GRAMMY Nominees 2015: The Full List

By Radio.com Staff

Today (Dec. 4) the Recording Academy slowly revealed the full list of nominees for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards, airing Feb 8, 2015.

Starting at 8:30 am, CBS This Morning, with a little help from Pharrell Williams and Ed Sheeran, revealed the first four categories for the biggest night in music, including Record of the Year.

Related: GRAMMY Nominees 2015: Album of the Year

But instead of announcing the nominees in one shot, the GRAMMYs revealed them in piecemeal. So following this morning’s live announcement, nominations were announced via Twitter from 9 am to 2 pm EST. After which, a list of the nominees for 82 of the 83 categories was made available on GRAMMY.com.

Music lovers had to tune into A Very GRAMMY Christmas to see the nominees for Album of the Year, which are Beyoncé for Beyoncé, Sam Smith for In The Lonely Hour, Beck for Morning Phase and Pharrell Williams for G I R L.

Check back here throughout the day to see the full list of nominees as they’re announced.

The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards airs on Feb 8 at 8 pm EST on CBS.

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Album of the Year

Beck – Morning Phase

BeyoncéBeyoncé

Ed Sheeran – X

Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour

Pharrell Williams – GIRL

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”

Song of the Year

Meghan Trainor – “All About That Bass”

Hozier – “Take Me To Church”

Taylor Swift – “Shake It Off”

Sia – “Chandelier”

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

Best New Artist 

Bastille

Iggy Azalea

Brandy Clark

HAIM

Sam Smith

Best Pop Solo Performance

John Legend – “All of Me” (Live Version)

Sia – “Chandelier”

Sam Smith – “Stay With Me”

Taylor Swift – “Shake It Off”

Pharrell – “Happy”

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – “Fancy”

Coldplay – “A Sky Full of Stars”

A Great Big World feat. Christina Aguilera – “Say Something”

Jessie J feat. Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj – “Bang Bang”

Katy Perry feat. Juicy J – “Dark Horse”

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett – Cheek to Cheek

Annie LennoxNostalgia

Barry ManilowNight Songs

Johnny MathisSending You A Little Christmas

Barbra StreisandPartners

Best Pop Vocal Album

ColdplayGhost Stories

Miley CyrusBangerz

Ariana GrandeMy Everything

Katy PerryPrism

Ed SheeranX

Sam SmithIn The Lonely Hour

Best Dance Recording

Basement Jaxx – “Never Say Never”

Clean Bandit feat. Jess Glynne  – “Rather Be”

Disclosure feat. Mary J. Blige “F For You”

Duke Dumont feat. Jax Jones – “I Got U”

Zhu – “Faded”

Best Dance/Electronic Album

Aphex Twin – Syro

Deadmau5 – While (1 < 2)

Little Dragon Nabuma Rubberband

Röyksopp & Robyn – Do It Again

Mat Zo – Damage Control

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

Mindi Abair – Wild Heart

Gerald Albright – Slam Dunk

Nathan East – Nathan East

Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb & Everette Harp – Jazz Funk Soul

Chris Thile & Edgar Meyer – Bass & Mandolin

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 Metal Performance

Anthrax – “Neon Nights”

Mastodon – “High Road”

Mötorhead – “Heartbreaker”

Slipknot – “The Negative One”

Tenacious D – “The Last In Line”

Best Rock Song

Jack White – “Lazaretto”

The Black Keys – “Fever”

Paramore – “Ain’t It Fun”

Beck – “Blue Moon”

Ryan Adams – “Gimme Something Good”

Best Rock Album

Ryan Adams – Ryan Adams

The Black Keys – Turn Blue

U2 – Songs of Innocence 

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – Hypnotic Eye

Beck – Morning Phase

Best Alternative Music Album

Arcade Fire – Reflektor 

Alt J – This is All Yours

Cage the Elephant – Melophobia

St. Vincent – St. Vincent 

Jack White – Lazaretto

Best R&B Performance

Beyoncé feat. Jay Z  – “Drunk In Love”

Chris Brown feat. Usher, Rick Ross – “New Flame”

Jennifer Hudson feat. R. Kelly – “It’s Your World”

Ledisi – “Like This”

Usher – “Good Kisser”

Best Traditional R&B Performance

Marsha Ambrosius & Anthony Hamilton – “As”

Kem – “Nobody”

Angie Fisher – “I.R.S.”

Robert Glasper Experiment – “Jesus Children”

Antonique Smith – “Hold Up Wait a Minute (Woo Woo)”

Best R&B Song

Beyoncé feat. Jay Z – “Drunk In Love”

Usher – “Good Kisser”

Chris Brown feat. Usher, Rick Ross – “New Flame”

Luke James feat. Rick Ross – “Options (The Wolfjames Version)”

Jhene Aiko – “The Worst”

Best Urban Contemporary Album

Jhene AikoSail Out

Beyoncé – Beyoncé

Chris Brown – X

Mali Music – Mali Is

Pharrell Williams – G.I.R.L.

