Le 15 février 2016 aura lieu la fameuse cérémonie des Grammy Awards, récompensant les meilleurs albums, chansons, artistes et compositions selon la National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS).

C’est aujourd’hui que les nominations pour cette 58e cérémonie ont été dévoilées. C’est là, la quasi consécration pour les artistes… et la déception pour d’autres.

Grammy Awards 58

Découvrez les nommés dans les catégories R&B et Hip-Hop :

BEST R&B PERFORMANCE
If I Don’t Have You – Tamar Braxton
Rise Up – Andra Day
Breathing Underwater -Hiatus Kaiyote
Planes – Jeremih Featuring J. Cole
Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) -The Weeknd

BEST TRADITIONAL R&B PERFORMANCE
He Is – Faith Evans
Little Ghetto Boy – Lalah Hathaway
Let It Burn – Jazmine Sullivan
Shame – Tyrese
My Favorite Part Of You – Charlie Wilson

BEST R&B SONG
Coffee – Miguel
Earned It (Fifty Shades Of Grey) – The Weeknd
Let It Burn – Jazmine Sullivan
Really Love – D’Angelo And The Vanguard)
Shame – Tyrese

BEST URBAN CONTEMPORARY ALBUM
Ego Death – The Internet
You Should Be Here – Kehlani
Blood – Lianne La Havas
Wildheart – Miguel
Beauty Behind The Madness – The Weeknd

BEST R&B ALBUM
Coming Home – Leon Bridges
Black Messiah – D’Angelo And The Vanguard
Cheers To The Fall – Andra Day
Reality Show – Jazmine Sullivan
Forever Charlie – Charlie Wilson

BEST RAP PERFORMANCE
Apparently – J. Cole
Back To Back – Drake
Trap Queen – Fetty Wap
Alright – Kendrick Lamar
Truffle Butter – Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake & Lil Wayne
All Day – Kanye West Featuring Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom & Paul McCartney

BEST RAP/SUNG COLLABORATION
One Man Can Change The World – Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & John Legend
Glory – Common & John Legend
Classic Man – Jidenna Featuring Roman GianArthur
These Walls – Kendrick Lamar Featuring Bilal, Anna Wise & Thundercat
Only – Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown

BEST RAP SONG
All Day – Kanye West Featuring Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom & Paul McCartney
Alright – Kendrick Lamar
Energy – Drake
Glory – Common & John Legend
Trap Queen – Fetty Wap

BEST RAP ALBUM
2014 Forest Hills Drive – J. Cole
Compton – Dr. Dre
If Youre Reading This Its Too Late – Drake
To Pimp A Butterfly – Kendrick Lamar
The Pinkprint – Nicki Minaj

Pour information, voici 4 autres catégories (pour le moins prestigieuses) dans lesquelles on retrouve aussi des artistes R&B ou Rap.

RECORD OF THE YEAR
Really Love – D’Angelo And The Vanguard
Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
Blank Space – Taylor Swift
Can’t Feel My Face – The Weeknd

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Sound & Color – Alabama Shakes
To Pimp A Butterfly – Kendrick Lamar
Traveller – Chris Stapleton
1989 – Taylor Swift
Beauty Behind The Madness – The Weeknd

SONG OF THE YEAR
Alright Kendrick Lamar
Blank Space – Taylor Swift
Girl Crush – Little Big Town
See You Again – Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran

BEST COMPILATION SOUNDTRACK FOR VISUAL MEDIA
Empire: Season 1 – Various Artists
Fifty Shades Of Grey – Various Artists
Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me – Various Artists
Pitch Perfect 2 – Various Artists
Selma – Various Artists

A noter enfin que Kendrick Lamar, avec 11 nominations, domine la liste des nommés.