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Grammy nominations 2020 – what time are the nominees announced and how can I watch?

THE Grammy Awards is one of the biggest events in the music calendar and returns in 2020 with Alicia Keys as the host.

Nominations for the annual ceremony will be revealed TODAY (November 20) – here is how you can watch the announcement.

When are the Grammy Awards 2020 nominations?

The nominees for the 62 Grammy Awards will be announced by 2019 host Alicia Keys, Recording Academy president Deborah Dugan, and Chair of the Board of Trustees Harvey Mason Jr TODAY (November 20).

Alicia, who has won 15 Grammy awards, will return to host the ceremony in 2020.

In 2019, she famously sang a medley of songs by Drake, Lauryn Hill, Kings of Leon, Ella Mai, Sting, The Fugees and Nat King Cole.

She ended the impressive set by belting out her own track, Empire State of Mind, which she featured on with Jay-Z.

The 2020 Grammy Awards will take place on January 26, 2020 and as always it will celebrate all things music.

In recent years the ceremony has been held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, USA and it is thought it will take place there again.

Who will be nominated for a Grammy Award 2020?

There has been a lot of speculation about who will take home some of the more prestigious awards, such as Album of Year and Song of the Year.

Breakthrough artist Billie Eilish and Lizzo could battle it out for Record of the Year and Song of Year.

They may also go head-to-head with Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande for the Album of Year gong, as both women have had great success with their respective EPs, Lovers and Thank U, Next.

Other names floating around for various awards include Lil Nas X, whose track Old Town Road was an instant hit, Tyler, the Creator, Lana Del Rey, Summer Walker, Lewis Capaldi and Rosalia.

But viewers will have to wait until the nomination announcement is made to see which stars made it on the awards category.

List of Grammy nominees

Record Of The Year

HEY, MA

Bon Iver

BAD GUY
Billie Eilish

7 RINGS
Ariana Grande

HARD PLACE
H.E.R.

TALK
Khalid

OLD TOWN ROAD
Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus

TRUTH HURTS
Lizzo

SUNFLOWER
Post Malone & Swae Lee

2. Album Of The Year

I,I
Bon Iver

NORMAN F***ING ROCKWELL!
Lana Del Rey

WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?
Billie Eilish

THANK U, NEXT
Ariana Grande

I USED TO KNOW HER
H.E.R.

7
Lil Nas X

CUZ I LOVE YOU (DELUXE)
Lizzo

FATHER OF THE BRIDE
Vampire Weekend

3. Song Of The Year
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
BLACK PUMAS

BILLIE EILISH

LIL NAS X

LIZZO

MAGGIE ROGERS

ROSALÍA

TANK AND THE BANGAS

YOLA

This is the general list of awards that has been uploaded to Grammy Awards' official website.

Fans can check out the nominees for the rest of the awards here.

How to watch the Grammy Awards 2020 nominations?

The Grammy Awards 2020 nominations will commence at 8.20am ET (1.20pm in the UK) at Studio 43 in the CBS Broadcast Center in New York.

Live footage of the announcement will be streamed on Grammy.com and across the Academy’s Facebook and Twitter pages.

Alicia, Deborah and Harvey have the honour of revealing the 2020 nominees.

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Cassius’ Philippe Zdar, Grammy-winning music producer, dies in accidental fall at 52

Philippe Zdar of French dance duo Cassius has died after accidentally falling from a window, according to his agent. (Photo: Jean Baptiste Lacroix, WireImage)

Philippe Zdar, the French music producer and one-half of the house music duo Cassius, died at 52 after accidentally falling through a building’s window in Paris, the group’s representatives confirmed to the New York Times and AFP. 

Zdar – born Philippe Cerboneschi – performed in Cassius with bandmate Hubert Blanc-Francard. Cassius’ first album in three years, “Dreams,” is set to be released on Friday, and Zdar was due to perform at Central Park’s SummerStage in New York on Sunday.

Zdar also owned the influential Motorbass music studio in Paris, which hosted artists including Kanye West and Pharrell Williams. In 2010, he won a Grammy for best alternative music album for his work on “Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix” album, which was recorded there.

Zdar’s electronic music peers paid tribute to him on social media, with Calvin Harris tweeting a link to his music with the note, “Awful news about Phillipe Zdar, what an unbelievably lovely man with an incredible legacy. I was mesmerized by this record as a 15 year old.”

“Sad awakening here :(” David Guetta wrote. “I just heard Philippe Zdar from @CASSIUSOFFICIAL passed away. I can’t stop remembering amazing parties we had all together.”

“So (expletive) sad to learn about Philippe Zdar last night,” Mark Ronson added in an NSFW tweet. “A true, true legend whose influence hangs over not just dance but indie, hip hop, all of it. I remember buying Feeling For You when it first came out and being blown away… My condolences to his family and friends”

USA TODAY has reached out to Zdar’s representatives for comment.

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Grammys 2019: Everything You Need to Know About Music's Biggest Night

Get ready for music’s biggest night — because 61st Annual Grammy Awards are right around the corner.

