Lil Durk“Lockdown,” Anderson .Paak“The Box,” Roddy Ricch“HIGHEST IN THE ROOM,” Travis Scott

Best Rap AlbumBlack Habits, D SmokeAlfredo, Freddie Gibbs & The AlchemistA Written Testimony, Jay ElectronicaKing’s Disease, NasThe Allegory, Royce Da 5’9”

Best Rap Song“The Bigger Picture,” Dominique Jones, Noah Pettigrew & Rai’shaun Williams (Lil Baby)“The Box,” Samuel Gloade & Rodrick Moore (Roddy Ricch)“Laugh Now, Cry Later,” Durk Banks, Rogét Chahayed, Aubrey Graham, Daveon Jackson, Ron LaTour & Ryan Martinez (Drake feat. Album of the YearChilombo, Jhene AikoBlack Pumas (Deluxe), Black PumasEveryday Life, ColdplayDjesse Vol. III, HaimFuture Nostalgia, Dua LipaHollywood’s Bleeding, Post MaloneFolklore, Taylor Swift

Record of the Year“Black Parade,” Beyoncé“Colors,” Black Pumas“Rockstar,” DaBaby and Roddy Ricch“Say So,” Doja Cat“Everything I Wanted,” Billie Eilish“Don’t Start Now,” Dua Lipa“Circles,” Post Malone“Savage,” Megan Thee Stallion feat. Roddy Ricch“Laugh Now, Cry Later,” Drake feat. A stacked cast including musicians Dua Lipa, Mickey Guyton, Imogen Heap, Lauren Daigle, Pepe Aguilar, Yemi Alade, and Nicola Benedetti, along with TV hosts Gayle King and Sharon Osborne, joined the Recording Academy’s interim president and CEO, Harvey Mason Jr., to reveal the nominations on a livestream on November 24. Roddy Ricch)“Savage,” Beyoncé, Shawn Carter, Brittany Hazzard, Derrick Milano, Terius Nash, Megan Pete, Bobby Session Jr., Jordan Kyle Lanier Thorpe & Anthony White (Megan Thee Stallion feat. The Recording Academy announced its nominations for the 2021 Grammy Awards this morning, on schedule as ever even during a global pandemic. Danilo PérezModern Ancestors, Carmen LundyHoly Room: Live at Alte Oper, Somi With Frankfurt Radio Big BandWhat’s The Hurry, Kenny Wahsington

Best Jazz Instrumental Albumon the tender spot of every calloused moment, Ambrose AkinmusireWaiting Game, Terri Lyne Carrington And Social ScienceHappening: Live at the Village Vanguard, Gerald ClaytonTrilogy 2, Chick Corea, Christian McBride & Brian BladeRoundagain, Redman Mehldau McBride Blade

Best Large Jazz Ensemble AlbumDialogues on Race, Gregg AugustMONK’estra Plays John Beasley, John BeasleyThe Intangible Between, Orrin Evans And The Captain Black Big BandSongs You Like A Lot, John Hollenbeck With Theo Bleckmann, Kate McGarry, Gary Versace And The Frankfurt Radio Big BandData Lords, Maria Schneider Orchestra

Best Latin Jazz AlbumTradiciones, Afro-Peruvian Jazz OrchestraFour Questions, Arturo O’Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz OrchestraCity of Dreams, Chico PinheiroViento y Tiempo: Live at Blue Note Tokyo, Gonzalo Rubalcaba & Aymée NuviolaTrane’s Delight, Poncho Sanchez

Best Gospel Performance/Song“Wonderful Is Your Name,” Melvin Crispell III“Release (Live),” David Frazier (Ricky Dillard Featuring Tiff Joy)“Come Together,” Rodney “Darkchild” Lashawn Daniels, Rodney Jerkins, Lecrae Moore & Jazz Nixon (Jerkins Presents: The Good News)“Won’t Let Go,” Travis Greene“Movin’ On,” Darryl L. Howell, Jonathan Caleb McReynolds, Kortney Jamaal Pollard & Terrell Demetrius Wilson (Jonathan McReynolds & Mali Music)“Holy Water,” Andrew Bergthold, Ed Cash, Franni Cash, Martin Cash & Scott Cash (We The Kingdom)“Famous For (I Believe),” Chuck Butler, Krissy Nordhoff, Jordan Sapp, Alexis Slifer & Tauren Wells (Tauren Wells Featuring Jenn Johnson)“There Was Jesus,” Casey Beathard, Jonathan Smith & Zach Williams (Zach Williams & Dolly Parton)

