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And The Nominees Are? Part 1


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 Ah yes award season is upon us, on Monday December 8th 2015, the nominees for the 58th annual Grammy awards. And of course as normal there are some, shocks, not shocking, and just "Duh" as far who the nominees are.

For the sake of this post I will like to focus on the categories that I care for, and that is the R&B and Hip - Hop categories.

Best R&B Performance  

If I don't have you - Tamar Braxton

Rise Up - Andra Day
Breathing Underwater - Hiatus Kaiyote
 Planes - Jeremih feat J.Cole 
Earned it (Fifty Shades Of Gray) - The Weeknd 

  •  My Pick is Andra Day - Rise Up
  • Grammy will Most likely Pick The Weekend
  • Wildcard Pick - Hiatus Kayote
  • Shock - Would be if Tamar Win, would not be mad
  • Jeremih - Shocked to see it the category

Best  Traditional R&B Performance:   

He Is - Faith Evans
Little Ghetto Boy - Lelah Hathaway
Let it Burn - Jazmine Sullivan
Shame - Tyrese
My Favorite Part of You - Charlie Wilson
  • My Pick: Jazmine Sullivan 
  • Grammy will most likely pick:  Lelah Hathaway (would be well deserved)
  • Wild Card: Charlie Wilson
  • Might Win: Tyrese
  • Second Wild card: Faith Evans 

Best R&B Song

Coffee - Miguel
Earned it (fifty shades of gray SDTK) The Weeknd
Let It Burn - Jazmine Sullivan
Really Love - D'Angelo 

Shame - Tyrese
  • My Pick - Jazmine Sullivan 
  • Second Pick - Miguel
  • Grammy will probably choose - D'Angelo (Eh not mad at that)
  • Wild Card: Miguel
  •  The Fave Choice - The Weeknd
  • For R&B - 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

  • My Pick: Blood By Lianne La Havas
  • Grammy Pick: Beauty Behind the Madness
  • Wildcard: Wildheart
  • Second Pick: Ego Death
Best R&B Album
Coming Home - Leon Bridges
Black Messiah - D'Angelo

Reality Show - Jazmine Sullivan

Forever Charlie - Charlie Wilson

  • My Pick - Reality Show
  • Grammy Pick - Coming Home (Would not be mad)
  • Wild Card - Forever Charlie
  • Fan Fave: D'Angelo
 Best Rap performance

Apparently - J.Cole

Back to Back - Drake

Trap Queen - Fetty Wap

Alright - Kendrick Lamar

Truffle Butter - Nicki Minaj

All Day - Kanye West

  • My Pick - Kendrick and J.Cole are my boys, but the simple fact an actual diss record is nominated I am going with Drake (Sorry)
  • Grammy Pick: Alright 
  • Wild Card: Truffle Butter
  •  I can't believe it: Trap Queen 
  •  Second Pick - Apparently/Alright - This is a tough category sue me!


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