Måneskin, Baz Luhrmann, Anitta and more Grammy nominees chatted with USA TODAY's Ralphie Aversa at Spotify's Best New Artist party in West Hollywood.
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It’s a wide-open competition for this year’s best new artist crown at Sunday’s Grammy Awards, and a live platform for the nominees reminded how tough the decision was for Recording Academy voters.
For the first time since 2020, Spotify hosted its Best New Artist party, a showcase for the hopefuls to perform and prove their worthiness. And with this year’s nominees ranging from bluegrass to jazz to straight up rock ‘n’ roll, diversity was in full supply.
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