NEW YORK, N.Y. (AP) - Just six months after becoming president and CEO of the Recording Academy, Deborah Dugan has been placed on "administrative leave.”
The news comes 10 days before the 2020 Grammy Awards will take place in Los Angeles.
Dugan, the former CEO of Bono’s (RED) organization, became the first woman appointed to lead the academy.
Recording Academy Board Chair Harvey Mason Jr., the music producer who has worked with Chris Brown, Jennifer Hudson and more stars, will serve as interim president and CEO of the academy.
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