The nominations for the sixty fifth Grammy Awards are formally out! This 12 months’s crop of nominees learn like a “who’s who” of the very greatest names in music, with musicians like Adele, Beyoncé, Lizzo, Harry Kinds, ABBA, Mary J. Blige, Kendrick Lamar, Coldplay, BTS, and Taylor Swift among the many nominees in high classes. Should you’re questioning why a few of your favourite fall music releases did not make the minimize, nevertheless, there’s might be a easy rationalization in lots of instances: they did not meet the eligibility deadline.
In accordance with the official guidelines from the Recording Academy, in an effort to qualify for the 2023 Grammys, eligible music needed to be launched between Oct. 1, 2021, and Sept. 30, 2022. Eligible entries might then be submitted for consideration to the Recording Academy throughout a single nomination interval, which ran from July 18, 2022 to Aug. 31, 2022. Solely “registered Media Firms” and members of the Recording Academy are permitted to submit entries for consideration.
This eligibility interval implies that a few of 2022’s most notable music releases have been really not eligible for consideration for the 2023 Grammys. The obvious, after all, is Taylor Swift’s “Midnights.” Because it was launched on October 21, 2022, the album got here out three weeks too late to be eligible this time round. As a substitute, it is going to doubtless be submitted subsequent 12 months and eligible for awards on the 2024 Grammys.
Nevertheless, Swift did obtain nominations for different work this 12 months that was launched in time for the 2023 eligibility window. She earned 4 nods in whole: track of the 12 months for “All Too Nicely (10 Minute Model) (The Brief Movie),” finest nation track for “I Guess You Suppose About Me (Taylor’s Model) (From the Vault),” finest track written for visible media for “Carolina” (written for “The place the Crawdads Sing”), and finest music video for “All Too Nicely: The Brief Movie.”
Even with the music from the final couple of months unable to compete this 12 months, there is a ton of unbelievable music up for high prizes on the Grammys! We’ll be tuned in on Feb. 5, 2023, to look at our favourite artists carry out and see who takes residence music’s most coveted trophies.