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The 59th annual Grammy Awards will take place on Feb. 12, 2017 and the nominees are finally in.

Music’s biggest night is gearing up to be Beyoncé‘s biggest night as well. Not only did the star top the nominees list, scoring a leading nine nominations (including Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Record of the Year), but she will also hit the stage during the show. For the second-most nominations, Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West are tied with eight each, while Chance the Rapper, who is up for his first Grammy, scored seven nominations.

The award show made history this time around, as this is the first year the Grammys has considered stream-only releases. Other changes include swapping out LL Cool J for The Late Late Show presenter James Corden as the show’s host.

Catch the 59th annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 12, 2017 live on CBS. Check out a few categories from the nominations list below, and the full list here:

Record of the Year

Hello – Adele

Formation – Beyoncé

7 Years – Lukas Graham

Work – Rihanna featuring Drake

Stressed Out – Twenty One Pilots

Song of the Year

Formation – Khalif Brown, Asheton Hogan, Beyoncé Knowles & Michael L. Williams II, songwriters (Beyoncé)

Hello – Adele Adkins & Greg Kurstin, songwriters (Adele)

I Took a Pill in Ibiza – Mike Posner, songwriter (Mike Posner)

7 Years – Lukas Forchhammer, Stefan Forrest, Morten Pilegaard & Morten Ristorp, songwriters (Lukas Graham)

Love Yourself – Justin Bieber, Benjamin Levin & Ed Sheeran, songwriters (Justin Bieber)

Best New Artist

Kelsea Ballerini

Chance the Rapper

Maren Morris

Anderson.Paak

The Chainsmokers

Album of the Year

25 – Adele

Lemonade – Beyoncé

Views – Drake

Purpose – Justin Bieber

A Sailor’s Guide to Earth – Sturgill Simpson

Best Pop Solo Performance

Hello – Adele

Hold Up – Beyoncé

Love Yourself – Justin Bieber

Piece By Piece (Idol Version) – Kelly Clarkson

Dangerous Woman – Ariana Grande

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

Closer – The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey

7 Years – Lukas Graham

Work – Rihanna Featuring Drake

Cheap Thrills – Sia Featuring Sean Paul

Stressed Out – Twenty One Pilots

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Cinema – Andrea Bocelli

Fallen Angels – Bob Dylan

Stages Live – Josh Groban

Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin – Willie Nelson

Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway – Barbra Streisand

Best Alternative Music Album

A Million – Bon Iver

Blackstar – David Bowie

The Hope Six Demolition ProjecT – PJ Harvey

Post Pop Depression – Iggy Pop

A Moon Shaped Pool – Radiohead

Best Rap Performance

No Problem – Chance The Rapper Featuring Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz

Panda – Desiigner

Pop Style – Drake Featuring The Throne

All The Way Up – Fat Joe & Remy Ma Featuring French Montana & Infared

That Part – ScHoolboy Q Featuring Kanye West

SOURCE: Hollywood Reporter , Grammy

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