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Grammys 2013: Full list of nominees

6 Dec

Grammy 2013 Taylor-Swift

Taylor Swift at 2013 Grammy Nomination Concert – Photo

 

fun., Frank Ocean, Mumford & Sons, Jay-Z, Kanye West and Dan Auerbach from The Black Keys have six nominations each.

Taylor Swift beatboxes while LL Cool J Sings "Mean" at Grammy 2013 Nomination concert

2013 Grammy: Complete list of nominees

GENERAL FIELD

Record Of The Year

Lonely Boy – The Black Keys
Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You) – Kelly Clarkson
We Are Young – Fun. featuring Janelle Monae
Somebody That I Used to Know – Gotye featuring Kimbra
Thinkin Bout You – Frank Ocean
We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together – Taylor Swift

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
Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepsen
Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You) – Kelly Clarkson
We Are Young – Fun. featuring Janelle Monae

Best New Artist

Alabama Shakes
Fun.
Hunter Hayes
The Lumineers
Frank Ocean

POP FIELD

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

Shake It Out – Florence and the Machine
We Are Young – Fun. featuring Janelle Monae
Somebody That I Used To Know – Gotye featuring Kimbra
Sexy And I Know It – Lmfao
Payphone – Maroon 5 featuring Wiz Khalifa

Best Pop Instrumental Album

24/7 – Gerald Albright & Norman Brown
Impressions – Chris Botti
Four Hands & A Heart Volume One – Larry Carlton
Live At The Blue Note Tokyo – Dave Koz
Rumbadoodle – Arun Shenoy

Best Pop Vocal Album

Stronger – Kelly Clarkson
Ceremonials – Florence and the Machine
Some Nights – Fun.
Overexposed – Maroon 5
The Truth About Love – Pink

DANCE / ELECTRONICA FIELD

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
&rt;Album Title Goes Here< – Deadmau5
Fire & Ice – Kaskade
Bangarang – Skrillex

TRADITIONAL POP FIELD

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Christmas – Michael Buble
A Holiday Carole – Carole King
Kisses On The Bottom – Paul Mccartney

ROCK FIELD

Best 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 Hard Rock/Metal Performance

I’m Alive – Anthrax
Love Bites (So Do I) – Halestorm
Blood Brothers – Iron Maiden
Ghost Walking – Lamb Of God
No Reflection – Marilyn Manson
Whose Life (Is It Anyways?) – Megadeth

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

ALTERNATIVE FIELD

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

R&B FIELD

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 Traditional R&B Performance

Lately – Anita Baker
Love On Top – Beyonce Knowles
Wrong Side Of A Love Song – Melanie Fiona
Real Good Hands – Gregory Porter
If Only You Knew – Swv

Best R&B Song

Adorn – Miguel
Beautiful Surprise – Tamia
Heart Attack – Trey Songz
Pray For Me – Anthony Hamilton
Refill – Elle Varner

Best Urban Contemporary Album

Fortune – Chris Brown
Kaleidoscope Dream – Miguel
Channel Orange – Frank Ocean

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

RAP FIELD

Best Rap Performance

HYFR Hell Ya Fu**in – Drake featuring Lil’ Wayne
Niggas In Paris – Kanye West And Jay-Z
Daughters – Nas
Mercy – Kanye West featuring Big Sean, Pusha T,  2 Chainz
I Do – Young Jeezy featuring Jay-z, Andre 3000

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

Wild Ones – Flo Rida featuring Sia
No Church In The Wild – Kanye West And Jay-Z featuring Frank Ocean, The-dream
Tonight (Best You Ever Had) – John Legend featuring Ludacris
Cherry Wine – Nas featuring Amy Winehouse
Talk That Talk – Rihanna featuring Jay-Z

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
Niggas In Paris – Kanye West And Jay-Z
Young, Wild & Free – Snoop Dogg And Wiz Khalifa featuring Bruno Mars

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

COUNTRY FIELD

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

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

Even If It Breaks Your Heart – Eli Young Band
Pontoon – Little Big Town
Safe & Sound – Taylor Swift & The Civil Wars
On The Outskirts Of Town – The Time Jumpers
I Just Come Here For The Music – Don Williams featuring Alison Krauss

Best Country Song

Blown Away – Carrie Underwood
Cost Of Livin’ – Ronnie Dunn
Even If It Breaks Your Heart – Eli Young Band
So You Don’t Have To Love Me Anymore – Alan Jackson
Springsteen – Eric Church

Best Country Album

Uncaged – Zac Brown Band
Hunter Hayes – Hunter Hayes
Living For A Song: A Tribute To Hank Cochran – Jamey Johnson
Four The Record – Miranda Lambert
The Time Jumpers – The Time Jumpers

