Recording Academy™ and Republic Records to Release 2019 GRAMMY® Nominees Album on Jan. 25, 2019

SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Recording Academy‘s GRAMMY Recordings® and
Republic Records will release the 2019 GRAMMY®
album on Jan. 25, 2019 in stores and via digital retailers.

The latest installment of the best-selling series—now in its 25th
year—features a collection of exceptional GRAMMY-nominated music for the
upcoming 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards®. A portion of album
proceeds benefit the year-round work of the GRAMMY Museum®
and MusiCares®—two charitable organizations founded by the
Recording Academy that focus on music education programs and critical
assistance for music people in need.

“We are very excited to partner with Republic Records to celebrate some
of the extraordinary GRAMMY-nominated songs that have highlighted the
past year in music, and we are thrilled to have music industry veteran
Leslie Lewis continue in her role as our longtime producer,” said Neil
Portnow, President/CEO of the Recording Academy. “This is a unique and
meaningful project for the Recording Academy, and we are pleased to
offer one lucky winner a chance to attend the 61st GRAMMY Awards. In
addition, we are privileged to donate a portion of album sales to our
charities the GRAMMY Museum and MusiCares.”

“We’re honored to join forces with the Recording Academy for this year’s
iconic GRAMMY Nominees album,” said Monte Lipman, founder and chairman
of Republic Records. “This body of work recognizes a moment in time and
music, and more importantly supports artist-related charitable causes.
I’m anticipating this year’s lineup will be as strong as any year in
recent memory.”

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The Recording Academy represents the voices of performers, songwriters,
producers, engineers, and all music professionals. Dedicated to ensuring
the recording arts remain a thriving part of our shared cultural
heritage, the Academy honors music’s history while investing in its
future through the GRAMMY Museum, advocates on behalf of music creators,
supports music people in times of need through MusiCares, and celebrates
artistic excellence through the GRAMMY Awards—music’s only
peer-recognized accolade and highest achievement. As the world’s leading
society of music professionals, we work year-round to foster a more
inspiring world for creators.

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A division of Universal Music Group, the world’s leading music company,
Republic Records is home to an all-star roster of multi-platinum,
award-winning legends and superstar artists such as Ariana Grande, Black
Sabbath, Florence + the Machine, Hailee Steinfeld, James Blake, James
Bay, John Mellencamp, Julia Michaels, Kid Cudi, Liam Payne, Of Monsters
and Men, Post Malone, Seth MacFarlane, Stevie Wonder, Taylor Swift and
more. Founded by brothers and chief executives Monte and Avery Lipman,
it is also comprised of innovative business ventures, including American
Recordings (The Avett Brothers), Boominati Worldwide (Metro
Boomin), Brushfire (Jack Johnson), Casablanca Records (Tïesto), Cash
Money (Drake, Jacquees, Nicki Minaj), Hollywood Records (Sofia
Carson, Zendaya), Lava Records (Greta Van Fleet, Jessie J, Lorde),
Monkeywrench (Pearl Jam), XO (The Weeknd, Belly, NAV), Young Money
(Drake, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj), Roc Nation (Jaden Smith, Justine Skye,
The Dream), among others. Republic also maintains a long-standing
strategic alliance with country powerhouse Big Machine Records, and
Universal Music Latin Entertainment. In addition, Republic has expanded
to release high-profile soundtracks for Universal Pictures (Fifty Shades
of Grey, SING), Fox TV (Lee Daniels’ STAR, The Four), and NBC TV (The
Voice), as well as other notable film and television franchises.