GRAMMY Awards 2020 Complete Nominees List

GRAMMY Awards 2020 Complete Nominees List

The GRAMMY Awards 2020 are right around the corner. The annual show will air on Jan. 26 on CBS, but the complete nominations list are here now!

 

Find out who is nominated in each of the 84 categories below.

 

1. 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

 

2. 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

 

3. Song Of The Year

  • ALWAYS REMEMBER US THIS WAY – Lady Gaga
  • BAD GUY – Billie Eilish
  • BRING MY FLOWERS NOW – Tanya Tucker
  • HARD PLACE – H.E.R.
  • LOVER – Taylor Swift
  • NORMAN F***ING ROCKWELL – Lana Del Rey
  • SOMEONE YOU LOVED – Lewis Capaldi
  • TRUTH HURTS – Lizzo

 

4. Best New Artist

  • BLACK PUMAS
  • BILLIE EILISH
  • LIL NAS X
  • LIZZO
  • MAGGIE ROGERS
  • ROSALÍA
  • TANK AND THE BANGAS
  • YOLA

 

POP

5. Best Pop Solo Performance

  • SPIRIT – Beyoncé
  • BAD GUY – Billie Eilish
  • 7 RINGS – Ariana Grande
  • TRUTH HURTS – Lizzo
  • YOU NEED TO CALM DOWN – Taylor Swift

 

6. Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

  • BOYFRIEND – Ariana Grande & Social House
  • SUCKER – Jonas Brothers
  • OLD TOWN ROAD – Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus
  • SUNFLOWER – Post Malone & Swae Lee
  • SEÑORITA – Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello

 

7. Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

  • SÌ – Andrea Bocelli
  • LOVE (DELUXE EDITION) – Michael Bublé
  • LOOK NOW – Elvis Costello & The Imposters
  • A LEGENDARY CHRISTMAS – John Legend
  • WALLS – Barbra Streisand

 

8. Best Pop Vocal Album

  • THE LION KING: THE GIFT – Beyoncé
  • 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

 

DANCE/ELECTRONIC MUSIC

9. Best Dance Recording

  • LINKED – Bonobo
  • GOT TO KEEP ON – The Chemical Brothers
  • PIECE OF YOUR HEART – Meduza Featuring Goodboys
  • UNDERWATER – RÜFÜS DU SOL
  • MIDNIGHT HOUR – Skrillex & Boys Noize Featuring Ty Dolla $ign

 

10. Best Dance/Electronic Album

  • LP5 – Apparat
  • NO GEOGRAPHY – The Chemical Brothers
  • HI THIS IS FLUME (MIXTAPE) – Flume
  • SOLACE – RÜFÜS DU SOL
  • WEATHER – Tycho

 

CONTEMPORARY INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

11. Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

  • ANCESTRAL RECALL – Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah
  • STAR PEOPLE NATION – Theo Croker
  • BEAT MUSIC! BEAT MUSIC! BEAT MUSIC! – Mark Guiliana
  • ELEVATE – Lettuce
  • METTAVOLUTION – Rodrigo y Gabriela

 

ROCK

12. Best Rock Performance

  • PRETTY WASTE – Bones UK
  • THIS LAND – Gary Clark Jr.
  • HISTORY REPEATS – Brittany Howard
  • WOMAN – Karen O & Danger Mouse
  • TOO BAD – Rival Sons

 

13. Best Metal Performance

  • ASTOROLUS – THE GREAT OCTOPUS – Candlemass Featuring Tony Iommi
  • HUMANICIDE – Death Angel
  • BOW DOWN – I Prevail
  • UNLEASHED – Killswitch Engage
  • 7EMPEST – Tool

 

14. Best Rock Song

  • FEAR INOCULUM – Tool
  • GIVE YOURSELF A TRY – The 1975
  • HARMONY HALL – Vampire Weekend
  • HISTORY REPEATS – Brittany Howard
  • THIS LAND – Gary Clark Jr.

 

15. 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

 

ALTERNATIVE

16. Best Alternative Music Album

  • U.F.O.F. – Big Thief
  • ASSUME FORM – James Blake
  • I,I – Bon Iver
  • FATHER OF THE BRIDE – Vampire Weekend
  • ANIMA – Thom Yorke

 

R&B

17. Best R&B Performance

  • LOVE AGAIN – Daniel Caesar & Brandy
  • COULD’VE BEEN – H.E.R. Featuring Bryson Tiller
  • EXACTLY HOW I FEEL – Lizzo Featuring Gucci Mane
  • ROLL SOME MO – Lucky Daye
  • COME HOME – Anderson .Paak Featuring André 3000

 

18. Best Traditional R&B Performance

  • TIME TODAY – BJ The Chicago Kid
  • STEADY LOVE – India.Arie
  • JEROME – Lizzo
  • REAL GAMES – Lucky Daye
  • BUILT FOR LOVE – PJ Morton Featuring Jazmine Sullivan

 

19. Best R&B Song

  • COULD’VE BEEN – H.E.R. Featuring Bryson Tiller
  • LOOK AT ME NOW – Emily King
  • NO GUIDANCE – Chris Brown Featuring Drake
  • ROLL SOME MO – Lucky Daye
  • SAY SO – PJ Morton Featuring JoJo

 

20. Best Urban Contemporary Album

  • APOLLO XXI – Steve Lacy
  • CUZ I LOVE YOU (DELUXE) – Lizzo
  • OVERLOAD – Georgia Anne Muldrow
  • SATURN – NAO
  • BEING HUMAN IN PUBLIC – Jessie Reyez

 

21. Best R&B Album

  • 1123 – BJ The Chicago Kid
  • PAINTED – Lucky Daye
  • ELLA MAI – Ella Mai
  • PAUL – PJ Morton
  • VENTURA – Anderson .Paak

 

RAP

22. Best Rap Performance

  • MIDDLE CHILD – J. Cole
  • SUGE – DaBaby
  • DOWN BAD – Dreamville Featuring J.I.D, Bas, J. Cole, EARTHGANG & Young Nudy
  • RACKS IN THE MIDDLE – Nipsey Hussle Featuring Roddy Ricch & Hit-Boy
  • CLOUT – Offset Featuring Cardi B

 

23. Best Rap/Sung Performance

  • HIGHER – DJ Khaled Featuring Nipsey Hussle & John Legend
  • DRIP TOO HARD – Lil Baby & Gunna
  • PANINI – Lil Nas X
  • BALLIN – Mustard Featuring Roddy Ricch
  • THE LONDON – Young Thug Featuring J. Cole & Travis Scott

 

24. Best Rap Song

  • BAD IDEA – YBN Cordae Featuring Chance The Rapper
  • GOLD ROSES – Rick Ross Featuring Drake
  • A LOT – 21 Savage Featuring J. Cole
  • RACKS IN THE MIDDLE – Nipsey Hussle Featuring Roddy Ricch & Hit-Boy
  • SUGE – DaBaby

 

25. 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

 

COUNTRY

26. Best Country Solo Performance

  • ALL YOUR’N – Tyler Childers
  • GIRL GOIN’ NOWHERE – Ashley McBryde
  • RIDE ME BACK HOME – Willie Nelson
  • GOD’S COUNTRY – Blake Shelton
  • BRING MY FLOWERS NOW – Tanya Tucker

 

27. Best Country Duo/Group Performance

  • BRAND NEW MAN – Brooks & Dunn With Luke Combs
  • I DON’T REMEMBER ME (BEFORE YOU) – Brothers Osborne
  • SPEECHLESS – Dan + Shay
  • THE DAUGHTERS – Little Big Town
  • COMMON – Maren Morris Featuring Brandi Carlile

 

28. Best Country Song

  • BRING MY FLOWERS NOW – Tanya Tucker
  • GIRL GOIN’ NOWHERE – Ashley McBryde
  • IT ALL COMES OUT IN THE WASH – Miranda Lambert
  • SOME OF IT – Eric Church
  • SPEECHLESS – Dan + Shay

 

29. Best Country Album

  • DESPERATE MAN – Eric Church
  • STRONGER THAN THE TRUTH – Reba McEntire
  • INTERSTATE GOSPEL – Pistol Annies
  • CENTER POINT ROAD – Thomas Rhett
  • WHILE I’M LIVIN’ – Tanya Tucker

 

NEW AGE

30. Best New Age Album

  • FAIRY DREAMS – David Arkenstone
  • HOMAGE TO KINDNESS – David Darling
  • WINGS – Peter Kater
  • VERVE – Sebastian Plano
  • DEVA – Deva Premal

 

JAZZ

31. Best Improvised Jazz Solo

  • ELSEWHERE – Melissa Aldana, soloist
  • SOZINHO – Randy Brecker, soloist
  • TOMORROW IS THE QUESTION – Julian Lage, soloist
  • THE WINDUP – Branford Marsalis, soloist
  • SIGHTSEEING – Christian McBride, soloist

 

32. 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

 

33. Best Jazz Instrumental Album

  • IN THE KEY OF THE UNIVERSE – Joey DeFrancesco
  • THE SECRET BETWEEN THE SHADOW AND THE SOUL – Branford Marsalis Quartet
  • CHRISTIAN MCBRIDE’S NEW JAWN – Christian McBride
  • FINDING GABRIEL – Brad Mehldau
  • COME WHAT MAY – Joshua Redman Quartet

 

34. Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

  • TRIPLE HELIX – Anat Cohen Tentet
  • DANCER IN NOWHERE – Miho Hazama
  • HIDING OUT – Mike Holober & The Gotham Jazz Orchestra
  • THE OMNI-AMERICAN BOOK CLUB – Brian Lynch Big Band
  • ONE DAY WONDER – Terraza Big Band

 

35. Best Latin Jazz Album

  • ANTIDOTE – Chick Corea & The Spanish Heart Band
  • SORTE!: MUSIC BY JOHN FINBURY – Thalma de Freitas With Vitor Gonçalves, John Patitucci, Chico Pinheiro, Rogerio Boccato & Duduka Da Fonseca
  • UNA NOCHE CON RUBÉN BLADES – Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis & Rubén Blades
  • CARIB – David Sánchez
  • SONERO: THE MUSIC OF ISMAEL RIVERA – Miguel Zenón

 

GOSPEL/CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN MUSIC

36. Best Gospel Performance/Song

  • LOVE THEORY – Kirk Franklin
  • TALKIN’ ‘BOUT JESUS – Gloria Gaynor Featuring Yolanda Adams
  • SEE THE LIGHT – Travis Greene Featuring Jekalyn Carr
  • SPEAK THE NAME – Koryn Hawthorne Featuring Natalie Grant
  • THIS IS A MOVE (LIVE) – Tasha Cobbs Leonard

 

37. Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

  • ONLY JESUS – Casting Crowns
  • GOD ONLY KNOWS – for KING & COUNTRY & Dolly Parton
  • HAVEN’T SEEN IT YET – Danny Gokey
  • GOD’S NOT DONE WITH YOU (SINGLE VERSION) – Tauren Wells
  • RESCUE STORY – Zach Williams

 

38. 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

 

39. Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

  • I KNOW A GHOST – Crowder
  • BURN THE SHIPS – for KING & COUNTRY
  • HAVEN’T SEEN IT YET – Danny Gokey
  • THE ELEMENTS – TobyMac
  • HOLY ROAR – Chris Tomlin

 

40. Best Roots Gospel Album

  • DEEPER ROOTS: WHERE THE BLUEGRASS GROWS – Steven Curtis Chapman
  • TESTIMONY – Gloria Gaynor
  • DEEPER OCEANS – Joseph Habedank
  • HIS NAME IS JESUS – Tim Menzies
  • GONNA SING, GONNA SHOUT – (Various Artists)

 

LATIN

41. Best Latin Pop Album

  • VIDA – Luis Fonsi
  • 11:11 – Maluma
  • MONTANER – Ricardo Montaner
  • #ELDISCO – Alejandro Sanz
  • FANTASIA – Sebastian Yatra

 

42. 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 – ROSALÍA

 

43. Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)

  • CAMINANDO – Joss Favela
  • PERCEPCIÓN – Intocable
  • POCO A POCO – La Energia Norteña
  • 20 ANIVERSARIO – Mariachi Divas De Cindy Shea
  • DE AYER PARA SIEMPRE – Mariachi Los Camperos

 

44. Best Tropical Latin Album

  • OPUS – Marc Anthony
  • TIEMPO AL TIEMPO – Luis Enrique + C4 Trio
  • CANDELA – Vicente García
  • LITERAL – Juan Luis Guerra 4.40
  • A JOURNEY THROUGH CUBAN MUSIC – Aymée Nuviola

 

AMERICAN ROOTS MUSIC

45. Best American Roots Performance

  • SAINT HONESTY – Sara Bareilles
  • FATHER MOUNTAIN – Calexico And Iron & Wine
  • I’M ON MY WAY – Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi
  • CALL MY NAME – I’m With Her
  • FARAWAY LOOK – Yola

 

46. Best American Roots Song

  • BLACK MYSELF – Our Native Daughters
  • CALL MY NAME – I’m With Her
  • CROSSING TO JERUSALEM – Rosanne Cash
  • FARAWAY LOOK – Yola
  • I DON’T WANNA RIDE THE RAILS NO MORE – Vince Gill

 

47. 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

 

48. Best Bluegrass Album

  • TALL FIDDLER – Michael Cleveland
  • LIVE IN PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC – Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver
  • TOIL, TEARS & TROUBLE – The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys
  • ROYAL TRAVELLER – Missy Raines
  • IF YOU CAN’T STAND THE HEAT – Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen

 

49. Best Traditional Blues Album

  • KINGFISH – Christone “Kingfish” Ingram
  • TALL, DARK & HANDSOME – Delbert McClinton & Self-Made Men
  • SITTING ON TOP OF THE BLUES – Bobby Rush
  • BABY, PLEASE COME HOME – Jimmie Vaughan
  • SPECTACULAR CLASS – Jontavious Willis

 

50. Best Contemporary Blues Album

  • THIS LAND – Gary Clark Jr.
  • VENOM & FAITH – Larkin Poe
  • BRIGHTER DAYS – Robert Randolph & The Family Band
  • SOMEBODY SAVE ME – Sugaray Rayford
  • KEEP ON – Southern Avenue

 

51. Best Folk Album

  • MY FINEST WORK YET – Andrew Bird
  • REARRANGE MY HEART – Che Apalache
  • PATTY GRIFFIN – Patty Griffin
  • EVENING MACHINES – Gregory Alan Isakov
  • FRONT PORCH – Joy Williams

 

52. Best Regional Roots Music Album

  • KALAWAI’ANUI – Amy Hānaiali’i
  • WHEN IT’S COLD – CREE ROUND DANCE SONGS – Northern Cree
  • GOOD TIME – Ranky Tanky
  • RECORDED LIVE AT THE 2019 NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL – Rebirth Brass Band
  • HAWAIIAN LULLABY – Various Artists

 

REGGAE

53. Best Reggae Album

  • RAPTURE – Koffee
  • AS I AM – Julian Marley
  • THE FINAL BATTLE: SLY & ROBBIE VS. ROOTS RADICS – Sly & Robbie & Roots Radics
  • MASS MANIPULATION – Steel Pulse
  • MORE WORK TO BE DONE – Third World

 

WORLD MUSIC

54. Best World Music Album

  • GECE – Altin Gün
  • WHAT HEAT – Bokanté & Metropole Orkest Conducted By Jules Buckley
  • AFRICAN GIANT – Burna Boy
  • FANM D’AYITI – Nathalie Joachim With Spektral Quartet
  • CELIA – Angelique Kidjo

 

CHILDREN’S

55. Best Children’s Album

  • AGELESS SONGS FOR THE CHILD ARCHETYPE – Jon Samson
  • FLYING HIGH! – Caspar Babypants
  • I LOVE RAINY DAYS – Daniel Tashian
  • THE LOVE – Alphabet Rockers
  • WINTERLAND – The Okee Dokee Brothers

 

SPOKEN WORD

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

  • BEASTIE BOYS BOOK – Various Artists
  • 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

 

COMEDY

57. Best Comedy Album

  • QUALITY TIME – Jim Gaffigan
  • RELATABLE – Ellen DeGeneres
  • RIGHT NOW – Aziz Ansari
  • SON OF PATRICIA – Trevor Noah
  • STICKS & STONES – Dave Chappelle

 

MUSICAL THEATER

58. Best Musical Theater Album

  • AIN’T TOO PROUD: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS – Original Broadway Cast
  • HADESTOWN – Original Broadway Cast
  • MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL – Original Broadway Cast
  • THE MUSIC OF HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD – IN FOUR CONTEMPORARY SUITES – Imogen Heap
  • OKLAHOMA! – 2019 Broadway Cast

 

MUSIC FOR VISUAL MEDIA

59. Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media

  • THE LION KING: THE SONGS – Various Artists
  • QUENTIN TARANTINO’S ONCE UPON A TIME IN HOLLYWOOD – Various Artists
  • ROCKETMAN – Taron Egerton
  • SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE – Various Artists
  • A STAR IS BORN – Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper

 

60. Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media

  • AVENGERS: ENDGAME – Alan Silvestri
  • CHERNOBYL – Hildur Guðnadóttir
  • GAME OF THRONES: SEASON 8 – Ramin Djawadi
  • THE LION KING – Hans Zimmer
  • MARY POPPINS RETURNS – Marc Shaiman

 

61. Best Song Written For Visual Media

  • THE BALLAD OF THE LONESOME COWBOY – Chris Stapleton
  • GIRL IN THE MOVIES – Dolly Parton
  • I’LL NEVER LOVE AGAIN (FILM VERSION) – Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
  • SPIRIT – Beyoncé
  • SUSPIRIUM – Thom Yorke

 

COMPOSING/ARRANGING

62. Best Instrumental Composition

 

  • BEGIN AGAIN – Fred Hersch & The WDR Big Band Conducted By Vince Mendoza
  • CRUCIBLE FOR CRISIS – Brian Lynch Big Band
  • LOVE, A BEAUTIFUL FORCE – Vince Mendoza, Terell Stafford, Dick Oatts & Temple University Studio Orchestra
  • STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE SYMPHONIC SUITE – John Williams
  • WALKIN’ FUNNY – Christian McBride

 

63. Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella

 

  • BLUE SKIES – Kris Bowers
  • HEDWIG’S THEME – Anne-Sophie Mutter & John Williams
  • LA NOVENA – Emilio Solla Tango Jazz Orchestra
  • LOVE, A BEAUTIFUL FORCE – Vince Mendoza, Terell Stafford, Dick Oatts & Temple University Studio Orchestra
  • MOON RIVER – Jacob Collier

 

64. Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals

 

  • ALL NIGHT LONG – Jacob Collier Featuring Jules Buckley, Take 6 & Metropole Orkest
  • JOLENE – Sara Gazarek
  • MARRY ME A LITTLE – Cyrille Aimée
  • OVER THE RAINBOW – Trisha Yearwood
  • 12 LITTLE SPELLS (THORACIC SPINE) – Esperanza Spalding

 

PACKAGE

65. Best Recording Package

  • ANÓNIMAS & RESILIENTES – Voces Del Bullerengue
  • CHRIS CORNELL – Chris Cornell
  • HOLD THAT TIGER – The Muddy Basin Ramblers
  • I,I – Bon Iver
  • INTELLEXUAL – Intellexual

 

66. Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package

  • ANIMA – Thom Yorke
  • GOLD IN BRASS AGE – David Gray
  • 1963: NEW DIRECTIONS – John Coltrane
  • THE RADIO RECORDINGS 1939-1945 – Wilhelm Furtwängler & Berliner Philharmoniker
  • WOODSTOCK: BACK TO THE GARDEN – THE DEFINITIVE 50TH ANNIVERSARY ARCHIVE – Various Artists

 

NOTES

67. Best Album Notes

  • THE COMPLETE CUBAN JAM SESSIONS – Various Artists
  • THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO MALACO – Various Artists
  • PEDAL STEEL + FOUR CORNERS – Terry Allen And The Panhandle Mystery Band
  • PETE SEEGER: THE SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS COLLECTION) – Pete Seeger
  • STAX ’68: A MEMPHIS STORY – Various Artists

 

HISTORICAL

68. Best Historical Album

  • THE GIRL FROM CHICKASAW COUNTY – THE COMPLETE CAPITOL MASTERS – Bobbie Gentry
  • THE GREAT COMEBACK: HOROWITZ AT CARNEGIE HALL – Vladimir Horowitz
  • KANKYO ONGAKU: JAPANESE AMBIENT, ENVIRONMENTAL & NEW AGE MUSIC 1980-1990 – Various Artists
  • PETE SEEGER: THE SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS COLLECTION – Pete Seeger
  • WOODSTOCK: BACK TO THE GARDEN – THE DEFINITIVE 50TH ANNIVERSARY ARCHIVE – Various Artists

 

PRODUCTION, NON-CLASSICAL

69. Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

 

  • ALL THESE THINGS – Thomas Dybdahl
  • ELLA MAI – Ella Mai
  • RUN HOME SLOW – The Teskey Brothers
  • SCENERY – Emily King
  • WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? – Billie Eilish

 

70. Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical

 

  • JACK ANTONOFF

• Arizona Baby (Kevin Abstract) (A)

• Lover (Taylor Swift) (A)

• Norman F***ing Rockwell! (Lana Del Rey) (A)

• Red Hearse (Red Hearse) (A)

  • DAN AUERBACH

• The Angels In Heaven Done Signed My Name (Leo Bud Welch) (A)

• “Let’s Rock” (The Black Keys) (A)

• Mockingbird (The Gibson Brothers) (A)

• Myth Of A Man (Night Beats) (A)

• Southern Gentleman (Dee White) (A)

• Walk Through Fire (Yola) (A)

  • JOHN HILL

• Heat Of The Summer (Young The Giant) (T)

• Hundred (Khalid) (T)

• No Drug Like Me (Carly Rae Jepsen) (T)

• Outta My Head (Khalid With John Mayer) (T)

• Social Cues (Cage The Elephant) (A)

• Superposition (Young The Giant) (T)

• Too Much (Carly Rae Jepsen) (T)

• Vertigo (Khalid) (T)

• Zero (From “Ralph Breaks The Internet”) (Imagine Dragons) (T)

  • FINNEAS

• When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? (Billie Eilish) (A)

  • RICKY REED

• Almost Free (Fidlar) (A)

• Burning (Maggie Rogers) (T)

• Confidence (X Ambassadors Featuring K.Flay) (T)

• Juice (Lizzo) (T)

• Kingdom Of One (Maren Morris) (T)

• Power Is Power (SZA Featuring The Weekend & Travis Scott) (T)

• Tempo (Lizzo Featuring Missy Elliott) (T)

• Truth Hurts (Lizzo) (T)

• The Wrong Man (Ross Golan) (A)

 

71. Best Remixed Recording

 

  • I RISE (TRACY YOUNG’S PRIDE INTRO RADIO REMIX) – Madonna
  • MOTHER’S DAUGHTER (WUKI REMIX) – Miley Cyrus
  • THE ONE (HIGH CONTRAST REMIX) – Jorja Smith
  • SWIM (FORD. REMIX) – Mild Minds
  • WORK IT (SOULWAX REMIX) – Marie Davidson

 

PRODUCTION, IMMERSIVE AUDIO

72. Best Immersive Audio Album

 

  • CHAIN TRIPPING – Yacht
  • KVERNDOKK: SYMPHONIC DANCES – Ken-David Masur & Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
  • LUX – Anita Brevik, Trondheimsolistene & Nidarosdomens Jentekor
  • THE ORCHESTRAL ORGAN – Jan Kraybill
  • THE SAVIOR – A Bad Think

 

PRODUCTION, CLASSICAL

73. Best Engineered Album, Classical

 

  • AEQUA – ANNA THORVALDSDÓTTIR – International Contemporary Ensemble
  • BRUCKNER: SYMPHONY NO. 9 – Manfred Honeck & Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
  • RACHMANINOFF – HERMITAGE PIANO TRIO – Hermitage Piano Trio
  • RILEY: SUN RINGS – Kronos Quartet
  • WOLFE: FIRE IN MY MOUTH – Jaap Van Zweden, Francisco J. Núñez, Donald Nally, The Crossing, Young People’s Chorus Of NY City & New York Philharmonic

 

74. Producer Of The Year, Classical

 

  • BLANTON ALSPAUGH

• Artifacts – The Music Of Michael McGlynn (Charles Bruffy & Kansas City Chorale)

• Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique; Fantaisie Sur La Tempête De Shakespeare (Andrew Davis & Toronto Symphony Orchestra)

• Copland: Billy The Kid; Grohg (Leonard Slatkin & Detroit Symphony Orchestra)

• Duruflé: Complete Choral Works (Robert Simpson & Houston Chamber Choir)

• Glass: Symphony No. 5 (Julian Wachner, The Choir Of Trinity Wall Street, Trinity Youth Chorus, Downtown Voices & Novus NY)

• Sander: The Divine Liturgy Of St. John Chrysostom (Peter Jermihov & PaTRAM Institute Singers)

• Smith, K.: Canticle (Craig Hella Johnson & Cincinnati Vocal Arts Ensemble)

• Visions Take Flight (Mei-Ann Chen & ROCO)

  • JAMES GINSBURG

• Project W – Works By Diverse Women Composers (Mei-Ann Chen & Chicago Sinfonietta)

• Silenced Voices (Black Oak Ensemble)

• 20th Century Harpsichord Concertos (Jory Vinikour, Scott Speck & Chicago Philharmonic)

• Twentieth Century Oboe Sonatas (Alex Klein & Phillip Bush)

• Winged Creatures & Other Works For Flute, Clarinet, And Orchestra (Anthony McGill, Demarre McGill, Allen Tinkham & Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra)

  • MARINA A. LEDIN, VICTOR LEDIN

• Bates: Children Of Adam; Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem (Steven Smith, Erin R. Freeman, Richmond Symphony & Chorus)

• The Orchestral Organ (Jan Kraybill)

• The Poetry Of Places (Nadia Shpachenko)

• Rachmaninoff – Hermitage Piano Trio (Hermitage Piano Trio)

  • MORTEN LINDBERG

• Himmelborgen (Elisabeth Holte, Kåre Nordstoga & Uranienborg Vokalensemble)

• Kleiberg: Do You Believe In Heather? (Various Artists)

• Ljos (Fauna Vokalkvintett)

• LUX (Anita Brevik, Trondheimsolistene & Nidarosdomens Jentekor)

• Trachea (Tone Bianca Sparre Dahl & Schola Cantorum)

• Veneliti (Håkon Daniel Nystedt & Oslo Kammerkor)

  • DIRK SOBOTKA

• Bruckner: Symphony No. 9 (Manfred Honeck & Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra)

 

CLASSICAL

75. Best Orchestral Performance

 

  • BRUCKNER: SYMPHONY NO. 9 – Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
  • COPLAND: BILLY THE KID; GROHG – Detroit Symphony Orchestra
  • NORMAN: SUSTAIN – Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • TRANSATLANTIC – Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
  • WEINBERG: SYMPHONIES NOS. 2 & 21 – City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Kremerata Baltica

 

76. Best Opera Recording

 

  • BENJAMIN: LESSONS IN LOVE & VIOLENCE – Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House
  • BERG: WOZZECK – Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra; Chorus Of Dutch National Opera
  • CHARPENTIER: LES ARTS FLORISSANTS; LES PLAISIRS DE VERSAILLES – Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Ensemble; Boston Early Music Festival Vocal Ensemble
  • PICKER: FANTASTIC MR. FOX – Boston Modern Orchestra Project; Boston Children’s Chorus
  • WAGNER: LOHENGRIN – Festspielorchester Bayreuth

 

77. Best Choral Performance

 

  • BOYLE: VOYAGES – The Crossing
  • DURUFLÉ: COMPLETE CHORAL WORKS – Ken Cowan; Houston Chamber Choir
  • THE HOPE OF LOVING – Conspirare
  • SANDER: THE DIVINE LITURGY OF ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM – Evan Bravos, Vadim Gan, Kevin Keys, Glenn Miller & Daniel Shirley; PaTRAM Institute Singers
  • SMITH, K.: THE ARC IN THE SKY – The Crossing

 

78. Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance

 

  • CERRONE: THE PIECES THAT FALL TO EARTH – Christopher Rountree & Wild Up
  • FREEDOM & FAITHPUBLI – Quartet
  • PERPETULUM – Third Coast Percussion
  • RACHMANINOFF – HERMITAGE PIANO TRIO – Hermitage Piano Trio
  • SHAW: ORANGE – Attacca Quartet

 

79. Best Classical Instrumental Solo

 

  • THE BERLIN RECITAL – Yuja Wang
  • HIGDON: HARP CONCERTO – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
  • MARSALIS: VIOLIN CONCERTO; FIDDLE DANCE SUITE – Philadelphia Orchestra
  • THE ORCHESTRAL ORGAN – Jan Kraybill
  • TORKE: SKY, CONCERTO FOR VIOLIN – Albany Symphony

 

80. Best Classical Solo Vocal Album

 

  • THE EDGE OF SILENCE – Donald Berman, Curtis Macomber, Kathryn Schulmeister & Nicholas Tolle
  • HIMMELSMUSIK – Jesús Rodil & Dingle Yandell
  • SCHUMANN: LIEDERKREIS OP. 24, KERNER-LIEDER OP. 35 – Matthias Goerne; Leif Ove Andsnes, accompanist
  • SONGPLAY – Steve Barnett & Lautaro Greco
  • A TE, O CARA – Kaunas City Symphony Orchestra

 

81. Best Classical Compendium

 

  • AMERICAN ORIGINALS 1918 – John Morris Russell, conductor; Elaine Martone, producer
  • LESHNOFF: SYMPHONY NO. 4 ‘HEICHALOS’; GUITAR CONCERTO; STARBURST – Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor; Tim Handley, producer
  • MELTZER: SONGS AND STRUCTURES – Paul Appleby & Natalia Katyukova; Silas Brown & Harold Meltzer, producers
  • THE POETRY OF PLACES – Nadia Shpachenko; Marina A. Ledin & Victor Ledin, producers
  • SAARIAHO: TRUE FIRE; TRANS; CIEL D’HIVER – Hannu Lintu, conductor; Laura Heikinheimo, producer

 

82. Best Contemporary Classical Composition

 

  • BERMEL: MIGRATION SERIES FOR JAZZ ENSEMBLE & ORCHESTRA – Derek Bermel, Ted Nash, David Alan Miller, Juilliard Jazz Orchestra & Albany Symphony Orchestra
  • HIGDON: HARP CONCERTO – Yolanda Kondonassis, Ward Stare & The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
  • MARSALIS: VIOLIN CONCERTO IN D MAJOR – Nicola Benedetti, Cristian Măcelaru & Philadelphia Orchestra
  • NORMAN: SUSTAIN – Gustavo Dudamel & Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • SHAW: ORANGE – Attacca Quartet
  • WOLFE: FIRE IN MY MOUTH – Jaap Van Zweden, Francisco J. Núñez, Donald Nally, The Crossing, Young People’s Chorus Of NY City & New York Philharmonic

 

MUSIC VIDEO/FILM

83. Best Music Video

 

  • WE’VE GOT TO TRY – The Chemical Brothers
  • THIS LAND – Gary Clark Jr.
  • CELLOPHANE – FKA twigs
  • OLD TOWN ROAD (OFFICIAL MOVIE) – Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus
  • GLAD HE’S GONE – Tove Lo

 

84. Best Music Film

 

  • HOMECOMING – Beyoncé
  • REMEMBER MY NAME – David Crosby
  • BIRTH OF THE COOL – Miles Davis
  • SHANGRI-LA – Various Artists
  • ANIMA – Thom Yorke

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