NEW AGE FIELD

Best New Age Album

Echoes Of Love – Omar Akram
Live Ananda – Krishna Das
Bindu – Michael Brant Demaria
Deep Alpha – Steven Halpern
Light Body – Peter Kater
Troubadours On The Rhine – Loreena McKennitt

JAZZ FIELD

Best Improvised Jazz Solo

Cross Roads – Ravi Coltrane
Hot House – Gary Burton & Chick Coreas
Alice In Wonderland – Chick Corea
J. Mac – Kenny Garrett
Ode – Brad Mehldau

Best Jazz Vocal Album

Soul Shadows – Denise Donatelli
1619 Broadway: The Brill Building Project – Kurt Elling
Live – Al Jarreau (and The Metropole Orkest)
The Book Of Chet – Luciana Souza
Radio Music Society – Esperanza Spalding

Best Jazz Instrumental Album

Further Explorations – Chick Corea, Eddie Gomez & Paul Motian
Hot House – Chick Corea & Gary Burton
Seeds From The Underground – Kenny Garrett
Blue Moon – Ahmad Jamal
Unity Band – Pat Metheny Unity Band

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

Centennial: Newly Discovered Works Of Gil Evans – Gil Evans Project
For The Moment – Bob Mintzer Big Band
Dear Diz (Every Day I Think Of You) – Arturo Sandoval

Best Latin Jazz Album

Flamenco Sketches – Chano Domínguez
¡ritmo! – The Clare Fischer Latin Jazz Big Band
Multiverse – Bobby Sanabria Big Band
Duos Iii – Luciana Souza
New Cuban Express – Manuel Valera New Cuban Express

GOSPEL FIELD

Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance

Jesus, Friend Of Sinners – Casting Crowns
Take Me To The King – Tamela Mann
Go Get It – Mary Mary
10,000 Reasons (bless The Lord) – Matt Redman
My Testimony – Marvin Sapp

Best Gospel Song

Go Get It – Mary
Hold On – James Fortune & Fiya, Monica & Fred Hammond
I Feel Good – Fred Hammond
My Testimony – Marvin Sapp
Released – Bill Winston & Living Word featuring Donald Lawrence

Best Contemporary Christian Music Song

Jesus, Friend Of Sinners – Casting Crowns
10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord) – Matt Redman
When Mercy Found Me – Rhett Walker Band
White Flag – Chris Tomlin
Your Presence Is Heaven – Israel & New Breed

Best Gospel Album

Identity – James Fortune & Fiya
Jesus At The Center Live – Israel & New Breed
Gravity – Lecrae
I Win – Marvin Sapp
Worship Soul – Anita Wilson

Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

Come To The Well – Casting Crowns
Where I Find You – Kari Jobe
Gold – Britt Nicole
Eye On It – Tobymac
Into The Light – Matthew West

LATIN FIELD

Best Latin Pop Album

Independiente – Ricardo Arjona
Ilusión – Fonseca
Kany Garcia – Kany Garcia
¿con Quién Se Queda El Perro? – Jesse Y Joy
Mtv Unplugged Deluxe Edition – Juanes

Best Latin Rock, Urban Or Alternative Album

Campo – Campo
Déjenme Llorar – Carla Morrison
Imaginaries – Quetzal
Electro-jarocho – Sistema Bomb
La Bala – Ana Tijoux

Best Regional Mexican Music Album (including Tejano)

Pecados Y Milagros – Lila Downs
Sembrando Flores – Los Cojolites
365 Días – Los Tucanes De Tijuana
Oye – Mariachi Divas De Cindy Shea
El Primer Ministro – Gerardo Ortiz

Best Tropical Latin Album

Cubano Soy – Raúl Lara Y Sus Soneros
Desde Nueva York A Puerto Rico – Eddie Montalvo
Retro – Marlow Rosado Y La Riqueña
Formula Vol. 1 – Romeo Santos

AMERICAN ROOTS

Best Americana Album

The Carpenter – The Avett Brothers
From The Ground Up – John Fullbright
The Lumineers – The Lumineers
Babel – Mumford & Sons
Slipstream – Bonnie Raitt

Best Bluegrass Album

The Gospel Side Of – Dailey & Vincent
Life Finds A Way – The Grascals
Beat The Devil And Carry A Rail – Noam Pikelny
Scratch Gravel Road – Special Consensus
Nobody Knows You – Steep Canyon Rangers

Best Blues Album

33 1/3 – Shemekia Copeland
Locked Down – Dr. John
Let It Burn – Ruthie Foster
And Still I Rise – Heritage Blues Orchestra
Bring It On Home – Joan Osborne

