Nashville Represents at the Grammys

True to our name of Music City USA, we will be well represented tonight at the Grammys.  It’s not just country music that has received a nomination.  This list includes Contemporary Christian artist, our fav rock-n-roller ,Jack White, Americana artist, Keb Mo, and even the Nashville Symphony gets a nod for Best Contemporary Classical Composition.

There are 899 actual nominees for the 57th annual Grammys.  Over the year, three cities have hosted the Grammys, Los Angeles, New York and Nashville back in 1972. Two Nashville artist will be performing at the Grammys, Miranda Lambert and Eric Church.

Here is the list of our locals who have been nominated.  Be sure to watch the Grammys on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 7pm on CBS.

RECORD OF THE YEAR
Taylor Swift – “Shake It Off”

SONG OF THE YEAR
Taylor Swift – “Shake It Off”

BEST NEW ARTIST
Brandy Clark

BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE
Taylor Swift – “Shake It Off”

BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM
Miley Cyrus – Bangerz

BEST ROCK PERFORMANCE
The Black Keys – “Fever”
Jack White – “Lazaretto”

BEST ROCK SONG
Paramore – “Ain’t It Fun”
The Black Keys – “Fever”
Jack White – “Lazaretto”

BEST ROCK ALBUM
The Black Keys – Turn Blue

BEST ALTERNATIVE MUSIC ALBUM
Cage the Elephant – Melophobia
Jack White – Lazaretto

BEST COUNTRY SOLO PERFORMANCE
Eric Church – “Give Me Back My Hometown”
Hunter Hayes – “Invisible”
Miranda Lambert – “Automatic”
Carrie Underwood – “Something in the Water”
Keith Urban – “Cop Car”

BEST COUNTRY DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE
The Band Perry – “Gentle On My Mind”
Miranda Lambert with Carrie Underwood – “Somethin’ Bad”
Little Big Town – “Day Drinking”
Tim McGraw feat. Faith Hill – “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s”
Keith Urban feat. Eric Church – “Raise ‘Em Up”

BEST COUNTRY SONG
Kenny Chesney – “American Kids”
Miranda Lambert – “Automatic”
Eric Church – “Give Me Back My Hometown”
Tim McGraw feat. Faith Hill – “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s”

BEST COUNTRY ALBUM
Dierks Bentley – Riser
Eric Church – The Outsiders
Lee Ann Womack – The Way I’m Living
Brandy Clark – 12 Stories
Miranda Lambert – Platinum

BEST CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN PERFORMANCE/SONG
Lecrae feat. For King & Country – “Messengers”

BEST CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN MUSIC ALBUM
For King & Country – Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong.
Natalie Grant – Hurricane
Royal Tailor – Royal Tailor
If We’re Honest-Francesca Battistelli

BEST ROOTS GOSPEL ALBUM
T. Graham Brown – Forever Changed
Mike Farris – Shine for All the People
Tim Menzies – His Way of Loving Me

BEST AMERICAN ROOTS PERFORMANCE
Billy Childs feat. Alison Krauss & Jerry Douglas – “And When I Die”
Keb’ Mo’ feat. The California Feet Warmers – “The Old Me Better”

BEST AMERICAN ROOTS SONG
The Del McCoury Band – “The New York Trains”
John Hiatt – “Terms of My Surrender”

BEST AMERICANA ALBUM
John Hiatt – Terms of My Surrender
Keb’ Mo’ – Bluesamerica
Sturgill Simpson – Metamodern Sounds in Country Music

BEST BLUEGRASS ALBUM
The Earls Of Leicester – The Earls Of Leicester
Bryan Sutton – Into My Own
Rhonda Vincent – Only Me

BEST FOLK ALBUM
Mike Auldridge, Jerry Douglas & Rob Ickes – Three Bells
Old Crow Medicine Show – Remedy

BEST ARRANGEMENT, INSTRUMENTS AND VOCALS
Mary Chapin Carpenter – “Goodnight America”

BEST BOXED OR SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION PACKAGE
Various Artists – The Rise & Fall Of Paramount Records, Volume One (1917-27)

BEST ALBUM NOTES
Various Artists – The Rise & Fall Of Paramount Records, Volume One (1917-27)

BEST HISTORICAL ALBUM
Hank Williams – The Garden Spot Programs, 1950

BEST ENGINEERED ALBUM, NON-CLASSICAL
Keb’ Mo’ – Bluesamericana
Lee Ann Womack – The Way I’m Livin’

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR, NON-CLASSICAL
Jay Joyce

BEST REMIXED RECORDING, NON-CLASSICAL
Five Knives – “The Rising (Eddie Amador Remix)”

BEST CONTEMPORARY CLASSICAL COMPOSITION
Giancarlo Guerrero & Nashville Symphony – Sierra, Roberto: Sinfonía No. 4