Sunday 20 September, 2020

2019 Grammy Awards nominees have been announced

A list of nominees in the top categories at the 61th annual Grammy Awards, announced on Friday by The Recording Academy.


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" (Kendrick Lamar)


Record of the year

"I Like It" (Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin)

"The Joke" (Brandi Carlile)

"This Is America" (Childish Gambino)

"God's Plan," (Drake)

"Shallow," Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

"All the Stars," (Kendrick Lamar and SZA)

"Rockstar" (Post Malone and 21 Savage)

"The Middle" Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey


Song of the year (songwriter's award)

"Boo'd Up" (Ella Mai, DJ Mustard, Larrance Dopson and Joelle James) 

"In My Blood" (Shawn Mendes, Teddy Geiger, Scott Harris and Geoffrey Warburton)

"The Joke" (Brandi Carlile, Dave Cobb, Phil Hanseroth and Tim Hanseroth)

"This Is America," Childish Gambino and Ludwig Goransson

"God's Plan," (Drake, Noah "40" Shebib, Boi-1Da, Daveon Jackson, Brock Korsan and Ron LaTour)

"Shallow" (Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Anthony Rossomando and Andrew Wyatt)

"All the Stars" (Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Al Shuckburgh, Mark Spears and Anthony Tiffith)

"The Middle" (Zedd, Grey, Sarah Aarons, Jordan K. Johnson, Stefan Johnson and Marcus Lomax


Best new artist

Chloe x Halle

Luke Combs

Greta Van Fleet


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 and Demi Lovato) 

"Don't Go Breaking My Heart" (Backstreet Boys) 

"'S Wonderful" (Tony Bennett and Diana Krall)

"Shallow" (Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper)

"Girls Like You" (Maroon 5 and Cardi B)

"Say Something" (Justin Timberlake and Chris Stapleton) 

"The Middle" (Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey)


Best pop vocal album 

"Camila" (Camila Cabello) 

"Meaning of Life" (Kelly Clarkson) 

"Sweetener" (Ariana Grande)

"Shawn Mendes" (Shawn Mendes)

"Beautiful Trauma," Pink; "Reputation," Taylor Swift.


Best traditional pop vocal album

"Love Is Here to Stay" (Tony Bennett and 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 dance/electronic album

"Singularity" (Jon Hopkins) 

"Woman Worldwide" (Justice) 

"Treehouse," (Sofi Tukker)

"Oil of Every Pearl's Un-Insides" (SOPHIE) 

"Lune Rouge" (TOKiMONSTA)


Best rock album

"Rainier Fog" (Alice In Chains)

"Mania" (Fall Out Boy)

"Prequelle" (Ghost)

"From the Fires" (Greta Van Fleet)

"Pacific Daydream" (Weezer)


Best alternative music album

"Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino" (Arctic Monkeys)

"Colors" (Beck)

"Utopia" (Bjork)

"American Utopia" (David Byrne)

"Masseduction" (St. Vincent)


Best urban contemporary album

"Everything Is Love" (The Carters: Beyonce and Jay-Z)

"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 rap album

"Invasion of Privacy" (Cardi B)

"Swimming" (Mac Miller)

"Victory Lap" (Nipsey Hussle) 

"Daytona" (Pusha T)

"Astroworld" (Travis Scott)


Best country album

"Unapologetically" (Kelsea Ballerini)

"Port Saint Joe" (Brothers Osborne)

"Girl Going Nowhere" (Ashley McBryde)

"Golden Hour" (Kacey Musgraves)

"From A Room: Volume 2" (Chris Stapleton)


Best jazz vocal album

"My Mood Is You" (Freddy Cole)

"The Questions" (Kurt Elling)

"The Subject Tonight Is Love" (Kate McGarry With Keith Ganz and Gary Versace)

"If You Really Want" (Raul Midon With The Metropole Orkest Conducted By Vince Mendoza)

"The Window" (Cecile McLorin Salvant)


Best jazz instrumental album

"Diamond Cut" (Tia Fuller)

"Live In Europe" (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 compilation soundtrack for visual media 

"Call Me By Your Name" 

"Deadpool 2" 

"The Greatest Showman"

"Lady Bird"

"Stranger Things"


Producer of the year, non-classical 


Larry Klein

Linda Perry

Kanye West

Pharrell Williams


Best music video

"Apes--t" (The Carters)

"This Is America" (Childish Gambino)

"I'm Not Racist" (Joyner Lucas)

"PYNK" (Janelle Monae)

"MUMBO JUMBO" (Tierra Whack)


Best music film

"Life In 12 Bars" (Eric Clapton)

"Whitney" (Whitney Houston) 

"Quincy" (Quincy Jones)

"Itzhak" (Itzhak Perlman)

"The King" (Elvis Presley)

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