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This morning the GRAMMY’s announced their first round of performers for the 61st Annual Grammy Awards.

Cardi B, Post Malone, Janelle Monáe, Camila Cabello, Dan + Shay, Shawn Mendes, and Kacey Musgraves will all take the stage on Music’s Biggest Night, which will air live from L.A.’s Staples Center on Feb. 10.
This will mark Cardi’s second time performing on the stage, the rapper who scored 5 nominations that night made her GRAMMY debut last year when she hit the stage with Bruno Mars. While this will be Post Malone first time hitting the stage and Janelle Monae’s second since 2011 when she performed “Cold War” alongside Bruno Mars and B.o.B. during a 2011 medley.

Hosted by Alicia Keys, the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards will be broadcast live on CBS on Sunday, Feb. 10, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.

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Just moments ago this year’s Grammy Nominations have finally been announced. Music’s biggest calendar night, the 61st annual Grammy Awards, are set to air February 10th, 2019 live on CBS. While originally set to be announced Wednesday, the date was pushed back in honor of George W.H. Bush memorial that day.

Leading the Nominations this year is Kendrick Lamar eight nominations for Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Rap Performance, two for Best Rap Song, and Best Rap/Sung Performance and Best Song Written for Visual Media. Behind him is Drake with Seven nominations for Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Record of the Year, two for Best Rap Song, and two for Best Rap Performance. Cardi B also proves that her break out year is not over as she earned Five nominations this year including Album of the Year and Song of the Year. She was also recognized for Best Rap Album, Best Rap Performance, and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for the Maroon 5 collab “Girls Like You.” Check out the full list of nominees below.

Now check out the full list of nominees below.

Album Of The Year

Cardi B – Invasion Of Privacy
Drake – Scorpion
Janelle Monae – Dirty Computer
Kendrick Lamar – Black Panther: The Album
H.E.R – H.E.R
Brandi Carlile – By The Way, I Forgive You
Kacey Musgraves – Golden Hour
Post Malone – Beerbongs & Bentleys

Record Of The Year
Cardi B – I Like It
Lady Gaga – Shallow
Childish Gambino – This Is America
Post Malone – Rockstar
Zedd, Maren Morris, Grey – The Middle
Brandi Carlile – The Joke

Song Of The Year
Kendrick Lamar & SZA – All The Stars
Lady Gaga – Shallow
Ella Mai – Boo’d Up
Drake – God’s Plan
Childish Gambino – This Is America
Shawn Mendes – In My Blood
The Joke
The Middle

Best New Artist
Chloe x Halle
Jorja Smith
Luke Combs
Dua Lipa
Bebe Rexha

Best R&B Album
Toni Braxton – Sex & Cigarettes
Lalah Hathaway – Honestly
H.E.R – H.E.R
Leon Bridges – Good Thing
PJ Morton – Gumbo Unplugged Live
Best Pop Solo Performance:
“Colors” — Beck
“Havana (Live)” — 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 & Diana Krall
“Shallow” — Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
“Girls I Like You” — Maroon 5 Featuring Cardi B
“Say Something” — Justin Timberlake Featuring Chris Stapleton
“The Middle” — Zedd, Maren Morris & 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 R&B Performance:
“Long As I Live” — Toni Braxton
“Summer” — The Carters
“Y O Y” — Lalah Hathaway
“Best Part” — H.E.R. Featuring Daniel Caesar
“First Began” — PJ Morton

Best Traditional R&B Performance:
“Bet Ain’t Worth The Hand” — Leon Bridges
“Don’t Fall Apart On Me Tonight” — Bettye LaVette
“Honest” — MAJOR.
“How Deep Is Your Love” — PJ Morton Featuring Yebba
“Made For Love” — Charlie Wilson Featuring Lalah Hathaway

Best R&B Song:
Ella Mai – Boo’d Up
Miguel – Come Through and Chill [ft. J. Cole and Salaam Remi]
Childish Gambino – Feels Like Summer
H.E.R. – Focus
Toni Braxton – Long As I Live

Best Urban Contemporary Album:
“Everything Is Love” — The Carters
“The Kids Are Alright “— Chloe x Halle
“Chris Dave And The Drumhedz” — Chris Dave And The Drumhedz
“War & Leisure” — Miguel
“Ventriloquism” — Meshell Ndegeocello

Best R&B Album:
“Sex & Cigarettes” — Toni Braxton
“Good Thing” — Leon Bridges
“Honestly” — Lalah Hathaway
“H.E.R.” — H.E.R.
“Gumbo Unplugged (Live)” — PJ Morton

