The 2022 Grammy nominations will likely be introduced on November 23, the Recording Academy introduced. The unveiling takes place simply two days earlier than Thanksgiving, as they have been final 12 months, reviews Variety.com.
This 12 months’s roster might be considerably completely different from ones lately, because the Academy has eradicated the “secret” nominating committees of artistes, creators and business specialists that curated the ultimate lists over the previous couple of a long time.
Now, the ultimate nominees ostensibly will likely be chosen by the broader Grammy voting physique. The transfer and a subsequent overhaul of the Academy’s awards workforce was made after final 12 months’s controversial nominations, which inexplicably noticed the Weeknd, who’d had probably the most profitable albums of the 12 months and, with ‘Blinding Lights’, probably the most profitable singles of the 2000s, receiving no nominations in any way.
The 2022 awards could have a 13-month eligibility interval, as a result of business delays brought on by the pandemic.
Earlier this week, Variety additionally confirmed that the Academy is pausing two honorary awards programmes, the Grammy Hall of Fame and its particular advantage awards, for one 12 months. The former is being delayed to revise its course of and the Academy plans to relaunch it subsequent 12 months; the latter is being delayed as a result of final 12 months’s honorees haven’t but been correctly acknowledged. That information was first reported by Billboard.
The Grammy Awards return to Los Angeles’ Staples Center on January 31, 2022, and can broadcast dwell on the CBS Television Network and stream dwell and on demand on Paramount+.