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Tool, BMTH, Killswitch Engage Amongst 2020 GRAMMY Nominations

The nominations for the 2020 GRAMMY Awards have been announced

Tool, BMTH, Killswitch Engage Amongst 2020 GRAMMY Nominations

The nominations for the 62nd GRAMMY awards have been revealed.

While some of the more mainstream categories – Album Of The Year, Best New Artist etc – were announced on a Twitter livestream, the rock and metal groups have been revealed along with the myriad other categories on the official GRAMMY website.

And here are the nominations amongst the rock'n'roll categories.

Best Rock Performance

Bones UK – Pretty Waste
Gary Clark Jr. – This Land
Brittany Howard – History Repeats
Karen O & Danger Mouse – Woman
Rival Sons – Too Bad

Best Metal Performance

Candlemass Feat. Tony Iommi – Astorolus - The Great Octopus
Death Angel – Humanicide
I Prevail – Bow Down
Killswitch Engage – Unleashed
Tool – 7empest

Best Rock Song

Tool – Fear Inoculum
The 1975 – Give Yourself A Try
Vampire Weekend – Harmony Hall
Brittany Howard – History Repeats
Gary Clark Jr. – This Land

Best Rock Album

Bring Me The Horizon – amo
Cage The Elephant – Social Cues
The Cranberries – In The End
I Prevail – Trauma
Rival Sons – Feral Roots

Tool and I Prevail have doubled their chances of a gong, being nominated in two categories, plus it's the second GRAMMY nomination in a row for Bring Me The Horizon, whose track MANTRA was listed in the Best Rock Song category.

The GRAMMYs takes place on January 26. Check out the full list of nominees here.

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