Grammy Awards 2023: Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Adele… here is the list of nominees

By Caroline J. Posted Nov 16, 2022 9:21 AM

Who will come out on top at the 65th Grammy Awards? Answer on February 5, 2023 during the ceremony which will take place in Los Angeles, across the Atlantic. While waiting to know the results, discover the nominees for the Grammy Awards, 2023 edition!

Every winter, the eyes of many artists turn to the United States. Everyone wants to know the names of the big winners of the Grammy Awards, this event which rewards the best talents in the musical world. In 2022, the Grammys particularly praised the work of Silk Sonicthe famous project led by Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak, but also by Jon BatisteofOlivia Rodrigo or even of Chris Stapleton.

In 2023, the Grammys Awards will unveil the winners of their 65th edition on Sunday February 5 during a ceremony organized at the Arena in Los Angeles.

Among the artists who risk leaving with a trophy, we find of course the unbeatable Queen B, alias Beyonce. The artist, at the head of a new opus entitled “Renaissance“, is nominated in nine categories. Other artists likely to take the stage to make a speech? The rapper Kendrick Lamar and the singer Adelewhich account for eight and seven nominations respectively.

Grammy Awards 2023, the list of nominees:

Recording of the year

  • “Don’t Shut Me Down,” Abba
  • “Easy on Me,” Adele
  • “Break My Soul,” Beyonce
  • “Good Morning Gorgeous,” Mary J. Blige
  • “You and Me on the Rock,” Brandi Carlile featuring Lucius
  • “Woman,” Doja Cat
  • “Bad Habit,” Steve Lacy
  • “The Heart Part 5,” Kendrick Lamar
  • “About Damn Time,” Lizzo
  • “As It Was,” Harry Styles

album of the year

  • “Journey,” Abba
  • “30,” Adele
  • “Un Verano Sin Ti,” Bad Bunny
  • “Rebirth,” Beyoncé
  • “Good Morning Gorgeous (Deluxe),” Mary J. Blige
  • “In These Silent Days,” Brandi Carlile
  • “Music of the Spheres,” Coldplay
  • “Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers,” Kendrick Lamar
  • “Special,” Lizzo
  • “Harry’s House,” Harry Styles

song of the year

  • “Abcdefu,” Sara Davis, Gayle and Dave Pittenger, songwriters (Gayle)
  • “About Damn Time,” Melissa “Lizzo” Jefferson, Eric Frederic, Blake Slatkin and Theron Makiel Thomas, songwriters (Lizzo)
  • “All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (The Short Film),” Liz Rose and Taylor Swift, songwriters (Taylor Swift)
  • “As It Was,” Tyler Johnson, Kid Harpoon and Harry Styles, songwriters (Harry Styles)
  • “Bad Habit,” Matthew Castellanos, Brittany Fousheé, Diana Gordon, John Carroll Kirby & Steve Lacy, songwriters (Steve Lacy)
  • “Break My Soul,” Beyoncé, S. Carter, Terius “The-Dream” Gesteelde-Diamant and Christopher A. Stewart, songwriters (Beyoncé)
  • “Easy on Me,” Adele Adkins and Greg Kurstin, songwriters (Adele)
  • “God Did,” Tarik Azzouz, E. Blackmon, Khaled Khaled, F. LeBlanc, Shawn Carter, John Stephens, Dwayne Carter, William Roberts and Nicholas Warwar, songwriters (DJ Khaled Featuring Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, John Legend and Fridayy)
  • “The Heart Part 5,” Jake Kosich, Johnny Kosich, Kendrick Lamar and Matt Schaeffer, songwriters (Kendrick Lamar)
  • “Just Like That,” Bonnie Raitt, songwriter (Bonnie Raitt)

Best New Artist

  • Anitta
  • Omar Apollo
  • Domi & JD Beck
  • Muni Long
  • Samara Joy
  • Latto
  • Maneskin
  • Tobe Nwigwe
  • Molly Tuttle
  • Wet Leg

Best Pop Solo Performance

  • “Easy on Me,” Adele
  • “Moscow Mule,” Bad Bunny
  • “Woman,” Doja Cat
  • “Bad Habit,” Steve Lacy
  • “About Damn Time,” Lizzo
  • “As It Was,” Harry Styles

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

  • “Don’t Shut Me Down,” Abba
  • “Bam Bam,” Camila Cabello featuring Ed Sheeran
  • “My Universe,” Coldplay and BTS
  • “I Like You (A Happier Song),” Post Malone and Doja Cat
  • “Unholy,” Sam Smith and Kim Petras

Best Traditional Vocal Pop Album

  • “Higher,” Michael Bublé
  • “When Christmas Comes Around…,” Kelly Clarkson
  • “I Dream of Christmas (Extended),” Norah Jones
  • “Evergreen,” Pentatonix
  • “Thank You,” Diana Ross

Best Vocal Pop Album

  • “Journey,” Abba
  • “30,” Adele
  • “Music of the Spheres,” Coldplay
  • “Special,” Lizzo
  • “Harry’s House,” Harry Styles

