2024 Grammy Nominations: Full List Revealed

Taylor Swift, SZA, Boygenius, Miley Cyrus and Olivia Rodrigo lead the field with numerous nominations.

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2024 Grammy Nominations: Full List Revealed

The 2024 Grammy nominations were unveiled this morning. The ceremony is set to take place on Sunday, February 4, 2024 at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. It will broadcast on CBS and Paramount+. See below for the full list of nominees, featuring Boygenius, Olivia Rodrigo, Billie Eilish, Taylor Swift, SZA, Miley Cyrus and more!

Album of the Year

Boygenius: The Record
Janelle Monáe: The Age of Pleasure
Jon Batiste: World Music Radio
Lana Del Rey: Did You Know That There’s a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd
Miley Cyrus: Endless Summer Vacation
Olivia Rodrigo: Guts
Taylor Swift: Midnights

Record of the Year

Billie Eilish: “What Was I Made For?”
Boygenius: “Not Strong Enough”
Jon Batiste: “Worship”
Miley Cyrus: “Flowers”
Olivia Rodrigo: “Vampire”
SZA: “Kill Bill”
Taylor Swift: “Anti-Hero”
Victoria Monét: “On My Mama”

Best Song Written for Visual Media

Billie Eilish: “What Was I Made For?”
Dua Lipa: “Dance the Night”
Nicki Minaj & Ice Spice Featuring Aqua: “Barbie World”
Rihanna: “Lift Me Up”
Ryan Gosling: “I’m Just Ken”

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media (Including Film and Television)

John Williams: The Fabelmans
John Williams: Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny
Ludwig Göransson: Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Ludwig Göransson: Oppenheimer
Mark Ronson & Andrew Wyatt: Barbie

Best African Music Performance

Asake & Olamide: “Amapiano”
Ayra Starr: “Rush”
Burna Boy: “City Boys”
Davido Featuring Musa Keys: “Unavailable”
Tyla: “Water”

Best Música Mexicana Album (Including Tejano)

Ana Bárbara: Bordado a Mano
Flor de Toloache: Motherflower
Lila Downs: La Sánchez
Lupita Infante: Amor Como en las Películas de Antes
Peso Pluma: Génesis

Best Latin Pop Album

AleMor: Beautiful Humans, Vol. 1
Gaby Moreno: X Mi (Vol. 1)
Maluma: Don Juan
Pablo Alborán: La Cuarta Hoja
Paula Arenas: A Ciegas
Pedro Capó: La Neta

Best Country Album

Brothers Osborne: Brothers Osborne
Kelsea Ballerini: Rolling Up the Welcome Mat
Lainey Wilson: Bell Bottom Country
Tyler Childers: Rustin’ in the Rain
Zach Bryan: Zach Bryan

Best Country Solo Performance

Brandy Clark: “Buried”
Chris Stapleton: “White Horse”
Dolly Parton: “The Last Thing on My Mind”
Luke Combs: “Fast Car”
Tyler Childers: “In Your Love”

Best New Artist

Coco Jones
Gracie Abrams
Fred Again..
Ice Spice
Jelly Roll
Noah Kahan
Victoria Monét
The War and Treaty

Song of the Year

Billie Eilish: “What Was I Made For?”
Dua Lipa: “Dance the Night”
Jon Batiste: “Butterfly”
Lana Del Rey: “A&W”
Miley Cyrus: “Flowers”
Olivia Rodrigo: “Vampire”
SZA: “Kill Bill”
Taylor Swift: “Anti-Hero”

Best Alternative Jazz Album

Arooj Aftab, Vijay Iyer, Shahzad Ismaily: Love in Exile
Cory Henry: Live at the Piano
Kurt Elling, Charlie Hunter, SuperBlue: SuperBlue: The Iridescent Spree
Louis Cole: Quality Over Opinion
Meshell Ndegeocello: The Omnichord Real Book

Best Melodic Rap Performance

Burna Boy ft. 21 Savage: “Sittin’ on Top of the World”
Doja Cat: “Attention”
Drake & 21 Savage: “Spin Bout U”
Lil Durk ft. J. Cole: “All My Life”
SZA: “Low”

