Lipa was nominated for six Grammys this year. Future Nostalgia was up for Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album. “Don’t Start Now” was nominated for Song of the Year, Record of the Year, and Best Pop Solo Performance. Her collaboration with J Balvin, Bad Bunny, and Tainy—“Un Día (One Day)”—was nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, which ultimately went to Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande.
Dua Lipa won Best New Artist at the 2019 ceremony, as well as Best Dance Recording for “Electricity.” That same year, she took the stage to perform with St. Vincent.
Last year, Lipa released Future Nostalgia and also the remix record Club Future Nostalgia with the Blessed Madonna. Last month, she released the new Future Nostalgia - Moonlight Edition.
ADVERTISEMENTDaBaby was nominated for four Grammys, including Record of the Year, Best Rap Performance, Best Melodic Rap Performance, and Best Rap Song.
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