Best R&B Album

Bernhoft – Islander

Aloe Blacc – Lift Your Spirits

Toni Braxton & Babyface – Love, Marriage, and Divorce

Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio 2

Sharon Jones & The Dap KingsGive The People What They Want

Best Rap Performance

Childish Gambino – “3005”

Drake – “0-100/ The Catchup

Eminem – “Rap God”

Kendrick Lamar – “i”

Lecrae – “All I Need Is You”

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

Common feat. Jhene Aiko – “Blak Majik”

Eminem feat. Rihanna – “The Monster”

ILoveMakonnen feat. Drake – “Tuesday”

Schoolboy Q feat. BJ The Chicago Kid – “Studio”

Kanye West feat. Charlie Wilson – “Bound 2”

Best Rap Song

Nicki Minaj – “Anaconda”

Kanye West – “Bound 2”

Kendrick Lamar – “i”

Wiz Khalifa  – “We Dem Boyz”

Drake – “0 to 100/The Catch Up”

Best Rap Album

Iggy Azalea – The New Classic

Childish Gambino  – Because the Internet

EminemThe Marshall Mathers LP 2

Schoolboy QOxymoron

Wiz KhalifaBlacc Hollywood

CommonNobody’s Smiling

Best Country Solo Performance

Eric Church – “Give Me Back My Hometown”

Hunter Hayes  – “Invisible”

Miranda Lambert – “Automatic”

Carrie Underwood – “Something in the Water”

Keith Urban – “Cop Car”

Best Country Duo/Group Performance

The Band Perry – “Gentle On My Mind”

Miranda Lambert feat. Carrie Underwood  – “Somethin’ Bad”

Little Big Town – “Day Drinking”

Tim McGraw feat. Faith Hill – “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s”

Keith Urban feat. Eric Church – “Raise ‘Em Up”

Best Country Song

Miranda Lambert – “Automatic”

Kenny Chesney – “American Kids”

Eric Church – “Give Me Back My Hometown”

Glen Campbell – “I’m Not Gonna Miss You”

Tim McGraw feat. Faith Hill – “Meanwhile Back At Mama’s”

Best Country Album

Dierks BentleyRiser

Eric ChurchThe Outsiders

Brandy Clark12 Stories

Miranda LambertPlatinum

Lee Ann WomackThe Way I’m Livin’

 

Best American Roots Performance

Gregg Allman & Taj Mahal – “Statesboro Blues”

Rosanne Cash – “A Feather’s Not a Bird”

Billy Childs feat. Alison Krauss & Jerry Douglas – “And When I Die”

Keb Mo feat. the California Feet Warmers – “The Old Me Better”

Nickel Creek – “Destination”

Best American Roots Song

Rosanne Cash – “A Feather’s Not a Bird”

Jesse Winchester – “Just So Much”

The Del McCoury Band – “The New York Trains”

Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers feat. Edie Brickell – “Pretty Little One”

John Hiatt – “Terms of My Surrender”

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 Folk Album

Mike Auldridge, Jerry Douglas & Rob Ickes – Three Bells

Alice Gerrard – Follow the Music

Eliza Gilkyson – The Nocturne Diaries

Old Crow Medicine Show – Remedy

Jesse Winchester – A Reasonable Amount of Trouble

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

SojaAmid the Noise and the Haste

Best Spoken Word

James Franco – Actor’s Anonymous 

Jimmy Carter – A Call To Action

John Waters  – John Waters Hitchhikes Across America

Joan Rivers – Diary of a Mad Diva

Elizabeth Warren – A Fighting Chance

Gloria GaynorWe 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

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

American Hustle

Frozen

Get On Up: The James Brown Story

Guardians of the Galaxy

The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media

Frozen

Gone Girl

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Gravity

Saving Mr. Banks

Best Song Written for Visual Media

Tegan and Sara feat. the Lonely Island – “Everything is Awesome!!!”

Ed Sheeran – “I See Fire”

Glen Campbell – “I’m Not Gonna Miss You”

Idina Menzel – “Let It Go”

Scarlett Johansson & Joaquin Phoenix – “The Moon Song”

Producer of the Year, Non-Classical

Paul Epworth

John Hill

Jay Joyce

Greg Kurstin

Max Martin

Best Music Video

Arcade Fire – “We Exist”

DJ Snake & Lil Jon – “Turn Down For What”

Sia – “Chandelier”

Pharrell Williams – “Happy”

Woodkid feat. Max Richter – “The Golden Age”

Best Music Film

Beyonce & Jay Z: On the Run Tour

Ghost Stories

20 Feet from Stardom

Metallica Through the Never

The Truth About Love Tour: Live from Melbourne

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