The Biggest Night in Music

Mandatory Credit: Photo by MJ Photos/REX/Shutterstock (9336009e) Grammy Awards 60th Annual Grammy Awards, Press Room, New York, USA - 28 Jan 2018

The biggest annual music awards of the year will take place on the 31st of January 2022. Take a look at the nominations for the awards here. 

There are four awards in the “General Field” which are usually referred to by the media and general public as the big four; The four awards are ‘Record of the Year’, ‘Album of the Year’, ‘Song of the Year’ and ‘Best New Artist’.

  1. Record of the year 
  • I still have faith in you – ABBA 
  • Freedom – Jon Batiste 
  • I get a kick out of you – Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga
  • Peaches – Justin Bieber 
  • Right On Time – Brandi Carlile
  • Kiss me more – Doja Cat 
  • Happier than ever – Billie Eillish 
  • Montero – Lil Nas X
  • drivers license – olivia rodrigo 
  • Leave the door open – Silk Sonic 
  1. Album of the year 
  • We are – Jon Batiste 
  • Love for sale – Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga 
  • Justice – Justin Bieber 
  • Planet Her – Doja Cat
  • Happier than ever – Billie Eillish 
  • Back of my mind – H.E.R
  • Montero – Lil Nas X
  • Sour – Olivia Rodrigo 
  • Evermore – Taylor Swift 
  • Donda – Kanye West 
  1. Song of the year 
  • Bad Habits
  • A beautiful noise 
  • drivers license 
  • Fight for you 
  • Happier than ever 
  • Kiss me more 
  • Leave the door open 
  • Montero 
  • Peaches 
  • Right on time 
  1. Best New Artist 
  • Arooj Aftab
  • Jimmie Allen
  • Baby Keem
  • FINNEAS
  • Glass Animals
  • Japanese Breakfast
  • The Kid LAROI
  • Arlo Parks
  • Olivia Rodrigo
  • Saweetie

Other categories include ‘Best Pop Solo Performance’, ‘Best Pop Vocal Album’ and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance’ which include Ariana Grande, BTS, Justin Bieber, Olivia Rodrigo and Billie Eillish as nominees. These categories will be tense on the night with many big and popular artists nominated!

There are many other categories that highlight the best in Dance and Electronic Music, Country Music, Jazz Music, American Roots Music and so on.

You can find the full list of nominees for the 2022 awards here: https://www.grammy.com/grammys/news/2022-grammys-complete-winners-nominees-nominations-list

Who do you think will walk away with an iconic grammy award in January?

Emma Bell