2023 GRAMMY Award nominees

GRAMMY nominees 2023

Robert Plant & Allison Krauss, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Molly Tuttle, the War on Drugs, Brandi Carlile, Steve Lacy, Idles, and Wet Leg are among the nominees for the 2023 GRAMMY Awards, which were announced earlier today.

Wet Leg’s debut album, Cool It Down by Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Big Thief’s Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe in You are among the Best Alternative Album nominees.

Plant and Krauss are nominated for their song “Going Where the Lonely Go,” which was released on the duo’s 2021 album Raise the Roof – itself nominated for Best Americana Album. Nominees in the Best Rock Album category includes Spoon’s Lucifer on the Sofa, the Black Keys’ Dropout Boogie, and Idles’ Crawler.

Molly Tuttle’s Crooked Tree is nominated for Best Bluegrass Album alongside works by Yonder Mountain String Band, the Infamous Stringdusters, Peter Rowan, and the Del McCoury Band.

Carlile is nominated for Album of the Year for In These Silent Days, alongside releases by such artists as Lizzo, Harry Styles, ABBA, and Adele. And Carlile’s song “You and Me on the Rock” (with Lucius) and Lacy’s song “Bad Habit” are both up for Record of the Year.

Below are additional highlights in select categories from today’s announcement. See the full list of nominations for the 65th GRAMMY Awards on the GRAMMY Awards website.

Record of the Year

“Don’t Shut Me Down,” Abba

“Easy on Me,” Adele

“Break My Soul,” Beyoncé

“Good Morning Gorgeous,” Mary J. Blige

“You and Me on the Rock,” Brandi Carlile featuring Lucius

“Woman,” Doja Cat

“Bad Habit,” Steve Lacy

“The Heart Part 5,” Kendrick Lamar

“About Damn Time,” Lizzo

“As It Was,” Harry Styles

Album of the Year

“Voyage,” Abba

“30,” Adele

“Un Verano Sin Ti,” Bad Bunny

“Renaissance,” Beyoncé

“Good Morning Gorgeous (Deluxe),” Mary J. Blige

“In These Silent Days,” Brandi Carlile

“Music of the Spheres,” Coldplay

“Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers,” Kendrick Lamar

“Special,” Lizzo

“Harry’s House,” Harry Styles

Best New Artist


Omar Apollo

Domi & JD Beck

Muni Long

Samara Joy



Tobe Nwigwe

Molly Tuttle

Wet Leg

Best Alternative Music Album

“We,” Arcade Fire

“Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe in You,” Big Thief

“Fossora,” Björk

“Wet Leg,” Wet Leg

“Cool It Down,” Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Best Rap Album

“God Did,” DJ Khaled

“I Never Liked You,” Future

“Come Home the Kids Miss You,” Jack Harlow

“Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers,” Kendrick Lamar

“It’s Almost Dry,” Pusha T

Best R&B Album

“Good Morning Gorgeous (Deluxe),” Mary J. Blige

“Breezy (Deluxe),” Chris Brown

“Black Radio III,” Robert Glasper

“Candydrip,” Lucky Daye

“Watch the Sun,” PJ Morton

Best Americana Album

“In These Silent Days” Brandi Carlile

Things Happen That Way” Dr. John

“Good To Be…” Keb’ Mo’

“Raise the Roof” Robert Plant & Allison Krauss

“Just Like That…” Bonnie Raitt

Best Country Duo or Group Performance

“Wishful Drinking,” Ingrid Andress and Sam Hunt

“Midnight Rider’s Prayer,” Brothers Osborne

“Outrunnin’ Your Memory,” Luke Combs and Miranda Lambert

“Does He Love You — Revisited,” Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton

“Never Wanted to Be That Girl,” Carly Pearce and Ashley McBryde

“Going Where the Lonely Go,” Robert Plant and Alison Krauss

Best Country Album

“Growin’ Up,” Luke Combs

“Palomino,” Miranda Lambert

“Ashley McBryde Presents: Lindeville,” Ashley McBryde

“Humble Quest,” Maren Morris

“A Beautiful Time,” Willie Nelson

Best Rock Performance

“So Happy It Hurts,” Bryan Adams

“Old Man,” Beck

“Wild Child,” The Black Keys

“Broken Horses,” Brandi Carlie

“Crawl!,” Idles

“Patent Number 9,” Ozzy Osbourne featureing Jeff Beck

“Holiday,” Turnstile

Best Rock Album

“Dropout Boogie,” The Black Keys

“The Boy Named If,” Elvis Costello & the Imposters

“Crawler,” Idles

“Mainstream Sellout,” Machine Gun Kelly

“Patient Number 9,” Ozzy Osbourne

“Lucifer on the Sofa,” Spoon

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

“Elvis,” Various Artists

“Encanto,” Various Artists

“Stranger Things: Soundtrack From the Netflix Series, Season 4 (Vol 2),” Various Artists

“Top Gun: Maverick,” Harold Faltermeyer, Lady Gaga, Hans Zimmer and Lorne Balfe

“West Side Story,” Various Artists

The 65th GRAMMY Awards air Sunday, Feb. 5 on CBS. See the full list of nominees on the GRAMMY Awards website.


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