Jay-Z Leads All 2018 Grammy Nominees with 8 Nominations

With the 2018 GRAMMYs set to return to New York City for the first time in over 10 years, it’s only right that Jay-Z, the king of New York leads all Grammy nominees with 8 nominations including Best Rap Album, Song of the Year, Record of the Year and Album of the Year. Hov will also deservingly get the GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icon Award.

Kendrick Lamar is just a step behind Jay-Z with nominations for Album of the Year,  Best Rap Album, Rap Performance of the Year, and Record of the Year.

Among artists receiving their first GRAMMY nominations, SZA (5 Nominations), Rapsody, Cardi B, Migos, GoldLink, Daniel Caesar and 6lack stand out to me.

To view the full list of 2018 Grammy Nominations Click here.