Best Folk Album

Leaving Eden – Carolina Chocolate Drops
Election Special – Ry Cooder
Hambone’s Meditations – Luther Dickinson
The Goat Rodeo Sessions – Yo-yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile
This One’s For Him: A Tribute To Guy Clark – Various Artists

Best Regional Roots Music Album

Malama Ko Aloha (Keep Your Love) – Keola Beamer
Shi Kéyah Songs For The People – Radmilla Cody
Pilialoha – Weldon Kekauoha
Nothin’ But The Best – Corey Ledet With Anthony Dopsie, Dwayne Dopsie And André Thierry
The Band Courtbouillon – Wayne Toups, Steve Riley & Wilson Savoy

REGGAE FIELD

Best Reggae Album

Rebirth – Jimmy Cliff
Miracle – The Original Wailers
Tomahawk Technique – Sean Paul
New Legend, Jamaica 50th Edition – Sly & Robbie & The Jam Masters
Reggae Got Soul: Unplugged On Strawberry Hill – Toots And The Maytals

WORLD MUSIC FIELD

Best World Music Album

Folila – Amadou & Mariam
On A Gentle Island Breeze – Daniel Ho
Jabulani – Hugh Masekela
Traveller – Anoushka Shankar
The Living Room Sessions Part 1 – Ravi Shankar

CHILDREN’S FIELD

Best Children’s Album

Can You Canoe? – The Okee Dokee Brothers
High Dive And Other Things That Could Have Happened … – Bill Harley
Jumpinjazz Kids: A Swinging Jungle Tale – Various Artists
Little Seed: Songs For Children By Woody Guthrie – Elizabeth Mitchell
Radio Jungle – The Pop Ups

SPOKEN WORD FIELD

Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Storytelling)

American Grown (Michelle Obama) – Various Artists
Back To Work: Why We Need Smart Government For A Strong Economy – Bill Clinton
Drift: The Unmooring Of American Military – Rachel Maddow
Seriously… I’m Kidding – Ellen Degeneres
Society’s Child: My Autobiography – Janis Ian

COMEDY FIELD

Best Comedy Album

Blow Your Pants Off – Jimmy Fallon
Cho Dependent (live In Concert) – Margaret Cho
In God We Rust – Lewis Black
Kathy Griffin: Seaman 1st Class – Kathy Griffin
Mr. Universe – Jim Gaffigan
Rize Of The Fenix – Tenacious D

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People’s Choice Awards 2013 Nominees

16 Nov

The nominations for the 2013 People’s Choice Awards (Jan. 9) were announced last night.

Maroon 5 front man Adam Levine is up for six awards, while Justin Bieber earned five nods,

The full list of 2013 People’s Choice Awards nominees: 

MOVIES

Favorite Movie:

The Amazing Spider-Man
The Avengers
The Dark Knight Rises
The Hunger Games
Snow White and the Huntsman

Favorite Movie Actor:

Channing Tatum
Johnny Depp
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Robert Downey, Jr.
Will Smith

Favorite Movie Actress:

Anne Hathaway
Emma Stone
Jennifer Lawrence
Mila Kunis
Scarlett Johansson

Favorite Movie Icon:

Emma Thompson
Maggie Smith
Meryl Streep
Michelle Pfeiffer
Susan Sarandon

Favorite Action Movie:

The Amazing Spider-Man
The Avengers
The Dark Knight Rises
The Hunger Games
Men in Black 3

Favorite Action Movie Star:

Chris Evans
Chris Hemsworth
Christian Bale
Robert Downey, Jr.
Will Smith

Favorite Face of Heroism:

Anne Hathaway – The Dark Knight Rises
Emma Stone – The Amazing Spider-Man
Jennifer Lawrence – The Hunger Games
Kristen Stewart – Snow White and the Huntsman
Scarlett Johansson – The Avengers

Favorite Comedic Movie:

21 Jump Street
Dark Shadows
Pitch Perfect
Ted
What to Expect When You’re Expecting

Favorite Comedic Actor:

Adam Sandler
Ben Stiller
Channing Tatum
Will Ferrell
Zach Galifianakis

Favorite Comedic Actress:

Cameron Diaz
Emily Blunt
Jennifer Aniston
Mila Kunis
Reese Witherspoon

Favorite Dramatic Movie:

Argo
The Lucky One
Magic Mike
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
The Vow

Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor:

Bradley Cooper
Channing Tatum
Jake Gyllenhaal
Liam Neeson
Zac Efron

Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress:

Charlize Theron
Emma Watson
Keira Knightley
Meryl Streep
Rachel McAdams

Favorite Movie Franchise:

The Avengers
The Dark Knight
The Hunger Games
Madagascar
Spider-Man

Favorite Movie Superhero:

