By NICOLE LOSEK, Arts & Entertainment Editor

With the Grammy’s coming up at the end of the month, let’s take a look at some of the categories and which of our favorite artists made the cut, which didn’t and what to expect at the 60th annual Grammy Awards.

Record of the Year

Redbone – Childish Gambino

Despacito – Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee (ft. Justin Bieber)

The Story of O.J. – Jay-Z

HUMBLE. – Kendrick Lamar

24K Magic – Bruno Mars

Album of the Year

Awaken, My Love – Childish Gambino

4:44 – Jay-Z

DAMN. – Kendrick Lamar

Melodrama – Lorde

24k Magic – Bruno Mars

Song of the Year



Issues – Julia Michaels

1-800-273-8255 – Logic (ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid)

That’s What I Like – Bruno Mars

Best New Artist

Alessia Cara


Lil Uzi Vert

Julia Michaels


Best Pop Vocal Album

Kaleidoscope EP – Coldplay

Lust For Life – Lana Del Ray

Evolve – Imagine Dragons

Rainbow – Kesha

Joanne – Lady Gaga

÷ (Divide) – Ed Sheeran

Best Alternative Music Album

Everything Now – Arcade Fire

Humanz – Gorillaz

American Dream – LCD Soundsystem

Pure Comedy – Father John Misty

Sleep Well Beast – The National

Best R&B Performance

Get You – Daniel Ceasar (ft. Kali Uchis)

Distraction – Kehlani

High – Ledisi

That’s What Like

The Weekend – SZA

Best R&B Song

First Began – PJ Morton

Location – Khalid


Supermodel – SZA

That’s What I Like

Best Rap Song

Bodak Yellow – Cardi B

Chase Me – Danger Mouse (ft. Run The Jewels & Big Boi)



The Story of O.J.

Best Rap Album



Culture – Migos

Laila’s Wisdom – Rapsody

Flower Boy – Tyler, The Creator

Best Country Song

Better Man – Little Big Town

Body Like a Back Road – Sam Hunt

Broken Halos – Chris Stapleton

Drinkin’ Problem – Midland

Tin Man – Miranda Lambert

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

Baby Driver

Gardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2

Hiden Figures: The Album

La La Land

Moana: The Songs

Best Music Video

Up All Night – Beck

Makeba – Jain

The Story of O.J.



According to the Grammy’s website, nominees Childish Gambino, Lady Gaga, Little Big Town and P!nk along with others are set to perform at this year’s show. From his car to Grammy stage, Carpool Karaoke King James Corden will host the eventful night. The 60th Grammy Awards will be broadcasted live from Madison Square Garden on January 28. Tune in to CBS to watch the Grammy history to be made!