American singer, Lizzo has nabbed eight nominations for the 2020 Grammy Awards, making her the most-nominated artist.
Lizzo received nods in all of the big four categories — record of the year (“Truth Hurts”), album of the year (Cuz I Love You (Deluxe)), song of the year (“Truth Hurts”) and best new artist.
Following closesly behind are both Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X, who each have six nominations. Eilish is also nominated in all of the big four categories — record of the year (“Bad Guy”), album of the year (When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?), song of the year (“Bad Guy”) and best new artist.
The song that brought in the most individual nominations for Lizzo, “Truth Hurts,” is one of her oldest on the album. Released on Sept. 19, 2017, the song didn’t pick up steam until 2019 after gaining popularity on TikTok and later appearing in the Netflix movie “Someone Great.”
15-time Grammy Award-winning artist, Alicia Keys, will host the 62nd annual ceremony on Jan. 26 in Los Angeles.