Culture

Here Are The Best Rap Album Nominees For The 2019 Grammy Awards

Here Are The Best Rap Album Nominees For The 2019 Grammy Awards”

Of the eight best new artist nominees, six are women, including Lipa, H.E.R., Chloe x Halle, Margo Price, Bebe Rexha and Jorja Smith.

Though seven of his eight nominations come from "Black Panther", he also earned a nod for co-writing Jay Rock's "Win", up for best rap song.

His song from the Marvel superhero movie's soundtrack, "All the Stars", is also in the running for both Record of the Year, which recognizes the overall performance of a song, and Song of the Year, which awards songwriting. " That comment closed out a year when Seattle, Washington duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis won four trophies, including "Rap Album Of The Year", "Best Rap Performance", and "Best Rap Song".

Folk singer Brandi Carlile has bagged six nominations, while Lady Gaga, Childish Gambino (Donald Glover's musical alter-ego) and Cardi B each have five.

Silly Seal Gets An Eel Stuck In His Nose
This whole situation could just be a "weird anomaly" or a "crazy statistical quirk, and we may never see it again", he added. The Hawaiian Monk Seal Research Program has shared images of the creatures in what looks like an uncomfortable predicament.

As the New York Times notes, women also lead in some of the biggest categories this year; the awards show received criticism for a lack of diversity in the past. The Nanaimo, B.C. singer and Bennett's rendition of 'S Wonderful is up for best pop duo performance, while their Love is Here to Stay is in the running for traditional pop vocal album.

The Carters ("Apesh*t"), Childish Gambino ("This Is America"), and Joyner Lucas ("I'm Not Racist") were nominated for Best Music Video. Rock band Greta Van Fleet and country singer Luke Combs also earned nominations.

- Producer of the year, non-classical: Boi-1da; Larry Klein; Linda Perry; Kanye West; Pharrell Williams.

Taylor Swift, a two-time album of the year victor, also only earned one nomination.

Qatar to exit OPEC in January to focus on gas production
The tiny Gulf state exports over 77 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas annually, good for about 30% of global market share. Delegates at OPEC, which has 15 members including Qatar, sought to play down the impact.

Cardi's nods include Album of the Year, and Record of the Year for "I Like It Like That".

- Best pop solo performance: "Colors", Beck; "Havana (Live)", Camila Cabello; "God Is A Woman", Ariana Grande; "Joanne (Where Do You Think You're Goin'?)", Lady Gaga; "Better Now", Post Malone.

- Best alternative music album: "Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino", Arctic Monkeys; "Colors", Beck; "Utopia", Bjork; "American Utopia", David Byrne; "Masseduction", St. Vincent.

Notably, on 2014 Forest Hills Drive, a Grammy-nominated album, the MC/producer took a swing at the awards for a trend he did not like.

Cilic, Croats Roll French for 2nd Davis Cup Win
The outcome was different though; Croatia emerged victorious this time, vanquishing the defending champions France 3-1 overall. The Davis Cup is set to adopt a new format from 2019 onwards, featuring 18 teams in one place contending for the title.

The Grammy winners will be announced out at a ceremony in Los Angeles on February 10.



Like this

Latest


07 December 2018
The Oak Ridge Boys keep promise to sing at Bush funeral
Roberts said she believes Bush will be remembered for his role in the decline and eventual downfall of the Soviet Union. He served as the 41st president of America after he had previously served as Vice President alongside Ronald Regan.

06 December 2018
Jurgen Klopp charged by FA and not a single Liverpool fan cares
Match-winner Origi emerged as a substitute in the 84th minute, replacing Roberto Firmino. Klopp, who admitted the goal was "a bit lucky", expressed his delight for Origi.

05 December 2018
Trump's new NAFTA faces uphill battle in Congress
Grassley vowed to usher the deal through Congress, saying it'll benefit the USA economy and bolster agriculture interests in the Midwest.

03 December 2018
Spurs fan arrested after banana skin thrown onto Arsenal pitch
But while he is pleased with Ramsey's recent contribution, Emery indicated there had no been change to the contract impasse. These charges relate to three separate incidents during the match.

02 December 2018
Dennis Smith Jr. (wrist) likely to play on Friday for Dallas
The Pacers are withstanding things minus Oladipo, which has included a western road trip that will result in at least a 2-2 split. "I don't have words for that start", Nate McMillan said after his team fell to 13-9 on the season. "I just tried to make plays".

01 December 2018
Caravan migrants declare hunger strike to pressure US
That prompted Border Patrol agents to launch tear gas and pepper spray balls to quell the unrest. Homeland Security says it has identified 600 identified criminals within the caravan.

01 December 2018
Chiefs’ Kareem Hunt Seen Shoving, Kicking Woman In Video Of Hotel Altercation
It should be noted that Hunt was also involved in a separate incident in June at a resort in OH where he allegedly punched a man. A verbal altercation broke out into a physical fight involving Hunt, although again, no charges were filed by police.

01 December 2018
Trump arrives in Argentina for G20 Summit
Saudi officials have blamed the killing on rogue agents and denied the crown prince had knowledge of the operation. Tough talking is expected at the summit , especially between Trump and Xi Jinping of China, over global trade.

30 November 2018
Grab some extra Nintendo Switch Joy-Con controllers for $59
During the five-day Thanksgiving weekend, Nintendo sold 1 million games, a 78% jump over 2017. And because they're pricey, if you have Prime , you'll get your gorgeous new system tomorrow.

27 November 2018
Border Patrol Arrests 42 Migrants While Mexico Deports Others
Mr McAleenan added: "As the events unfolded, quick, decisive and effective action prevented an extremely unsafe situation". "We will close the Border permanently if need be", he added .



Recommended