'Hamilton' just set a record for the most Tony nominations ever

“Hamilton” came out on top once again.

The Tony Award nominations honouring the best in Broadway were announced Tuesday morning, and the hip-hop musical about the Founding Fathers received a record 16 nominations, the most ever in the awards.

The “Hamilton” nods included Best Musical, Best Actor in a Musical (for both Lin-Manuel Miranda and Leslie Odom, Jr.), Best Actress in a Musical (for Phillipa Soo), and more.

James Corden will host this year’s Tony Awards on June 12.

You can see the full list of nominations at The Hollywood Reporter.

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