The 2011 Grammy Award Nominees


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(The Grammy Awards were presented on Sunday, February 13, 2011.)

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    Record of the Year:

      “Nothin’ On You” — B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars
      “Love The Way You Lie” — Eminem Featuring Rihanna
      “F*** You” — Cee Lo Green
      “Empire State Of Mind” — Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
      "Need You Now" — Lady Antebellum  winner

    Album of the Year:

      "The Suburbs" — Arcade Fire"  winner
      "Recovery" — Eminem
      "Need You Now" — Lady Antebellum
      "The Fame Monster" — Lady Gaga Teenage
      "Dream" — Katy Perry

    Song of the Year:

      “Beg Steal Or Borrow” — Ray LaMontagne (Ray LaMontagne And The Pariah Dogs)
      “F*** You” — Cee Lo Green, Philip Lawrence & Bruno Mars (Cee Lo Green)
      “The House That Built Me” —Tom Douglas & Allen Shamblin (Miranda Lambert)
      “Love The Way You Lie” — Alexander Grant, Skylar Grey & Marshall Mathers (Eminem Featuring Rihanna)
      "Need You Now" — Lady Antebellum  (Dave Haywood, Josh Kear, Charles Kelley & Hillary Scott)  winner

    New Artist:

      Justin Bieber
      Florence & The Machine
      Mumford & Sons
      Esperanza Spalding  winner

    Female Pop Vocal Performance:

      "King Of Anything" -- Sara Bareilles
      "Halo (Live)" -- Beyoncé
      "Chasing Pirates" -- Norah Jones
      "Bad Romance" -- Lady Gaga  winner
      "Teenage Dream" -- Katy Perry

    Male Pop Vocal Performance:

      "Haven't Met You Yet" -- Michael Bublé
      "This Is It" -- Michael Jackson
      "Whataya Want From Me" -- Adam Lambert
      "Just The Way You Are" -- Bruno Mars  winner
      "Half Of My Heart -- John Mayer

    Pop Performance by a Duo or Group:

      “Don’t Stop Believin’” — Glee Cast
      “Misery” — Maroon 5
      “The Only Exception” — Paramore
      “Babyfather” — Sade
      Hey, Soul Sister” — Train  winner

    Pop Collaboration:

    Pop Vocal Album:

      "My World 2.0" -- Justin Bieber
      "I Dreamed A Dream" -- Susan Boyle
      "The Fame Monster" -- Lady Gaga  winner
      "Battle Studies" -- John Mayer
      "Teenage Dream" -- Katy Perry

    Solo Rock Vocal Performance:

      "Run Back To Your Side" -- Eric Clapton
      "Crossroads" -- John Mayer
      "Helter Skelter" -- Paul McCartney  winner
      "Silver Rider" -- Robert Plant
      "Angry World" -- Neil Young

    Rock Performance by a Duo or Group:

      "Ready To Start” — Arcade Fire
      “I Put A Spell On You” — Jeff Beck & Joss Stone
      Tighten Up” — The Black Keys  winner
      “Radioactive” — Kings Of Leon
      “Resistance” — Muse

    Rock Song:

      Angry World” — Neil Young (Neil Young)  winner
      “Little Lion Man” — Ted Dwane, Ben Lovett, Marcus Mumford & Country Winston (Mumford & Sons)
      “Radioactive” — Caleb Followill, Jared Followill, Matthew Followill & Nathan Followill (Kings Of Leon)
      “Resistance” — Matthew Bellamy (Muse)
      “Tighten Up” — Dan Auerbach & Patrick Carney (The Black Keys)

    Rock Album:

      "Emotion & Commotion" -- Jeff Beck
      "The Resistance" -- Muse  winner
      "Backspacer" -- Pearl Jam
      "Mojo" -- Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers
      "Le Noise" -- Neil Young

    Female R&B Vocal Performance:

      "Gone Already" -- Faith Evans
      "Bittersweet" -- Fantasia  winner
      "Everything To Me" -- Monica
      "Tired" -- Kelly Price
      "Holding You Down (Going In Circles)" -- Jazmine Sullivan

    Male R&B Vocal Performance:

      "Second Chance" -- El DeBarge
      "Finding My Way Back" -- Jaheim
      "Why Would You Stay" -- Kem
      "We're Still Friends" -- (Kirk Whalum &) Musiq Soulchild
      "There Goes My Baby" -- Usher  winner

    R&B Performance by a Duo or Group:

      “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  winner

    R&B Song:

      "Bittersweet" -- Charles Harmon & Claude Kelly, songwriters (Fantasia)
      "Finding My Way Back" -- Ivan "Orthodox" Barias, Curt Chambers, Carvin "Ransum" Haggins, Jaheim Hoagland & Miquel Jontel, songwriters (Jaheim)
      "Second Chance" -- E. Debarge & Mischke, songwriters (El DeBarge)
      "Shine" -- John Stephens, songwriter (John Legend & The Roots)  winner
      "Why Would You Stay" -- K. Owens, songwriter (Kem)

