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Grammy Nominations 2022: Full List of Nominees

Although it feels like the 2021 Grammy Awards happened just yesterday, the 64th GRAMMY Awards season has begun! The nominations for music’s biggest night of the year have been announced! The 64th GRAMMY Awards show will be broadcast live from the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles and the nominations Livestream for the award show went live from the GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles.

Two brand-new categories have been introduced for the 2022 GRAMMYs Awards show – ‘Best Global Music Performance (Global Music Field)’ and ‘Best Música Urbana Album (Latin Music Field)’ bringing the total current number of GRAMMY Award categories to 86.

Morgan Enos, Staff Writer at GRAMMY.com wrote, “There have been some major changes behind the scenes at the Recording Academy to ensure that the GRAMMY Awards rules and guidelines are transparent and equitable. These changes go into effect immediately for the 64th GRAMMY Awards.”

“This is a new Academy, one that is driven to action and that has doubled down on the commitment to meeting the needs of the music community,” Recording Academy CEO Harvey Mason jr. said in April. Harvey added: “While change and progress are key drivers of our actions, one thing will always remain — the GRAMMY Award is the only peer-driven and peer-voted recognition in music. We are honored to work alongside the music community year-round to further refine and protect the integrity of the Awards process.”

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Other changes include – the elimination of the nominations review committees in general and genre fields, voters voting in fewer categories, and the craft categories have been realigned.

Justin Bieber, Doja Cat, and H.E.R. received eight nominations each at the 64th GRAMMY Awards. Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo are close behind with seven nods while Lil Nas X has five nominations.

Newcomer Olivia Rodrigo, an 18-year-old actor whose debut was beyond impressive, bagged seven nominations. The star launched her musical career early this year with the viral smash “Drivers License.” Rodrigo is nominated in all of the general field (a.k.a. “Big Four”) categories – ‘Record Of The Year’, ‘Album Of The Year’, ‘Song Of The Year’, and ‘Best New Artist’.

Find the nominees for the 64th Grammy Awards below –

Record of the Year

  1. ABBA – I Still Have Faith in You
  2. Jon Batiste – Freedom
  3. Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga – I Get a Kick Out of You
  4. Justin Bieber, Daniel Cesar, Giveon – Peaches
  5. Brandi Carlile – Right on Time
  6. Doja Cat, SZA – Kiss Me More
  7. Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever
  8. Lil Nas X – Montero (Call Me by Your Name)
  9. Olivia Rodrigo – Drivers License
  10. Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open

 

Album of the Year

  1. We Are – Jon Batiste
  2. Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga – Love for Sale
  3. Justin Bieber – Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe)
  4. Doja Cat – Planet Her (Deluxe)
  5. Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever
  6. H.E.R. – Back of My Mind
  7. Lil Nas X – Montero
  8. Olivia Rodrigo – Sour
  9. Taylor Swift – Evermore
  10. Kanye West – Donda

 

Song of the Year

  1. Ed Sheeran – Bad Habits
  2. Alicia Keys, Brandi Carlile – A Beautiful Noise
  3. Olivia Rodrigo – Drivers License
  4. H.E.R. – Fight for You
  5. Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever
  6. Doja Cat, SZA – Kiss Me More
  7. Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open
  8. Lil Nas X – Montero (Call Me by Your Name)
  9. Justin Bieber, Daniel Cesar, Giveon – Peaches
  10. Brandi Carlile – Right on Time

 

Best New Artist

  1. Arooj Aftab
  2. Jimmie Allen
  3. Baby Keem
  4. Finneas
  5. Glass Animals
  6. Japanese Breakfast
  7. The Kid Laroi
  8. Arlo Parks
  9. Olivia Rodrigo
  10. Saweetie

 

Best Pop Solo Performance

  1. Justin Bieber – Anyone
  2. Brandi Carlile – Right on Time
  3. Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever
  4. Ariana Grande – Positions
  5. Olivia Rodrigo – Drivers License

 

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

  1. Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga – I Get a Kick Out of You
  2. Justin Bieber, Benny Blanco – Lonely
  3. BTS – Butter
  4. Coldplay – Higher Power
  5. Doja Cat, SZA – Kiss Me More

 

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

  1. Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga – Love for Sale
  2. Norah Jones – ’Til We Meet Again (Live)
  3. Tori Kelly – A Tori Kelly Christmas
  4. Ledisi – Ledisi Sings Nina
  5. Willie Nelson – That’s Life
  6. Dolly Parton – A Holly Dolly Christmas

 

Best Pop Vocal Album

  1. Justin Bieber – Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe)
  2. Doja Cat – Planet Her (Deluxe)
  3. Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever
  4. Ariana Grande – Positions
  5. Olivia Rodrigo – Sour