Best R&B Album

Babyface: Girls Night Out
Coco Jones: What I Didn’t Tell You
Emily King: Special Occasion
Summer Walker: Clear 2: Soft Life EP
Victoria Monét: Jaguar II

Best R&B Performance

Chris Brown: “Summer Too Hot”
Coco Jones: “ICU”
Robert Glasper Featuring Sir & Alex Isley: “Back to Love”
SZA: “Kill Bill”
Victoria Monét: “How Does It Make You Feel”

Best Alternative Music Album

Arctic Monkeys: The Car
Boygenius: The Record
Gorillaz: Cracker Island
Lana Del Rey: Did You Know That There’s a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd
PJ Harvey: I Inside the Old Year Dying

Best Alternative Music Performance

Alvvays: “Belinda Says”
Arctic Monkeys: “Body Paint”
Boygenius: “Cool About It”
Lana Del Rey: “A&W”
Paramore: “This Is Why”

Best Rock Album

Foo Fighters: But Here We Are
Greta Van Fleet: Starcatcher
Metallica: 72 Seasons
Paramore: This Is Why
Queens of the Stone Age: In Times New Roman…

Best Pop Dance Recording

Bebe Rexha & David Guetta: “One in a Million”
Calvin Harris ft. Ellie Goulding: “Miracle”
David Guetta, Anne-Marie & Coi Leray: “Baby Don’t Hurt Me”
Kylie Minogue: “Padam Padam”
Troye Sivan: “Rush”

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

Labrinth ft. Billie Eilish: “Never Felt So Alone”
Lana Del Rey ft. Jon Batiste: “Candy Necklace”
Miley Cyrus ft. Brandi Carlile: “Thousand Miles”
SZA ft. Phoebe Bridgers: “Ghost in the Machine”
Taylor Swift ft. Ice Spice: “Karma”

Best Pop Solo Performance

Billie Eilish: “What Was I Made For?”
Doja Cat: “Paint the Town Red”
Miley Cyrus: “Flowers”
Olivia Rodrigo: “Vampire”
Taylor Swift: “Anti-Hero”

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Daniel Nigro
Dernst “D’Mile” Emile II
Jack Antonoff
Metro Boomin

Songwriter of the Year, Non-Classical

Edgar Barrera
Jessie Jo Dillon
Justin Tranter
Shane McAnally
Theron Thomas

Best Pop Vocal Album

Kelly Clarkson: Chemisty
Miley Cyrus: Endless Summer Vacation
Olivia Rodrigo: Guts
Ed Sheeran:
Taylor Swift: Midnights

Best Dance/Electronic Recording

Aphex Twin: “Blackbox Life Recorder 21F”
James Blake: “Loading”
Disclosure: “Higher Than Ever Before”
Romy & Fred again..: “Strong”
Skrillex, Fred again.. & Flowdan: “Rumble”

Best Dance/Electronic Music Album

James Blake: Playing Robots Into Heaven
The Chemical Brothers: For That Beautiful Feeling
Fred again..: Actual Life 3 (January 1 – September 9 2022)
Kx5: Kx5
Skrillex: Quest for Fire

Best Rock Performance

Arctic Monkeys: “Sculptures of Anything Goes”
Black Pumas: “More Than a Love Song”
Boygenius: “Not Strong Enough”
Foo Fighters: “Rescued”
Metallica: “Lux Æterna”

Best Metal Performance

Disturbed: “Bad Man”
Ghost: “Phantom of the Opera”
Metallica: “72 Seasons”
Slipknot: “Hive Mind”
Spiritbox: “Jaded”

Best Rock Song

Boygenius: “Not Strong Enough”
Foo Fighters: “Rescued”
Olivia Rodrigo: “Ballad of a Homeschooled Girl”
Queens of the Stone Age: “Emotion Sickness”
The Rolling Stones: “Angry”

