With the full 62nd GRAMMY Award nominations dropping vivid and early this morning, the music business is now conscious and celebrating on social media.
First-time nominee Lizzo is “feelin’ good as hell” about her momentous eight nods, which embody File Of The 12 months, Album Of The 12 months and Greatest New Artist. She took to her Twitter vivid and early, not lengthy after the information went dwell to share the large temper. “THIS HAS BEEN AN INCREDIBLE YEAR FOR MUSIC AND IM JUST SO THANKFUL TO EVEN BE PART OF IT,” she beamed in her second tweet, adopted by “WE ARE ALL WINNERS.” Congrats, queen!
Billie Eilish is one other first-time nominee who’s additionally up for File Of The 12 months, Album Of The 12 months Greatest New Artist and extra. The younger anti-pop star, whose older brother FINNEAS produces her music, wrote “BETWEEN ME & MY BROTHER ITS 11 NOMINATIONS thank u grammyyys that is an honor.” Discuss a sibling energy duo!
One other first-time nominee and Greatest New Artist contender, Yola, is reveling on this massive day. “I am looking for the appropriate phrases for the @RecordingAcad nominations this morning, that is an absolute dream!!” the rising Queen of Nation Soul first wrote on Twitter this morning.
Two hours later, the British songstress got here up with a couple of extra phrases to summarize her pleasure: “To be be nominated for 4 @RecordingAcad #GRAMMYs within the 10th month of my debut yr is past a dream come true. Thanks to my unimaginable group and everybody who has supported and believed in me alongside the best way. I am actually honoured to be within the class with each artist nominated.”
To be be nominated for 4 @RecordingAcad #GRAMMYs within the 10th month of my debut yr is past a dream come true.Thanks to my unimaginable group and everybody who has supported and believed in me alongside the best way.I’m actually honoured to be within the class with each artist nominated pic.twitter.com/4D4kTBAx5u
— Yola (@iamyola) November 20, 2019
Nation/lure king Lil Nas X additionally joined the first-time nominee rodeo with six nods, together with for Greatest New Artist, Album Of The 12 months—for his debut EP, 7—and File Of The 12 months for “Previous City Highway.”
“NO F***ING WAY” he wrote on Twitter. Yee-haw certainly, cowboy.
GRAMMY-winning alt-electro crooner James Blake, who was a Greatest New Artist nominee again on the 56th GRAMMY Awards, additionally took to social media to share the load of this prestigious peer recognition. “Assume Kind nominated for greatest different album! This one meant an enormous quantity to me. ahhhhhhhhh! LOVE YOU ALL,” he wrote on Instagram.
Rising R&B powerhouse H.E.R., received her first two GRAMMYs on the 61st GRAMMY Awards, the place she was a Greatest New Artist nominee. She is understandably thrilled about her 5 nominations this yr, and gave her tweet the all-caps, multiple-exclamation-point therapy: “5 NOMINATIONS!!!! WHAAAAAT. THATS CRAZY!!!! AGAAAAAINNNNNN. AAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH. GOD IS GREAT.”
5 NOMINATIONS!!!! WHAAAAAT. THATS CRAZY!!!! AGAAAAAINNNNNN. AAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH. GOD IS GREAT
— H.E.R. (@HERMusicx) November 20, 2019
Pop queen Ariana Grande might have received her first GRAMMY earlier this yr, for Sweetener, however she was nonetheless blown away by right now’s information. She is up for 5 awards this yr, together with for Album Of The 12 months and Greatest Pop Vocal Album (the gramophone she snagged in 2019) for her 2019 follow-up, thank u, subsequent.
In one among her excited tweets this morning she wrote, “thank u for acknowledging this music my lovely greatest pals and that i created in just some weeks collectively. the acknowledgement is actually sufficient by itself for me and my coronary heart.”
thank u for acknowledging this music my lovely greatest pals and that i created in just some weeks collectively. the acknowledgement is actually sufficient by itself for me and my coronary heart. pls permit me to carry all of my pals who made this w me to allow them to be certain my coronary heart is thrashing. pic.twitter.com/GqBRyP2yCz
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) November 20, 2019
GRAMMY-winning alt-rock stalwarts Cage The Elephant have been stoked to earn one other Greatest Rock Album nod, the class they received on the 59th GRAMMY Awards. The band wrote, “Such a blessing and honor to get up this morning and see we’re nominated for a GRAMMY!!! BIG LOVE!!!! @RecordingAcad #GRAMMYs2020 #GrammyNominations #GRAMMYs.”
First-time nominees and Brit-rock experimenters The 1975 are celebrating their Greatest Rock Tune nomination, sharing, “// B E S T R O C Okay S O N G – N O M I N A T I O N // @RecordingAcad L O V E #GRAMMYs,” together with an image that includes lyrics from the nominated track, “Give Your self A Attempt.”
Nigerian Afro-fusion artist Burna Boy additionally obtained his first GRAMMY nomination this yr, as his main 2019 album, African Big, is up for Greatest World Music Album. He joined within the dialog, retweeting a plethora of fan congrats, in addition to his personal publish, which merely learn, “African Big #GRAMMYs @RecordingAcad!!”
Younger rapper YBN Cordae formally joins the ranks of GRAMMY-nominated artists along with his two first-ever nods (Greatest Rap Tune and Greatest New Rap Album) for his 2019 debut LP, The Misplaced Boy. He shared his pleasure with a tearful video of gratitude on his IG tales, in addition to a number of tweets, one among which learn, “Bro my DEBUT album obtained nominated for BEST RAP ALBUM….. this sh*t loopy.”
He additionally tweeted a video of himself from simply two years in the past, prophesizing extra was on the horizon (“That is only the start…give me two years”). “Do not let no one inform you may’t do regardless of the f**ok you set your thoughts too,” this tweet learn. Dayum, phrase.
Whereas there are far too many nominees to share on this article, let’s exit with pivotal U.Okay. digital duo The Chemical Brothers, who’re up for 3 GRAMMYs this yr, together with Greatest Dance/Digital Album. They have been first nominated (and received) again on the 40th GRAMMY Awards, for his or her traditional 1997 observe “Block Rockin’ Beats.”
“Joyful about right now’s three Grammy @RecordingAcad nominations for Greatest Dance/Digital Album (No Geography), Greatest Dance Recording (Received To Hold On) & Greatest Music Video (We have Received To Attempt)! Love & gratitude to all that made it attainable! #NoGeography #GRAMMYNoms #GRAMMYs #ChemicalBrothers,” they shared.
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