60th GRAMMY Awards Nominees: JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar & Bruno Mars Lead

On Tuesday morning, The Recording Academy™ revealed this year's class of GRAMMY® nominees. The Recording Academy will present the GRAMMY Awards® on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, live from Madison Square Garden in New York and broadcast on CBS from 7:30–11:00 p.m. ET/4:30–8:00 p.m. PT.

60th 2017 Grammy Nominations

Already a 21-time GRAMMY winner, JAY-Z leads with eight nominations, followed by Kendrick Lamar (7), Bruno Mars (6), Childish Gambino (5), Khalid (5), No I.D. (5), and SZA (5).

Selected from more than 22,000 submissions across 84 categories, the nominations showcase some of the most gifted music makers of the past awards year (Oct. 1, 2016–Sept. 30, 2017). The final round of GRAMMY voting is Dec. 7–21, 2017.

For a complete nominations list, visit  www.grammy.com.

Record Of The Year:

"Redbone" — Childish Gambino
"Despacito" — Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
"The Story Of O.J." — JAY-Z
"HUMBLE." — Kendrick Lamar
"24K Magic" — Bruno Mars

Album Of The Year:

"Awaken, My Love!" — Childish Gambino
4:44— JAY-Z
DAMN.— Kendrick Lamar
Melodrama— Lorde
24K Magic— Bruno Mars

Song Of The Year:

"Despacito" — Ramón Ayala, Justin Bieber, Jason "Poo Bear" Boyd, Erika Ender, Luis Fonsi & Marty James Garton, songwriters (Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber)
"4:44" — Shawn Carter & Dion Wilson, songwriters (JAY-Z)
"Issues" — Benny Blanco, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen, Julia Michaels & Justin Drew Tranter, songwriters (Julia Michaels)
"1-800-273-8255" — Alessia Caracciolo, Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, Arjun Ivatury, Khalid Robinson, songwriters (Logic Featuring Alessia Cara & Khalid)
"That's What I Like" — Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus & Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)

Best New Artist:

Alessia Cara
Khalid
Lil Uzi Vert
Julia Michaels
SZA 

Best Pop Solo Performance:

"Love So Soft" — Kelly Clarkson 
"Praying" — Kesha
"Million Reasons" — Lady Gaga
"What About Us" — P!nk
"Shape Of You" — Ed Sheeran

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:

"Something Just Like This" ­— The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
"Despacito" — Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber
"Thunder" — Imagine Dragons
"Feel It Still" — Portugal. The Man
"Stay" — Zedd & Alessia Cara

Best Dance/Electronic Album:

Migration — Bonobo
3-D The Catalogue— Kraftwerk
Mura Masa— Mura Masa
A Moment Apart— Odesza
What Now— Sylvan Esso

Best Rock Performance:

"You Want It Darker" — Leonard Cohen
"The Promise" — Chris Cornell
"Run" — Foo Fighters
"No Good" — Kaleo
"Go To War" — Nothing More

Best Urban Contemporary Album:

Free 6lack — 6lack
"Awaken, My Love!"— Childish Gambino
American Teen— Khalid
Ctrl— SZA
Starboy— The Weeknd   

Best Rap Album:

4:44 — JAY-Z
DAMN.— Kendrick Lamar
Culture— Migos
Laila's Wisdom— Rapsody
Flower Boy— Tyler, The Creator

Best Country Album:

Cosmic Hallelujah — Kenny Chesney
Heart Break— Lady Antebellum
The Breaker— Little Big Town
Life Changes— Thomas Rhett
From A Room: Volume 1— Chris Stapleton

Best Jazz Vocal Album:

The Journey — The Baylor Project
A Social Call— Jazzmeia Horn
Bad Ass And Blind— Raul Midón
Porter Plays Porter— Randy Porter Trio With Nancy King
Dreams And Daggers— Cécile McLorin Salvant

Best Gospel Album:

Crossover — Travis Greene
Bigger Than Me— Le'Andria
Close— Marvin Sapp
Sunday Song— Anita Wilson
Let Them Fall In Love— Cece Winans

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album:

Rise — Danny Gokey
Echoes (Deluxe Edition)—  Matt Maher
Lifer— MercyMe
Hills And Valleys— Tauren Wells
Chain Breaker— Zach Williams

Best Latin Pop Album:

Lo Único Constante —  Alex Cuba
Mis Planes Son Amarte — Juanes
Amar Y Vivir En Vivo Desde La Cuidad De México, 2017 — La Santa Cecilia
Musas (Un Homenaje Al Folclore Latinoamericano En Manos De Los Macorinos) — Natalia Lafourcade
El Dorado — Shakira

Best Americana Album:

Southern Blood — Gregg Allman
Shine On Rainy Day — Brent Cobb
Beast Epic — Iron & Wine
The Nashville Sound — Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit
Brand New Day — The Mavericks

Best Comedy Album:

The Age Of Spin & Deep In The Heart Of Texas — Dave Chappelle
Cinco — Jim Gaffigan
Jerry Before Seinfeld — Jerry Seinfeld
A Speck Of Dust — Sarah Silverman
What Now? — Kevin Hart

Best Song Written For Visual Media:

"City Of Stars" — Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, songwriters (Ryan Gosling & Emma Stone), Track from La La Land 
"How Far I'll Go" — Lin-Manuel Miranda, songwriter (Auli'i Cravalho), Track from Moana: The Songs
"I Don't Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker) — Jack Antonoff, Sam Dew & Taylor Swift, songwriters (ZAYN & Taylor Swift), Track from Fifty Shades Darker
"Never Give Up" — Sia Furler & Gregg Kurstin, songwriters (Sia), Track from Lion
"Stand Up For Something" — Common & Diane Warren, songwriters (Andra Day Featuring Common), Track from Marshall

Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical:

Calvin Harris
No I.D.
Greg Kurstin
Blake Mills
The Stereotypes

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