Where the Comment is King

THE NEWS COMMENTER

VOTE  (0)  (0)

Grammys nominate Louis C.K., Dave Chappelle despite scandals

Added 11-24-21 12:20:04am EST - “The Academy announced its selections for those whom it deemed fit for nomination and C.K. received a bid for best comedy album with "Sincerely Louis CK," while Chappelle scored one for best spoken word album with "8:46."” - Foxnews.com

CLICK TO SHARE

Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Foxnews.com: “Grammys nominate Louis C.K., Dave Chappelle despite scandals”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ©2021 FOX News Network, LLC. All rights reserved. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. Market data provided by Factset. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. Legal Statement. Mutual Fund and ETF data provided by Refinitiv Lipper.

Comedians Louis C.K. and Dave Chappelle secured Grammy nominations from the Recording Academy on Tuesday despite being at the forefront of highly publicized scandals. 

The Academy announced its selections for those whom it deemed fit for nomination. C.K. received a bid for best comedy album with "Sincerely Louis CK," while Chappelle scored one for best spoken word album with "8:46" – which documents a standup special centered on violence against Black Americans amid the angst surrounding the George Floyd protests.

C.K., 54 – who previously admitted to exposing himself to women after multiple accusations – immediately dove into the controversy and joked about sexual misconduct in "Sincerely Louis CK."

The disgraced comic has since continued with his stand-up career after hitting pause, headlining New York City’s Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in August where he performed in front of a massive sign that read "SORRY."

Read more...

If you don't see any comments yet, congrats! You get first comment. Be nice and have fun.

Comment Box is loading comments...

CLICK TO SHARE

BACK TO THE HOME-PAGE