Metallica, Highly Suspect, blink-182, Disturbed and Korn nominated for Grammys

Music 07/12/2016

While pop music usually leads the way when it comes to Grammy winners, this year's list is splattered with some pretty damn good names from the rock genre. 

The category for Best Rock Song features Metallica's 'Hardwired' and Highly Suspect's 'My Name Is Human', while Korn are nominated for Best Metal Performance. 

Weezer and blink-182 are up for Best Rock Album, and Disturbed have received a nod for their live performance of 'The Sound on Silence' on Conan. 

Check out the full list of rock-related nominations below:

Best Rock Song:
Blackstar - David Bowie, songwriter (David Bowie)
Burn The Witch - Radiohead, songwriters (Radiohead)
Hardwired - James Hetfield & Lars Ulrich, songwriters (Metallica)
Heathens - Tyler Joseph, songwriter (Twenty One Pilots)
My Name Is Human - Rich Meyer, Ryan Meyer & Johnny Stevens, songwriters (Highly Suspect)

Best Rock Album:
California - Blink-182
Tell Me I'm Pretty - Cage The Elephant
Magma - Gojira
Death Of A Bachelor - Panic! At The Disco
Weezer - Weezer

Best Rock Performance:
Joe (Live From Austin City Limits) - Alabama Shakes
Don't Hurt Yourself - Beyoncé Featuring Jack White
Blackstar - David Bowie
The Sound Of Silence (Live On Conan) - Disturbed
Heathens - Twenty One Pilots

Best Metal Performance:
Shock Me - Baroness
Silvera - Gojira
Rotting In Vain - Korn
Dystopia - Megadeth
The Price Is Wrong - Periphery