2017 Grammy Awards Nominees Revealed

The 59th Grammy Awards are scheduled to air February 12, 2017 and the nominations are rolling out Tuesday morning. Beyoncé leads the field with nine nominations, while Drake, Rihanna, and Kanye West each earned eight nods.

Check out some of the biggest nominees below and view the full list here.

Best New Artist 

  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • The Chainsmokers
  • Chance The Rapper
  • Maren Morris
  • Anderson. Paak

Album of The Year 

  • Adele – 25
  • Beyoncé – Lemonade
  • Justin Bieber – Purpose
  • Drake – Views
  • Sturgill Simpson – A Sailor’s Guide to Earth

Record of The Year

  • Adele – Hello
  • Beyoncé – Formation
  • Lukas Graham – 7 Years
  • Rihanna f. Drake – Work
  • 21 Pilots – Stressed Out

Song of The Year

  • Adele – Hello
  • Beyoncé – Formation
  • Mike Posner – I Took A Pill In Ibiza
  • Justin Bieber – Love Yourself
  • Lukas Graham – 7 Years

Best Urban Contemporary Album

  • Beyoncé – Lemonade
  • Gallant – Ology
  • KING – We Are King
  • Anderson .Paak – Malibu
  • Rihanna-  ANTI

Best Rap Performance

  • Chance The Rapper ft Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz – No Problem
  • Desiigner – Panda
  • Drake ft The Throne – Pop Style
  • Fat Joe and Remy Ma ft French Montana and Infared – All The Way Up
  • ScHoolboy Q ft Kanye West – That Part

Best Rap/Sung Performance

  • Beyoncé ft Kendrick Lamar – Freedom
  • Drake – Hotline Bling
  • D.R.A.M. ft Lil Yachty – Broccoli
  • Kanye West ft Chance The Rapper, Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin and The-Dream – Ultralight Beam
  • Kanye West ft Rihanna – Famous

Best Rap Song

  • Kanye West f. Rihanna – Famous
  • Drake – Hotline Bling
  • Kanye West ft Chance The Rapper, Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin and The-Dream – Ultralight Beam
  • Fat Joe and Remy Ma f. French Montana and Infared – All The Way Up
  • Chance The Rapper ft Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz – No Problem

Best Rap Album

  • Chance The Rapper – Coloring Book
  • De La Soul – And The Anonymous Nobody
  • DJ Khaled -Major Key
  • Drake – Views
  • ScHoolboy Q – Blank Face LP
  • Kanye West – The Life Of Pablo

Best R&B Performance

  • BJ The Chicago Kid – Turnin’ Me Up
  • Ro James – Permission
  • Musiq Soulchild – I Do
  • Rihanna – Needed Me
  • Solange – Cranes In The Sky

Best R&B Song

  • PARTYNEXTDOOR f. Drake – Come And See Me
  • Bryson Tiller – Exchange
  • Rihanna – Kiss It Better
  • Maxwell – Lake By The Ocean
  • Tory Lanez – Luv

Best Music Video

  • Beyoncé – Formation
  • Leon Bridges – River
  • Coldplay – Up & Up
  • Jamie XX – Gosh
  • OK Go – Upside Down & Inside Out

Best Pop Vocal Album

Adele – 25
Justin Bieber – Purpose
Ariana Grande- Dangerous Woman
Demi Lovato – Confident
Sia – This Is Acting

Article via TheFader.com

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