It will be a big night for hip-hop, with
leading the pack heading into the 51st Annual Grammy Awards with eight nominations, including Album of the Year for Lil Wayne Tha Carter III. is right up there with seven nods, while Coldplay Jay-Z, and Kanye West Ne-Yo each scored six.
The Grammys will be handed out Feb. 8 in Los Angeles.
Here's the complete list of nominations:
Record of the Year "Chasing Pavements," Adele "Viva la Vida," Coldplay "Bleeding Love," Leona Lewis "Paper Planes," M.I.A. "Please Read the Letter," Robert Plant and Alison Krauss Album of the Year Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends, Coldplay Tha Carter III, Lil Wayne Year of the Gentleman, Ne-Yo Raising Sand, Robert Plant and Alison Krauss In Rainbows, Radiohead Song of the Year "American Boy," Estelle featuring Kanye West "Chasing Pavements," Adele "I'm Yours," Jason Mraz "Love Song," Sarah Bareilles "Viva la Vida," Coldplay Best New Artist Adele Duffy Jonas Brothers Lady Antebellum Jazmine Sullivan Best Female Pop Vocal Performance Adele, "Chasing Pavements" Sara Bareilles, "Love Song" Duffy, "Mercy" Leona Lewis, "Bleeding Love" Katy Perry, "I Kissed a Girl" Pink, "So What" Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Kid Rock, "All Summer Long," John Mayer, "Say" Paul McCartney, "That Was Me" Jason Mraz, "I'm Yours" Ne-Yo, "Closer" James Taylor, "Wichita Lineman" Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals Coldplay, "Viva la Vida" Eagles, "Waiting in the Weeds" Gnarls Barkley, "Going On" Maroon 5, "Won't Go Home Without You" One Republic, "Apologize" Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals Alicia Keys and John Mayer, "Lesson Learned" Madonna, Justin Timberlake & Timbaland, "Four Minutes" Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, "Rich Woman" Rihanna & Maroon 5, "If I Never See Your Face Again" Jordin Sparks and Chris Brown, "No Air" Best Pop Instrumental Performance Steve Cropper and Felix Cavaliere, "Love Appetite" Eagles, "I Dreamed There Was No War" Fourplay, "Fortune Teller" Stanley Jordan, "Steppin' Out" Marcus Miller, "Blast!" Best Pop Instrumental Album Sax for Stax, Gerald Albright Greatest Hits Rerecorded Volume One, Larry Carlton Jingle All the Way, Béla Fleck and the Flecktones The Spice of Life, Earl Klugh A Night Before Christmas, Spyro Gyra Best Pop Vocal Album Detours, Sheryl Crow Rockferry, Duffy Long Road Out of Eden, Eagles Spirit, Leona Lewis Covers, James Taylor Best Dance Recording "Harder Better Faster Stronger," Daft Punk "Ready for the Flow," Hot Chip "Just Dance," Lady Gaga and Colby O'Donis "Give It 2 Me," Madonna "Disturbia," Rihanna "Black and Gold," Sam Sparro Best Electronic/Dance Album New York City, Brazilian Girls Alive 2007, Daft Punk Bring Ya to the Brink, Cyndi Lauper X, Kylie Minogue Last Night, Moby Robyn, Robyn Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album Still Unforgettable, Natalie Cole The Sinatra Project, Michael Feinstein Noël, Josh Groban In the Swing of Christmas, Barry Manilow Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall, Rufus Wainwright Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance John Mayer, "Gravity" Paul McCartney, "I Saw Her Standing There" Bruce Springsteen, "Girls in Their Summer Clothes" Eddie Vedder, "Rise" Neil Young, "No Hidden Path" Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals AC/DC, "Rock N Roll Train" Coldplay, "Violet Hill" Eagles, "Long Road Out of Eden" Kings of Leon, "Sex on Fire" Radiohead, "House of Cards" Best Hard Rock Performance Disturbed, "Inside the Fire" Judas Priest, "Visions" The Mars Volta, "Wax Simulacra" Mötley Crüe, "Saints of Los Angeles" Rob Zombie, "Lords of Salem" Best Metal Performance DragonForce, "Heroes of Our Time" Judas Priest, "Nostradamus" Metallica, "My Apocalypse" Ministry, " Under My Thumb" Slipknot, "Psychosocial" Best Rock Instrumental Performance David Gilmour, "Castellorizon" Metallica, "Suicide & Redemption" Nine Inch Nails, "34 Ghosts I-IV" Rush, "Hope (Live for the Art of Peace)" Zappa Plays Zappa, "Peaches en Regalia" Best Rock Song "Girls in Their Summer Clothes," Bruce Springsteen "House of Cards," Radiohead "I Will Possess Your Heart," Death Cab for Cutie "Sex on Fire," Kings of Leon "Violet Hill," Coldplay Best Rock Album Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends, Coldplay Rock n Roll Jesus, Kid Rock Only by the Night, Kings of Leon Death Magnetic, Metallica Consolers of the Lonely, the Raconteurs Best Alternative Music Album Modern Guilt, Beck Narrow Stairs, Death Cab for Cutie The Odd Couple, Gnarls Barkley Evil Urges, My Morning Jacket In Rainbows, Radiohead Best Female R&B Vocal Performance Beyoncé, "Me, Myself And I" Keyshia Cole, "Heaven Sent" Jennifer Hudson, "Spotlight" Alicia Keys, "Superwoman" Jazmine Sullivan, "Need U Bad" Best Male