JAY-Z en Kendrick Lamar grootste kanshebbers tijdens de 2018 Grammy’s


Op 28 januari worden voor de zestigste keer de Grammy’s uitgereikt en zojuist zijn de genomineerden bekend gemaakt. Jay-Z keerde dit jaar terug met zijn nieuwe album 4:44 en is maar liefst acht keer genomineerd. Ook Kendrick Lamar doet het goed met zeven nominaties. Check de volledige lijst hieronder.

Record Of The Year
(Award to the Artist and to the Producer(s), Recording Engineer(s) and/or Mixer(s) and mastering engineer(s), if other than the artist.)

• Redbone – Childish Gambino

• Despacito – Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber

• The Story Of O.J. – JAY-Z

• HUMBLE. – Kendrick Lamar

• 24K Magic – Bruno Mars

Album Of The Year
(Award to Artist(s) and to Featured Artist(s), Songwriter(s) of new material, Producer(s), Recording Engineer(s), Mixer(s) and Mastering Engineer(s) credited with at least 33% playing time of the album, if other than Artist.)

• “Awaken, My Love!” – Childish Gambino

• 4:44 – JAY-Z

• DAMN. – Kendrick Lamar

• Melodrama – Lorde

• 24K Magic – Bruno Mars

Song Of The Year
(A Songwriter(s) Award. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)

• Despacito

• 4:44

• Issues

• 1-800-273-8255

• That’s What I Like

Best New Artist
(An artist will be considered for Best New Artist if their eligibility year release/s achieved a breakthrough into the public consciousness and notably impacted the musical landscape.)

• Alessia Cara

• Khalid

• Lil Uzi Vert

• Julia Michaels

• SZA

Best R&B Performance
(For new vocal or instrumental R&B recordings.)

• Get You – Daniel Caesar Featuring Kali Uchis

• Distraction – Kehlani

• High – Ledisi

• That’s What I Like – Bruno Mars

• The Weekend – SZA

Best Traditional R&B Performance
(For new vocal or instrumental traditional R&B recordings.)

• Laugh And Move On – The Baylor Project

• Redbone – Childish Gambino

• What I’m Feelin’ – Anthony Hamilton Featuring The Hamiltones

• All The Way – Ledisi

• Still – Mali Music

Best R&B Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)

• First Began – PJ Morton

• Location – Khalid

• Redbone – Childish Gambino

• Supermodel -SZA

• That’s What I Like – Bruno Mars

Best Urban Contemporary Album
(For albums containing at least 51% playing time of newly recorded contemporary vocal tracks derivative of R&B.)

• Free 6LACK – 6LACK

• “Awaken, My Love!” – Childish Gambino

• American Teen – Khalid

• Ctrl – SZA

• Starboy – The Weeknd

Best R&B Album
(For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new R&B recordings.)

• Freudian – Daniel Caesar

• Let Love Rule – Ledisi

• 24K Magic – Bruno Mars

• Gumbo – PJ Morton

• Feel The Real – Musiq Soulchild

Best Rap Performance
(For a Rap performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Bounce Back – Big Sean

• Bodak Yellow – Cardi B

• 4:44 – JAY-Z

• HUMBLE. – Kendrick Lamar

• Bad And Boujee – Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert

Best Rap/Sung Performance
(For a solo or collaborative performance containing both elements of R&B melodies and Rap.)

• PRBLMS – 6LACK

• Crew – Goldlink Featuring Brent Faiyaz & Shy Glizzy

• Family Feud – JAY-Z Featuring Beyoncé

• LOYALTY. – Kendrick Lamar Featuring Rihanna

• Love Galore – SZA Featuring Travis Scott

Best Rap Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)

• Bodak Yellow – Cardi B

• Chase Me – Danger Mouse Featuring Run The Jewels & Big Boi

• HUMBLE. – Kendrick Lamar

• Sassy – Rapsody

• The Story Of O.J. – JAY-Z

Best Rap Album
(For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new rap recordings.)

• 4:44 – JAY-Z

• DAMN. – Kendrick Lamar

• Culture – Migos

• Laila’s Wisdom – Rapsody

• Flower Boy – Tyler, The Creator

Best Music Video
(Award to the artist, video director, and video producer.)

• Up All Night – Beck

• Makeba – Jain

• The Story Of O.J. – JAY-Z

• Humble. – Kendrick Lamar

• 1-800-273-8255 – Logic Featuring Alessia Cara & Khalid

28 November