Grammy Awards have officially released the nominees for the 64th annual Grammy Awards were announced on Tuesday, 23rd November.
Jon Batiste leads all artists with 11 nominations; Justin Bieber, Doja Cat and H.E.R. follow with eight; Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo have seven each.
The ceremony will be the first since the awards made a major change to its nominating process.
The Grammys have been criticized in recent years by prominent artists including Jay-Z, Drake, Kanye West and Frank Ocean, who amplified concerns that Black artists have been routinely passed over in the top all-genre categories.
The ceremony will be held on Jan. 31, 2022, at the Crypto.com Arena (formerly the Staples Center) in Los Angeles.
The 64th #GRAMMYs nominations are in. ✨ Congratulations to everyone!
🎶 More than 11,000 #RecordingAcademy voting members vote during the GRAMMY Awards process.
🎶 A total of 21,730 eligible entries were submitted for consideration.
Full nominee list. https://t.co/6zdbneCx8N
— Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) November 23, 2021