Mac Miller Earns First-Ever Grammy Nomination


The rapper’s remaining album, “Swimming,” is up for finest rap album on the 2019 awards present.

Exactly three months after Mac Miller's premature dying at age 26, the rapper earned his very first Grammy nomination on Friday (Dec. 7), nabbing a finest rap album nod for his August launch Swimming.

Miller's remaining LP got here out on Aug. three and debuted at No. three on the Billboard 200 albums chart. Swimming returned to the highest 10 following his dying in September, vaulting 71-6 on the chart. In the intro observe "Come Back to Earth," Miller units a optimistic tone for the mission, rapping, "I used to be drowning, however now I'm swimming." The album's three singles have been "Small Worlds," "Self Care" and "What's the Use?"

In one of the best rap album discipline, Miller is up in opposition to Cardi B's Invasion of Privacy, Nipsey Hussle's Victory Lap, Pusha T's Daytona and Travis Scott's Astroworld.

Miller was discovered useless in his Studio City, California, house on Sept. 7. Three days later, his dying was dominated an unintentional drug overdose by the LA County Coroner.

The 61st Grammy Awards air Feb. 10 on CBS, broadcast dwell from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Mac Miller Earns First-Ever Grammy Nomination