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Jazmine Sullivan, Tyrese, More Score Grammy Nominations

The nominations for the 2016 Grammy Awards are in, and R&B is represented well!

Yesterday morning (December 7) on CBS This Morning, 15-time Grammy Award winner Alicia Keys announced the nominees in the major categories Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Record of the Year and Best New Artist.

In those categories, Kendrick Lamar earned an Album of the Year nom for his sophomore LP To Pimp a Butterfly, Song of the Year nom for his single “Alright,” and nine other noms to total eleven.

For R&B, D’Angelo scored big; he got three nods for Record of the Year, Best R&B Song for “Really Love", and Best R&B Album for Black Messiah. Jazmine Sullivan got three noms for Best Traditional R&B Performance, Best R&B Song for “Let It Burn”, and one for her album Reality Show. Tyrese scored two for his single “Shame.”

Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars cored a nom with "Uptown Funk" for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance.

The Grammys will take place once again at The Staples Center in L.A. on Feb. 15, 2016, and will be broadcast live on CBS from 8–11:30 p.m. ET.

Here are the R&B nominees:

Best R&B Performance

Tamar Braxton, "If I Don't Have You"

Andra Day, "Rise Up"

Hiatus Kaiyote, "Breathing Underwater"

Jeremih feat. J. Cole, "Planes"

The Weeknd, "Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)"

Best Traditional R&B Performance

Faith Evans, "He Is"

Lalah Hathaway, "Little Ghetto Boy"

Jazmine Sullivan, "Let It Burn"

Tyrese, "Shame"

Charlie Wilson, "My Favorite Part of You"

Best R&B Song

Miguel, "Coffee"

The Weeknd, "Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)"

Jazmine Sullivan, "Let It Burn"

D'Angelo and The Vanguard, "Really Love"

Tyrese, "Shame"

Best R&B Album

Leon Bridges, Coming Home

D'Angelo and the Vanguard, Black Messiah

Andra Day, Cheers to the Fall

Jazmine Sullivan, Reality Show

Charlie Wilson, Forever Charlie

Best Urban Contemporary Album

The Internet, Ego Death

Kehlani, You Should Be Here

Lianne La Havas, Blood

Miguel, Wildheart

The Weeknd, Beauty Behind the Madness

Go to E! News (here) to peep the entire list.

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