This year’s Grammy nominations prove that women continue to dominate the music industry.

R&B songstress SZA leads the list with nine nominations, followed by Victoria Monét with seven nominations, and artists like Janelle Monáe, Summer Walker, Coco Jones and Ice Spice each with impressive nods for some of the hottest songs and albums released this year. 

Monét’s seven nominations include best new artist, record of the year, best R&B album and more. Her song “Hollywood,” featuring Earth, Wind & Fire and her daughter, Hazel Monét, is nominated for best traditional R&B performance, making Hazel the youngest nominee in Grammy history. 

Jones’ nominations include best new artist, best R&B album and best R&B song. Ice Spice’s multiple nominations also include best new artist. And Janelle Monáe landed a nomination in one of the big three categories, with The Age of Pleasure getting an album of the year nomination. 

The producer and songwriter of the year categories include Hit-Boy, Dernst “D’Mile” Emile II, Metro Boomin and Theron Thomas. 

The 66th Annual Grammy Awards will be in Los Angeles at the Crypto Arena on Feb. 2, 2024, at 8 p.m. on the CBS Television Network. 

Here is the complete list of nominations: 

Record of the Year

“Worship,” Jon Batiste

“Not Strong Enough,” Boygenius

“Flowers,” Miley Cyrus

“What Was I Made For?” from Barbie, Billie Eilish

“On My Mama,” Victoria Monét

“Vampire,” Olivia Rodrigo

“Anti-Hero,” Taylor Swift

“Kill Bill,” SZA

Album of the Year

World Music Radio – Jon Batiste

The Record – Boygenius

Endless Summer Vacation – Miley Cyrus

Did You Know That There’s a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd – Lana Del Rey

The Age of Pleasure – Janelle Monáe

Guts – Olivia Rodrigo

Midnights – Taylor Swift


Song of the Year

“A&W” – Jack Antonoff, Lana Del Rey & Sam Dew, songwriters (Lana Del Rey)

“Anti-Hero” – Jack Antonoff & Taylor Swift, songwriters (Taylor Swift)

“Butterfly” – Jon Batiste & Dan Wilson, songwriters (Jon Batiste)

“Dance the Night” (from Barbie the Album) – Caroline Ailin, Dua Lipa, Mark Ronson & Andrew Wyatt, songwriters (Dua Lipa)

“Flowers” – Miley Cyrus, Gregory Aldae Hein & Michael Pollack, songwriters (Miley Cyrus)

“Kill Bill” – Rob Bisel, Carter Lang & Solána Rowe, songwriters (SZA)

“Vampire” – Daniel Nigro & Olivia Rodrigo, songwriters (Oliva Rodrigo)

“What Was I Made For?” [from the motion picture Barbie] – Billie Eilish O’Connell & Finneas O’Connell, songwriters (Billie Eilish)

Best New Artist

Gracie Abrams

Fred Again

Ice Spice

Jelly Roll

Coco Jones

Noah Kahan

Victoria Monét

The War and Treaty

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Jack Antonoff

Dernst “D’Mile” Emile II


Metro Boomin

Daniel Nigro

Songwriter of the Year, Non-Classical

Edgar Barrera

Jessie Jo Dillon

Shane McAnally

Theron Thomas

Justin Tranter

Best Pop Solo Performance

“Flowers,” Miley Cyrus

“Paint the Town Red,” Doja Cat

“What Was I Made For?” from Barbie, Billie Eilish

“Vampire,” Olivia Rodrigo

“Anti-Hero,” Taylor Swift

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

“Thousand Miles,” Miley Cyrus featuring Brandi Carlile

“Candy Necklace,” Lana Del Rey featuring Jon Batiste

“Never Felt So Alone,” Labrinth featuring Billie Eilish

“Karma,” Taylor Swift featuring Ice Spice

“Ghost in the Machine,” SZA featuring Phoebe Bridgers

Best Pop Dance Recording

“Baby Don’t Hurt Me,” David Guetta, Anne-Marie and Coi Leray

“Miracle,” Calvin Harris featuring Ellie Goulding

“Padam Padam,” Kylie Minogue

“One in a Million,” Bebe Rexha & David Guetta

“Rush,” Troye Sivan

Best Rock Album

But Here We Are, Foo Fighters

Starcatcher, Greta Van Fleet

72 Seasons, Metallica

This Is Why, Paramore

In Times New Roman…, Queens of the Stone Age

Best Alternative Music Performance

“Belinda Says,” Alvvays

“Body Paint,” Arctic Monkeys

“Cool About It,” Boygenius

“A&W,” Lana Del Rey

“This Is Why,” Paramore

Best Alternative Music Album

The Car, Arctic Monkeys

The Record, Boygenius

Did You Know That There’s a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd, Lana Del Rey