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song“The Blessing (Live),” Chris Brown, Cody Carnes, Kari Jobe Carnes & Steven Furtick (Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes & Elevation Worship)“Sunday Morning,” Denisia Andrews, Jones Terrence Antonio, Saint Bodhi, Brittany Coney, Kirk Franklin, Lasanna Harris, Shama Joseph, Stuart Lowery, Lecrae Moore & Nathanael Saint-Fleur (Lecrae Featuring Kirk Franklin)

Best Gospel Album2econd Wind: Ready, Anthony Brown & group therAPyMy Tribute, Myron ButlerChoirmaster, Ricky DillardGospel According To PJ, PJ MortonKierra, Kierra Sheard

Best Contemporary Christian Music AlbumRun To The Water, Cody CarnesAll Of My Best Friends, Hillsong Young & FreeHoly Water, We The KingdomCitizen Of Heaven, Tauren WellsJesus Is King, Kanye West

Best Roots Gospel AlbumBeautiful Day, Mark Bishop20/20, The Crabb FamilyWhat Christmas Really Means, The ErwinsCelebrating Fisk! 3, Jacob CollierWomen in Music Pt. Lil Durk)“Rockstar,” Jonathan Lyndale Kirk, Ross Joseph Portaro IV & Rodrick Moore (DaBaby feat. & Tiara Thomas (H.E.R.)“If the World Was Ending,” Julia Michaels & JP Saxe (JP Saxe & Julia Michaels)

Best New ArtistIngrid AndressPhoebe BridgersChikaNoah CyrusD SmokeDoja CatKaytranadaMegan Thee Stallion

Best R&B Performance“Lightning and Thunder,” Jhené Aiko Featuring John Legend“Black Parade,” Beyoncé“All I Need,” Jacob Collier Feat. (Louie Vega)“Roses (Imanbek Remix),” Saint JHN (Imanbek Zeikenov)“Young & Alive (Bazzi vs. Photo: Kurt Kriege/Corbis via Getty Images

If you’ve struggled to keep up with the whirlwind of music awards from the past few weeks — the CMAs, the Latin Grammys, and the AMAs, to name a few — just know it’s not letting up anytime soon. Haywire Remix),” Bazzi (Haywyre)

Best Engineered Album, Non-ClassicalBlack Hole Rainbow (Devon Gilfillian)Expectations (Katie Pruitt)Hyperspace (Beck)Jaime (Brittany Howard)25 Trips (Sierra Hull)

Best Engineered Album, ClassicalDanielpour: The Passion of YeshuaGershwin: Porgy and BessHynes: FieldsIves: Complete SymphoniesShostakovich: Symphony No. Mahalia & Ty Dolla $ign“Goat Head,” Brittany Howard“See Me,” Emily King

Best Traditional R&B Performance“Sit On Down,” The Baylor Project Featuring Jean Baylor & Marcus Baylor“Wonder What She Thinks of Me,” Chloe X Halle“Let Me Go,” Mykal Kilgore“Anything For You,” Ledisi“Distance,” Yebba

Best R&B Song“Better Than I Imagine,” Robert Glasper, Meshell Ndegeocello & Gabriella Wilson (Robert Glasper Feat. 13, ‘Babi Yar’

Producer of the Year, Non-ClassicalJack AntonoffDan AuerbachDave CobbFlying LotusAndrew Watt

Producer of the Year, ClassicalBlanton AlspaughDavid FrostJesse LewisDmitriy LipayElaine Martone

Best Music FilmBeastie Boys Story, Beastie Boys, Spike JonzeBlack Is King, BeyoncéWe Are Freestyle Love Supreme, Freestyle Love SupremeLinda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice, Linda RonstadtThat Lil Ol’ Band From Texas, ZZ Top

Best Improvised Jazz Solo“Guinevere,” Christian Scott Atunde Adjuah, track from: Axiom“Pachamama,” Regina Carter, track from: Ona (Thana Alexa)“Celia,” Gerald Clayton“All Blues” Chick Corea, track from: Trilogy 2 (Chick Corea, Christian McBride & Brian Blade)“Moe Honk,” Joshua Redman, track from: RoundAgain (Redman Mehldau McBride Blade)

Best Jazz Vocal AlbumOna, Thana AlexaSecrets Are The Best Stories, Kurt Elling Feat. (The 150th Anniversary Album), Fisk Jubilee SingersSomething Beautiful, Ernie Haase & Signature Sound

Best Latin Pop or Urban AlbumYHLQMDLG, Bad BunnyPor Primera Vez, CamiloMesa Para Dos, Kany GarcíaPausa, Ricky Martin3:33, Debi Nova

