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Grammy Award nominees unveiled as Justin Bieber, others bag eight nominations each

Grammy Award nominees unveiled as Justin Bieber, others bag eight nominations each

Record Academy has announced nominees for the 64th Grammy award in January 2022.

The 2022 Grammy Awards will take place in Los Angeles on Monday, January 31.

Justin Bieber, Doja Cat and H.E.R. had eight nominations each, and Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo are close behind with seven.

18-year-old Rodrigo got nominated in four big categories: ‘record of the year, Album of the year, song of the year and best new artist for her viral hit “Drivers License”

Lil Nas X also got away with five nominations alongside Brandi Carlile, Bruno Mars and Anderson.

Recording Academy revealed the nominations for the 64th Grammys show during its second-annual virtual livestream event on Tuesday from the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles.

Here’s the list of major categories with nominees;

Record of the Year

ABBA – I Still Have Faith in You


Jon Batiste – Freedom


Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga – I Get a Kick Out of You


Justin Bieber, Daniel Cesar, Giveon – Peaches


Brandi Carlile – Right on Time


Doja Cat, SZA – Kiss Me More


Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever


Lil Nas X – Montero (Call Me by Your Name)


Olivia Rodrigo – Drivers License


Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open

Album of the Year

We Are – Jon Batiste


Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga – Love for Sale


Justin Bieber – Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe)


Doja Cat – Planet Her (Deluxe)


Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever


H.E.R. – Back of My Mind


Lil Nas X – Montero


Olivia Rodrigo – Sour


Taylor Swift – Evermore


Kanye West – Donda

Song of the Year

Ed Sheeran – Bad Habits


Alicia Keys, Brandi Carlile – A Beautiful Noise


Olivia Rodrigo – Drivers License


H.E.R. – Fight for You


Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever


Doja Cat, SZA – Kiss Me More


Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open


Lil Nas X – Montero (Call Me by Your Name)


Justin Bieber, Daniel Cesar, Giveon – Peaches


Brandi Carlile – Right on Time

Best New Artist

Arooj Aftab


Jimmie Allen


Baby Keem


Finneas


Glass Animals


Japanese Breakfast


The Kid Laroi


Arlo Parks


Olivia Rodrigo


Saweetie

Best Pop Solo Performance

Justin Bieber – Anyone


Brandi Carlile – Right on Time


Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever


Ariana Grande – Positions


Olivia Rodrigo – Drivers License

Best Pop Vocal Album

Justin Bieber – Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe)


Doja Cat – Planet Her (Deluxe)


Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever


Ariana Grande – Positions


Olivia Rodrigo – Sour

Best R&B Performance

Snoh Aalegra – Lost You


Justin Bieber, Daniel Cesar, Giveon – Peaches


H.E.R. – Damage


Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open


Jazmine Sullivan – Pick Up Your Feelings

Best R&B Song

H.E.R. – Damage


SZA – Good Days


Giveon – Heartbreak Anniversary


Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open


Jazmine Sullivan – Pick Up Your Feelings

Best R&B Album

Snoh Aalegra – Temporary Highs in the Violet Skies


Jon Batiste – We Are


Leon Bridges – Gold-Diggers Sound


H.E.R. – Back of My Mind


Jazmine Sullivan – Heaux Tales

Best Rap Performance

Baby Keem, Kendrick Lamar – Family Ties


Cardi B – Up


J. Cole, 21 Savage & Morray – My Life


Drake, Future, Young Thug – Way Too Sexy


Megan Thee Stallion – Thot Shit

Best Rap Album

J. Cole – The Off-Season


Drake – Certified Lover Boy


Nas – King’s Disease 2


Tyler, the Creator – Call Me If You Get Lost


Kanye West – Donda

Best Rap Song

DMX, Jay-Z, Nas – Bath Salts


Saweetie, Doja Cat – best Friend


Baby Keem, Kendrick Lamar – Family Ties


Kanye West, Jay-Z – Jail


J. Cole, 21 Savage & Morray – My Life

Best Reggae Album

Etana – Pamoja


Gramps Morgan – Positive Vibration


Sean Paul – Live N Livin


Jesse Royal – Royal Soja – Beauty in the Silence


Spice – 10

Best Global Music Album

Rocky Dawuni – Voice of Bunbon Vol. 1.


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Angélique Kidjo – Mother Nature


Femi Kuti, Made Kuti – Legacy +


Wizkid – Made in Lagos: Deluxe Edition

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