Japanese Filmmaker Wins Grammy

Japanese filmmaker wins Grammy

Japanese filmmaker Hiro Murai has been honored at Sunday's annual Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles.

His music video for American rapper Childish Gambino's song "This is America" won its category.

Pianist Mitsuko Uchida Wins Grammy As Accompanist

Pianist Mitsuko Uchida wins Grammy as accompanistPianist Mitsuko Uchida has won the Grammy award for Best Classical Solo Vocal Album for "Schumann & Berg" with soprano Dorothea Roschmann.
It is the second Grammy award for Uchida, who won the Best Instrumental Soloist Performance in 2011 for the album "Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 23 & 24" with the Cleveland Orchestra.

Starro Rising: Grammy Nom Puts Japanese Music Producer In New Galaxy

StarRo rising: Grammy nom puts Japanese music producer in new galaxyFinding out that you have been nominated for a Grammy on Twitter is one thing, but when you did not even realize one of your songs was submitted for consideration, that is a surprise Shinya Mizoguchi -- known by his stage name, starRo -- still cannot fathom.

Grammy-award Winning Singer, Brandy, Set To Perform At 11th Annual Honda Battle Of The Bands Invitational Showcase

Grammy-Award Winning Singer, Brandy, Set to Perform at 11th Annual Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase The 11th annual Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase, presented by Verizon and official banking sponsor SunTrust Bank, will welcome celebrated actress and Grammy-winning singer Brandy to the stage as a special guest performer at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on January 26th, alongside eight of the nation's top Historically Black College and University (HBCU) marching bands. This year's "House Party" theme will be brought to life with additional performances and an on-the-field fan participation dance contest.