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See the best shots from the first Grammys week in New York City in 15 years

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Lorde and Stevie backstage at the Musicares Person of the Year Concert.

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When the Grammys returned to New York City for the first time in 15 years, the Big Apple was ready. Before, during and after Music’s Biggest Night at Madison Square Garden, galas, concerts, brunches and other special events popped up in Manhattan (and other boroughs, too), where the likes of Fleetwood Mac, Lorde, Card Bi, Missy Elliot and other multi-generation artists could party and trade notes. Check out all the best photos you missed in Random Notes.

Solange Knowles

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Dropping Knowles-edge

Bathed in pink light, Solange Knowles croons at Spotify Beach Party during Cannes Lions in Cannes, France June 21st.


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Her Fringe Benefits

Kesha rocks a Pride-friendly jacket during her June 17th set at the Firefly Music Festival in Dover, Delaware. 


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Can’t Hear You…

Wale does a call-and-response routine with the crowd during the 2017 Firefly Music Festival in Dover, Delaware June 17th.

Gary Clark Jr. and Booker T. Jones

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50 Years Later

During the Monterey International Pop Festival,  Gary Clark Jr. hugs Booker T. Jones (who backed Otis Redding at the first fest in 1967) on the final day, June 18th.

Iggy Azalea

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Iggy Up North

The returning Iggy Azalea takes selfies with fans during arrivals for the iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards, in Toronto June 18th.

Jack Johnson

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Summer of Love Redux

Jack Johnson visits the pop up Levi’s Outpost (where visitors snatched up one-of-a-kind apparel customizations) during the 2017 Monterey International Pop Festival in Monterey, California June 18th.

Noah Cyrus and Miley Cyrus

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Sister Friends

Noah and Miley Cyrus puckered up backstage at the iHeartSummer ’17 Weekend by AT&T, held at Fontainebleau in Miami Beach June 10th.

Halsey and Lauren Jauregui

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Second Harmony

Halsey and Fifth Harmony’s Lauren Jauregui join forces at the iHeartSummer ’17 Weekend by AT&T show, held at Fontainebleau Miami Beach on June 10th.


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Sneaker Feature

Lorde is swarmed by dancers during her Bonnaroo Arts and Music Festival set on June 11th in Manchester, Tennessee.

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Just Keaton Around

Steve Martin and Martin Short double the funny during American Film Institute’s Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute to Diane Keaton at in Hollywood June 8th.

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‘Roo Hoo!

Cage the Elephant’s Brad Shulz crowd surfs during the band’s Bonnaroo Arts and Music Festival set June 10th in Manchester, Tennessee. 


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“Panda” in the Wild

Desiigner spits rhymes during the HOT 97 Summer Jam 2017 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey June 11th.

Travis Scott

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At One With the Crowd

Travis Scott gets close to fans during his Bonnaroo performance in Manchester, Tennessee June 11th.

Jason Derulo and Luke Bryan

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Mash-Up Madness

Jason Derulo and Luke Bryan – they sang “Strip It Down” and “Want to Want Me” – acknowledge the crowd during  the 2017 CMT Music Awards in Nashville June 7th.

Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban

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Get a Room, You Two

With Carrie Underwood and fans looking on Nicole Kidman mazel-tovs husband Keith Urban on his Best Male Video of the Year award win during the 2017 CMT Music Awards in Nashville June 6th.

Stranger Things

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Kids on Wheels

Stranger Things’ Finn Wolfhard, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin and Noah Schnapp goof off at the show’s Netflix FYSee exhibit and Q&A at L.A.’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater on June 6th.

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