• The Weeknd Will Continue to Boycott GRAMMYs Despite Recording Academy's New Rules

    10 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Despite the Recording Academy' s major change in disbanding its "secret" nomination-review committees, The Weeknd will continue with his boycott of the GRAMMY Awards. In a statement to Variety , the artist went as far as calling the Academy's move an "admission of corruption" and reaffirmed his stance in withdrawing his music from consideration. “The trust has been broken for so long between the Grammy organization and artists that it would be unwise to raise a victory flag,” The Weeknd explained. Although he acknowledges the committees' elimination as “an important start," he still calls...
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