The 2020 Grammy Awards are set for January 26 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif. The 17-year-old singer is nominated for Best Solo Performance, Best New Artist, Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album at the 2020 Grammy Awards, making her the youngest nominee ever to earn nominations in all of the award show's four major categories.
Many fans expected the wildly popular K-pop boy band BTS to score at the 2020 gala, but they were completely ignored by Grammy voters.
At the 2019 Grammys earlier this year, Mendes was up for top song (In My Blood) and Best Pop Vocal Album (for his self-titled LP), but failed to convert either nomination into a statuette.
Other homegrown hopefuls include Toronto singer-songwriter Daniel Caesar, who picked up his fourth career nomination for the song Love Again with American singer Brandy, in the Best R&B Performance category.
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Ariana Grande - whose album thank u, next missed last year's Grammy deadline - bagged five nominations this year.
The Queen of Pop herself was also left out: Madonna, a seven-time Grammy victor with 28 nominations to her household name, was passed over for her 14th album Madame X.
The latter was arrested in February in his hometown Atlanta by United States immigration agents who said he had been living stateside illegally since overstaying a visa that expired in 2006, when he was a minor - and to the surprise of his fans was discovered to have been born in Britain. And, former First Lady MIchelle Obama received a nomination for Best Spoken World Album. Her husband, President Barack Obama, has won two Grammys for his spoken word albums Dreams From My Father in 2005 and The Audacity of Hope in 2007.