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The 2021 Grammy nominations are in! (See full list)

Beyonce Leads 2021 Grammy Nominations, Burna and Wizkid nominated too!

Here’s the 63rd – 2021 Grammy nominations list!


Mark your calendars for January 31, the date which was chosen by The Recording Academy chose for the prestigious event.

We’re hoping the ceremony will be a momentous occasion rather than one beefed up by virtual appearances. Trevor Noah will be the host.

Checkout all the 63rd – 2021 Grammy Nominations below;


1 Album of the Year

  • Jhené Aiko, Chilombo
  • Black Pumas, Black Pumas (Deluxe)
  • Coldplay, Everyday Life
  • Jacob Collier, Djesse Vol. 3
  • HAIM, Women in Music Pt. III
  • Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
  • Post Malone, Hollywood’s Bleeding
  • Taylor Swift, Folklore

2 Record of the Year

  • Beyoncé “Black Parade”
  • Black Pumas “Colors”
  • DaBaby f/ Roddy Ricch “Rockstar”
  • Doja Cat “Say So”
  • Billie Eilish “Everything I Wanted”
  • Dua Lipa “Don’t Start Now”
  • Post Malone “Circles”
  • Megan Thee Stallion f/ Beyoncé “Savage Remix”

3 Song of the Year

  • Beyoncé “Black Parade”
  • Roddy Ricch “The Box”
  • Taylor Swift “Cardigan”
  • Post Malone “Circles”
  • Dua Lipa “Don’t Start Now”
  • Billie Eilish “Everything I Wanted”
  • H.E.R. “I Can’t Breathe”
  • JP Saxe f/ Julia Michaels “If the World Was Ending”

4 Best New Artist

  • Ingrid Andress
  • Phoebe Bridgers
  • Chika
  • Noah Cyrus
  • D Smoke
  • Doja Cat
  • Kaytranada
  • Megan Thee Stallion

5 Best Rap Performance

  • Big Sean f/ Nipsey Hussle “Deep Reverence”
  • DaBaby “Bop”
  • Jack Harlow “What’s Poppin”
  • Lil Baby “The Bigger Picture”
  • Megan Thee Stallion f/ Beyoncé “Savage Remix”
  • Pop Smoke “Dior”

6 Best Melodic Rap Performance

  • DaBaby f/ Roddy Ricch “Rockstar”
  • Drake f/ Lil Durk “Laugh Now Cry Later”
  • Anderson .Paak “Lockdown”
  • Roddy Ricch “The Box”
  • Travis Scott “Highest in the Room”

7 Best Rap Song

  • Lil Baby “The Bigger Picture”
  • Roddy Ricch “The Box”
  • Drake f/ Lil Durk “Laugh Now Cry Later”
  • DaBaby f/ Roddy Ricch “Rockstar”
  • Megan Thee Stallion f/ Beyoncé “Savage Remix”

8 Best Rap Album

  • D Smoke, Black Habits
  • Freddie Gibbs and The Alchemist, Alfredo
  • Jay Electronica, A Written Testimony
  • Nas, King’s Disease
  • Royce da 5’9″, The Allegory

9 Best R&B Performance

  • Jhené Aiko f/ John Legend “Lightning & Thunder”
  • Beyoncé “Black Parade”
  • Jacob Collier f/ Ty Dolla Sign and Mahalia “All I Need”
  • Brittany Howard “Goat Head”
  • Emily King “See Me”

10 Best Traditional R&B Performance

  • The Baylor Project f/ Jean Baylor and Marcus Baylor “Sit on Down”
  • Chloe x Halle “Wonder What She Thinks of Me”
  • Mykal Kilgore “Let Me Go”
  • Ledisi “Anything for You”
  • Yebba “Distance”

11 Best R&B Song

  • Robert Glasper f/ H.E.R. and Meshell Ndegeocello “Better Than I Imagined”
  • Beyoncé “Black Parade”
  • Tiana Major9 & EarthGang “Collide”
  • Chloe x Halle “Do It”
  • Skip Marley and H.E.R. “Slow Down”

12 Best Progressive R&B Album

  • Jhené Aiko, Chilombo
  • Chloe x Halle, Ungodly Hour
  • Free Nationals, Free Nationals
  • Robert Glasper, Fuck Yo Feelings
  • Thundercat, It Is What It Is

13 Best R&B Album

  • Ant Clemons, Happy 2 Be Here
  • Givēon, Take Time
  • Luke James, To Feel Love/D
  • John Legend, Bigger Love
  • Gregory Porter, All Rise

14 Best Pop Solo Performance

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

15 Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

  • J Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny, and Tainy “Un Dia (One Day)”
  • Justin Bieber f/ Quavo “Intentions”
  • BTS “Dynamite”
  • Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande “Rain on Me”
  • Taylor Swift f/ Bon Iver “Exile”

