It has recently doubled to that.
The Recording Academy recently announced a number of changes, including the “secret” nomination rating, which many blame for the fact that The Weeknd kept The Weeknd despite its single “Blinding Lights” and the single after which its 2020 album “After Hours” was named , has not received a single nomination, “massive streaming hits and critically acclaimed.
“I think the industry and the public really need to see the transparent system in play for the win to be celebrated, but it’s an important start,” The Weeknd told Variety. “I’m still not interested in being a part of the Grammys, especially because they have admitted corruption themselves over the decades. I will no longer submit in the future.”
A rep for the singer referred CNN to his comments on the two releases when asked for comment.
CNN has also approached the Recording Academy, the governing body for the Grammys, for comment.