The Recording Academy’s annual telecast will air live from Los Angeles’ Staples Center on Sunday, Feb. 10 at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT. on CBS.

From iconic performances to powerful speeches and historic fashion moments, this year’s star-studded ceremony will recognize the best of the best within the industry.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the big show.

Who’s Hosting?

Alicia Keys will take the stage to entertain the crowd as the first woman to host the Grammys since Queen Latifah in 2005.

“I’m so excited,” Keys, 38, said in the YouTube announcement. “There’s so much in store and I can’t wait for y’all to see it all come to life.”

She shared the news on social media with a video, shot while Keys learned the news that she got the gig over the phone. “Wait a minute? What, wait? Are you serious!?” Keys raved.

“I know what it feels like to be on that stage and I know what it feels like to be proud of the work that you’ve put in, and to be recognized for it. And I just feel grateful that I’m able to bring that light and that energy,” she said in the video. “This is a first. It’s a first. It’s amazing. And I think it’s perfect timing. Honestly, I’m really excited. I feel really good about it, because I feel like it’s the perfect opportunity to give the light back [and] to lift people up, especially all the young women who are nominated. To me, it feels like sister vibes.”

The 15-time Grammy Award winner replaces Late Late Show star James Corden, who hosted the show for two consecutive years in 2017 and 2018.

Who’s Performing?

Performers include Maren Morris, Little Big Town, Ricky Martin, Cardi B, Post Malone, Kacey Musgraves, Miley Cyrus, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Janelle Monáe, as well as Shawn Mendes, Brandi Carlile, Camila Cabello, Dan + Shay and H.E.R. — who will make their Grammy performance debut.

Nominees Chloe x Halle, Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson and Travis Scott have also been announced as performers. Additionally, nominee Dua Lipa will perform with Grammy winner St. Vincent.

Any Big Name Tributes?

To honor her remarkable achievements in music and celebrate her 75th birthday, Diana Ross will perform this year for a special tribute.

The Academy previously honored “Diamond Diana” with a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012. Like that prestigious award, this performance will celebrate Ross’ trailblazing career in music as both a solo artist and the leader of the most successful female group of all time, the Supremes.

Additionally, Dolly Parton will get a star-studded tribute on Sunday’s show.

The country superstar and eight-time Grammy winner, 73, will be honored by Katy Perry, Kacey Musgraves, Maren Morris and Little Big Town on the show, the Recording Academy announced on Tuesday. All will sing covers from her catalog of hits.

Finally, the Queen of Soul will get a royal sendoff on music’s biggest night.

Aretha Franklin will be honored with a performance by a trio of contemporary R&B greats: Fantasia Barrino-Taylor, Andra Day and Yolanda Adams.

Together they will pay tribute to the “Respect” icon, who died on Aug. 16 of pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine type at the age of 76.

Be sure to check out PEOPLE’s full Grammys coverage to get the latest news on music’s big night.

Who’s Nominated?

While Kendrick Lamar leads the pack with a total of eight nominations, this year’s group of nominees features a strong showing from women, almost a year after Recording Academy President Neil Portnow received backlash for saying female artists need “to step up” when asked for his thoughts on why males dominated the 2018 Grammy Awards. Five of the eight album of the year nominees for 2019 are women.

It’s a particularly momentous time for rapper Cardi B, who is nominated for a total of five awards, including the coveted album of the year title. Country darlings Kacey Musgraves and Maren Morris were able to transcend their genre by earning nods in the album of the year and record of the year categories, respectively, while folk rocker (and critical favorite) Brandi Carlile earned a total of six nominations, including nods for album, record and song of the year.

It was also a big year for music in film as the soundtrack for Black Panther scored an album of the year nomination and Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper‘s “Shallow” from A Star Is Born received four nominations, including record and song of the year. (Gaga scored five nominations herself.) Not to mention, it’s also a big year of Grammy firsts! Florida Georgia Line, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, Dan + Shay and Ella Mai are all nominated for their first Grammy awards.

Notably, there are two artists who have been nominated posthumously this year — late rapper Mac Miller and rocker Chris Cornell.

When are the pre-shows?

CBS’s official GRAMMYs red carpet, hosted by Nancy O’Dell, Kevin Frazier, Keltie Knight and The Talk‘s Eve, begins at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on CBS.

E! Live From the Red Carpet begins at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT on Sunday, followed by the network’s recap from music’s biggest night on E! News on Monday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. ET/PT.

CBS is broadcasting the 61st Annual Grammy Awards live from Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, Feb. 10 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.

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Grammys 2019: Lady GaGa to Perform ‘Shallow’, Ariana Grande to Skip Due to Disagreement

AceShowbiz -Another singer has been added to the list of performers at the upcoming 61st Grammy Awards. Lady GaGa is set to take the stage to perform her latest hit “Shallow” at the event, which will be held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 10.

