Here Are the 2020 GRAMMY Nominations

Lizzo leads the pack with eight nods.

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The nominees for the 2020 GRAMMY Awards were announced this morning by hosts Alicia Keys and Bebe Rexha alongside president/CEO Deborah Dugan and Academy Chair of the Board of Trustees Harvey Mason Jr.

Leading the pack with eight nominations is American singer Lizzo, while Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X followed closely behind with six nominations each. All three musicians are first-time GRAMMY nominees. Eilish’s brother Finneas O’Connell also has five nods to his name. Along with the aforementioned artists, other notable nominees include Bon Iver, Tyler, The Creator, Thom Yorke, FKA Twigs, Beyoncé, Lana Del Rey, Rosalía, and many others.

Iver’s i,i,, Del Rey’s Norman F***ing Rockwell!, Eilish’s WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?, Ariana Grande’s thank u, next, H.E.R.’s I Used To Know Her, Lil Nas X’s 7, Lizzo’s Cuz I Love You, and Vampire Weekend’s Father Of The Bride all received nods for Album of the Year.

Check out some of the categories below and head over to grammy.com for the full list. The 62nd GRAMMY Awards will take place on January 26 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Alicia Keys will return as the ceremony’s host for the second year in a row, making her the third woman and the first female musician to host the show twice. The broadcast will air live on CBS at 7 p.m. EST.

In more music-related news, PARTYNEXTDOOR purportedly dropping new music on Friday.

Album of the Year

Bon Iver, i,i
Lana Del Rey, Norman Fucking 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 (Deluxe)
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 f/ Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road”
Lizzo, “Truth Hurts”
Post Malone and Swae Lee, “Sunflower”

Song of the Year

Lady Gaga, “Always Remember Us This Way”
Billie Eilish, “bad guy”
Tanya Tucker, “Bring My Flowers Now”
H.E.R., “Hard Place”
Taylor Swift, “Lover”
Lana Del Rey, “Norman Fucking 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 Rap Performance

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

Best Rap/Sung Performance

DJ Khaled f/ Nipsey Hussle and John Legend, “Higher”
Lil Baby and Gunna, “Drip Too Hard”
Lil Nas X, “Panini”
Mustard f/ Roddy Ricch, “Ballin’”
Young Thug f/ J. Cole and Travis Scott, “The London”

Best Rap Song

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

Best Rap Album

Dreamville, Revenge of the Dreamers III
Meek Mill, CHAMPIONSHIPS
21 Savage, I Am > I Was
Tyler, the Creator, IGOR
YBN Cordae, The Lost Boy

Best R&B Performance

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

Best Traditional R&B Performance

BJ the Chicago Kid – “Time Today”
India.Arie – “Steady Love”
Lizzo – “Jerome”
Lucky Daye – “Real Games”
PJ Morton f/ Jazmine Sullivan – “Built for Love”

Best R&B Song

H.E.R. f/ Bryson Tiller – “Could’ve Been”
Emily King – “Look At Me Now”
Chris Brown f/ Drake – “No Guidance”
Lucky Daye – “Roll Some Mo”
PJ Morton f/JoJo – “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 Pop Solo 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 f/ Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road”
Post Malone and Swae Lee – “Sunflower”
Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello – “Senorita”

Best Pop Vocal Album

Beyonce – 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 f/ Goodboys, “Piece of Your Heart”
Rüfüs Du Sol, “Underwater”
Skrillex & Boys Noize f/ Ty Dolla Sign, “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 Metal Performance

Candlemass f/ Tony Iommi – “Astorolus – The Great Octopus”
Death Angel – “Humanicide”
I Prevail – “Bow Down”
Killswitch Engaged – “Unleashed”
Tool – “7empest”

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 Album

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

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