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DEC 09 2013

RCA Records Receives 28 Grammy Nominations & 7 Special Recognition Noms!

RCA RECORDS
RECEIVES 28 GRAMMY NOMINATIONS
& 7 SPECIAL RECOGNITION NOMS!!!

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE
BEST POP DUO / GROUP PERFORMANCE: JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE FT. JAY Z – ‘SUIT & TIE’

ALSO NOMINATED:
P!NK – ‘JUST GIVE ME A REASON’
DAFT PUNK FT. PHARRELL WILLIAMS – ‘GET LUCKY’
RIHANNA FT. MIKKY EKKO – ‘STAY’
ROBIN THICKE FT. PHARRELL & T.I. – ‘BLURRED LINES’

BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE – ‘MIRRORS’
ALSO NOMINATED:
SARA BAREILLES – ‘BRAVE’
LORDE – ‘ROYALS’
BRUNO MARS – ‘WHEN I WAS YOUR MAN’
KATY PERRY – 'ROAR’

BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM – THE 20/20 EXPERIENCE: THE COMPLETE EXPERIENCE
ALSO NOMINATED:
LANA DEL REY – PARADISE
LORDE – PURE HEROINE
BRUNO MARS – UNORTHODOX JUKEBOX
ROBIN THICKE – BLURRED LINES

BEST R&B SONG – ‘PUSHER LOVE GIRL’
ALSO NOMINATED:
ANTHONY HAMILTON – ‘BEST OF ME’
TAMAR BRAXTON – ‘LOVE AND WAR’
PJ MORTON FT. STEVIE WONDER – ‘ONLY ONE’
FANTASIA BARRINO FT. KELLY ROWLAND & MISSY ELLIOT – “WITHOUT ME”

BEST RAP/SUNG COLLABORATION: JAY Z FT. JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE – ‘HOLY GRAIL’
ALSO NOMINATED:
J. COLE FT. MIGUEL – ‘POWER TRIP’
JAY-Z FT. BEYONCE – ‘PART II (ON THE RUN)’
KENDRICK LAMAR FT. MARY J. BLIGE – ‘NOW OR NEVER’
WIZ KHALIFA FT. THE WEEKND – ‘REMEMBER YOU’

BEST RAP SONG: JAY Z FT. JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE – ‘HOLY GRAIL’
ALSO NOMINATED:
A$AP ROCKY FT. DRAKE, 2 CHAINZ, & KENDRICK LAMAR – ‘F***CKIN’ PROBLEMS’
KANYE WEST – ‘NEW SLAVES’
DRAKE – ‘STARTED FROM THE BOTTOM’
MACKLEMORE & RYAN LEWIS – ‘THIRFT SHOP’

BEST MUSIC VIDEO – ‘SUIT & TIE’ FT. JAY Z
ALSO NOMINATED:
CAPITAL CITIES – ‘SAFE & SOUND’
JAY Z – ‘PICASSO BABY: A PERFORMANCE ART FILM’
MACKLEMORE & RYAN LEWIS – ‘CAN’T HOLD US’
JACK WHITE – ‘I’M SHAKIN’

FANTASIA
BEST TRADITIONAL R&B PERFORMANCE – ‘GET IT RIGHT’

ALSO NOMINATED:
GARY CLARK JR. – ‘PLEASE COME HOME’
MAYSA – ‘QUIET FIRE’
GERGORY PORTER – ‘HEY LAURA’
RYAN SHAW – ‘YESTERDAY’

BEST R&B SONG: FANTASIA FT. KELLY ROWLAND & MISSY ELLIOT – ‘WITHOUT ME’
ALSO NOMINATED:
ANTHONY HAMILTON – ‘BEST OF ME’
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE – ‘PUSHER LOVE GIRL’
TAMAR BRAXTON – “LOVE AND WAR”
PJ MORTON FT. STEVIE WONDER – “ONLY ONE”

BEST URBAN CONTEMPORARY ALBUM – SIDE EFFECTS OF YOU
ALSO NOMINATED:
TAMAR BRAXTON – LOVE AND WAR
SALAAM REMI – ONE: IN THE CHAMBER
RIHANNA – UNAPOLOGETIC
MACK WILDS – NEW YORK: A LOVE STORY

ANTHONY HAMILTON
BEST R&B PERFORMANCE – ‘BEST OF ME’

