The 2018 Grammy Award nominations have officially been announced! The 60th annual award show will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York. For the past 14 years, the biggest event in music took place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, but New York is excited to be hosting this fabulous evening once again. Some of the most famous celebrities in the music industry are nominated that night including Lady Gaga, Ed Sheeran, Kesha, Bruno Mars, Childish Gambino, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber, The Weekend and Kendrick Lamar to name a few.

Photo courtesy of Billboard.

SHE is making predictions for the big awards of the night, so let's get to it! (Prediction of winner seen in bold)

Record of the Year:

  • Redbone- Childish Gambino
  • Despacito- Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber 
  • The Story of OJ- Jay-Z
  • Humble- Kendrick Lamar
  • 24k Magic- Bruno Mars

Album of the Year:

  • Awake My Love- Childish Gambino
  • 4:44- Jay-Z
  • DAMN- Kendrick Lamar
  • Melodrama- Lorde
  • 24k Magic- Bruno Mars

Song of the Year:

  • Despacito- Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber 
  • 4:44- Jay-Z
  • Issues- Julia Michaels
  • That's What I like- Bruno Mars
  • 1-800-273-8255- Logic featuring Alessia Cara and Khali
 

Photo courtesy of Life Magazine.

Best New Artist:

  • Alessia Cara
  • Khalid
  • Lil Uzi Vert
  • Julia Michaels
  • SZA

Best Pop Vocal Album:

  • Kaleidoscope EP- Coldplay
  • Lust for Life- Lana Del Rey
  • Evolve- Imagine Dragons
  • Rainbow- Kesha
  • Joanne- Lady Gaga
  • Divide- Ed Sheeran

Good luck to all of the nominees and make sure to tune in on January 28 at 7:30 p.m. to see red-carpet looks and the big winners of the night!

By: Alaina Pawlowicz

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