Best Latin Rock or Alternative AlbumAura, BajofondoMonstruo, CamiSobrevolando, Cultura ProféticaLa Conquista Del Espacio, Fito PaezMiss Colombia, Lido Pimienta

Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)Hecho En México, Alejandro FernándezLa Serenata, Lupita InfanteUn Canto Por Mexico, Vol.1, Natalia LafourcadeBailando Sones y Huapangos Con el Mariachi Sol de Mexica de Jose Hernandez, Mariachi Sol De Mexico De Jose HernandezAYAYAY!, Christian Nodal

Best Tropical Latin AlbumMi Tumbao, José Alberto “El Ruiseñor”Infinito, Edwin BonillaSigo Cantando Al Amor (Deluxe), Jorge Celedon & Sergio Luis40, Grupo NicheMemorias de Navidad, Víctor Manuelle

Best American Roots Performance“Colors,” Black Pumas“Deep In Love,” Bonny Light Horseman“Short and Sweet,” Brittany Howard“I’ll Be Gone,” Norah Jones & Mavis Staples“I Remember Everything,” John Prine

Best American Roots Song“Cabin,” Laura Rogers & Lydia Rogers (The Secret Sisters)“Ceiling To The Floor,” Sierra Hull & Kai Welch (Sierra Hull)“Hometown,” Sarah Jarosz“I Remember Everything,” Pat McLaughlin & John Prine (John Prine)“Man Without a Soul,” Tom Overby & Lucinda Williams (Lucinda Williams)

Best Americana AlbumOld Flowers, Courtney Marie AndrewsTerms Of Surrender, Hiss Golden MessengerWorld On The Ground, Sarah JaroszEl Dorado, Marcus KingGood Souls Better Angels, Lucinda Williams


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Best Music Video“Brown Skin Girl,” Beyoncé“Life Is Good,” Future Feat. Kali Uchis

Best Dance/Electronic AlbumKick I, ArcaPlanet’s Mad, BaauerEnergy, DisclosureBubba, KaytranadaGood Faith, Madeon

Best Country Solo Performance“Stick That In Your Country Song,” Eric Church“Who You Thought I Was,” Brandy Clark“When My Amy Prays,” Vince Gill“Black Like Me,” Mickey Guyton“Bluebird,” Miranda Lambert

Best Country Duo/Group Performance“All Night,” Brothers Osbourne“10,000 Hours,” Dan + Shay & Justin Bieber“Ocean,” Lady A“Sugar Coat,” Little Big Town“Some People Do,” Old Dominion

Best Country Song“Bluebird,” Luke Dick, Natalie Hemby & Miranda Lambert (Miranda Lambert)“The Bones,” Maren Morris, Jimmy Robbins & Laura Veltz (Maren Morris)“Crowded Table,” Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby & Lori McKenna (The Highwomen)“More Hearts Than Mine,” Ingrid Andress, Sam Ellis & Derrick Southerland (Ingrid Andress)“Some People Do,” Jesse Frasure, Shane McAnally, Matthew Ramsey & Thomas Rhett, songwriters (Old Dominion)

Best Country AlbumLady Like, Ingrid AndressYour Life is a Record, Brandy ClarkWildcard, Miranda LambertNightfall, Little Big TownNever Will, Ashley McBryde

Best New Age AlbumSongs from the Bardo, Laurie Anderson, Tenzin Choegyal & Jesse Paris SmithPeriphery, Priya DarshiniFORM//LESS, SuperpositionMore Guitar Stories, Jim “Kimo” WestMeditations, Cory Wong & Jon Batiste

Best Contemporary Instrumental AlbumAxiom, Christian Scott Atunde AdjuahChronology Of A Dream: Live at Village Vanguard, Jon BaptisteTake The Stars, Black ViolinAmericana, Grégoire Maret, Romain Collin & Bill FrisellLive At The Royal Albert Hall, Snarky Puppy

Best Remixed Recording“Do You Ever (RAC Mix),” RAC (Phil Good)“Imaginary Friends (Morgan Page Remix),” Deadmau5 (Morgan Page)“Praying for You (Louie Vega Main Remix),” Jasper Street Co. Toro y Moi“Both Of Us,” Jayda D“10%,” Kaytranada feat. Beyoncé