ALSO NOMINATED:
MIGUEL FT. KENDRICK LAMAR – ‘HOW MANY DRINKS?’
TAMAR BRAXTON - ‘LOVE AND WAR’
HIATUS KAIYOTE FT. Q-TIP – ‘NAKAMARRA’
SNARKY PUPPY WITH LALAH HATHAWAY – ‘SOMETHING’

BEST R&B SONG – ‘BEST OF ME’
ALSO NOMINATED:
FANTASIA FT. KELLY ROWLAND & MISSY ELLIOT – ‘WITHOUT ME’
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE – ‘PUSHER LOVE GIRL’
TAMAR BRAXTON – ‘LOVE AND WAR’
PJ MORTON FT. STEVIE WONDER – ‘ONLY ONE’

MIGUEL
BEST R&B PERFORMANCE: MIGUEL FT. KENDRICK LAMAR – ‘HOW MANY DRINKS?’

ALSO NOMINATED:
ANTHONY HAMILTON – ‘BEST OF ME’
TAMAR BRAXTON - ‘LOVE AND WAR’
HIATUS KAIYOTE FT. Q-TIP – ‘NAKAMARRA’
SNARKY PUPPY WITH LALAH HATHAWAY – ‘SOMETHING’

BEST RAP/SUNG COLLABORATION: J. COLE FT. MIGUEL – ‘POWER TRIP’
ALSO NOMINATED:
JAY Z FT. JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE – ‘HOLY GRAIL’
JAY Z FT. BEYONCE – “PART II (ON THE RUN)”
KENDRICK LAMAR FT. MARY J. BLIGE – ‘NOW OR NEVER’
WIZ KHALIFA FT. THE WEEKND – ‘REMEMBER YOU’

P!NK
SONG OF THE YEAR: P!NK FT. NATE RUESS - ‘JUST GIVE ME A REASON’

ALSO NOMINATED:
BRUNO MARS – ‘LOCKED OUT OF HEAVEN’
KATY PERRY – ‘ROAR’
LORDE – ‘ROYALS’
MACKLEMORE & RYAN LEWIS – ‘SAME LOVE’

BEST POP DUO / GROUP PERFORMANCE: P!NK FT. NATE RUESS – ‘JUST GIVE ME A REASON’
ALSO NOMINATED:
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE FT. JAY Z – ‘SUIT & TIE’
DAFT PUNK – ‘GET LUCKY’
RIHANNA FT. MIKKY EKKO – ‘STAY’
ROBIN THICKE FT. PHARELL & T.I. – ‘BLURRED LINES’

SOUND CITY: REAL TO REEL
BEST ROCK SONG: DAVE GROHL, PAUL MCCARTNEY, KRIST NOVOSELIC & PAT SMEAR - ‘CUT ME SOME SLACK’

ALSO NOMINATED:
GARY CLARK JR. – ‘AINT NO MESSIN AROUND’
MICK JAGGER & KEITH RICHARDS – ‘DOOM AND GLOOM’
GEEZER BUTLER, TONY IOMMI & OZZY OSBOURNE – ‘GOD IS DEAD?’
MATTHEW BELAMY – ‘PANIC STATION’

BEST COMPILATION SOUNDTRACK FOR VISUAL MEDIA: DAVE GROHL & VARIOUS ARTISTS – SOUND CITY: REAL TO REEL
ALSO NOMINATED:
DJANGO UNCHAINED
THE GREAT GATSBY (DELUXE EDITION)
LES MISERABLES (DELUXE EDITION)
MUSCLE SHOALS

ALICIA KEYS
BEST R&B ALBUM – GIRL ON FIRE

ALSO NOMINATED:
FAITH EVANS – R&B DIVAS
JOHN LEGEND – LOVE IN THE FUTURE
CHRISETTE MICHELE – BETTER
TGT – THREE KINGS

A$AP ROCKY
BEST RAP SONG: A$AP ROCKY FT. DRAKE, 2 CHAINZ & KENDRICK LAMAR – ‘F***IN’ PROBLEMS’

ALSO NOMINATED:
JAY Z FT. JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE – ‘HOLY GRAIL’
KANYE WEST – ‘NEW SLAVES’
DRAKE – ‘STARTED FROM THE BOTTOM’
MACKLEMORE & RYAN LEWIS – ‘THIRFT SHOP’

CHARLIE WILSON
BEST GOSPEL SONG – ‘IF I BELIEVE’

