Wednesday, December 7, 2016

2017 Grammy Nominees

The nominees for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards were just announced. The Grammys will take place on February 12, 2017. Many of the nominees have music on Freegal. They include:



 


ALBUM OF THE YEAR:
"25" by Adele


RECORD OF THE YEAR:
"Hello" by Adele


SONG OF THE YEAR:
"Hello" by Adele


BEST NEW ARTIST:
Kelsea Ballerini
Maren Morris
The Chainsmokers


BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM:
"25" by Adele
"This Is Acting" by Sia


BEST POP PERFORMANCE:
"Hello" by Adele
"Piece by Piece" by Kelly Clarkson (Idol Version)


BEST POP/DUO PERFORMANCE:
"Closer" by The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey
"Cheap Thrills" by Sia feat. Sean Paul


BEST TRADITIONAL POP VOCAL ALBUM:
"Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway" by Barbra Streisand
"Fallen Angels" by Bob Dylan
"Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin" by Willie Nelson


BEST DANCE RECORDING:
"Don't Let Me Down" by The Chainsmokers feat. Daya
"Never Be Like You" by Flume feat. Kai


BEST DANCE/ELECTRONIC ALBUM:
"Skin" by Flume


BEST CONTEMPORARY INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM
"When You Wish Upon A Star" by Bill Frisell
"Way Back Home Live in Rochester NY" by Steve Gadd Band


BEST ROCK SONG:
"Blackstar" by David Bowie


BEST ROCK ALBUM:
"Tell Me I'm Pretty" by Cage The Elephant


BEST ALTERNATIVE MUSIC ALBUM:
"Blackstar" by David Bowie






BEST R&B PERFORMANCE:
"Cranes in the Sky" by Solange
"Permission" by Ro James


BEST TRADITIONAL R&B PERFORMANCE:
"Sleeping With The One I Love" by Fantasia


BEST R&B SONG:
"Lake By The Ocean" by Maxwell
"Exchange" by Bryson Tiller


BEST RAP ALBUM:
"Major Key" by DJ Khaled


BEST COUNTRY SOLO PERFORMANCE:
"Vice" by Miranda Lambert
"My Church" by Maren Morris
"Church Bells" by Carrie Underwood


BEST COUNTRY/DUO PERFORMANCE:
"Jolene" by Pentatonix feat. Dolly Parton
"Setting The World On Fire" By Kenny Chesney feat. P!NK
"Think of You" by Chris Young feat. Cassadee Pope


BEST COUNTRY SONG:
"My Church" by Maren Morris
"Vice" by Miranda Lambert


BEST COUNTRY ALBUM:
"Hero" by Maren Morris
"Full Circle" by Loretta Lynn


BEST JAZZ VOCAL ALBUM:
"Upward Spiral" by the Branford Marsalis Quartet
"Harlem On My Mind" by Catherine Russell
"The Sting Variations" by the Tierney Sutton Band


BEST JAZZ INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM:
"Dr. Um" by Peter Erskine
"Sunday Night at the Vanguard" by the Fred Hersch Trio





BEST GOSPEL PERFORMANCE SONG:
"Made A Way" by Travis Greene


BEST CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN MUSIC SONG:
"Chain Breaker" by Zach Williams


BEST GOSPEL ALBUM:
"Losing My Religion" by Kirk Franklin
"Demonstrate" by William Murphy


BEST LATIN POP ALBUM:
"Buena Vida" by Diego Torres
"Ilusion" by Gaby Moreno


BEST REGIONAL MEXICAN MUSIC ALBUM:
"Hecho a Mano" by Joss Favela


BEST AMERICANA ALBUM:
"The Bird & The Rifle" by Lori McKenna
"The Cedar Creek Sessions" by Kris Kristofferson


BEST TRADITIONAL BLUES ALBUM:
"Can't Shake This Feeling" by Lurrie Bell


BEST CONTEMPORARY BLUES ALBUM:
"Bloodline" by Kenny Neal


BEST WORLD MUSIC ALBUM:
"Sing Me Home" by Yo-Yo Ma & The Silk Road Ensemble


BEST SONG WRITTEN FOR VISUAL MEDIA:
"Can't Stop The Feeling" by Justin Timberlake
"Just Like Fire" by P!NK






BEST CLASSICAL COMPENDIUM:
"Wolfgang: Passing Through" by Gernot Wolfgang


BEST MUSIC VIDEO:
"River" by Leon Bridges
"Formation" by BeyoncĂ©