The nominations for this year’s Grammy awards are out, with Beyoncé, Adele, Rihanna, Drake, and Kanye West predictably making multiple appearances in different categories.
Bey’s leading the way, and is up for a whopping nine gongs, including Record of the Year for ‘Formation’, and Album of the Year with’Lemonade’. Closely behind,Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West all have eight nominations each. Blimey.
Meanwhile, Chance the Rapper and Anderson .Paak are both nominated for Best New Artist, and Sia, Panic! At The Disco, Weezer, Flume, Alabama Shakes, and Solange are also Grammy nominated.
The category for Best Alternative Music Album sees Bon Iver’s ‘22, A Million,’ and David Bowie’s final album ‘Blackstar’ up against records from Iggy Pop, Radiohead, and PJ Harvey.
For all the full details - including who is in with a shout of winning the crown for Best Improvised Jazz Solo - have a gander at the official Grammy website.
The 59th edition of the award ceremony takes place on February 12th.