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    The full list of 2018 Grammy Award nominees

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    Donald Glover performs under the stage name Childish Gambino.

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    A list of nominees in the top categories at the 60th annual Grammy Awards, announced Tuesday by The Recording Academy.

    — Album of the year: ‘‘Awaken, My Love!,’’ Childish Gambino; ‘‘4:44,’’ Jay-Z; ‘‘DAMN.,’’ Kendrick Lamar; ‘‘Melodrama,’’ Lorde; ‘‘24K Magic,’’ Bruno Mars.

    — Record of the year: ‘‘Redbone,’’ Childish Gambino; ‘‘Despacito,’’ Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber; ‘‘The Story of O.J.,’’ Jay-Z; ‘‘HUMBLE.,’’ Kendrick Lamar; ‘‘24K Magic,’’ Bruno Mars.

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    — Song of the year (songwriter’s award): ‘‘Despacito,’’ Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, Justin Bieber, Jason ‘‘Poo Bear’’ Boyd, Erika Ender and Marty James Garton; ‘‘4:44,’’ Jay-Z and No I.D.; ‘‘Issues,’’ Julia Michaels, Benny Blanco, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen and Justin Drew Tranter; ‘‘1-800-273-8255,’’ Logic, Alessia Cara, Khalid and Arjun Ivatury; ‘‘That’s What I Like,’’ Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence, Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus and Jonathan Yip.

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    — Best new artist: Alessia Cara; Khalid; Lil Uzi Vert; Julia Michaels; SZA.

    — Best pop solo performance: ‘‘Love So Soft,’’ Kelly Clarkson; ‘‘Praying,’’ Kesha; ‘‘Million Reasons,’’ Lady Gaga; ‘‘What About Us,’’ Pink; ‘‘Shape of You,’’ Ed Sheeran.

    — Best pop duo/group performance: ‘‘Something Just Like This,’’ The Chainsmokers and Coldplay; ‘‘Despacito,’’ Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber; ‘‘Thunder,’’ Imagine Dragons; ‘‘Feel It Still,’’ Portugal. The Man; ‘‘Stay,’’ Zedd and Alessia Cara.

    — Best traditional pop vocal album: ‘‘Nobody But Me (Deluxe Version),’’ Michael Buble; ‘‘Triplicate,’’ Bob Dylan; ‘‘In Full Swing,’’ Seth MacFarlane; ‘‘Wonderland,’’ Sarah McLachlan; ‘‘Tony Bennett Celebrates 90,’’ various artists.

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    — Best pop vocal album: ‘‘Kaleidoscope EP,’’ Coldplay; ‘‘Lust for Life,’’ Lana Del Rey; ‘‘Evolve,’’ Imagine Dragons; ‘‘Rainbow,’’ Kesha; ‘‘Joanne,’’ Lady Gaga; ‘‘Divide,’’ Ed Sheeran.

    — Best dance/electronic album: ‘‘Migration,’’ Bonobo; ‘‘3-D The Catalogue,’’ Kraftwerk; ‘‘Mura Masa,’’ Mura Masa; ‘‘A Moment Apart,’’ Odesza; ‘‘What Now,’’ Sylvan Esso.

    — 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 alternative music album: ‘‘Everything Now,’’ Arcade Fire; ‘‘Humanz,’’ Gorillaz; ‘‘American Dream,’’ LCD Soundsystem; ‘‘Pure Comedy,’’ Father John Misty; ‘‘Sleep Well Beast,’’ The National.

    — Best urban contemporary album: ‘‘Free 6LACK,’’ 6LACK; ‘‘Awaken, My Love!,’’ Childish Gambino; ‘‘American Teen,’’ Khalid; ‘‘Ctrl,’’ SZA; ‘‘Starboy,’’ The Weeknd.

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    — Best R&B album: ‘‘Freudian,’’ Daniel Caesar; ‘‘Let Love Rule,’’ Ledisi; ‘‘24K Magic,’’ Bruno Mars; ‘‘Gumbo,’’ PJ Morton; ‘‘Feel the Real,’’ Musiq Soulchild.

    — Best rap album: ‘‘4:44,’’ Jay-Z; ‘‘DAMN.,’’ Kendrick Lamar; ‘‘Culture,’’ Migos; ‘‘Laila’s Wisdom,’’ Rapsody; ‘‘Flower Boy,’’ Tyler, the Creator.

    — Best country album: ‘‘Cosmic Hallelujah,’’ Kenny Chesney; ‘‘Heart Break,’’ Lady Antebellum; ‘‘The Breaker,’’ Little Big Town; ‘‘Life Changes,’’ Thomas Rhett; ‘‘From A Room: Volume 1,’’ Chris Stapleton.

    — Best jazz vocal album: ‘‘The Journey,’’ The Baylor Project; ‘‘A Social Call,’’ Jazzmeia Horn; ‘‘Bad Ass And Blind,’’ Raul Midon; ‘‘Porter Plays Porter,’’ Randy Porter Trio With Nancy King; ‘‘Dreams And Daggers,’’ Cecile McLorin Salvant.

    — Best jazz instrumental album: ‘‘Uptown, Downtown,’’ Bill Charlap Trio; ‘‘Rebirth,’’ Billy Childs; ‘‘Project Freedom,’’ Joey DeFrancesco & The People; ‘‘Open Book,’’ Fred Hersch; ‘‘The Dreamer Is The Dream,’’ Chris Potter.

    — Best compilation soundtrack for visual media: ‘‘Baby Driver”; ‘‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2”; ‘‘Hidden Figures: The Album”; ‘‘La La Land”; ‘‘Moana: The Songs.’’

    — Producer of the year, non-classical: Calvin Harris; Greg Kurstin; Blake Mills; No I.D.; The Stereotypes.

    — Best music video: ‘‘Up All Night,’’ Beck; ‘‘Makeba,’’ Jain; ‘‘The Story of O.J.,’’ Jay-Z; ‘‘Humble,’’ Kendrick Lamar; ‘‘1-800-273-8255,’’ Logic featuring Alessia Cara and Khalid.