However, the six-time Grammy winner will not be accompanied by her duet partner Bradley Cooper during the performance. The actor will head to London to represent “A Star Is Born” at the BAFTA Awards, which will take place at Royal Albert Hall on the same day as the Grammys. The musical flick is up for seven nominations at the event, including Best Film and Best Adapted Screenplay.

GaGa herself is nominated for five total Grammys, four of which come from “Shallow”. The song is nominated for Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Duo/Group Performance and Best Song Written for Visual Media. She additionally receives Best Pop Solo Performance nomination for “Joanne (Where Do You Think You’re Goin’?)”

While the “Born This Way” singer will entertain both audience and viewers at home during the show, Ariana Grande reportedly will skip the event due to disagreement with producers. According to Variety, the former Nickelodeon star decided to not attend nor perform because she felt “insulted” after producers refused to let her perform “7 Rings” at the event.

The source went on to say that Ariana, who is nominated for Best Pop Solo Performance and Best Pop Vocal Album, and the producers initially reached a compromise where her latest hit would be part of a medley. But she eventually pulled out after producers insisted that the second song would be on that they chose.

The 61st Grammy Awards will be hosted by Alicia Keys and broadcast live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on CBS on Sunday, February 10. Kendrick Lamar leads the nominations with 8 nods.

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Why Brandi Carlile’s 6 Grammy Noms Feel Long Overdue For Queer Women Like Myself

When the 2019 Grammy nominations were announced on Dec. 7, they included Brandi Carlile, who received six nods for her album By The Way, I Forgive You, making her the most nominated woman of the year. In spite of this, and her one prior nod for Best Americana Album in 2015, Rolling Stone called Carlile “widely unknown” in a recent article, and that’s not wrong. While Carlile’s career has spanned almost two decades and her music has been a staple of pop culture, these Grammy honors mark the first time she has received more mainstream recognition for her work. And that’s likely because Carlile, an openly gay woman, has a versatile, raw sound that blends elements of rock and folk with deep country roots — and falls outside the bounds of what has, in the past, been deemed worthy of the “Big 3” Grammy categories.

Since 2005, Carlile and her long-time collaborators, Phil and Tim Hanseroth, have released six albums that have traversed genres and received rave reviews. Her first LP, self-titled, led to opening gigs for the likes of Ray LaMontagne and Tori Amos. Her second album, The Story, peaked at number 41 on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, and its titular song was beautifully belted by Sara Ramirez on Grey’s Anatomy’s 2011 musical episode. Carlile has worked with artists ranging from Dolly Parton to Sam Smith, and her song “The Joke” was featured on President Obama’s year end playlist. She even had a small cameo in this fall’s cinematic stunner A Star Is Born.

Yet in spite of these accolades, Carlile told Billboard in December that she didn’t think she would have made the cut for Album of the Year if the Recording Academy hadn’t expanded their list of nominees from five to eight, which “helped create room for talent that [is] left of mainstream.” The change, she said, represented a “shift in consciousness” that created “more diverse nominees list. And that’s diverse in all ways: in genre, in sexual orientation, in gender.”

Soon after the Grammy nominees were announced, Out Magazine published “The Queer Guide to This Year’s Grammy Nominations,” which listed the LGBTQ people and allies represented. Artists noted included Janelle Monáe and Kacey Musgraves — but not Carlile, who has been out since 2002. While she was eventually added to the list, the omission seemed to speak to the ways in which being slated as an Americana musician has kept her out of the mainstream spotlight. She doesn’t fall into the pop category, and you won’t find her queerness explicit in her lyrics, like you may with artists like Mary Lambert or Tegan and Sara.

Historically, pop music has been far more inclusive of LGBTQ artists than the country scene. Just this year, there was the rise of queer artist Hayley Kiyoko, who recently won Billboard’s Rising Star award and coined the hashtag #20GAYTEEN. 2018 also brought us Monáe’s “Make Me Feel,” which has been hailed as a bisexual anthem; Troye Sivan’s album Bloom; Demi Lovato and Kehlani sharing a kiss on stage; and singer-songwriter Teddy Geiger coming out as transgender.

The country music world, meanwhile, isn’t known to be brimming with LGBTQ artists (the few that have achieved success include Brandy Clark and Billy Gillman). The genre’s assumed fanbase, and the content of its biggest songs, often invoke the parts of America that LGBTQ people find unsafe; songs about guns, God, and women in cutoffs allude to the kind of red-blooded misogyny and heteronormativity that lock LGBTQ people out of so many aspects of society and culture.

As a queer woman, my relationship with country music is complicated. The charts are dominated by men, and while the country songs I love can be affecting and well-crafted, I’ve long felt that they generally are not made by or for people like me. That being said, there have been some signs that the genre is trying to become more inclusive. In 2013, Musgraves released “Follow Your Arrow,” a song that she co-wrote with Clark and Shane McNally. It initially caused a stir because of its lyrics, “kiss lots of boys / or lots of girls / if that’s something you’re into,” but became a success (and cemented Musgraves as an LGBTQ ally).

