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Kendrick Lamar Leads Grammy Pack With Eight Nominations


GRAMMY NOMINATIONS WERE ANNOUNCED LIVE THIS MORNING. KEVIN WITH EIGHT FOLLOWED BY DRAKE WITH SEVEN. CHRIS MARTINEZ HAS THE WRAP UP FROM LOS ANGELES. Reporter: DIRTY COMPUTER! REALLY? Reporter: JANELLE GOT CHOKED UP ON CBS THIS MORNING AFTER NORAH O’DONNELL ANNOUNCED SHE WAS NOMINATED FOR THE GRAMMYS APPLE OF THE YEAR AWARD. I’M SORRY, IT IS NOT ABOUT ME, IT IS ABOUT COMMUNITY OF DIRTY COMPUTERS, VOICES, BEING A YOUNG, [ NULL ] WOMAN IN AMERICA. Reporter: THE BLACK PANTHER SOUNDTRACK EARNING THE MOST NOMINATIONS WITH AGE. DRAKE FOLLOWING CLOSELY BEHIND WITH SEVEN NOMINATIONS INCLUDING ALBUM, SONG AND RECORD OF THE YEAR ROUNDING OUT THE LIST FOR BEST ALBUM, CARTY B, CASEY MUSGRAVE’S, HER, BRANDY CARLISLE AND POST- MALONE. SEAN MENENDEZ EARNED HIS FIRST TWO EVER NOMINATIONS INCLUDING ONE FOR SONG OF THE YEAR. YOU’RE KIND OF NOT EXPECTING IT TO BE SO CRAZY AND THEN YOU HEAR YOUR NAME AND IT IS REALLY SUPER EMOTIONAL. Reporter: HE IS UP AGAINST BRANDY CARLISLE’S, THAT GRAVES, LADY GAGA AND CHILDISH GAMBINO. ONE OF SIX WOMEN NOMINATED FOR BEST NEW ARTIST, WOMEN ALSO ACCOUNT FOR FIVE OF THE BEST ALBUM NOMINEES, A CHANGE FROM LAST YEAR WHEN WOMEN WERE MOSTLY OVERLOOKED IN THE TOP CATEGORIES. CHRIS MARTINEZ, CBS NEWS, LOS ANGELES.

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