This Year’s Grammy Nominations Have Been Announced, And There Are Plenty Of Surprises

Music can define a moment, a season, or a whole year. On February 10th, The Grammys will pay tribute to the music that defined 2018. Join your favorite stars in the music industry at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, or catch all the action on CBS.

Last year it was all about Bruno Mars, Lorde, and Jay Z. Jay Z is back this year, but Bruno Mars isn’t. It looks like it’s going to be a big year for artists like Childish Gambino, Janelle Monae, and Cardi B. Keep reading to find out who got nominated this year.

Album Of The Year

This is the award we’ve all been waiting for. Album of the year is perhaps the most anticipated award at the Grammys. People were a bit upset about the nominees this year though.

Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images
Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images

The Album of the Year nominees are H.E.R. – H.E.R., Brandi Carlile – By the Way, I Forgive You, Drake, – Scorpion, Various Artists – Black Panther: The Album, Kacey Musgraves – Golden Hour, Post Malone – Beerbongs & Bentleys, Cardi B – Invasion of Privacy, and Janelle Monáe – Dirty Computer. Where is Ariana Grande? Where is Taylor Swift? They deserve to at least be nominated.