But Musgraves’ hit, with its explicit reference to queerness, is an outlier. In a 2018 interview with Out, “Kacey Musgraves is ‘Pissed Off’ Country Music Isn’t More Queer-Friendly,” the singer quoted a peer who said, “I grew up gay in a small town, and country music has always felt like a big party that I wasn’t invited to.” Many LGBTQ people still find the overall landscape of country music to be one of exclusion.

Carlile has always, to me, felt like the exception to this. Her country roots may seem at odds with other aspects of her life, but in reality it adds a complexity to her artistry that parallels the diversity of experiences in the LGBTQ community. I first saw her perform live at a small, acoustic event in 2011. I was in college, had come out the year before, and, like many young queer people, was constantly searching for representation in all forms of media. I appreciated Carlile’s queerness long before I understood my own; knowing that her music stemmed from lived experiences that I could relate to on a different level made it all the more meaningful.

And while she is admittedly not one to “make a spectacle” of her queerness, as she told the LA Times in 2009, it is not something she’s shied away from in talking about its influence on her music. A recent interview with NPR stated that Carlile “bent and broke Americana and folk stereotypes as an openly gay woman with outspoken progressive politics", and referenced how her absolving the pastor who refused to baptize her as a teen because of her sexuality played a role in the album’s construction. In 2015, a three-part documentary series was filmed during Carlile’s Pin Drop Tour, and her wife and daughter were seen along for the ride. When I saw her perform earlier this year in Toronto, she prefaced the heart-wrenching “Party of One” with an anecdote about her marriage and kids.

As subtle as her queerness may be in Carlile’s music, there is a comfort in these moments that reminds LGBTQ listeners that you can live openly and still create the content you want to create. With By The Way, I Forgive You, it felt like she managed to bring the candid honesty of her live shows into the recording booth, the breadth of her experiences finally coming to the forefront. And it’s because of this that her recent Grammy nods feel like an overdue victory.

In the recent interview with Billboard, Carlile spoke to how queer musicians who have paved the way, like K.D. Lang and Freddie Mercury, “have been parodied for being gay through the course of their career,” and how the presence of so many women and LGBTQ people in this year’s Grammy nominations is a testament to how far we’ve come since their time. She told Billboard that “being recognized by the Grammy’s was such a far-fetched concept,” and these nominations are “a dream come true.” When she spoke to Rolling Stone, she said that the nods are “the closest to anything mainstream that’s ever happened to me…and it’s happened for the most personal and exposing record I’ve made.”

Carlile’s music has always felt like a safe haven, a musical space for, to borrow from Hannah Gadsby, the quiet gays to go and live through heartbreak, loss, and joy. So while some people may find Carlile’s nominations “unexpected,” they come as welcome validation for those familiar with her music. When all is said and done, a queer woman who can nail a country ballad as quick as a rock anthem is the most nominated woman of the 61st annual Grammy Awards, and that’s pretty freakin’ cool.

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The 2019 Grammy Nominations List Is Full Of Surprises

It’s the most wonderful time of year to be a music fan. On Friday, Dec. 7, the full list of 2019 Grammy nominees was announced by Alessia Cara, Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monáe, and Zane Lowe. And even though the big event won’t air until Feb. 10, 2019 on CBS, seeing so many of your favorite artists vying for trophies is enough to get anyone excited for what’s sure to be an amazing night for the music industry. (And, no, you’re not imagining things, there are more nominees in the major categories than usual this time around. The Grammys officially increased the number of nominees from five to eight in the Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist categories.)

As usual there are plenty of infuriating snubs and cheer-worthy nominees, even with the expanded number of nods in the major categories. It’s important to remember that, no matter what, the Grammys are a night of celebration for the entire industry. Even if your favorite artist didn’t make the cut, this is one award show that truly is unmissable thanks to the promise of unforgettable performances. Keep that in mind as you peruse the full list of 2019 Grammys nominations.

Album Of The Year

  • Invasion of Privacy — Cardi B
  • By the Way, I Forgive You — Brandi Carlile
  • Scorpion — Drake
  • H.E.R. — H.E.R.
  • Beerbongs & Bentleys — Post Malone
  • Dirty Computer — Janelle Monae
  • Golden Hour — Kacey Musgraves
  • Black Panther: The Album — Featuring Kendrick Lamar

Record Of The Year

  • "I Like It" — Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin
  • "The Joke" — Brandi Carlile
  • "This is America" — Childish Gambino
  • "God’s Plan" — Drake
  • "Shallow" — Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
  • "All The Stars" — Kendrick Lamar & SZA
  • "Rockstar" — Post Malone featuring 21 Savage
  • "The Middle" — Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey

Song Of The Year

  • "All The Stars" — Kendrick Lamar & SZA
  • "Boo’d Up" — Ella Mai
  • "God’s Plan" — Drake
  • "In My Blood" — Shawn Mendes
  • "The Joke" — Brandy Carlile
  • "The Middle" — Zedd & Maren Morris
  • "Shallow" — Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
  • "This Is America" — Childish Gambino

