Jay-Z has received the most Grammy nominations


Jay-Z has shattered yet another record.

With the release of the 2022 Grammy nominees on Tuesday (November 23), the 51-year-old musician became the most Grammy-nominated artist ever, with a total of 83 nominations.

He just surpassed Quincy Jones, who he had previously equaled for the most nominations with 80.

Jay-Z received one award for Album of the Year for Kanye West’s Donda and two awards for Best Rap Song for DMX’s “Bath Salts” and Kanye West’s “Jail” in 2022.

Paul McCartney is now in second place with 81 nominations after receiving two more for 2022.

Jay-Z has received 23 Grammy Awards over his career. Last year, his wife, Beyoncé, made history by becoming the most-nominated woman and most-awarded vocalist in the history of the award presentation.

Check out the complete list of Grammy Award nominations for 2022!

Grammy 2022 Nominations