The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards nominations have been announced last night. Congratulations to Rihanna for receiving three nominations for her “Talk That Talk” singles.
- Best Pop Solo Performance (“Where Have You Been”)
- Best Rap/Sung Collaboration (“Talk That Talk”)
- Best Short Form Music Video (“We Found Love”)
Which one of these do you think has the most chance to give her next Grammy? Rihanna has already 6!
The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held on GRAMMY Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Staples Center in Los Angeles and once again will be broadcast live in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on CBS from 8–11:30 p.m. (ET/PT).
This year’s GRAMMY Awards process registered more than 17,000 submissions over a 12-month eligibility period (Oct. 1, 2011 – Sept. 30, 2012). GRAMMY ballots for the final round of voting will be mailed on Dec. 19 to the voting members of The Recording Academy. They are due back to the accounting firm of Deloitte by Jan. 16, 2013, when they will be tabulated and the results kept secret until the 55th GRAMMY telecast.
Here are the other nominees in the categories:
Best Pop Solo Performance
- Set Fire To The Rain [Live] Adele Track from: Live At The Royal Albert Hall [XL/Columbia]
- Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You) Kelly Clarkson [RCA Records/19 Recordings Limited]
- Call Me Maybe Carly Rae Jepsen [604 Records/Schoolboy Records/Interscope]
- Wide Awake Katy Perry [Capitol]
- Where Have You Been Rihanna Track from: Talk That Talk [Def Jam]
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
- Wild Ones Flo Rida Featuring Sia Track from: Wild Ones [Poe Boy/Atlantic]
- No Church In The Wild Jay-Z & Kanye West Featuring Frank Ocean & The-Dream Track from: Watch The Throne [Roc-A-Fella Records, LLC]
- Tonight (Best You Ever Had) John Legend Featuring Ludacris [Epic Records]
- Cherry Wine Nas Featuring Amy Winehouse Track from: Life Is Good [Def Jam]
- Talk That Talk Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z Track from: Talk That Talk [Def Jam]
Best Short Form Music Video
- Houdini Foster The People Daniels, video directors; Gaetano Crupi, video producer [Columbia]
- No Church In The Wild Jay-Z & Kanye West Featuring Frank Ocean & The-Dream Romain Gervais, video director; Mourad Belkeddan, video producer [Def Jam]
- Bad Girls M.I.A Romain Gavras, video director; Romain Gavras, video producer [N.E.E.T./Interscope]
- We Found Love Rihanna Featuring Calvin Harris Melina Matsoukas, video director; Juliette Larthe & Ben Sullivan, video producers [Def Jam]
- Run Boy Run Woodkid Yoann Lemoine, video director; Roman Pichon, video producer [Green United Music]