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The Grammy Nominations Are Here!

Music 05 Dec 2014   »   by Honestine Pa'ala-Fraser


Another year has gone by, along with another year of great music, from both the well seasoned, and the new. As we come to a close of 2014, the Grammy Awards has finally announced their nominations for the awards show in February. We have had quite a year, with the surprise release of Queen Bey’s self-titled album, to Taylor Swift’s widely successful release of 1989, to Sam Smith’s newfound fame. While we have the full list of all the nominations, the nominees for Album of the Year will be announced tonight on the Grammy Christmas special “A Very Grammy Christmas” on CBS. Until then, check out the list of all the nominations below and see if your favorite artist is up for a Grammy!

Record of the Year

“Fancy” – Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX

“Chandelier” – Sia

“Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)” – Sam Smith

“Shake It Off” – Taylor Swift

“All About That Bass” – Meghan Trainor

Song of the Year

“Chandelier” – Sia

“Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)” – Sam Smith

“Shake It Off” – Taylor Swift

“All About That Bass” – Meghan Trainor

“Take Me to Church” – Hozier

Best New Artist


Iggy Azalea

Brandy Clark


Sam Smith

Best Pop Solo Performance

“All Of Me” John Legend

“Chandelier” Sia

“Stay With Me” Sam Smith

“Shake It Off” Taylor Swift

“Happy” Pharrell Williams

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

“Fancy” Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX

“A Sky Full of Stars” Coldplay

“Say Something” A Great Big World with Christina Aguilera

“Bang Bang” Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj

“Dark Horse” Katy Perry ft. Juicy J

Best Traditional Pop Album

“Cheek to Cheek” Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga

“Nostalgia” Annie Lennox

“Night Songs” Barry Manilow

“Sending You a Little Christmas” Johnny Mathis

“Partners” Barbra Streisand with Various Artists

Best Pop Vocal Album

“Ghost Stories” Coldplay

“Bangerz” Miley Cyrus

“My Everything” Ariana Grande

“Prism” Katy Perry

“x” Ed Sheeran

“In the Lonely Hour” Sam Smith

Best Urban Contemporary Album

“Sail Out” Jhene Aiko

“Beyoncé” Beyoncé

“X” Chris Brown

“Mali Is…” Mali Music

“Girl” Pharrell Williams

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