 

Best Dance/Electronic Recording

  1. Afrojack & David Guetta – Hero
  2. Ólafur Arnalds, Bonobo – Loom
  3. James Blake – Before
  4. Bonobo, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs – Heartbreak
  5. Caribou – You Can Do It
  6. Rüfüs du Sol – Alive
  7. Tiësto – the Business

 

Best Dance/Electronic Album

  1. Black Coffee – Subconsciously
  2. Illenium – Fallen Embers
  3. Major Lazer – Music Is The Weapon (Reloaded)
  4. Marshmello – Shockwave
  5. Sylvan Esso – Free Love
  6. Ten City – Judgement

 

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

  1. Randy Brecker, Eric Marienthal – Double Dealin’
  2. Rachel Eckroth – The Garden
  3. Taylor Eigsti – Tree Falls
  4. Steve Gadd Band – At Blue Note Tokyo
  5. Mark Lettieri – Deep: The Baritone Sessions, Vol. 2

 

Best Rock Performance

  1. AC/DC – Shot in the Dark
  2. Black Pumas – Know You Better (Live From Capitol Studio A)
  3. Chris Cornell – Nothing Compares 2 U
  4. Deftones – Ohms
  5. Foo Fighters – Making a Fire

 

Best Metal Performance

  1. Deftones – Genesis
  2. Dream Theater – The Alien
  3. Gojira – Amazonia
  4. Mastodon – Pushing the Tides
  5. Rob Zombie – The Triumph of King Freak (A Crypt of Preservation and Superstition)

 

Best Rock Song

  1. Weezer – All My Favorite Songs
  2. Kings of Leon – The Bandit
  3. Mammoth WVH – Distance
  4. Paul McCartney – Find My Way
  5. Foo Fighters – Waiting on a War

 

Best Rock Album

  1. AC/DC – Power Up
  2. Black Pumas – Capitol Cuts – Live From Studio A
  3. Chris Cornell – No One Sings Like You Anymore Vol. 1
  4. Foo Fighters – Medicine at Midnight
  5. Paul McCartney – McCartney III

 

Best Alternative Music Album

  1. Fleet Foxes – Shore
  2. Halsey – If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power
  3. Japanese Breakfast – Jubilee
  4. Arlo Parks – Collapsed in Sunbeams
  5. St. Vincent – Daddy’s Home

 

Best R&B Performance

  1. Snoh Aalegra – Lost You
  2. Justin Bieber, Daniel Cesar, Giveon – Peaches
  3. H.E.R. – Damage
  4. Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open
  5. Jazmine Sullivan – Pick Up Your Feelings

 

Best Traditional R&B Performance

  1. Jon Batiste – I Need You
  2. BJ the Chicago Kid, PJ Morton, Kenyon Dixon, Charlie Bereal – Bring It on Home
  3. Leon Bridges, Robert Glasper – Born Again
  4. H.E.R. – Fight for You
  5. Lucky Dave, Yebba – How Much Can a Heart Take

 

Best R&B Song

  1. H.E.R. – Damage
  2. SZA – Good Days
  3. Giveon – Heartbreak Anniversary
  4. Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open
  5. Jazmine Sullivan – Pick Up Your Feelings

 

Best Progressive R&B Album

  1. Eric Bellinger – New Light
  2. Cory Henry – Something to Say
  3. Hiatus Kaiyote – Mood Valiant
  4. Lucky Daye – Table for Two
  5. Terrace Martin, Robert Glasper, 9th Wonder & Kamasi Washington – Dinner Party: Desert
  6. Masego – Studying Abroad: Extended Stay

 

Best R&B Album

  1. Snoh Aalegra – Temporary Highs in the Violet Skies
  2. Jon Batiste – We Are
  3. Leon Bridges – Gold-Diggers Sound
  4. H.E.R. – Back of My Mind
  5. Jazmine Sullivan – Heaux Tales

 

Best Rap Performance

  1. Baby Keem, Kendrick Lamar – Family Ties
  2. Cardi B – Up
  3. J. Cole, 21 Savage & Morray – ​​My Life
  4. Drake, Future, Young Thug – Way Too Sexy
  5. Megan Thee Stallion – Thot Shit

 

Best Melodic Rap Performance

  1. J. Cole, Lil Baby – Pride Is the Devil
  2. Doja Cat – Need to Know
  3. Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – Industry Baby
  4. Tyler, the Creator Featuring YoungBoy Never Broke Again, Ty Dolla $ign – WusYaName
  5. Kanye West, The Weekend, Lil Baby – Hurricane

 

