Miss last nights Grammy Award nominations special? Heres the scoop from Grammy.com:
Beyonc topped the nominations with 10, Taylor Swift garnered eight, and the Black Eyed Peas, Maxwell, and Kanye West each earned six nods. David Guetta, Jay-Z and Lady Gaga received five each; and Colbie Caillat, Michael Giacchino, Kings Of Leon, John Newton, RedOne, Bruce Springsteen, T-Pain, and Keith Urban each received four nominations.
For the second year, nominations for the annual GRAMMY Awards were announced on primetime television as part of “The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! Countdown To Music’s Biggest Night.” The one-hour special broadcast live on CBS from Club Nokia at L.A. Live featured the announcement of nominations in several categories as well as performances by the Black Eyed Peas, DJ/producer Guetta, Maxwell, Nick Jonas & The Administration, Sugarland, and host LL Cool J. Presenters included Linkin Park, George Lopez, Katy Perry, Smokey Robinson, Ringo Starr, T-Pain, and Dwight Yoakam.
See the full list of nominations here.
And watch as Maxwell sings a tribute to Michael Jackson via Rap Radar:
Better than Ne-Yo’s performance at the BET Awards? You be the judge.
Ne-Yo MJT 09 BETA Live