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Posted December 2, 2010 by Strawberry Blunt in ThatsEnuff
 
 

EMINEM AND JAY-Z LEAD GRAMMY NOMINATIONS!!

CBS broadcasted the Grammy nominees yesterday evening, and it looks like it will be a remarkable year for hip-hop artists! Eminem is in the lead, receiving a staggering 10 Grammy nominations!  He was nominated for prestigious categories Song of the Year, Album of the Year and Record of the Year.  Roc Nation’s Bruno Mars received 7 nominations, which is incredible considering he has only been in the game for three years.  Jay-z earned six nominations, John Legend and B.O.B received 5 noms and Drake, Rihanna and Cee-lo Green raked in 4. Nicki Minaj has been nominated for her first Grammy as well. The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards ceremony will take place in the Staples Center in L.A. on February 13th at 8pm EST on the CBS network. Check out the full list of hip-hop categories and nominees below!

xoxo,

Hala

Album of the Year

  • Recovery – Eminen
  • Need You Now – Lady Antebellum
  • The Fame Monster – Lady Gaga
  • Teenage Dream – Katy Perry
  • The Suburbs – Arcade Fire

Record of the Year

 

  • “Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem & Rihanna
  • “Nothin’ on You” – B.o.B & Bruno Mars
  • “Empire State of Mind” – Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
  • “Need You Now” – Lady Antebellum
  • “F**k You” – Cee Lo Green

Song of the Year

  • “Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem & Rihanna
  • “F**k You”- Cee Lo Green
  • “The House That Built Me” – Miranda Lambert
  • “Beg, Steal, or Borrow” – Ray LaMontagne
  • “Need You Now” – Lady Antebellum

Best New Artist

  • Drake
  • Esperanza Spalding
  • Justin Bieber
  • Florence + the Machine
  • Mumford & Sons

Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals

  • “Don’t Stop Believin’ (Regionals Version)” – “Glee”
  • Cast “Misery” – Maroon 5
  • “The Only Exception” – Paramore
  • “Babyfather” – Sade
  • “Hey, Soul Sister (Live)” – Train

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

  • Sara Bareilles – “King of Anything”
  • Beyoncé – “Halo”
  • Norah Jones – “Chasing Pirates”
  • Lady Gaga – “Bad Romance”
  • Katy Perry – “Teenage Dream”

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

  • Michael Bublé – “Haven’t Met You Yet”
  • Michael Jackson – “This Is It”
  • Adam Lambert – “Whataya Want From Me”
  • Bruno Mars – “Just the Way You Are”
  • John Mayer – “Half of My Heart”

Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals

  • “Airplanes II” — B.o.B, Eminem & Hayley Williams
  • “Imagine” — Herbie Hancock, Pink, India.Arie, Seal, Konono No. 1, Jeff Beck & Oumou Sangare
  • “If It Wasn’t For Bad” — Elton John & Leon Russell
  • “Telephone” — Lady Gaga & Beyoncé
  • “California Gurls” — Katy Perry & Snoop Dogg
  • Best Dance Recording“Rocket” – Goldfrapp
    “In For The Kill” – La Roux
    “Dance in the Dark” – Lady Gaga
    “Only Girl (In The World)” – Rihanna
    “Dancing on My Own” – Robyn

Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals

  • “Take My Time” – Chris Brown & Tank
  • “Love” – Chuck Brown, Jill Scott & Marcus Miller
  • “You’ve Got A Friend” – Ronald Isley & Aretha Franklin
  • “Shine” – John Legend & The Roots
  • “Soldier of Love” – Sade

Best Contemporary R&B Album

  • Graffiti – Chris Brown
  • Untitled – R. Kelly
  • Transition – Ryan Leslie
  • The ArchAndroid – Janelle Monáe
  • Raymond v. Raymond – Usher

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

  • “Nothin’ on You” – B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars
  • “Deuces” – Chris Brown, Tyga & Kevin McCall
  • “Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem & Rihanna
  • “Empire State of Mind” – Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
  • “Wake Up! Everybody” – John Legend, The Roots, Melanie Fiona & Common

Best Rap Song

  • “Empire State Of Mind” – Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
  • “Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem & Rihanna
  • “Not Afraid” – Eminem
  • “Nothin’ on You” – B.o.B & Bruno Mars
  • “On to the Next One” — Jay-Z & Swizz Beatz

Best Rap Album