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2018 Grammy Awards: The Nominations

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2018 Grammy Awards: The Nominations

Austin Carmichael, Staff Writer

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The 60th Annual Grammy Awards are set to air on January 28, and this year’s nominations feature a variety of artists across all kinds of music genres, from pop and jazz to rap and rock.

Artists such as Jay-Z, Luis Fonsi, Kendrick Lamar, and Bruno Mars are up for 3 or more awards, while artists such as Lorde, Julia Michaels, and Cardi B are only nominated for one or two.

The categories of Record of the Year and Album of the Year feature almost the same artists: Childish Gambino, Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, and Bruno Mars are all up for awards in both categories, while Luis Fonsi is only nominated in Record of the Year and Lorde is only nominated in Album of the Year. Meanwhile, Song of the Year nominations include “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi, “4:44” by Jay-Z, “Issues” by Julia Michaels, “1-800-273-8255” by Logic, and “That’s What I Like” by Bruno Mars.

Kelly Clarkson’s “Love So Soft,” Kesha’s “Praying,” Lady Gaga’s “Million Reasons,” P!nk’s “What About Us,” and Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You” are the contestants for the Best Pop Solo Performance award. “Something Just Like This” by the Chainsmokers and Coldplay, “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, and Justin Bieber, “Thunder” by Imagine Dragons, “Feel It Still” by Portugal. The Man, and “Stay” by Zedd and Alessia Cara are all up for the Best Pop Duo/Group Performance award.

In addition to the awards, artists such as Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus, Elton John, Luis Fonsi, and more will be performing in between award presentations.

Tune in to the Grammy Awards at 7:30 on CBS this Sunday.

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2018 Grammy Awards: The Nominations