Best Rap Performance
“Be Careful” — Cardi B
“Nice For What” — Drake
“King’s Dead” — Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future & James Blake
“Bubblin” — Anderson .Paak
“Sicko Mode” — Travis Scott, Drake, Big Hawk & Swae Lee

Best Rap/Sung Performance:
“Like I Do” — Christina Aguilera Featuring Goldlink
“Pretty Little Fears” — 6LACK Featuring J. Cole
“This Is America” — Childish Gambino
“All The Stars” — Kendrick Lamar & SZA
“Rockstar” — Post Malone Featuring 21 Savage

Best Rap Song:
Drake – God’s Plan
Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future, & James Blake – King’s Dead
Eminem – Lucky You
Travis Scott, Drake, Big Hawk, & Swae Lee – Sicko Mode
Jay Rock ft. Kendrick Lamar – Win

Best Rap Album:
“Invasion Of Privacy” — Cardi B
“Swimming” — Mac Miller
“Victory Lap” — Nipsey Hussle
“Daytona” — Pusha T
“Astroworld” — Travis Scott

Best Gospel Album:
“One Nation Under God” — Jekalyn Carr
“Hiding Place” — Tori Kelly
“Make Room” — Jonathan McReynolds
“The Other Side” — The Walls Group
“A Great Work” — Brian Courtney Wilson

Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical:
Larry Klein
Linda Perry
Kanye West
Pharrell Williams

Best Music Video:
The Carters – Apes***
Childish Gambino – This Is America
Joyner Lucas – I’m Not Racist
Janelle Monáe – PYNK
Tierra Whack – MUMBO JUMBO

Best Music Film:
Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars
Elvis Presley: The King

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This morning the Grammy’s announced their full list of nominees for the 2018 Grammy awards which will take place the the Madison Square Garden in NYC.

JAY-Z leads the pack this year with a total of eight nominations, followed by Kendrick Lamar (7), Bruno Mars (6), Childish Gambino (5), SZA (5) and Khalid (5). Check out the full list of nominees below

Album of the Year:

• Childish Gambino — “Awaken, My Love!”
• JAY-Z — 4:44
• Kendrick Lamar — DAMN.
• Lorde — Melodrama
• Bruno Mars — 24K Magic

Song of the Year:

• Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber — “Despacito”
• JAY-Z — “4:44″
• Julia Michaels — “Issues”
• Logic Featuring Khalid & Alessia Cara — “1-800-273-8255″
• Bruno Mars — “That’s What I Like”

Record of the Year:

• Childish Gambino — “Redbone”
• Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber — “Despacito”
• JAY-Z — “The Story of O.J.”
• Kendrick Lamar — “HUMBLE.”
• Bruno Mars — “24K Magic”

Best New Artist:

• Alessia Cara
• Khalid
• Lil Uzi Vert
• Julia Michaels

Best Rap Album:

• JAY-Z — 4:44
• Kendrick Lamar — DAMN.
• Migos — C U L T U R E
• Rapsody — Laila’s Wisdom
• Tyler, The Creator — Flower Boy

Best Rap Song:

• Cardi B — “Bodak Yellow”
• Danger Mouse Featuring Run The Jewels & Big Boi — “Chase Me”
• Kendrick Lamar — “HUMBLE.”
• JAY-Z — “The Story of O.J.”
• Rapsody — “Sassy”

Best Rap Performance:

• Big Sean — “Bounce Back”
• Cardi B — “Bodak Yellow”
• JAY-Z — “4:44″
• Kendrick Lamar — “HUMBLE.”
• Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert — “Bad and Boujee”

Best Rap/Sung Performance:

• GoldLink Featuring Brent Faiyaz & Shy Glizzy — “Crew”
• JAY-Z Featuring Beyoncé — “Family Feud”
• Kendrick Lamar Featuring Rihanna — “LOYALTY.”
• SZA Featuring Travi$ Scott — “Love Galore”

Best R&B Album:

• Daniel Caesar — Freudian
• Ledisi — Let Love Rule
• Bruno Mars — 24K Magic
• PJ Morton — Gumbo
• Musiq Soulchild — Feel the Real

Best R&B Song:

• PJ Morton — “First Began”
• Khalid — “Location”
• Childish Gambino — “Redbone”
• SZA — “Supermodel”
• Bruno Mars — “That’s What I Like”

Best R&B Performance:

