54th Grammy Nominees Gallery

Album of the Year Nominee: "21," Adele
Album of the Year Nominee: "21," Adele
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 28: Singer Adele performs onstage during the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on August 28, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Album of the Year Nominee: "Wasting Light," Foo Fighters
Album of the Year Nominee: "Wasting Light," Foo Fighters
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 28: Musical group Foo Fighters accept the Best Rock Video award onstage during the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on August 28, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Album of the Year Nominee: "Born This Way," Lady Gaga
Album of the Year Nominee: "Born This Way," Lady Gaga
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 22: Singer Lady Gaga attends the "Lady Gaga x Terry Richardson" book launch party at The New Museum on November 22, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)
Album of the Year Nominee: "Doo-Wops & Hooligans," Bruno Mars
Album of the Year Nominee: "Doo-Wops & Hooligans," Bruno Mars
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 30: Musician Bruno Mars poses in media room at The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live! Countdown to Music's Biggest Night at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 30, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Album of the Year Nominee: "Loud," Rihanna
Album of the Year Nominee: "Loud," Rihanna
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 05: Rihanna performs for her 'Loud' tour at The O2 Arena on October 5, 2011 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
Record of the Year Nominee: "Rolling in the Deep," Adele
Record of the Year Nominee: "Rolling in the Deep," Adele
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 28: Singer Adele arrives at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on August 28, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Record of the Year Nominee: "Holocene," Bon Iver
Record of the Year Nominee: "Holocene," Bon Iver
NEW YORK - OCTOBER 17: Musician Justin Vernon of Bon Iver performs at The 2009 New Yorker Festival: Justin Vernon of Bon Iver talks with Sasha-Frere Jones at Stage 37 on October 17, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images for The New Yorker)
Record of the Year Nominee: "Grenade," Bruno Mars
Record of the Year Nominee: "Grenade," Bruno Mars
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 30: Musician Bruno Mars onstage during The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live! Countdown to Music's Biggest Night at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 30, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Record of the Year Nominee: "The Cave," Mumford & Sons
Record of the Year Nominee: "The Cave," Mumford & Sons
READING, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Ben Lovett of Mumford and Sons performs live on the NME Radio 1 stage during day one of Reading Festival on August 27, 2010 in Reading, England. (Photo by Simone Joyner/Getty Images)
Record of the Year Nominee:  "Firework," Katy Perry
Record of the Year Nominee: "Firework," Katy Perry
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 30: Singer Katy Perry onstage during The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live! Countdown to Music's Biggest Night at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 30, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Song of the Year Nominee: "All of the Lights," Kanye West
Song of the Year Nominee: "All of the Lights," Kanye West
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: Jay-Z (L) and Kanye West perform during the 2011 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the Lexington Avenue Armory on November 9, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
Song of the Year Nominee: "The Cave," Mumford & Sons
Song of the Year Nominee: "The Cave," Mumford & Sons
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 31: Mumford and Sons performs as part of the Laneway Festival, set in the lanes and streets of the Sydney College of the Arts in Rozelle on January 31, 2010 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)
Song of the Year Nominee: "Grenade," Bruno Mars
Song of the Year Nominee: "Grenade," Bruno Mars
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - NOVEMBER 06: Bruno Mars appears onstage during the MTV Europe Music Awards 2011 live show at the Odyssey Arena on November 6, 2011 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
Song of the Year Nominee: "Holocene," Bon Iver
Song of the Year Nominee: "Holocene," Bon Iver
MANCHESTER, TN - JUNE 13: Musician Justin Vernon of Bon Iver performs during the 2009 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival on June 13, 2009 in Manchester, Tennessee. (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)
Song of the Year Nominee: "Rolling in the Deep," Adele
Song of the Year Nominee: "Rolling in the Deep," Adele
FRANKLIN, TN - NOVEMBER 30: Singer/Songwriter Adele perform during the CMT Artists of the Year at The Factory on November 30, 2010 in Franklin, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT)
New Artist Nominee: The Band Perry
New Artist Nominee: The Band Perry
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 30: Musician Kimberly Perry of The Band Perry performs onstage durnig The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live! Countdown to Music's Biggest Night at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 30, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
New Artist Nominee: Bon Iver
New Artist Nominee: Bon Iver
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 21: Musician Bon Iver performs on stage at the City Recital Hall on January 21, 2009 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Gaye Gerard/Getty Images)