ALSO NOMINATED:
DIETRICK HADDON – ‘HAVE YOUR WAY’
TYE TRIBBETT – ‘IF HE DID IT BEFORE…SAME GOD LIVE’
ERICA CAMPBELL – ‘A LITTLE MORE JESUS’
PERCY BADY FT. LOWELL PYE – ‘STILL’

DIETRICK HADDON
BEST GOSPEL SONG – ‘HAVE YOUR WAY’

ALSO NOMINATED:
CHARLIE WILSON – ‘IF I BELIEVE’
TYE TRIBBETT – ‘IF HE DID IT BEFORE…SAME GOD LIVE’
ERICA CAMPBELL – ‘A LITTLE MORE JESUS’
PERCY BADY FT. LOWELL PYE – ‘STILL’

GAVIN DEGRAW
BEST SONG WRITTEN FOR VISUAL MEDIA: COLBIE CAILLAT & GAVIN DEGRAW – ‘WE BOTH KNOW’

ALSO NOMINATED:
COLDPLAY – ‘ATLAS’
JESSIE J – ‘SILVER LINING’
ADELE – ‘SKYFALL’
LANA DEL REY – ‘YOUNG AND BEAUTIFUL’
REGINA SPEKTOR – ‘YOU’VE GOT TIME’

KELLY CLARKSON
BEST COUNTRY DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE: KELLY CLARKSON FT. VINCE GILL – ‘DON’T RUSH’

ALSO NOMINATED:
THE CIVIL WARS – ‘FROM THIS VALLEY’
LITTLE BIG TOWN – ‘YOUR SIDE OF THE BED’
TIM MCGRAW, TAYLOR SWIFT & KEITH URBAN – ‘HIGHWAY DON’T CARE’
KENNY ROGERS WITH DOLLY PARTON – ‘YOU CAN’T MAKE OLD FRIENDS’

KINGS OF LEON
BEST ROCK ALBUM – MECHANICAL BULL

ALSO NOMINATED:
BLACK SABBATH – 13
DAVID BOWIE – THE NEXT DAY
LED ZEPPELIN – CELEBRATION DAY
QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE – …LIKE CLOCKWORK
NEIL YOUNG WITH CRAZY HORSE – PSYCHDELIC PILL

MIKKY EKKO
BEST POP DUO/ GROUP PERFORMANCE: RIHANNA FT. MIKKY EKKO – ‘STAY’
ALSO NOMINATED:
JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE FT. JAY Z – ‘SUIT & TIE’
P!NK FT. NATE RUESS – ‘JUST GIVE ME A REASON’
DAFT PUNK FT. PHARRELL – ‘GET LUCKY’
ROBIN THICKE FT. PHARRELL & T.I. – ‘BLURRED LINES’

SNOOP LION
BEST REGGAE ALBUM – REINCARNATED

ALSO NOMINATED:
BERES HAMMOND – ONE LOVE, ONE LIFE
ZIGGY MARLEY – ZIGGY MARLEY IN CONCERT
SIZZLA – THE MESSIAH
SLY AND ROBBIE AND THE JAM MASTERS – REGGAE CONNECTION

WILLIAM MURPHY
BEST GOSPEL ALBUM – GOD CHASER [LIVE]

ALSO NOMINATED:
TASHA COBBS – GRACE [LIVE]
DONALD LAWRENCE – BEST FOR LAST: 20 YEAR CELEBRARTION VOLUME 1 [LIVE]
BISHOP PAUL S. MORTON – BEST DAYS YET
TYE TRIBBETT – GREATER THAN [LIVE]

*** SPECIAL RECOGNITION GOES TO:

BECKY G
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: DR. LUKE – ‘PLAY IT AGAIN’

FOXES
BEST DANCE RECORDING: ZEDD FT. FOXES – ‘CLARITY’

JENNIFER HUDSON
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: PHARRELL WILLIAMS – ‘I CAN’T DESCRIBE’ (THE WAY I FEEL) FT. T.I.

KE$HA
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: DR. LUKE – ‘CRAZY KIDS’

MILEY CYRUS
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: DR. LUKE – ‘WRECKING BALL’
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: DR. LUKE – “FALL DOWN” WILL.I.AM. FT MILEY CYRUS

SNOOP LION
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: ARIEL RECHTSHAID – REINCARNATED

THE 56TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS AIR LIVE ON CBS FROM THE STAPLES CENTER ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 26TH AT 8PM EST