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DEC 01 2011

RCA Records Receives 27 Grammy Award Nominations PLUS Six Special Recognition Nods!




Congratulations to the following RCA Records artists for their Grammy nominations and Special Recognition nominations! Tune in to the 54th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, February 12th at 8PM EST on CBS to see who will win music's biggest honor!

FOO FIGHTERS
ALBUM OF THE YEAR – WASTING LIGHT
BEST ROCK PERFORMANCE – “WALK”
BEST HARD ROCK PERFORMANCE – “WHITE LIMO”
BEST ROCK SONG – “WALK”
BEST ROCK ALBUM – WASTING LIGHT
BEST LONG FORM MUSIC VIDEO – BACK & FORTH

CHRIS BROWN
BEST R&B ALBUM – F.A.M.E.
BEST RAP PERFORMANCE – “LOOK AT ME NOW”
BEST RAP SONG – “LOOK AT ME NOW”

CHARLIE WILSON
BEST R&B PERFORMANCE – “YOU ARE”
BEST R&B SONG – “YOU ARE”

CHRISTINA AGUILERA
BEST POP DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE – “MOVES LIKE JAGGER” W/ MAROON 5
BEST COMPILATION SOUNDTRACK FOR VISUAL MEDIA – BURLESQUE

KINGS OF LEON
BEST ROCK ALBUM – COME AROUND SUNDOWN
BEST LONG FORM MUSIC VIDEO – TALIHINA SKY: THE STORY OF KINGS OF LEON

KIRK FRANKLIN
BEST GOSPEL SONG – “HELLO FEAR”
BEST GOSPEL ALBUM – HELLO FEAR

MARSHA AMBROSIUS
BEST R&B PERFORMANCE – “FAR AWAY”
BEST R&B SONG – “FAR AWAY”

R.KELLY
BEST TRADITIONAL R&B VOCAL PERFORMANCE – “RADIO MESSAGE”
BEST R&B ALBUM – LOVE LETTER

WEIRD AL” YANKOVIC
BEST COMEDY ALBUM – ALPOCALYPSE
BEST SHORT FORM MUSIC VIDEO – “PERFORM THIS WAY”

DONALD LAWRENCE
BEST GOSPEL SONG – “SPIRITUAL” W/ BLANCHE MCALLISTER-DYKES”

KELLY CLARKSON
BEST COUNTRY DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE – “DON’T YOU WANNA STAY” W/ JASON ALDEAN

P!NK
BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE – “F***IN’ PERFECT”

RICHARD SMALLWOOD

Special Recognition Goes To:

FOO FIGHTERS
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR – BUTCH VIG
BEST REMIXED RECORDING, NON CLASSICAL – DEADMAU5 “ROPE DEADMAU5”

BURLESQUE
BEST SONG WRITTEN FOR VISUAL MEDIA – YOU HAVEN’T SEEN THE LAST OF ME” – DIANE WARREN (CHER)

GAVIN DEGRAW
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR – RYAN TEDDER

LEONA LEWIS
BEST REMIXED RECORDING, NON CLASSICAL – AFROJACK “COLLIDE AFROJACK REMIX”

A TRIBE CALLED QUEST
BEST LONG FORM MUSIC VIDEO: BEATS, RHYMES & LIFE: THE TRAVELS OF A TRIBE CALLED QUEST