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SZA Releases Moving Statement on Grammy Nominations

SZA is up for five awards at the 2018 Grammys. Today, she’s shared a heartfelt statement on her Instagram about the nominations. “I BEGGED [Top Dawg President] Punch for writers on [Ctrl] cuz I thought no one would ever like me the way I was. He said ‘U don’t need ’em,’” she recalls. “This entire thing puts my wildest dreams ...

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Grammy Nominations: Who Will Win the Ever-Unpredictable Best New Artist Award?

Depending on your perspective, the Grammys’ best new artist award has long been either the most entertaining or the most confounding of the awards’ big four categories. Even ignoring the award’s historical idiosyncrasies — both The Beatles and Starland Vocal Band have won it — it’s still provided more than its share of surprises in recent years. Where else, after ...

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'I’m freaking out right now': Luis Fonsi and more react to their Grammy nominations

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Grammy Nominations: Why Was Ed Sheeran Snubbed? Insiders Weigh In

Ed Sheeran just proved that Grammy nomination prognostication is a completely thankless art. Virtually every story written in the lead-up to this year’s announcements posited Sheeran as going head-to-head with Kendrick Lamar in the three key all-genre categories… and possibly prevailing. So why was the “A Team” singer relegated to the junior varsity league? Headlines told the tale: “Experts agree ...

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2018 Grammy Nominations: 5 Things We Learned

This morning, the Recording Academy announced the nominations for the 2018 Grammy awards and for the first time, Grammy voters acknowledged the dominance of rap, R&B and Latin pop in the streaming era. Jay-Z led all candidates with eight nominations, but rising stars like SZA and Khalid also picked up five nominations apiece, and Luis Fonsi’s inescapable summer hit “Despacito” earned ...

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GRAMMYs 2018 Nominations: Bruno Mars, JAY-Z, Lorde and More — See the Complete List

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The nominees are in for the 60th Annual Grammy Awards, and music’s biggest night will feature some of your favorite artists …though some were snubbed.  Singer-songwriter Andra Day announced the four major categories — Best New Artist, Record Of The Year, Song Of The Year, and Album Of The Year — on Tuesday’s CBS This Morning. ...

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