added: 10 Jan 2013 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
For the 19th year, the Recording Academy will release a sampling of the nominees for the Grammy Awards.
This years edition includes 22 tracks nominated for Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best New Artist, Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song, and Best Rock Album. The tracks by The Black Keys (Lonely Boy) and .fun (We Are Young) are nominated in five of those categories while Kelly Clarkson's Stronger is up in four.
The album is made possible by a special arrangement with all of the major music distribution companies and rotates labels from year to year. A portion of the proceeds from the album benefit the MusiCares Foundation®and the GRAMMY Foundation®- two charitable organizations established by The Recording Academy.
In conjunction with the 2013 Grammy Nominees album, Capitol Records and The Recording Academy will offer two opportunities to attend the annual Grammy wards. First, when pre-ordering the 2013 Grammy ominees album at www.grammy.com/2013grammyalbum by Jan. 21, music fans can enter to win a trip to the 55th Annual Grammy wards on Feb. 10, 2013. Additionally, providing another chance to win tickets to Music's Biggest Night®, each 2013 Grammy ominees album purchased in stores will include a special game piece featuring a unique entry code for the Grammy icket Game. To participate, the code must be entered at www.grammy.com/2013grammyalbum for the opportunity to win a trip for two to the 56th Annual Grammy wards in 2014. The second-place winner will receive other official Grammy Awards merchandise.
•Lonely Boy - Black Keys
•Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) - Kelly Clarkson
•We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together - Taylor Swift
•Somebody That I Used to Know - Gotye (Featuring Kimbra)
•Wide Awake - Katy Perry
•We Are Young - .fun Featuring Janelle Monae
•Shake It Out - Florance + the Machine
•Try - Pink
•Payphone - Maroon 5 Featuring Wiz Khalifa
•Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen
•Adorn - Miguel
•The A Team - Ed Sheeran
•Wanted - Hunter Hayes
•Ho Hey - Lumineers
•Hold On - Alabama Shakes
•I Will Wait - Mumford and Sons
•Pyramids - Frank Ocean
•We Take Care of Our Own - Bruce Springsteen
•Freedom at 21 - Jack White
•Madness - Muse
•Charlie Brown - Coldplay
•Set Fire to the Rain - Adele
Artist: Various Artists
Title: 2013 Grammy Nominees Album
Release Date: January 22, 2013
Label: Capitol Records
Format(s): CD, DD
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