Jahseh “XXXTentacion” Onfroy just won Best New Artist at the 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards. According to HDD, the late performer will not have the chance to be the first posthumous winner of the same honor at the 2019 Grammy’s.
Recently Cardi B and Post Malone both also ruled ineligible for the Best New Artist Grammy Nomination.
Allegedly, A Boogie wit da Hoodie, 21 Savage, Lil Xan, 6lack, GoldLink, BlocBoy JB, Famous Dex, YoungBoy Never Broke Again, Daniel Ceasar, Normani, Ozuna, and Camila Cabello didn’t make the final list of 332 artists on the ballot.
The 2019 Grammy Awards will be taking place February 10, 2019, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
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