Best Traditional R&B Performance

Babyface ft. Coco Jones: “Simple”
Kenyon Dixon: “Lucky”
Victoria Monét ft. Earth, Wind & Fire and Hazel Monét: “Hollywood”
PJ Morton ft. Susan Carol: “Good Morning”
SZA: “Love Language”

Best R&B Song

Coco Jones: “ICU”
Halle: “Angel”
Robert Glasper ft. SiR & Alex Isley: “Back to Love”
SZA: “Snooze”
Victoria Monét: “On My Mama”

Best Progressive R&B Album

6lack: Since I Have a Lover
Diddy: The Love Album: Off the Grid
Terrace Martin and James Fauntleroy: Nova
Janelle Monáe: The Age of Pleasure

Best Rap Performance

Baby Keem ft. Kendrick Lamar: “The Hillbillies”
Black Thought: “Love Letter”
Coi Leray: “Players”
Drake & 21 Savage: “Rich Flex”
Killer Mike ft. André 3000, Future, and Eryn Allen Kane: “Scientists & Engineers”

Best Rap Song

Doja Cat: “Attention”
Nicki Minaj & Ice Spice ft. Aqua: “Barbie World”
Lil Uzi Vert: “Just Wanna Rock”
Drake & 21 Savage: “Rich Flex”
Killer Mike ft. André 3000, Future, and Eryn Allen Kane: “Scientists & Engineers”

Best Rap Album

Drake & 21 Savage: Her Loss
Killer Mike: Michael
Metro Boomin: Heroes & Villains
Nas: King’s Disease III
Travis Scott: Utopia

Best Spoken Word Poetry Album

Aja Monet: When the Poems Do What They Do
J. Ivy: The Light Inside
Kevin Powell: Grocery Shopping With My Mother
Prentice Powell and Shawn William: For Your Consideration ’24 – The Album
Queen Sheba: A-You’re Not Wrong B-They’re Not Either: The Fukc-It Pill Revisited

Best Jazz Performance

Jon Batiste: “Movement 18’ (Heroes)”
Lakecia Benjamin: “Basquiat”
Adam Blackstone ft. the Baylor Project & Russell Ferranté: “Vulnerable (Live)”
Fred Hersch & Esperanza Spalding: “But Not For Me”
Samara Joy: “Tight”

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Patti Austin Featuring Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band: For Ella 2
Fred Hersch & Esperanza Spalding: Alive at the Village Vanguard
Gretchen Parlato & Lionel Loueke: Lean In
Cécile McLorin Salvant: Mélusine
Nicole Zuraitis: How Love Begins

Best Jazz Instrumental Album

Kenny Barron: The Source
Lakecia Benjamin: Phoenix
Adam Blackstone: Legacy: The Instrumental Jawn
Billy Childs: The Winds of Change
Pat Metheny: Dream Box

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

ADDA Simfònica, Josep Vicent, Emilio Solla: The Chick Corea Symphony Tribute – Ritmo
Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society: Dynamic Maximum Tension
The Count Basie Orchestra Directed By Scotty Barnhart: Basie Swings The Blues
Vince Mendoza & Metropole Orkest: Olympians
Mingus Big Band: The Charles Mingus Centennial Sessions

Best Latin Jazz Album

Eliane Elias: Quietude
Ivan Lins with the Tblisi Symphony Orchestra: My Heart Speaks
Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band: Vox Humana
Luciana Souza & Trio Corrente: Cometa
Miguel Zenón & Luis Perdomo: El Arte Del Bolero Vol. 2

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Liz Callaway: To Steve With Love: Liz Callaway Celebrates Sondheim
Rickie Lee Jones: Pieces of Treasure
Laufey: Bewitched
Pentatonix: Holidays Around the World
Bruce Springsteen: Only the Strong Survive
Various: Sondheim Unplugged (The NYC Sessions), Vol. 3

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

Béla Fleck, Zakir Hussain, Edgar Meyer ft. Rakesh Chaurasia: As We Speak
House of Waters: On Becoming
Bob James: Jazz Hands
Julian Lage: The Layers
Ben Wendel: All One

