2016 Grammy Nominees Album Due January 22nd
December 3, 2015 at 7:17 AM (PT)
The RECORDING ACADEMY's GRAMMY RECORDINGS will release the 2016 GRAMMY Nominees album through REPUBLIC RECORDS on JANUARY 22nd. Part of the proceeds of the 22nd annual GRAMMY album will go to the GRAMMY FOUNDATION and MUSICARES FOUNDATION. The release will be accompanied by a contest to win a trip for two to the GRAMMY AWARDS on FEBRUARY 15th in LOS ANGELES, and the contest will coincide with the airing of "SINATRA 100 -- AN ALL-STAR GRAMMY CONCERT" on CBS DECEMBER 6th, the night before the nominees are announced.
"It's an honor to join forces with REPUBLIC RECORDS to bring together one of the most exciting mix of tracks in one album, highlighting today’s most talented musicians," said The RECORDING ACADEMY President/CEO NEIL PORTNOW. “We're thrilled to give music fans the opportunity to experience 'Music's Biggest Night' firsthand through our pre-order enter-and-win sweepstakes, all while supporting of the crucial work that MUSICARES and the GRAMMY FOUNDATION carry out year round."
"It's an honor to celebrate and pay tribute to today's most talented and inspiring artists," said REPUBLIC RECORDS President AVERY LIPMAN. "We are proud to call ourselves partners with the RECORDING ACADEMY whose care and support of the recording arts remains the foundation of our business."