Best Rap Song

  1. DMX, Jay-Z, Nas – Bath Salts
  2. Saweetie, Doja Cat – best Friend
  3. Baby Keem, Kendrick Lamar – Family Ties
  4. Kanye West, Jay-Z – Jail
  5. J. Cole, 21 Savage & Morray – ​​My Life

 

Best Rap Album

  1. J. Cole – The Off-Season
  2. Drake – Certified Lover Boy
  3. Nas – King’s Disease II
  4. Tyler, the Creator – Call Me If You Get Lost
  5. Kanye West – Donda

 

Best Country Solo Performance

  1. Luke Combs – Forever After All
  2. Mickey Guyton – Remember Her Name
  3. Jason Isbell – All I Do Is Drive
  4. Kacey Musgraves – Camera Roll
  5. Chris Stapleton – You Should Probably Leave

 

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

  1. Jason Aldean, Carrie Underwood – If I Didn’t Love You
  2. Brothers Osborne – Younger Me
  3. Dan + Shay – Glad You Exist
  4. Ryan Hurd, Maren Morris – Chasing After You
  5. Elle King, Miranda Lambert – Drunk (And I Don’t Wanna Go Home)

 

Best Country Song

  1. Maren Morris – Better Than We Found It
  2. Kacey Musgraves – Camera Roll
  3. Chris Stapleton – Cold
  4. Thomas Rhett – Country Again
  5. Walker Hayes – Fancy Like
  6. Mickey Guyton – Remember Her Name

 

Best Country Album

  1. Brothers Osborne – Skeletons
  2. Mickey Guyton – Remember Her Name
  3. Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall, Jack Ingram – The Marfa Tapes
  4. Sturgill Simpson – The Ballad of Dood & Juanita
  5. Chris Stapleton – Starting Over

 

Best New Age Album

  1. Will Ackerman, Jeff Oster, Tom Eaton – Brothers
  2. Stewart Copeland, Ricky Kej – Divine Tides
  3. Wouter Kellerman, David Arkenstone – Pangaea
  4. Opium Moon – Night + Day
  5. Laura Sullivan – Pieces of Forever

 

Best Latin Pop or Urban Album

  1. Pablo Alborán – Vértigo
  2. Paula Arenas – Mis Amores
  3. Ricardo Arjona – Hecho A La Antigua
  4. Camilo – Mis Manos
  5. Alex Cuba – Mendó
  6. Selena Gomez – Revelación

 

Best American Roots Performance

  1. Jon Batiste – Cry
  2. Billy Strings – Love and Regret
  3. The Blind Boys of Alabama and Bela Fleck – I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to be Free
  4. Brandy Clark Featuring Brandi Carlile – Same Devil
  5. Allison Russell – Nightflyer

 

Best American Roots Song

  1. Rhiannon Giddens, Francesco Turrisi – Avalon
  2. Valerie June Featuring Carla Thomas – Call Me a Fool
  3. Jon Batiste – Cry
  4. Yola – Diamond Studded Shoes
  5. Allison Russell – Nightflyer

 

Best Americana Album

  1. Jackson Browne – Downhill From Everywhere
  2. John Hiatt with the Jerry Douglas Band – Leftover Feelings
  3. Los Lobos – Native Sons
  4. Allison Russell – Outside Child
  5. Yola – Stand for Myself

 

Best Bluegrass Album

  1. Billy Strings – Renewal
  2. Béla Fleck – My Bluegrass Heart
  3. The Infamous Stringdusters – A Tribute to Bill Monroe
  4. Sturgill Simpson – Cuttin’ Grass Vol. 1 (Butcher Shoppe Sessions)
  5. Rhonda Vincent – Music Is What I See

 

Best Traditional Blues Album

  1. Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite – 100 Years of Blues
  2. Blues Traveler – Traveler’s Blues
  3. Cedric Burnside – I Be Trying
  4. Guy Davis – Be Ready When I Call You
  5. Kim Watson – Take Me Back

 

Best Contemporary Blues Album

  1. The Black Keys Featuring Eric Deaton and Kenny Brown – Delta Kream
  2. Joe Bonamassa – Royal Tea
  3. Shemekia Copeland – Uncivil War
  4. Steve Cropper – Fire It Up
  5. Christone “Kingfish” Ingram – 662

 

Best Folk Album

  1. Mary Chapin Carpenter – One Night Lonely (Live)
  2. Tyler Childers – Long Violent History
  3. Madison Cunningham – Wednesday (Extended Edition)
  4. Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi – They’re Calling Me Home
  5. Sarah Jarosz – Blue Heron Suite

 

Best Regional Roots Music Album

  1. Sean Ardoin and Kreole Rock and Soul – Live in New Orleans!
  2. Big Chief Monk Boudreaux – Bloodstains and Teardrops
  3. Chia Wa – My People
  4. Corey Ledet Zydaco – Corey Ledet Zydaco
  5. Kalani Pe’a – Kau Ka Pe’a

