Grammy Nominations Are Out And Beyonce Is Set To Slay With 9 Noms


Today, while we were all still in a deep slumber, Meghan Trainor was bright eyed and Bushy tailed to announce the 2017 Grammy nominees for CBS This Morning. Those given a golden ticket shot to go home with a Grammy weren’t a total surprise, but with Beyonce leading the pack with nine nominations, we wouldn’t be surprised if she completely slayed the Feb. 12th award show, followed by Rihanna, and Drake with eight, and Chance The Rapper with seven nominations. Adele is up against Beyonce for Best Pop Solo Performance, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Album of the Year.

Here’s the full list of major categories:

Album of the Year Nominees
“25,” Adele “Lemonade,” Beyoncé
“Purpose,” Justin Bieber
“Views,” Drake
“A Sailor’s Guide to Earth,” Sturgill Simpson

Song of the Year Nominees
“Formation,” Beyoncé
“Hello,” Adele
“I Took A Pill In Ibiza,” Mike Posner
“Love Yourself,” Justin Bieber
“7 Years,” Lukas Graham

Best New Artists Nominees
Kelsea Ballerini
The Chainsmokers
Chance the Rapper
Maren Morris
Anderson .Paak

Record of the Year Nominees
“Hello,” Adele
“Formation,” Beyoncé
“7 Years,” Lukas Graham
“Work,” Rihanna featuring Drake
“Stressed Out,” Twenty One Pilots

Best Pop Solo Performance
“Hello,” Adele
“Hold Up,” Beyonce
“Love Yourself,” Justin Bieber
“Piece by Piece (Idol version),” Kelly Clarkson
“Dangerous Woman,” Ariana Grande

Best Pop Vocal Album
”25,” Adele
“Purpose,” Justin Bieber
“Dangerous Woman,” Ariana Grande
“Confident,” Demi Lovato
“This Is Acting,” Sia

Best Dance/Electric Album
“Skin,” Flume
“Electronica 1: The Time Machine,” Jean-Michel Jarre
“Epoch,” Tycho
“Barbara Barbara, We Face A Shining Future,” Underworld
“Louie Vega Starring…XXVIII,” Louie Vega

Best Rock Album
“California,” Blink-182
“Tell Me I’m Pretty,” Cage The Elephant
“Magma,” Gojira
“Death Of A Bachelor,” Panic! At The Disco
“Weezer,” Weezer

Best Alternative Music Album
“22, A Million,” Bon Iver
“Blackstar,” David Bowie
“The Hope Six Demolition Project,” PJ Harvey
“Post Pop Depression,” Iggy Pop
“A Moon Shaped Pool,” Radiohead

Best Urban Contemporary Album
“Lemonade,” Beyoncé
“Ology,” Gallant
“We Are King,” KING
“Malibu,” Anderson .Paak
“Anti,” Rihanna

Best Rap Performance
“No Problem,” Chance The Rapper feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz
“Panda,” Desiigner
“Pop Style,” Drake feat. The Throne
“All The Way Up,” Fat Joe & Remy Ma feat. French Montana & Infared
“That Part,” ScHoolboy Q Featuring Kanye West

You can check out the full list of nominees and categories HERE. And you can see the Grammy’s hosted by James Corden Feb. 12  at 8/7c on CBS.