BREAKING NEWS: Nominees for the 62nd Grammy's Announced!

BREAKING NEWS!

Earlier this week, it was announced that Alicia Keys will be hosting the 62nd annual Grammy Awards once again this season! Gayle King and Bebe Rexha made the official nomination announcement this morning! Watch the performances and the winners revealed live on Sunday, Jan 26th on CBS.

From GRAMMY.COM

Record Of The Year

Award to the Artist and to the Producer(s), Recording Engineer(s) and/or Mixer(s) and mastering engineer(s), if other than the artist.

  • HEY, MA
  • Bon Iver
  • BJ Burton, Brad Cook, Chris Messina & Justin Vernon, producers; BJ Burton, Zach Hansen & Chris Messina, engineers/mixers; Greg Calbi, mastering engineer
  • BAD GUY
  • Billie Eilish
  • Finneas O'Connell, producer; Rob Kinelski & Finneas O'Connell, engineers/mixers; John Greenham, mastering engineer
  • 7 RINGS
  • Ariana Grande
  • Charles Anderson, Tommy Brown, Michael Foster &
  • Victoria Monet, producers; Serban Ghenea, John Hanes,
  • Billy Hickey & Brendan Morawski, engineers/mixers;
  • Randy Merrill, mastering engineer
  • HARD PLACE
  • H.E.R.
  • Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, producer; Joseph Hurtado, Jaycen Joshua, Derek Keota & Miki Tsutsumi, engineers/mixers; Colin Leonard, mastering engineer
  • TALK
  • Khalid
  • Disclosure & Denis Kosiak, producers; Ingmar Carlson, Jon Castelli, Josh Deguzman, John Kercy, Denis Kosiak, Guy Lawrence & Michael Romero, engineers/mixers; Dale Becker, mastering engineer
  • OLD TOWN ROAD
  • Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus
  • Andrew "VoxGod" Bolooki & YoungKio, producers; Andrew "VoxGod" Bolooki & Cinco, engineers/mixers; Eric Lagg, mastering engineer
  • TRUTH HURTS
  • Lizzo
  • Ricky Reed & Tele, producers; Chris Galland, Manny Marroquin & Ethan Shumaker, engineers/mixers; Chris Gehringer, mastering engineer
  • SUNFLOWER
  • Post Malone & Swae Lee
  • Louis Bell & Carter Lang, producers; Louis Bell & Manny Marroquin, engineers/mixers

2. Album Of The Year

Award to Artist(s) and to Featured Artist(s), Songwriter(s) of new material, Producer(s), Recording Engineer(s), Mixer(s) and Mastering Engineer(s) credited with at least 33% playing time of the album, if other than Artist.

  • Bon Iver
  • Brad Cook, Chris Messina & Justin Vernon, producers; Zach Hansen & Chris Messina, engineers/mixers; BJ Burton, Brad Cook & Justin Vernon, songwriters; Greg Calbi, mastering engineer
  • NORMAN F***ING ROCKWELL!
  • Lana Del Rey
  • Jack Antonoff & Lana Del Rey, producers; Jack Antonoff & Laura Sisk, engineers/mixers; Jack Antonoff & Lana Del Rey, songwriters; Chris Gehringer, mastering engineer
  • WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?
  • Billie Eilish
  • Finneas O'Connell, producer; Rob Kinelski & Finneas O'Connell, engineers/mixers; Billie Eilish O'Connell & Finneas O'Connell, songwriters; John Greenham, mastering engineer
  • THANK U, NEXT
  • Ariana Grande
  • Tommy Brown, Ilya, Max Martin & Victoria Monet, producers; Serban Ghenea & Brendan Morawski, engineers/mixers; Tommy Brown, Ariana Grande, Savan Kotecha, Max Martin, Victoria Monet, Tayla Parx & Ilya Salmanzadeh, songwriters; Randy Merrill, mastering engineer
  • I USED TO KNOW HER
  • H.E.R.
  • David "Swagg R'Celious" Harris, H.E.R., Walter Jones & Jeff Robinson, producers; Miki Tsutsumi, engineer/mixer; Sam Ashworth, Jeff “Gitty” Gitelman, David "Swagg R'Celious" Harris & H.E.R., songwriters; Colin Leonard, mastering engineer
  • 7
  • Lil Nas X
  • Montero Lamar Hill, songwriter; Eric Lagg, mastering engineer
  • CUZ I LOVE YOU (DELUXE)
  • Lizzo
  • Ricky Reed, producer; Manny Marroquin & Ethan Shumaker, engineers/mixers; Eric Frederic & Melissa Jefferson, songwriters; Chris Gehringer, mastering engineer
  • FATHER OF THE BRIDE
  • Vampire Weekend
  • Ezra Koenig & Ariel Rechtshaid, producers; John DeBold, Chris Kasych, Takemasa Kosaka, Ariel Rechtshaid & Hiroya Takayama, engineers/mixers; Ezra Koenig, songwriter; Emily Lazar, mastering engineer

