1. Adele and Chance the Rapper Win Big at the Grammys
The 59th Grammy Awards happened Sunday, with major wins from Adele, the late David Bowie and Chance the Rapper. Adele won five awards–for Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Pop Solo Performance and Best Pop Vocal Album. David Bowie posthumously won four awards for his album “Blackstar,” including Best Rock Song and Best Rock Performance. Chance the Rapper won three awards and his album “Coloring Book” became the first streaming-only album to get nominated (and win) a Grammy. One of our highlights from the show was Ed Sheeran’s performance, check it out below! For a full list of winner, click here.
2. Andy Biersack Announced to Host the 2017 Alternative Press Music Awards
Andy Biersack of Black Veil Brides will host the 2017 Alternative Press Music Awards on July 17 in Clevland, Ohio. More information about the award show, tickets and more will be announced soon. For more information, check out the website here.
3. Flint Eastwood Announces Spring Tour Openers and SXSW Show
Michigan native Flint Eastwood announced tour support for her Spring tour, including Tunde Olaniran, SYBLYNG and past BTS Artist of the Week, Michigander. She also announced she’s heading to South By South West for the Michigan House Showcase on March 14. She’ll be accompanied by The Go Rounds, ONEFREQ, Stef Chura and Michigander. Check out her Spring tour dates below:
4. LANY Announce Tour Dates Supporting John Mayer
Indie-pop band LANY announced they will be supporting seven John Mayer tour dates this Spring! LANY, one of our past features, tweeted “7 DATES WITH OUR HERO” with a picture containing the seven dates. Check out the seven lucky tour stops below:
5. Chance the Rapper Announced Huge Spring Tour
After winning three awards at the Grammys, Chance the Rapper announced a huge Spring tour! The tour begins in San Diego, California on April 24 and ends in Dover, Delaware June 17. Check out the tour dates below and find tickets on his website!