Grammy Nominations 2016 – Kendrick Lamar Leads with 11 Nominiations

Kendrick Lamar leads this year’s list of 2016 Grammy nominated artists with 11 nominations. The Weeknd and Taylor Swift each earned 7 nominations apiece.  Review the Grammy Voting Process, here.  See our picks from staff and friends for 2016’s “biggest night in music.”

Record Of The Year

Album Of The Year

  • Sound & Color – Alabama Shakes
  • To Pimp A Butterfly – Kendrick Lamar
  • Traveller – Chris Stapleton
  • 1989 – Taylor Swift
  • Beauty Behind The Madness – The Weeknd

Song Of The Year

  • Alright – Kendrick Duckworth, Mark Anthony Spears & Pharrell Williams, songwriters (Kendrick Lamar)
  • Blank Space – Max Martin, Shellback & Taylor Swift, songwriters (Taylor Swift)
  • Girl Crush – Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna & Liz Rose, songwriters (Little Big Town)
  • See You Again – Andrew Cedar, Justin Franks, Charles Puth & Cameron Thomaz, songwriters (Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth)
  • Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran & Amy Wadge, songwriters (Ed Sheeran)

Best New Artist

  • Courtney Barnett
  • James Bay
  • Sam Hunt
  • Tori Kelly
  • Meghan Trainor


Spotify Playlist


2015 Grammy Winners

View the list of 2015 Grammy Winners here on Libro Musica.