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Kendrick Lamar, Black Panther soundtrack leads Grammy nods as women make a comeback

Kendrick Lamar, Black Panther soundtrack leads Grammy nods as women make a comeback

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The music of Black Panther, with Kendrick Lamar in its starring role, officially owns the 2019 Grammy Awards, with women heavily represented in the major four categories following a year when their presence was barely felt. The Recording Academy announced Friday that Lamar is the top contender with eight nominations, including seven for his musical companion to…
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Sandra Oh, Andy Samberg to co-host 2019 Golden Globes

Sandra Oh, Andy Samberg to co-host 2019 Golden Globes

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Canadian actress Sandra Oh and U.S. comedian Andy Samberg will co-host the 2019 Golden Globe Awards in January, organizers said in a statement on Wednesday. The two celebrities will be first-time hosts for the Golden Globes, which honour television and film. Nominations for the awards will be announced on Thursday, and the ceremony will take…
Baby, It’s Cold Outside won’t be played on some radio stations, including CBC

Baby, It's Cold Outside won't be played on some radio stations, including CBC

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Baby, It's Cold Outside is getting a chilly response from Canadian radio stations this year. CBC said Tuesday it will join at least two other broadcasters in the country, Rogers Media and Bell Media, who have pulled the controversial holiday favourite out of their rotations this year. That comes as the duet, written back in 1944, faces renewed scrutiny over…
Marner, Matthews set for cameos in Toronto’s The Nutcracker ballet

Marner, Matthews set for cameos in Toronto's The Nutcracker ballet

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Toronto Maple Leafs forwards Auston Matthews and Mitchell Marner are trading in their jerseys for doll costumes in The Nutcracker. The two are among the Canadian celebrities set to make cameos as Cannon Dolls in the National Ballet of Canada's production this holiday season. The ballet company recruits notable personalities every winter to perform the…