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The Recording Academy

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The Recording Academy, also known as The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS), is a U.S. organization of musicians, producers, recording engineers and other recording professionals dedicated to improving the quality of life and cultural condition for music and its makers. The Recording Academy is headquartered in Santa Monica. Neil Portnow is the current president of The Academy.

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  • Abbreviation: NARAS
  • Formation: 1957
  • Type: Music organization
  • Headquarters: Santa Monica, California, US
  • Location: 3030 Olympic Blvd. Santa Monica, California 90404
  • Official language: English
  • President: Neil Portnow
  • Affiliations: MusiCares Grammy Foundation Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences
  • Website: www.grammy.org

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In the news

Variety, 2020-04-06 13:30:14
The Recording Academy and MusiCares today are holding a webinar on how the $2 trillion CARES Act stimulus bill affects music makers. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act contains a number of key protections and provisions that can help music creators. The webinar takes place today — ...

Lost your music gig? Here are some organizations that can help
LA Times Entertainme, 2020-03-18 00:16:24
The Recording Academy and MusiCares announced a joint fund to aid musicians and music professionals affected by the coronavirus.

Deborah Dugan fired by Recording Academy
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2020-03-03 16:44:21
The Recording Academy, which runs the Grammy Awards, has fired CEO Deborah Dugan. She had been placed on "administrative leave" in January, but was formally fired on Monday. Dugan had accused the Academy of rigging the Grammys voting system and said she was sexually harassed. The Academy said it found ...

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