>Most years at the Grammys, there is a frontrunner for the Best New Artist trophy.
>it’s really anybody’s guess how Recording Academy voters will classify who is “new” or decide what qualifies someone as having earned one of these spaces.
>Is it commercial success, such as in the case of K-pop band Stray Kids, who have charted a pair of No. 1 albums? Maybe it’s a desire to diversify the ranks, including artists who sing in other languages and who hail from countries not often represented in the Best New Artist category.
>Also Possible: Bailey Zimmerman, Blxst, Conan Gray, Jackson Wang, Joshua Bassett, Lainey Wilson, Maneskin, Rina Sawayama, Stray Kids, and Wet Leg, among many others