Grammy Nominees For Rap Announced And Iggy Azalea Is Poised To Win Big

By HHL Editors

Let's face it, the Grammys don't have a great deal of creditably when it comes to Hip Hop. (Or any genre of popular music, really.)

But it's still the premier music award show around, for reasons of tradition, and no matter what anybody might say it's always a thrill to be nominated.

The Grammys announced all their 2015 nominees today, including in the four major rap categories. Drake, Eminem, Common, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa were among the names who were mentioned more than once.

Then there is Iggy Azalea.  The Australian import not only snagged Best Rap Song and Best Rap Album nominations, but she crossed over into the Best New Artist category, and Record of the Year for 'Fancy.'

Check out all of the nominees here, and the rap nominees below. Who do you think should win?


'Anaconda' Ernest Clark, Jamal Jones, Onika Maraj, Marcos Palacios & J. Solone-Myvett, writers (Nicki Minaj) 'Bound 2' Mike Dean, Malik Jones, Che Pope, Elon Rutberg, Sakiya Sandifer, John Stephens, Kanye West, Charlie Wilson & Cydel Young, writers (Kanye West) 'I' K. Duckworth & C. Smith, writers (Kendrick Lamar) 'We Dem Boys' N. Fisher & C. Thomaz, writers (Wiz Khalifa) '0 to 100/The Catch Up' A. Feeney, Aubrey Graham, A. Hernandez, P. Jeffries, M. Samuels & Noah Shebib, writers (Drake)


The New Classic, Iggy Azalea The Marshall Mathers LP 2, Eminem because the internet, Childish Gambino Nobody Smiling, Common Oxymoron, ScHoolboy Q Black Hollywood, Wiz Khalifa


Childish Gambino, '3005' Drake, '0 to 100/The Catch Up' Eminem, 'Rap God' Kendrick Lamar, 'i' Lecrae, “All I Need Is You”


Common f/Jhene Aiko, 'Nobody’s Smiling' Eminem f/Rihanna, 'The Monster' I Love Makonnen f/Drake, 'Tuesday' ScHoolboy Q f/BJ the Chicago Kid, 'Studio' Kanye West & Charlie Wilson, 'Bound 2'

Posted In: News


News Eminem Explains Why He Attacked Tyler The Creator / News News Young Dolph Calls Out Fans & Industry For Hypocritical Reaction To Mac Miller's Death / News News XXXTentacion's Sister Says His Murder Was An Inside Job / News News Beastie Boys Comment On Eminem Using Their License To Ill Cover For "Kamikaze" / News News Lil Wayne Owns All Of Young Money / News News 50 Cent Mocks Floyd Mayweather For Coming Out Of Retirement / News