Best Dance/Electronic Music Recording

  • “Break My Soul,” Beyonce
  • “Rosewood,” Bonobo
  • “Don’t Forget My Love,” Diplo and Miguel
  • “I’m Good (Blue),” David Guetta and Bebe Rexha
  • “Intimidated,” Kaytranada featuring HER
  • “On My Knees,” Rüfüs du Sol

Best Dance/Electronic Music Album

  • “Rebirth,” Beyoncé
  • “Fragments,” Bonobo
  • “Diplo,” Diplo
  • “The Last Goodbye,” Odesza
  • “Surrender,” Rüfüs du Sol

Best Contemporary Album

  • “Between Dreaming and Joy,” Jeff Coffin
  • “Not Tight,” Domi & JD Beck
  • “Blooz,” Grant Geisman
  • “Jacob’s Ladder,” Brad Mehldau
  • “Central Empire,” Snarky Puppy

Best Rock Performance

  • “So Happy It Hurts,” Bryan Adams
  • “Old Man,” Beck
  • “Wild Child,” The Black Keys
  • “Broken Horses,” Brandi Carlile
  • “Crawl!,” Idles
  • “Patient Number 9,” Ozzy Osbourne featuring Jeff Beck
  • “Holiday,” Turnstile

Best Metal Performance

  • “Call Me Little Sunshine,” Ghost
  • “We’ll Be Back,” Megadeth
  • “Kill or Be Killed,” Muse
  • “Degradation Rules,” Ozzy Osbourne featuring Tony Iommi
  • “Blackout,” Turnstile

Best Rock Song

  • “Black Summer,” Flea, John Frusciante, Anthony Kiedis and Chad Smith, songwriters (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  • “Blackout,” Brady Ebert, Daniel Fang, Franz Lyons, Pat McCrory and Brendan Yates, songwriters (Turnstile)
  • “Broken Horses,” Brandi Carlile, Phil Hanseroth and Tim Hanseroth, songwriters (Brandi Carlile)
  • “Harmonia’s Dream,” Robbie Bennett and Adam Granduciel, songwriters (The War on Drugs)
  • “Patient Number 9,” John Osbourne, Chad Smith, Ali Tamposi, Robert Trujillo and Andrew Wotman, songwriters (Ozzy Osbourne featuring Jeff Beck)

best rock album

  • “Dropout Boogie,” The Black Keys
  • “The Boy Named If,” Elvis Costello & the Imposters
  • “Crawler,” Idles
  • “Mainstream Sellout,” Machine Gun Kelly
  • “Patient Number 9,” Ozzy Osbourne
  • “Lucifer on the Sofa,” Spoon

Best Alternative Music Performance

  • “There’d Better Be a Mirrorball,” Arctic Monkeys
  • “Certainty,” Big Thief
  • “King,” Florence + the Machine
  • “Lounge Chair,” Wet Leg
  • “Spitting Off the Edge of the World,” Yeah Yeah Yeahs featuring Perfume Genius

Best Alternative Music Album

  • “We,” Arcade Fire
  • “Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe in You,” Big Thief
  • “Fossora,” Björk
  • “Wet Leg,” Wet Leg
  • “Cool It Down,” Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Best R&B Performance

  • “Virgo’s Groove,” Beyoncé
  • “Here With Me,” Mary J. Blige featuring Anderson .Paak
  • “Hrs & Hrs,” Muni Long
  • “Over,” Lucky Daye
  • “Hurt Me So Good,” Jazmine Sullivan

Best Traditional R&B Performance

  • “Do 4 Love,” Snoh ​​Aalegra
  • “Keeps on Fallin’,” Babyface featuring Ella Mai
  • “Plastic Off the Sofa,” Beyoncé
  • “‘Round Midnight,” Adam Blackstone featuring Jazmine Sullivan
  • “Good Morning Gorgeous,” Mary J. Blige

Best R&B Song

  • “Cuff It,” Denisia “Blu June” Andrews, Beyoncé, Mary Christine Brockert, Brittany
  • “Chi” Coney, Terius “The-Dream” Gesteelde-Diamant, Morten Ristorp, Nile Rodgers and Raphael Saadiq, songwriters (Beyoncé)
  • “Good Morning Gorgeous,” Mary J. Blige, David Brown, Dernst Emile II, Gabriella Wilson and Tiara Thomas, songwriters (Mary J. Blige)
  • “Hrs & Hrs,” Hamadi Aaabi, Dylan Graham, Priscilla Renea, Thaddis “Kuk” Harrell, Brandon John-Baptiste, Isaac Wriston and Justin Nathaniel Zim, songwriters (Muni Long)
  • “Hurt Me So Good,” Akeel Henry, Michael Holmes, Luca Mauti, Jazmine Sullivan and Elliott Trent, songwriters (Jazmine Sullivan)
  • “Please Don’t Walk Away,” PJ Morton, songwriter (PJ Morton)