Andrew Garfield – Spider-Man
Chris Evans – Captain America
Chris Hemsworth – Thor
Christian Bale – Batman
Robert Downey, Jr. – Iron Man

Favorite On-Screen Chemistry:

Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield – The Amazing Spider-Man
Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth – The Hunger Games
Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth – Snow White and the Huntsman
Rachel McAdams, Channing Tatum – The Vow
Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner – The Avengers

Favorite Movie Fan Following:

Potterheads – Harry Potter
Ringers – The Lord of the Rings
Rum Runners – Pirates of the Caribbean
Tributes – The Hunger Games
Twihards – Twilight

TELEVISION

Favorite Network TV Comedy:

The Big Bang Theory
Glee
How I Met Your Mother
Modern Family
New Girl

Favorite Network TV Drama:

Gossip Girl
Grey’s Anatomy
Grimm
Once Upon a Time
Revenge

Favorite Cable TV Comedy:

Awkward
Hot in Cleveland
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Melissa & Joey
Psych

Favorite Cable TV Drama:

Burn Notice
Leverage
Pretty Little Liars
The Walking Dead
White Collar

Favorite Premium Cable TV Show:

Dexter
Game of Thrones
Homeland
Spartacus
True Blood

Favorite TV Crime Drama:

Bones
Castle
Criminal Minds
CSI
NCIS

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show:

Doctor Who
Once Upon a Time
Supernatural
The Vampire Diaries
The Walking Dead

Favorite Comedic TV Actor:

Chris Colfer
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Jim Parsons
Neil Patrick Harris
Ty Burrell

Favorite Comedic TV Actress:

Jane Lynch
Kaley Cuoco
Lea Michele
Sofia Vergara
Zooey Deschanel

Favorite Dramatic TV Actor:

Ian Somerhalder
Jared Padalecki
Jensen Ackles
Nathan Fillion
Paul Wesley

Favorite Dramatic TV Actress:

Ellen Pompeo
Emily Deschanel
Ginnifer Goodwin
Nina Dobrev
Stana Katic

Favorite Daytime TV Host:

George Stephanopoulos, Josh Elliott, Lara Spencer, Robin Roberts, Sam Champion, Good Morning America
Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan, Live with Kelly & Michael
Ellen DeGeneres, The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Al Roker, Savannah Guthrie, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales, The Today Show
Barbara Walters, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, Joy Behar, Sherri Shepherd, Whoopi Goldberg, The View

Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host:

Chelsea Handler
Conan O’Brien
David Letterman
Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Kimmel

Favorite New Talk Show Host:

Jeff Probst
Katie Couric
Michael Strahan
Ricki Lake
Steve Harvey

Favorite Competition TV Show:

American Idol
America’s Got Talent
Dancing with the Stars
The Voice
The X Factor

Favorite Celebrity Judge:

Adam Levine
Britney Spears
Christina Aguilera
Demi Lovato
Jennifer Lopez

Favorite TV Fan Following:

Gleeks – Glee
Little Liars – Pretty Little Liars
Oncers – Once Upon A Time
SPNFamily – Supernatural
TVDFamily – The Vampire Diaries

Favorite New TV Comedy:

Ben & Kate
Go On
Guys with Kids
The Mindy Project
The Neighbors
The New Normal
Partners

Favorite New TV Drama:

666 Park Avenue
Arrow
Beauty & The Beast
Chicago Fire
Elementary
Emily Owens, M.D.
Last Resort
The Mob Doctor
Nashville
Revolution
Vegas

MUSIC

Favorite Male Artist:

Blake Shelton
Chris Brown
Jason Mraz
Justin Bieber
Usher

Favorite Female Artist:

Adele
Carrie Underwood
Katy Perry
Pink
Taylor Swift

Favorite Pop Artist

Adele
Demi Lovato
Justin Bieber
Katy Perry
Pink

Favorite Hip Hop Artist:

Drake
Flo Rida
Jay-Z
Nicki Minaj
Pitbull

Favorite R&B Artist:

Alicia Keys
Beyonce
Bruno Mars
Rihanna
Usher

Favorite Band:

Green Day
Linkin Park
Maroon 5
No Doubt
Train

Favorite Country Artist:

Blake Shelton
Carrie Underwood
Jason Aldean
Taylor Swift
Tim McGraw

Favorite Breakout Artist:

Carly Rae Jepsen
Fun.
Gotye
One Direction
The Wanted

Favorite Song:

Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepsen
One More Night – Maroon 5
We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together – Taylor Swift
We Are Young – Fun. featuring Janelle Monae
What Makes You Beautiful – One Direction

Favorite Album:

