The #Grammy Rap Committee Didn’t Nominate #Macklemore, But the Academy Let Him In Anyway

Updated January 26, 2014 ● 535 views

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis has been nominated for seven awards including Best Rap Album, Best Rap Song, Best Rap Performance, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist.  But an anonymous source who attended the Grammy committee meeting told the AP “most rap committee members felt the duo shouldn’t qualify for the rap categories because of their success on mainstream radio and their appeal in the pop world”.



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