Grammy Time

- By Bossip Staff

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Kanye West is the top earner in the nominations department for the upcoming Grammy Awards with eight nods, and Graduation is in the race for “Album of the Year”.

Despite his recent loss, Kanye is definitely doing his thing…first GQ Man of the Year, now this. Kudos to him.

View Grammy Nominations under the hood…

Album of the Year

• Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace, Foo Fighters

• These Days, Vince Gill

• River: The Joni Letters, Herbie Hancock

• Graduation, Kanye West

• Back to Black, Amy Winehouse

Record of the Year

• “Irreplaceable,” Beyoncé

• “The Pretender,” Foo Fighters

• “Umbrella,” Rihanna (featuring Jay-Z)

• “What Goes Around . . . Comes Around,” Justin Timberlake

• “Rehab,” Amy Winehouse

Song of the Year

• “Before He Cheats,” John Kear & Chris Tompkins, songwriters (Carrie Underwood)

• “Hey There Delilah,” Tom Higgenson, songwriters (Plain White T’s)

• “Like A Star,” Corinne Bailey Rae, songwriter (Corinne Bailey Rae)

• “Rehab,” Amy Winehouse

• “Umbrella,” Shawn Carter, Kuk Harrell, Terius “Dream” Nash & Christopher Stewart, songwriters (Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z)

Best New Artist

• Feist

• Ledisi

• Paramore

• Taylor Swift

• Amy Winehouse

Pop Vocal Album

• Lost Highway, Bon Jovi

• The Reminder, Feist

• It Won’t Be Soon Before Long, Maroon 5

• Memory Almost Full, Paul McCartney

• Back To Black, Amy Winehouse

Rap Album

• Finding Forever, Common

• Kingdom Come, Jay-Z

• Hip Hop Is Dead, Nas

• T.I. vs T.I.P., T.I.

• Graduation, Kanye West

Rock Album

• Daughtry, Daughtry

• Revival, John Fogerty

• Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace, Foo Fighters

• Magic, Bruce Springsteen

• Sky Blue Sky, Wilco

Country Album

• Long Trip Alone, Dierks Bentley

• These Days, Vince Gill

• Let It Go, Tim McGraw

• 5th Gear, Brad Paisley

• It Just Comes Natural, George Strait

Contemporary R&B Album

• Konvicted, Akon

• Just Like You, Keyshia Cole

• Fantasia, Fantasia

• East Side Story, Emily King

• Because Of You, Ne-Yo


R.I.P. Dr. West:

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