Believe – Justin Bieber
Blown Away – Carrie Underwood
Overexposed – Maroon 5
Some Nights – Fun.
Up All Night – One Direction

Favorite Music Video:

Boyfriend – Justin Bieber
Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepsen
Gangnam Style – Psy
Part of Me – Katy Perry
Payphone – Maroon 5

Favorite Music Fan Following:

Beliebers – Justin Bieber
Directioners – One Direction
KatyCats – Katy Perry
Lovatics – Demi Lovato
Selenators – Selena Gomez

2012 American Music Award Nominees

9 Oct

Nicki Minaj and Rihanna lead the way with four nods apiece, while Drake, Justin Bieber, Maroon 5, One Direction and Usher follow with three apiece.
American Music Award Nominees 2012

ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Justin Bieber
Drake
Maroon 5
Katy Perry
Rihanna

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
J. Cole
fun.
Gotye
Carly Rae Jepsen
One Direction

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK
Justin Bieber
Flo Rida
Pitbull
Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK
Kelly Clarkson
Nicki Minaj
Katy Perry
Rihanna

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK
fun.
Maroon 5
One Direction
The Wanted

FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK
Justin Bieber – Believe
Maroon 5 – Overexposed
Nicki Minaj – Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
One Direction – Up All Night

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Eric Church

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY
Miranda Lambert
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

FAVORITE BAND, DUO or GROUP – COUNTRY
Zac Brown Band
Lady Antebellum
Rascal Flatts

FAVORITE ALBUM – COUNTRY
Luke Bryan – Tailgates & Tanlines
Lionel Richie – Tuskegee
Carrie Underwood – Blown Away

FAVORITE ARTIST – RAP/HIP-HOP
Drake
Nicki Minaj
Tyga

FAVORITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP
J. Cole – Cole World: The Sideline Story
Drake – Take Care
Nicki Minaj – Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B
Chris Brown
Trey Songz
Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B
Beyoncé
Mary J. Blige
Rihanna

FAVORITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B
Chris Brown – Fortune
Rihanna – Talk That Talk
Usher – Looking 4 Myself

FAVORITE ARTIST – ALTERNATIVE ROCK
The Black Keys
Gotye
Linkin Park

FAVORITE ARTIST – ADULT CONTEMPORARY
Adele
Kelly Clarkson
Train

FAVORITE ARTIST – LATIN
Don Omar
Pitbull
Shakira

FAVORITE ARTIST – CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL
Jeremy Camp
Newsboys
tobyMac

FAVORITE ARTIST – ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)
David Guetta
Calvin Harris
Skrillex

The full List of 2012 MTV Video Music Awards Nominees:

31 Jul

The MTV Video Music Awards Nominees have been revealed,

2012 MTV Video Music Awards Nominees were announced on the Wednesday
Rihanna and Drake lead the group with five nominations each, Katy Perry got four.

Check the full list of nominees for the 29th annual MTV Video Music Awards below.

The full List of 2012 MTV Video Music Awards Nominees:

Video of the Year:

Katy Perry – “Wide Awake”
Gotye – “Somebody That I Used To Know”
Rihanna – “We Found Love”
Drake Feat. Rihanna – “Take Care”
M.I.A. – “Bad Girls”

Best New Artist:

fun. Feat. Janelle Monae – “We Are Young”
Carly Rae Jepsen – “Call Me Maybe”
Frank Ocean – “Swim Good”
One Direction – “What Makes You Beautiful”
The Wanted – “Glad You Came”

Best Hip-Hop Video:

Childish Gambino – “Heartbeat”
Drake Feat. Lil Wayne – “HYFR”
Kanye West Feat. Pusha T, Big Sean & 2 Chainz – “Mercy”
The Throne – “Paris”
Nicki Minaj Feat. 2 Chainz – “Beez in the Trap”

Best Male Video:

Justin Bieber – “Boyfriend”
Frank Ocean – “Swim Good”
Drake Feat. Rihanna – “Take Care”
Chris Brown – “Turn Up the Music”
Usher – “Climax”

Best Female Video:

Rihanna – “We Found Love”
Katy Perry – “Part of Me”
Beyoncé – “Love on Top”
Nicki Minaj – “Starships”
Selena Gomez & The Scene – “Love You Like a Love Song”

Best Pop Video:

One Direction – “What Makes You Beautiful”
fun. Feat. Janelle Monae – “We Are Young”
Rihanna – “We Found Love”
Justin Bieber – “Boyfriend”
Maroon 5 Feat. Wiz Khalifa – “Payphone”

Best Rock Video:

Coldplay – “Paradise”
The Black Keys – “Lonely Boy”
Linkin Park – “BURN IT DOWN”
Jack White – “Sixteen Saltines”
Imagine Dragons – “It’s Time”

