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Complete List of GRAMMY Nominees 2016: Taylor Swift, The Weeknd, Tori Kelly & More

Posted on December 07, 2015

Music’s most important night is almost here!

The 58th annual Grammy Awards will be held at Los Angeles’ Staples Center on February 15th, 2016 – Though it still seems a tiny bit far away, there’s no need to wait for the list of nominees, including some of music’s biggest names: Taylor Swift, The Weeknd, Ellie Goulding and many more.

But before you begin, we highly recommend you press play on the brand new 2016 GRAMMY Nominees Compilation:

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BEST NEW ARTIST:

Courtney Barnett
James Bay
Sam Hunt
Tori Kelly
Meghan Trainor

RECORD OF THE YEAR:

Really Love, D’Angelo & The Vanguard
Uptown Funk, Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
Thinking Out Loud, Ed Sheeran
Can’t Feel My Face, The Weeknd
Blank Space, Taylor Swift

SONG OF THE YEAR:

“Alright,” Kendrick Lamar
“Blank Space,” Taylor Swift
“Girl Crush,” Little Big Town
“See You Again,” Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth
“Thinking Out Loud,” Ed Sheeran

ALBUM OF THE YEAR:

Sound & Color, Alabama Shakes
To Pimp A Butterfly, Kendrick Lamar
Traveller, Chris Stapleton
1989, Taylor Swift
Beauty Behind The Madness, The Weeknd

BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE:

“Heartbeat Song,” Kelly Clarkson
“Love Me Like You Do,” Ellie Goulding
“Thinking Out Loud,” Ed Sheeran
“Blank Space,” Taylor Swift
“Can’t Feel My Face,” The Weeknd

BEST POP DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE:

“Ship To Wreck,” Florence + The Machine
“Sugar,” Maroon 5
“Uptown Funk,” Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars
“Bad Blood,” Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar
“See You Again,” Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth

BEST R&B PERFORMANCE:

“If I Don’t Have You,” Tamar Braxton
“Rise Up,” Andra Day
“Breathing Underwater,” Hiatus Kaiyote
“Planes,” Jeremih Featuring J. Cole
“Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey),” The Weeknd

BEST RAP PERFORMANCE:

“Apparently,” J. Cole
“Back To Back,” Drake
“Trap Queen,” Fetty Wap
“Alright,” Kendrick Lamar
“Truffle Butter,” Nicki Minaj featuring Drake & Lil Wayne
“All Day,” Kanye West featuring Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom & Paul McCartney

BEST RAP/SONG COLLABORATION:

“One Man Can Change The World,” Big Sean featuring Kanye West & John Legend
“Glory,” Common & John Legend
“Classic Man,” Jidenna Featuring Roman GianArthur
“These Walls,” Kendrick Lamar featuring Bilal, Anna Wise & Thundercat
“Only,” Nicki Minaj featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown

BEST RAP SONG:

“All Day”
“Alright”
“Energy”
“Glory”
“Trap Queen”

BEST RAP ALBUM: 

2014 Forest Hills Drive, J. Cole
Compton, Dr. Dre
If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late, Drake
To Pimp A Butterfly, Kendrick Lamar
The Pinkprint, Nicki Minaj

BEST COUNTRY SOLO PERFORMANCE: 

“Burning House,” Cam
“Traveller,” Chris Stapleton
“Little Toy Gun,” Carrie Underwood
“John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16,” Keith Urban
“Chances Are,” Lee Ann Womack

BEST COUNTRY DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE: 

“Stay A Little Longer,” Brothers Osborne
“If I Needed You,” Joey+Rory
“The Driver,”Charles Kelley, Dierks Bentley & Eric Paslay
“Girl Crush,” Little Big Town
“Lonely Tonight,” Blake Shelton featuring Ashley Monroe

BEST COUNTRY SONG:

“Chances Are,” Hayes Carll, songwriter (Lee Ann Womack)
“Diamond Rings And Old Barstools,” Barry Dean, Luke Laird & Jonathan Singleton, songwriters (Tim McGraw)
“Girl Crush,” Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna & Liz Rose, songwriters (Little Big Town)
“Hold My Hand,” Brandy Clark & Mark Stephen Jones, songwriters (Brandy Clark)
“Traveller,” Chris Stapleton, songwriter (Chris Stapleton)

BEST COUNTRY ALBUM:

Montevallo, Sam Hunt
Pain Killer, Little Big Town
The Blade, Ashley Monroe
Pageant Material, Kacey Musgraves
Traveller, Chris Stapleton

BEST COMPILATION SOUNDTRACK FOR VISUAL MEDIA:

Empire: Season 1
Fifty Shades Of Grey
Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me
Pitch Perfect 2
Selma

BEST SONG WRITTEN FOR VISUAL MEDIA: 

“Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey)”
“Glory”
“Love Me Like You Do”
“See You Again”
“Til It Happens To You”

BEST MUSIC VIDEO:

“LSD,” A$AP Rocky
“I Feel Love (Every Million Miles),” The Dead Weather
“Alright,” Kendrick Lamar
“Bad Blood,” Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar
“Freedom,” Pharrell Williams

The GRAMMY countown has officially begun!

Wishing all of our artists good luck – This is how excited we are:

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