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“We had already booked Lady Gaga on this year’s show, but when David passed — almost in a single moment — we knew we had to change direction,” said executive producer of the Grammy Awards Ken Ehrlich. “We immediately spoke and agreed that she should be the one to honor David. She’s perfect for it.”
The musical director for the tribute will be Nile Rodgers, who produced David‘s 1983 album Let’s Dance.
This is the fifth consecutive year that LL Cool J will be hosting the event, which will take place at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Don’t miss The Grammys on Monday, February 15, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on CBS!
Lady Gaga takes the stage in elegance for her performance at the 2016 Producers Guild Of America Awards held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on Saturday evening (January 23) in Century City, Calif.
The annual ceremony celebrates the finest producing work of the year, and “gives the Guild an opportunity to honor some of the living legends who have shaped our profession.”
FYI: Gaga is wearing Carolina Herrera with Chopard jewelry. America is wearing an Alexia Maria dress. Michael is wearing a Z Zegna tuxedo.
15+ pictures inside of Lady Gaga, Viola Davis, and more at the 2016 Producers Guild Of America Awards… More Here! »
The duo wrote the song “Til It Happens to You” for the documentary The Hunting Ground and it is nominated for Best Original Song at the 2016 Oscars.
Diane told BuzzFeed in a new interview that they worked on songs for Gaga‘s new album in the last few weeks.
“We did a couple of really great songs,” she said. “I can’t wait ’til they’re out.”
Make sure to watch Gaga‘s recent powerful performance of the Oscar-nominated song at the Billboard Women in Music event, where she won the award for Woman of the Year.
Lady Gaga – “Til It Happens To You” Full Performance
The songwriter alleged in a series of tweets that Gaga did not actually write the song “Till It Happens to You” and that Diane Warren should have received the sole nomination. She claimed that Gaga was credited as a songwriter just to help it get the nomination and buzz.
“My sincere apologies. I made a mistake to comment. I wasn’t in the room when the #TIHTY was being written,” Linda tweeted. “More importantly, I wish the focus to remain on the great importance of the song and the message of the film.”
Linda was also in contention for a nomination this year for her song “Hands of Love” from the movie Freeheld.
The 50-year-old singer called out Gaga, 29, in a series of tweets.
“I’m stating the truth . I credit Diane for writing this song, it is her experience her pain her words. That’s it kids,” Linda said. “If she gave Gaga writing credit it would ensure the support this song needed and deserved. And Gaga knows her power.”
I love Gaga so much respect and love this song that has nothing to do with anything. Why did Gaga get credit? Maybe because …
— LINDA PERRY (@RealLindaPerry) January 18, 2016
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Leonardo DiCaprio tips his hat down while heading out of Claridge’s Hotel out of the back door on Friday night (January 15) in London, England.
The 41-year-old Oscar-nominated actor was joined by his pal Lukas Haas.
“We were laughing about that afterwards,” Leo told ITV This Morning. “I actually had no idea who was passing me or what was going on, but that was a funny little bit that went around. We were laughing at it at the after party!”
He added, “It’s amazing what goes viral these days; I guess I’m of a different generation now. I have no idea where this stuff comes from or how it’s even captured!”
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