Nov. 28 (UPI) — The Recording Academy introduced Tuesday the nominees for the 60th annual Grammy Awards with Jay-Z main the pack forward of Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars and Infantile Gambino.
The nominees for the highest 4 essential classes together with Album of the Yr, Document of the Yr, Track of the Yr and Greatest New Artist have been introduced on CBS This Morning by singer and songwriter Andra Day.
Album of the Yr shall be determined between Jay-Z’s four:44, DAMN from Lamar, 24Okay Magic from Mars, Awaken, My Love! from Gambino and Melodrama by Lorde.
Document of the Yr shall be between Jay-Z’s “The Story of O.J.”, Kendrick Lamar’s “HUMBLE”, Mars’ “24Okay”, Gambino’s “Redbone” and “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee that includes Justin Bieber.
Track of the Yr nominees embrace Jay-Z’s “four:44”, Julia Michaels’ “Points”, Logic with Alessia Cara and Khalid’s “1-800-273-8255”, Mars’ “That is What I Like” and Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee that includes Justin Bieber music “Despacito.”
Greatest New Artist nominees embrace Alessia Cara, Khalid, Lil Uzi Vert, Julia Michaels and SZA.
Jay-Z earned eight nominations with Lamar behind him with seven, Mars with six and Gambino, the alter ego of actor Donald Glover, netting 5 together with Khalid and producer No I.D.
The ceremony is about to be hosted by James Corden of Late Late Present fame and can happen Sunday Jan. 28 from Madison Sq. Backyard in New York Metropolis.
Adele dominated the Grammy Awards final yr along with her launch 25 incomes Album of the Yr and Greatest Pop Vocal Album. The singer gained additionally Track of the Yr, Document of the Yr and Greatest Pop Solo Efficiency for her hit single “Good day.”