Music’s biggest stars are taking the top spots in today’s trends because the Recording Academy has released its official list of nominees for the 2023 GRAMMYs (officially known as the 65th GRAMMY Awards).
Key 2023 GRAMMY Nominations
Beyoncé makes history as she ties with JAY-Z for the all-time record of having the most nominations. As of now, she has a total of 88 career nominations (she garnered nine this year) and 28 wins. She is also the most awarded woman artist in GRAMMY history.
For Record of the Year, Beyoncé’s ‘BREAK MY SOUL’ has been nominated alongside ABBA’s ‘Don't Shut Me Down’, Adele’s ‘Easy on Me’, Brandi Carlile’s (featuring Lucius) ‘You and Me on the Rock’, Harry Styles’ ‘As It Was’, Kendrick Lamar’s ‘The Heart Part 5’, Lizzo’s ‘About Damn Time’, Mary J. Blige’s ‘Good Morning Gorgeous’. All of these artists will also be going head-to-head for Album of the Year.
Other nominees for Record of the Year include Doja Cat’s ‘Woman’ and Steve Lacy’s ‘Bad Habit’. Bad Bunny and Coldplay were also nominated for Album of the Year.
This year’s GRAMMYs is a momentous occasion for K-pop stans everywhere. BTS is vying for the Best Pop Duo/Group performance for the third year in a row with ‘My Universe,’ their collab with Coldplay. They are also up for Best Music Video for ‘Yet to Come’ and Album of the Year as featured artists on Coldplay’s Music of the Spheres.
Other nominees for Best Music Video are Adele’s ‘Easy on Me’, Doja Cat’s ‘Woman’, Kendrick Lamar’s ‘The Heart Part 5’, Harry Styles’ ‘As It Was’ and Taylor Swift’s All Too Well: The Short Film.
The Recording Academy has also announced that the five new GRAMMY Awards categories are Songwriter of the Year (Non-Classical), Best Alternative Music Performance, Best Americana Performance, Best Score Soundtrack for Video Games and Other Interactive Media, and Best Spoken Word Poetry Album.
You can check out the full list of GRAMMY Nominees across all 91 categories on the awarding body’s official website.
Where to watch the 2023 GRAMMYs in Singapore
The show is happening on 5 February 2023 at the Crypto.com Arena (formerly known as Staples Center) in Los Angeles. It will broadcast live on the CBS Television Network and stream live on-demand on Paramount+.
(Cover photo from: GRAMMY.com)
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