Cracker Island, Gorillaz

I Inside the Old Year Dying, PJ Harvey

Best Rock Performance

Arctic Monkeys – “Sculptures of Anything Goes”

Black Pumas – “More Than a Love Song”

Boygenius – “Not Strong Enough”

Foo Fighters – “Rescued”

Metallica – “Lux Æterna”

Best Metal Performance

Disturbed – “Bad Man”

Ghost – “Phantom of the Opera”

Metallica – “72 Seasons”

Slipknot – “Hive Mind”

Spiritbox – “Jaded”

Best Rock Song

Boygenius – “Not Strong Enough”

Foo Fighters – “Rescued”

Olivia Rodrigo – “Ballad of a Homeschooled Girl”

Queens of the Stone Age – “Emotion Sickness”

The Rolling Stones – “Angry”

Best R&B Performance

“Summer Too Hot,” Chris Brown

“Back to Love,” Robert Glasper featuring SiR and Alex Isley

“ICU,” Coco Jones

“How Does It Make You Feel,” Victoria Monét

“Kill Bill,” SZA

Best R&B Album

Girls Night Out, Babyface

What I Didn’t Tell You (Deluxe), Coco Jones

Special Occasion, Emily King

Jaguar II, Victoria Monét

Clear 2: Soft Life EP, Summer Walker

Best Traditional R&B Performance

Babyface ft. Coco Jones – “Simple”

Kenyon Dixon – “Lucky”

Victoria Monét ft. Earth, Wind & Fire and Hazel Monét – “Hollywood”

PJ Morton ft. Susan Carol – “Good Morning”

SZA – “Love Language”

Best R&B Song

Coco Jones – “ICU”

Halle – “Angel”

Robert Glasper ft. SiR & Alex Isley – “Back to Love”

SZA – “Snooze”

Victoria Monét – “On My Mama”

Best Progressive R&B Album

6lack – Since I Have a Lover

Diddy – The Love Album: Off the Grid

Terrace Martin and James Fauntleroy – Nova

Janelle Monáe – The Age of Pleasure


Best Melodic Rap Performance

“Sittin’ on Top of the World,” Burna Boy featuring 21 Savage

“Attention,” Doja Cat

“Spin Bout U,” Drake & 21 Savage

“All My Life,” Lil Durk featuring J. Cole

“Low,” SZA

Best Rap Performance

Baby Keem ft. Kendrick Lamar – “The Hillbillies”

Black Thought – “Love Letter”

Coi Leray – “Players”

Drake & 21 Savage – “Rich Flex”

Killer Mike ft. André 3000, Future and Eryn Allen Kane – “Scientists & Engineers”

Best Rap Song

Doja Cat – “Attention”

Nicki Minaj & Ice Spice ft. Aqua – “Barbie World”

Lil Uzi Vert – “Just Wanna Rock”

Drake & 21 Savage – “Rich Flex”

Killer Mike ft. André 3000, Future and Eryn Allen Kane – “Scientists & Engineers”

Best Rap Album

Drake & 21 Savage – Her Loss

Killer Mike – Michael

Metro Boomin – Heroes & Villains

Nas – King’s Disease III

Travis Scott – Utopia

Best Country Solo Performance

“In Your Love,” Tyler Childers

“Buried,” Brandy Clark

“Fast Car,” Luke Combs

“The Last Thing on My Mind,” Dolly Parton

“White Horse,” Chris Stapleton

Best Country Album

Rolling Up the Welcome Mat, Kelsea Ballerini

Brothers Osborne, Brothers Osborne

Zach Bryan, Zach Bryan

Rustin’ in the Rain, Tyler Childers

Bell Bottom Country, Lainey Wilson

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

Dierks Bentley ft. Billy Strings – “High Note”

