Rap star Kendrick Lamar, women nominees lead Grammy race
Rap star Kendrick Lamar, women nominees lead Grammy race
Kendrick Lamar performs on the fourth and final day of the Firefly Music Festival in Dover Delaware U.S
07 December, 2018, 22:37
The soundtrack of Marvel's "Black Panther" propelled rap superstar Kendrick Lamar to the front of this year's Grammy pack with eight nominations, closely followed by fellow rapper Drake who scored seven. Cardi B, Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monae, H.E.R. and Brandi Carlile also are up for the top prize, along with Drake and Post Malone. Cardi will also compete for Best Rap Album, Best Rap Performance ("Be Careful"), and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for her Maroon 5 collaboration "Girls Like You".
Barbra Streisand's THE MUSIC.THE MEM'RIES.THE MAGIC! is nominated for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album. Yet, there she is, just behind Lamar and Drake's seven nominations, with six nods, including record of the year, album of the year and song of the year.
In the best new artist category, six of the eight nominees are also women, with British stars Dua Lipa and Jorja Smith nominated alongside HER, Chloe x Halle, Margo Price and Bebe Rexha, as well as Luke Combs and rock band Greta Van Fleet.
Ella Mai was also nominated in the Song of the Year category for her heavily rotated hit "Boo'd Up".
Some Hip Hop artists were also nominated in the R&B categories.
But the nominations also resulted in snubs for some of the music industry's biggest stars, such as Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake, among others. The Carters (Jay-Z and Beyoncé) earned nods for Best R&B Performance ("Summer") and Best Urban Contemporary Album (Everything Is Love).
THE GREATEST SHOWMAN has been nominated for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media and "This is Me" from the soundtrack was nominated for Best Song Written for Visual Media. The pop singer, raised in Pickering, Ont., was named in two categories - song of the year for In My Blood and best pop vocal album. 21 Savage - "Rockstar" Best Rap SongDrake - "God's Plan" Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Future, & James Blake - "King's Dead" Eminem - "Lucky You" Travis Scott, Drake, Big Hawk, & Swae Lee - "Sicko Mode" Jay Rock ft. His album "Ye" did not receive any nods.
Noah Shebib, another one of Drake's collaborators, is recognized with four nominations for songs from the Scorpion album.
Among artists with Chicago connections, the nominees included Fall Out Boy for best rock album ("Mania"); Kanye West for best producer, nonclassical; John Prine for best Americana album ("The Tree of Forgiveness"); and Jeff Tweedy for best American roots song (Mavis Staples' "Build a Bridge").
Singer Mika Singh has been detained in United Arab Emirates (UAE) after a girl complained against him for alleged harassment. A year before that, Mika was arrested and released on bail for allegedly assaulting a doctor during one of his concerts.
Before the prime minister appeared at the despatch box, her government had gone down to defeat for the third time in an hour. His full advice has been published after the government was found in contempt of Parliament for not releasing it last month.
The NYPD tweeted , "Around 10:35pm, a bomb threat was called into the Time Warner Center & the building was evacuated". While none of the devices had actually detonated, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said that they were not dummies.
As expected, there are new events, skins, vehicles and plenty of extra content as part of this new update that was released today. But with Creative Mode , you'll now have unlimited time to play around and you can save your creations for later.
Upon encountering a suitable candidate and donor, doctors must act quickly to remove the uterus and transport it to the patient. According to researchers, neither the mother nor the child have experienced complications or abnormalities.
David Mulroney, a former Canadian ambassador to China, said US and Canadian business executives could face reprisals in China. China urged Canada and the United States to "clarify" the reason for Meng's arrest and demanded her release.
He added: "She's excellent, she's been with us a long time, she's been a supporter for a long time, really - excellent". Nauert has kept close ties to the West Wing and is seen by the president as more inclined to defend him on the job.
Ocasio-Cortez acknowledged the new fund , noting that it will give $20,000 per member of Congress for their interns. On Monday, she said that when she went to a "dive spot in D.C. for some late night food," she talked with the staff.
Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche told reporters that additional USA investments are contingent on conditions remaining the same. Ben Sasse, a Nebraska Republican and opponent of Trump's tariff policy, criticized the president's tweets on that basis.
In the meantime if you need a content fix and it just won't go away you can visit JOE's dedicated Game of Thrones hub right here . Cersei Lannister, however, was still safe in the south of Westeros with Jaime deserting her and riding up north.
Why have seals been getting eels stuck up their noses?
This whole situation could just be a "weird anomaly" or a "crazy statistical quirk, and we may never see it again", he added. If you were a Hawaiian monk seal, you'd have to contend with THIS: getting a god damn EEL stuck in your GOD DAMN NOSE.
Trump intends to nominate William Barr as next attorney general
Trump heavily derided Mueller's team earlier this year for being comprised of many registered Democrats and Democratic donors. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, a Texas Republican who sits on the Judiciary Committee, called Barr an "interesting pick".
God Of War Won GOTY At The Game Awards And BOYYY
Obsidian's official website and Twitter page have been counting down to the awards, teasing a "special message" is on the way. The Game Awards are here again, one of the most prestigious end-of-year awards ceremonies for the video game industry.
Trump Resort Hired Undocumented Workers 6 December 2018
The Trump Organization, which owns the golf course, did not comment specifically on Ms.[Victorina] Morales or Ms.[Sandra] Diaz. In other respects, the women described some of the perks of employment, even earning cash tips from Trump.