Best Musical Theater Album

Kimberly Akimbo
Some Like It Hot

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

Dierks Bentley ft. Billy Strings: “High Note”
Brothers Osborne: “Nobody’s Nobody”
Zach Bryan ft. Kacey Musgraves: ‘I Remember Everything”
Vince Gill & Paul Franklin: “Kissing Your Picture (Is So Cold)”
Jelly Roll with Lainey Wilson: “Save Me”
Carly Pearce ft. Chris Stapleton: “We Don’t Fight Anymore”

Best Country Song

Brandy Clark: “Buried”
Chris Stapleton: “White Horse”
Morgan Wallen: “Last Night”
Tyler Childers: “In Your Love”
Zach Bryan ft. Kacey Musgraves: “I Remember Everything”

Best American Roots Performance

Jon Batiste: “Butterfly”
Blind Boys of Alabama: “Heaven Help Us All”
Madison Cunningham: “Inventing the Wheel”
Rhiannon Giddens: “You Louisiana Man”
Allison Russell: “Eve Was Black”

Best Americana Performance

Blind Boys of Alabama: “Friendship”
Tyler Childers: “Help Me Make It Through the Night”
Brandy Clark ft. Brandi Carlile: “Dear Insecurity”
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit: “King of Oklahoma”
Allison Russell: “The Returner”

Best American Roots Song

The War and Treaty: “Blank Page”
Billy Strings ft. Willie Nelson: “California Sober”
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit: “Cast Iron Skillet”
Brandy Clark ft. Brandi Carlile: “Dear Insecurity”
Allison Russell: “The Returner”

Best Americana Album

Brandy Clark: Brandy Clark
Rodney Crowell: The Chicago Sessions
Rhiannon Giddens: You’re the One
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit: Weathervanes
Allison Russell: The Returner

Best Bluegrass Album

Sam Bush: Radio John: Songs of John Hartford
Michael Cleveland: Lovin’ of the Game
Mighty Poplar: Mighty Poplar
Willie Nelson: Bluegrass
Billy Strings: Me/And/Dad
Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway: City of Gold

Best Traditional Blues Album

Eric Bibb: Ridin’
Mr. Sipp: The Soul Side of Sipp
Tracy Nelson: Life Don’t Miss Nobody
John Primer: Teardrops For Magic Slim Live At Rosa’s Lounge
Bobby Rush: All My Love for You

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Samantha Fish And Jesse Dayton: Death Wish Blues
Ruthie Foster: Healing Time
Christone “Kingfish” Ingram: Live in London
Larkin Poe: Blood Harmony
Bettye LaVette: LaVette!

Best Folk Album

Dom Flemons: Traveling Wildfire
The Milk Carton Kids: I Only See the Moon
Joni Mitchell: Joni Mitchell at Newport [Live]
Nickel Creek: Celebrants
Old Crow Medicine Show: Jubilee
Paul Simon: Seven Psalms
Rufus Wainwright: Folkocracy

Best Regional Roots Music Album

Buckwheat Zydeco Jr. & The Legendary Ils Sont Partis Band: New Beginnings
Dwayne Dopsie & The Zydeco Hellraisers: Live At The 2023 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
Lost Bayou Ramblers & Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra: Live: Orpheum Theater Nola
New Breed Bass Band: Made in New Orleans
New Orleans Nightcrawlers: Too Much to Hold
The Rumble Feature Chief Joseph Boudreaux Jr.: Live at the Maple Leaf

Best Gospel Performance/Song

Stanley Brown ft. Hezekiah Walker, Kierra Sheard & Karen Clark Sheard: “God Is Good”
Erica Campbell: “Feel Alright (Blessed)”
Zacardi Cortez: “Lord Do It For Me (Live)”
Melvin Crispell III: “God Is”
Kirk Franklin: “All Things”

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

Blessing Offor: “Believe”
Cody Carnes: “Firm Foundation (He Won’t) [Live]”
Lauren Daigle: “Thank God I Do”
for KING & COUNTRY ft. Jordin Sparks: “Love Me Like I Am”
Lecrae & Tasha Cobbs Leonard: “Your Power”
Maverick City Music, Chandler Moore & Naomi Raine: “God Problems”

