Consensus was that Beyoncé was going to clean up very well with the Grammy nominations this morning, and that consensus was right. Lemonade received an astounding 9 nominations throughout the Pop, Rap and even the Rock categories. That kind of broad support is the kind you want heading into the race, especially if you want an Album of the Year award. After coming close with her brilliant self-titled release, she might just get it with Lemonade which is her biggest, boldest work yet. She is now the most nominated woman in Grammy history. Continue reading
With only just a few days to go until music’s biggest night, it’s time for me to go big or go home. Is Taylor Swift’s 1989 too big to deny? Will The Weeknd cap off his incredible breakthrough year? Or is this going to be Kendrick Lamar’s year? I take a run through the big categories on who will, could and should win, and who got snubbed.