Music, New Orleanians

How you can hear all the New Orleans artists nominated for the 2020 Grammys

Tank and the Bangas, among other New Orleans musicians and performers were nominated for a slew of categories in the 2020 Grammy Awards. Here’s a list of our artists nominated and a sampling of their music. The 62nd Grammy Award ceremony will be held on Jan. 26.

Tank And The Bangas

Best New Artist

Lucky Daye

Best R&B Performance & Best R&B Song – “Roll Some Mo”

Best Traditional R&B Performance – “Real Games”

Best R&B Album – “Painted”

P.J. Morton

Best R&B Performance and Best R&B Song – “Say So”

Best R&B Album – “Paul”

Rebirth Brass Band

Best Regional Roots Music Album – “Recorded Live At The 2019 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival”

Wynton Marsalis

Best Contemporary Classical Composition –  “Marsalis: Violin Concerto in D Major”

Brandford Marsalis

Best Improvised Jazz Solo – “The Windup”

Best Jazz Instrumental Album – “The Secret Between the Shadow and the Soul”

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album – “Ancestral Recall”

Ellen DeGeneres

Best Comedy Album – “Relatable”

 

Performances

And if you’re way excited to fill your ears with Grammy nominations, check out Melissa Aldana Quartet (nominated for Best Improvised Jazz Solo) playing this weekend at the CAC!