Here Are Your 2015 Grammy Nominees


On CBS This Morning, Pharrell Williams and Ed Sheeran announced the first few categories in a daylong rollout of the 2015 Grammy nominations. We'll update that post as more are released. So far, here are the nominees:  

Record of the Year
Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX, “Fancy”
Sia, “Chandelier”
Sam Smith, “Stay With Me” (Darkchild Version)
Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off”
Meghan Trainor, “All About That Bass”

Best Country Album
Dierks Bentley, Riser
Eric Church, The Outsiders
Brandy Clark, 12 Stories
Miranda Lambert, Platinum
Lee Ann Womack, The Way I’m Livin’

Best Pop Vocal Album
Coldplay, Ghost Stories
Miley Cyrus, Bangerz
Ariana Grande, My Everything
Katy Perry, Prism
Ed Sheeran, X
Sam Smith, In the Lonely Hour

Best Urban Contemporary Album
Jhené Aiko, Sail Out
Beyoncé, Beyoncé
Chris Brown, X
Mali Music, Mali Is
Pharrell Williams, G I R L

Best Pop Solo Performance
John Legend, "All of Me"
Sia, "Chandelier"
Sam Smith, "Stay With Me"
Taylor Swift, "Shake It Off"
Pharrell Williams, "Happy" 

Best Rock Song
Paramore, "Ain't It Fun"
Ryan Adams, "Gimme Something Good"
Beck, "Blue Moon"
The Black Keys, "Fever"
Jack White, "Lazaretto"

Best Rock Album
Ryan Adams, Ryan Adams
U2, Songs of Innocence
The Black Keys, Turn Blue
Beck, Morning Phase
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Hypnotic Eye

Best Rock Performance
Ryan Adams, Gimme Something Good
Arctic Monkeys, Do I Wanna Know?
Beck, Blue Moon
The Black Keys, Fever
Jack White, Lazaretto 

Best New Artist
Iggy Azalea
Brandy Clark
Sam Smith

Best Country Song
Kenny Chesney, “American Kids”
Miranda Lambert, “Automatic"
Eric Church, “Give Me Back My Hometown”
Glen Campbell, “I’m Not Gonna Miss You”
Tim McGraw ft. Faith Hill, “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s”

Best Country Solo Performance 
Eric Church, "Give Me Me Back My Hometown"
Hunter Hayes, "Invisible"
Miranda Lamber, "Automatic"
Carrie Underwood, "Something in the Water
Keith Urban, "Cop Car"

Best Reggae Album
Ziggy Marley, Fly Rasta
Lee “Scratch” Perry, Back on the Controls
Sean Paul, Full Frequency
Shaggy, Out of Many, One Music
Sly & Robbie & Spicy Chocolate, The Reggae Power
SOJA, Amid the Noise and the Haste

Best Rap Performance
Childish Gambino, "305"
Drake, "0 to 100/The Catch Up"
Eminem, "Rap God" 
Kendrick Lamar, "i"
Lecrae, "All I Need Is You"

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Common ft. Jhené Aiko, "Blak Majik"
Eminem ft. Rihanna, "The Monster"
I Love Makonnen ft. Drake, "Tuesday"
Schoolboy Q ft. BJ the Chicago Kid, "Studio"
Kanye West and Charlie Wilson, "Bound 2"

Best Rap Song
Nicki Minaj, "Anaconda"
Kanye West and Charlie Wilson, "Bound 2"
Kendrick Lamar, "i"
Wiz Khalifa, "We Dem Boys"
Drake, "0 to 100 / The Catch-Up"

Best Rap Album
Iggy Azalea, The New Classic
Childish Gambino, Because the Internet
Common, Nobody's Smiling
Eminem, The Marshall Mathers LP2
Schoolboy Q, Oxymoron
Wiz Khalifa, Blacc Holywood 

Best Traditional Pop Album
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, Cheek to Cheek
Annie Lennox, Nostalgia
Barry Manilow, Night Songs
Johnny Mathis, Sending You a Little Christmas
Barbra Streisand, Partners

Best Alternative Album
alt-J, This Is All Yours
The Arcade Fire, Reflektor
Cage the Elephant, Melophobia
St. Vincent, St. Vincent
Jack White, Lazaretto

