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Recording Academy Reveal 2013 ‘GRAMMY’ Nominees Album Track-List!

Recording Academy Reveal 2013 ‘GRAMMY’ Nominees Album Track-List!

Capitol Records and The Recording Academy’s GRAMMY Recordings will release the 2013 GRAMMY Nominees album on Jan. 22, 2013 and provide lucky music and GRAMMY fans two chances to attend the 55th or the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards.

The album features 22 critically acclaimed smash hits from a myriad of chart-topping artists from various genres.

The 19th edition of the best-selling collection includes many of the most widely recognized GRAMMY categories representing nominees for Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best New Artist, Best Pop Solo Performance, etc. 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 Awards. First, when pre-ordering the 2013 GRAMMY Nominees album at www.grammy.com/2013grammyalbum by Jan. 21, music fans can enter to win a trip to the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 10, 2013.

Additionally, providing another chance to win tickets to Music’s Biggest Night®, each 2013 GRAMMY Nominees album purchased in stores will include a special game piece featuring a unique entry code for the GRAMMY Ticket 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 Awards in 2014.

The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held Sunday, Feb. 10 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, and will be broadcast live on CBS.

Check out the tracklist after the jump!

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Kelly Clarkson Is Engaged!

Kelly Clarkson Is Engaged!

Yes, you read that correctly.

After months of speculation Kelly Clarkson tweeted the exciting news, she said:

I’M ENGAGED!!!!! I wanted y’all to know!! Happiest night of my life last night! I am so lucky and am with the greatest man ever :)

Clarkson’s fiance is Brandon Blackstock, son of her manager, Narville Blackstock. Brandon’s step-mom is none other than Reba McEntire, who will be Kelly’s step-mom once the happy couple are wed!

We send both Kelly & Brandon a huge congrats!

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Kelly Clarkson, The Killers, Rihanna To Perform On ‘The Voice’ Finale!

Kelly Clarkson, The Killers, Rihanna To Perform On ‘The Voice’ Finale!

Pop superstars, Kelly Clarkson, Rihanna, Bruno Mars & alt/rockers The Killers will perform on the December 18th finale of The Voice.

Only three contestants remain (Cassadee Pope, Terry McDermott, Nicholas David), this is sure to be one spectacular finale that everyone will be talking about.

Cassadee, Terry, and Nicholas perform for your votes on Monday, December 17th, and On Tuesday, December 18th, The Voice crowns a new winner. Who do you think will win? We have a feeling Cassadee will win. Leave a comment.

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2013 ‘Grammy’ Nominees!

2013 ‘Grammy’ Nominees!

Nominations for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards® were announced tonight by The Recording Academy® and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest in music over the past year, as determined by the voting members of The Academy.

 FUN., Jay-Z, Mumford & Sons, Frank Ocean, and Kanye West top the nominations with six each. The Black Keys, Chick Corea, and Miguel each garnered five nominations. Canadian pop sensation, Carly Rae Jepson received a nomination for her breakthrough hit single ‘Call Me Maybe’. Indie rock favorite, Gotye received a nomination for his smash hit single ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’.

Check out the full list of nominees below!

Album Of The Year:
El Camino — The Black Keys
Some Nights — FUN.
Babel — Mumford & Sons
Channel Orange — Frank Ocean
Blunderbuss — Jack White

Record Of The Year:
“Lonely Boy” — The Black Keys
“Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” — Kelly Clarkson
“We Are Young” — FUN. Featuring Janelle Monáe
“Somebody That I Used To Know” — Gotye Featuring Kimbra
“Thinkin Bout You” — Frank Ocean
“We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” — Taylor Swift

Best New Artist:
Alabama Shakes
FUN.
Hunter Hayes
The Lumineers
Frank Ocean

Song Of The Year:
“The A Team” — Ed Sheeran, songwriter (Ed Sheeran)
“Adorn” — Miguel Pimentel, songwriter (Miguel)
“Call Me Maybe” — Tavish Crowe, Carly Rae Jepsen & Josh Ramsay, songwriters (Carly Rae Jepsen)
“Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” — Jörgen Elofsson, David Gamson, Greg Kurstin & Ali Tamposi,
songwriters (Kelly Clarkson)
“We Are Young” — Jack Antonoff, Jeff Bhasker, Andrew Dost & Nate Ruess, songwriters (FUN. Featuring
Janelle Monáe)

Best Pop Solo Performance
“Set Fire To The Rain (Live)” — Adele
“Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” — Kelly Clarkson
“Call Me Maybe” — Carly Rae Jepsen
“Wide Awake” — Katy Perry
“Where Have You Been” — Rihanna

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:
“Shake It Out” — Florence & The Machine
“We Are Young” — FUN. Featuring Janelle Monáe
“Somebody That I Used To Know” — Gotye Featuring Kimbra
“Sexy And I Know It” — LMFAO
“Payphone” — Maroon 5 & Wiz Khalifa

Best Dance/Electronica Album:
Wonderland — Steve Aoki
Don’t Think — The Chemical Brothers
> Album Title Goes Here < — Deadmau5
Fire & Ice — Kaskade
Bangarang — Skrillex

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Listen To Kelly Clarkson’s New Track, “People Like Us”!

Listen To Kelly Clarkson’s New Track, “People Like Us”!

Pop superstar, Kelly Clarkson has released a new track titled “People Like Us” off her forthcoming greatest hits album Greatest Hits- Chapter One set for a November 19th release.

“People Like Us” is an feel-good pop anthem. The beat is great, the lyrics are superb, and Kelly’s vocals are amazing. Another great track, and an anthem for all the misfits out there. Simply amazing.

Listen to “People Like Us” below, and tell us what you think!

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Kelly Clarkson “Catch My Breath” Video Premiere!

Kelly Clarkson “Catch My Breath” Video Premiere!

Pop superstar, Kelly Clarkson has released a music video for her latest single “Catch My Breath” off her forthcoming greatest hits album Greatest Hits – Chapter One set for a November 16th release.

The video features Clarkson standing on water as she sigs, while flames fly over her. Plus there’s a lot of wind-hair blowing, and bubbles.

Overall, the video is “ok”. We were expecting a bit more, but the song makes up for it. Check it out below, and tell us what you think.

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