The first list of nominees for the 59th edition of the Grammy Awards has been announced.
The announcement was made by American singer, songwriter and record producer Meghan Trainor on CBS This Morning.
The first list included Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year and Best New Artist categories.
The Grammy is an honor awarded by The Recording Academy to recognize outstanding achievement in the mainly English-language music industry.
The 59th Grammy Awards will beheld on February 12, 2016, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Record of the Year
Adele – Hello
Beyonce – Formation
Lukas Graham – – 7 Years
Rihanna ft Drake – Work
Twenty One Pilots – Stressed Out
Song of the Year
Khalif Brown, Jordan Frost, Asheton Hogan, Mike Will Made It and Beyoncé – Formation
Adele Adkins, Greg Kurstin – Hello
Mike Posner – I took a pill in Ibiza
Ed Sheeran, Benny Blanco and Bieber – Love Yourself
Lukas Forchammer, Stefan Forrest, Morten Ristorp, and Morten “Pilo” Pilegaard – 7 Years
Best New Artist
Chance The Rapper
Album of the Year
Adele – 25
Beyonce – Lemonade
Drake – Views
Justin Bieber – Purpose
Sturgil Simpson – A Sailor’s Guide to Earth