Grammys 2017: The nominations

Publish Date
Wednesday, 7 December 2016, 8:52AM
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The Grammy nominations are out! They will be held Feb 12, 2017. Beyonce topped the nominees for the 59th annual Grammy awards, scoring a leading nine nominations.

Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West are tied for the second-most nominations, with eight nominations each. Chance the Rapper, up for his first Grammys, scored seven nominations.

Adele scored five nominations, after casual Grammy observers were outraged last year that the British singer-songwriter wasn't nominated for her recently released album, 25, due to the fact that it wasn't yet eligible.

Record of the Year 

"Hello" by Adele

"Formation" by Beyonce

"7 Years" by Lukas Graham

"Work" by Rihanna featuring Drake

"Stressed Out" by Twenty One Pilots

Album of the Year

25 by Adele

Lemonade by Beyonce

Purpose by Justin Bieber

Views by Drake

A Sailor's Guide to Earth by Sturgill Simpson

Song of the Year

"Formation" by Khalif Brown, Asheton Hogan, Beyoncé Knowles & Michael L. Williams II, songwriters (Beyoncé)

"Hello" by Adele Adkins & Greg Kurstin, songwriters (Adele)

"I Took a Pill in Ibiza" by Mike Posner, songwriter (Mike Posner)

"Love Yourself" by Justin Bieber, Benjamin Levin & Ed Sheeran, songwriters (Justin Bieber)

"7 Years" by Lukas Forchhammer, Stefan Forrest, Morten Pilegaard & Morten Ristorp, songwriters (Lukas Graham)

Best New Artist

Kelsea Ballerini

The Chainsmokers

Chance the Rapper

Maren Morris

Anderson .Paak

Best Pop Solo Performance

"Hello" by Adele

"Hold Up" by Beyonce

"Love Yourself" by Justin Bieber

"Piece by Piece (Idol Version)" by Kelly Clarkson

"Dangerous Woman" by Ariana Grande

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

"Closer" by The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey

"7 Years" by Lukas Graham

"Work" by Rihanna featuring Drake

"Cheap Thrills" by Sia featuring Sean Paul

"Stressed Out" by Twenty One Pilots

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Cinema by Andrea Bocelli

Fallen Angels by Bob Dylan

Stages Live by Josh Groban

Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin by Willie Nelson

Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway by Barbra Streisand

Best Pop Vocal Album

25 by Adele

Purpose by Justin Bieber

Dangerous Woman by Ariana Grande

Confident by Demi Lovato

This is Acting by Sia

Best Dance Recording

"Tearing Me Up" by Bob Moses

"Don't Let Me Down" by The Chainsmokers featuring Daya

"Never Be Like You" by Flume Featuring Kai

"Rinse & Repeat" by Riton Featuring Kah-Lo

"Drinkee" by Sofi Tukker

Best Dance/Electronic Album

Skin by Flume

Electronica 1: The Time Machine by Jean-Michael Jarre

Epoch by Tycho

Barbara, Barbara, We Face a Shining Future by Underworld

Louie Vega Starring...XXVIII by Louie Vega

Best Rock Performance

Joe (Live from Austin City Limits) by Alabama Shakes

Don't Hurt Yourself by Beyonce featuring Jack White

Blackstar by David Bowie

The Sound of Silence (Live on Conan) by Disturbed

Heathens by Twenty One Pilots

Best Rock Song

Blackstar by David Bowie, songwriter (David Bowie)

Burn the Witch by Radiohead songwriters (Radiohead)

Hardwired by James Hetfield & Lars Ulrich, songwriters (Metallica)

Heathens by Tyler Joseph, songwriter (Twenty One Pilots)

My Name is Human by Rich Meyer, Ryan Meyer & Johnny Stevens, songwriters (Highly Suspect)

Best Rock Album

California by Blink-182

Tell Me I'm Pretty by Cage the Elephant

Magma by Gojira

Death of a Bachelor by Panic! at the Disco

Weezer by Weezer

Best Alternative Music Album

22, A Million by Bon Iver

Blackstar by David Bowie

The Hope Six Demolition Project by PJ Harvey

Post Pop Depression by Iggy Pop

A Moon Shaped Pool by Radiohead

Best R&B Song

Come See Me by J. Brathwaite, Aubrey Graham & Noah Shebib, songwriters (PartyNextDoor Featuring Drake)

Exchange by Michael Hernandez & Bryson Tiller, songwriters (Bryson Tiller)

Kiss It Better by Jeff Bhasker, Robyn Fenty, John-Nathan Glass & Natalia Noemi, songwriters (Rihanna)

Lake by the Ocean by Hod David & Musze, songwriters (Maxwell)
Luv by Magnus August Høiberg, Benjamin Levin & Daystar Peterson, songwriters (Tory Lanez)

Best Rap Performance

No Problem by Chance the Rapper featuring Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz

Panda by Desiigner

Pop Style by Drake featuring The Throne

All the Way Up by Fat Joe & Remy Ma featuring French Montana & Infared

That Part by ScHoolboy Q featuring Kanye West