Grammys 2017

Grammy time: Here are the basics

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This is part of the two-piece package I sent to papers, previewing the Grammy awards. Earlier (see previous blog), I sent a story about James Corden, the host; now here's a summary of the night:

By Mike Hughes

Here's a quick
glance at the Grammy Awards.

-- When: 8-11:30
p.m. ET Sunday, CBS. (In the Pacific zone, it airs live at 5 p.m.,
then reruns at 8:30.)

The universe makes sense: A music-lover hosts the Grammys


By Mike Hughes

For many latenight
hosts, music seemed like an afterthought.

No one expected
Johnny Carson to sing or Jack Paar to wail on the guitar. Many shows,
including Jay Leno's and David Letterman's, had a flat rule – no
songs until the final segment.