Jon Batiste leads all Grammy elections with 11, with H.E.R and also Justin Bieber linking with 8 elections, the Recording Academy introduced Tuesday early morning, The program, which premieres in January, will certainly see 10 leading musicians try the desired honor of Tune of the Year.
Batiste has actually been chosen in a number of groups for his cds “Liberty,” “We Are” and also the soundtrack for Disney’s jazz animation “Spirit.” The majority of commonly acknowledged as the bandleader and also music supervisor of “The Late Program with Stephen Colbert,” Batiste was additionally chosen for conventional R&B efficiency, American origins efficiency, and also his classic structure “Activity 11.”
” WOW!!” Batiste tweeted Tuesday. “Thanks, God!! I enjoy everyone! I’m so happy to my partners and also to my forefathers.”
Jay-Z additionally obtained 3 Grammy elections, making him one of the most chosen musician in the program’s background with 83 responds.
Previously this year, the Academy claimed it would certainly no more make use of confidential testimonial boards to establish its candidates, and also rather, count entirely on countless ballots from the academy’s ballot participants.
The significant groups will certainly consist of 8 candidates as opposed to 5, and also the program will certainly include 2 brand-new honors: the very best Worldwide Songs Efficiency and also Finest Música Urbana Cd (Latin Songs Area).
The modifications adhered to severe objection from The Weeknd, that called the procedure “corrupt” after he was snubbed from in 2015’s honors. “The Grammys continue to be corrupt,” he tweeted in November. “You owe me, my followers and also the market openness.”
The 2022 Grammys will certainly happen on April 3, 2022, and also will certainly broadcast on CBS and also Paramount+, recognizing jobs launched in between September 1, 2020, and also September 30, 2021.