3. Song Of The Year

A Songwriter(s) Award. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.

  • ALWAYS REMEMBER US THIS WAY
  • Natalie Hemby, Lady Gaga, Hillary Lindsey & Lori McKenna, songwriters (Lady Gaga)
  • BAD GUY
  • Billie Eilish O'Connell & Finneas O'Connell, songwriters (Billie Eilish)
  • BRING MY FLOWERS NOW
  • Brandi Carlile, Phil Hanseroth, Tim Hanseroth & Tanya Tucker, songwriters (Tanya Tucker)
  • HARD PLACE
  • Ruby Amanfu, Sam Ashworth, D. Arcelious Harris, H.E.R. & Rodney Jerkins, songwriters (H.E.R.)
  • LOVER
  • Taylor Swift, songwriter (Taylor Swift)
  • NORMAN F***ING ROCKWELL
  • Jack Antonoff & Lana Del Rey, songwriters (Lana Del Rey)
  • SOMEONE YOU LOVED
  • Tom Barnes, Lewis Capaldi, Pete Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn & Sam Roman, songwriters (Lewis Capaldi)
  • TRUTH HURTS
  • Steven Cheung, Eric Frederic, Melissa Jefferson & Jesse Saint John, songwriters (Lizzo)

4. Best New Artist

An artist will be considered for Best New Artist if their eligibility year release/s achieved a breakthrough into the public consciousness and notably impacted the musical landscape.

  • BLACK PUMAS
  • BILLIE EILISH
  • LIL NAS X
  • LIZZO
  • MAGGIE ROGERS
  • ROSALÍA
  • TANK AND THE BANGAS
  • YOLA

5. Best Pop Solo Performance

For new vocal or instrumental pop recordings. Singles or Tracks only.

  • SPIRIT
  • Beyoncé
  • BAD GUY
  • Billie Eilish
  • 7 RINGS
  • Ariana Grande
  • TRUTH HURTS
  • Lizzo
  • YOU NEED TO CALM DOWN
  • Taylor Swift

6. Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

For new vocal or instrumental duo/group or collaborative pop recordings. Singles or Tracks only.

  • BOYFRIEND
  • Ariana Grande & Social House
  • SUCKER
  • Jonas Brothers
  • OLD TOWN ROAD
  • Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus
  • SUNFLOWER
  • Post Malone & Swae Lee
  • SEÑORITA
  • Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello

7. Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new traditional pop recordings.

  • Andrea Bocelli
  • LOVE (DELUXE EDITION)
  • Michael Bublé
  • LOOK NOW
  • Elvis Costello & The Imposters
  • A LEGENDARY CHRISTMAS
  • John Legend
  • WALLS
  • Barbra Streisand

8. Best Pop Vocal Album

For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new vocal pop recordings.

  • THE LION KING: THE GIFT
  • Beyoncé
  • WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?
  • Billie Eilish
  • THANK U, NEXT
  • Ariana Grande
  • NO.6 COLLABORATIONS PROJECT
  • Ed Sheeran
  • LOVER
  • Taylor Swift

9. Best Dance Recording

For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances. Vocal or Instrumental. Singles or tracks only.

