Grammy Awards

59th Annual Grammy Awards Nominees

6 December 2016 Entertainment

The nominations have been revealed for the 2017 Grammy Awards. Beyoncé leads the pack, with a total of nine nominations including album of the year. Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West all earned eight nominations apiece, while Chance the Rapper picked up seven. The artists competing in the album of the year category are Adele, Beyoncé, Justin Bieber, Drake and Sturgill Simpson.

See the first top 20 categories below:


Record Of The Year

Hello – Adele

Formation – Beyoncé

7 Years – Lukas Graham

Work – Rihanna Featuring Drake

Stressed Out – Twenty One Pilots


Album of the Year

25 – Adele

Lemonade – Beyoncé

Purpose – Justin Bieber

Views – Drake

A Sailor’s Guide To Earth – Sturgill Simpson


Song Of The Year

Formation – Beyoncé Knowles

Hello – Adele Adkins

I Took A Pill In Ibiza – Mike Posner

Love Yourself – Justin Bieber

7 Years – Lukas Graham


Best New Artist

Kelsea Ballerini

The Chainsmokers

Chance The Rapper

Maren Morris

Anderson Paak


Best Pop Solo Performance

Hello – Adele

Hold Up – Beyoncé

Love Yourself – Justin Bieber

Piece By Piece (Idol Version) – Kelly Clarkson

Dangerous Woman – Ariana Grande


Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

Closer – The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey

7 Years – Lukas Graham

Work – Rihanna Featuring Drake

Cheap Thrills – Sia Featuring Sean Paul

Stressed Out – Twenty One Pilots


Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Cinema – Andrea Bocelli

Fallen Angels – Bob Dylan

Stages Live – Josh Groban

Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin – Willie Nelson

Encore: Movie Partners Sing BroadwayBarbra Streisand


Best Pop Vocal Album

25 – Adele

Purpose – Justin Bieber

Dangerous Woman – Ariana Grande

Confident – Demi Lovato

This Is Acting – Sia


Best Dance Recording

Tearing Me Up – Bob Moses

Don’t Let Me Down – The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya

Never Be Like You – Flume Featuring Kai

Rinse & Repeat – Riton Featuring Kah-Lo

Drinkee – Sofi Tukker


Best Dance/Electronic Album

Skin – Flume

Electronica 1: The Time Machine – Jean-Michel Jarre

Epoch – Tycho

Barbara Barbara, We Face A Shining Future – Underworld

Louie Vega Starring…XXVIII – Louie Vega


Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

Human Nature – Herb Alpert

When You Wish Upon A Star – Bill Frisell

Way Back Home: Live From Rochester, NY – Steve Gadd Band

Unspoken – Chuck Loeb

Culcha Vulcha – Snarky Puppy


Best Rock Performance

Joe (Live From Austin City Limits) – Alabama Shakes

Don’t Hurt YourselfBeyoncé Featuring Jack White

Blackstar – David Bowie

The Sound Of Silence (Live On Conan) – Disturbed

HeathensTwenty One Pilots


Best Metal Performance

Shock Me – Baroness

Silvera – Gojira

Rotting In Vain – Korn

Dystopia – Megadeth

The Price Is Wrong – Periphery


Best Rock Song

BlackstarDavid Bowie

Burn The Witch – Radiohead

Hardwired – Metallica

HeathensTwenty One Pilots

My Name Is Human – Highly Suspect


Best Rock Album

California – Blink-182

Tell Me I’m Pretty – Cage The Elephant

Magma – Gojira

Death Of A Bachelor – Panic! At The Disco

Weezer – Weezer

Best Alternative Music Album

22, A Million – Bon Iver

Blackstar – David Bowie

The Hope Six Demolition Project – PJ Harvey

Post Pop Depression – Iggy Pop

A Moon Shaped Pool – Radiohead

Best R&B Performance

Turnin’ Me UpBJ The Chicago Kid

Permission – Ro James

I DoMusiq Soulchild

Needed Me – Rihanna

Cranes In The Sky – Solange

Best Traditional R&B Performance

The Three Of Me – William Bell

Woman’s WorldBJ The Chicago Kid

Sleeping With The One I Love – Fantasia

AngelLalah Hathaway

Can’t Wait – Jill Scott

Best R&B Song

Come See Me – PartyNextDoor Featuring Drake

ExchangeBryson Tiller

Kiss It Better – Rihanna

Lake By The Ocean – Maxwell

LuvTory Lanez

Best Urban Contemporary Album

Lemonade – Beyoncé

Ology – Gallant

We Are King – KING

MalibuAnderson .Paak


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