The 2020 VMAs may also function two new classes for our time—Best Music Video From Home and Best Quarantine Performance. (Hopefully these are one-and-done additions.) This yr’s nominations are led by several excessive-energy girls, together with Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga (9 nominations each), Billie Eilish (6 nominations), and Taylor Swift (5 nominations).
The Grammys’ eligibility period – which runs from October 1 to September 30 each year – can be a perennial source of complaints and confusion. Conversely, the identical problem signifies that the Grammys typically acknowledge work that not feels present by the time it wins. Taylor Swift’s 1989, for instance, received Album of the Year in 2016, even though the album was launched in October 2014. It was released in November 2015 but acquired the award in 2017. Of Kanye West’s absence from the ceremony, Caramanica stated, “He didn’t even bother to point out up for the … Read More