As the nominations trickled in on Twitter, the Bey-hive was on high alert: Would their queen
be snubbed? After all, she wasn't acknowledged for any of the major cross-genre categories such as Best Record or Best Song, and we'll have to wait until Friday night for the big Best Album reveal during CBS' A Very GRAMMY Christmas Special.
But Mrs. Carter
pulled through in the R&B categories, tying Smith mid-day for the most nominations this year with five apiece.