7 Key Takeaways From The 2021 Grammy Pop Nominations: Taylor Swift, Dua Lipa, BTS & More

The announcement of the 2021 Grammy Award nominations on Tuesday (Nov. 24) resulted in one of the most surprising groups of general category competitors in recent memory, as the Big Four (album of the year, record of the year, song of the year and best new artist) was filled with both superstar nominees as well as out-of-nowhere newcomers. Yet the pop categories were, in some ways, just as intriguing, with household names leading the pack, A-listers shockingly snubbed from the competition, and a few noms genuinely making history.