Alice In Chains, Halestorm, Chris Cornell, Greta Van Fleet and More Rock & Metal Artists Receive 2019 Grammy Nominations

December 7, 2018
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The Grammys are the biggest night in music of the entire year and even being nominated is its own reward in itself. And although the Grammys have time and time again dropped the ball when it comes to giving rock and metal the respect they deserve, this year's nominees for the rock and metal categories will not leave any fan disappointed.

Best Rock Performance
For new vocal or instrumental solo, duo/group or collaborative rock recordings.

Arctic Monkeys "Four Out of Five"

Chris Cornell "When Bad Does Good"

THE FEVER 333 "Made In America"

Greta Van Fleet "Highway Tune"

Halestorm "Uncomfortable"

Best Metal Performance
For new vocal or instrumental solo, duo/group or collaborative metal recordings.

Between The Buried And Me "Condemned to the Gallows"

Deafheaven "Honeycomb"

High On Fire "Electric Messiah"

Trivium "Betrayer"

Underoath "On My Teeth"

Best Rock Song
A Songwriter(s) Award. Includes Rock, Hard Rock and Metal songs. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.

"Black Smoke Rising" by Greta Van Fleet
Jacob Thomas Kiszka, Joshua Michael Kiszka, Samuel Francis Kiszka & Daniel Robert Wagner, songwriters (Greta Van Fleet)

"Jumpsuit" by Twenty-One Pilots
Tyler Joseph, songwriter (Twenty One Pilots)

"Mantra" by Bring Me The Horizon
Jordan Fish, Matthew Kean, Lee Malia, Matthew Nicholls & Oliver Sykes, songwriters (Bring Me The Horizon)

"Masseducation" by St. Vincent
Jack Antonoff & Annie Clark, songwriters (St. Vincent)

"Rats" by Ghost
Tom Dalgety & A Ghoul Writer, songwriters (Ghost)

Best Rock Album
For albums containing at least 51% playing time of new rock, hard rock or metal recordings.

Rainier Fog by Alice In Chains

M A N I A by Fall Out Boy

Prequelle by Ghost

From The Fires by Greta Van Fleet

Pacific Daydream by Weezer