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2020 Grammy Nominations: Here’s the Full List, From Record of the Year to Best New Artist & More

Get excited! The 2020 Grammy nominations list dropped on Wednesday morning and, wowza, there’s a lot of talent set to be recognized at the January ceremony. The biggest night of music saw the nominees announced via livestream by Gayle King, Bebe Rexha and Alicia Keys — the latter of whom is taking the helm and hosting the show for the second year in a row.

In news that will surprise literally no one, rapper/singer Lizzo is 100 percent that nominee out in front with a well-deserved eight nods. These include the night’s two biggest categories: Album of the Year (Cuz I Love You), Record of the Year and Song of the Year (both “Truth Hurts”). Other standouts include Billie Eilish who, thanks to her debut When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?, is the youngest nominee in Grammy history to be nominated in all four major categories. And, well, we can’t leave out Lil Nas X. The endearing rapper made a huge splash this year with his eight-song debut 7, which was pulled by his trap-country collab with country music icon Billy Ray Cyrus.

As for what else fans can expect from this year’s show, Alicia Keys underscored during the livestream that they’ve created something “inclusive” and exciting. So, without further ado, here’s the full list of this year’s young, diverse and dynamic nominees.

Record Of The Year

”Hey, Ma” — Bon Iver
”Bad Guy” — Billie Eilish
”7 Rings” — Ariana Grande
”Hard Place” — H.E.R.
“Talk” — Khalid
”Old Town Road” — Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus
”Truth Hurts” — Lizzo
“Sunflower” — Post Malone & Swae Lee

Album Of The Year

”i,i ”— Bon Iver
”Norman F***ing Rockwell!” — Lana Del Rey
”When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” — Billie Eilish
”thank u, next” — Ariana Grande
”I Used To Know Her” — H.E.R.
“7″ — Lil Nas X
”Cuz I Love You (Deluxe)” — Lizzo
”Father Of The Bride” — Vampire Weekend

Best New Artist

Black Pumas
Billie Eilish
Lil Nas X
Maggie Rogers
Tank and the Bangas

Song of the Year

”Always Remember Us This Way” — Lady Gaga
“Bad Guy” — Billie Eilish
”Bring My Flowers Now” — Brandi Carlile
”Hard Place” — H.E.R.
“Lover” — Taylor Swift
”Norman F****ing Rockwell” — Lana Del Rey
”Someone You Love” — Lewis Capaldi
”Truth Hurts” — Lizzo

Best Pop Solo Performance

”Spirit” — Beyonce
”Bad Guy” — Billie Eilish
”Seven Rings” — Ariana Grande
”Truth Hurts” — Lizzo
”You Need to Calm Down” — Taylor Swift

Best R&B Performance

”Could Have Been” — Daniel Caesar ft. Brandy
”Could’ve Been” — H.E.R. ft. Bryson Tiller
”Exactly How I Feel” — Lizzo ft. Guccimane
”Roll Some Mo” — Lucky Daye
”Come Home” — Anderson Park ft. Andre3000

Best Country Song

”Bring My Flowers Now” — Brandie Carlile, Phil Hanseroth, Tim Hanseroth & Tanya Tucker, songwriters (Tanya Tucker)
“Girl Goin’ Nowhere” — Jeremy Bussey & Ashley McBryde, songwriters (Ashley McBryde)
“It All Comes Out In The Wash” — Miranda Lambert, Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna & Liz Rose, songwriters (Miranda Lambert)
“Some Of It” — Eric Church, Clint Daniels, Jeff Hyde & Bobby Pinson, songwriters (Eric Church)
“Speechless” — Shay Mooney, Jordan Reynolds, Dan Smyers & Laura Veltz, songwriters (Dan + Shay)

Best Rap Album

”Revenge of the Dreamers III” — Dreamville
”Championships” — Meek Mill
”I AM > I Was” — 21 Savage
”IGOR” — Tyler, the Creator
”The Lost Boy” — YBN Cordae

Best Pop Vocal Album

”The Lion King: The Gift” — Beyonce
”When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” — Billie Eilish
”thank u, next” — Ariana Grande
”No. 6 Collaborations Project” — Ed Sheeran
”Lover” — Taylor Swift

Best Rock Album

”Amo” — Bring Me The Horizon
”Social Cues” — Cage The Elephant
”In The End” — The Cranberries
”Trauma” — I Prevail
”Feral Roots” — Rival Sons

Best Dance Recording

”Linked” — Bonobo
”Got To Keep On” — The Chemical Brothers
”Piece Of Your Heart” — Meduza Featuring Goodboys
”Underwater” — RUFUS DU SOL
”Midnight Hour” — Skrillex & Boys Noize ft. Ty Dolla $ign

Best Jazz Vocal Album

”Thirsty Ghost” — Sara Gazarek
”Love & Liberation” — Jazzmeia Horn
”Alone Together” — Catherine Russell
”12 Little Spells” — Esperanza Spalding
”Screenplay” — The Tierney Sutton Band

Best Gospel Album

”Long Live Love” — Kirk Franklin
”Goshen” — Donald Lawrence Presents The Tri-City Singers
”Tunnel Vision” — Gene Moore
”Settle Here” — William Murphy
”Something’s Happening! A Christmas Album” — CeCe Winans

Best Latin Rock, Urban Or Alternative Album

“X 100PRE” — Bad Bunny
”Oasis” — J Balvin & Bad Bunny
”Indestructible” — Flor De Toloache
”Almadura” — iLe
”El Mal Querer” — Rosalia

Best Americana Album:

”Years To Burn” — Calexico And Iron & Wine
”Who Are You Now” — Madison Cunningham
”Oklahoma” — Keb’ Mo’
“Tales Of America” — J.S. Ondara
”Walk Through Fire” — Yola

Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling)

“Beastie Boys Book” — (Various Artists) Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz, Scott Sherratt & Dan Zitt, producers
”Becoming” — Michelle Obama
”I.V. Catatonia: 20 Years As A Two-Time Cancer Survivor” — Eric Alexandrakis
”Mr. Know-It-All” — John Waters
”Sekou Andrews & The String Theory” — Sekou Andrews & The String Theory

Best Song Written For Visual Media:

“The Ballad Of The Lonesome Cowboy” — Randy Newman, songwriter (Chris Stapleton), Track from: Toy Story 4
“Girl In The Movies” — Dolly Parton & Linda Perry, songwriters (Dolly Parton), Track from: Dumplin’
“I’ll Never Love Again” (Film Version) — Natalie Hemby, Lady Gaga, Hillary Lindsey & Aaron Raitiere songwriters (Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper), Track from: A Star Is Born
“Spirit” — Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, Timothy McKenzie & Ilya Salmanzadeh, songwriters (Beyoncé), Track from: The Lion King
“Suspirium” — Thom Yorke, songwriter (Thom Yorke), Track from: Suspiria

Best Music Film:

“Homecoming” — Beyoncé
“Remember My Name” — David Crosby
”Birth Of The Cool” — Miles Davis
”Shangri-La” — Various Artists
”Anima” — Thom Yorke

The 2020 Grammy Awards will be broadcast live from Los Angeles’ Staples Center on Jan. 26 on CBS.

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