Grammy Awards 2013 le nominations e i candidati ai premi

Sono state annunciate le nominations per i prossimi Grammy Awards 2013, che si svolgeranno in febbraio. In lizza per il premio di miglior album dell’anno ci sono The Black Keys con “El Camino”, i fun. con “Some Nights”, i Mumford & Sons con “Babel”, Frank Ocean con “Channel Orange” e Jack White con “Blunderbuss”. Di seguito un elenco di candidature nelle principali categorie in cui è previsto il riconoscimento:

Album Of The Year:
“El Camino” – The Black Keys
“Some Nights” – FUN.
“Babel” – Mumford & Sons
“Channel Orange” – Frank Ocean
“Blunderbuss” – Jack White

Record Of The Year:
“Lonely Boy” – The Black Keys
“Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” – Kelly Clarkson
“We Are Young” – FUN. Featuring Janelle Monáe
“Somebody That I Used To Know” – Gotye Featuring 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

Song Of The Year:
“The A Team” – Ed Sheeran, songwriter (Ed Sheeran)
“Adorn” – Miguel Pimentel, songwriter (Miguel)
“Call Me Maybe” – Tavish Crowe, Carly Rae Jepsen & Josh Ramsay, songwriters (Carly Rae Jepsen)
“Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” – Jörgen Elofsson, David Gamson, Greg Kurstin & Ali Tamposi,
songwriters (Kelly Clarkson)
“We Are Young” – Jack Antonoff, Jeff Bhasker, Andrew Dost & Nate Ruess, songwriters (FUN. Featuring
Janelle Monáe)

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 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 Album:
“El Camino” – The Black Keys
“Mylo Xyloto” – Coldplay
“The 2nd Law” – Muse
“Wrecking Ball” – Bruce Springsteen
“Blunderbuss” – Jack White

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 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 – Björk
Making Mirrors – Gotye
Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming – M83
Bad As Me – Tom Waits

Best Dance/Electronica Album:
“Wonderland” – Steve Aoki
“Don’t Think” – The Chemical Brothers
“Album Title Goes Here” – Deadmau5
“Fire & Ice” – Kaskade
“Bangarang” – Skrillex

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 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 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

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

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 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