• Noah Cyrus on Scoring Best New Artist Grammy Nomination: ‘I've Idolized the Show Since I Was Little'

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    On Tuesday , the Grammy nominations arrived and, as usual, they shook up the industry - especially best new artist nominee Noah Cyrus .
    Cyrus, who rarely checks her phone, says she was sleeping like a rock when her best friend woke her up to tell her that her manager was calling. Cyrus answered the call to see both Zach Kardisch and her mom, Tish, on a joint FaceTime. “I thought something was wrong,” says Cyrus, “and my mom was like, ‘Can I say it?!' and she told me I'm nominated for a Grammy.”
    Cyrus says the news felt even more special coming from her mom, who has always been her biggest...
    Read more ...


  • Buju Banton, Skip Marley Gets Grammy Nods For ‘Best Reggae Album' 2021

    1 month ago - By Urban Islandz

    The Grammys have announced the nominees for Best Reggae Album. The highly anticipated list of Grammy nominees for Best Reggae
    Read more ...


  • Who Should Perform at the 2021 Grammys? Vote!

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    The Recording Academy revealed nominations for the 2021 Grammys on Tuesday , which has Billboard wondering: Who should be tapped to perform at the awards show?
    Queen Beyoncé leads the pack with nine total, including four toward her Juneteenth single “Black Parade” and three toward her “Savage” collaboration with Megan Thee First-Time Grammy Nominee Stallion. Maybe it's time the two give the debut television performance of the Billboard Hot 100 chart-topper?
    With female indie rock and alternative acts dominating the nominations, Phoebe Bridgers could bring “Kyoto” to LA if she performed...
    Read more ...


  • First-Time Grammy Nominees For 2021 Include Fontaines D.C., BTS, Freddie Gibbs, Power Trip, & More

    1 month ago - By Stereogum

    Read more ...


  • 2021 Grammy Rock Nominations: Indie-Leaning Women Take the Lead

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    The 2021 Grammy Awards nominations were announced Tuesday via a livestream, and there's plenty to chew on in the 2021 Grammy rock categories. For the first time ever, the nominees for best rock performance are either all women or female-fronted outfits.
    Best Rock Performance
    “Shameika,” Fiona Apple
    “Not,” Big Thief
    “Kyoto,” Phoebe Bridgers
    “The Steps,” Haim
    “Stay High,” Brittany Howard
    “Daylight,” Grace Potter
    Not only is this the first time that's happened in the category's admittedly short lifespan (it debuted in 2012 as an amalgamation of now defunct categories, including best female...
    Read more ...


  • Republic Leads All Labels In Neck-and-Neck Year Among ‘Big Four' Grammy Noms

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    It's now officially Grammy season, as the Recording Academy released the nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards today. And among the Big Four categories - album of the year, record of the year, song of the year and best new artist - Republic Records led the way with the most nominations among labels, though the race was more even this year than it has been in the past.
    Post Malone and Taylor Swift led the way for Republic, with the former picking up three nominations in the Big Four (album, record and song of the year, his only three noms) and the latter with two. Just behind...
    Read more ...


  • Please Enjoy This Extremely Wholesome Video of BTS Yelling Over Their 2021 Grammy Nomination

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    BTS took to social media on Tuesday to share a video of themselves reacting to their 2021 Grammy nomination for best pop duo/group performance.
    In the clip, Jungkook, Jimin, RM and V appear to be watching the livestream of the Grammy Awards nominations. Once BTS' nomination is announced , the guys clap, yell and cheer.
    “Ohmmmmmmyyyyyyyyggghghhhhhhhgggggggggdhdhsjsixudbslsogbdsisgshdbxidjdbdidhdifjfiri GRAMMYs BTS,” read the clip's equally ecstatic caption.
    BTS previously garnered Grammy recognition at the 2019 ceremony when their Love Yourself: Tear album earned a nod for best recording...
    Read more ...


  • BTS Score First Music Grammy Nomination for “Dynamite”

    1 month ago - By Consequence of Sound

    Nominations for the 2021 Grammy Awards were revealed on Tuesday, and BTS have scored themselves a big one: Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Dynamite”. This marks their first music-focused Grammy nomination, and their second overall following a Best Recording Package nod in 2019 for their album Love Yourself: Tear. The... Please click the link below to read the full article. BTS Score First Music Grammy Nomination for “Dynamite”
    Lake Schatz
    Read more ...


  • Brace Yourselves, Stans, Here Are the 2021 Grammy Nominees

    Brace Yourselves, Stans, Here Are the 2021 Grammy Nominees

    1 month ago - By Pop Sugar

    It's been a wild rollercoaster of a year but the one thing that we've be able to count on is an abundance of great music releases And now, the 2021 Grammy Awards nominations have arrived and we're celebrating artists like Fiona Apple, Brittany Howard, Grace Potter, and more! The nominees were announced on Nov. 24, by four-time Grammy-winner Pepe Aguilar, Yemi Alade, Nicola Benedetti, Lauren Daigle, Mickey Guyton, Imogen Heap, Dua Lipa, Gayle King, and The Talk host Sharon Osbourne. Read on to see the full list nominees as we update live, before the Grammys air on Jan...
    Read more ...


  • GRAMMY AWARDS 2021: IN THIS MOMENT, BODY COUNT, CODE ORANGE, POWER TRIP Among 'Best Metal Performance' Nominees

    GRAMMY AWARDS 2021: IN THIS MOMENT, BODY COUNT, CODE ORANGE, POWER TRIP Among 'Best Metal Performance' Nominees

    1 month ago - By Blabber Mouth

    IN THIS MOMENT, BODY COUNT, CODE ORANGE and POWER TRIP are among the "Best Metal Performance" nominees at the 63rd annual Grammy Awards, which will be broadcast in HDTV and 5.1 Surround Sound on the CBS television network on Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.
    "Best Metal Performance" nominees:
    * BODY COUNT - "Bum-Rush"
    * CODE ORANGE - "Underneath"
    * IN THIS MOMENT - "The In-Between"
    * POPPY - "Bloodmoney"
    * POWER TRIP - "Executioner's Tax - Live"
    Earlier this year, it was announced that the 63rd annual Grammys would not be delayed despite the coronavirus pandemic which...
    Read more ...