Drake & Carly Rae Jepsen among Canadians to receive 14 Grammy nominations [News]
Nashville, TN – It was a star studded affair last night at the 2013 Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville. LL Cool J and Taylor Swift were the hosts for the night and entertainment was provided by Ne-Yo, Janelle Monáe, Adam Levine and more. Our Canadians did well as they racked up a total of 14 nominations. Toronto’s own Drake led the pack with three and Carly Rae Jepsen and Tamia were right behind him receiving two each. DeadMau5, Howard Shore, Loreena McKennit, Melanie Fiona, Michael Bublé, Tegan and Sara, and Arcade Fires Win Butler and Régine Chassagne all earned single nominations.
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards show will be held in Los Angeles at the Staples Center on February 10th, with the live broadcast beginning at 8pm ET/PT on Global and the Entertainment Tonight Canada pre-show at 7pm. Hit the jump for the full list of Canadian Grammy nominations.
Best rap album – Take Care
Best rap song – “The Motto” featuring Lil Wayne
Best rap performance – “HYFR” featuring Lil Wayne
Carly Rae Jepsen
Song of the year – “Call Me Maybe”
Best pop solo performance – “Call Me Maybe”
Best R&B song – “Beautiful Surprise”
Best R&B album – Beautiful Surprise
Best song written for visual media – “Abraham’s Daughter” from The Hunger Games
Best traditional pop vocal album – Christmas
Best dance/electronic album – Album Title Goes Here
Best new age album – Troubadours on the Rhine
Best score soundtrack for visual media – Hugo
Tegan and Sara
Best long form music video – “Get Along”
For a complete list of all the nominations go here
Tags: Adam Levine, Arcade Fire, Carly Rae Jepsen, Deadmau5, Drake, Entertainment Tonight, Global, Howard Shore, Janelle Monáe, LL Cool J, Loreena McKennit, Melanie Fiona, Michael Buble, Ne-Yo, Regine Chassagne, Tamia, Taylor Swift, Tegan and Sara, Win Butler
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