GRAMMY AWARDS 2019 NOMINEES

 

*UPDATE 2/11/19 - WINNERS indicated with " * "

Congrats to all the Asian American + Global Asian 2019 Nominees for this year's 61st Grammy Awards! Special thanks to our collaborators Glenn Suravech - Mosaic Sound Recordings (MSR) & PRISKA!

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ALBUM OF THE YEAR
SCORPION - Drake
“Blue Tint” - !llmind (producer)

H.E.R.
H.E.R. (artist, producer & songwriter)

BLACK PANTHER: THE ALBUM, MUSIC FROM AND INSPIRED BY
“X” !llmind (producer)


BEST NEW ARTIST
H.E.R.


BEST DANCE/ELECTRONIC ALBUM
LUNE ROUGE
TOKiMONSTA


BEST METAL PERFORMANCE
BETRAYER
Trivium


BEST ROCK ALBUM
RAINIER FOG
Alice In Chains


* BEST R&B PERFORMANCE
BEST PART
H.E.R. 


BEST R&B SONG
FOCUS
H.E.R. (artist & songwriter)


* BEST R&B ALBUM
H.E.R.
H.E.R. 


* BEST URBAN CONTEMPORARY ALBUM
EVERYTHING IS LOVE
The Carters
“Heard About Us” - !llmind (producer)


* BEST RAP PERFORMANCE
BUBBLIN
Anderson.Paak


BEST MUSICAL THEATER ALBUM

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LIVE IN CONCERT

Jin Ha, principal soloists

MY FAIR LADY
David Lai, producers

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND
Lea Salonga, New Broadway Cast


BEST CHILDREN'S ALBUM
Falu's Bazaar
Falu Shah


BEST SONG WRITTEN FOR VISUAL MEDIA
REMEMBER ME
Robert Lopez, songwriters 


BEST RECORDING PACKAGE
THE OFFERING
Qing-Yang Xiao, art director 


BEST BOXED OR SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION PACKAGE
I'LL BE YOUR GIRL
Glen Nakasako, art directors 


* chamberBEST OPERA RECORDING
BATES: THE (R)EVOLUTION OF STEVE JOBS
 Wei Wu, producer


* BEST CHAMBER MUSIC / SMALL ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE

ANDERSON, LAURIE: LANDFALL
Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet (Sunny Jungin Yang)

BLUEPRINTING
Aizuri Quartet


BEST CLASSICAL INSTRUMENTAL SOLO 
BARTÓK: PIANO CONCERTO NO. 2
Yuja Wang, conductor 


BEST CONTEMPORARY CLASSICAL COMPOSITION
DU YUN: AIR GLOW
Du Yun, composer (International Contemporary Ensemble)