UK-based rock band Bastille highlight their incredible journey from bedroom recording to being nominated for a GRAMMY. "Being nominated for a GRAMMY was so far removed from what our expectations were," says frontman Dan Smith. Bastille — comprising Smith, bassist Will Farquarson, keyboardist Kyle Simmons, and drummer Chris "Woody" Wood — are nominated for Best New Artist for the 57th GRAMMY Awards.
Bastille: GRAMMY Nomination Caps An Amazing Year
Meet the nominees for Best New Artist for the 60th GRAMMY Awards, taking place Jan. 28, 2018, in New York City.
Chance The Rapper's acceptance speech for Best New Artist at the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 12, 2017, at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
After winning her first career GRAMMY for Best New Artist, Meghan Trainor is interviewed backstage at the 58th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 15, 2016, at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Meghan Trainor accepts the GRAMMY for Best New Artist at the 58th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 15, 2016, at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Courtney Barnett interviewed on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 15, 2016, at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Sam Smith accepts the GRAMMY for Best New Artist at the 57th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles.
Bastille interviewed on the red carpet at the 57th GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 8 at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
British singer/songwriter Sam Smith discusses what a GRAMMY nomination means to an artist's career and recalls his life-changing breakthrough in the United States. "The GRAMMYs, to me, are a certification of quality," says Smith.
Los Angeles-based pop/rock trio Haim discuss their origins playing in a cover band with their parents and the feelings they experienced in learning about their first career GRAMMY nomination.
Country singer/songwriter Brandy Clark reveals why country music is in her heart and describes why she believes it's important for an artist to maintain a focus on their dreams and aspirations.
In an exclusive interview with GRAMMY.com, British rock band Bastille discuss the unexpected success of their debut album, Bad Blood, and their hit single "Pompeii."
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis accept the GRAMMY for Best New Artist at the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Jan. 26, 2014, in Los Angeles.