Best Gospel Album

Erica Campbell: I Love You
Tasha Cobbs Leonard: Hymns (Live)
Maverick City Music: The Maverick Way
Jonathan McReynolds: My Truth
Tye Tribbett: All Things New: Live In Orlando

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

Blessing Offor: My Tribe
Da’ T.R.U.T.H.: Emanuel
Lauren Daigle: Lauren Daigle
Lecrae: Church Clothes 4
Phil Wickham: I Believe

Best Roots Gospel Album

The Blackwood Brothers Quartet: Tribute to the King
Blind Boys of Alabama: Echoes of the South
Becky Isaacs Bowman: Songs That Pulled Me Through the Tough Times
Brian Free & Assurance: Meet Me at the Cross
Gaither Vocal Band: Shine: The Darker The Night The Brighter The Light

Best Música Urbana Album

Rauw Alejandro: Saturno
Karol G: Mañana Será Bonito
Tainy: Data

Best Latin Rock or Alternative Album

Cabra: Martínez
Diamante Eléctrico: Leche de Tigre
Juanes: Vida Cotidiana
Natalia Lafourcade: De Todas Las Flores
Fito Paez: EADDA9223

Best Tropical Latin Album

Rubén Blades con Roberto Delgado & Orquesta: Siembra: 45(degree) Aniversario (En Vivo en el Coliseo de Puerto Rico, 14 de Mayo 2022)
Luis Figueroa: Voy A Ti
Grupo Niche Y Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Colombia: Niche Sinfónico
Omara Portuondo: Vida
Tony Succar, Mimy Succar: Mimy & Tony
Carlos Vives: Escalona Nunca Se Había Grabado Así

Best Global Music Performance

Arooj Aftab, Vijay Iyer & Shahzad Ismaily: “Shadow Forces’
Burna Boy: “Alone”
Davido: “Feel”
Silvana Estrada: “Milagro Y Disastre”
Falu & Gaurav Shah (ft. PM Narendra Modi): “Abundance In Millets”
Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain ft. Rakesh Chaurasia: “Pashto”
Ibrahim Maalouf ft. Cimafunk & Tank and the Bangas: “Todo Colores”

Best Global Music Album

Susana Baca: Epifanías
Bokanté: History
Burna Boy: I Told Them…
Davido: Timeless
Shakti: This Moment

Best Reggae Album

Buju Banton: Born For Greatness
Beenie Man: Simma
Collie Buddz: Cali Roots Riddim 2023
Burning Spear: No Destroyer
Julian Marley & Antacus: Colors of Royal

Best New Age, Ambient, or Chant Album

Kirsten Agresta-Copely: Aquamarine
Omar Akram: Moments of Beauty
Ólafur Arnalds: Some Kind of Peace (Piano Reworks)
David Darling & Hans Christian: Ocean Dreaming Ocean
Carla Patullo ft. Tonality and the Scorchio Quartet: So She Howls

Best Children’s Music Album

Andrew & Polly: Ahhhhh!
Pierce Freelon & Nnenna Freelon: Ancestars
DJ Willy Wow!: Hip Hope for Kids!
Uncle Jumbo: Taste The Sky
123 Andrés: We Grow Together Preschool Songs

Best Comedy Album

Trevor Noah: I Wish You Would
Wanda Sykes: I’m An Entertainer
Chris Rock: Selective Outrage
Sarah Silverman: Someone You Love
Dave Chappelle: What’s In A Name?