 

Best Reggae Album

  1. Etana – Pamoja
  2. Gramps Morgan – Positive Vibration
  3. Sean Paul – Live N Livin
  4. Jesse Royal – Royal Soja – Beauty in the Silence
  5. Spice – 10

 

Best Global Music Performance

  1. Arooj Aftab – Mohabbat
  2. Angelique Kidjo and Burna Boy – Do Yourself
  3. Femi Kuti – Pà Pá Pà
  4. Yo-Yo Ma and Angelique Kidjo – Blewu
  5. WizKid Featuring Tems – Essence

 

Best Global Music Album

  1. Rocky Dawuni – Voice of Bunbon Vol. 1.
  2. Daniel Ho & Friends – East West Players Presents: Daniel Ho & Friends Live in Concert
  3. Angélique Kidjo – Mother Nature
  4. Femi Kuti, Made Kuti – Legacy +
  5. Wizkid – Made in Lagos: Deluxe Edition

 

Best Children’s Music Album

  1. 123 Andrés – Actívate
  2. 1 Tribe Collective – All One Tribe
  3. Pierce Freelon – Black to the Future
  4. Falu – A Colorful World
  5. Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band – Crayon Kids

 

Best Recording Package

  1. Reckless Kelly – American Jackpot / American Girls
  2. Nick Cave, Warren Ellis – Carnage
  3. 2nd Generation Falangao Singing Group, the Chairman Crossover Big Band – Pakelang
  4. Matt Berninger – Serpentine Prison
  5. Soul of Ears – Zeta

 

Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

  1. The Marías – Cinema
  2. Yebba – Dawn
  3. Low – Hey What
  4. Tony Bennet, Lady Gaga – Love for Sale
  5. Pino Palladino, Blake Mills – Notes With Attachments

 

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

  1. Jack Antonoff
  2. Rogét Chahayed
  3. Mike Elizondo
  4. Hit-Boy
  5. Ricky Reed

 

Best Remixed Recording

  1. Soul II Soul – Back to Life (Booka T Kings of Soul Satta Dub)
  2. Papa Roach – Born for Greatness (Cymek Remix)
  3. K. D. Lang – Constant Craving (Fashionably Late Remix)
  4. Zedd, Griff – Inside Out (3Scape Drm Remix)
  5. Demi Lovato, Ariana Grande – Met Him Last Night (Dave Audé Remix)
  6. Deftones – Passenger (Mike Shinoda Remix)
  7. PVA – Talks (Mura Masa Remix)

 

Best Immersive Audio Album (63rd Grammy)

  1. Stemmeklang – Bolstad: Tomba Sonora
  2. Booka Shade – Dear Future Self (Dolby Atmos Mixes)
  3. Tove Ramio-Ystad, Cantus – Fryd
  4. Alain Mallet – Mutt Slang II: A Wake of Sorrows Engulfed in Rage
  5. Jim R. Keene, the United States Army Field Band – Soundtrack of the American Soldier

 

Best Immersive Audio Album

  1. Alicia Keys – Alicia
  2. Patricia Barber – Clique
  3. Harry Styles – Fine Line
  4. Steven Wilson – The Future Bites
  5. Anne Karin Sundal-Ask, Det Norske Jentekor – Stille Grender

 

Best Engineered Album, Classical

  1. Sérgio Assad, Clarice Assad, Third Coast Percussion – Archetypes
  2. Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax – Beethoven Cello Sonatas: Hope Amid Tears
  3. Manfred Honeck, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra – Beethoven Symphony No. 9
  4. Chanticleer – Chanticleer Sings Christmas
  5. Gustavo Dudamel, Fernando Malvar-Ruiz, Luke McEndarfer, Robert Istad, Grant Gershon, Los Angeles Children’s
  6. Chorus, Los Angeles Master Chorale, National Children’s Chorus, Pacific Chorale, Los Angeles Philharmonic –
  7. Mahler: Symphony No. 8, Symphony of a Thousand

 

Best Music Video

  1. AC/DC – Shot in the Dark
  2. Jon Batiste – Freedom
  3. Tony Bennet, Lady Gaga – I Get a Kick Out of You
  4. Justin Bieber, Daniel Cesar – Peaches
  5. Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever
  6. Lil Nas X – Montero (Call Me by Your Name)

 

Best Music Film

  1. Bo Burnham – Inside
  2. David Byrne – David Byrne’s American Utopia
  3. Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever (A Love Letter to Los Angeles)
  4. Jimi Hendrix – Music, Money, Madness…Jimi Hendrix in Maui
  5. Various Artists – Summer of Soul
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