• Daniel Caesar Featuring Kali Uchis — “Get You”
• Kehlani — “Distraction”
• Ledisi — “High”
• Bruno Mars — “That’s What I Like”
• SZA — “The Weekend”

Best Traditional R&B Performance:

• The Baylor Project — “Laugh and Move On”
• Childish Gambino — “Redbone”
• Anthony Hamilton Featuring The HamilTones — “What I’m Feelin’”
• Ledisi — “All the Way”
• Mali Music — “Still”

Best Urban Contemporary Album:

• 6LACK — Free 6LACK
• Childish Gambino — “Awaken, My Love!”
• Khalid — American Teen
• SZA — Ctrl
• The Weeknd — Starboy

Best Music Video:

• Kenrick Lamar — “HUMBLE.”
• Jay-Z — “The Story of O.J.”
• Beck — “Up All Night”
• Jain — “Makeba”
• Logic Featuring Khalid & Alessia Cara — “1-800-273-8255″

Producer of the Year:

• Calvin Harris
• Greg Kurstin
• Black Mills
• No I.D.
• The Stereotypes

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05ee45d27969a31bcdd0b4bd5df1238b.625x307x1As the 57th Annual Grammy award show airs live right now as we speak, check out the performances that have happened so far.

Ariana Grande

Kanye West


Miranda Lambert

Pharrell Williams

Hozier & Annie Lennox

Usher & Stevie Wonder

Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney


Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

Sam Smith & Mary J.Blige


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Last night aired the 2014 Grammy awards celebration, while a lot of artists were robbed of the trophy they truly deserve, the show itself was very drawn out and boring. If you missed the whole show last night check out the list of nominees  who went home with the biggest award in music.


56th Annual Grammy Awards Winners

Album Of The Year:
“Random Access Memories” — Daft Punk

Record Of The Year:
“Get Lucky” — Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams

Song Of The Year:
“Royals” — Joel Little & Ella Yelich O’Connor, songwriters (Lorde)

Best New Artist:
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis


Best Pop Solo Performance:
“Royals” — Lorde

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:
“Get Lucky” — Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams

Best Pop Vocal Album:
“Unorthodox Jukebox” — Bruno Mars

Best Pop Instrumental Album:
“Steppin’ Out” — Herb Alpert

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
“To Be Loved” — Michael Bublé


Best Dance/Electronica Album:
Random Access Memories — Daft Punk

Best Dance Recording
“Clarity” — Zedd Featuring Foxes


Best Rock Performance:
“Radioactive” — Imagine Dragons

Best Rock Album:
“Celebration Day” — Led Zeppelin

Best Metal Performance
“God Is Dead?” — Black Sabbath

Best Rock Song
“Cut Me Some Slack” — Dave Grohl, Paul McCartney, Krist Novoselic & Pat Smear, songwriters (Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Pat Smear)


Best Alternative Music Album
“Modern Vampires Of The City” — Vampire Weekend


Best R&B Performance:
“Something” — Snarky Puppy With Lalah Hathaway

Best Urban Contemporary Album:
“Unapologetic” — Rihanna

Best R&B Album:
Girl On Fire — Alicia Keys

Best Traditional R&B Performance
“Please Come Home — Gary Clark Jr.

Best R&B Song (A Songwriters Award)
“Pusher Love Girl” — James Fauntleroy, Jerome Harmon, Timothy Mosley & Justin Timberlake, songwriters (Justin Timberlake)


Best Rap Performance:
“Thrift Shop” — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration:
“Holy Grail” — Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake

Best Rap Album:
The Heist — Macklemore  & Ryan Lewis

Best Rap Song
“Thrift Shop” — Ben Haggerty & Ryan Lewis, songwriters (Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz)


Best Country Solo Performance:
“Wagon Wheel” — Darius Rucker

Best Country Album:
Same Trailer Different Park — Kacey Musgraves

Best Country Duo/Group Performance
“From This Valley” — The Civil Wars

Best Country Song (A Songwriters Award)
“Merry Go ‘Round” — Shane McAnally, Kacey Musgraves & Josh Osborne, songwriters (Kacey Musgraves)


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With music’s biggest night coming in a few weeks The Grammy association has just announced 3 new performers that will hit the stage at L.A.’s Staples Center. Robin Thicke, Lorde, and Katy Perry have been added to the performers for the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. Other performances that have been announced were Daft Punk with Stevie Wonder, Pharrell Williams, Kendrick Lamar with Imagine Dragons and P!nk with fun.’s Nate Ruess.