Machine Gun Kelly isn’t pleased with the Grammys and he’s letting the Recording Academy find out about it.
The artist took to Twitter on Tuesday shortly after the nominations for the sixty fourth Annual Grammy Awards had been introduced to voice his displeasure with being snubbed this yr in favor of different nominees.
“wtf is wrong with the grammys,” MGK, 31, tweeted.
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Although he didn’t say it instantly, the rocker seemingly anticipated his 2020 album “Tickets to My Downfall” to have been nominated this yr given the success it had in 2021. The album topped the Billboard top 200 charts and earned him the award for Top Rock Artist on the Billboard Music Awards in addition to Favorite Rock Artist at this yr’s American Music Awards, in keeping with Page Six.
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Several of Machine Gun Kelly’s followers responded to the tweet noting that they too had been shocked to see that neither he nor “Tickets to My Downfall” had been nominated in any classes, not to mention the most important ones. Some even pointed out that the artist participated in an interview with the Recording Academy in October as a part of its “Up Close & Personal” sequence. While that doesn’t essentially assure somebody a Grammy nomination, some on social media famous that they thought the writing was on the wall for MGK to get his first-ever nomination in 2021.
This yr marked a novel one for the way in which in which nominees are chosen for music’s highest honor. This yr marks the primary time that the nominees had been chosen with out an nameless choice committee. The group now permits its greater than 11,000 voters to decide on nominees in sure classes, with the complete membership eligible to weigh in on prime honors like album and track of the yr.
“corrupt” after he was shut out of 2021′s ceremony, regardless of having final yr’s largest track.
Recording Academy CEO Harvey Mason Jr. beforehand stated he’s dedicated to rebuilding belief in the Grammys and has labored to extend its membership.
Per the brand new pointers, this yr noticed artist Jon Batiste earn probably the most nominations at a shocking 11 throughout classes like the album of the yr, conventional R&B Performance, American Roots efficiency and plenty of extra.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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