Best New Artist

  • Chloe x Halle
  • Luke Combs
  • Greta Van Fleet
  • H.E.R.
  • Dua Lipa
  • Margo Price
  • Bebe Rexha
  • Jorja Smith

Best Pop Solo Performance

  • "Colors" — Beck
  • "Havana (Live)" — Camila Cabello
  • "God Is A Woman" — Ariana Grande
  • "Joanne (Where Do You Think You’re Goin’?)" — Lady Gaga
  • "Better Now" — Post Malone

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

  • "Fall In Line" — Christina Aguilera Featuring Demi Lovato
  • "Don’t Go Breaking My Heart" — Backstreet Boys
  • "’S Wonderful" — Tony Bennett & Diana Krall
  • "Shallow" — Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
  • "Girls Like You" — Maroon 5 Featuring Cardi B
  • "Say Something" — Justin Timberlake Featuring Chris Stapleton
  • "The Middle" — Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

  • Love Is Here To Stay — Tony Bennett & Diana Krall
  • My Way — Willie Nelson
  • Nat "King" Cole & Me —Gregory Porter
  • Standards (Deluxe) — Seal
  • The Music…The Mem’ries…The Magic! — Barbra Streisand

Best Pop Vocal Album

  • Camila Camila — Cabello
  • Meaning of Life — Kelly Clarkson
  • Sweetener — Ariana Grande
  • Shawn Mendes — Shawn Mendes
  • Beautiful Trauma — P!nk
  • Reputation — Taylor Swift

Best Dance Recording

  • "Northern Soul" — Above & Beyond Featuring Richard Bedford
  • "Ultimatum" — Disclosure Featuring Fatoumata Diawara
  • "Losing It" — Fisher
  • "Electricity" — Silk City & Dua Lipa Featuring Diplo & Mark Ronson
  • "Ghost Voices" — Virtual Self

Best Dance/Electronic Album

  • Singularity — Jon Hopkins
  • Woman Worldwide — Justice
  • Treehouse — Sofi Tukker
  • Oil Of Every Pearl’s Un-Insides — SOPHIE
  • Lune Rougeto — KiMONSTA

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

  • The Emancipation Procrastination — Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah
  • Steve Gadd Band — Steve Gadd Band
  • Modern Lore — Julian Lage
  • Laid Back — Marcus Miller
  • Protocol 4 — Simon Phillips

Best Rock Performance

  • "Four Out Of Five" — Arctic Monkeys
  • "When Bad Does Good" — Chris Cornell
  • "Made An America" — THE FEVER 333
  • "Highway Tune" — Greta Van Fleet
  • "Uncomfortable" — Halestorm

Best Metal Performance

  • "Condemned To The Gallows" — Between The Buried And Me
  • "Honeycomb" — Deafheaven
  • "Electric Messiah" — High On Fire
  • "Betrayer" — Trivium
  • "On My Teeth" — Underoath

Best Rock Song

  • "Black Smoke Rising" — Greta Van Fleet
  • "Jumpsuit" — Twenty One Pilots
  • "Mantra" — Bring Me The Horizon
  • "MASSEDUCTION" — St. Vincent
  • "Rats" — Ghost

Best Rock Album

  • Ranier Fog — Alice In Chains
  • M A N I A — Fall Out Boy
  • Prequelle — Ghost
  • From The Fires — Greta Van Fleet
  • Pacific Daydream — Weezer

Best Rap Performance

  • "Be Careful" — Cardi B
  • "Nice For What" — Drake
  • "King’s Dead" — Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future & James Blake
  • "Bubblin" — Anderson .Paak
  • "Sicko Mode" — Travis Scott, Drake, Big Hawk & Swae Lee –

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

  • "Like I Do" — Christina Aguilera ft. Goldlink
  • "Pretty Little Fears" — 6LACK ft. J. Cole
  • "This Is America" — Childish Gambino
  • "All The Stars" — Kendrick Lamar & SZA
  • "Rockstar" — Post Malone ft. 21 Savage

Best Rap Song

  • "God’s Plan" — Drake
  • "King’s Dead" — Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future & James Blake
  • "Lucky You" — Eminem
  • "Sicko Mode" — Travis Scott, Drake, Big Hawk & Swae Lee
  • "Win" — Jay Rock ft. Kendrick Lamar

Best Rap Album

  • Invasion of Privacy — Cardi B
  • Swimming — Mac Miller
  • Victory Lap — Nipsey Hussle
  • Daytona — Pusha-T
  • Astroworld — Travis Scott

Best R&B Performance

  • "Long As I Live" — Toni Braxton
  • "Summer" — The Carters
  • "Y O Y" — Lalah Hathaway
  • "Best Part" — H.E.R. Featuring Daniel Caesar
  • "First Began" — PJ Morton

Best Traditional R&B Performance

  • "Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand" — Leon Bridges
  • "Don’t Fall Apart on Me Tonight" — Betty LaVette
  • "Honest" — MAJOR.
  • "How Deep Is Your Love" — PJ Morton Featuring Yebba
  • "Made for Love" — Charlie Wilson Featuring Lalah Hathaway

