The organizers of the Grammy Awards, known as the Recording Academy, have announced important details for the upcoming edition. According to a tweet shared on Thursday, the nominees for the 66th Grammys will be announced on November 10, 2023. Additionally, the 66th Grammys ceremony itself is scheduled to take place on February 4, 2024. The event will be broadcasted on CBS and will be held at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles.
It is worth noting that the Recording Academy recently introduced three new categories for the award show. These categories include Best African Music Performance, Best Pop Dance Recording, and Best Alternative Jazz Album. Starting from next year’s show, these categories will be eligible for nominations.
The Best African Music Performance category encompasses both contemporary and traditional music from the African continent, such as Afrobeats, Afro-pop, Amapiano, High Life, Fuji, and more.