Brothers Osborne – “Nobody’s Nobody”

Zach Bryan ft. Kacey Musgraves – “I Remember Everything”

Vince Gill & Paul Franklin – “Kissing Your Picture (Is So Cold)”

Jelly Roll with Lainey Wilson – “Save Me”

Carly Pearce ft. Chris Stapleton – “We Don’t Fight Anymore”

Best Country Song

Brandy Clark – “Buried”

Chris Stapleton – “White Horse”

Morgan Wallen – “Last Night”

Tyler Childers – “In Your Love”

Zach Bryan ft. Kacey Musgraves – “I Remember Everything”

Best American Roots Performance

Jon Batiste – “Butterfly”

Blind Boys of Alabama – “Heaven Help Us All”

Madison Cunningham – “Inventing the Wheel”

Rhiannon Giddens – “You Louisiana Man”

Allison Russell – “Eve Was Black”

Best Americana Performance

Blind Boys of Alabama – “Friendship”

Tyler Childers – “Help Me Make It Through the Night”

Brandy Clark ft. Brandi Carlile – “Dear Insecurity”

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – “King of Oklahoma”

Allison Russell – “The Returner”

Best American Roots Song

The War and Treaty – “Blank Page”

Billy Strings ft. Willie Nelson – “California Sober”

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – “Cast Iron Skillet”

Brandy Clark ft. Brandi Carlile – “Dear Insecurity”

Allison Russell – “The Returner”

Best Americana Album

Brandy Clark – Brandy Clark

Rodney Crowell – The Chicago Sessions

Rhiannon Giddens – You’re the One

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – Weathervanes

Allison Russell – The Returner

Best Bluegrass Album

Sam Bush – Radio John: Songs of John Hartford

Michael Cleveland – Lovin’ of the Game

Mighty Poplar – Mighty Poplar

Willie Nelson – Bluegrass

Billy Strings – Me/And/Dad

Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway – City of Gold

Best Traditional Blues Album

Eric Bibb – Ridin’

Mr. Sipp – The Soul Side of Sipp

Tracy Nelson – Life Don’t Miss Nobody

John Primer – Teardrops for Magic Slim: Live at Rosa’s Lounge

Bobby Rush – All My Love for You

Best Contemporary Blues Album

Samantha Fish and Jesse Dayton – Death Wish Blues

Ruthie Foster – Healing Time

Christone “Kingfish” Ingram – Live in London

Larkin Poe – Blood Harmony

Bettye LaVette – LaVette!

Best Folk Album

Dom Flemons – Traveling Wildfire

The Milk Carton Kids – I Only See the Moon

Joni Mitchell – Joni Mitchell at Newport [Live]

Nickel Creek – Celebrants

Old Crow Medicine Show – Jubilee

Paul Simon – Psalms

Rufus Wainwright – Folkocracy

Best Regional Roots Music Album

Buckwheat Zydeco Jr. & The Legendary Ils Sont Partis Band – New Beginnings

Dwayne Dopsie & The Zydeco Hellraisers – Live at The 2023 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Lost Bayou Ramblers & Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra – Live: Orpheum Theater Nola

New Breed Bass Band – Made in New Orleans

New Orleans Nightcrawlers – Too Much to Hold

The Rumble Feature Chief Joseph Boudreaux Jr. – Live at the Maple Leaf

Best Latin Pop Album

La Cuarta Hoja, Pablo Alborán

Beautiful Humans, Vol. 1, AleMor

A Ciegas, Paula Arenas

La Neta, Pedro Capó

Don Juan, Maluma

X Mí (Vol. 1), Gaby Moreno

Best Música Urbana Album

Saturno, Rauw Alejandro

Mañana Será Bonito, Karol G

Data, Tainy

Best African Music Performance

“Amapiano,” Asake and Olamide

“City Boys,” Burna Boy

“Unavailable,” Davido featuring Musa Keys

“Rush,” Ayra Starr

“Water,” Tyla

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media (Includes Film and Television)

Barbie, Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt, composers

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Ludwig Göransson, composer

The Fabelmans, John Williams, composer

Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny, John Williams, composer

Oppenheimer, Ludwig Göransson, composer

Best Song Written for Visual Media

“Barbie World” from Barbie the Album, Naija Gaston, Ephrem Louis Lopez Jr. and Onika Maraj, songwriters (Nicki Minaj and Ice Spice featuring Aqua)

