Grimes launched new merchandise on her website, GrimesMusic.com today. She also announced that she will be releasing new music this Thursday, November 29th!
Grimes is the multimedia project of Canadian artist Claire Boucher. Her most recent album ‘Art Angels’ had prime placement on basically every End of Year list and her renowned live show has seen her sell out concerts and headline festivals worldwide. Grimes writes, performs, engineers and producers her music completely autonomously, as well directing and editing her music videos and drawing all of the illustrations on her packaging. She has graced the covers of magazines including NME, Dazed, Nylon, Teen Vogue, In Style, anOther and many more. Grimes recently received the Juno award for video of the year and a Much Music video award, and is currently working on her fifth album.
Rihanna is the lead female nominee at this year's show, with nominations in the following categories:
Artist of the Year
Collaboration of the Year - WORK
Video of the Year - WORK
Favorite Female Artist - Pop/Rock
Favorite Female Artist - Soul/R&B
Favorite Album - Soul/R&B
Favorite Song - Soul/R&B
DNCE - New Artist of the Year
Calvin Harris - Favorite Artist - EDM
Grimes is nominated for her contribution to the Suicide Squad soundtrack as Top Soundtrack