The Grammys 2013 nominations are here, and Frank Ocean, Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson were among the nominees.
The Grammys 2013 awards show, the 55th annual Grammys telecast, will air on Feb. 10, 2013.
Kelly Clarkson, Florence + The Machine, fun., P!nk and Maroon 5 were early nominees for Best Pop Album, while Frank Ocean, The Black Keys and Gotye joined Swift, fun. and Clarkson on the Record of the Year roster. Mumford & Sons, Rihanna and Bruce Springsteen were expected to compete in categories like Album of the Year and Song of the Year.
Alabama Shakes, fun., Hunter Hayes, The Lumineers and Frank Ocean were nominated in the Best New Artist category.
As noted by the Grammy Awards website, the Grammys are "the recording industry's most prestigious award." The selections for the Grammys are made by The Recording Academy, whose members vote "to honor excellence in the recording arts and sciences." Per the site, the Grammys are "truly a peer honor."
Check out the list of Grammys 2013 nominations at Grammys.com.
02/10/2013 11:44 PM EST
Good Night, Everyone!
The 55th annual Grammy Awards have come to a close. Dan Auerbach from The Black Keys was a big winner, but Frank Ocean, fun., Mumford & Sons, Kelly Clarkson and Kanye West & Jay-Z were all honored with Grammys.
From all of us here at HuffPost Entertainment, we hope you enjoyed the show. See you again on Feb. 24 for the 85th annual Academy Awards.
Here's Lena Dunham and Taylor Swift again, just because:
02/10/2013 11:36 PM EST
Grammys Winners 2013: Full List Of Honorees
Your complete list of Grammy winners, from fun. to The Black Keys to Mumford & Sons.
02/10/2013 11:34 PM EST
@ johannacox :
Not enough Beyonce and nowhere near enough Solange. #grammys
02/10/2013 11:33 PM EST
You've Got To Fight For Your Right To Delta
@ TVWithoutPity :
Wow, the closing #Grammys jam was bumrushed by sponsor shout-outs. Thought it was MCA forever, not commerce forever.
02/10/2013 11:30 PM EST
The Broadcast Is Over
LL Cool J gets cut off saying good night on the Grammys. Hashtag that, LL.
02/10/2013 11:28 PM EST
This amalgam of rockers and hip-hop stars perform "No Sleep Till Brooklyn" to honor the late MCA. CBS, however, cuts them off with an rundown of the night's sponsors. Classy.
02/10/2013 11:26 PM EST
Ladies Love Cool James
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OMG IT'S HASHTAG LL COOL J
02/10/2013 11:25 PM EST
LL Cool J, Chuck D, Tom Morello, Travis Barker & More
Closing the Grammys in style.
02/10/2013 11:24 PM EST
Tonight, They Are Young
More on fun. Fun!
02/10/2013 11:22 PM EST
"Still To Come, I Take The Stage"
LL Cool J now making Grammys threats.