Buzzing: Grammy Awards return to New York

Grammys headed to New York City in 2018.VIDEO: REUTERS
Adele with her trophies at the 59th annual Grammy music awards.
Adele with her trophies at the 59th annual Grammy music awards.PHOTO: AFP

Grammy Awards return to New York

Music's biggest night will be held in New York next year after more than a decade in Los Angeles, the organisers of the annual Grammy Awards said on Tuesday.

The 60th edition will take place on Jan 28 at Manhattan's Madison Square Garden, where the event was last held in 2003.


Disney chief to boost struggling

ESPN Walt Disney reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Tuesday, with theme-park profits climbing 20 per cent and movie income rising 21 per cent.

Chief executive Robert Iger, on the matter of declining gains at ESPN - long the company's profit engine - spoke about an upcoming ESPN-branded subscription streaming service, in a bid to keep up with changing consumer preferences.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 11, 2017, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe