Check it out: Grammy Awards unveil the complete list of 2022 nominees

And the nominees for the 64th annual Grammy Awards are….

On Tuesday (Nov. 23), the long-awaited list of nominees for the 2022 Grammy Awards was announced. Some of pop music’s current hitmakers (Justin Bieber, Doja Cat, Billie Eilish, Olivia Rodrigo) came out on top, but the frontrunner may be a surprise.

Leading the pack with a total of 11 nominations is Jon Batiste. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert bandleader was nominated for Album of the Year as Record of the Year for this album We Are and its single “Freedom” as well as his joint effort with Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross for the hit Pixar film, “Soul.”

Coming in right behind Batiste are Justin Bieber, Doja Cat, and H.E.R. with a total of eight nominations apiece. Right behind the trio are Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo with seven nominations.

The 64th annual Grammy Awards will take place on Monday, Jan. 31. The award show will air on CBS and Paramount+ beginning at 8 p.m. EST.

Album of the Year:

We Are — Jon Batiste

Love for Sale — Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe) — Justin Bieber

Happier Than Ever — Billie Eilish

Planet Her (Deluxe) — Doja Cat

Back of My Mind — H.E.R.

Montero — Lil Nas X

Sour — Olivia Rodrigo

evermore — Taylor Swift

Donda — Kanye West

Record of the Year:

“I Still Have Faith in You” — ABBA

“Freedom” — Jon Batiste

“I Get a Kick Out of You” — Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

“Peaches” — Justin Bieber featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon

“Right on Time” — Brandi Carlile

“Kiss Me More” — Doja Cat featuring SZA

“Happier Than Ever” — Billie Eilish

“Montero (Call Me by Your Name)” — Lil Nas X

“Drivers License” — Olivia Rodrigo

“Leave the Door Open” — Silk Sonic

Song of the Year:

“Bad Habits” — Ed Sheeran

“A Beautiful Noise” — Alicia Keys featuring Brandi Carlile

“Drivers License” — Olivia Rodrigo

“Fight for You” — H.E.R.

“Happier Than Ever” — Billie Eilish

“Kiss Me More” — Doja Cat featuring SZA

“Leave the Door Open” — Silk Sonic

“Montero (Call Me by Your Name)” — Lil Nas X

“Peaches” — Justin Bieber featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon

“Right on Time” — Brandi Carlile

Best New Artist:

Arooj Aftab

Jimmie Allen

Baby Keem

FINNEAS

Glass Animals

Japanese Breakfast

The Kid LAROI

Arlo Parks

Olivia Rodrigo

Saweetie

Best Pop Solo Performance:

“Anyone” — Justin Bieber

“Right on Time” — Brandi Carlile

“Happier Than Ever” — Billie Eilish

“Positions” — Ariana Grande

“Drivers License” — Olivia Rodrigo

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:

“I Get a Kick Out of You” — Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

“Lonely” — Justin Bieber and Benny Blanco

“Butter” — BTS

“Higher Power” — Coldplay

“Kiss Me More” — Doja Cat featuring SZA

Best Pop Vocal Album:

Justice (Triple Chucks Deluxe) — Justin Bieber

Planet Her (Deluxe) — Doja Cat

Happier Than Ever — Billie Eilish

Positions — Ariana Grande

Sour — Olivia Rodrigo

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album:

Love for Sale — Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

‘Til We Meet Again (Live) — Norah Jones

A Tori Kelly Christmas — Tori Kelly

Ledisi Sings Nina — Ledisi

That’s Life — Willie Nelson

A Holly Dolly Christmas — Dolly Parton

Best Dance/Electronic Recording:

“Hero” — Afrojack and David Guetta

“Loom” — Ólafur Arnalds featuring Bonobo

“Before” — James Blake

“Heartbreak” — Bonobo and Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs

“You Can Do It” — Caribou

“Alive — RÜFÜS DU SOL

“The Business” — Tiësto

Best Dance/Electronic Album:

Subconsciously — Black Coffee

Fallen Embers — Illenium

Music Is the Weapon (Reloaded) — Major Lazer

Shockwave — Marshmello

Free Love — Sylvan Esso

Judgement — Ten City

Best Rock Performance:

“Shot in the Dark” — AC/DC

“Know You Better (Live from Capitol Studio A)” — Black Pumas

“Nothing Compares 2 U” — Chris Cornell

“OHMS” — Deftones

“Making a Fire” — Foo Fighters

Best Rock Song:

“All My Favorite Songs” — Weezer

“The Bandit” — Kings of Leon

“Distance” — Mammoth WVH

“Find My Way” — Paul McCartney

“Waiting on a War” — Foo Fighters

Best Rock Album:

Power Up — AC/DC

Capitol Cuts — Live From Studio A — Black Pumas

No One Sings Like You Anymore Vol. 1 — Chris Cornell

Medicine at Midnight — Foo Fighters

McCartney III — Paul McCartney

Best Alternative Music Album:

Shore — Fleet Foxes

If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power — Halsey

Jubilee — Japansese Breakfast

Collapsed in Sunbeams — Arlo Parks

Daddy’s Home — St. Vincent

Best Metal Performance:

“Genesis” — Deftones

“The Alien” — Dream Theater

“Amazonia” — Gojira

“Pushing the Tides” — Mastodon

“The Triumph of King Freak (A Crypt of Preservation and Superstition)” — Rob Zombie

Best R&B Performance:

“Lost You” — Snoh Aalegra

“Peaches” — Justin Bieber featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon

“Damage” — H.E.R.

“Leave the Door Open” — Silk Sonic

“Pick Up Your Feelings” — Jazmine Sullivan

Best Traditional R&B Performance:

“I Need You” — Jon Batiste

“Bring It on Home to Me” — BJ the Chicago Kid, PJ Morton, and Kenyon Dixon featuring Charlie Bereal

“Born Again” — Leon Bridges featuring Robert Glasper

“Fight for You” — H.E.R.

“How Much Can a Heart Take” — Lucky Daye featuring YEBBA

Best R&B Song:

“Damage” — H.E.R.

“Good Days” — SZA

“Heartbreak Anniversary” — Giveon

“Leave the Door Open” — Silk Sonic

“Pick Up Your Feelings” — Jazmine Sullivan

Best Progressive R&B Album:

New Light — Eric Bellinger

Something to Say — Cory Henry

Mood Valiant — Hiatus Kaiyote

Table for Two — Lucky Daye

Dinner Party: Dessert — Terrace Martin, Robert Glasper, 9th Wonder, and Kamasi Washington

Studying Abroad: Extended Stay — Masego

Best R&B Album:

Temporary Highs in the Violet Skies — Snoh Aalegra

We Are — Jon Batiste

Gold-Diggers Sound — Leon Bridges

Back of My Mind — H.E.R.

Heaux Tales — Jazmine Sullivan

Best Rap Performance:

“Family Ties” — Baby Keem featuring Kendrick Lamar

“Up” — Cardi B

“M Y .L I F E” — J. Cole featuring 21 Savage and Morray

“Way 2 Sexy” — Drake featuring Future and Young Thug

“Thot Shit” — Megan Thee Stallion

Best Melodic Rap Performance:

“P R I D E. I S. T H E. DEVIL” — J. Cole featuring Lil Baby

“Need to Know” — Doja Cat

“Industry Baby” — Lil Nas X featuring Jack Harlow

“WUSYANAM” — Tyler, the Creator featuring YoungBoy Never Broke Again and Ty Dolla $ign

“Hurricane” Kanye West featuring The Weekend and Lil Baby

Best Rap Song:

“Bath Salts” — DMX featuring JAY-Z and Nas

“Best Friend” — Saweetie featuring Doja Cat

“Family Ties” — Baby Keem featuring Kendrick Lamar

“Jail” — Kanye West featuring JAY-Z

“M Y .L I F E” — J. Cole featuring 21 Savage and Morray

Best Rap Album:

The Off-Season — J. Cole

Certified Lover Boy — Drake

King’s Disease II — Nas

Call Me If You Get Lost — Tyler, the Creator

Donda — Kanye West

Best Música Urbana Album:

Afrodisíaco — Raw Alejandro

El Último Tour Del Mundo — Bad Bunny

Jose — J Balvin

KG0516 — Karol G

Mendó — Alex Cuba

Sin Miedo (Del Amor y Otros Demonios) 8 — Kali Uchis

Best Folk Album:

One Night Lonely (Live) — Mary Chapin Carpenter

Long Violent History — Tyler Childers

Wednesday (Extended Edition) — Madison Cunningham

They’re Calling Me Home — Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi

Blue Heron Suite — Sarah Jarosz

Best Americana Album:

Downhill from Everywhere — Jackson Browne

Leftover Feelings — John Hiatt with The Jerry Douglas Band

Native Son — Los Lobos

Outside Child — Allison Russell

Stand for Myself — Yola

Best American Roots Performance:

“Cry” — Jon Batiste

“Love and Regret” — Billy Strings

“I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free” — The Blind Boys of Alabama and Béla Fleck

“Same Devil” — Brandy Clark featuring Brandi Carlile

“Nightflyer” — Allison Russell

Best American Roots Song:

“Avalon” — Rhiannon Giddens with Frencesco Turrisi

“Call Me a Fool” — Valerie June featuring Carla Thomas

“Cry” — Jon Batiste

“Diamond Studded Shoes” — Yola

“Nightflyer” — Allison Russell

Best Country Album:

Skeletons — Brothers Osborne

Remember Her Name — Mickey Guyton

The Marfa Tapes — Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall, and Jack Ingram

The Ballad of Dood & Juanita — Sturgill Simpson

Starting Over — Christ Stapleton

Best Country Solo Performance:

“Forever After All” — Luke Combs

“Remember Her Name” — Mickey Guyton

“All I Do Is Drive” — Jason Isbell

“Camera Roll” — Kacey Musgraves

“You Should Probably Leave” — Christ Stapleton

Best Country Song:

“Better Than We Found It” — Maren Morris

“Camera Roll” — Kacey Musgraves

“Cold” — Chris Stapleton

“Country Again” — Thomas Rhett

“Fancy Like” — Walker Hayes

“Remember Her Name” — Mickey Guyton

Best Comedy Album:

The Comedy Vaccine — Lavell Crawford

Evolution — Chelsea Handler

Sincerely Louis CK — Louis C.K.

Thanks for Risking Your Life — Lewis Black

The Greatest Average American — Nate Bargatze

Zero Fucks Given — Kevin Hart

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media:

Bridgerton — Kris Bowers

Dune — Hans Zimmer

The Mandalorian: Season 2 — Vol. 2 (Chapters 13-16) — Ludwig Göransson

The Queen’s Gambit — Carlos Rafael Rivera

Soul — Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor, and Atticus Ross

Best Song Written for Visual Media:

“Agatha All Along” (from “WandaVision: Episode 7”) — Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez featuring Kathryn Hahn, Eric Bradley, Greg Whipple, Jasper Randall, Gerald White

“All Eyes on Me” (from “Inside”) — Bo Burnham

“All I Know So Far” (from “P!nk: All I Know So Far”) — P!nk

“Fight for You” (from “Judas and the Black Messiah”) — H.E.R.

“Here I Am (Singing My Way Home)” (from “Respect”) — Jennifer Hudson

“Speak Now” (from “One Night in Miami…”) — Leslie Odom, Jr

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media:

Cruella

Dear Evan Hansen

In the Heights

One Night in Miami…

Respect

Schmigadoon! Episode 1

The United States vs. Billie Holiday

Best Music Film:

“Inside” — Bo Burnham

“David Byrne’s American Utopia” — David Byrne

“Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles” — Billie Eilish

“Music, Money, Madness… Jimi Hendrix in Maui” — Jimi Hendrix

“Summer of Soul” — Various Artists

Best Music Video:

“Shot in the Dark” — AC/DC

“Freedom” — Jon Batiste

“I Get a Kick Out of You” — Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

“Peaches” — Justin Bieber featuring Daniel Caesar

“Happier Than Ever” — Billie Eilish

“Montero (Call Me by Your Name)” — Lil Nas X

“Good for You” — Olivia Rodrigo

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical:

Jack Antonoff

Rogét Chahayed

Mike Elizondo

Hit-Boy

Ricky Reed

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