Solange Earned Her First-Ever Grammy Nomination For Best R&B Performance

“Cranes In The Sky” from her A Seat at the Table album is nominated for the award.

December 06, 2016

www.solangemusic.com photography: @carlota_guerrero #aseatatthetable

A photo posted by Solange (@saintrecords) on

Solange has earned her first-ever Grammy nomination for Best R&B Performance at the 2017 awards. She's nominated for "Cranes in the Sky," from her A Seat at the Table album, released on September 30, the last day for Grammy eligibility for the 2017 awards. The nomination is another milestone in a year of accomplishments for Solange: She earned her first No. 1 debut in October, selling 72,000 equivalent album units in its first week.

ADVERTISEMENT

Beyoncé earned the most nominations for the 2017 Grammy Awards with nine, making her the most-nominated woman artist of all time. Drake, Rihanna, and Kanye West each earned eight nods, while Chance the Rapper scored seven nominations. Watch Solange's "Cranes in the Sky" video below.

Solange Earned Her First-Ever Grammy Nomination For Best R&B Performance