Song of the Year“Black Parade,” Denisia Andrews, Beyoncé, Stephen Bray, Shawn Carter, Brittany Coney, Derek James Dixie, Akil King, Kim “Kaydence” Krysiuk & Rickie “Caso” Tice (Beyoncé)“The Box,” Samuel Gloade & Rodrick Moore (Roddy Ricch)“Cardigan,” Aaron Dessner & Taylor Swift (Taylor Swift)“Circles,” Louis Bell, Adam Feeney, Kaan Gunesberk, Austin Post & Billy Walsh (Post Malone)“Don’t Start Now,” Caroline Ailin, Ian Kirkpatrick, Dua Lipa & Emily Warren (Dua Lipa)“Everything I Wanted,” Billie Eilish O’Connell & Finneas O’Connell (Billie Eilish)“I Can’t Breathe,” Dernst Emile II, H.E.R. Aminé & Slowthai“The Difference,” Flume feat. Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny, Tainy“Intentions,” Justin Bieber and Quavo“Dynamite,” BTS“Rain on me,” Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande“Exile,” Taylor Swift and Bon Iver

Best Pop Vocal AlbumChanges, Justin BieberChromatica, Lady GagaFuture Nostalgia, Dua LipaFine Line, Harry StylesFolklore, Taylor Swift

Best Traditional Pop Vocal AlbumBlue Umbrella, Burt Bacharach and Daniel TashainTrue Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter, Harry Connick Jr.American Standard, James TaylorUnfollow the Rules, Rufus WainwrightJudy, Renee Zellweger

Best Rock Performance“Shameika,” Fiona Apple“Not,” Big Thief“Kyoto,” Phoebe Bridgers“The Steps,” Haim“Stay High,” Brittany Howard“Daylight,” Grace Potter

Best Metal Performance“Bum-Rush,” Body Count“Underneath,” Code Orange“The In-Between,” In This Moment“Bloodmoney,” Poppy“Executioner’s Tax (Swing of the Axe) — Live,” Power Trip

Best Rock Song“Kyoto,” Phoebe Bridgers, Morgan Nagler, and Mashall Vore (Phoebe Bridgers)“Lost In Yesterday,” Kevin Parker (Tame Impala)“Not,” Adrianne Lenker (Big Thief)“Shameika,” Fiona Apple (Fiona Apple)“Stay High, Brittany Howard (Brittany Howard)

Best Rock AlbumA Hero’s Death, Fontaines D.C.Kiwanuka, Michael KiwanukaDaylight, Grace PotterSound & Fury, Sturgill SimpsonThe New Abnormal, The Strokes

Best Alternative AlbumHyperspace, BeckFetch the Bolt Cutters, Fiona ApplePunisher, Phoebe BridgersJaime, Brittany HowardThe Slow Rush, Tame Impala

Best Dance Recording“On My Mind,” Diplo & Sidepiece“My High,” Disclosure Feat. Drake“Lockdown,” Anderson .Paak“Adore You,” Harry Styles“Goliath,” Woodkid

Best Pop Solo Performance“Yummy,” Justin Bieber“Say So,” Doja Cat“Everything I Wanted,” Billie Eilish“Don’t Start Now,” Dua Lipa“Watermelon Sugar,” Harry Styles“Cardigan,” Taylor Swift

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance“Un Día (One Day),” J. Beyoncé“Dior,” Pop Smoke

Best Melodic Rap Performance“Rockstar,” DaBaby feat. H.E.R and Meshell Ndegeocello)“Black Parade,” Denisia Andrews, Beyoncé, Stephen Bray, Shawn Carter, Brittany Coney, Derek James Dixie, Akil King, Kim “Kaydence” Krysiuk & Rickie “Caso” Tice (Beyoncé)“Collide,” Sam Barsh, Stacey Barthe, Sonyae Elise, Olu Fann, Akil King, Josh Lopez, Kaveh Rastegar & Benedetto Rotondi (Tiana & EARTHGANG)“Do It,” Chloe Bailey, Halle Bailey, Anton Kuhl, Victoria Monét, Scott Storch & Vincent Van Den Ende (Chloe X Halle)“Slow Down,” Nasri Atweh, Badriia Bourelly, Skip Marley, Ryan Williamson & Gabriella Wilson (Skip Marley & H.E.R.)

Best Progressive R&B AlbumChilombo, Jhene AikoUngodly Hour, Chloe X HalleFree Nationals, Free NationalsF*** Yo Feelings, Robert GlasperIt Is What It Is, Thundercat

Best R&B AlbumHappy 2 Be Here, Any ClemonsTake Time, GiveonTo Feel Loved, Luke JamesBigger Love, John LegendAll Rise, Gregory Porter

Best Rap Performance“Deep Reverence,” Big Sean feat.