Meghan Trainor Announces 2017 Grammy Award Nominations on CBS This Morning

Check out the full list of nominees.

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Meghan Trainor joined the hosts of CBS This Morning on Tuesday to announce the list of 2017 Grammy Award nominations.

Although the Massachusetts native wasn’t nominated this year, she was all smiles while revealing the group of A-list nominees. Beyoncé earned the most nominations with nods in nine categories, including album of the year for Lemonade.

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As for other big stars, Kanye West, Drake, and Rihanna were each nominated in eight categories, while Adele scored a total of five nominations. Stoughton songwriter Lori McKenna also earned four nominations, including best country song for writing Tim McGraw’s hit “Humble and Kind.”

Hosted by late-night host James Corden, the 59th annual Grammy Awards will air live on CBS Sunday, February 12, at 8 p.m.

Check out the full list of 2017 nominees below.

Album of the Year

25 – Adele

Lemonade – Beyoncé

Purpose – Justin Bieber

Views – Drake

A Sailor’s Guide to Earth – Sturgill Simpson

Record of the Year

“Hello” – Adele

“Formation” – Beyoncé

“7 Years” – Lukas Graham

“Work” – Rihanna, featuring Drake

“Stressed Out” – Twenty One Pilots

Song of the Year

“Formation” – Khalif Brown, Asheton Hogan, Beyoncé Knowles, and Michael L. Williams II, songwriters (Beyoncé)

“Hello” – Adele Adkins and Greg Kurstin, songwriters (Adele)

“I Took A Pill In Ibiza” – Mike Posner, songwriter (Mike Posner)

“Love Yourself” – Justin Bieber, Benjamin Levin, and Ed Sheeran, songwriters (Justin Bieber)

“7 Years” – Lukas Forchhammer, Stefan Forrest, Morten Pilegaard, and Morten Ristorp, songwriters (Lukas Graham)

Best New Artist

Kelsea Ballerini

The Chainsmokers

Chance The Rapper

Maren Morris

Anderson .Paak

Best Pop Vocal Album

25 – Adele

Purpose – Justin Bieber

Dangerous Woman – Ariana Grande

Confident – Demi Lovato

This Is Acting – Sia

Best Dance/Electric Album

Skin – Flume

Electronica 1: The Time Machine – Jean-Michel Jarre

Epoch – Tycho

Barbara Barbara, We Face a Shining Future – Underworld

Louie Vega Starring…XXVIII – Louie Vega

Best Rock Album

California – Blink-182

Tell Me I’m Pretty – Cage The Elephant

Magma – Gojira

Death of a Bachelor – Panic! at the Disco

Weezer – Weezer

Best Alternative Music Album

22, A Million – Bon Iver

Blackstar – David Bowie

The Hope Six Demolition Project – PJ Harvey

Post Pop Depression – Iggy Pop

A Moon Shaped Pool – Radiohead

Best Urban Contemporary Album

Lemonade – Beyoncé

Ology – Gallant

We Are King – KING

Malibu – Anderson .Paak

Anti – Rihanna

Best Rap Performance

“No Problem” – Chance The Rapper featuring Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz

“Panda” – Desiigner

“Pop Style” – Drake featuring The Throne

“All The Way Up” – Fat Joe & Remy Ma featuring French Montana and Infared

“That Part” – ScHoolboy Q featuring Kanye West

Best Country Solo Performance

“Love Can Go to Hell” – Brandy Clark

“Vice” – Miranda Lambert

“My Church” – Maren Morris

“Church Bells” – Carrie Underwood

“Blue Ain’t Your Color” – Keith Urban

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Sound of Red – René Marie

Upward Spiral – Branford Marsalis Quartet with special guest Kurt Elling

Take Me to the Alley – Gregory Porter

Harlem on My Mind – Catherine Russell

The Sting Variations – The Tierney Sutton Band

Best Gospel Album

Listen – Tim Bowman, Jr.

Fill This House – Shirley Caesar

A Worshipper’s Heart – Todd Dulaney

Losing My Religion – Kirk Franklin

Demonstrate [Live]
– William Murphy

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

Poets & Saints – All Sons & Daughters

American Prodigal – Crowder

Be One – Natalie Grant

Youth Revival – Hillsong Young & Free

Love Remains – Hillary Scott & The Scott Family

Best Latin Album

Un Besito Mas – Jesse & Joy

Ilusión – Gaby Moreno

Similares – Laura Pausini

Seguir Latiendo – Sanalejo

Buena Vida – Diego Torres

Best Americana Performance

“Ain’t No Man” – The Avett Brothers

“Mother’s Children Have a Hard Time” – Blind Boys of Alabama

“Factory Girl” – Rhiannon Giddens

“House of Mercy” – Sarah Jarosz

“Wreck You” – Lori McKenna

Best Spoken Word Album

The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo – Amy Schumer

In Such Good Company: Eleven Years of Laughter, Mayhem, and Fun in the Sandbox – Carol Burnett

M Train – Patti Smith

Under The Big Black Sun: A Personal History of L.A.Punk – Various Artists

Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink – Elvis Costello

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Benny Blanco

Greg Kurstin

Max Martin


Ricky Reed

Best Music Video

“Formation” – Beyoncé

“River” – Leon Bridges

“Up & Up” – Coldplay

“Gosh” – Jamie xx

“Upside Down & Inside Out” – OK Go