Best Electronic Dance Music Video:

Duck Sauce – “Big Bad Wolf”
Calvin Harris – “Feel So Close”
Skrillex – “First of the Year (Equinox)”
Martin Solveig – “The Night Out”
Avicii – “Le7els”

Best Video with a Message:

Demi Lovato – “Skyscraper”
Rise Against – “Ballad of Hollis Brown”
Kelly Clarkson – “Dark Side”
Gym Class Heroes – “The Fighter”
K’Naan Feat. Nelly Furtado – “Is Anybody Out There?”
Lil Wayne – “How to Love”

Best Art Direction:

Katy Perry – “Wide Awake”
Drake Feat. Rihanna – “Take Care”
Lana Del Rey – “Born to Die”
Regina Spektor – “All the Rowboats”
Of Monsters & Men – “Little Talks”

Best Choreography:

Chris Brown – “Turn Up the Music”
Rihanna – “Where Have You Been”
Beyoncé – “Countdown”
Avicii – “Le7els”
Jennifer Lopez Feat. Pitbull – “Dance Again”

Best Cinematography:

M.I.A. – “Bad Girls”
Adele – “Someone Like You”
Drake Feat. Rihanna – “Take Care”
Coldplay Feat. Rihanna – “Princess of China”
Lana Del Rey – “Born to Die”

Best Direction:

M.I.A. – “Bad Girls”
Duck Sauce – “Big Bad Wolf”
Coldplay Feat. Rihanna – “Princess of China”
Frank Ocean – “Swim Good”
The Throne – “Otis”

Best Editing:

Beyoncé – “Countdown”
A$AP Rocky – “Goldie”
Gotye – “Somebody That I Used to Know”
The Throne – “Paris”
Kanye West Feat. Pusha T, Big Sean and 2 Chainz – “Mercy”

Best Visual Effects:

Katy Perry – “Wide Awake”
Rihanna – “Where Have You Been”
David Guetta Feat. Nicki Minaj – “Turn Me On”
Linkin Park – “BURN IT DOWN”

Golden Globes Winners 2012: List of Winners and Nominees

16 Jan

Madonna’s ‘Masterpiece’ wins Best Original Song at Golden Globes

Winners of the 69th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Sunday in Beverly Hills, California:

Here is the full list of Golden Globes 2012 Winners and Nominees

TV Series, Drama

American Horror Story
Boardwalk Empire
Boss
Game of Thrones
Homeland

Actor In A TV Series, Drama

Steve Buscemi, Boardwalk Empire
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Kelsey Grammar, Boss
Jeremy Irons, The Borgias
Damian Lewis, Homeland

Actress In A TV Series, Drama

Claire Danes, Homeland
Mireille Enos, The Killing
Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife
Madeleine Stowe, Revenge
Callie Thorne, Necessary Roughness

TV Series, Comedy

New Girl
Enlightened
Episodes
Glee
Modern Family

Actor In A TV Series, Comedy

Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
David Duchovny, Californication
Johnny Galecki, The Big Bang Theory
Thomas Jane, Hung
Matt LeBlanc, Episodes

Actress In A TV Series, Comedy

Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation
Laura Dern, Enlightened
Zooey Deschanel, New Girl
Laura Linney, The Big C

Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Cinema Verite
Downton Abbey
The Hour
Mildred Pierce
Too Big to Fail

Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for TV

Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey
Idris Elba, Luther
William Hurt, Too Big to Fail
Bill Nighy, Page Eight
Dominic West, The Hour

Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for TV
Romola Garai, The Hour
Diane Lane, Cinema Verite
Elizabeth McGovern, Downton Abbey
Emily Watson, Appropriate Adult
Kate Winslet, Mildred Pierce

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones
Paul Giamatti, Too Big to Fail
Guy Pearce, Mildred Pierce
Tim Robbins, Cinema Verite
Eric Stonestreet, Modern Family

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV

Jessica Lange, American Horror Story
Kelly Macdonald, Boardwalk Empire
Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
Sofía Vergara, Modern Family
Evan Rachel Wood, Mildred Pierce

Motion Picture, Drama

The Descendants
The Help
Hugo
The Ides Of March
Moneyball
Warhorse

Actor In A Motion Picture, Drama

George Clooney, The Descendants
Leonardo DiCaprio, J. Edgar
Michael Fassbender, Shame
Ryan Gosling, The Ides Of March
Brad Pitt, Moneyball

Actress In A Motion Picture, Drama

Viola Davis, The Help
Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady
Tilda Swinton, We Need To Talk About Kevin
Rooney Mara, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Glenn Close, Albert Nobbs