New Artist Nominee: J. Cole
New Artist Nominee: J. Cole
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 25: J Cole stops by Fuse's "Hoppus On Music" for a performance and interview with Mark Hoppus on October 25, 2011 at fuse studios in New York City. This episode airs Friday, October 28th at 11pm ET. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
New Artist Nominee: Nicki Minaj
New Artist Nominee: Nicki Minaj
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Rapper/singer Nicki Minaj speaks onstage at the 2011 American Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on November 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
New Artist Nominee: Skrillex
New Artist Nominee: Skrillex
INDIO, CA - APRIL 16: DJ Skrillex posess during Day 2 of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival 2011 held at the Empire Polo Club on April 16, 2011 in Indio, California. (Photo by Michael Tullberg/Getty Images)
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "21," Adele
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "21," Adele
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 08: Singer Adele, winner of two awards; Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for "Chasing Pavements" and Best New Artist, poses in the press room during the 51st Annual Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center on February 8, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "The Lady Killer," Cee Lo Green
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "The Lady Killer," Cee Lo Green
ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 17: Goodie Mob with Cee-Lo at the 2011 Soul Train Awards at The Fox Theatre on November 17, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "Born This Way," Lady Gaga
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "Born This Way," Lady Gaga
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 21: Lady Gaga attends Gaga's Workshop Ribbon Cutting at Barneys New York on November 21, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Barneys New York)
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "Loud," Rihanna.
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "Loud," Rihanna.
CHELMSFORD, ENGLAND - AUGUST 21: Rihanna performs live on the V stage during day 2 of the V Festival in Hylands Park on August 21, 2011 in Chelmsford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "Doo-Wops & Hooligans," Bruno Mars;
Pop Vocal Album Nominee : "Doo-Wops & Hooligans," Bruno Mars;
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 16: Recording artist Bruno Mars performs during the Hooligans in Wondaland tour at The Pearl concert theater at the Palms Casino Resort June 16, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "Someone Like You"  Adele
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "Someone Like You" Adele
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 28: Singer Adele performs onstage during the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on August 28, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "Yoü And I"  Lady Gaga
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "Yoü And I" Lady Gaga
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - NOVEMBER 06: Singer Lady Gaga receives the Best Song award for 'Born This Way' during the MTV Europe Music Awards 2011 live show at at the Odyssey Arena on November 6, 2011 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "Grenade"  Bruno Mars
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "Grenade" Bruno Mars
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 24: Singer Bruno Mars performs on NBC's "Today" at Rockefeller Center on June 24, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "Firework" Katy Perry
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "Firework" Katy Perry
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Singer Katy Perry performs onstage at the 2011 American Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on November 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "F***in' Perfect"  Pink
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominee: "F***in' Perfect" Pink
COLOGNE, GERMANY - MAY 29: Pink performs on stage at the Rheinenergiestadion on May 29, 2010 in Cologne, Germany. (Photo by Peter Wafzig/Getty Images)
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Body And Soul"  Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Body And Soul" Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 24: Singer Amy Winehouse leaves The City of Westminster Magistrates Court after being found not guilty of assault on July 24, 2009 in London, England. Ms Winehouse has been cleared of assaulting burlesque dancer Sherene Flash at a charity ball in central London last September. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Dearest"  The Black Keys
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Dearest" The Black Keys
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 30: The Black Keys perform on stag at the official launch party for Bethesda Softworks' most anticipated video game "RAGE" on September 30, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Paradise"  Coldplay
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Paradise" Coldplay
BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - NOVEMBER 06: Chris Martin of Coldplay performs onstage during the MTV Europe Music Awards 2011 live show at at the Odyssey Arena on November 6, 2011 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Pumped Up Kicks" Foster The People
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Pumped Up Kicks" Foster The People
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 27: Singer Mark Foster of Foster The People performs at Terminal 5 on September 27, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Moves Like Jagger" Maroon 5 & Christina Aguilera
