Best New Artist nominee Kendrick Lamar talks to us about his journey over the past couple of years leading him to the GRAMMY stage.
First performers announced for this year’s 56th GRAMMY Awards on January 26th.
Jay Z leads this year’s 56th GRAMMY nominees with 9 nominations. Below is the breakdown:
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Suit & Tie”
Best Rap Performance for “Tom Ford”
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Holy Grail”
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “On The Run (Part II)”
Best Rap Song for “Holy Grail”
Best Rap Album for Magna Carta…Holy Grail
Best Music Video for “Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film”
Best Music Video for “Suit & Tie”
Album Of The Year for Kendrick Lamar’s Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (Featured artist)
Rising hip-hop artist Kendrick Lamar recently visited the Village Studios in Los Angeles to participate in an exclusive GRAMMY.com interview. Lamar discussed how he maintains focus on his career, the legacy he hopes to leave as an artist, his morning ritual, and his major label debut, Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City, among other topics.