Lorde is up for Album of The Year at the 2018 Grammy Awards!

Publish Date
Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 9:14AM
Photos: Instagram/lordephoto

Photos: Instagram/lordephoto

New Zealand's music treasure has again made our nation proud, with a massive nomination that sees her up against the likes of Jay Z and Bruno Mars. 

Lorde has been nominated for Album of The Year for the 2018 Grammy's and is the only female in her category. 

James Corden will host this year's glitzy ceremony on January 29, the British comedian's second time after he took over proceedings this year.

2018 will mark the first time the ceremony has been held in New York, after previously taking place in Los Angeles, California.


The main nominees are as follows:

Album of The Year

Childish Gambino - 'Awaken, My Love!'

Jay Z - '4:44'

Kendrick Lamar - 'Damn'

Lorde - 'Melodrama'

Bruno Mars - '24K Magic'


Record of The Year

Childish Gambino - 'Redbone'

Luis Fonsi - 'Despacito'

Jay Z - 'The Story of OJ'

Bruno Mars - '24K Magic'

Kendrick Lamar - 'Humble'


Song of The Year

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber - 'Despacito'

Jay Z - '4:44'

Julia Michael - 'Issues'

Logic ft Alessia Cara and Khalid - '1-800-273-8255'

Bruno Mars - 'That's What I Like'


Best New Artist

Alessia Cara

Lil Uzi Vert


Julia Michaels



Best Rap Album

Jay-Z, '4:44'

Kendrick Lamar, 'DAMN'.

Migos, 'Culture'

Rapsody, 'Laila's Wisdom'

Tyler, The Creator, 'Flower Boy'


Best Rock Album

Mastodon, Emperor of Sand

Metallica, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct

Nothing More, The Stories We Tell Ourselves

Queens of the Stone Age, Villains

The War on Drugs, A Deeper Understanding


Best R&B Performance

Daniel Caesar, 'Get You' (feat. Kali Uchis)

Kehlani, 'Distraction'

Ledisi, 'High'

Bruno Mars, 'That's What I Like'

SZA, The Weekend


Best Rap Song

Cardi B, 'Bodak Yellow'

Danger Mouse, 'Chase Me' (feat. Run the Jewels and Big Boi)

Kendrick Lamar, 'Humble'

Rapsody, 'Sassy'

Jay-Z, 'The Story of O.J.'

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