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59th Annual Grammy Award Nominees

The Grammy Awards air on Sunday, Feb. 12
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Posted at 8:05 PM, Dec 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-06 23:06:19-05

Beyonce, Rihanna, Drake and Kanye West are walking away with the most nominations for the 2017 Grammy Awards. Beyonce snagged nine nominations, followed by eight nominations each for Rihanna, Drake and Kanye. 

The Grammy Awards air on Sunday, February 12. 

RECORD OF THE YEAR (writer/ producer)

  • “Formation” - Beyonce
  • “Work” - Rihanna feat. Drake
  • “Hello” - Adele
  • “7 Years” - Lukas Graham
  • “Stressed Out” - Twenty One Pilots

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

  • “25” - Adele
  • “Purpose” - Justin Bieber
  • “Views” - Drake
  • “Lemonade” - Beyonce
  • “A Sailor’s Guide to Earth” - Sturgill Simpson

SONG OF THE YEAR

  • “Formation” - Beyonce
  • “Love Yourself” - Justin Bieber
  • “Hello” - Adele
  • “I Took a Pill in Ibiza” - Mike Posner
  • “7 Years” - Lukas Graham

BEST NEW ARTIST

  • Maren Morris
  • The Chainsmokers
  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Chance The Rapper
  • Anderson .Paak

BEST TRADITIONAL POP VOCAL ALBUM

  • “Cinema” - Adrea Bocelli
  • “Fallen Angels” - Bob Dylan
  • “Stages Live” - Josh Groban
  • “Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin” - Willie Nelson
  • “Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway” - Barbra Streisand

BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM

  • “25” - Adele
  • “Purpose” - Justin Bieber
  • “Dangerous Woman” - Ariana Grande
  • “Confident” - Demi Lovato
  • “This Is Acting” - Sia

BEST DANCE/ ELECTRONIC ALBUM

  • “Skin” - Flume
  • “Electronica 1: The Time Machine” - Jean-Michel Jarre
  • “Epoch” - Tycho
  • “Barbara Barbara, We Face A Shining Future” - Underworld
  • “Louie Vega Starring...XXVIII” - Louie Vega

BEST ROCK PERFORMANCE

  • “Joe (Live From Austin City Limits)” - Alabama Shakes
  • “Don’t Hurt Yourself” - Beyonce feat. Jack White
  • “Blackstar” - David Bowie
  • “The Sound of Silence (Live on Conan) - Disturbed
  • “Heathens” - Twenty One Pilots

BEST ALTERNATIVE MUSIC ALBUM

  • “22, A Million” - Bon Iver
  • “Blackstar” - David Bowie
  • “The Hope Six Demolition Project” - PJ Harvey
  • “Post Pop Depression” - Iggy Pop
  • “A Moon Shaped Pool” - Radiohead

BEST RAP ALBUM

  • “Coloring Book” - Chance The Rapper
  • “And The Anonymous Nobody” - De La Soul
  • “Major Key” - DJ Khaled
  • “Views” - Drake
  • “Blank Face LP” - ScHoolboy Q
  • “The Life of Pablo” - Kanye West
  • BEST COUNTRY ALBUM
  • “Big Day In A Small Town” - Brandy Clark
  • “Full Circle” - Loretta Lynn
  • “Hero” - Maren Morris
  • “A Sailor’s Guide To Earth” - Sturgill Simpson
  • “Ripcord” - Keith Urban

There are 84 categories in the Grammy Awards. For the full list, visit www.grammy.com/nominees.