East Hampton’s favorite rapper Jay-Z has broken another record. With the announcement of his 83rd Grammy nomination on November 23, the superstar billionaire has become the most Grammy-nominated artist ever.
He surpassed Quincy Jones, who he previously tied with at 80 nominations.
For 2022, Jay-Z is nominated for Album of the Year for Kanye West‘s Donda and two nods in the Best Rap Song category for DMX‘s “Bath Salts” and Kanye’s “Jail.”
Jay-Z has won 23 Grammy Awards in his career. His wife, Beyoncé Knowles has reportedly also made history becoming the most-nominated woman and most-awarded singer in the award show’s history in 2021.
The 2022 Grammy Awards will air on Monday, January 31.