H.E.R. repeats 5 Grammy nominations, gets Record and Song of the Year nods

H.E.R. 5 Grammy nominations
Filipino-African American H.E.R. again receives a record number of Grammy nominations. Credits to H.E.R. Music

H.E.R. received five (5) new Grammy nominations from the Recording Academy in Hollywood, a repeat of her record number of nods at the 2018 Grammys.

H.E.R.’s 5 nominations for the 62nd Grammy Awards scheduled in January 2020 puts the Filipino-African American R&B singer in competition for the three (3) major general music awards – Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and again, Album of the Year.

The songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who debuted on the Grammys stage with two wins at the 61st edition of the recording industry awards in 2018 was announced on November 20 as a nominee in five categories out of the 84 awards to be given out by the American recording industry.

The 2020 GRAMMY Awards nominations for H.E.R.:

1. Record Of The Year

Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, producer; Joseph Hurtado, Jaycen Joshua, Derek Keota & Miki Tsutsumi, engineers/mixers; Colin Leonard, mastering engineer

2. Album Of The Year

David “Swagg R’Celious” Harris, H.E.R., Walter Jones & Jeff Robinson, producers; Miki Tsutsumi, engineer/mixer; Sam Ashworth, Jeff “Gitty” Gitelman, David “Swagg R’Celious” Harris & H.E.R., songwriters; Colin Leonard, mastering engineer

3. Song Of The Year

Ruby Amanfu, Sam Ashworth, D. Arcelious Harris, H.E.R. & Rodney Jerkins, songwriters (H.E.R.)

H.E.R. was also nominated in the Rhythm & Blues music categories which she won last year:

1. Best R&B Performance

H.E.R. Featuring Bryson Tiller

2. Best R&B Song

Dernst Emile II, David “Swagg R’Celious” Harris, H.E.R. & Hue “Soundzfire” Strother, songwriters (H.E.R. Featuring Bryson Tiller)

H.E.R. debuted on the Grammys stage in 2018. Credits to H.E.R. Music

H.E.R. debuted on the Grammys stage last year with two big wins out of the five nominations she received:

  • Album of the year for “H.E.R.”
  • Best New Artist
  • Best R&B Song “Focus”
  • Best R&B Album “H.E.R.”
  • Best R&B Performance “Best Part”

H.E.R. won the 61st Grammys for Best R&B Performance for her “Best Part” featuring Daniel Caesar and Best R&B Album for her self-titled album.

H.E.R. started her music career as Gabi Wilson and then rebranded as H.E.R. – Having Everything Revealed.

The 22-year-old was born of a Filipina mother and an African American father and was raised embracing Filipino culture and values.

SEND congratulations in the comments below to H.E.R. for her milestone nominations at the Grammys in Hollywood!

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