16 Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

  • Burt Bacharach and Daniel Tashian, Blue Umbrella
  • Harry Connick, Jr., True Love: A Celebration of Cole Porter
  • James Taylor, American Standard
  • Rufus Wainwright, Unfollow the Rules
  • Renée Zellweger, Judy

17 Best Pop Vocal Album

  • Justin Bieber, Changes
  • Lady Gaga, Chromatica
  • Dua Lipa, Future Nostalgia
  • Harry Styles, Fine Line
  • Taylor Swift, Folklore

18 Best Dance Recording

  • Diplo and Sidepiece “On My Mind”
  • Disclosure f/ Aminé and Slowthai “My High”
  • Flume f/ Toro y Moi “The Difference”
  • Jayda G “Both of Us”
  • Kaytranada f/ Kali Uchis “10%”

19 Best Dance/Electronic Album

  • Arca, Kick I
  • Baauer, Planet’s Mad
  • Disclosure, Energy
  • Kaytranada, Bubba
  • Madeon, Good Faith

20 Best Remixed Recording

  • Phil Good “Do You Ever?” (RAC remix)
  • Deadmau5 “Imaginary Friends” (Morgan Page remix)
  • Jasper Street Co. “Praying for You” (Louie Vega remix)
  • SAINt JHN “Roses” (Imanbek remix)
  • Bazzi “Young & Alive” (Haywyre remix)

21 Best Rock Performance

  • Fiona Apple “Shameika”
  • Big Thief “Not”
  • Phoebe Bridgers “Kyoto”
  • HAIM “The Steps”
  • Brittany Howard “Stay High”
  • Grace Potter “Daylight”

22 Best Metal Performance

  • Bodycount “Bum-Rush”
  • Code Orange “Underneath”
  • In This Moment “The In-Between”
  • Poppy “Bloodmoney”
  • Power Trip “Executioner’s Tax (Swing of the Ax)” Live

23 Best Rock Song

  • Phoebe Bridgers “Kyoto”
  • Tame Impala “Lost in Yesterday”
  • Big Thief “Not”
  • Fiona Apple “Shameika”
  • Brittany Howard “Stay High”

24 Best Rock Album

  • Fontaines D.C., A Hero’s Death
  • Michael Kiwanuka, Kiwanuka
  • Grace Potter, Daylight
  • Sturgill Simpson, Sound & Fury
  • The Strokes, The New Abnormal

25 Best Alternative Music Album

  • Fiona Apple, Fetch the Bolt Cutters
  • Beck, Hyperspace
  • Phoebe Bridgers, Punisher
  • Brittany Howard, Jaime
  • Tame Impala, The Slow Rush

26 Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

  • Jack Antonoff
  • Dan Auerbach
  • Dave Cobb
  • Flying Lotus
  • Andrew Watt

27 Best Music Video

  • Beyoncé “Brown Skin Girl” (Beyoncé Knowles-Carter and Jenn Nkiru, video directors; Lauren Baker, Astrid Edwards, Nathan Scherrer, and Erinn Williams, video producers)
  • Future f/ Drake “Life Is Good” (Julien Christian Lutz, video director; Harv Glazer, video producer)
  • Anderson .Paak “Lockdown” (Dave Meyers, video director; Nathan Scherrer, video producer)
  • Harry Styles “Adore You” (Dave Meyers, video director; Nathan Scherrer, video producer)
  • Woodkid “Goliath” (Yoann Lemoine, video director)

28 Best Music Film

  • Beastie Boys, Beastie Boys Story (Spike Jonze, video director; Amanda Adelson, Jason Baum and Spike Jonze, video producers)
  • Beyoncé, Black Is King
  • Freestyle Love Supreme, We Are Freestyle Love Supreme (Andrew Fried, video director; Andrew Fried, Jill Furman, Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sarina Roma, Jenny Steingart, and Jon Steingart, video producers)
  • Linda Ronstadt, Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice (Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, video directors; Michele Farinola and James Keach, video producers)
  • ZZ Top, That Little Ol’ Band From Texas (Sam Dunn, video director; Scot McFadyen, video producer)

29 Best Country Solo Performance

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

30 Best Country Duo/Group Performance

  • Brothers Osborne “All Night”
  • Dan + Shay and Justin Bieber “10,000 Hours”
  • Lady A, “Ocean”
  • Little Big Town “Sugar Coat”
  • Old Dominion “Some People Do”

31 Best Country Song

  • Miranda Lambert “Bluebird”
  • Maren Morris “The Bones”
  • The Highwomen “Crowded Table”
  • Ingrid Andress “More Hearts Than Mine”
  • Old Dominion “Some People Do”

