Sony Music artists nominated at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards

Nominations for the 60th Annual Grammy Awards have been announced, with Sony Music artists in the running and representing virtually every genre of music.

SZA received more nominations than any other female artist, with recognition in five categories: Best New Artist, Best R&B Performance, Best R&B Song, Best Urban Contemporary Album and Best Rap/Sung Performance.

Khalid also received five nominations, shortlisted for Best New Artist, Best Urban Contemporary album, Best R&B Song, Song of the Year and Music Video of the Year.

Kesha and Foo Fighters are nominated for two awards each, while Leonard Cohen received posthumous recognition in two categories.

Calvin Harris has been shortlisted for the prestigious Producer of the Year award, following the release of his album Funk Wav Bounces Vol.1 earlier this year.

Selected from more than 22,000 submissions across 84 categories, the Grammy nominations showcase some of the most gifted music makers of the past awards year. The awards are voted on by the Recording Academy’s membership body of music makers, representing all genres and creative disciplines including artists, songwriters, producers, mixers and engineers.

The 60th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Producer of the Year, non-classical

Calvin Harris

Song of the Year

‘1-800-273-8255’ – Logic feat. Alessia Cara and Khalid (Alessia Caracciolo, Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, Arjun Ivatury & Khalid Robinson, songwriters)

Best New Artist



Best Pop Solo Performance

‘Praying’ – Kesha

‘What About Us’ – P!nk

Best Pop Duo/Group performance

‘Something Just Like This’ – The Chainsmokers & Coldplay

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

TriplicateBob Dylan

Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 – Various Artists

Best Pop Vocal Album

Rainbow – Kesha

Best Dance Recording 

‘Tonite’ – LCD Soundsystem

Best Rock Performance

‘You Want It Darker’ – Leonard Cohen

‘Run’ – Foo Fighters

Best Rock Song

‘Run’ – Foo Fighters

Best Alternative Music Album

Everything NowArcade Fire

American Dream – LCD Soundsystem

Best R&B Performance

‘The Weekend’ – SZA

Best R&B Song

‘Location’ – Khalid

‘Supermodel’ – SZA

Best Urban Contemporary Album

American Teen – Khalid

Ctrl – SZA

Best Rap/Sung Performance

‘Crew’ – Goldlink ft. Brent Faiyaz & Shy Glizzy

‘Love Galore’ – SZA ft. Travis Scott

Best Rap Song

‘Chase Me’ – Danger Mouse ft. Run the Jewels & Big Boi

Best Rap Album

Flower BoyTyler, the Creator

Best Country Solo Performance

‘I Could Use a Love Song – Maren Morris

‘Tin Man’ – Miranda Lambert

Best Country Song

Miranda Lambert – ‘Tin Man’

Best Country Album

Cosmic Hallelujah – Kenny Chesney

Best Latin Pop Album

El DoradoShakira

Musas – Natalie Lafourcade

Best American Roots Performance

‘Steer Your Way’ – Leonard Cohen

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

Baby Driver

Hidden Figures

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Hidden Figures

Best Engineered Album, non-classical

Is This The Life We Really Want?Roger Waters

Best Music Video

‘Makeba’ – Jain

‘1-800-273-8255’ – Logic feat. Alessia Cara and Khalid

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