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2012 Grammy Nominations

1 Comment 01 December 2011

The 54th Annual Grammy Awards are taking place on February 12, 2012 at 8pm. The nominees were officially announced last night. You can find the full list of nominees on the Grammy website. Here are some highlights:

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” – Kanye West
“The Cave” – Mumford & Sons
“Grenade” – Bruno Mars
“Holocene” – Bon Iver
“Rolling in the Deep” – Adele

Record of the year
“Rolling In the Deep” — Adele
“Holocene” — Bon Iver
“Grenade” — Bruno Mars
“The Cave” — Mumford & Sons
“Firework” — Katy Perry

Some other WTTS artist nominations:

  • Adele for Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Short Form Music Video
  • Alison Krauss & Union Station for Best Bluegrass Album
  • Amy Winehouse & Tony Bennett for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
  • The Arcade Fire for Best Recording Package
  • The Black Keys for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
  • Bon Iver for Best New Artist, Best Alternative Music Album
  • Bruce Springsteen for Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package
  • The Civil Wars for Best Country Duo/Group Performance, Best Folk Album
  • Coldplay for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song
  • Danger Mouse for Producer of the Year
  • Death Cab for Cutie for Best Alternative Music Album
  • The Decemberists for Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song
  • Eddie Vedder for Best Folk Album
  • Fleet Foxes for Best Folk Album
  • Foo Fighters for Best Rock Performance, Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance, Best Rock Song, Best Rock Song, Best Rock Album, Best Long Form Music Video
  • Foster the People for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Alternative Music Album
  • Gregg Allman for Best Blues Album
  • Kings of Leon for Best Rock Album, Best Long Form Music Video
  • Lucinda Williams for Best Americana Album
  • Mumford & Sons for Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song
  • My Morning Jacket for  Best Alternative Music Album
  • Ok Go –Best Short Form Music Video
  • Paul McCartney for Best Historical Album
  • Radiohead for Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song, Best Alternative Music Album , Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package, Best Short Form Music Video
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers for Best Rock Album
  • Steve Earle for Best Folk Album
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band for Best Blues Album
  • TV on the Radio for Best Long Form Music Video
  • Warren Haynes for Best Blues Album
  • Wilco for Best Rock Album

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  1. Eric says:

    How is it that Grammy considers Bon Iver a new artist? It’s like what happened with Arcade Fire a few years ago. Hey Grams, just because you missed the boat with “Funeral” and “For Emma…” doesn’t mean they didn’t really happen!

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