Beyoncé top favourite for 59th Grammy Awards nominations

Beyonc� is the top contender for Grammy Awards this time with nine nominations including Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Record of the Year.

Beyoncé top favourite for 59th Grammy Awards nominations

The 59th Grammy Awards function is one of the most eagerly awaited musical event of 2017. Beyoncé is the top contender for Grammy Awards this time with nine nominations including Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Record of the Year.

Other major competitors are Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West with eight nominations each and Adele with five.

The Grammy Awards has now made changes to include stream-only releases for the first time.



The Late Late Show presenter James Corden will be hosting the ceremony to be he held at Los Angeles on February. 11, 2007.

Some of the other big music celebrities like Adele, Stevie Wonder, Lady Gaga, Sir Elton John and Justin Bieber are also expected to attend the function.

Let's check out some of the major Grammy nominations:

Record of the Year:

‘Hello’ – Adele

‘Formation’ – Beyoncé


‘7 Years’ – Lukas Graham

‘Work’ – Rhianna featuring Drake

‘Stressed Out’ – Twenty One Pilots

Song of the Year:

‘Formation’ – Khalif Brown, Asheton Hogan, Beyoncé Knowles & Michael L. Williams II, songwriters (Beyoncé)

‘Hello’ – Adele Adkins & Greg Kurstin, songwriters (Adele)

‘I Took a Pill in Ibiza’ – Mike Posner, songwriter (Mike Posner)

‘7 Years’ – Lukas Forchhammer, Stefan Forrest, Morten Pilegaard & Morten Ristorp, songwriters (Lukas Graham)


‘Love Yourself’ – Justin Bieber, Benjamin Levin & Ed Sheeran, songwriters (Justin Bieber)

Best New Artist:

Kelsea Ballerini

Chance the Rapper

Maren Morris

Anderson.Paak

The Chainsmokers

Album of the Year:

25 – Adele

Lemonade – Beyoncé

Views – Drake

Purpose – Justin Bieber

A Sailor’s Guide to Earth – Sturgill Simpson

Best Pop Solo Performance:

‘Hello’ – Adele


‘Hold Up’ – Beyoncé

‘Love Yourself’ – Justin Bieber

‘Piece By Piece’ (Idol Version) – Kelly Clarkson

‘Dangerous Woman’ – Ariana Grande

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:

‘Closer’ – The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey

‘7 Years’ – Lukas Graham

‘Work’ – Rihanna Featuring Drake

‘Cheap Thrills’ – Sia Featuring Sean Paul

‘Stressed Out’ – Twenty One Pilots

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album:

Cinema – Andrea Bocelli


Fallen Angels – Bob Dylan

Stages Live – Josh Groban

Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin – Willie Nelson

Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway – Barbra Streisand

Best Alternative Music Album:

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 Rap Performance:

‘No Problem’ – Chance The Rapper Featuring Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz

‘Panda’ – Desiigner

‘Pop Style’ – Drake Featuring The Throne

‘All The Way Up’ – Fat Joe & Remy Ma Featuring French Montana & Infared

‘That Part’ – ScHoolboy Q Featuring Kanye West



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