Best R&B Song

  • "Boo’d Up" — Ella Mai
  • "Come Through and Chill"— Miguel Featuring J. Cole & Salaam Remi
  • "Feels Like Summer" — Childish Gambino
  • "Focus" — H.E.R.
  • "Long As I Live" — Toni Braxton

Best Urban Contemporary Album

  • Everything Is Love — The Carters
  • The Kids Are Alright — Chloe x Halle
  • Chris Dave And The Drumhedz — Chris Dave And The Drumhedz
  • War & Leisure — Miguel
  • Ventriloquism — Meshell Ndegeocello

Best R&B Album

  • Sex & Cigarettes — Toni Braxton
  • Good Thing — Leon Bridges
  • Honestly — Lalah Hathaway
  • H.E.R. — H.E.R.
  • Gumbo Unplugged (Live) — PJ Morton

Best Country Solo Performance

  • "Wouldn’t It Be Great?" — Loretta Lynn
  • "Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters" — Maren Morris
  • "Butterflies" — Kacey Musgraves
  • "Millionaire" — Chris Stapleton
  • "Parallel Line" — Keith Urban

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

  • "Shoot Me Straight" — Brothers Osborne
  • "Tequila" — Dan + Shay
  • "When Someone Stops Loving You" — Little Big Town
  • "Dear Hate" — Maren Morris Featuring Vince Gill
  • "Meant To Be" — Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line

Best Country Song

  • "Break Up In The End" — Cole Swindell
  • "Dear Hate" — Maren Morris Featuring Vince Gill
  • "I Lived It" — Blake Shelton
  • "Space Cowboy" — Kacey Musgraves
  • "Tequila" — Dan + Shay
  • "When Someone Stops Loving You" — Little Big Town

Best Country Album

  • Unapologetically — Kelsea Ballerini
  • Port Saint Joe — Brothers Osborne
  • Girl Going Nowhere — Ashley McBryde
  • Golden Hour — Kacey Musgraves
  • Volume 2 — Chris Stapleton

Best New Age Album

  • Hiraeth — Lisa Gerrard & David Kuckhemann
  • Beloved — Snatam Kaur
  • Opium Moon — Opium Moon
  • Molecules Of Motion — Steve Roach
  • Moku Maluhia – Peaceful Island — Jim Kimo West

Best Improvised Jazz Solo

  • "Some of That Sunshine" — Regina Carter, soloist, Track from: Some Of That Sunshine (Karrin Allyson)
  • "Don’t Fence Me In" — John Daversa, soloist, Track from: American Dreamers: Voices Of Hope, Music Of Freedom (John Daversa Big Band Featuring DACA Artists)
  • "We See" — Fred Hersch, soloists
  • "De-Dah" — Brad Mehldau, soloist, Track from: Seymour Reads The Constitution! (Brad Mehldau Trio)
  • "Cadenas" — Miguel Zenón, soloist, Track from: Yo Soy La Tradición (Miguel Zenón Featuring Spektral Quartet)

Best Jazz Vocal Album

  • My Mood Is You — Freddy Cole
  • The Questions — Kurt Elling
  • The Subject Tonight Is Love — Kate McGarry With Keith Ganz & Gary Versace
  • If You Really Want — Raul Midón With The Metropole Orkest Conducted By Vince Mendoza
  • The Window — Cécile McLorin Salvant

Best Jazz Instrumental Album

  • Diamond Cut — Tia Fuller
  • Live In Eurpoe — Fred Hersch Trio
  • Seymour Reads The Constitution! — Brad Mehldau Trio
  • Still Dreaming — Joshua Redman, Ron Miles, Scott Colley & Brian Blade
  • Emanon — The Wayne Shorter Quartet

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

  • All About That Bassie — The Count Basie Orchestra Directed By Scotty Barnhart
  • American Dreamers: Voices Of Hope, Music Of Freedom — John Daversa Big Band Featuring DACA Artists
  • Presence — Orrin Evans And The Captain Black Big Band
  • All Can Work — John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble
  • Barefood Dances And Other Visions — Jim McNeely & The Frankfurt Radio Big Band

Best Latin Jazz Album

  • Heart Of Brazil — Eddie Daniels
  • Back To The Sunset — Dafnis Prieto Big Band
  • West Side Story Reimagined — Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band
  • Cinque — Villafranca
  • Yo Soy La Tradicion — Miguel Zenón Featuring Spektral Quartet

Best Gospel Performance/Song

  • "You Will Win" — Jekalyn Carr
  • "Won’t He Do It" — Koryn Hawthorne
  • "Never Alone" — Tori Kelly Featuring Kirk Franklin
  • "Cycles" — Jonathan McReynolds Featuring DOE
  • "A Great Work" — Brian Courtney Wilson

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

  • "Reckless Love" — Cory Asbury
  • "You Say" — Lauren Daigle
  • "Joy." — for KING & COUNTRY
  • "Grace Got You" — MercyMe
  • "Known" — Tauren Wells

