The fund will specifically benefit artists who live paycheck to paycheck.
He admonished the Record Academy for failing to recognize black music.
Chief awards officer Bill Freimuth says accusations of rigging are “categorically false, misleading and wrong.”
Massive conflicts of interest, outrageous spending, and rape allegations outlined in new complaint.
The Academy’s first female president has been accused of “misconduct.”
As well as Isaac Hayes, John Prine, Chicago, and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.
The band was honored with a lifetime achievement award by the Recording Academy.
Instead, we’ll be getting a Post Malone and Red Hot Chili Peppers collaboration.
A May 11th ceremony in Los Angeles will honor Sabbath and the other recipients of the prestigious award.
The Recording Academy head came under fire earlier this year for saying female musicians need to “step up” if they want to win more awards.
“Maybe some younger up-and-coming folks deserve that spotlight.”
Other rule changes affect eligibility of Best New Artist and Best Rap/Sung Performance.