If it wasn’t for the loss of his moms, this guy would be having the best year ever. Yeezy snagged a total of 8 Grammy nods, more than any other artist including his Big Brother who landed 5, and a whopping 7 more than you know who.
Oh and get used to the phrase "Grammy nominated artist Soulja Boy."
Complete list of Hip-Hop nominations below.
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
"I Wanna Love You" — Akon Featuring Snoop Dogg
"Kiss, Kiss" — Chris Brown & T-Pain
"Let It Go" — Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil’ Kim
"Umbrella" — Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z
"Good Life" — Kanye West Featuring T-Pain
Best Rap Song
"Ayo Technology" — N. Hills, Curtis Jackson, Timothy Mosley & Justin Timberlake, songwriters (50 Cent Featuring Justin Timberlake & Timbaland)
"Big Things Poppin’ (Do It)" — Clifford Harris & Byron Thomas, songwriters (T.I.)
"Can’t Tell Me Nothing" — A. Davis & Kanye West, songwriters (Kanye West)
"Crank That (Soulja Boy)" — Soulja Boy Tell’Em, songwriter (Soulja Boy Tell’Em)
"Good Life" — A. Davis, F. Najm & K. West, songwriters (Kanye West Featuring T-Pain)
Best Rap Album
Finding Forever - Common
Kingdom Come - Jay-Z
Hip-Hop Is Dead - Nas
T.I. vs T.I.P. - T.I.
Graduation - Kanye West