In this clip from www.artistshouesmusic.com – Neil Portnow is the president of the Recording Academy. In this clip Neil discusses the work that goes into the Grammys and the history behind them. He talks about the importance of Grammy night to the music community and how it is a significant part of society world wide. Neil describes the voting methods that are used where many experts that represent the music community vote on the nominated candidates. He then goes on to talk about how music is entered and how it is decided which ones are eligible to be voted on. Neil then explains the origins and history of the Grammys and how they have developed over time to a significant awards ceremony in the music community.