Tag: GRAMMYS

If Lizzo Sweeps The Grammy Awards, She’ll Be Making History

When the Grammy Award nominations were announced on Wednesday morning, the biggest story was 2019 breakout star Lizzo leading the way with eight nods. The Minneapolis-proud artist received recognition in all four major general categories, including Album Of The Year (Cuz I Love You) Song Of The Year and Record Of The Year (“Truth Hurts”) […]

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Billie Eilish Hopes Ariana Grande Wins Some Grammys After Enduring ‘The Worst Year Of Her Life’

Billie Eilish has had a ground-breaking year. After the release of her acclaimed debut record When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?, Eilish embarked on world tours and headlined festivals. Her single “Bad Guy” soared to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 charts, knocking Lil Nas X out of his record-breaking No. […]

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Las Vegas Betting Odds Suggest Billie Eilish Might Win All Four Major Grammy Awards

It’s been two days since the full list of 2020 Grammy Award nominees was revealed, which means for at least the past 48 hours, people have been making their predictions about who they think will come home with what awards. The most hotly contested honors are the four major ones: Album Of The Year, Record […]

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The Biggest Hip-Hop Breakouts From The 2020 Grammy Nominations

One of the most notable stats about the Grammys is just how many iconic rappers haven’t won any. From Nas to Tupac to DMX, the list is pretty mind-boggling. Gucci Mane and Meek Mill are also surprisingly absent from the Grammy discussion before yesterday when they were finally nominated for Grammy Awards. They join a […]

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Millennials And Gen Z Are Dominating The Album Of The Year Category At The 2020 Grammys

If there’s one thing the Grammys are known for, it’s picking the wrong album. Whether it’s because the voters are older, out of touch, or just have bad taste, the predominant reaction to Grammy nominations and wins is generally frustration. Because the voters have a history of getting things wrong — selecting an off-the-wall album […]

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Why The Grammys Need To Honor Nipsey Hussle

Since Nipsey Hussle’s death on March 31, when he was shot and killed in front of his Marathon Clothing store in Los Angeles, the 33-year-old rapper’s legacy has transcended time. Neighborhood Nip continues to be memorialized and honored through his family, friends, and most importantly, his fans. In October, Steven “Steve-O” Carless, co-founder of Nipsey […]

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Rapsody Responds To Her Grammy Snub With A Poised Message Of Encouragement

Rapsody’s new album Eve was one of the highest-rated albums of the year, yet didn’t receive an acknowledgement from the Recording Academy. Many were disappointed to see the Roc Nation rapper left off the 2020 Grammy nominations list, especially after her 2017 album, Laila’s Wisdom, was nominated for a 2018 Best Rap Album Grammy. No […]

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Goldlink Thinks He, Tyler The Creator, Solange, And DaBaby Were Snubbed By The Grammys

Of the artists weighing in on their perceived snubs, Goldlink’s response was the most comprehensive, highlighting a ton of artists with standout projects from the past year. Goldlink’s album Diaspora was well-received by critics, but apparently not enough to receive a Grammy nod. However, rather than simply lamenting his own dismissal, he also took issue […]

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Here are the nominees for the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards

The nominations for the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards were announced Wednesday. Lizzo led among nominees with eight nods. It was a good morning for music industry newcomers as freshman artists Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X scored six nominations each. Alicia Keys is set to host the ceremony and was on hand to announce some […]

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Who Will Win And Who Should Win At The 2020 Grammy Awards

With the 2020 Grammy nominations emerging just hours ago, certainly the dialogue will mutate over the course of the next several months, until the awards take place on January 26. But for now, two names are (deservingly) dominating the discourse: Lizzo and Billie Eilish. Both cleaned up in nominations, with both up for all four […]

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Rosalía Makes History With Her Best New Artist Nomination At The 2020 Grammys

This morning was the announcement of the 2020 Grammy Award nominees, and there have been a number of eye-grabbing headlines that has come from the reveal. This is Lizzo’s first year being nominated and she is up for more awards than anybody thanks to her eight nominations. Nipsey Hussle earned himself three posthumous nominations. Billie […]

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These Are The Biggest Snubs Of The 2020 Grammy Nominations

As always when it comes to the announcement of the Grammy nominations for the year, for every pleasant surprise, there was at least one bitter disappointment in the bigger categories. Award show watchers both serious and casual noted the usual assortment of missed opportunities and deserving artists who got passed over, either by mis-categorization or […]

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Michelle Obama Is Nominated For A Grammy Against The Beastie Boys And John Waters

For the most part, the Grammy Awards recognize excellence in music, although it’s important to note that the awards cover kinds of recorded audio aside from music. One of the most notable categories in this regard is Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling), as it yields Grammy nominations for people you […]

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Billie Eilish Is The Youngest Artist To Be Nominated For The Four Biggest Grammy Awards

The nominees for the 2020 Grammy Awards were revealed this morning, and something that immediately stuck out about the list is the fact that it was the young and emerging artists who had the most success. Lizzo has the most nominations with eight total, and tied for second with six apiece are Lil Nas X […]

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The 2020 Grammy Nominations May Have (Sort Of) Leaked Early

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards ceremony is set to take place on January 26, 2020. Before that show hits Staples Center, though, the nominees for next year’s awards are set to be revealed, tomorrow morning (November 20). It turns out, though, that the Recording Academy may have accidentally let some info leak early, so it […]

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GRAMMYs 2020: Lizzo’s ‘Truth Hurts,’ Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ and Other Eligibility Questions, Answered

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The Hip-Hop Artists That Should Be Honored With Grammy Nominations In 2020

The 2020 Grammy nominations are coming this Wednesday. Hip-hop fans know that the Grammy committee has a tenuous history of getting it right when it comes to hip-hop (how many times can they wrong Kendrick!?), but every year is a new chance to reward the most deserving nominees. Hopefully, 2020 is a fresh start that […]

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No One, No One, No Onnnnnnnne Other Than Alicia Keys Will Be Hosting the 2020 Grammy Awards

Alicia Keys speaks onstage during the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards on February 10, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.Photo: Kevin Winter (Getty Images for The Recording Academy) It’s that time again—the biggest night in music will be kicking off the new decade with a familiar host! In a press release, the Recording Academy announced that multi-Grammy-winning […]

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Alicia Keys will return as host of 2020 Grammy Awards

Alicia Keys is hosting the Grammy Awards again next year. Her 2020 return for the 62nd Annual Grammys puts her in rare company after she became the first female to host the Awards in 14 years. Before that, the last woman was Queen Latifah in 2005. “At first, I did think last year was a […]

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Dr. Dre Will Be Honored At The 2020 Grammy Awards For His Lifetime Achievements

Dr. Dre will officially be recognized by the Recording Academy for his contributions to music at next year’s Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced Friday that their Producers & Engineers Wing Grammy Week celebration will include a tribute to the legendary producer. The event will be the official kickoff of Grammy Week along with the […]

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