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Classic Rocker’s Grammy Nominations

Tuesday, The National Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences aka The Recording Academy released their nominees for the 2018 Grammy Awards.

Several of our classic rockers managed to snag some nominations for the upcoming awards show.

The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, the late Gregg Allman, Grateful Dead, Roger Waters, & Metallica to just name a few!

Here’s a complete rundown of where they were nominated:

Best Traditional Blues Album
Blue & Lonesome – The Rolling Stones
Migration Blues – Eric Bibb
Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio – Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio
Roll and Tumble – R.L. Boyce
Sonny & Brownie’s Last Train – Guy Davis and Fabrizio Poggi

Best Americana Album
Southern Blood – Gregg Allman
Shine on Rainy Day – Brent Cobb
Beast Epic – Iron & Wine
The Nashville Sound – Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
Brand New Day – The Mavericks

Best Americana Roots Song Nominees
“Cumberland Gap” – David Rawlings
“I Wish You Well” – The Mavericks
“If We Were Vampires” – Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
“It Ain’t Over Yet” – Rodney Crowell Featuring Rosanne Cash & John Paul White
“My Only True Friend” – Gregg Allman

Best Rock Album
Emperor of Sand – Mastodon
Hardwired… to Self-Destruct – Metallica
The Stories We Tell Ourselves – Nothing More
Villains – Queens of the Stone Age
A Deeper Understanding – The War on Drugs

Best Rock Song
“Atlas, Rise!” – Metallica
“Run” – Foo Fighters
“Blood in the Cut” – K. Flay
“Go to War” – “Nothing More”
“The Stage” – Avenged Sevenfold

Best Spoken Word Album
Born to Run – Bruce Springsteen
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry – Neil Degrasse Tyson
Confessions of a Serial Songwriter – Shelly Peiken
Our Revolution: A Future to Believe In – Bernie Sanders and Mark Ruffalo
The Princess Diarist – Carrie Fisher

Best Engineered Album, Non Classical
Is This The Life We Really Want? – Roger Waters
Every Where Is Some Where – K. Flav
Natural Conclusion – Rose Cousins
No Shape – Perfume Genius
24K Magic – Bruno Mars

Best Music Film Nominees
Long Strange Trip – The Grateful Dead
One More Time With Feeling – Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
The Defiant Ones – Various Artists
Soundbreaking – Various Artists
Two Trains Runnin’ – Various Artists

And here’s the complete list of all the 60th Grammy Award nominees.