Diddy Black Music Has Never Been Respected by the Grammys
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Diddy railed on the Grammys Saturday, saying it’s turned a blind eye to black artists … notably, hip-hop artists.
Ironically, Diddy unloaded on the Grammys during his acceptance speech for receiving an Industry Icon award. It all went down at
pre-Grammy gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel .
As you know, TMZ broke the story … Whitney Houston died the evening of the same annual party back in when she was
As for Diddy, he gave an acceptance speech that was interminably long – minutes, seriously. It ended at : AM, and toward the end is when Diddy set his sights on the folks who run the Grammys. Among many other things … Diddy said, “Truth be told, hip-hop has never been respected by the Grammys. Black music has never been respected by the Grammys.” As for Diddy’s record … 3 Grammy wins and 20 noms. Among the guests … Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi