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Check out the 2018 Record, Song and Album of the Year Grammy Nominees


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Brandi Carlile, Cardi B, Drake, H.E.R., Janelle Monae, Kacey Musgraves and Kendrick Lamar got some very pleasant news this morning. They're all nominees for the 2019 Grammy Awards. The big four general field categories—Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year and Best New Artist of the Year—are dominated by women. They make up six out of eight acts up for Best New Artist, with nominees including Chloe x Halle, H.E.R., Dua Lipa, Margo Price, Bebe Rexha and Jorja Smith (the others are country singer Luke Combs and the retro rock band Greta Van Fleet).

The 61st-annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast by CBS on Sunday, Feb. 10.

Here are some of the nominees in the top categories:

Record of the Year
  • "I Like It," Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin
  • "The Joke," Brandi Carlile
  • "This is America," Childish Gambino
  • "God's Plan," Drake
  • "Shallow," from A Star is Born, Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper
  • "All the Stars," from Black Panther, Kendrick Lamar and SZA
  • "Rockstar," Post Malone featuring 21 Savage
  • "The Middle," Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey
Album of the Year
  • Invasion of Privacy, Cardi B
  • By the Way, I Forgive You, Brandi Carlile
  • Scorpion, Drake
  • H.E.R., H.E.R.
  • Beerbongs & Bentleys, Post Malone
  • Dirty Computer, Janelle Monae
  • Golden Hour, Kacey Musgraves
  • Black Panther, Various Artists

Best Pop Solo Performance
  • "Colors," Beck
  • "Havana," Camila Cabello
  • "God is a Woman," Ariana Grande
  • "Joanne (Where Do You Think You're Goin'?)," Lady Gaga
  • "Better Now," Post Malone

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
  • "Fall in Line," Christina Aguilera featuring Demi Lovato
  • "Don't Go Breaking My Heart," Backstreet Boys
  • "'S Wonderful," Tony Bennett and Diana Krall
  • "Shallow," from A Star is Born, Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper
  • "Girls Like You," Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B
  • "Say Something," Justin Timberlake featuring Chris Stapleton
  • "The Middle," Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey

Best Pop Vocal Album
  • Camila, Camila Cabello
  • Meaning of Life, Kelly Clarkson
  • Sweetener, Ariana Grande
  • Shawn Mendes, Shawn Mendes
  • Beautiful Trauma, P!nk
  • Reputation, Taylor Swift

Best Music Video
  • "Apes**t," The Carters
  • "This is America," Childish Gambino
  • "I'm Not Racist," Joyner Lucas
  • "PYNK," Janelle Monae
  • "Mumbo Jumbo,"  Tierra Whack

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