- The 63rd annual Grammy awards ceremony is scheduled for Jan. 31 in Los Angeles, hosted by Trevor Noah, but without a live audience due to the ongoing pandemic.
- Several categories were dominated by women nominees.
CNB News – Nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards announced Tuesday, Beyoncé leads all artists with nine total, “Black Parade” earned her the record of the year, song of the year, best r&b performance and best r&b song categories. “Savage” with Megan Thee Stallion is also up for record of the year, best rap performance and best rap song. Beyonce tops off her nominations with best music video (“Brown Skin Girl”) and best music film (Black Is King.)
Taylor Swift, Dua Lipa and Roddy Rich followed Queen Bey with six nominations each.
The Grammys announced “The Daily Show’s” Trevor Noah will host the event in January.
In a year that most human beings would love to forget, there has been one constant force that has brought us together – Music. I’m truly honoured to be hosting The #GRAMMYs, a night celebrating all of our favourite artists who’ve helped keep us sane while we’re all stuck indoors! pic.twitter.com/rmFuBjWeJk
— Trevor Noah (@Trevornoah) November 24, 2020
Album of the Year
Record of the Year
Song of the Year
Best New Artist
Best Pop Vocal Album
Best Rock Album
Best Alternative Music Album
Best Progressive R&B Album
Best Rap Album
Best Global Music Album
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