Best Progressive R&B Album

  • “Operation Funk,” Cory Henry
  • “Gemini Rights,” Steve Lacy
  • “Drones,” Terrace Martin
  • “Starfruit,” Moonchild
  • “Red Balloon,” Tank and the Bangas

Best R&B Album

  • “Good Morning Gorgeous (Deluxe),” Mary J. Blige
  • “Breezy (Deluxe),” Chris Brown
  • “Black Radio III,” Robert Glasper
  • “Candydrip,” Lucky Daye
  • “Watch the Sun,” PJ Morton

Best Rap Performance

  • “God Did,” DJ Khaled featuring Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, John Legend and Fridayy
  • “Vegas,” Doja Cat
  • “Pushin P,” Gunna and Future featuring Young Thug
  • “FNF (Let’s Go),” Hitkidd and Glorilla
  • “The Heart Part 5,” Kendrick Lamar

Best Melodic Rap Performance

  • “Beautiful,” DJ Khaled featuring Future and SZA
  • “Wait for U,” Future featuring Drake and Tems
  • “First Class,” Jack Harlow
  • “Die Hard,” Kendrick Lamar featuring Blxst and Amanda Reifer
  • “Big Energy (Live),” Latto

Best Rap Song

  • “Churchill Downs,” Ace G, BEDRM, Matthew Samuels, Tahrence Brown, Rogét Chahayed, Aubrey Graham, Jack Harlow and Jose Velazquez, songwriters (Jack Harlow featuring Drake)
  • “God Did,” Tarik Azzouz, E. Blackmon, Khaled Khaled, F. LeBlanc, Shawn Carter, John Stephens, Dwayne Carter, William Roberts and Nicholas Warwar, songwriters (DJ Khaled featuring Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, John Legend and Fridayy)
  • “The Heart Part 5,” Jake Kosich, Johnny Kosich, Kendrick Lamar and Matt Schaeffer, songwriters (Kendrick Lamar)
  • “Pushin P,” Lucas Depante, Nayvadius Wilburn, Sergio Kitchens, Wesley Tyler Glass and Jeffery Lamar Williams, songwriters (Gunna and Future featuring Young Thug)
  • “Wait for U,” Tejiri Akpoghene, Floyd E. Bentley III, Jacob Canady, Isaac De Boni, Aubrey Graham, Israel Ayomide Fowobaje, Nayvadius Wilburn, Michael Mule, Oluwatoroti Oke and Temilade Openiyi, songwriters (Future featuring Drake and Tems)

best rap album

  • “God Did,” DJ Khalid
  • “I Never Liked You,” Future
  • “Come Home the Kids Miss You,” Jack Harlow
  • “Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers,” Kendrick Lamar
  • “It’s Almost Dry,” Pusha T

Best Country Solo Performance

  • “Heartfirst,” Kelsea Ballerini
  • “Something in the Orange,” Zach Bryan
  • “In His Arms,” ​​Miranda Lambert
  • “Circles Around This Town,” Maren Morris
  • “Live Forever,” Willie Nelson

Best Duo/Group Country Performance

  • Wishful Drinking, Ingrid Etress and Sam Hunt
  • Midnight Rider’s Prayer, Brothers Osborne
  • Outrunnin’ Your Memory, Luke Combs and Mireta Lambert
  • Does He Love You — Revisited, Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton
  • Never Wanted to Be That Girl, Carly Pearce and Ashley McBryde
  • Going Where the Lonely Go, Robert Plant and Alison Krauss

Best Country Song

  • “Circles Around This Town,” Ryan Hurd, Julia Michaels, Maren Morris and Jimmy Robbins, songwriters (Maren Morris)
  • “Doin’ This,” Luke Combs, Drew Parker and Robert Williford, songwriters (Luke Combs)
  • “I Bet You Think About Me (Taylor’s Version) (From the Vault),” Lori McKenna and Taylor Swift, songwriters (Taylor Swift)
  • “If I Was a Cowboy,” Jesse Frasure and Miranda Lambert, songwriters (Miranda Lambert)
  • “I’ll Love You Till The Day I Die,” Rodney Crowell and Chris Stapleton, songwriters (Willie Nelson)
  • “‘Til You Can’t,” Matt Rogers and Ben Stennis, songwriters (Cody Johnson)

Best Country Album

  • “Growin’ Up,” Luke Combs
  • “Palomino,” Miranda Lambert
  • “Ashley McBryde Presents: Lindeville,” Ashley McBryde
  • “Humble Quest,” Maren Morris
  • “A Beautiful Time,” Willie Nelson

Best Vocal Jazz Album

  • “The Evening: Live at Apparatus,” The Baylor Project
  • “Linger Awhile,” Samara Joy
  • “Fade to Black,” Carmen Lundy
  • “Fifty,” The Manhattan Transfer with the WDR Funkhausorchester
  • “Ghost Song,” Cecile McLorin Salvant

Find the complete list of nominees on the Grammy Awards official website.

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