Song of the Year
Holzier, "Take Me to Church"
Sia, “Chandelier”
Sam Smith, “Stay With Me” (Darkchild Version)
Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off”
Meghan Trainor, “All About That Bass”

Best Soundtrack
American Hustle
Get On Up
Guardians of the Galaxy
The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Score
Christoph Beck, Frozen
Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, Gone Girl
Alexandre Desplat, The Grand Budapest Hotel
Stephen Price, Gravity
Thomas Newman, Saving Mr. Banks

Best Song Written for Visual Media
Tegan and Sara ft. The Lonely Island, "Everything Is Awesome!!" (The Lego Movie)
Ed Sheeran, "I See Fire" (The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug)
Glen Campbell, "I'm Not Gonna Miss You" (Glen Campbell, I'll Be Me)
Idina Menzel, "Let It Go" (Frozen)
Scarlett Johansson and Joaquin Phoenix, "The Moon Song" (Her

Best Americana Album
Rosanne Cash, The River & the Thread
John Hiatt, Terms of My Surrender
Keb' Mo', Bluesamericana
Nickel Creek, A Dotted Line
Sturgill Simpson, Metamodern Sounds in Country Music

Best Pop/Duo Performance
Iggy Azalea and Charli XCX, "Fancy"
Coldplay, "A Sky Full of Stars"
A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera, "Say Something"
Jessie J, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj, "Bang Bang"
Katy Perry and Juicy J, "Dark Horse"

Best Music Video
Sia, "Chandelier"
The Arcade Fire, "We Exist"
Lil' Jon, "Turn Down for What"
Pharrell, "Happy"
Woodkid & Max Richter, "The Golden Age"

Best Dance Recording
Basement Jaxx, "Never Say Never"
Clean Bandit and Jess Glynn, "Rather Be"
Mary J. Blige and Disclosure, "F for You"
Duke Dumont "I Got You"
ZHU, "Faded"

Best Dance / Electronic Album
Aphex Twin, Syro
Deadmau5, While (1
Little Dragon, Numaba Rubberband
Röyksopp and Robyn, Do It Again
Mat Zo, Damage Control 

Best R&B Performance
Beyoncé ft. Jay Z, "Drunk in Love"
Chris Brown ft. Usher and Rick Ross, "New Flame"
Jennifer Hudson ft, R. Kelly, "It's Your World"
Ledisi, "Like This"
Usher, "Good Kisser" 

Best R&B Song
Beyoncé ft. Jay Z, "Drunk in Love"
Usher, "Good Kisser"
Chris Brown ft. Usher and Rick Ross, "New Flame"
Luke James ft. Rick Ross, "Options (Wolfjames Version)
Jhené Aiko, "The Worst"

Best Remixed Recording
Tijs Michiel Verwest, "All of Me" (Tiesto's Birthday Treatment Remix)
MING, "Falling Out" (Ming Remix)
Audien, "Pompeii" (Audien Remix)
Eddie Amador, "The Rising" (Eddie Amador Remix)
Ryan Raddon, "Smile" (Kaskade Edit)
Robin Schulz, "Waves" (Robin Schulz Remix)

Best R&B Album
Bernhoft, Islander
Aloe Blacc, Lift Your Spirit
Toni Braxton & Babyface, Love, Marriage & Divorce
Robert Glasper Experiment, Black Radio 2 
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Give the People What They Want 

Best Spoken-Word Album 
James Franco, Actors Anonymous
Jimmy Carter, A Call to Action,
John Waters, Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America
Elizabeth Warren, A Fighting Chance
Joan Rivers, Diary of a Mad Diva
Gloria Gaynor, We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration and the Power of Song

Best Comedy Album
Weird Al Yankovic, Mandatory Fun
Jim Gaffigan, Obsessed
Louis C.K., Oh My God
Patton Oswalt, Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time
Sarah Silverman, We Are Miracles 

Album of the Year
Beck, Morning Phase
Beyoncé, Beyoncé
Ed Sheeran, x
Sam Smith, In the Lonely Hour
Pharrell Williams, Girl

The 57th Grammy Awards will air on February 8, 2015