With a record number of nominations, the Grammys recognize the “extraordinary growth” in music with an unprecedented amount.
Live announcement of the nominations for 2022 Grammy Awards was made Tuesday 23 November. Harvey Mason Jr.The Recording Academy’s CEO, Mason Jr. Mason Jr. stated that there is a lot of music to celebrate and recognize. Mason Jr. described the ceremony as “embracing the spirit”
General categories like Best Album and Best New Artist were officially expanded from eight to 10 nominees, and the awards had a record number of voters, up 17 percent from last year, for its 22,000 submissions.
Singer, songwriter, and actress Tayla parkNominated for three Grammys Jon Batiste, singer-songwriter Carly Pearce, four-time Grammy nominee H.E.R. More industry insiders listed off the nominees, including first-time honorees Selena Gomez, Saweetie, Olivia Rodrigo And Nathy Peluso.
Rodrigo also received nominations in the “Big Four”, including Album of The Year, Best Vocal Pop Record, and Best Solo Pop Performance.
Mason Jr. stated that “This is an exciting time” and added, during the live broadcast.