2017 Grammy Nominations Announced

dance music grammy nominations

dance music grammy nominations

Armchair quarterbacks who typically moan about the Grammys will have little to complain about this year as the list of nominations for the 59th Grammy awards are pretty spot on. This year’s nominees for Best Dance Recording, Best Dance/Electronic Album and Best Remixed Recording includes veterans Underworld, Jean-Michel Jarre and Louie Vega to relative newcomers Flume, Tycho and Hot Chip’s Joe Goddard. The full list of nominees are below. Winners will be announced on February 12th, 2017, at a ceremony at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Best Dance Recording

“Tearing Me Up” — Bob Moses
“Don’t Let Me Down” — The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya
“Never Be Like You” — Flume Featuring Kai
“Rinse & Repeat” — Riton Featuring Kah-Lo
“Drinkee” — Sofi Tukker

Best Dance/Electronic Album

Skin — Flume
Electronica 1: The Time Machine — Jean-Michel Jarre
Epoch — Tycho
Barbara Barbara, We Face A Shining Future — Underworld
Louie Vega Starring…XXVIII — Louie Vega

Best Remixed Recording

“Cali Coast (Psionics Remix)” — Josh Williams, remixer (Soul Pacific)
“Heavy Star Movin’ (staRo Remix)” — staRo, remixer (The Silver Lake Chorus)
“Nineteen Hundred Eighty-Five (Timo Maas & James Teej Remix)” — Timo Maas & James Teej, remixers (Paul McCartney & Wings)
“Only” (Kaskade X Lipless Remix)— Ryan Raddon, remixer (Ry X)
“Tearing Me Up (RAC Remix)” — André Allen Anjos, remixer (Bob Moses)
“Wide Open (Joe Goddard Remix)” — Joe Goddard, remixer (The Chemical Brothers)

Yehouda Silverman

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