The new song, entitled “Love Never Felt So Good”, is from the upcoming Michael Jackson album “Xscape”.
The album, recorded before Jackson’s untimely death in June 2009, is to be released on May 13. “Love Never Felt So Good” was written and recorded by Michael Jackson and Paul Anka in 1983. Hear the original version and the version featuring Timberlake below:
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards were held tonight at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and all of the biggest music stars attended the show. The biggest winners of the night were Daft Punk and Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.
There were tons of amazing performances by artists such as Pink, Jay Z and Beyonce, and Lorde. When Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performed their hit “Same Love,” 34 mixed couples were married in front of the whole audience, creating one of the night’s most memorable moments.
Best Country Album: Same Trailer Different Park — Kacey Musgraves
Best Pop Vocal Album:
“Unorthodox Jukebox” — Bruno Mars
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration:
“Holy Grail” — Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake
Best Pop Solo Performance:
“Royals” — Lorde
Best Rock Song
“Cut Me Some Slack” — Dave Grohl, Paul McCartney, Krist Novoselic & Pat Smear, songwriters (Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Pat Smear)
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:
“Get Lucky” — Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams
Best New Artist:
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Best Dance/Electronica Album: Random Access Memories — Daft Punk
Best Dance Recording
“Clarity” — Zedd Featuring Foxes
Best Rock Performance:
“Radioactive” — Imagine Dragons
Best Rock Album: Celebration Day — Led Zeppelin
Best Alternative Music Album: Modern Vampires Of The City — Vampire Weekend
Best R&B Performance:
“Something” — Snarky Puppy With Lalah Hathaway
Best Urban Contemporary Album: Unapologetic — Rihanna
Best R&B Album: Girl On Fire — Alicia Keys
Best Rap Performance:
“Thrift Shop” — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz
Best Rap Album: The Heist — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Best Country Solo Performance:
“Wagon Wheel” — Darius Rucker
Best Jazz Instrumental Album: Money Jungle: Provocative In Blue — Terri Lyne Carrington
Best Gospel Album: Greater Than (Live) — Tye Tribbett
Best Tropical Latin Album: Pacific Mambo Orchestra — Pacific Mambo Orchestra
Best Americana Album: Old Yellow Moon — Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell
Best Comedy Album: Calm Down Gurrl — Kathy Griffin
Song Of The Year:
“Royals” — Joel Little & Ella Yelich O’Connor, songwriters (Lorde)
Record Of The Year:
“Get Lucky” — Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams
Album Of The Year: Random Access Memories — Daft Punk
What do you think of these results? What did you think of the performances during the show? Did any of your favorite artists win tonight?
The Coen brothers’ newest film, Inside Llewyn Davis, premiered at the 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival just the other day. Joel and Ethan Coen wrote the screenplay, produced, and directed the film together, as they often do.
This film has an extremely talented cast behind it including Justin Timberlake, Carey Mulligan, Oscar Isaac, John Goodman, Garrett Hedlund, and Adam Driver. Isaac play the lead role of Llewyn Davis, a struggling musician who is a part of the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Timberlake and Mulligan will be portraying Jim and Jean Berkey. These first few photos give us a look at Isaac, Timberlake, and Mulligan in their roles.
Would you be interested in seeing this film when it is released theatrically in December? What do you think of the cast involved in this project? Do you think Inside Llewyn Davis could be a big awards contender come 2014 award season? Take a look at the first few exclusive images from this film below! Also, if you missed it check out the photos from the Inside Llewyn Davis Cannes events here.
Joel and Ethan Cohen’s Inside Llewyn Davis premiered on day five of the 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival! Both brother wrote the screenplay, directed, and produced this project.
Here is an official synopsis for the film (via IMDbPro):
Follow a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles — some of them of his own making.