Best Gospel Album

  • One Nation Under God" — Jekalyn Carr
  • Hiding Place — Tori Kelly
  • Make Room — Jonathan McReynolds
  • The Other Side — The Walls Group
  • A Great Work — Brian Courtney Wilson

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

  • Look Up Child — Lauren Daigle
  • Hallelujah Here Below — Elevation Worship
  • Living With A Fire — Jesus Culture
  • Surrounded — Michael W. Smith
  • Survivor: Live From Harding Prison — Zach Williams

Best Roots Gospel Album

  • Unexpected — Jason Crabb
  • Clear Skies — Ernie Haase & Signature Sound
  • Favourites: Revisited By Request — The Isaacs
  • Still Standing — The Martins
  • Love Love Love — Gordon Mote

Best Latin Pop Album

  • Prometo — Pablo Alboran
  • Sincera — Claudia Brant
  • Musas (Un Homenaje Al Folclore Latinoamericano En Manos De Los Macorinos), Vol. 2 — Natalia Lafourcade
  • 2:00 AM — Raquel Sofía
  • Vives — Carlos Vives

Best Latin Rock, Urban or Alternative Album

  • Claroscura — Aterciopelados
  • COASTCITY — COASTCITY
  • Encanto Tropical — Monsieur Periné
  • Gourmet — Orishas
  • Aztlan — Zoé

Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)

  • Primero Soy Mexicana — Angela Aguilar
  • Mitad Y Mitad — Calibre 50
  • Totalmente Juan Gabriel Vol. II — Aida Cuevas
  • Cruzando Borders — Los Texmaniacs
  • Leyendas De Mi Pueblo — Mariachi Sol De Mexico De Jose Hernandez
  • ¡Mexico Por Siempre! — Luis Miguel

Best Tropical Latin Album

  • Pa’ Mi Gente —Charlie Aponte
  • Legado — Formell Y Los Van Van
  • Orquesta Akokan — Orquesta Akokán
  • Ponle Actitud — Felipe Peláez
  • Anniversary — Spanish Harlem Orchestra

Best American Roots Performance

  • "Kick Rocks" — Sean Ardoin
  • "Saint James Infirmary Blues" — Jon Batiste
  • "The Joke" — Brandi Carlile
  • "All On My Mind" — Anderson East
  • "Last Man Standing" — Willie Nelson

Best American Roots Song

  • "All The Trouble" — Lee Ann Womack
  • "Build A Bridge" — Mavis Staples
  • "The Joke" — Brandi Carlile
  • "Knockin On Your Screen Door" — John Prine
  • "Summer’s End" — John Prine

Best Americana Album

  • By The Way, I Forgive You — Brandi Carlile
  • Things Have Changed — Bettye LaVette
  • The Tree Of Forgiveness — John Prine
  • The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone — Lee Ann Womack
  • One Drop Of Truth — The Wood Brothers

Best Bluegrass Album

  • Portraits In Fiddles — Mike Barnett
  • Sister Sadie II — Sister Sadie
  • Rivers And Roads — Special Consensus
  • The Travelin’ McCourys — The Travelin’ McCourys
  • North Of Despair — Wood & Wire

Best Traditional Blues Album

  • Something Smells Funky ‘Roudn Here — Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio
  • Benton County Relic — Cedric Burnside
  • The Blues Is Alive And Well — Buddy Guy
  • No Mercy In This Land — Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite
  • Don’t You Feel My Leg (The Naughty Bawdy Blues Of Blue Lu Barker) — Maria Muldaur

Best Contemporary Blues Album

  • Please Don’t Be Dead — Fantastic Negrito
  • Here In Babylon — Teresa James And The Rhythm Tramps
  • Cry No More — Danielle Nicole
  • Out Of The Blues — Boz Scaggs
  • Victor Wainwright And The Train — Victor Wainwright And The Train

Best Folk Album

  • Whistle Down The Wind — Joan Baez
  • Black Cowboys — Dom Flemons
  • Rifles & Rosary Beads — Mary Gauthier
  • Weed Garden — Iron & Wine
  • All Ahore — Punch Brothers

Best Regional Roots Music Album

  • Kreole Rock And Soul — Sean Ardoin
  • Spyboy — Cha Wa
  • Aloha From Na Hoa — Na Hoa
  • Noa ‘Ane’i — Kalani Pe’a
  • Mewasinsational – Cree Round Dance Songs — Young Spirit

Best Reggae Album

  • As The World Turns — Black Uhuru
  • Reggae Forever — Etana
  • Rebellion Rises — Ziggy Marley
  • A Matter Of Time — Protoje
  • 44/876 — Sting & Shaggy

Best World Music Album

  • Deran — Bombino
  • Fenfo — Fatoumata Diawara
  • Black Times — Seun Kuti & Egypt 80
  • Freedom — Soweto Gospel Choir
  • The Lost Songs Of World War II — Yiddish Glory

