Kendrick Lamar leads the way with 8 nominations at the 61st Grammy Awards


The highest celebration of music – The Grammy Awards returns for its 61st edition. Honoring artists across the globe for their outstanding contributions across different genres, The Grammy Awards are considered as the epitome of success to the field of music. Calling out the award winners of the 61st edition is close to impossible with spectacular singles and albums being released by world-renowned artists. Coming to the nominees, Kendrick Lamar tops this year’s list with a record eight nominations ahead of music’s biggest extravaganza.

Collaborating with Jay Rock is certainly a success mantra for Kendrick Lamar as two of his songs – WIN and King’s Dead have been nominated for the best rap song with a nominee for the Best Rap Performance for King’s Dead as well. The 61st Grammy Awards will simulcast 11th February 2019 on Vh1 India, Comedy Central, and Colors Infinity at 7:30 am (IST) and a primetime repeat at 9 pm.

When Marvel Studios released Black Panther, it had blockbuster written all over it. The visuals stunned the audience, what they also enjoyed was the title track of the film – All the Stars by Kendrick Lamar. People all over the globe listen to All the Stars as it shines with its dynamic rhythm and sensational beats, it won the best song at the African-American Films Critics Association 2019. Kendrick Lamar’s original – All the Stars has been nominated at the 61st Grammy Awards for 4 categories! The original has found its way in the lists of Best Song, Best Record, Best Rap/Sung Performance and Best Song written for visual media.

Tune into Vh1 India, Comedy Central, and Colors Infinity on 11th February 2019 at 7:30 am (IST) and Primetime Repeat at 9 PM to witness how many awards Kendrick Lamar takes home this time around.