With a meteoric rise since first assembly in 2018, DOMi & JD BECK are capping off their triumphant 2022 with two nominations for the 2023 Grammy Awards.
The jazz duo, consisting of keyboardist DOMi Louna and drummer JD Beck, is up for Finest New Artist, whereas their debut album NOT TiGHT is nominated for Finest Modern Instrumental Album. Particularly, all eyes will likely be on the Finest New Artist class, which sees the duo up towards Anitta, Omar Apollo, Muni Lengthy, Samara Pleasure, Latto, Måneskin, Tobe Nwigwe, Molly Tuttle, and Moist Leg.
The pair could also be younger, however they’ve already cemented themselves as an impactful act throughout an array of genres. The discharge of NOT TiGHT specifically noticed the duo leveling up, as they recruited particular friends .Paak, Snoop Dogg, Busta Rhymes, Herbie Hancock, Thundercat, Mac DeMarco, and Kurt Rosenwinkel for the undertaking.
Nominations for the 2023 Grammy Awards had been unveiled on Tuesday (November fifteenth); try the total listing right here.
Previous to Music’s Largest Night time (happening on February fifth, 2023), listed here are 5 issues to learn about DOMi & JD BECK.
1. Each have an unlimited background in music
Louna and Beck every grew up surrounded by music. For Louna, she started her profession in music on the age of three, studying drums, keyboard, and piano earlier than enrolling in France’s Conservatoire De Nancy two years later to check jazz and classical music. She would then examine at Conservatoire de Paris earlier than touring to America to study on the Berklee School of Music.
For JD, a Dallas native, his musical journey began when was 5 when he discovered piano. He would then change to drums when he turned 9 earlier than he’d play gigs a yr later. He obtained steering from fellow Texas native Cleon Edwards and different musicians.