Awards for 2016

Grammy

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

NOMINEES

Empire
For "Season 1."




Outstanding Motion Picture Soundtrack or Compilation

NOMINEE

Best R&B Song

NOMINEES

Brook Davis (songwriter), Miguel (songwriter)
For the song "Coffee."

Belly (songwriter), Stephan Moccio (songwriter), Jason 'DaHeala' Quenneville (songwriter), The Weeknd (songwriter)
For the song "Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)."

Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds (songwriter), Jazmine Sullivan (songwriter)
Shared with songwriter Dwane M. Weir II; for the song "Let It Burn."

D'Angelo (songwriter), Kendra Foster (songwriter)
For the song "Really Love."

Warryn Campbell (songwriter), Tyrese Gibson (songwriter), D.J. Rogers Jr. (songwriter)
For the song "Shame."

Best Rock Song

NOMINEES

Alabama Shakes (songwriters)
For the song "Don't Wanna Fight."

Dave Bassett (songwriter), Elle King (songwriter)
For the song "Ex's & Oh's."

Iain Archer (songwriter), James Bay (songwriter)
For the song "Hold Back the River."

Rich Meyer (songwriter), Ryan Meyer (songwriter), Johnny Stevens (songwriter)
For the song "Lydia."

John Hill (songwriter), Kid Harpoon (songwriter), Florence Welch (songwriter)
For the song "What Kind of Man."

Best Song Written for Visual Media

NOMINEES

Selma: Common (artist/songwriter), John Legend (artist/songwriter), Rhymefest (songwriter)
For the song "Glory."

Fifty Shades of Grey: Ellie Goulding (artist), Savan Kotecha (songwriter), Max Martin (songwriter), Tove Lo (songwriter), Ali Payami (songwriter), Ilya Salmanzadeh (songwriter)
For the song "Love Me Like You Do."

Furious 7: Wiz Khalifa (artist/songwriter), Charlie Puth (artist/songwriter), Andrew Cedar (songwriter), Justin Franks (songwriter)
For the song "See You Again."

The Hunting Ground: Lady Gaga (artist/songwriter), Diane Warren (songwriter)
For the song "Til It Happens to You."

Fifty Shades of Grey: The Weeknd (artist/songwriter), Belly (songwriter), Stephan Moccio (songwriter), Jason 'DaHeala' Quenneville (songwriter)
For the song "Earned It."

Song of the Year

NOMINEES

Taylor Swift (artist/songwriter), Max Martin (songwriter), Shellback (songwriter)
For the song "Blank Space."

Little Big Town (artist), Hillary Lindsey (songwriter), Lori McKenna (songwriter), Liz Rose (songwriter)
For the song "Girl Crush."

Wiz Khalifa (artist/songwriter), Charlie Puth (artist/songwriter), Andrew Cedar (songwriter), Justin Franks (songwriter)
For the song "See You Again."

Ed Sheeran (artist/songwriter), Amy Wadge (artist/songwriter)
For the song "Thinking Out Loud."

Kendrick Lamar (artist/songwriter), Sounwave (songwriter), Pharrell Williams (songwriter)
For the song "Alright."

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

NOMINEES





Best Music Film

NOMINEES


Roger Waters the Wall: Roger Waters (director), Sean Evans (director), Clare Spencer (producer) (Rue 21 Productions (production company))

Best Alternative Music Album

NOMINEES

Alabama Shakes
For the album "Sound & Color."

Björk
For the album "Vulcinura."

My Morning Jacket
For the album "The Waterfall."

Tame Impala
For the album "Currents."

Wilco
For the album "Star Wars."

Best Electronic/Dance Album

WINNER

Skrillex, Diplo
For the album "Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü."

NOMINEES

Caribou
For the album "Our Love."

The Chemical Brothers
For the album "Born in the Echoes."

Disclosure
For the album "Caracal."

Jamie XX
For the album "In Colour."

Best Dance Recording

WINNER

Skrillex (artist/producer/mixer), Diplo (artist/producer/mixer), Justin Bieber (artist)
For the song "Where Are Ü Now."

NOMINEES

Above & Beyond (artist), Jono Grant (producer/mixer), Tony McGuinness (producer/mixer), Paavo Siljamäki (producer/mixer)
Shared with artist Zoe Johnston and producer Andrew Bayer; for the song "We're All We Need."