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Nominee: "Moves Like Jagger" Maroon 5 & Christina Aguilera
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: Adam Levine of Maroon 5 performs with Model Anne Vyalitsina during the 2011 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the Lexington Avenue Armory on November 9, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Raise Your Weapon"  Deadmau5 & Greta Svabo Bech
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Raise Your Weapon" Deadmau5 & Greta Svabo Bech
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 12: DJ deadmau5 onstage during the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards at NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on September 12, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Barbra Streisand"  Duck Sauce
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Barbra Streisand" Duck Sauce
INDIO, CA - APRIL 17: Duck Sauce performs during Day 3 of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival 2011 held at the Empire Polo Club on April 17, 2011 in Indio, California. (Photo by Michael Tullberg/Getty Images)
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Sunshine"  David Guetta & Avicii
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Sunshine" David Guetta & Avicii
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 20: DJ David Guetta performs onstage at the 2011 American Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on November 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Call Your Girlfriend" Robyn
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Call Your Girlfriend" Robyn
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 31: Singer Robyn performs at MTV's "O Music Awards 2" at Halloween Carnaval on October 31, 2011 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites"  Skrillex
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites" Skrillex
INDIO, CA - APRIL 15: Skrillex performs during Day 1 of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival 2011 held at the Empire Polo Club on April 15, 2011 in Indio, California. (Photo by Michael Tullberg/Getty Images)
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Save The World"  Swedish House Mafia
Best Dance Recording Nominee: "Save The World" Swedish House Mafia
IBIZA, SPAIN - AUGUST 06: Swedish House Mafia performs at Radio 1's Ibiza Weekend at Ibiza Rocks Hotel on August 6, 2010 in Ibiza, Spain. (Photo by Javier Fernandez Del Corral/Getty Images)
R&B Album Nominee: "F.A.M.E.," Chris Brown;
R&B Album Nominee: "F.A.M.E.," Chris Brown;
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Singer Chris Brown performs onstage at the 2011 American Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on November 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
R&B Album Nominee: "Second Chance," El DeBarge;
R&B Album Nominee: "Second Chance," El DeBarge;
NEW YORK - DECEMBER 09: Musician El DeBarge performs onstage at City Of Hope's Music and Entertainment Industry Presents The Roast Of Stephen Hill at Jazz at Lincoln Center on December 9, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for City of Hope)
R&B Album Nominee: "Love Letter," R. Kelly;
R&B Album Nominee: "Love Letter," R. Kelly;
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 15: R. Kelly performs at at Arise Made In Africa Spring 2012 Designer Collective at Mercedes Benz NY Fashion Week Afterparty at Jumeirah Essex House on September 15, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Donna Ward/Getty Images for Arise Made in Africa)
R&B Album Nominee: "Pieces of Me," Ledisi;
R&B Album Nominee: "Pieces of Me," Ledisi;
PASADENA, CA - AUGUST 14: Singer Ledisi performs at the 33rd Annual UNCF An Evening Of Stars on August 14, 2011 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)
R&B Album Nominee: "Kelly," Kelly Price.
R&B Album Nominee: "Kelly," Kelly Price.
NEWARK, NJ - SEPTEMBER 25: Kelly Price performs at Verizon Wireless' How Sweet the Sound on September 25, 2009 in Newark, NJ. (Photo by Thos Robinson/Getty Images for Verizon Wireless)
Rap Album Nominee: "Watch the Throne," Jay-Z and Kanye West
Rap Album Nominee: "Watch the Throne," Jay-Z and Kanye West
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: Kanye West (L) and Jay-Z perform during the 2011 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the Lexington Avenue Armory on November 9, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
Rap Album Nominee: "Tha Carter IV," Lil Wayne;
Rap Album Nominee: "Tha Carter IV," Lil Wayne;
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 28: Rapper Lil Wayne performs onstage during the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on August 28, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Rap Album Nominee: "Lasers," Lupe Fiasco;
Rap Album Nominee: "Lasers," Lupe Fiasco;
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - JUNE 05: Singer Lupe Fiasco performs onstage during the 2011 MTV Movie Awards at Universal Studios' Gibson Amphitheatre on June 5, 2011 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Rap Album Nominee: "Pink Friday," Nicki Minaj;
Rap Album Nominee: "Pink Friday," Nicki Minaj;
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 30: Singer Nicki Minaj speaks onstage durnig The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live! Countdown to Music's Biggest Night at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 30, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Rap Album Nominee: "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy," Kanye West.
Rap Album Nominee: "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy," Kanye West.
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: Kanye West performs during the 2011 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the Lexington Avenue Armory on November 9, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
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