Adele, Bruno Mars, Kanye West Lead 54th Annual Grammy Awards Nominations

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131670616 Adele, Bruno Mars, Kanye West Lead 54th Annual Grammy Awards Nominations54th Grammy Nominees GalleryNominees were announced yesterday for the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, and[lastfm link_type="artist_info"] Kanye West[/lastfm] led the pack this year with a whopping SEVEN nominations, including Song of the Year and Best Song Collaboration for “All of the Lights,” Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song for “Otis,” and Best Rap Album for “Watch The Throne.”

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Adele[/lastfm] was also at the top with six nominations, including Record and Song of the Year for her mega-hit “Rolling in the Deep”, and Album of the Year for “21.”
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bruno Mars[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Foo Fighters[/lastfm] picked up six nominations each, while [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Lil Wayne[/lastfm] and Electronic Dance sensation [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Skrillex[/lastfm] both picked up five. Folk band [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bon Iver[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nicki Minaj[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Mumford & Sons[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Rihanna[/lastfm] each scored four nominations each.

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Check out the complete nominee’s list – and be sure to watch the 54th Annual Grammy Awards Feb 12th 8/7C on CBS.

Record of the Year:

“Rolling in the Deep,” Adele;
“Holocene,” Bon Iver;
“Grenade,” Bruno Mars;
“The Cave,” Mumford & Sons;
“Firework,” Katy Perry.

Album of the Year:

“21,” Adele;
“Wasting Light,” Foo Fighters;
“Born This Way,” Lady Gaga;
“Doo-Wops & Hooligans,” Bruno Mars;
“Loud,” Rihanna.

Song of the Year:

“All of the Lights,” Jeff Bhasker, Malik Jones, Warren Trotter and Kanye West, songwriters (performed by Kanye West, Rihanna, Kid Cudi and Fergie);
“The Cave,” Ted Dwane, Ben Lovett, Marcus Mumford and Country Winston, songwriters (Mumford & Sons);
“Grenade,” Brody Brown, Claude Kelly, Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine, Bruno Mars and Andrew Wyatt, songwriters (Bruno Mars);
“Holocene,” Justin Vernon, songwriter (Bon Iver);
“Rolling in the Deep,” Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth, songwriters (Adele).

New Artist:

The Band Perry,
Bon Iver,
J. Cole,
Nicki Minaj,
Skrillex.

Pop Vocal Album:
“21,” Adele;
“The Lady Killer,” Cee Lo Green;
“Born This Way,” Lady Gaga;
“Doo-Wops & Hooligans,” Bruno Mars;
“Loud,” Rihanna.

Best Pop Solo Performance
“Someone Like You” Adele
“Yoü And I” Lady Gaga
“Grenade” Bruno Mars
“Firework” Katy Perry
“F***in’ Perfect” Pink

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
“Body And Soul” Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse
“Dearest” The Black Keys
“Paradise” Coldplay
“Pumped Up Kicks” Foster The People
“Moves Like Jagger” Maroon 5 & Christina Aguilera

Best Dance Recording

“Raise Your Weapon” Deadmau5 & Greta Svabo Bech
“Barbra Streisand” Duck Sauce
“Sunshine” David Guetta & Avicii
“Call Your Girlfriend” Robyn
“Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites” Skrillex
“Save The World” Swedish House Mafia

Best Dance/Electronica Album

“Zonoscope” Cut/Copy
“4×4=12″ Deadmau5
“Nothing But The Beat” David Guetta
“Body Talk, Pt. 3″ Robyn
“Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites” Skrillex

Rock Album

“Rock ‘n’ Roll Party Honoring Les Paul,” Jeff Beck;
“Wasting Light,” Foo Fighters;
“Come Around Sundown,” Kings of Leon;
“I’m With You,” Red Hot Chili Peppers;
“The Whole Love,” Wilco.

R&B Album
“F.A.M.E.,” Chris Brown;
“Second Chance,” El DeBarge;
“Love Letter,” R. Kelly;
“Pieces of Me,” Ledisi;
“Kelly,” Kelly Price.

Rap Album
“Watch the Throne,” Jay-Z and Kanye West;
“Tha Carter IV,” Lil Wayne;
“Lasers,” Lupe Fiasco;
“Pink Friday,” Nicki Minaj;
“My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy,” Kanye West.

Country Album
“My Kinda Party,” Jason Aldean;
“Chief,” Eric Church;
“Own the Night,” Lady Antebellum;
“Red River Blue,” Blake Shelton;
“Here for a Good Time,” George Strait;
“Speak Now,” Taylor Swift.

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