(AllHipHop News) The coveted Album Of The Year category for the 60th Annual Grammy Awards includes three Hip Hop representatives. Kendrick Lamar (DAMN), Jay-Z (4:44), and Donald Glover ("Awaken, My Love!") all earned spots alongside Lorde (Melodrama) and Bruno Mars (24K Magic).
In addition, Gambino's "Redbone," Jay's "The Story of O.J.," and Kendrick's "HUMBLE" are competing for the Record Of The Year. "4:44" by Jay-Z is up for Song Of The Year with Logic's "1-800-273-8255" and Bruno Mars' "That's What I Like."
The Best New Artist list also has a Hip Hop act. Lil Uzi Vert joins Alessia Cara, Khalid, Julia Michaels, and SZA.
Uzi is also up for a trophy in the Best Rap Performance category for his contribution to Migos' "Bad and Boujee." The other nominees are Big Sean's "Bounce Back," Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow," Jay-Z's "4:44," and Kendrick Lamar's "HUMBLE."
Best Rap/Sung Performance features Jay and Beyonce's "Family Feud," Kendrick and Rihanna's "Loyalty," SZA and Travis Scott's "Love Galore," 6LACK's "PRBLMS," and Goldlink, Brent Faiyaz, and Shy Glizzy's "Crew."
"Bodak Yellow," "HUMBLE," and "The Story of O.J." are up for Best Rap Song along with Danger Mouse, Big Boi, and Run the Jewels' "Chase Me" as well as Rapsody's "Sassy."
The Best Rap Album winner will be 4:44, DAMN, Migos' CULTURE, Rapsody's Laila's Wisdom, or Tyler, The Creator's Flower Boy.
Childish Gambino was also recognized in the Best Urban Contemporary Album ("Awaken, My Love!"), Best R&B Song ("Redbone") and Best Traditional R&B Performance ("RedBone") categories.
Jay-Z goes into Grammy night with the most nominations with 8. Kendrick Lamar's 7 totals nods follows right behind the Hip Hop legend. Bruno Mars earned six noms. Gambino, Khalid, SZA, and No I.D. each netted five.