  • LINKED
  • Bonobo
  • Simon Green, producer; Simon Green, mixer
  • GOT TO KEEP ON
  • The Chemical Brothers
  • The Chemical Brothers, producers; Steve Dub Jones & Tom Rowlands, mixers
  • PIECE OF YOUR HEART
  • Meduza Featuring Goodboys
  • Simone Giani, Luca De Gregorio & Mattia Vitale, producers; Simone Giani, Luca De Gregorio & Mattia Vitale, mixers
  • UNDERWATER
  • RÜFÜS DU SOL
  • Jason Evigan & RÜFÜS DU SOL, producers; Cassian Stewart-Kasimba, mixer
  • MIDNIGHT HOUR
  • Skrillex & Boys Noize Featuring Ty Dolla $ign
  • Boys Noize & Skrillex, producers; Skrillex, mixer

10. Best Dance/Electronic Album

For vocal or instrumental albums. Albums only.

  • LP5
  • Apparat
  • NO GEOGRAPHY
  • The Chemical Brothers
  • HI THIS IS FLUME (MIXTAPE)
  • Flume
  • SOLACE
  • RÜFÜS DU SOL
  • WEATHER
  • Tycho

11. Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

For albums containing approximately 51% or more playing time of instrumental material. For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new recordings.

  • ANCESTRAL RECALL
  • Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah
  • STAR PEOPLE NATION
  • Theo Croker
  • BEAT MUSIC! BEAT MUSIC! BEAT MUSIC!
  • Mark Guiliana
  • ELEVATE
  • Lettuce
  • METTAVOLUTION
  • Rodrigo y Gabriela

12. Best Rock Performance

For new vocal or instrumental solo, duo/group or collaborative rock recordings.

  • PRETTY WASTE
  • Bones UK
  • THIS LAND
  • Gary Clark Jr.
  • HISTORY REPEATS
  • Brittany Howard
  • WOMAN
  • Karen O & Danger Mouse
  • TOO BAD
  • Rival Sons

13. Best Metal Performance

For new vocal or instrumental solo, duo/group or collaborative metal recordings.

  • ASTOROLUS - THE GREAT OCTOPUS
  • Candlemass Featuring Tony Iommi
  • HUMANICIDE
  • Death Angel
  • BOW DOWN
  • I Prevail
  • UNLEASHED
  • Killswitch Engage
  • 7EMPEST
  • Tool

14. Best Rock Song

A Songwriter(s) Award. Includes Rock, Hard Rock and Metal songs. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.

  • FEAR INOCULUM
  • Tool, songwriters (Tool)
  • GIVE YOURSELF A TRY
  • George Daniel, Adam Hann, Matthew Healy & Ross MacDonald, songwriters (The 1975)
  • HARMONY HALL
  • Ezra Koenig, songwriter (Vampire Weekend)
  • HISTORY REPEATS
  • Brittany Howard, songwriter (Brittany Howard)
  • THIS LAND
  • Gary Clark Jr., songwriter (Gary Clark Jr.)

15. Best Rock Album

For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new rock, hard rock or metal recordings.

  • AMO
  • Bring Me The Horizon
  • SOCIAL CUES
  • Cage The Elephant
  • IN THE END
  • The Cranberries
  • TRAUMA
  • I Prevail
  • FERAL ROOTS
  • Rival Sons

16. Best Alternative Music Album

Vocal or Instrumental.

  • U.F.O.F.
  • Big Thief
  • ASSUME FORM
  • James Blake
  • I,I
  • Bon Iver
  • FATHER OF THE BRIDE
  • Vampire Weekend
  • ANIMA
  • Thom Yorke

17. Best R&B Performance

For new vocal or instrumental R&B recordings.

  • LOVE AGAIN
  • Daniel Caesar & Brandy
  • COULD'VE BEEN
  • H.E.R. Featuring Bryson Tiller
  • EXACTLY HOW I FEEL
  • Lizzo Featuring Gucci Mane
  • ROLL SOME MO
  • Lucky Daye
  • COME HOME
  • Anderson .Paak Featuring André 3000

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