“Dance the Night” from Barbie the Album, Caroline Ailin, Dua Lipa, Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt, songwriters (Dua Lipa)

“I’m Just Ken” from Barbie the Album, Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt, songwriters (Ryan Gosling)

“Lift Me Up” from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever — Music From and Inspired By, Ryan Coogler, Ludwig Göransson, Robyn Fenty and Temilade Openiyi, songwriters (Rihanna)

“What Was I Made For?” from Barbie the Album, Billie Eilish O’Connell and Finneas O’Connell, songwriters (Billie Eilish)

Best Música Mexicana Album (Including Tejano)

Ana Bárbara – Bordado a Mano

Flor De Toloache – Motherflower

Lila Downs – La Sánchez

Lupita Infante – Amor Como En Las Películas De Antes

Peso Pluma – Génesis

Best Dance/Electronic Recording

Aphex Twin – “Blackbox Life Recorder 21f”

James Blake – “Loading”

Disclosure – “Higher Than Ever Before”

Romy & Fred Again.. – “Strong”

Skrillex, Fred Again.. & Flowdan – “Rumble”

Best Dance/Electronic Music Album

James Blake – Playing Robots into Heaven

The Chemical Brothers – For That Beautiful Feeling

Fred Again.. – Actual Life 3 (January 1 – September 9 2022)

Kx5 – Kx5

Skrillex – Quest for Fire

Best Alternative Jazz Album

Love In Exile, Arooj Aftab, Vijay Iyer, Shahzad Ismaily

Quality Over Opinion, Louis Cole

Superblue: The Iridescent Spree, Kurt Elling, Charlie Hunter, Superblue

Live at the Piano, Cory Henry

The Omnichord Real Book, Meshell Ndegeocello

Best Jazz Performance

Jon Batiste – “Movement 18′ (Heroes)”

Lakecia Benjamin – “Basquiat”

Adam Blackstone ft. The Baylor Project & Russell Ferranté – “Vulnerable (Live)”

Fred Hersch & Esperanza Spalding – “But Not for Me”

Samara Joy – “Tight”

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Patti Austin Featuring Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band – For Ella 2

Fred Hersch & Esperanza Spalding – Alive at The Village Vanguard

Gretchen Parlato & Lionel Loueke – Lean In

Cécile Mclorin Salvant – Mélusine

Nicole Zuraitis – How Love Begins

Best Jazz Instrumental Album

Kenny Barron – The Source

Lakecia Benjamin – Phoenix

Adam Blackstone – Legacy: The Instrumental Jawn

Billy Childs – The Winds of Change

Pat Metheny – Dream Box

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

Adda Simfònica, Josep Vicent, Emilio Solla – The Chick Corea Symphony Tribute – Ritmo

Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society – Dynamic Maximum Tension

The Count Basie Orchestra directed by Scotty Barnhart – Basie Swings The Blues

Vince Mendoza & Metropole Orkest – Olympians

Mingus Big Band – The Charles Mingus Centennial Sessions

Best Latin Jazz Album

Eliane Elias – Quietude

Ivan Lins with the Tblisi Symphony Orchestra – My Heart Speaks

Bobby Sanabria Multiverse Big Band – Vox Humana

Luciana Souza & Trio Corrente – Cometa

Miguel Zenón & Luis Perdomo – El Arte Del Bolero Vol. 2

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Liz Callaway – To Steve With Love: Liz Callaway Celebrates Sondheim

Rickie Lee Jones – Pieces of Treasure

Laufey – Bewitched

Pentatonix – Holidays Around the World

Bruce Springsteen – Only the Strong Survive

Various – Sondheim Unplugged (The NYC Sessions), Vol. 3

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

Béla Fleck, Zakir Hussain, Edgar Meyer ft. Rakesh Chaurasia – As We Speak

House Of Waters – On Becoming

Bob James – Jazz Hands

Julian Lage – The Layers

Ben Wendel – All One

Best Musical Theater Album

Kimberly Akimbo



Some Like It Hot

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Best Gospel Performance/Song

Stanley Brown ft. Hezekiah Walker, Kierra Sheard & Karen Clark Sheard – “God Is Good”

