The long-awaited 2022 Grammys nominations were finally announced last Tuesday. The announcement included many well-known names, a few new faces, and the addition of new categories and other changes to the process. The nominated artists were quick to express their joy, their gratitude for the recognition of their work , while awaiting the final awards. Much like Jon Batiste, Lady Gaga, Selena Gomez and others, Doja Cat did not hesitate to react to her nomination on social media.
“Kiss Me More” singer was nominated for 8 Grammys
Between a handful of hits that went so viral on TikTok it felt like they were in control of their airwaves and the insane success of Planet Her, Doja Cat has dominated this year from start to finish. As 2021 draws to a close, the Los Angeles native singer has started to gain recognition for the crazy year she’s been through .
In October alone, Doja passed Drake to become the most listened to rapper on Spotify and became the first female rapper to have three songs in the infamous Top 10 of the Top 40 Radio. A few days ago, she won two R&B AMAs and today, with the unveiling of the 64th annual Grammy nominations, it was revealed that the singer has been nominated in eight different categories by the Recording Academy. Following this appointment, the author of the single “Woman” did not hesitate to express his state of mind on social networks. ” Yo wtf 8?!?!?! ?? “, She wrote on twitter.
Recognized across multiple genres and for her contributions to both her own work and the work of others, it is clear that the Recording Academy recognizes all of the work that Doja Cat has done during this year. She’ll be rewarded for that with a ton of Grammy nominations. However, the exact number of Grammys she’ll win remains to be determined, but given the reception her music has received throughout the year, it wouldn’t be surprising to see Doja leave Staples Center with enough freebies.
Fans still haven’t forgotten the story with Jazmine Sullivan
On Sunday, November 21, the American Music Awards brought together some of the biggest names in the industry in one room to celebrate their creation and achievement of the past year. The evening was hosted by Cardi B, who sported several amazing looks in the line of duty and saw so many of our favorites win awards.
Megan Thee Stallion took home the award for Favorite Rap / Hip-Hop Album of the Year , ahead of artists like Drake and Pop Smoke, which sparked much controversy on the internet. While this was an important win for Thee Hotties, fans of the other nominees have made it clear that they are not impressed with the decision.
Of course, this is not the only award that people believe has gone into the wrong hands, AMAs are also being criticized for giving Doja Cat not one, but two R&B awards, despite the fact that many believe it is. ‘it does not fit into this category. The 26-year-old was nominated alongside singers like Jazmine Sullivan, HER, Giveon and Queen Naija for Favorite Soul / R & B album, but she still won thanks to her efforts on Planet Her .