Full list of 2012 Grammy nominees

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nominees announced Wednesday in top categories for the 55th annual Grammy Awards:

Record of the Year: ‘‘Lonely Boy,’’ The Black Keys; ‘‘Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You),’’ Kelly Clarkson; ‘‘We Are Young,’’ fun. featuring Janelle Monae; ‘‘Somebody That I Used To Know,’’ Gotye Featuring Kimbra; ‘‘Thinkin Bout You,’’ Frank Ocean; ‘‘We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together,’’ Taylor Swift.


Album of the Year: ‘‘El Camino,’’ The Black Keys; ‘‘Some Nights,’’ fun.; ‘‘Babel,’’ Mumford & Sons; ‘‘Channel Orange,’’ Frank Ocean; ‘‘Blunderbuss,’’ Jack White.

Song of the Year: ‘‘The A Team,’’ Ed Sheeran, songwriter (performed by 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),’’ Jorgen 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).

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New Artist: Alabama Shakes, fun., Hunter Hayes, The Lumineers, Frank Ocean.

Pop Vocal Album: ‘‘Stronger,’’ Kelly Clarkson; ‘‘Ceremonials,’’ Florence & The Machine; ‘‘Some Nights,’’ fun.; ‘‘Overexposed,’’ Maroon 5; ‘‘The Truth About Love,’’ Pink.

Rock Album: ‘‘El Camino,’’ The Black Keys; ‘‘Mylo Xyloto,’’ Coldplay; ‘‘The 2nd Law,’’ Muse; ‘‘Wrecking Ball,’’ Bruce Springsteen; ‘‘Blunderbuss,’’ Jack White.


R&B Album: ‘‘Black Radio,’’ Robert Glasper Experiment; ‘‘Back To Love,’’ Anthony Hamilton; ‘‘Write Me Back,’’ R. Kelly; ‘‘Beautiful Surprise,’’ Tamia; ‘‘Open Invitation,’’ Tyrese.

Rap Album: ‘‘Take Care,’’ Drake; ‘‘Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, Pt. 1,’’ Lupe Fiasco; ‘‘Life Is Good,’’ Nas; ‘‘Undun,’’ The Roots; ‘‘God Forgives, I Don’t,’’ Rick Ross; ‘‘Based on a T.R.U. Story,’’ Chainz.

Country Album: ‘‘Uncaged,’’ Zac Brown Band; ‘‘Hunter Hayes,’’ Hunter Hayes; ‘‘Living For A Song: A Tribute To Hank Cochran,’’ Jamey Johnson; ‘‘Four The Record,’’ Miranda Lambert; ‘‘The Time Jumpers,’’ The Time Jumpers.

Latin Pop, Rock or Urban Album: ‘‘Campo,’’ Campo; ‘‘Dejenme Llorar,’’ Carla Morrison; ‘‘Imaginaries,’’ Quetzal; ‘‘Electro-Jarocho,’’ Sistema Bomb; ‘‘La Bala,’’ Ana Tijoux.

Jazz Vocal Album: ‘‘Soul Shadows,’’ Denise Donatelli; ‘‘1619 Broadway: The Brill Building Project,’’ Kurt Elling; ‘‘Live,’’ Al Jarreau (And The Metropole Orkest); ‘‘The Book Of Chet,’’ Luciana Souza; ‘‘Radio Music Society,’’ Esperanza Spalding.

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