Grammy Awards 2013: le nominations

Sono state rese pubbliche ieri le nomination per l’edizione 2013 del Grammy Awards. Lo show andrà in scena il prossimo 10 febbraio dalla National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences allo Staples Center di Los Angeles. A condurre la serata saranno Taylor Swift (sempre più l’artista del momento) e LL Cool J.
Non sono mancate le sorprese. La più grossa riguarda l’esclusione di Justin Bieber. Anche Rhianna è stata esclusa dalle nominations più importanti fra le cui Record of the year e Best artist. Nelle categorie “Best rock album” e “Best rock song”, favoriti sono i Muse.

Ecco le nomination delle categorie più ambite:

Best Pop Vocal Album
‘Stronger’, Kelly Clarkson
‘Ceremonials’, Florence + the Machine
‘Some Nights’, fun.
‘Overexposed’, Maroon 5
‘The Truth About Love’, Pink

Record of the year
‘Lonely Boy’, The Black Keys
‘Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)’, Kelly Clarkson
‘We Are Young’, fun. feat. Janelle Monáe
‘Somebody That I Used To Know’, Gotye feat. Kimbra
‘Thinkin Bout You’ Frank Ocean
‘We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together’, Taylor Swift

Best New Artist
Alabama Shakes
Hunter Hayes
The Lumineers
Frank Ocean

Best Country Solo Performance
Home, Dierks Bentley
Springsteen, Eric Church
Cost of Livin, Ronnie Dunn
Wanted, Hunter Hayes
Over, Blake Shelton
Blown Away, Carrie Underwood

Album of the Year
‘El Camino’, The Black Keys
‘Some Nights’, .fun
‘Babel’, Mumford & Sons
‘Channel Orange’, Frank Ocean
‘Blunderbuss’, Jack White

Song of the year
‘The A Team’, Ed Sheeran
‘Adorn’, Miguel
‘Stronger’ (What Doesn’t Kill You), Kelly Clarkson
‘We Are Young’, fun.
‘Call Me Maybe’, Carly Rae JepsenBest Rock Performance

Hold On, Alabama Shakes
Lonely Boy, The Black Keys
Charlie Brown, Coldplay
I will Wait, Mumford & Sons
We Take Care Of Our Own, Bruce Springsteen

Best Rock Song
Freedom At 21, Jack White
I Will Wait, Mumford & Sons
Lonely Boy, The Black Keys
Madness, Muse
We Take Care Of Our Own, Bruce Springsteen

Best Rock Album
El Camino, The Black Keys
Mylo Xyloto, Coldplay
The 2nd Law, Muse
Wrecking Ball, Bruce Springsteen
Blunderbuss, Jack White

Best Alternative Music Album
The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do, Fiona Apple
Biophilia, Bjork
Making Mirrors, Gotye
Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming, M83
Bad As Me, Tom Waits

Best Pop Solo Performance
Set Fire To The Rain (Live), Adele
Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You), Kelly Clarkson
Call Me Maybe, Carly Rae Jepsen
Wide Awake, Katy Perry
Where Have You Been, Rihanna

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Florence & The Machine, Shake it Out
Fun. Featuring Janelle Monáe, We Are Young
Gotye Featuring Kimbra, Somebody That I Used To Know
LMFAO, Sexy And I Know It
Maroon 5 & Wiz Khalifa, Payphone

Best Dance Recording
Levels, Avicii
Let’s Go, Calvin Harris Featuring Ne-Yo
Bangarang, Skrillex Featuring Sirah
Don’t You Worry Child, Swedish House Mafia Featuring John Martin
I Can’t Live Without You, Al Walser

Best Dance/Electronica Album
Wonderland, Steve Aoki
Don’t Think, The Chemical Brothers
Album Title Goes Here, Deadmau 5
Fire & Ice, Kaskade
Bangarang, Skrillex

Best R&B Performance
Thank You, Estelle
Gonna Be Alright (F.T.B.), Robert Glasper Experiment Featuring Ledisi
I Want You, Luke James
Adorn, Miguel
Climax, Usher

Best R&B Song
Adorn, Miguel
Beautiful Surprise, Tamia
Heart Attack, Trey Songz
Pray for me, Anthony Hamilton
Refill, Elle Varner

Best Traditional R&B Performance
Lately, Anita Baker
Love On Top, Beyoncé
Wrong Side Of A Love Song, Melanie Fiona
Real Good Hands, Gregory Porter
If Only You Knew, SWV

Best R&B Album
Black Radio, Robert Glasper Experiment
Back To Love, Anthony Hamilton
Write Me Back, R. Kelly
Beautiful Surprise, Tamia
Open Invitation, Tyrese

Best Rap Song
Daughters, Nas
Lotus Flower Bomb, Wale Featuring Miguel
Mercy, Kanye West Featuring Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz
The Motto, Drake Featuring Lil’Wayne
N****s In Paris, Jay-Z & Kanye West
Young, Wild & Free, Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa Featuring Bruno Mars

Best Rap Performance
HYFR (Hell Ya F***ing Right), Drake Featuring Lil’ Wayne
N****s In Paris, Jay-Z & Kanye West
Daughters, Nas
Mercy, Kanye West Featuring Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz
I Do, Young Jeezy Featuring Jay-Z & André 3000

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Flo Rida Featuring Sia, Wild Ones
Jay-Z & Kanye West Featuring Frank Ocean & The-Dream, No Church in the wild
John Legend Featuring Ludacris, Tonight (Best You Ever Had)
Nas Featuring Amy Winehouse, Cherry Wine
Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z, Talk That Talk
Best Rap Album
Take Care, Drake
Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, Pt. 1, Lupe Fiasco
Life Is Good, Nas
Undun, The Roots
God Forgives, I Don’t, Rick Ross
Based On A T.R.U. Story, 2 Chainz