Motion Picture, Comedy

50/50
The Artist
Bridesmaids
Midnight In Paris
My Week With Marilyn

Actor In A Motion Picture, Comedy

Jean Dujardin, The Artist
Brendan Gleeson, The Guard
Owen Wilson, Midnight In Paris
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, 50/50
Ryan Gosling, Crazy, Stupid, Love

Actress In A Motion Picture, Comedy

Michelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn
Jodie Foster, Carnage
Kristen Wiig, Bridesmaids
Charlize Theron, Young Adult
Kate Winslet, Carnage

Supporting Actor In A Motion Picture

Albert Brooks, Drive
Christopher Plummer, Beginners
Kenneth Branagh, My Week With Marilyn
Jonah Hill, Moneyball
Viggo Mortensen, A Dangerous Method

Supporting Actress In A Motion Picture

Berenice Bejo, The Artist
Octavia Spencer, The Help
Jessica Chastain, The Help
Janet McTeer, Albert Nobbs
Shailene Woodley, The Descendants

Best Director

Martin Scorcese, Hugo
George Clooney, The Ides of March
Michel Hazanvicius, The Artist
Alexander Payne, The Descendants
Woody Allen, Midnight In Paris

Golden Globes Winners 2012 Pictures:

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Golden Globes 2012: Winners Videos

Golden Globes 2012 – Part 1

Grammy Nominations 2011 Full List

1 Dec

Grammy Nomination Concert was held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE last night, the LL Cool J hosted ceremony Kanye West lead the pack with seven nominations for the Grammy  Award while British singer Adele got nominated six times in categories such as Song of the Year, Record of the Year and the grand prize of Album of the Year for her amazing disc "21".Grammy Awards ceremony set to take place on February 12, 2012 at Staples Center in Los Angeles , California

Grammy Nominations 2011 Complete List

Album of the Year
Adele, 21
The Foo Fighters, Wasting Light
Lady Gaga, Born This Way
Bruno Mars, Doo-Wops and Hooligans
Rihanna, Loud

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

Song of the Year
Kanye West, “All of the Lights”
Mumford & Sons, “The Cave”
Bruno Mars, “Grenade”
Bon Iver, “Holocene”
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”

Best New Artist
The Band Perry
Bon Iver
J. Cole
Nicki Minaj
Skrillex

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

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Duets II, Tony Bennett & Various Artists
The Gift, Susan Boyle
In Concert On Broadway, Harry Connick Jr.
Music Is Better Than Words, Seth MacFarlane
What Matters Most – Barbra Streisand Sings The Lyrics Of Alan And Marilyn Bergman, Barbra Streisand

Best Rock Performance
“Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall” — Coldplay
“Down By The Water” — The Decemberists
“Walk” — Foo Fighters
“The Cave” — Mumford & Sons
“Lotus Flower” — Radiohead

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance
“On The Backs Of Angels” — Dream Theater
“White Limo” — Foo Fighters
“Curl Of The Burl” — Mastodon
“Public Enemy No. 1″ — Megadeth
“Blood In My Eyes” — Sum 41

Best 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

Best Alternative Music Album
Bon Iver — Bon Iver
Codes and Keys — Death Cab For Cutie
Torches — Foster The People
Circuital — My Morning Jacket
The King of Limbs — Radiohead

Best Traditional R&B Performance
“Sometimes I Cry” — Eric Benét
“Fool For You” — Cee Lo Green & Melanie Fiona
“Radio Message” — R. Kelly
“Good Man” — Raphael Saadiq
“Surrender” — Betty Wright & The Roots

Best R&B Album
F.A.M.E. — Chris Brown
Second Chance — El DeBarge
Love Letter — R. Kelly
Pieces Of Me — Ledisi
Kelly — Kelly Price

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
“Party” — Beyoncé & André 3000
“I’m On One” — DJ Khaled, Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne
“I Need A Doctor” — Dr. Dre, Eminem & Skylar Grey
“What’s My Name?” — Rihanna & Drake
“Motivation” — Kelly Rowland & Lil Wayne
“All Of The Lights” — Kanye West, Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie

Best Rap Performance
“Look At Me Now” — Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes
“Otis” — Jay-Z & Kanye West
“The Show Goes On” — Lupe Fiasco
“Moment 4 Life” — Nicki Minaj & Drake
“Black And Yellow” — Wiz Khalifa

Best Rap Album
Watch The Throne, Jay-Z & Kanye West
Tha Carter IV, Lil Wayne
Lasers, Lupe Fiasco
Pink Friday, Nicki Minaj
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Kanye West

Best Country Solo Performance
“Dirt Road Anthem” — Jason Aldean
“I’m Gonna Love You Through It” — Martina McBride
“Honey Bee” — Blake Shelton
“Mean” — Taylor Swift
“Mama’s Song” — Carrie Underwood

