Complete List of Nominees

RECORD of THE YEAR:

‘Nothing on You’ by B.o.B. featuring Bruno Mars
‘Love The Way You Lie’ by Eminem feat. Rihanna
‘Fuck You’ by Cee Lo Green
‘Empire State of Mind’ by Jay Z and Alicia Keys
‘Need You Now’ by Lady Antebellum

ALBUM of THE YEAR:

The Fame Monster by Lady Gaga
Teenage Dream by Katy Perry
Recovery by Eminem
The Suburbs by Arcade Fire
Need You Now by Lady Antebellum

SONG of THE YEAR:

‘Fuck You’ by Cee Lo Green
‘Love The Way You Lie’ by Eminem feat. Rihanna
‘Need You Now’ by Lady Antebellum
‘The House That Built Me’ by Miranda Lambert
‘Beg Steal or Borrow’ by Ray LaMontagne and The Pariah Dogs

BEST NEW ARTIST:

Justin Bieber
Drake
Florence & The Machine
Mumford & Sons
Esperanza Spalding

BEST FEMALE POP:

‘Bad Romance’ by Lady Gaga
‘Teenage Dream’ by Katy Perry
‘Halo (Live)’ by Beyonce
‘King of Anything’ by Sara Bareilles
‘Chasing Pirates’ by Norah Jones

BEST MALE POP:

‘This Is It’ by Michael Jackson
‘Whataya Want From Me’ by Adam Lambert
‘Haven’t Met You Yet’ by Michael Buble
‘Just The Way You Are’ by Bruno Mars
‘Half of My Heart’ by John Mayer

BEST POP PERFORMANCE BY A DUO/GROUP:

‘Don’t Stop Believin’ (Regionals Version)’ by Glee Cast
‘Misery’ by Maroon 5
‘The Only Exception’ by Paramore
‘Hey, Soul Sister (Live)’ by Train
‘Babyfather’ by Sade

BEST POP COLLABORATION:

‘Telephone’ by Lady Gaga and Beyonce
‘California Gurls’ by Katy Perry and Snoop Dogg
‘Airplanes Part II’ by B.o.B, Eminem and Hayley Williams
‘If It Wasn’t For Bad’ by Elton John and Leon Russell
‘Imagine’ by Herbie Hancock, Pink, India.Arie, Konono No 1, Jeff Beck and Oumou Sangare

BEST POP ALBUM:

The Fame Monster by Lady Gaga
Teenage Dream by Katy Perry
My World 2.0 by Justin Bieber
I Dreamed A Dream by Susan Boyle
Battle Studies by John Mayer

BEST DANCE RECORDING:

‘Dancing On My Own’ by Robyn
‘Dance In The Dark’ by Lady Gaga
‘Rocket’ by Goldfrapp
‘In For The Kill’ by La Roux
‘Only Girl (In The World)’ by Rihanna

BEST ELECTRONIC/DANCE ALBUM:

La Roux by La Roux
Head First by Goldfrapp
Further by Chemical Brothers
Black Light by Groove Armada
These Hopeful Machines by BT

BEST ALTERNATIVE ALBUM:

Broken Bells by Broken Bells
Contra by Vampire Weekend
Brothers by The Black Keys
Infinite Arms by Band of Horses
The Suburbs by Arcade Fire

BEST FEMALE R&B:

‘Everything to Me’ by Monica
‘Bittersweet’ by Fantasia
‘Tired’ by Kelly Price
‘Holding You Down (Going In Circles)’ by Jazmine Sullivan
‘Gone Already’ by Faith Evans

BEST MALE R&B:

‘There Goes My Baby’ by Usher
‘We’re Still Friends’ by Musiq Soulchild
‘Why Would You Stay’ by Kem
‘Finding My Way Back’ by Jaheim
‘Second Chance’ by El DeBarge

BEST R&B BY DUO/GROUP:

‘Soldier of Love’ by Sade
‘Shine’ by John Legend and The Roots
‘You’ve Got A Friend’ by Ronald Isley and Aretha Franklin
‘Love’ by Chuck Brown, Jill Scott and Marcus Miller
‘Take My Time’ by Chris Brown and Tank

BEST R&B SONG:

‘Bittersweet’ by Fantasia
‘Finding My Way Back’ by Jaheim
‘Second Chance’ by El DeBarge
‘Shine’ by John Legend and The Roots
‘Why Would You Stay’ by Kem

BEST CONTEMPORARY R&B ALBUM:

The ArchAndroid by Janelle Monae
Raymond V Raymond by Usher
Transition by Ryan Leslie
Untitled by R Kelly
Graffiti by Chris Brown

BEST R&B ALBUM:

Still Standing by Monica
Back to Me by Fantasia
Wake Up! by John Legend & The Roots
Another Round by Jaheim
The Love & War Masterpeace by Raheem DeVaughn

PRODUCER of THE YEAR:

RedOne (Lady Gaga, Usher and Enrique Iglesias)
The Smeezingtons (Bruno Mars, Cee Lo Green)
Dr Luke (Ke$ha, Katy Perry)
Danger Mouse (Broken Bells, The Black Keys)
Rob Cavallo (Adam Lambert, Paramore)


[hat tip Feedlimmy – for image & nominee list]