Summer Walker‘s identify was noticeably absent when this 12 months’s crop of Grammy nominations was introduced on Tuesday (Nov. 15) and the R&B star took to social media to discuss it.
In a since-expired pair of Instagram Tales, the “Ladies Want Love” singer wrote, “Thanks for all of the overflowing love in my dm’s… & as for the grammys for a 2nd time, the maths is actually not mathing… I used to be gone put up some numbers however it’s okay, atleast the streets fuq with me. y’all all the time pack out each present & assist everytime I drop so thanks for the love I do obtain” with a pair of white coronary heart emojis.
Whereas Walker could have been upset her 2021 sophomore album Nonetheless Over It didn’t earn any nods from the Recording Academy, she truly did, in truth, earn her first Grammy nomination this 12 months for contributing to Kendrick Lamar’s Mr. Morale & the Large Steppers, which is up for album of the 12 months. (The singer co-wrote and supplied visitor vocals on album reduce “Purple Hearts” with Ghostface Killah.)
In the meantime, the R&B fields for the 2023 ceremony have been crowded by the likes of Beyoncé’s Renaissance, Mary J. Blige’s Good Morning Beautiful, PJ Morton’s Watch the Solar and different work by Muni Lengthy, Fortunate Daye, Jazmine Sullivan and Robert Glasper.
The 2023 Grammys will likely be held on Sunday, Feb. 5 at Los Angeles’ Crypto.com Enviornment. Take a look at the complete checklist of nominees here.