Thursday, February 9, 2017

2017 Grammy Nominations & 662's Predictions to Win


Drake, Kanye West and Chance The Rapper lead the way in nominations for the 2017 Grammy's which air this Sunday. Here are 662's predictions *

Performances by Beyonce, Adele, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga w/ Metallica, The Weekend w/ Daft Punk, Chance The Rapper, Bruno Mars, A Tribe Called Quest, Alicia Keys, and many more !

Best New Artist

Chance the Rapper*
The Chainsmokers
Anderson .Paak
​Maren Morris
Kelsea Ballerini

Album of the Year

Beyonce – Lemonade*
Justin Bieber – Purpose
Drake – Views
Adele – 25
Sturgill Simpson – A Sailor’s Guide to Earth

Best Rap Performance

Chance The Rapper Feat. Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz – “No Problem”
Desiigner – “Panda”
Drake Feat. The Throne – “Pop Style” *
Fat Joe & Remy Ma Feat. French Montana & Infared – “All the Way Up”
ScHoolboy Q Feat. Kanye West – “That Part”


Best Rap/Sung Performance

BeyoncĂ© Feat. Kendrick Lamar – “Freedom”*
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
D.R.A.M. Feat. Lil Yachty – “Broccoli”
Kanye West Feat. Chance The Rapper, Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin & The-Dream – “Ultralight Beam”
Kanye West Feat. Rihanna – “Famous”

Best Rap Song

Fat Joe & Remy Ma Feat. French Montana & Infared – “All the Way Up”
Kanye West Feat. Rihanna – “Famous”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”*
Chance The Rapper Feat. Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz – “No Problem”
Kanye West Feat. Chance The Rapper, Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin & The-Dream – “Ultralight Beam”

Best Rap Album

Chance The Rapper – Coloring Book
De La Soul – And the Anonymous Nobody
DJ Khaled – Major Key
Drake – Views*
ScHoolboy Q – Blank Face LP
Kanye West – The Life of Pablo

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

The Chainsmokers Feat. Halsey – “Closer”
Lukas Graham – “7 Years”
Rihanna Feat. Drake – “Work”
Sia Feat. Sean Paul – “Cheap Thrills”
Twenty One Pilots – “Stressed Out”*

Best R&B Performance

BJ The Chicago Kid – “Turnin’ Me Up”
Ro James – “Permission”
Musiq Soulchild – “I Do”
Rihanna – “Needed Me”*
Solange – “Cranes in the Sky”

Best Traditional R&B Performance

William Bell – “The Three of Me”
BJ The Chicago Kid – “Woman’s World”*
Fantasia – “Sleeping With the One I Love”
Lalah Hathaway – “Angel”
Jill Scott – “Can’t Wait”

Best R&B Song

PartyNextDoor Feat. Drake – “Come & See Me”*
Bryson Tiller – “Exchange”
Rihanna – “Kiss It Better”
Maxwell – “Lake by the Ocean”
Tory Lanez – “Luv”

Best Urban Contemporary Album

BeyoncĂ© – Lemonade*
Gallant – Ology
KING – We Are King
Anderson .Paak – Malibu
Rihanna – Anti

Best R&B Album

BJ The Chicago Kid – In My Mind
Lalah Hathaway – Lalah Hathaway Live
Terrace Martin – Velvet Portraits
Mint Condition – Healing Season
Mya – Smoove Jones*

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Benny Blanco*
Greg Kurstin
Max Martin
Nineteen85
Ricky Reed

Best Song Written for Visual Media

“Can’t Stop The Feeling!” — Max Martin, Shellback & Justin Timberlake, songwriters (Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, Gwen Stefani, James Corden, Zooey Deschanel, Walt Dohrn, Ron Funches, Caroline Hjelt, Aino Jawo, Christopher Mintz-Plasse & Kunal Nayyar), Track from: Trolls

“Heathens” — Tyler Joseph, songwriter (Twenty One Pilots), Track from: Suicide Squad*

“Just Like Fire” — Oscar Holter, Max Martin, P!nk & Shellback, songwriters (P!nk), Track from: Alice Through The Looking Glass

“Purple Lamborghini” — Shamann Cooke, Sonny Moore & William Roberts, songwriters (Skrillex & Rick Ross), Track from: Suicide Squad

“Try Everything” — Mikkel S. Eriksen, Sia Furler & Tor Erik Hermansen, songwriters (Shakira), Track from: Zootopia

“The Veil” — Peter Gabriel, songwriter (Peter Gabriel), Track from: Snowden