The Grammy nominations have been announced and CBS is going to have some serious ratings thanks to front runners Eminem, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and a slew of other talented artists who are up for a Grammy at music’s biggest award show in February. JB scored a nod for Best New Artist, but the true jaw-dropper is beloved rapper Em, who leads the pack with 10 nominations from his knockout album Recovery.
Pop sensation Katy is up for album of the year with “Teenage Dream” and was so shocked that she won she lost control a little bit, letting excitement get the best of her.
“Are you feeling some Grammy love tonight?” Host LL Cool J asked Katy Wednesday night at the Nokia Theater in L.A., during the The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!! event.
“Hell yes!” she slipped, before adding, “Excuse me, sorry CBS.”
Katy, 25, also performed her chart-topper “California Gurl” at last night’s festivities.
Michael Jackson is nominated for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for “This is It” pitted against Michael Bublé, Adam Lambert, Bruno Mars and John Mayer.
If the late great King of Pop wins it will be his 14th Grammy award.
Even the Fox his Glee received a nomination for Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals for its cover of “Don’t Stop Believin’ (Regionals Version).”
The other nominees in the category are:
“Misery” — Maroon 5
“The Only Exception” — Paramore
“Babyfather” — Sade
“Hey, Soul Sister (Live)” — Train
The Glee gang also covered “The Only Exception” and “Hey, Soul Sister”!
Catch a list of the big awards below. For a full list of nominees click HERE.
Album Of The Year:
The Suburbs — Arcade Fire
Recovery — Eminem
Need You Now — Lady Antebellum
The Fame Monster — Lady Gaga
Teenage Dream — Katy Perry
Record Of The Year:
“Nothin’ On You” — B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars
“Love The Way You Lie” — Eminem Featuring Rihanna
“F*** You” — Cee Lo Green
“Empire State Of Mind” — Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
“Need You Now” — Lady Antebellum
Best New Artist:
Florence & The Machine
Mumford & Sons
Song Of The Year:
“Beg Steal Or Borrow” — Ray LaMontagne, songwriter (Ray LaMontagne And The Pariah Dogs)
“F*** You” — Cee Lo Green, Philip Lawrence & Bruno Mars, songwriters (Cee Lo Green)
“The House That Built Me” — Tom Douglas & Allen Shamblin, songwriters (Miranda Lambert)
“Love The Way You Lie” — Alexander Grant, Skylar Grey & Marshall Mathers, songwriters (Eminem Featuring Rihanna)
“Need You Now” — Dave Haywood, Josh Kear, Charles Kelley & Hillary Scott, songwriters (Lady Antebellum)
Clips from last night’s presentation:
Dave Grohl and Selena Gomez announce the nominees for song of the year.
Host LL Cool J and Craig Ferguson announce the nominees for Record of the Year.
Glee “Don’t Stop Believin'”: