The countdown until the 2018 Grammys is on, and there are only a few more days until we'll know who's taking home trophies in the music industry this year. With a whopping 84 categories to go through, not every award will be presented live during the ceremonies on Jan. 28.

Whether you plan on watching the entire show or not, scrolling through the nominees can give a lot of insight into what the Recording Academy responded positively to this year. Click here to download a printable ballot of category highlights, and get yourself award show-ready before the big day.

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If you want to take the extra step and be the most informed Grammy watcher, also check out the full list of who is nominated for a Grammy, and who will be performing during the show.

Tune into the 2018 Grammy Awards being streamed live from Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Jan. 28, at 7:30 p.m. ET on CBS.