2013 Grammy Nominations

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    281x211 (5)Fun., Jay-Z, Mumford & Sons, Frank Ocean and Kanye West top the 2013 Grammy nominations with six each, followed by the Black Keys and Miguel with five nods.

    The 55th annual Grammy Awards air Sunday, February 10, on CBS. Here are the highlights from the nominations:

     

    Album of the Year
    » The Black Keys – El Camino
    » Fun. – Some Nights
    » Mumford & Sons – Babel
    » Frank Ocean – Channel Orange
    » Jack White – Blunderbuss

    Record of the Year
    » The Black Keys – “Lonely Boy”
    » Kelly Clarkson – “Stronger”
    » Fun. feat. Janelle Monae – “We Are Young”
    » Gotye feat. Kimbra – “Somebody That I Used to Know”
    » Frank Ocean – “Thinkin Bout You”
    » Taylor Swift – “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together”

    Best New Artist
    » The Alabama Shakes
    » Fun.
    » Hunter Hayes
    » The Lumineers
    » Frank Ocean

    Song of the Year
    » Ed Sheeran – “The A Team”
    » Miguel – “Adorn”
    » Carly Rae Jepsen – “Call Me Maybe”
    » Kelly Clarkson – “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)”
    » Fun. – “We Are Young”

    Best Pop Solo Performance
    » Adele – “Set Fire to the Rain (Live)”
    » Kelly Clarkson – “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)”
    » Carly Rae Jepsen – “Call Me Maybe”
    » Katy Perry – “Wide Awake”
    » Rihanna – “Where Have You Been”

    Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
    » Florence and the Machine – “Shake It Out”
    » Fun. – “We Are Young”
    » Gotye feat. Kimbra – “Somebody That I Used to Know”
    » LMFAO – “Sexy and I Know It”
    » Maroon 5 – “Payphone”

    Best R&B Performance
    » Estelle – “Thank You”
    » Robert Glasper Experiment feat. Ledisi – “Gonna Be Alright (F.T.B.)
    » Luke James – “I Want You”
    » Miguel – “Adorn”
    » Usher – “Climax”

    Best Traditional R&B Performance
    » Anita Baker – “Lately”
    » Beyonce – “Love on Top”
    » Melanie Fiona – “Wrong Side of a Love Song”
    » Gregory Porter – “Real Good Hands”
    » SWV – “If Only You Knew”

    Best Urban Contemporary Album
    » Chris Brown, Fortune
    » Miguel, Kaleidoscope Dream
    » Frank Ocean, Channel Orange

    Best R&B Album
    » Robert Glasper Experiment, Black Radio
    » Anthony Hamilton, Back To Love
    » R. Kelly, Write Me Back
    » Tamia, Beautiful Surprise
    » Tyrese, Open Invitation

    Best Rap Performance
    » Drake feat. Lil’ Wayne – “HYFR (Hell Ya F—ing Right)”
    » Jay-Z & Kanye West – “N—as In Paris”
    » Nas – “Daughters”
    » Kanye West feat. Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz – “Mercy”
    » Young Geezy feat. Jay-Z & Andre 3000 – “I Do”

    Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
    » Flo Rida feat. Sia – “Wild Ones”
    » Jay-Z & Kanye West feat. Frank Ocean & The-Dream – “No Church in the Wild”
    » John Legend feat. Ludacris – “Tonight (Best You Ever Had)”
    » Nas feat. Amy Whinehouse – “Cherry Wine”
    » Rihanna feat. Jay-Z – “Talk That Talk”

    Best Rap Song
    » Nas – “Daughters”
    » Wale feat. Miguel – “Lotus Flower Bomb”
    » Kanye West Featuring Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz – “Mercy”
    » Drake feat. Lil’ Wayne – “The Motto”
    » Jay-Z & Kanye West – “N—as In Paris”
    » Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa Featuring Bruno Mars – “Young, Wild & Free”

    Best Rap Album
    » Drake, Take Care
    » Lupe Fiasco, Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, Pt. 1
    » The Roots, Undun
    » Nas, Life Is Good
    » Rick Ross, God Forgives, I Don’t
    » 2 Chainz, Based on a T.R.U. Story

    Best Blues Album
    » Shemekia Copeland, 33 1/3
    » Dr. John, Locked Down
    » Ruthie Foster, Let It Burn
    » Heritage Blues Orchestra, And I Still Rise
    » Joan Osborne, Bring It on Home

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