2013 Grammy 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. ft. Janelle Monae – “We Are Young”
Gotye ft. Kimba – “Somebody That I Used to Know”
Frank Ocean – “Thinkin Bout You”
Taylor Swift – “We Are Never Getting Back Together”

Best New Artist

The Alabama Shakes
Hunter Hayers
The Lumineers
Frank Ocean

Best Pop Vocal Album

Kelly Clarkson – Stronger
Florence and the Machine – Ceremonials
Fun. – Some Nights
Maroon 5 – Overexposed
Pink – The Truth About Love

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 ft. Kimbra – “Somebody That I Used to Know”
LMFAO – “Sexy and I Know It”
Maroon 5 -“Payphone”

Best Dance Recording

Avicii – “Levels”
Calvin Harris ft. Ne-Yo – “Let’s Go”
Skrillex ft. Sirag – “Bangarang”
Swedish House Mafia ft. John Martin – “Don’t You Worry Child”
Al Walser – “I Can’t Live Without You”

Best Dance Recording

Steve Aoki – Wonderland
The Chemical Brothers – Don’t Think
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
Coldpplay – Myly Xyloto
Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball
Jack White – Blunderbuss

Best Alternative Music Album

Fiona Apple – The Idler Wheel is Wider Than the Drive 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 ft. 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
Migeuel – 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

Flo Rida ft. Sia – “Wild Ones”
Jay-Z & Kanye West ft. Frank Ocean & the-Dream – “No Church in the Wild”
John legend ft. Ludacris – “Tonight (Best You Ever Had)”
Nas ft. Amy Whinehouse – “Cherry Wine”
Rihanna ft. Jay-z – “Talk That Talk”

Best Rap Song

Nas- “Daughters”
Wale ft. Miguel – “Lotus Flower Bomb”
Kanye ft. Big Sean, Push T & 2 Chainz – “Mercy”
Drake ft. Lil’ Wayne – “The Motto”
Jay-Z & Kanye West – “N—as in Paris”
Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa ft. 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 Country Solo Performance

Dierks Bentley – “Home”
Eric Church – “Springsteen”
Ronnie Dunn – “Cost of Livin'”
Hunter Hayes – “Wanter”
Blake Shelton – “over”
Carrie Underwood – “Blown Away”





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