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2020 GRAMMY Awards Nominations Announced

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The nominees for the 62nd GRAMMY Awards have been revealed, time to let the debates begin.

With the eligibility dates running from October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019, the Recording Academy have compiled their lists of who had the best art. Lizzo leads the way with eight nominations, followed by Lil Nas X with six. J. Cole and Lucky Daye received four nods each, while the late great Nipsey Hussle racked up 3 nominations as well.

Check out the list of nominations for Hip-Hop/R&B related awards and/or acts. Tune in to the GRAMMYs next year on January 26th at the Staples Center.

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 ft. Billy Ray Cyrus
“Truth Hurts” – Lizzo
“Sunflower” – Post Malone & Swae Lee

Album of the Year

i,i – Bon Iver
Norman F*cking 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 – Lizzo
Father Of The Bride – Vampire Weekend

Song of the Year

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

Best New Artist

Billie Eilish
Yola
ROSALÍA
Tank and The Bangas
Black Pumas
Lizzo
Lil Nas X
Maggie Rogers

Best R&B Performance

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

Best Traditional R&B Performance

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

Best R&B Song

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

Best Urban Contemporary Album

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

Best R&B Album

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

Best Rap Performance

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

Best Rap/Sung Performance

“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

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

Best Rap Album

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

2 comments on “2020 GRAMMY Awards Nominations Announced

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