Best Audio Book, Narration, and Storytelling Recording

Meryl Streep: Big Tree
William Shatner: Boldly Go: Reflections on a Life of Awe and Wonder
Rick Rubin: The Creative Act: A Way of Being
Senator Bernie Sanders: It’s Ok to Be Angry About Capitalism
Michelle Obama: The Light We Carry: Overcoming In Uncertain Times

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

Daisy Jones & The Six: Aurora
Various Artists: Barbie The Album
Various Artists: Black Panther: Wakanda Forever – Music From and Inspired By
Various Artists: Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 3: Awesome Mix, Vol. 3
Weird Al Yankovic: Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

Best Music Video

The Beatles: “I’m Only Sleeping”
Tyler Childers: “In Your Love”
Billie Eilish: “What Was I Made For”
Kendrick Lamar: “Count Me Out”
Troye Sivan: “Rush”

Best Music Film

Moonage Daydream
How I’m Feeling Now
Live From Paris, The Big Steppers Tour
I Am Everything
Dear Mama

Best Recording Package

Caroline Rose: The Art of Forgetting
Hsing-Hui Cheng: Cadenza 21’
Perry Shall (The Arcs): Eletrophonic Chronic
Iam8bit: Gravity Falls
Yu Wei: Migration
Luke Brooks & James Theseus Buck: Stumpwork

Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package

The Collected Works of Neutral Milk Hotel
For The Birds: The Birdsong Project
Inside: Deluxe Box Set
Words & Music, May 1965 – Deluxe Edition

Best Album Notes

John Coltrane & Eric Dolphy: Evenings At The Village Gate: John Coltrane With Eric Dolphy (Live) (album notes by Ashley Kahn)
Howdy Glenn: I Can Almost See Houston: The Complete Howdy Glenn (album notes by Scott B. Bomar)
Iftin Band: Mogadishu’s Finest: The Al Uruba Sessions (album notes by Vik Sohonie)
Various Artists: Playing for the Man at the Door: Field Recordings from the Collection of Mack McCormick, 1958-1971 (album notes by Jeff Place & John Troutman
Various Artists: Written In Their Soul: The Stax Songwriter Demos (album notes by Robert Gordon & Deanie Parker

Best Historical Album

Bob Dylan: Fragments – Time Out Of Mind Sessions (1996-1997): The Bootleg Series, Vol. 17
Various Artists: The Moaninest Moan of Them All: The Jazz Saxophone of Loren McMurray, 1920-1922
Various Artists: Playing for the Man at the Door: Field Recordings from the Collection of Mack McCormick, 1958-1971
Lou Reed: Words & Music, May 1965 – Deluxe Edition
Various Artists: Written in Their Soul: The Stax Songwriter Demos

Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

Bokanté: History
Boygenius: The Record
Caroline Polachek: Desire, I Want to Turn Into You
Feist: Multitudes
Victoria Monét: Jaguar II

Best Engineered Album, Classical

Gustavo Dudamel, Anne Akiko Meyers, Gustavo Castillo & Los Angeles Philharmonic: Fandango
Manfred Honeck & Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 & Schulhoff: Five Pieces
Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, George Lernis & A Far Cry: Sanlikol: A Gentleman Of Istanbul: Symphony For Strings, Percussion, Piano, Oud, Ney & Tenor
Riccardo Muti & Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Contemporary American Composers
Shara Nova & A Far Cry: The Blue Hour

Producer of the Year, Classical

David Frost
Morten Lindberg
Dmitriy Lipay
Elaine Martone
Brian Pidgeon

Best Remixed Recording

Depeche Mode: “Wagging Tongue (Wet Leg Remix)”
Gorillaz ft. Tame Impala & Booty Brown: “New Gold (Dom Dolla Remix)”
Lane 8: “Reviver (Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs Remix)”
Mariah Carey: “Workin’ Hard (Terry Hunter Remix)”
Turnstile and Badbadnotgood ft. Blood Orange: “Alien Love Call”

Best Immersive Audio Album

Alicia Keys: The Diary of Alicia Keys
Bear McCreary: God of War Ragnarok
George Strait: Blue Clear Sky
Madison Beer: Silence Between Songs
Ryan Ylyate: Act 3 (Immersive Edition)

Best Instrumental Composition

Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain Featuring Rakesh Chaurasia: Motion
John Williams: Helena’s Theme
Lakecia Benjamin ft. Angela Davis: Amerikkan Skin
Ludwig Göransson: Can You Hear the Music
Quartet San Francisco Featuring Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band: Cutey And The Dragon

Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella

Hilario Duran And His Latin Jazz Big Band ft. Paquito D’Rivera: “I Remember Mingus”
Just 6: “Angels We Have Heard On High”
Ludwig Göransson: “Can You Hear the Music”
The String Revolution ft. Tommy Emmanuel: “Folsom Prison Blues”
Wednesday Addams: “Paint It Black”

Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals

Cécile McLorin Salvant: “Fenestra”
Maria Mendes ft. John Beasley & Metropole Orkest: “Com Que Voz (Live)”
Patti Austin ft. Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band: “April in Paris”
säje ft. Jacob Collier: “In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning”
Samara Joy: “Lush Life”

Best Orchestral Performance

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra: Scriabin: “Symphony No. 2; The Poem Of Ecstasy”
Los Angeles Philharmonic: “Adès: Dante”
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra: “Bartók: Concerto For Orchestra; Four Pieces”
The Philadelphia Orchestra: “Price: Symphony No. 4; Dawson: Negro Folk Symphony”
San Francisco Symphony: “Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring”

Best Opera Recording

The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; The Metropolitan Opera Chorus: “Blanchard: Champion”
Boston Modern Orchestra Project & Odyssey Opera Chorus: “Corigliano: The Lord Of Cries”
The Dime Museum; Isaura String Quartet: “Little: Black Lodge”

Best Choral Performance

The Clarion Choir: “Rachmaninoff: All-Night Vigil”
The Crossing: “Carols After a Plague”
Miró Quartet; Conspirare: “The House Of Belonging”
San Francisco Symphony Chorus: “Ligeti: Lux Aeterna”
Uusinta Ensemble; Helsinki Chamber Choir: “Saariaho: Reconnaissance”

Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance

Anthony McGill & Pacifica Quartet: American Stories
Catalyst Quartet: Uncovered, Vol. 3: Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, William Grant Still & George Walker
Roomful Of Teeth: Rough Magic
Third Coast Percussion: Between Breaths
Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax & Leonidas Kavakos: Beethoven For Three: Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastorale’ And Op. 1, No. 3

Best Classical Instrumental Solo

Robert Black: Adams, John Luther: “Darkness And Scattered Light”
Andy Akiho: “Akiho: Cylinders”
Yuja Wang; Teddy Abrams, conductor (Louisville Orchestra): “The American Project”
Seth Parker Woods: “Difficult Grace”
Curtis Stewart: “Of Love”

Best Classical Solo Vocal Album

Reginald Mobley, soloist; Baptiste Trotignon, pianist: Because
Karim Sulayman, soloist; Sean Shibe, accompanist: Broken Branches
Laura Strickling, soloist; Daniel Schlosberg, pianist: 40@40
Lawrence Brownlee, soloist; Kevin J. Miller, pianist: Rising
Julia Bullock, soloist; Christian Reif, conductor (Philharmonia Orchestra): Walking In The Dark

Best Classical Compendium

Anne Akiko Meyers: “Fandango”
Christopher Rountree, conductor: “Julius Eastman, Vol. 3: If You’re So Smart, Why Aren’t You Rich?”
Peter Herresthal: “Mazzoli: Dark With Excessive Bright”
Alex Brown, Harlem Quartet, Imani Winds, Edward Perez, Neal Smith & A.B. Spellman: “Passion For Bach And Coltrane”
Chick Corea: “Sardinia”
Andy Akiho: “Sculptures”
Aaron Diehl Trio & The Knights: “Zodiac Suite”

Best Contemporary Classical Composition

Thomas Adès, composer (Gustavo Dudamel & Los Angeles Philharmonic): Adès: Dante
Andy Akiho, composer (Andy Akiho, Ankush Kumar Bahl & Omaha Symphony): Akiho: In That Space, At That Time
William Brittelle, composer (Roomful Of Teeth): Brittelle: Psychedelics
Missy Mazzoli, composer (Peter Herresthal, James Gaffigan & Bergen Philharmonic): Mazzoli: Dark With Excessive Bright
Jessie Montgomery, composer (Awadagin Pratt, A Far Cry & Roomful Of Teeth): Montgomery: Rounds

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