The Recording Academy has announced the nominations for its 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards, including production, engineering, mixing, remixing and mastering acknowledgements, AMI sister title Pro Sound News has reported.
For the first time, there are eight nominees in each of the General Field categories: Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year and Best New Artist. This year’s nominees were reportedly selected from more than 21,000 submissions across 84 categories.
Leading the production pack is mastering engineer Mike Bozzi, with five nominations for his work with Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino and Post Malone. Manny Marroquin, engineer/mixer on albums by Post Malone, Chromeo and Charlie Puth, received four nominations. Mastering engineer Dave Kutch got three nods for his contributions to projects by H.E.R., Janelle Monáe and Charlie Puth.
You can view the full shortlist here.