Power TripKevin Estrada

Power Trip, Body Count, In This Moment, Code Orange & Poppy Among 2021 Grammy Nominees


The nominees for the 2021 Grammy Awards were unveiled today, November 24th. The actual awards ceremony will be held on January 31st with Trevor Noah of ‘The Daily Show‘ hosting. Nominees of note for heavy music inclined fans include:

‘Best Metal Performance’:

Body Count – “Bum Rush
Code Orange – “Underneath
In This Moment – “The In-Between
Poppy – “Bloodmoney
Power Trip – “Executioner’s Tax (Swing Of The Axe) (live)

‘Best Recording Package’:

Caspian – “On Circles” (Jordan Butcher, art director)
The Desert Sessions – “Vols. 11 & 12” (Doug Cunningham & Jason Noto, art directors)
Grouplove – “Healers” (Julian Gross & Hannah Hooper, art directors)
Coldplay – “Everyday Life” (Pilar Zeta, art director)
Lil Wayne – “Funeral” (Kyle Goen, art director)

‘Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media’:

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood
Bill & Ted Face The Music
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story Of Fire Saga
Frozen 2
Jojo Rabbit

‘Best Music Film’:

Beastie Boys Story” (Beastie Boys)
Black Is King” (Beyoncé)
We Are Freestyle Love Supreme” (Freestyle Love Supreme)
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound Of My Voice” (Linda Ronstadt)
That Little Ol’ Band From Texas” (ZZ Top)

As for this year’s rock-related nominees, well, see for yourself:

‘Best Rock Performance’:

Fiona Apple – “Shameika
Big Thief – “Not
Phoebe Bridgers – “Kyoto
HAIM – “The Steps
Brittany Howard – “Stay High
Grace Potter – “Daylight

‘Best Rock Song’:

Phoebe Bridgers – “Kyoto
Tame Impala – “Lost In Yesterday
Big Thief – “Not
Brittany Howard – “Stay High
Fiona Apple – “Shameika

‘Best Rock Album’:

Fontaines D.C. – “A Hero’s Death
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Grace Potter – “Daylight
Sturgill Simpson – “Sound & Fury
The Strokes – “The New Abnormal

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