Anoushka Shankar Doesn’t Want To Be the ‘Only Brown Woman’ in the Room
The first female artist of Indian origin to be nominated for two Grammys in the same year talks about life being a cycle of hope and heartbreak.
How Grammys Voting Actually Works—and Where the Alleged Corruption Lies
The "secret committees" The Weeknd complained about are real—and according to critics, they're rife with foul play.
The Best Reactions to BTS’ First Major Grammy Nomination
Fans and music critics say it’s long overdue, while members of BTS couldn’t hold in their excitement in a now-viral reaction video.
The 2021 Grammy Nominations Remind Us How Awful 2020 Has Been
The Academy made some bizarre choices, snubbing Fiona Apple and BTS, and nominating veteran acts for Best New Artist again.
The Music Industry Fails Black People Every Day
Black Lives Matter is exposing a flawed industry predicated on the abuse of Black talent at the hands of white executives, publicists, and newsrooms.
Millennial Culture Isn't Youth Culture Anymore
As TikTok and Billie Eilish hijack the conversation, it feels like culture is accelerating faster than we can keep up. Am I supposed to feel like this at 25?
The Story of the T-Shirt That Captured Our Obsession with Santana's 'Smooth'
VICE spoke to the creator of the "I'd Rather Be Listening to 'Smooth'" shirt for the 20th anniversary of Santana's Grammy sweep.
The Grammys Left So Many Great Artists Out of Its 'In Memoriam' Tribute
David Berman, Bushwick Bill, and several other legendary musicians didn't get so much as a mention from the Recording Academy.
Kobe Bryant Mourners Descended on the Grammys, and the Photos Are Surreal
The music industry and basketball enthusiasts held very different vigils at the Staples Center, the site of Bryant's greatest successes.
No One Really Wanted to Be at the 2020 Grammys
After Kobe Bryant’s tragic death and amid allegations against the Recording Academy, the 62nd Grammys were emotional and eerie.
Roddy Ricch, Meek Mill, and DJ Khaled Pay Tribute to Nipsey Hussle at the Grammys
The performance was reminiscent of Diddy's 1997 tribute to Biggie Smalls.
Billie Eilish Stuns Grammys With Moody 'When The Party's Over' Rendition
The 18-year-old pop sensation was joined by her older brother and producer Finneas O'Connell.