Erica Campbell – “Feel Alright (Blessed)”

Zacardi Cortez – “Lord Do It For Me (Live)”

Melvin Crispell III – “God Is”

Kirk Franklin – “All Things”

Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

Blessing Offor – “Believe”

Cody Carnes – “Firm Foundation (He Won’t) [Live]”

Lauren Daigle – “Thank God I Do”

For King & Country ft. Jordin Sparks – “Love Me Like I Am”

Lecrae & Tasha Cobbs Leonard – “Your Power”

Maverick City Music, Chandler Moore & Naomi Raine – “God Problems”

Best Gospel Album

Erica Campbell – I Love You

Tasha Cobbs Leonard – Hymns (Live)

Maverick City Music – The Maverick Way

Jonathan McReynolds – My Truth

Tye Tribbett – All Things New: Live in Orlando

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

Blessing Offor – My Tribe

Da’ T.R.U.T.H. – Emanuel

Lauren Daigle – Lauren Daigle

Lecrae – Church Clothes 4

Phil Wickham – I Believe

Best Roots Gospel Album

The Blackwood Brothers Quartet – Tribute to the King

Blind Boys of Alabama – Echoes of the South

Becky Isaacs Bowman – Songs That Pulled Me Through the Tough Times

Brian Free & Assurance – Meet Me at the Cross

Gaither Vocal Band – Shine: The Darker the Night the Brighter the Light

Best Música Urbana Album

Rauw Alejandro – Saturno

Karol G – Mañana Será Bonito

Tainy – Data

Best Latin Rock or Alternative Album

Cabra – Martínez

Diamante Eléctrico – Leche De Tigre

Juanes – Vida Cotidiana

Natalia Lafourcade – De Todas Las Flores

Fito Paez – EADDA9223

Best Tropical Latin Album

Rubén Blades Con Roberto Delgado & Orquesta – Siembra: 45° Aniversario (En Vivo En El Coliseo De Puerto Rico, 14 De Mayo 2022)

Luis Figueroa – Voy a Ti

Grupo Niche Y Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional De Colombia – Niche Sinfónico

Omara Portuondo – Vida

Tony Succar, Mimy Succar – Mimy & Tony

Carlos Vives – Escalona Nunca Se Había Grabado Así

Best Global Music Performance

Arooj Aftab, Vijay Iyer & Shahzad Ismaily – “Shadow Forces”

Burna Boy – “Alone”

Davido – “Feel”

Silvana Estrada – “Milagro y Disastre”

Falu & Gaurav Shah (ft. PM Narendra Modi) – “Abundance in Millets”

Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain ft. Rakesh Chaurasia – “Pashto”

Ibrahim Maalouf ft. Cimafunk & Tank and the Bangas – “Todo Colores”

Best Global Music Album

Susana Baca- Epifanías

Bokanté – History

Burna Boy – I Told Them…

Davido – Timeless

Shakti – This Moment

Best Reggae Album

Buju Banton – Born for Greatness

Beenie Man – Simma

Collie Buddz – Cali Roots Riddim 2023

Burning Spear – No Destroyer

Julian Marley & Antacus – Colors of Royal

Best New Age, Ambient, or Chant Album

Kirsten Agresta-Copely – Aquamarine

Omar Akram – Moments of Beauty

Ólafur Arnalds – Some Kind of Peace (Piano Reworks)

David Darling & Hans Christian – Ocean Dreaming Ocean

Carla Patullo ft. Tonality and the Scorchio Quartet – So She Howls

Best Children’s Music Album
Andrew & Polly – Ahhhhh!
Pierce Freelon & Nnenna Freelon – Ancestars
Dj Willy Wow! – Hip Hope For Kids!
Uncle Jumbo – Taste The Sky
123 Andrés – We Grow Together Preschool Songs

Best Comedy Album
Trevor Noah – I Wish You Would
Wanda Sykes – I’m An Entertainer
Chris Rock – Selective Outrage
Sarah Silverman – Someone You Love
Dave Chappelle – What’s In A Name?

