Sunday, February 13, 2011

Grammy Playlist

Put this playlist together to familiarize yourself with the major nominees and artists nominated in multiple categories:

1. Love the Way You Lie - Eminem feat. Rihanna (Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Rap Album Rap/Sung Collaboration, Rap Song, Music Video)

2. Need You Now - Lady Antebellum (Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Country Duo/Group, Country Song, Country Album)

3. Bad Romance - Lady Gaga (Album of the Year, Female Pop, Pop Album, Music Video, RedOne - Producer of the Year)

4. California Gurls - Katy Perry feat. Snoop Dogg (Album of the Year, Pop Collaboration, Pop Album, Dr. Luke - Producer of the Year)

5. Ready to Start - Arcade Fire (Album of the Year, Rock Duo/Group, Alternative Album)

6. Nothin' on You - B.o.B featuring Bruno Mars (Record of the Year, Rap/Sung Collaboration, Rap Album, Rap Song, The Smeezingtons - Producer of the Year)

7. Fuck You! - Cee Lo Green (Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Urban/Alternative, The Smeezingtons - Producer of the Year

8. The House that Built Me - Miranda Lambert (Song of the Year, Country Female, Country Song, Country Album)

9. Beg Steal or Borrow - Ray LaMontagne & the Pariah Dogs (Song of the Year, Contemporary Folk Album, Best Engineered Album)

10. Baby - Justin Bieber (Best New Artist, Pop Album)

11. Over - Drake (Best New Artist, Rap Solo, Rap Album)

12. Little Lion Man - Mumford & Sons (Best New Artist, Rock Song)

13. Dog Days Are Over - Florence & the Machine (Best New Artist)

14. Haven't Met You Yet - Michael Buble (Male Pop, Traditional Pop Album)

15. Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars (Male Pop, The Smeezingtons - Producer of the Year)

16. Half of My Heart - John Mayer (Male Pop, Pop Album, Best Engineered Album)

17. In for the Kill - La Roux (Dance Recording, Electronic Album)

18. Tighten Up - The Black Keys (Rock Duo/Group, Rock Song, Alternative Album, Best Recording Package, Danger House - Producer of the Year)

19. Resistance - Muse (Rock Duo/Group, Rock Song, Rock Album)

20. Shine - John Legend & The Roots (R&B Duo/Group, R&B Song, R&B Album)

21. Bittersweet - Fantasia (Female R&B, R&B Song, R&B Album)


John said...

I would add Esperanza Spalding "Overjoyed" to the list to complete the Best New Artist category.

ww_adh said...

Yes, I considered that, although given her low profile, she's probably the least likely to win BNA. She also wasn't nominated anywhere else (although I realize neither was F&TM).

ww_adh said...

Okay, nevermind. That was a big surprise. Go Esperanza!