The 2018 Grammy Nominees

The Recording Academy has just released the 2018 Grammy nominees and we’ve decided to compile classic videos from some of the top Grammy nominated music artists. You can view the full list of nominees at grammys.com.
1. Kendrick Lamar – 8 Nominations

Kendrick Lamar’s consistent hit songs throughout 2018 has him leading the pack in Grammy nominations. Lamar’s poetic prose about racial injustice has made him one of the most impactful rappers since Tupac.


Kendrick Lamar – Poetic Justice


2. Drake – 7 Nominations

Even though Drake received the second most nominations, he still edged out Kendrick in being nominated in the top 3 categories: album of the year, record of the year, and song of the year. The monumental success of Drake’s album Scorpion, has made him the front runner for each category.


Drake – God’s Plan


3. Brandi Carlile – 6 Nominations

Brandi Carlile’s album By The Way, I Forgive You and song, “The Joke” has given her a surprising six nominations. Along with Drake, she was nominated for album of the year, record of the year, and song of the year.


Brandi Carlile – Wherever Is Your Heart