    R&B Album:

      "The Love & War Masterpeace" -- Raheem DeVaughn
      "Back To Me" -- Fantasia
      "Another Round" -- Jaheim
      "Wake Up!" -- John Legend & The Roots  winner
      "Still Standing" -- Monica

    Contemporary R&B Album:

      "Graffiti" — Chris Brown
      "Untitled" — R. Kelly
      "Transition" — Ryan Leslie
      "The ArchAndroid" — Janelle Monáe
      "Raymond V Raymond" — Usher  winner

    Rap Solo Performance:

      "Over" -- Drake
      "Not Afraid" -- Eminem  winner
      "How Low" -- Ludacris
      "I'm Back" -- T.I.
      "Power" -- Kanye West

    Rap Performance by a Duo or Group:

      "Shutterbugg" -- Big Boi & Cutty
      "Fancy" -- Drake, T.I. & Swizz Beatz
      "On To The Next One" -- Jay-Z & Swizz Beatz  winner
      "My Chick Bad" -- Ludacris & Nicki Minaj
      "Lose My Mind" -- Young Jeezy & Plies

    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  winner
      “Wake Up! Everybody” — John Legend, The Roots, Melanie Fiona & Common

    Rap Album:

      "The Adventures Of Bobby Ray" — B.o.B
      "Thank Me Later" — Drake
      "Recovery" — Eminem  winner
      "The Blueprint 3" — Jay-Z
      "How I Got Over" — The Roots

    Rap Song:

      Empire State Of Mind” — Shawn Carter, Angela Hunte, Burt Keyes, Alicia Keys, Jane’t “Jnay” Sewell-Ulepic & Alexander Shuckburgh (Jay-Z & Alicia Keys)  winner
      “Love The Way You Lie” — Alexander Grant, Skylar Grey & Marshall Mathers (Eminem & Rihanna)
      “Not Afraid” — M. Burnett, J. Evans, Marshall Mathers, L. Resto & M. Samuels (Eminem)
      “Nothin’ On You” — Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine, Bruno Mars & Bobby Simmons Jr. (B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars)
      “On To The Next One” — Shawn Carter, J. Chaton & K. Dean (Jay-Z & Swizz Beatz)

    Female Country Vocal Performance:

      "Satisfied" -- Jewel
      "The House That Built Me" -- Miranda Lambert  winner
      "Swingin'" -- LeAnn Rimes
      "Temporary Home" -- Carrie Underwood
      "I'd Love To Be Your Last" -- Gretchen Wilson

    Male Country Vocal Performance:

      "Macon" -- Jamey Johnson
      "Cryin' For Me (Wayman's Song)" -- Toby Keith
      "Turning Home" -- David Nail
      "'Til Summer Comes Around" -- Keith Urban  winner
      "Gettin' You Home" -- Chris Young

    Country Performance By A Duo Or Group:

      "Free" -- Zac Brown Band
      "Elizabeth" -- Dailey & Vincent
      "Need You Now" -- Lady Antebellum  winner
      "Little White Church" -- Little Big Town
      "Where Rainbows Never Die" -- The SteelDrivers

    Country Collaboration:

      “Bad Angel” — Dierks Bentley, Miranda Lambert & Jamey Johnson
      “Pride (In The Name Of Love)” — Dierks Bentley, Del McCoury & The Punch Brothers
      As She’s Walking Away” — Zac Brown Band & Alan Jackson  winner
      “Hillbilly Bone” — Blake Shelton & Trace Adkins
      “I Run To You” — Marty Stuart & Connie Smith

    Country Song:

      “The Breath You Take” — Casey Beathard, Dean Dillon & Jessie Jo Dillon (George Strait)
      “Free” — Zac Brown (Zac Brown Band)
      “The House That Built Me” — Tom Douglas & Allen Shamblin (Miranda Lambert)
      “I’d Love To Be Your Last” — Rivers Rutherford, Annie Tate & Sam Tate (Gretchen Wilson)
      “If I Die Young” — Kimberly Perry (The Band Perry)
      Need You Now” — Dave Haywood, Josh Kear, Charles Kelley & Hillary Scott (Lady Antebellum)  winner


    Country Album:

      "Up On The Ridge" — Dierks Bentley
      "You Get What You Give" — Zac Brown Band
      "The Guitar Song" — Jamey Johnson
      "Need You Now" — Lady Antebellum  winner
      "Revolution" — Miranda Lambert.

    The 53rd annual /Awards/GrammyAwards.shtml">Grammy Awards were be broadcast live
    from the Staples Center in Los Angeles,  on Feb. 13, 2011.

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