News

Smokey Robinson, Berry Gordy to be honored

Smokey Robinson, Berry Gordy to be honored

ARCHITECTS OF SOUND: Berry Gordy, left, accepts his award from Smokey Robinson at the Songwriters Hall of Fame 44th annual induction and awards gala on Thursday, June 13, 2013 in New York. The pair will be honored together next month by the Grammy Museum. Photo: Associated Press/Charles Sykes/Invision

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Smokey Robinson and Berry Gordy will be the first to accept a new award given out by the Grammy Museum.

They’ll get the museum’s first-ever Architects of Sound award at a gala next month.

The Architect of Sound Awards honor those who are catalysts in changing the musical legacy of America, and who helped shape the sound of a specific genre, according to the Grammy Museum’s website.

Randy Jackson will host.

Boyz II Men and Kelly Rowland will perform.

Recent Headlines

yesterday in Viral Videos

When a brother loses a bet

Dance Bet

A guy loses a bet to his younger brother and must dance on a busy street corner for 30 minutes. What happens next is amazing.

yesterday in Entertainment

REVIEW: Johnny Depp and crew fail at ‘Transcendence’

This image released by Warner Brothers Pictures shows Johnny Depp in a scene from the sci-fi thriller "Transcendence."

Johnny Depp falls short of greatness in his latest film, but at least it's not "Lone Ranger."

yesterday in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: 50 most frustrating video game moments

Video Games Sonic

Playing video games can be fun, into you run into one of these situations!

yesterday in Music

John Legend to produce his first movie

johnlegend

The singer will be the executive producer of a new documentary-style dance drama.

yesterday in Music

Chris Brown expected to go to trial today

brown

Chris Brown's misdemeanor case is expected to be tried today in Washington D.C.