Love em or hate em, the GRAMMYs are coming back in just a couple of months’ time. And, with the nominations getting released today, we thought it would be fun to do a roundup of some major Canadian artists that got GRAMMY nods this year. Because who doesn’t love to support some local talent!
Heads up- due to the scope of the GRAMMY awards, this list does not cover all Canadian artists who got the nod this year. Instead, we found the ones most people can recognize!
1. Record of the Year
- Peaches- Justin Bieber, Daniel Caesar
2. Album of the Year
- Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe)- Justin Bieber, Daniel Caesar
- Back of My Mind- H.E.R. (feat. KAYTRANADA)
- Donda- Kanye West (feat. The Weeknd)
3. Song of the Year
- Peaches- Justin Bieber, Matthew Sean Leon, Ashton Simmonds (Daniel Caesar)
4. Best Pop Performance
- Anyone- Justin Bieber
5. Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
- Lonely- Justin Bieber
6. Best Pop Vocal Album
- Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe)- Justin Bieber
7. Best Dance/Electronic Recording
- You Can Do It- Caribou
8. Best Melodic Rap Performance
- Hurricane- Kanye West (feat. The Weeknd & Lil Baby)
9. Best Rap Album
- Certified Lover Boy- Drake
There you have it folks, some of the biggest Canadian artists to get a GRAMMY nod this year. Now, we’ve only covered 9 categories out of a whopping 86 in total. So, if you’re curious about the full roundup, you can check it out right here.