTV Network, Network18, Zee News...

Television TV Channels Regional
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/15/markand.jpg?itok=Qn1oGiTi
Markand Adhikari re-appointed by TV Vision as MD for three years

TV Vision has re-appointed Markand Adhikari as managing director of the company for next three years. The appointment is subject to approval from the members at the ensuing General Meeting of the company.

Television TV Channels People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/14/republic.jpg?itok=9_WC765_
BARC Data: Republic TV continues to lead English news

Arnab Goswami’s Republic TV continued to dominate the English news market in the latest All India Broadcast Audience Research Council’s (BARC) week 23 rantings. While Aaj Tak led the charts in two Hindi news markets, News 18 India replaced ABP News in top five in the rural segment.

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/06/14/kumkum.jpg?itok=c7Xrk8nw
Colors emerges leader in GEC urban in BARC's week 23 data

Viacom18's free to air (FTA) channel Rishtey witnessed a drop of five places, from second to seventh, as compared to last week in Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) data for week 23 of 2018 in the Hindi GEC (U+R) market. While Sony Pal and Rishtey exchanged their second and third positions...

Television TV Channels Viewership

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories