Shawn Grant

Shawn Grant is a Chicago native and the Senior Editor of The Source Magazine. He can only be found on Instagram and Twitter at @shawnxgrant.

Section of Highway 5 in Minnesota Set to be Renamed After Prince


A section of Highway 5 in Chanhassen, Minnesota, will soon be designated the Prince Rogers Nelson Memorial Highway. Visit for more information Following the support of the Chanhassen City Council for a citizen action request to rename the road in fall 2023, District 47 Sen. Julia Coleman (R-Chanhassen) and District 47B Rep. Greg Boe […]

Quavo Blocks Offset From Participating in GRAMMYs Takeoff Tribute Leading to Backstage Brawl

Quavo Blocks Offset From Participating in GRAMMYs Takeoff Tribute, Leading to Backstage Brawl

During the In Memoriam section of the GRAMMYs, Quavo performed a tribute to Takeoff, his recently released single “WITHOUT YOU.” The moment ended with Quavo and the supporting group Maverick City Music standing with Takeoff’s chain. Visit for more information In a report from TMZ, moments before the performance started, Quavo was involved in […]

J. Prince to Offset: ‘You Wasn’t with Takeoff When He Was Alive’

J. Prince to Offset: 'You Wasn't with Takeoff When He Was Alive'

The new episode of Million Dollaz Worth of Game will ruffle some feathers. Hosts Wallo267 and Gillie Da Kid sat down with J. Prince and the Prince Family, clearing the air on numerous issues, including the death of Takeoff. Visit for more information At the tail end of the interview, J. Prince turned his […]

[WATCH] GRAMMYs Host an Icon-Filled Tribute to the 50th Anniversary of Hip-Hop

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Questlove did that. The GRAMMYs hosted a special celebration of the 50th anniversary of hip-hop and tapped the legendary roots drummer as the producer. Visit for more information Performers for the celebration of Hip-Hop include Big Boi, Busta Rhymes, Spliff Star, De la Soul, DJ Drama, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Missy Elliott, Future, GloRilla, Grandmaster […]

Antonio Brown Blames Pittsburgh Steelers Legend James Harrison for Giving Him CTE

Antonio Brown Trolls Buccaneers After Playoff Loss To The Rams

Antonio Brown admits to having CTE. He has also named a culprit who gave it to him and shockingly he didn’t name former Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict. Instead, he named former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison. Visit for more information “I wanted to tell you guys that I think James Harrison gave me […]

Adele Plans Super Bowl Visit: ‘I’m Going Just for Rihanna’


All eyes are off the GRAMMYs and are on to the Super Bowl. That includes Adele, who is making the trip to Phoenix, but not for the battle of the Chiefs and Eagles. Adele is going for Rihanna. Visit for more information During one of her residency shows at Caesars Palace in Vegas, Adele […]

Latto Hosts Dinner Party at Catch Steak LA to Celebrate Her Grammy Noms


Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum recording artist Latto hosted an intimate dinner at Catch Steak in Los Angeles, California, to commemorate her first two GRAMMY nominations for Best New Artist and Best Melodic Rap Performance. Visit for more information Guests enjoyed rich hors d’oeuvres, Patron cocktails, a picture booth, True Religion apparel, and DJ music. Everyone was […]

Photo Recap: Lil Baby, Kelly Rowland, Daniel Kaluuya, DJ Khaled & More Celebrate Grammy Weekend at the Roc Nation Brunch with D’USSÉ

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A star-studded lineup of special guests joined D’USSÉ Cognac for the annual Roc Nation Brunch event in Los Angeles yesterday, which included music from Roc Nation DJ Harley Viera-Newton. Visit for more information Attendees at the GRAMMYs hottest celebration included Lil Baby, Lil Uzi Vert, DJ Khaled, Tyler The Creator, 2 Chainz, Miguel, G […]

Nicki Minaj Sued for $750K After Husband Allegedly Attacked Hired Security

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Nicki Minaj and her husband, Kenneth Petty, are being sued for $750,000 over attacking a security guard. The guard was a member of Minaj’s team. Visit for more information According to The Blast, the guard is German man Thomas Weidenmuller. He is suing for battery and infliction of emotional distress. Weidenmuller was the head […]

[WATCH] Beyoncé Holds Back Tears as She Wins Most GRAMMYs of All-Time

Beyoncé Holds Back Tears as She Wins Most GRAMMYs of All-Time

Beyoncé is now the sole holder of the record for most GRAMMY wins of all time. During the 65th annual telecast, Beyoncé secured the spot by winning the category for Best Dance/Electronic Album for Renaissance. Visit for more information Beyoncé was the first Black woman to win in the category. During her acceptance speech, […]

Viola Davis Earns EGOT Status with GRAMMY win for Audiobook ‘Finding Me’

Viola Davis Earns EGOT Status with GRAMMY win for Audiobook 'Finding Me'

Viola Davis is now in the illustrious EGOT group of entertianers. The 57-year-old superstar actress added a GRAMMY award to her trophy case, which already held an Academy Award, Emmy Award, and Tony Award. Visit for more information The GRAMMY was awarded for the audiobook Finding Me. “Oh my God! I wrote this book […]

[WATCH] Busta Rhymes Salutes Slick Rick for His GRAMMYs Lifetime Achievement Award


Busta Rhymes linked up with Slick Rick and celebrated the legend’s Lifetime Achievement Award given to him during Grammy Weekend. Visit for more information HipHopDX notes, Busta Rhymes linked up with Slick Rick and celebrated the legend’s award. “Congrats to the Godfather,” Busta Rhymes said.. “Lifetime Achievement Grammy, the win is secured.” Advertisement Among […]

Empire Hosts Adam Blackstone and Friends Performance at GRAMMYs, Busta Rhymes, PJ Morton and More Attend


This weekend, EMPIRE threw a special star-studded pre-Grammy party in downtown Los Angeles to honor recent triumphs and our very own Adam Blackstone, who is nominated for ‘Best Traditional R&B Performance’ (“Round Midnight” feat. Jazmine Sullivan) at the 65th Annual Grammy Awards. Visit for more information PJ Morton, Eric Bellinger, Anthony Hamilton, Vedo, Tori […]

Steve Stoute’s UnitedMasters Kicks Off GRAMMY Weekend with Show Starring Brent Faiyaz, Russ, and Tobe Nwigwe


Steve Stoute’s UnitedMasters, a destination for independent musicians, started off GRAMMY weekend with a concert saluting the strength of independent music and the trailblazing artists who are moving culture forward on Friday night. Visit for more information The UnitedMasters event was held at the Hollywood Palladium and included thrilling performances by some of music’s […]

The Recording Academy Announces New Categories for 2023 GRAMMYs

The 2022 Grammys Move to Las Vegas, Set April 3 Date

The Recording Academy has announced five new GRAMMY Award categories, including Songwriter Of The Year (Non-Classical), Best Americana Performance, and Best Score Soundtrack For Video Games And Other Interactive Media. These awards will debut at the 65th GRAMMY Awards, which will be held in 2023. Visit for more information “We’re so excited to honor […]