Jay-Z is now tied with Beyoncé for the most Grammy nominations in history, with a total of 88 nominations for each.
Both bands earned a number of nominations for the 2023 Grammys yesterday (November 15), with the former receiving five nominations and the latter nine, including Record of the Year and Album of the Year for “Renaissance.”
In this way, the two are tied with 88 nominations since the beginning of their careers.
He is followed by Paul McCartney, who has a total of 81 nominations, and Quincy Jones, who has 80.
In addition to Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar won eight Grammy nominations, Adele received seven, and Future, Harry Styles, Mary J. Blige and DJ Khaled received six nominations each.
It should be noted that this will be the first time at the 2023 Grammys that Beyoncé and Adele will face each other for Record, Album and Song of the Year since 2017, when Adele swept all three categories.
For their part, Wet Leg and Måneskin were both nominated in the Best New Artist category. You can see the full list of nominations here.
The winners will be announced at the 65th Grammy Awards on February 5, 2023.
Separately, Denzel Curry has criticized the 2023 Grammy nominations, focusing in particular on the Recording Academy’s list of nominees for best rap album.
Taylor Swift, meanwhile, said she could “scream for 10 minutes straight” after her Grammy Song of the Year nomination for the 10-minute re-recorded version of ‘All Too Well.’