Best Spoken Word Poetry Album
Aja Monet – When The Poems Do What They Do
J. Ivy – The Light Inside
Kevin Powell – Grocery Shopping With My Mother
Prentice Powell And Shawn William – For Your Consideration ’24 – The Album
Queen Sheba – A-you’re Not Wrong B-they’re Not Either: The Fukc-it Pill Revisited

Best Audio Book, Narration, And Storytelling Recording

Meryl Streep – Big Tree

William Shatner – Boldly Go: Reflections on a Life of Awe and Wonder

Rick Rubin – The Creative Act: A Way of Being

Senator Bernie Sanders – It’s OK to Be Angry About Capitalism

Michelle Obama – The Light We Carry: Overcoming in Uncertain Times

Best Score Soundtrack for Video Games and Other Interactive Media

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II, Sarah Schachner, composer

God of War Ragnarök, Bear Mccreary, composer

Hogwarts Legacy, Peter Murray, J Scott Rakozy & Chuck E. Myers “Sea,” composers

Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, Stephen Barton & Gordy Haab, composers

Stray Gods: The Roleplaying Musical, Jess Serro, Tripod & Austin Wintory, composers

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

Daisy Jones & The Six – Aurora

Various Artists – Barbie The Album

Various Artists – Black Panther: Wakanda Forever – Music From And Inspired By

Various Artists – Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 3: Awesome Mix, Vol. 3

Weird Al Yankovic – Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

Best Music Video

The Beatles – “I’m Only Sleeping”

Tyler Childers – “In Your Love”

Billie Eilish – “What Was I Made For?”

Kendrick Lamar – “Count Me Out”

Troye Sivan – “Rush”

Best Music Film

Moonage Daydream

How I’m Feeling Now

Live From Paris, The Big Steppers Tour

I Am Everything

Dear Mama

Best Recording Package

Caroline Rose – The Art of Forgetting

Hsing-hui Cheng – Cadenza 21’

Perry Shall – Eletrophonic Chronic

Iam8bit – Gravity Falls

Yu Wei – Migration

Luke Brooks & James Theseus Buck – Stumpwork

Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package

The Collected Works Of Neutral Milk Hotel

For the Birds: The Birdsong Project


Inside: Deluxe Box Set

Words & Music, May 1965 – Deluxe Edition

Best Album Notes

John Coltrane & Eric Dolphy – Evenings at the Village Gate: John Coltrane With Eric Dolphy (Live) (album notes by Ashley Kahn)

Howdy Glenn – I Can Almost See Houston: The Complete Howdy Glenn (album notes by Scott B. Bomar)

Iftin Band – Mogadishu’s Finest: The Al Uruba Sessions (album notes by Vik Sohonie)

Various Artists – Playing for the Man at the Door: Field Recordings From the Collection of Mack Mccormick, 1958-1971 (album notes by Jeff Place & John Troutman

Various Artists – Written in Their Soul: The Stax Songwriter Demos (album notes by Robert Gordon & Deanie Parker)

Best Historical Album

Bob Dylan – Fragments – Time Out of Mind Sessions (1996-1997): The Bootleg Series, Vol. 17

Various Artists – The Moaninest Moan of Them All: The Jazz Saxophone of Loren Mcmurray, 1920-1922

Various Artists – Playing for the Man at the Door: Field Recordings From the Collection of Mack Mccormick, 1958-1971

Lou Reed – Words & Music, May 1965 – Deluxe Edition

Various Artists – Written in Their Soul: The Stax Songwriter Demos

Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

Bokanté – History

Boygenius – The Record

Caroline Polachek – Desire, I Want to Turn Into You

Feist – Multitudes

Victoria Monét – Jaguar II

Best Engineered Album, Classical

Gustavo Dudamel, Anne Akiko Meyers, Gustavo Castillo & Los Angeles Philharmonic – Fandango

Manfred Honeck & Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra – Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 & Schulhoff: Five Pieces

Mehmet Ali Sanlikol, George Lernis & A Far Cry – Sanlikol: A Gentleman of Istanbul – Symphony for Strings, Percussion, Piano, Oud, Ney & Tenor

Riccardo Muti & Chicago Symphony Orchestra – Contemporary American Composers

Shara Nova & A Far Cry – The Blue Hour

Producer of the Year, Classical

David Frost

Morten Lindberg

Dmitriy Lipay

Elaine Martone

Brian Pidgeon

Best Remixed Recording

Depeche Mode – “Wagging Tongue (Wet Leg Remix)”

