LL Cool J and Craig Ferguson Announce Grammy Nominations

LL Cool J and Craig Ferguson announced the nominations for the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards during a one-hour TV special on December 1st, The Grammy® Nominations Concert Live!!

Eminem leads the pack with 10 nominations. Close behind is newcomer Bruno Mars with seven and Jay-Z, Lady Gaga, and Lady Antebellum with six each.

The Grammy Awards will air on CBS on February 13, 2011. For the complete list of nominees, go to grammy.com/nominees.

Record of the Year

B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars, "Nothin' On You"
Eminem Featuring Rihanna, "Love the Way You Lie"
Cee Lo Green, "F*** You"
Jay-Z & Alicia Keys, "Empire State of Mind"
Lady Antebellum, "Need You Now"

Album of the Year

The Suburbs, Arcade Fire
Recovery, Eminem
Need You Now, Lady Antebellum
The Fame Monster, Lady Gaga
Teenage Dream, Katy Perry

Song of the Year

"Beg Steal or Borrow" written by Ray LaMontagne (Ray LaMontagne and the Pariah Dogs)
"F*** You" written by Cee Lo Green, Philip Lawrence & Bruno Mars (Cee Lo Green)
"The House That Built Me" written by Tom Douglas & Allen Shamblin (Miranda Lambert)
"Love the Way You Lie" written by Alexander Grant, Holly Hafferman & Marshall Mathers (Eminem Featuring Rihanna)
"Need You Now" written by Dave Haywood, Josh Kear, Charles Kelley & Hillary Scott (Lady Antebellum)

Best New Artist

Justin Bieber


Florence & The Machine

Mumford & Sons

Esperanza Spalding