Rapper's 'Back to Back' becomes first diss track to be nominated for a Grammy

Earlier in the day, the Grammy's released this year's nominations, shocking everyone with "Back to Back" listed in the "Best Rap Performance" category.

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Following the diss from rapper, Meek Mill,Drake released "Back to Back" as his second diss song, and now has become the first diss track to be nominated for a Grammy award.

Knowing the intention behind the track, it was quite unexpected when it turned into a hit, and even more shocking as it gets nominated for the prestigious Grammy Awards.

Most people, fans alike, have spoken up about the fact that Drake and OVO decided to submit the diss song rather than "Hotline Bling," for the nomination, especially since Drake actually released it before "Back to Back."

Ebro speculated via a tweet that Drake had wanted to focus on "Hotline Bling," but that it the label had submitted "Back to Back" instead, even as he went on to make some sense of the nominations choices.

The "Best Rap Performance" category that Drake is nominated for has been around since 1989 and even then notable diss tracks of the past like Tupac's "Hit Em Up,or Jay Z's "Takeover" were never recognized back then.

We are yet to find out if Meek or Drake will attend the awards this year, we cannot wait to discover the reactions that will spring up, especially on Twitter, if "Back to Back" ends up winning the award.

See the full Grammy Award's nominations list, here.

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