The Chemical Brothers (artist), Q-Tip (artist), Tom Rowlands (producer/mixer), Ed Simons (producer)
Shared with mixer Steve Dub Jones; for the song "Go."

Flying Lotus (artist/producer), Kendrick Lamar (artist), Kevin Marques Moo (mixer)
For the song "Never Catch Me."

Christian Karlsson (producer/mixer), Niklas Flyckt (mixer)
Shared with artist Galantis, producer/mixer Linus Eklow, and producer Svidden; for the song "Runaway (U & I)."

Best Pop Solo Performance

NOMINEES

Kelly Clarkson
For the song "Heartbeat Song."

Ellie Goulding
For the song "Love Me Like You Do."

Ed Sheeran
For the song "Thinking Out Loud."

Taylor Swift
For the song "Blank Space."

The Weeknd
For the song "Can't Feel My Face."

Best Rock Album

NOMINEES

James Bay
For the album "Chaos and the Calm."

Death Cab for Cutie
For the album "Kintsugi."

Highly Suspect
For the album "Mister Asylum."

Muse
For the album "Drones."

Slipknot
For the album ".5: The Gray Chapter."

Best R&B Performance

NOMINEES

Tamar Braxton
For the song "If I Don't Have You."

Andra Day
For the song "Rise Up."

Hiatus Kaiyote
For the song "Breathing Underwater."

Jeremih, J. Cole (featured artist)
For the song "Planes."

The Weeknd
For the song "Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey."

Best Rock Performance

NOMINEES

Alabama Shakes
For the song "Don't Wanna Fight."

Florence and the Machine
For the song "What Kind of Man."

Foo Fighters
For the song "Something From Nothing."

Elle King
For the song "Ex's & Oh's."

Wolf Alice
For the song "Moaning Lisa Smile."

Best Traditional R&B Performance

NOMINEES

Faith Evans
For the song "He Is."

Lalah Hathaway
For the song "Little Ghetto Boy."

Jazmine Sullivan
For the song "Let It Burn."

Tyrese Gibson
For the song "Shame."

Charlie Wilson
For the song "My Favorite Part of You."

Best R&B Album

NOMINEES

Leon Bridges
For the album "Coming Home."

D'Angelo, The Vanguard
For the album "Black Messiah."

Andra Day
For the album "Cheers to the Fall."

Jazmine Sullivan
For the album "Reality Show."

Charlie Wilson
For the album "Forever Charlie."

Best Pop Vocal Album

NOMINEES

Kelly Clarkson
For the album "Piece By Piece."

Florence and the Machine
For the album "How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful."

Mark Ronson
For the album "Uptown Special."

Taylor Swift
For the album "1989."

James Taylor
For the album "Before This World."

Best New Artist

NOMINEES





Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

NOMINEES

Tony Bennett, Bill Charlap
For the album "The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern."

Bob Dylan
For the album "Shadows In The Night."

Josh Groban
For the album "Stages."

Seth MacFarlane
For the album "No One Ever Tells You."

Barry Manilow
For the album "My Dream Duets."

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

NOMINEES

Bill Frisell
For the album "Guitar in the Space Age!."

Wouter Kellerman
For the album "Love Language."

Marcus Miller
For the album "Afrodeezia."

Snarky Puppy, Metropole Orkest
For the album "Sylva."

Kirk Whalum
For the album "The Gospel According to Jazz, Volume IV."

Best Spoken Word Album

NOMINEE

Best Metal Performance

NOMINEES


August Burns Red; for the song "Identity."

Ghost
For the song "Cirice."

Lamb of God
For the song "512."

Sevendust
For the song "Thank You."

Slipknot
For the song "Custer."

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

NOMINEES

Maroon 5
For the song "Sugar."

Mark Ronson, Bruno Mars
For the song "Uptown Funk."

Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar
For the song "Bad Blood."

Wiz Khalifa, Charlie Puth
For the song "See You Again."

Album of the Year

NOMINEES

Alabama Shakes (artist/producer), Blake Mills (producer), Bob Ludwig (mastering engineer)
Shared with engineer/mixer Shawn Everett. For the album "Sound & Color."

Kendrick Lamar (artist), Bilal (featured artist), George Clinton (featured artist), James Edward Fauntleroy (featured artist), Ronald Isley (featured artist), Marlanna Evans (featured artist), Snoop Dogg (featured artist), Thundercat (featured artist/producer), Anna Wise (featured artist), Tay Arnold (producer), Boi-1da (producer), Flying Lotus (producer), Tommy Black (producer), Koz (producer), Terrace Martin (producer), Rahki (producer), Sounwave (producer), Pharrell Williams (producer), Derek Ali (engineer/mixer), Thomas Burns (engineer/mixer), James Michael Hunt (engineer/mixer), Patrick Douthit (engineer/mixer)
Shared with producers Ronald Colson, Larrance Dopson, Knxwledge, Lovedragon, Tae Beast, and Whoarei, engineer/mixer Matt Schaeffer, and mastering engineer Mike Bozzi. For the album "To Pimp a Butterfly."

Chris Stapleton (artist/producer), Dave Cobb (producer), Vance Powell (engineer/mixer), Pete Lyman (mastering engineer)
For the album "Traveller."

Taylor Swift (artist/producer), Jack Antonoff (producer/engineer/mixer), Nathan Chapman (producer/engineer/mixer), Imogen Heap (producer/engineer/mixer), Max Martin (producer), Mattias Larsson (producer), Ali Payami (producer), Shellback (producer), Ryan Tedder (producer/engineer/mixer), Noel Zancanella (producer), Mattias Bylund (engineer/mixer), Serban Ghenea (engineer/mixer), John Hanes (engineer/mixer), Sam Holland (engineer/mixer), Michael Ilbert (engineer/mixer), Tom Coyne (mastering engineer)
Shared with producer Robin Fredriksson and engineer/mixers Smith Carlson, Brendan Morawski, and Laura Sisk. For the album "1989."

The Weeknd (artist/producer), Lana Del Rey (featured artist), Labrinth (featured artist/producer), Ed Sheeran (featured artist), Mike Dean (producer), Mano (producer), Max Martin (producer), Stephan Moccio (producer), Illangelo (producer/engineer/mixer), Ali Payami (producer), The Pope (producer), Jason 'DaHeala' Quenneville (producer/engineer/mixer), Peter Svensson (producer), Kanye West (producer), Jay Paul Bicknell (engineer/mixer), Mattias Bylund (engineer/mixer), Serban Ghenea (engineer/mixer), Noah Goldstein (engineer/mixer), John Hanes (engineer/mixer), Sam Holland (engineer/mixer), Jean-Marie Horvat (engineer/mixer), Dave Reitzas (engineer/mixer), Tom Coyne (mastering engineer), David Kutch (mastering engineer)
Shared with producers DannyBoyStyles and Ben Diehl. For the album "Beauty Behind the Madness."

Best Urban Contemporary Album

NOMINEES

The Internet
For the album "Ego Death."


Kehlani; for the album "You Should Be Here."

Lianne La Havas
For the album "Blood."

Miguel
For the album "Wildheart."

The Weeknd
For the album "Beauty Behind the Madness."

Record of the Year

NOMINEES

D'Angelo (artist/producer), The Vanguard (artist), Russell Elevado (engineer/mixer), Ben Kane (engineer/mixer), Dave Collins (mastering engineer)
For the song "Really Love."

Mark Ronson (artist/producer/engineer/mixer), Bruno Mars (artist/producer), Jeff Bhasker (producer), Josh Blair (engineer/mixer), Serban Ghenea (engineer/mixer), Wayne Gordon (engineer/mixer), John Hanes (engineer/mixer), Inaam Haq (engineer/mixer), Lawrence Mitchell (engineer/mixer), Charles Moniz (engineer/mixer), Tom Coyne (mastering engineer)
For the song "Uptown Funk."

Ed Sheeran (artist), Jake Gosling (producer/engineer/mixer), Mark Stent (engineer/mixer), Geoffrey Swann (engineer/mixer), Stuart Hawkes (mastering engineer)
For the song "Thinking Out Loud."

Taylor Swift (artist), Max Martin (producer), Shellback (producer), Serban Ghenea (engineer/mixer), John Hanes (engineer/mixer), Sam Holland (engineer/mixer), Michael Ilbert (engineer/mixer), Tom Coyne (mastering engineer)
For the song "Blank Space."

The Weeknd (artist), Max Martin (producer), Ali Payami (producer), Serban Ghenea (engineer/mixer), John Hanes (engineer/mixer), Sam Holland (engineer/mixer), Tom Coyne (mastering engineer)
For the song "Can't Feel My Face."

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