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Grammy rock cleanup: Trent Reznor, The Black Keys & more pick up nominations

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In addition to the rock and Big Four nominees — Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Record of the Year and Best New Artist — several other categories are recognizing rock and alternative artists at the 2022 Grammys.

Trent Reznor is nominated for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media for his score of the film Soul, alongside his Nine Inch Nails band mate Atticus Ross and co-composer Jon Batiste. The trio previously won Best Original Score at the 2021 Oscars.

The Black Keys‘ blues cover album Delta Kream will compete for Best Contemporary Blues Album.

In the Best Music Film category, you’ll find Billie Eilish‘s Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles concert film, and the Jimi Hendrix documentary Music, Money, Madness…Jimi Hendrix in Maui.

AC/DC‘s “Shot in the Dark” video is up for Best Music Video, alongside Eilish’s “Happier Than Ever.”

Other rock and alternative nominees include Bleachers frontman Jack Antonoff for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical, and Linkin Park‘s Mike Shinoda for Best Remixed Recording for his remix of the Deftones song “Passenger.”

Additionally, disgraced rocker Marilyn Manson is technically nominated for his contribution to Kanye West‘s new album Donda, which is up for Album of the Year.

The 2022 Grammys take place Monday, January 31.

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