32 Best Country Album

  • Ingrid Andress, Lady Like
  • Brandy Clark, Your Life Is a Record
  • Miranda Lambert, Wildcard
  • Little Big Town, Nightfall
  • Ashley McBryde, Never Will

33 Best Latin Pop or Urban Album

  • Bad Bunny, YHLQMDLG
  • Camilo, Por Primera Vez
  • Kany García, Mesa Para Dos
  • Ricky Martin, Pausa
  • Debi Nova, 3:33

34 Best Latin Rock or Alternative Album

  • Bajofondo, Aura
  • Cami, Monstruo
  • Cultura Profética, Sobrevolando
  • Fito Páez, La Conquista del Espacio
  • Lido Pimienta, Miss Colombia

35 Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)

  • Alejandro Fernández, Hecho en México
  • Lupita Infante, La Serenata
  • Natalia Lafourcade, Un Canto por México, Vol. 1
  • Mariachi Sol De Mexico De Jose Hernandez, Bailando Sones y Huapangos Con el Mariachi Sol de México de José Hernández
  • Christian Nodal, AYAYAY!

36 Best Tropical Latin Album

  • José Alberto “El Ruiseñor,” Mi Tumbao
  • Edwin Bonilla, Infinito
  • Jorge Celedón & Sergio Luis, Sigo Cantando al Amor (Deluxe)
  • Grupo Niche, 40
  • Víctor Manuelle, Memorias de Navidad

37 Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

  • Cody Carnes, Run to the Father
  • Hillsong Young & Free, All of My Best Friends
  • We the Kingdom, Holy Water
  • Tauren Wells, Citizen of Heaven
  • Kanye West, Jesus Is King

38 Best Reggae Album

  • Buju Banton, Upside Down 2020
  • Skip Marley, Higher Place
  • Maxi Priest, It All Comes Back to Love
  • Toots and the Maytals, Got to Be Tough
  • The Wailers, One World

39 Best Global Music Album

  • Antibalas, Fu Chronicles
  • Burna Boy, Twice as Tall
  • Bebel Gilberto, Agora
  • Anoushka Shankar, Love Letters
  • Tinariwen, Amadjar

40 Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling)

  • Acid For The Children: A Memoir, Flea
  • Alex Trebek – The Answer Is…, Ken Jennings
  • Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth, Rachel Maddow
  • Catch and Kill, Ronan Farrow
  • Charlotte’s Web (E.B. White), Meryl Streep (& Full Cast)

41 Best Comedy Album

  • Tiffany Haddish, Black Mitzvah
  • Patton Oswalt, I Love Everything
  • Jim Gaffigan, The Pale Tourist
  • Bill Burr, Paper Tiger
  • Jerry Seinfeld, 23 Hours to Kill

42 Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

  • A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (Various Artists)
  • Bill & Ted Face the Music (Various Artists)
  • Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (Various Artists)
  • Frozen 2 (Various Artists)
  • Jojo Rabbit (Various Artists)

43 Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

  • Max Richter, Ad Astra
  • Kamasi Washington, Becoming
  • Hildur Guðnadóttir, Joker
  • Thomas Newman, 1917
  • John Williams, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

44 Best Song Written for Visual Media

  • Taylor Swift “Beautiful Ghosts” (Cats)
  • Brandi Carlile – Carried Me with You (Onward)
  • Idina Menzel f/ Aurora “Into the Unknown” (Frozen 2)
  • Billie Eilish “No Time to Die” (No Time to Die)
  • Cynthia Erivo “Stand Up” (Harriet)

45 Best Recording Package

  • Coldplay, Everyday Life (Pilar Zeta, art director)
  • Lil Wayne, Funeral (Kyle Goen art director)
  • Grouplove, Healer (Julian Gross and Hannah Hooper, art directors)
  • Caspian, On Circles (Jordan Butcher, art director)
  • Desert Sessions, Vols. 11 & 12 (Doug Cunningham and Jason Noto, art directors)

46 Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

  • Devon Gilfillian, Black Hole Rainbow (Shawn Everett and Ivan Wayman, engineers; Bob Ludwig, mastering engineer)
  • Katie Pruitt, Expectations (Gary Paczosa & Mike Robinson, engineers; Paul Blakemore, mastering engineer)
  • Beck, Hyperspace (Drew Brown, Andrew Coleman, Shawn Everett, Serban Ghenea, David Greenbaum, Jaycen Joshua, and Mike Larson, engineers; Randy Merrill, mastering engineer)
  • Brittany Howard, Jaime (Shawn Everett, engineer; Shawn Everett, mastering engineer)
  • Sierra Hull, 25 Trips (Shani Gandhi and Gary Paczosa, engineers; Adam Grover, mastering engineer)

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