Joe Hyer Blogs

Grammy Awards: Best Pop Solo Performance

Which song delivered the Best Pop Solo Performance of 2017? We’re about to find out as Music’s Biggest Night is right around the corner. The list of nominees for Best Pop Solo Performance at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards features some of our favorite stars. Lady Gaga rocked her Super Bowl... Read More

GRAMMY Awards: How Are the Trophies Actually Made?

They take 15 hours to make. They are the only major entertainment award trophies that are still poured by hand. Oh, and they’re made in a small town whose population is just 945 people. They are the trophies that will be awarded during this year's GRAMMY Awards. Craftsman John Billings, who resides... Read More

Happy Birthday! Betty White Turns 96 Today

One of America's most beloved senior citizens is celebrating another birthday. Yes, Betty White turns 96 years old today (January 17). What has been the trick to her long (and healthy) life so far? The Golden Girls star recently told Parade Magazine that she loves vodka and hot dogs, "probably in... Read More

GRAMMY Awards: Best Pop Vocal Album

Who dropped the hottest album of 2017? We’re about to find out as Music’s Biggest Night is right around the corner. The list of nominees for Best Pop Vocal Album at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards include some of the biggest stars in all of music. This category features powerhouse groups Coldplay and... Read More

Dates Announced for 20-City 'Hamilton' Musical Tour

Get ready to party like it is approximately 1780 across America. The smash hit musical Hamilton has an impressive list of performance dates across the country this year. The show's creator and Broadway icon, Lin-Manuel Miranda , shared a teaser video on Twitter that highlights the 20 city tour for... Read More

Don't Expect to See The "Bad Auditions" on the New 'American Idol'

It looks like the American Idol reboot won't give us our "next William Hung ." Viewers often tuned in for the show's early auditions to see the bad auditions. You know: the people who would audition for the show, but they lacked any real talent. Of course, footage of those auditions made for some... Read More