Taylor Wikoff replied to the topic 2020 Grammy Awards Nominations | Snobs and Surprises in the forum Music 6 days, 3 hours ago
ASIB in AOTY- It pretty obviously had the support to get in, but BRP blocked it. Imo, it very well could have won if it was nominated so they blocked it to pave the way for another album (maybe pop?)
IGOR in AOTY- I’m not a fan of Tyler but it’s an obviously great album that should have gotten a nom.
thank u, next in SOTY- That was such…[Read more]
Here’s a list of my fav albums of the decade, no order:
The ArchAndroid- Janelle Monae
Oil of Every Person’s Un-Insides- SOPHIE
To Pimp A Butterfly- Kendrick Lamar
A Star is Born- Lady Gaga
Born This Way- Lady Gaga
Pop 2- Charli XCX
Magdalene- FKA Twigs
Devotion- Jessie Ware
A Crow Looked…[Read more]
Billie Eilish- She’s a strong contender but she’s new and I’m not as confident as some others that she’ll be the super obvious choice between her, Gaga, Ariana and co. I doubt she’ll sweep like everyone says she will; It’s just not realistic and I say that as a casual fan of her.
Khalid- He’s had a good year but I don’t feel like he…[Read more]
Here’s how I see AOTY shaping up (don’t crucify me):
Near Locks: thank u,next, A Star is Born
Strong Chance: Cuz I Love You, IGOR, Free Spirit,
Decent Chance: Father of the Bride, Lover, Heard it in a Past Life, Western Stars, A Brief Inquiry…, Ventura, Homecoming, This Land
Possibility: Norman Fucking Rockwell, When I Get Home,…[Read more]
Gaga was never overdue, she lost aoty three times fair and square.
Kendrick and Beyonce ARE prime examples of artists who are overdue for an aoty. But by the looks of it it’ll be like 2044 until an urban artist or a black female ever win it…. Kendricks loses were UNFAIR, Beyonces last two losses were UNFAIR. If Gaga is overdue because of “im…
Ok, but Gaga is very much overdue
1. She has had 3 prior nominations for AOTY. Beyonce has also had 3 (excluding The Fame Monster) and so has Kendrick.
2. She is credited with bringing electro-pop back to the mainstream which shaped pop music for years and she also changed the idea of what popstar should be.
3. The Fame Monster is widely…[Read more]