Grammys

2020 Grammy Award Nominees Announced

The full list of the 2020 Grammy Award nominees has been released.

Album of the Year

Bon Iver – i,i
Lana Del Rey – Norman F*cking Rockwell
Billie Eilish – When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
Ariana Grande – thank u, next
H.E.R – I Used to Know Her
Lil Nas X – 7
Lizzo – Cuz I Love You
Vampire Weekend – Father of the Bride

Record of the Year

Bon Iver – “Hey, Ma”
Billie Eilish – “Bad Guy”
Ariana Grande – “7 rings”
H.E.R. – “Hard Place”
Khalid – “Talk”
Lil Nas X – “Old Town Road”
Lizzo – “Truth Hearts”
Post Malone feat. Swae Lee – “Sunflower”

Song of the Year

Lady Gaga – “Always Remember Us This Way”
Billie Eilish – “Bad Guy”
Brandi Carlie – “Bring My Flowers Now”
H.E.R. – “Hard Place”
Taylor Swift – “Lover”
Lana Del Rey – “Norman F*cking Rockwell”
Lewis Capaldi – “Someone You Loved”
Lizzo – “Truth Hurts”

Best New Artist

Black Pumas
Billie Eilish
Lil Nas X
Lizzo
Maggie Rogers
Rosalía
Tank and the Bangas
Yola

Best Solo Pop Performance

Beyoncé – “Spirit”
Billie Eilish – “Bad Guy”
Ariana Grande – “7 rings”
Lizzo – “Truth Hurts”
Taylor Swift – “You Need to Calm Down”

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

Ariana Grande & Social House – “Boyfriend”
Jonas Brothers – “Sucker”
Lil Nas X – “Old Town Road”
Post Malone & Swae Lee – “Sunflower”
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “Señorita”

Best Pop Vocal Album

Beyoncé – The Lion King The Gift
Billie Eilish – When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
Ariana Grande – thank u, next
Ed Sheeran – No. 6 Collaborations Project
Taylor Swift – Lover

Best Dance Recording

Bonobo – “Linked”
The Chemical Brothers – “Got to Keep On”
Meduza feat. Goodboys – “Piece of Your Heart”
Rüfüs Du Sol – “Underwater”
Skrillex & Boys Noize feat. Tay Dolla $ign – “Midnight Hour”

Best Dance/Electronic Album

Apparat – LP5
The Chemical Brothers – No Geography
Flume – Hi This Is Flume
Rüfüs Du Sol – Solace
Tycho – Weather

Best Rock Performance

Bones UK – “Pretty Waste”
Gary Clark Jr. – “This Land”
Brittany Howard – “History Repeats”
Karen O and Danger Mouse – “Woman”
Rival Sons – “Too Bad”

Best Rock Song

Tool – “Fear Inoculum”
The 1975 – “Give Yourself a Try”
Vampire Weekend – “Harmony Hall”
Brittany Howard – “History Repeats”
Gary Clark Jr. – “This Land”

Best Rock Album

Bring Me the Horizon – amo
Cage the Elephant – Social Cues
The Cranberries – In the End
I Prevail – Trauma
Rival Sons – Feral Roots

Best Alternative Music Album

Big Thief – U.F.O.F.
James Blake – Assume Form
Bon Iver – i,i
Vampire Weekend – Father of the Bride
Thom Yorke – Anima

Best Metal Performance

Candlemass feat. Tony Iommi – “Astorolus – The Great Octopus”
Death Angel – “Humanicide”
I Prevail – “Bow Down”
Killswitch Engage – “Unleashed”
Tool – “7empest”

Best R&B Performance

Daniel Caesar feat. Brandy – “Love Again”
H.E.R. feat. Bryson Tiller – “Could’ve Been”
Lizzo feat. Gucci Mane – “Exactly How I Feel”
Lucky Daye – “Roll Some Mo”
Anderson .Paak feat. André 3000 – “Come Home”

Best R&B Song

H.E.R. feat. Bryson Tiller – “Could’ve Been”
Emily King – “Look At Me Now”
Chris Brown feat. Drake – “No Guidance”
Lucky Daye – “Roll Some Mo”
PJ Morton – “Say So”

Best Urban Contemporary Album

Steve Lacy – Apollo XXI
Lizzo – Cuz I Love You (Deluxe)
Georgia Anne Muldrow – Overload
NAO – Saturn
Jessie Reyez – Being Human in Public

Best R&B Album

BJ the Chicago Kid – 1123
Lucky Daye – Painted
Ella Mai – Ella Mai
PJ Morton – Paul
Anderson .Paak – Ventura

Best Rap Performance

J. Cole – “Middle Child”
DaBaby – “Suge”
Dreamville feat. J.I.D, Bas, J. Cole, EarthGang & Young Nudy – Down Bad
Nipsey Hussle feat. Roddy Ricch & Hit-Boy – “Racks in the Middle”
Offset feat. Cardi B – “Clout”

Best Rap/Sung Performance

DJ Khaled feat. Nipsey Hussle & John Legend – “Higher”
Lil Baby & Gunna – “Drip Too Hard”
Lil Nas X – Panini
Mustard feat. Roddy Ricch – “Ballin”
Young Thug feat. J. Cole & Travis Scott – “The London”

Best Rap Song

YBN Cordae feat. Chance the Rapper – “Bad Idea”
Rick Ross feat. Drake – “Gold Roses”
21 Savage feat. J. Cole – “A Lot”
Nipsey Hussle feat. Roddy Ricch & Hit-Boy – “Racks in the Middle”
DaBaby – “Suge”

Best Rap Album

J. Cole feat. Dreamville – Revenge of the Dreamers III
Meek Mill – Championships
Tyler the Creator – IGOR
21 Savage – I Am > I Was
YBN Cordae – The Lost Boy

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media

Various Artists – The Lion King The Songs
Various Artists – Once Upon A Time in Hollywood
Taron Egerton – Rocketman
Various Artists – Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse
Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper – A Star is Born

Best Comedy Album

Jim Gaffigan – Quality Time
Ellen DeGeneres – Relatable
Aziz Ansari – Right Now
Trevor Noah – Son of Patricia
Dave Chappelle – Sticks & Stones

Best Song Written For Visual Media

Randy Newman – “The Ballad of the Lonesome Cowboy”
Dolly Parton – “Girl in the Movies”
Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper – “I’ll Never Love Again”
Beyoncé – “Spirit”
Thom Yorke – “Suspirium”

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Jack Antonoff
Dan Auerbach
John Hill
Finneas O’Connell
Ricky Reed

Best Music Video

The Chemical Brothers – “We’ve Got to Try”
Gary Clark Jr. “This Land”
FKA twigs – “Cellophane”
Lil Nas X – “Old Town Road”
Tove Lo – “Glad He’s Gone”

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