Cast members Justin Timberlake, Carey Mulligan, Oscar Isaac, John Goodman, Garrett Hedlund, and Adam Driver were present for both a photocall and a premiere event. Other Hollywood names that were present for the premiere include Nicole Kidman, Steven Spielberg, Jane Fonda, Christoph Waltz, and Kirsten Dunst.
Inside Llewyn Davis is currently gaining a lot of buzz and it is already being considered one of the stronger films at Cannes this year. Would you be interested in seeing this film when it hits theaters in December? What do you think of the cast involved in this project? Check out the photos of the cast and production team having some fun together on the red carpet!
Entertainment TonightCanada recently shared a full list of the 66th annual Cannes Film Festival lineup. This year is a big year at the festival because some major stars are going to be showing up and some highly anticipated films are going to be premiering. For instance, The Great Gatsby will be opening the festival on May 15 and The Bling Ring will be opening the Un Certain Regard program of the festival.
In addition, Steven Soderbergh’s HBO miniseries, Behind The Candelabra will be premiering and competing at the festival along with several other films and shows.
Nicolas Winding Refn’s Only God Forgives, featuring Ryan Gosling as a British gangster set in Bangkok’s criminal underworld, will be competing. Inside Llewyn Davis, starring Carey Mulligan and Justin Timberlake and directed by the Coen brothers, will also be competing.
Two other films competing include director Alexander Payne’s comedy, Nebraska, starring Bruce Dern and Will Forte and James Gray’s drama set in the 1920s, The Immigrant, starring Jeremy Renner, Joaquin Phoenix and Marion Cotillard. The festival takes place in Cannes, France from May 15 to May 26. Take a look at the full lineup for the 2013 Cannes Film Festival below:
• The Great Gatsby (Baz Luhrmann)
• Behind the Candelabra (Steven Soderbergh)
• Borgman (Alex van Warmerdam)
• The Great Beauty (Paolo Sorrentino)
• Grigris (Mahamet Saleh-Haroun)
• Heli (Amat Escalante)
• The Immigrant (James Gray)
• Inside Llewyn Davis (Joel and Ethan Coen)
• Jeune et jolie (Francois Ozon)
• Jimmy P. (Arnaud Desplechin)
• La Vie d’Adele (Abdellatif Kechiche)
• Like Father, Like Son (Hirokazu Kore-eda)
• Michael Kohlhaas (Arnaud des Pallieres)
• Nebraska (Alexander Payne)
• Only God Forgives (Nicolas Winding Refn)
• The Past (Asghar Farhadi)
• Straw Shield (Takashi Miike)
• A Touch of Sin (Jia Zhangke)
• Un chateau en Italie (Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi)
• Venus in Fur (Roman Polanski)
OUT OF COMPETITION
• All Is Lost (J.C. Chandor)
• Blood Ties (Guillaume Canet)
UN CERTAIN REGARD
• OPENER: The Bling Ring (Sofia Coppola)
• Anonymous (Mohammad Rasoulof)
• As I Lay Dying (James Franco)
• The Bastards (Claire Denis)
• Bends (Flora Lau)
• Death March (Adolfo Alix Jr.)
• Fruitvale Station (Ryan Coogler)
• Grand Central (Rebecca Zlotowski)
• La Jaula de Oro (Diego Quemada-Diez)
• L’image manquante (Rithy Panh)
• L’inconnu du lac (Alain Guiraudie)
• Miele (Valeria Golino)
• Norte, hangganan ng kasaysayan (Lav Diaz)
• Omar (Hany Abu-Assad)
• Sarah prefere la course (Chloe Robichaud)
• Bite the Dust (Taisia Igumentseva)
• Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight (Stephen Frears)
• Seduced and Abandoned (James Toback)
• Stop the Pounding Heart (Roberto Minervini)
• Weekend of a Champion (Roman Polanski)
GALA SCREENING IN HONOR OF INDIA
• Bombay Talkies (Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar Banerjee, Zoya Akhtar, Karan Johar)