• The 10 biggest snubs of the 2019 Grammy nominations

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Grammy Awards have often been criticized for being out of touch - but there's plenty to celebrate about the 2019 nominations.
    The late rapper Mac Miller secured a posthumous nod for "Best Rap Album;" Janelle Monáe's groundbreaking "Dirty Computer" is up for "Album of the Year;" " A Star is Born " and Lady Gaga fans alike will be thrilled to see "Shallow" nominated for two of the biggest awards offered.
    But as many fans know, for every success from a major award show, there is usually a source of rage or confusion.
    Here are INSIDER's picks for the 10 biggest snubs, in no particular...
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  • Here are all the Grammys 2019 nominations

    Here are all the Grammys 2019 nominations

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The nominees for the 2019 Grammys were announced.
    The award show honors recordings released between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018. Female vocalists like Ariana Grande , Cardi B , Pink , Kacey Musgraves, and Beyoncé received recognition for their work. The hit movie "A Star Is Born," which focused on characters played by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper , also got several nominations.
    The Kendrick Lamar-produced soundtrack for Marvel's "Black Panther" received five total nominations while late rapper Mac Miller received his first Grammy nomination with his album "Swimming."
    The 61st...
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  • 94-Year-Old Jimmy Carter Nabs His 9th Grammy Nomination

    94-Year-Old Jimmy Carter Nabs His 9th Grammy Nomination

    6 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Artists like Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and Cardi B took the lead in number of 2018 Grammy nominations, but scroll down the list and you'll find arguably an even more well-known name under the list of nominees for best spoken word album: former President Jimmy Carter .
    Carter's nomination, for his reading of Faith: A Journey for All, is his ninth in 21 years. He is already the owner of two Grammy awards, winning in 2007 and 2016 after also being nominated in the spoken word category.
    But this time his nomination is extra special. Carter and former President Obama are the only former commanders...
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  • The 2019 Grammy nominations are here, and so are the women

    6 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    After a dismal count last year, female artists raked in the nominations leading into the 61st annual Grammy Awards.
    The Grammys drew criticism last year for their noticeable lack of female nominees. This year, women must have “stepped it up,” just like outgoing Recording Academy president Neil Portnow asked for.
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