The name Billie Eilish – “a breath of fresh air” in the world music scene is once again named in the category of Best New Artist at the 62nd Grammy Awards which is taking place in Los Angeles on Sunday, January 26th.
Accordingly, until now Billie Eilish has received 2 out of 4 nominations for the most prestigious award categories at this year’s Grammy Awards including Song of the Year and Best New Artist. The Best Recording Award belongs to the rookie Lizzo with the song “Truth Hurts” meanwhile the prestigious Best Album Award has not been announced yet.
In this year’s Grammy Awards, Billie Eilish is a particularly impressive name as the youngest female artist to receive a total of 6 nominations in which there are 4 nominations in the prestigious categories including: new artist, song, record and album of the year.
At 18, she is the second-youngest artist to land the prize; country star LeAnn Rimes was 14 when she won in 1997. Her brother, Finneas was also honored with the Grammy for Producer of the Year.
Being considered the most prestigious award in the world of music, equivalent to the Oscar in the field of cinema,The Grammy Award (stylized as GRAMMY, originally called Gramophone Award), or just Grammy, is an award presented by the Recording Academy to recognize achievements in the music industry. The trophy depicts a gilded gramophone.
The annual presentation ceremony features performances by prominent artists, and the presentation of those awards that have a more popular interest. The Grammys are the first and biggest award of the Big Three networks’ major music awards held annually (between the American Music Awards in fall, and Billboard Music Awards in summer). (According to Wikipedia).