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Jan.
31st

Grammys: What was that, Jamie Foxx?

Hey, it’s opera for a change of pace. No, wait! It’s Jamie Foxx in some weird Civil War getup doing his Auto-Tune powered club smash, “Blame It.” Then Doug E. Fresh shows up! And there’s T-Pain! Say, what’s Slash doing up there … playing his guitar solo from “November Rain?” Um, that fits. I’m so confused now that I can’t decide whether that was awesomely ridiculous or just awful and bloated.

Seattle’s Dave Matthews loses to Green Day’s “21st Century Breakdown” in the best rock album category. In that field, I was more partial to AC/DC’s “Black Ice,” even

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Jan.
31st

Grammys: Score one for Taylor Swift

The Grammy arms race is on. Eight-time nominee Taylor Swift scores the second Grammy for best country album for “Fearless.” (Still no Kanye.)

The reigning Queen of Pop, Beyonce, looks stunning as she makes her entrance with a gang of storm troopers. She slays with her mash-up of “If I Were a Boy” and Alanis Morisette’s “You Oughta Know.” I think she did that at KeyArena last Spring. I’ll have to double check that set list.

But did I just hear a promo for T-Pain performing with Slash before the commercial break? What? Just when I thought the Grammys

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