Gorillas ft. Tame Impala & Booty Brown – “New Gold (Dom Dolla Remix)”

Lane 8 – “Reviver (Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs Remix)”

Mariah Carey – “Workin’ Hard (Terry Hunter Remix)”

Turnstile and BadBadNotGood ft. Blood Orange – “Alien Love Call”

Best Immersive Audio Album

Alicia Keys – The Diary of Alicia Keys

Bear Mccreary – God of War Ragnarok

George Strait – Blue Clear Sky

Madison Beer – Silence Between Songs

Ryan Ylyate – Act 3 (Immersive Edition)

Best Instrumental Composition

Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain Featuring Rakesh Chaurasia – “Motion”

John Williams – “Helena’s Theme”

Lakecia Benjamin ft. Angela Davis – “Amerikkan Skin”

Ludwig Göransson – “Can You Hear the Music”

Best Orchestral Performance

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra – “Scriabin: Symphony No. 2; The Poem of Ecstasy”

Los Angeles Philharmonic – “Adès: Dante”

Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra – “Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra; Four Pieces”

The Philadelphia Orchestra – “Price: Symphony No. 4; Dawson: Negro Folk Symphony”

San Francisco Symphony – “Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring”

Best Opera Recording

The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; The Metropolitan Opera Chorus – Blanchard: Champion

Boston Modern Orchestra Project & Odyssey Opera Chorus – Corigliano: The Lord of Cries

The Dime Museum; Isaura String Quartet – Little: Black Lodge

Best Choral Performance

The Clarion Choir – “Rachmaninoff: All-Night Vigil”

The Crossing – “Carols After a Plague”

Miró Quartet; Conspirare – “The House of Belonging”

San Francisco Symphony Chorus – “Ligeti: Lux Aeterna”

Uusinta Ensemble; Helsinki Chamber Choir – “Saariaho: Reconnaissance”

Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance

Anthony Mcgill & Pacifica Quartet – American Stories

Catalyst Quartet – Uncovered, Vol. 3: Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, William Grant Still & George Walker

Roomful of Teeth – Rough Magic

Third Coast Percussion – Between Breaths

Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax & Leonidas Kavakos – Beethoven for Three: Symphony No. 6, ‘Pastorale’ And Op. 1, No. 3

Best Classical Instrumental Solo

Robert Black – Adams, John Luther: Darkness and Scattered Light

Andy Akiho – Akiho: Cylinders

Yuja Wang; Teddy Abrams, Conductor (Louisville Orchestra) – The American Project

Seth Parker Woods – Difficult Grace

Curtis Stewart – Of Love

Best Classical Solo Vocal Album

Reginald Mobley, Soloist; Baptiste Trotignon, Pianist – Because

Karim Sulayman, Soloist; Sean Shibe, Accompanist – Broken Branches

Laura Strickling, Soloist; Daniel Schlosberg, Pianist – 40@40

Lawrence Brownlee, Soloist; Kevin J. Miller, Pianist – Rising

Julia Bullock, Soloist; Christian Reif, Conductor (Philharmonia Orchestra) – Walking in the Dark

Best Classical Compendium

Anne Akiko Meyers – Fandango

Christopher Rountree, Conductor – Julius Eastman, Vol. 3: If You’re So Smart, Why Aren’t You Rich?

Peter Herresthal – Mazzoli: Dark With Excessive Bright

Alex Brown, Harlem Quartet, Imani Winds, Edward Perez, Neal Smith & A.b. Spellman – Passion for Bach and Coltrane

Chick Corea – Sardinia

Andy Akiho – Sculptures

Aaron Diehl Trio & The Knights – Zodiac Suite

Best Contemporary Classical Composition

Thomas Adès, composer (Gustavo Dudamel & Los Angeles Philharmonic) – Adès: Dante

Andy Akiho, composer (Andy Akiho, Ankush Kumar Bahl & Omaha Symphony) – Akiho: In That Space, At That Time

William Brittelle, composer (Roomful Of Teeth) – Brittelle: Psychedelics

Missy Mazzoli, composer (Peter Herresthal, James Gaffigan & Bergen Philharmonic) – Mazzoli: Dark With Excessive Bright

Jessie Montgomery, composer (Awadagin Pratt, A Far Cry & Roomful Of Teeth) – Montgomery: Rounds