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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.

Adam Levine, Big Boi

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We Like the Way They Move

Adam Levine and Big Boi regale the audience with “Mic Jack” – off Boomiverse, the rapper’s first solo LP in five years – on The Voice’s May 16th episode.

T.J Miller

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We Smell a Palme d’Or

 T.J. Miller suitably goofs off during a photo call for ’The Emoji Movie’ during day one of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France May 16th.

Solange, Webby Awards

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Don’t Touch My Trophy

Solange holds her Artist of the Year prize in the portrait studio for the 21st Annual Webby Awards, held May 15th at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. “I got five on it,” the singer-songwriter said in her acceptance speech. (All winners were required to give their thanks in five words.) 

Gillian Anderson

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The Truth Is In Here

Best Actress victor Gillian Anderson shows off her spoils in the portrait studio during the Webby Awards in New York City May 15th.

Van Jones

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#VanLife

Van Jones reveals the not-seedy underbelly of his trophy inside the portrait studio at the 21st Annual Webby Awards, held at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on May 15th. “Enough Red, Enough Blue. Purple,” the Special Achievement winner said in his speech.

Oprah Winfrey

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You Get a Diploma!

Oprah Winfrey is her usual overjoyed self as receives an honorary degree at Agnes Scott College’s 2017 graduation ceremony in Decatur, Georgia May 13th. 

Franchesca Ramsey, Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, Humza Arshad

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Gettin’ Webby With It

YouTube Creators for Change Franchesca Ramsey, Amani Al-Khatahtbeh and Humza Arshad light up the portrait studio at the Webby Awards on May 15th in New York City.

Rihanna

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Send Regards to Bey

Rihanna and Kelly Rowland exchange pleasantries at the Dior Cruise Collection 2018 show (where Solange performed) in Los Angeles May 11th.

Monroe Cannon, Nick Cannon, Moroccan Scott Canon and Mariah Carey

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Amicable AF

Friendly exes Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey celebrated their twins (daughter Monroe, son Moroccan) – who turned six – with an over-the-top birthday bash in L.A. May 13th.

Charlie Hunnam

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From Anarchy to Camelot

Charlie Hunnam obliges fans with selfies at the London premiere of King Arthur: The Legend of the Sword on May 10th. poses for photographs upon arrival at the premiere of the film ‘King Arthur The Legend Of The Sword”, in London, Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

Backstreet Boys

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Man Band

The Backstreet Boys prove they’ve still got the moves during their May 13th set for 102.7 KIIS FM’s 2017 Wango Tango at StubHub Center in Carson, California.

Cast of 'Will & Grace'

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Upfront and Personal

Megan Mullally, Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Sean Hayes tout the Will and Grace reboot at NBCUniversal’s Upfront presentation in New York City May 15th.

Mike Pence

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Been Caught Stealing

Vice President Mike Pence looks amused as he’s ambushed by kids (including one boy attempting to remove the VP seal from the podium) during an event marking National Military Appreciation Month and National Military Spouse Appreciation Day, held inside the Eisenhower Office Building in Washington, D.C. on May 11. 

Faith Evans

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Gotta Have Faith

Faith Evans shimmies onstage at the Room to Read event honoring Sean “Diddy” Combs and David M. Solomon for their impact on global education at a gala held at The Highline Hotel in New York City May 11th.

Will Ferrell

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So Goodbye, Please Don’t Cry

Will Ferrell wears a cap, gown and smile as he prepares to speak – he also belted out “I Will Always Love You,” Whitney Houston-style – at the University Of Southern California’s Class of 2017 graduation ceremony  134th Commencement Ceremonies at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on May 12th.

T-Boz and Chilli of TLC

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Still Scrubs-Free

‘T-Boz’ Watkins and Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas of TLC groove onstage at KOKO in London on May 9.

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