Best Children’s Album

  • All The Sounds — Lucy Kalantari & The Jazz Cats
  • Building Blocks — Tim Kubart
  • Falu’s Bazaar — Falu
  • Giants Of Science — The Pop Ups
  • The Nation Of Imagine — Frank & Deane

Best Spoken Word Album

  • Accesstory To War (Neil Degrasse Tyson & Avis Lang) — Courtney B. Vance
  • Calypso — David Sedaris
  • Creative Quest — Questlove
  • Father – A Journey For All — Jimmy Carter
  • The Last Black Unicorn — Tiffany Haddish

Best Comedy Album

  • Annihilation — Patton Oswalt
  • Equanimity & The Bird Revelation — Dave Chappelle
  • Noble Ape — Jim Gaffigan
  • Standup For Drummers — Fred Armisen
  • Tamborine — Chris Rock

Best Musical Theater Album

  • The Band’s Visit — Original Broadway Cast
  • Carousel — 2018 Broadway Cast
  • Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert — Original Television Cast
  • My Fair Lady — 2018 Broadway Cast
  • Once On This Island — New Broadway Cast

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media

  • Call Me By Your Name — Various Artists
  • Deadpool 2 — Various Artists
  • The Greatest Showman — Various Artists
  • Lady Bird — Various Artists
  • Stranger Things — Various Artists

Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media

  • Black Panther — Ludwig Göransson, composer
  • Blade Runner 2049 — Benjamin Wallfisch & Hans Zimmer, composers
  • Coco — Michael Giacchino, composer
  • The Shape Of Water — Alexandre Desplat, composer
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi — John Williams, composer

Best Song Written For Visual Media

  • "All The Stars" — Kendrick Lamar & SZA, Track from: Black Panther
  • "Mystery Of Love" — Sufjan Stevens, Track from: Call Me By Your Name
  • "Remember Me" — Miguel Featuring Natalia Lafourcade, Track from: Coco
  • "Shallow" — Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper, Track from: A Star Is Born
  • "This Is Me" — Keala Settle & The Greatest Showman Ensemble, Track from: The Greatest Showman

Best Instrumental Composition

  • "Blut Und Boden (Blood And Soil)" — Terence Blanchard
  • "Chrysalis" — Kittel & Co.
  • "Infinity War" — Alan Silvestri
  • "Mine Mission" — John Powell & John Williams
  • "The Shape Of Water" — Alexandre Desplat

Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella

  • "Batman Theme (TV)" — Randy Waldman Featuring Wynton Marsalis
  • "Change The World" — Take 6
  • "Madrid Finale" — John Powell
  • "The Shape Of Water" — Alexandre Desplat
  • "Stars And Stripe Forever" — John Daversa Big Band Featuring DACA Artists

Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals

  • "It Was A Very Good Year" — Willie Nelson
  • "Jolene" — Dan Pugach
  • "Mona Lisa" — Gregory Porter
  • "Nina" — Magos Herrera & Brooklyn Rider
  • "Spiderman Theme" — Randy Waldman Featuring Take 6 & Chris Potter

Best Recording Package

  • Be The Cowboy — Mitski
  • Love Yourself: Tear — BTS)
  • MASSEDUCTION — St. Vincent
  • The Offering — The Chairman
  • Well Kept Thing — Foxhole

Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package

  • Appetite For Destruction (Locked N’ Loaded Box) — Guns N’ Roses
  • I’ll Be Your Girl — The Decemberists
  • Pacific Northwest ’73-’74: The Complete Recordings — Grateful Dead
  • Squeeze Box: The Complete Works Of "Weird Al" Yankovic — "Weird Al" Yankovic)
  • Too Many Bad Habits — Johnny Nicholas

Best Album Notes

  • Alpine Dreaming: The Helvetia Records Story, 1920-1924 — Various Artists
  • 4 Banjo Songs, 1891-1897: Foundational Recordings Of America’s Iconic Instrument — Charles A. Asbury
  • The 1960 Time Sessions — Sonny Clark Trio
  • The Product Of Our Souls: The Sound And Sway Of James Reese Europe’s Society Orchestra — Various Artists
  • Trouble No More: The Bootleg Series Vol. 13 / 1979-1981 (Deluxe Edition) — Bob Dylan
  • Voices Of Mississippi: Artists And Musicians Documented By William Ferris — Various Artists

Best Historical Album

  • Any Other Way — Jackie Shane
  • At The Louisiana Hayride Tonight — Various Artists
  • Battleground Korea: Songs And Sounds Of America’s Foregotten War — Various Artists
  • A Rhapsody In Blue — The Extraordinary Life Of Oscar Levant — Oscar Levant
  • Voices Of Mississippi: Artists And Musicians Documented By William Ferris — Various Artists

Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

  • All The Things That I Did And All The Things That I Didn’t Do — The Milk Carton Kids
  • Colors — Beck
  • Earthtones — Bahamas
  • Head Over Heels — Chromeo
  • Voicenotes — Charlie Puth

Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical

  • BOI-1DA
  • LARRY KLEIN
  • LINDA PERRY
  • KANYE WEST
  • PHARRELL WILLIAMS

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