Best Country Song
“Are You Gonna Kiss Me Or Not” — Jim Collins & David Lee Murphy
“God Gave Me You” — Dave Barnes
“Just Fishin’” — Casey Beathard, Monty Criswell & Ed Hill
“Mean” — Taylor Swift
“Threaten Me With Heaven” — Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Will Owsley & Dillon O’Brian
“You And Tequila” — Matraca Berg & Deana Carter

Best Americana Album
Emotional Jukebox — Linda Chorney
Pull Up Some Dust And Sit Down — Ry Cooder
Hard Bargain — Emmylou Harris
Ramble At The Ryman — Levon Helm
Blessed — Lucinda Williams

Best Blues Album
Low Country Blues — Gregg Allman
Roadside Attractions — Marcia Ball
Man In Motion — Warren Haynes
The Reflection — Keb’ Mo’
Revelator — Tedeschi Trucks Band

Best Folk Album
Barton Hollow — The Civil Wars
I’ll Never Get Out Of This World Alive — Steve Earle
Helplessness Blues — Fleet Foxes
Ukulele Songs — Eddie Vedder
The Harrow & The Harvest — Gillian Welch

2011 Grammy Nominations Concert Video:

Lady Gaga – Marry The Night (2011 Grammy Nominations Concert Live Performance)

Rihanna – We Found Love 2011 Grammy Nominations Concert Live performance

Lady Gaga – You And I (feat. Sugarland) 2011 Grammy Nominations Concert Live Performance

Jason Aldean – Dirt Road Anthem (feat. Ludacris) 2011 Grammy Nominations Concert Live Performance

Nick Ashford Tribute (feat. Usher) 2011 Grammy Nominations Concert Live Performance

The Furious 5 & Grand Master Flash, Common, Lupe Fiasco & LL Cool J – The Message 2011 Grammy

Grammy Nominations 2011 Photos:

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2010 BET Awards Nominees

18 May

2010 BET Awards Nominees

Best Female R&B Artist
Beyonce
Mary J. Blige
Melanie Fiona
Alicia Keys
Rihanna

Best Male R&B Artist
Chris Brown
Raheem DeVaughn
Maxwell
Trey Songz
Usher

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Ester Dean
Lil’ Kim
Nicki Minaj
Rasheeda
Trina

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
B.o.B
Drake
Fabolous
Jay-Z
Ludacris

Best New Artist
Justin Bieber
Melanie Fiona
Nicki Minaj
Wale
Young Money

Best Gospel
The Anointed Pace Sisters
Kirk Franklin Presents Artists United For Haiti
Tamela Mann
Marvin Sapp
Vickie Winans

Best Group
Black Eyed Peas
Clipse
Diddy-Dirty Money
New Boyz
Young Money

Best Collaboration
Beyonce featuring Lady Gaga – “Video Phone”
B.o.B featuring Bruno Mars – “Nothin’ on You”
Drake featuring Trey Songz – “Successful”
Drake featuring Lil Wayne, Kanye West, Eminem – “Forever”
Jay-Z  featuring  Alicia Keys – “Empire State of Mind”
Trey Songz featuring Fabolous – “Say Aah”

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom
Gil Green
Anthony Mandler
Chris Robinson
Hype Williams

Video of the Year
Beyonce featuring Lady Gaga – “Video Phone”
B.o.B featuring Bruno Mars – “Nothin’ on You”
Melanie Fiona – “It Kills Me”
Jay-Z  featuring Alicia Keys – “Empire State of Mind”
Jay-Z  featuring  Rihanna, Kanye West – “Run This Town”

Viewer’s Choice
Beyonce – “Sweet Dreams”
Jay-Z  featuring Alicia Keys – “Empire State of Mind”
Monica – “Everything to Me”
Rihanna featuring Young Jeezy – “Hard”
Trey Songz featuring Fabolous – “Say Aah”
Young Money. Lil Wayne, Gudda Gudda, Nicki Minaj, Jae Millz, Drake, Tyga, featuring Lloyd – “Bedrock”

Best International Act
Kojo Antwi (Ghana)
Chipmunk (UK)
Dizzee Rascal (UK)
Estelle (UK)
Hip Hop Pantsula (HHP) (South Africa)
K’NAAN (Somalia)
M.I. (Nigeria)
P-Square (Nigeria)
Corinne Bailey Rae (UK)
Sade (UK)

Centric Award
Melanie Fiona
Maxwell
Chrisette Michele
Monica
Sade

YoungStars
Selena Gomez
Lil JJ
Keke Palmer
Willow Smith
Tyler James Williams