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2013 Grammy Nominations: fun. Scores Big

2013 Grammy Nominations: fun. Scores Big

December 05, 2012

The countdown to music's biggest night has begun!

Live from Nashville, Tennessee LL Cool J and Taylor Swift emceed the Grammy Nominations concert featuring performances by fun., Hunter Hayes, Maroon 5, Luke Bryan, Ne-Yo and LL Cool J, Janelle Monae, and Dierks Bentley.

Video: LL Cool J Previews the 2013 Grammy Nominations Concert

Below is a complete list of the nominees:

Pop Vocal Album:

Kelly Clarkson, Stronger

Florence + the Machine, Ceremonial

fun., Some Nights

Maroon 5, Overexposed

Pink, The Truth About Love

Record of the Year:

The Black Keys, Lonely Boy

Kelly Clarkson, Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)

fun., Tonight

Goyte, Somebody I Used to Know

Frank Ocean, Think About You

Taylor Swift, We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together

Best New Artist:

Alabama Shakes

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Hunter Hayes

The Lumineers

Frank Ocean

Country Solo Performance:

Dierks Bentley, Home

Eric Church, Springsteen

Ronnie Dunn, Cost of Livin'

Hunter Hayes, Wanted

Blake Shelton, Over

Carrie Underwood, Blown Away

Album of the Year:

The Black Keys, El Camino

fun., Some Nights

Mumford & Sons, Babel

Frank Ocean, Channel Orange

Jack White, Blunderbuss

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 Dance Recording:

Avicii, Levels

Calvin Harris feat. Ne-Yo, Let's Go

Skrillex feat. Sirah, Bangarang

Swedish House Mafia feat. John Martin, Don't You Worry Child

Al Walser, I Can't Live Without You

Best Dance/Electronic Album:

Steve Aoki, Wonderland

The Chemical Brothers, Don't Think

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Kaskade, Fire & Ice

Skrillex, Bangarang

Best Rock Performance:

Alabama Shakes, Hold On

The Black Keys, Lonely Boy

Coldplay, Charlie Brown

Mumford & Sons, I Will Wait

Bruce Springsteen, We Take Care of Our Own

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance:

Anthrax, I'm Alive

Halestorm, Love Bites (So Do I)

Iron Maiden, Blood Brothers

Lamb of God, Ghost Walking

Marilyn Manson, No Reflection

Megadeth, Whose Life (Is It Anyways?)

Best Rock Song:

Jack White, Freedom at 21

Mumford & Sons, I Will Wait

The Black Keys, Lonely Boy

Muse, Madness

Bruce Springsteen, We Take Care of Our Own

Best Rock Album:

The Black Keys, El Camino

Muse, The 2nd Law

Coldplay, Mylo Xyloto

Bruce Springsteen, Wrecking Ball

Jack White, Blunderbuss

Best Alternative Music Album:

Fiona Apple, The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do

Bjork, Biophilia

Gotye, Making Mirrors

M83, Hurry Up, We're Dreaming

Tom Waits, Bad As Me

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 Jeezy 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 Country Song:

Carrie Underwood, Blown Away

Ronnie Dunn, Cost of Livin'

Eli Young Band, Even If It Breaks Your Heart

Alan Jackson, So You Don't Have to Love Me Anymore

Eric Church, Springsteen

Best Americana Album:

The Avett Brothers, The Carpenter

John Fullbright, From the Ground Up

The Lumineers, The Lumineers

Mumford & Sons, Babel

Bonnie Raitt, Slipstream

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

Don't miss the 55th Annual Grammy Awards airing live from the Los Angeles Staples Center February 10. LL Cool J returns as host.

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