2022 Rock + Metal Grammy Winners Published 6

The 64th Annual Grammy Awards tonight, and we’ll keep track of all the rock and metal winners as they unfold.

Deftones, Dream Theater, Gojira, Mastodon and Rob Zombie have all been nominated for Best Metal Performance. Last year, Loudwire’s 2020 artist Poppy made history in this category as the first female solo artist to be nominated, and the award went to Body Count for “Left-Rush.”

The Best Rock Performance category also made history in 2021: for the first time, an entire rock division at Grammy was filled by women. The winner was Fiona Apple. This year’s nominees are AC / DC, Black Pumas, Chris Cornell, Deftones and Foo Fighters, who sadly lost their drummer, Taylor Hawkins, last month.

The 64th annual Grammy Awards – originally scheduled to air on January 31 but rescheduled due to the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic – finally premieres this Sunday (April 3).

Daily showIts Trevor Noah is hosting for the second year in a row, and Lever Burton is hosting the pre-show. Scroll down to see who has won in the Rock and Metal category and see the full list of winners Here. Stay tuned as we update this post.

Best remixed recording, non-classical

“Back to Life (Booker Tea Kings of Soul Entity dub), Booker Tea
“Born for Greatness (Simek Remix),” Spencer Bastin
“Constant Craving (Fashionable Late Remix),” Tracy Young
“Inside Out (3scape Drm Remix), 3scape Drm
“Met Him Last Night (Dave Audi Remix), Dave Audi
Winner – “Passenger (Mike Shinoda Remix), Mike Shinoda
“Talks (Mura Masa Remix),” by Alexander Krasan

Best Rock Performance

AC / DC / “Shots in the Dark”
Black Pumas / “Know You Better (Live from Capital Studio A)”
Chris Cornell / “Nothing compares to 2U”
Deftones / “Ohms”
Fu Fighters / “Making A Fire”

Best metal performance

Deftones / “Genesis”
Dream Theater / “The Alien”
Gojira / “Amazonia”
Mastodon / “Pushing the Tides”
Rob Zombie / “The Triumph of King Freak”

The best rock song ever

Weiser / “All My Favorite Songs”
King of Lyon / “Bandit”
Mammoth WVH / “Distance”
Paul McCartney / “Find My Way”
Foo Fighters / “Waiting for a War”

Best Rock Album

AC DC / Turn on
Black Pumas / Capitol Cuts – Live from Studio A.
Chris Cornell / Someone else sings like you, Volume. 1
Fu Fighters / Medication at midnight
Paul McCartney / McCartney III

Best Alternative Music Album

Fleet Fox / Cool
Halsey / If I can’t love, I want strength
Japanese breakfast / Jubilee
Arlo Parks / Collapse into sunbeams
St. Vincent / Father’s house

See the full list of winners here.

2021 Best Rock + Metal Album (So Far)

Picking Loudwear for Best Rock + Metal Album of 2021 so far

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