R&B Vocal Performance Eric Benét, "You're the Only One" Chris Brown, "Take You Down" Ne-Yo, "Miss Independent" Trey Songz, "Can't Help But Wait" Usher, "Here I Stand" Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals Boyz II Men, "Ribbon in the Sky" Anthony David Featuring India.Arie, "Wordsl" Al Green Featuring John Legend, "Stay With Me (by the Sea)" Jennifer Hudson Featuring Fantasia, "I'm His Only Woman" Raphael Saadiq Featuring Stevie Wonder and C.J. Hilton, "Never Give You Up" Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance Wayne Brady, "A Change Is Gonna Come" Al Green Featuring Anthony Hamilton, "You've Got the Love I Need" (Linda Jones) With Helen Bruner and Terry Jones, "Baby I Know" Raphael Saadiq, "Love That Girl" Jazmine Sullivan, "In Love With Another Man" Best Urban/Alternative Performance Kenna, "Say Goodbye to Love" Maiysha, "Wanna Be" Chrisette Michele Featuring will.i.am, "Be OK" Janelle Monae, "Many Moons" Wayna Featuring Kokayi, "Lovin You (Music)" Best R&B Song "Bust Your Windows," Jazmine Sullivan "Customer," Raheem DeVaughn "Heaven Sent," Keyshia Cole "Miss Independent," Ne-Yo "Spotlight," Jennifer Hudson Best R&B Album Love & Life, Eric Benet Motown: A Journey Through Hitsville USA, Boyz II Men Lay It Down, Al Green Jennifer Hudson, Jennifer Hudson The Way I See It, Raphael Saadiq Best Contemporary R&B Album Growing Pains, Mary J. Blige Back of My Lac', J. Holiday First Love, Karina Year of the Gentleman, Ne-Yo Fearless, Jazmine Sullivan Best Rap Solo Performance Jay-Z, "Roc Boys (and the Winner Is)..." Lil Wayne, "A Milli" Lupe Fiasco, "Paris, Tokyo" Nas, "N.i.-.-.e.r. (the Slave and the Master)" Snoop Dogg, "Sexual Eruption" Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group Big Boi Featuring Raekwon and Andre 3000, "Royal Flush" Jay-Z & T.I. Featuring Kanye West & Lil Wayne, "Swagga Like Us" Lil Wayne Featuring Jay-Z, "Mr. Carter" Ludacris Featuring T.I., "Wish You Would" Young Jeezy Featuring Kanye West, "Put On" Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Estelle Featuring Kanye West, "American Boy" Flo Rida Featuring T-Pain, "Low" John Legend & Andre 3000, "Green Light" Lil Wayne Featuring T-Pain, "Got Money" Lupe Fiasco Featuring Matthew Santos, "Superstar" Best Rap Song "Lollipop," Lil Wayne Featuring Static Major "Low," Flo Rida Featuring T-Pain "Sexual Eruption," Snoop Dogg "Superstar," Lupe Fiasco Featuring Matthew Santos "Swagga Like Us," Jay-Z & T.I. Featuring Kanye West and Lil Wayne Best Rap Album
American Gangster, Jay-Z Tha Carter III, Lil Wayne The Cool, Lupe Fiasco Nas, Nas Paper Trail, T.I. Best Female Country Vocal Performance Martina McBride, "For These Times" LeAnn Rimes, "What I Cannot Change" Carrie Underwood, "Last Name" Lee Ann Womack, "Last Call" Trisha Yearwood, "This Is Me You're Talking To" Best Male Country Vocal Performance Trace Adkins, "You're Gonna Miss This" Jamey Johnson, "In Color" James Otto, "Just Got Started Lovin' You" Brad Paisley, "Letter to Me " George Strait, "Troubadour" Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals Brooks & Dunn, "God Must Be Busy" Lady Antebellum, "Love Don't Live Here" Rascal Flatts, "Every Day" The SteelDrivers, "Blue Side of the Mountain" Sugarland, "Stay" Best Country Collaboration With Vocals Kenny Chesney and George Strait, "Shiftwork" Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, "Killing the Blues" George Strait and Patty Loveless, "House of Cash" Sugarland, Jake Owen and Little Big Town, "Life in a Northern Town" Trisha Yearwood and Keith Urban, "Let the Wind Chase You" Best Country Instrumental Performance Cherryholmes, "Sumatra " Jerry Douglas and Lloyd Green, "Two Small Cars In Rome" Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, "Sleigh Ride " Charlie Haden, Pat Metheny, Jerry Douglas and Bruce Hornsby, "Is This America? (Katrina 2005)" Brad Paisley, James Burton, Vince Gill, John Jorgenson, Albert Lee, Brent Mason, Redd Volkaert and Steve Wariner, "Cluster Pluck" Best Country Song "Dig Two Graves," Randy Travis "I Saw God Today," George Strait "In Color," Jamey Johnson "Stay," Sugarland "You're Gonna Miss This," Trace Adkins Best Country Album That Lonesome Song, Jamey Johnson Sleepless Nights, Patty Loveless Troubadour, George Strait Around The Bend, Randy Travis Heaven, Heartache and the Power of Love, Trisha Yearwood Best Bluegrass Album Cherryholmes III: Don't Believe, Cherryholmes Del McCoury Band—Live at the 2008 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Del McCoury Band The Ultimate Collection/Live at the Ryman , Earl Scruggs With Family and Friends Honoring the Fathers Of Bluegrass: Tribute to 1946 and 1947, Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder Wheels, Dan Tyminski Best New Age Album Meditations, William Ackerman Pathfinder, Will Clipman Peace Time , Jack DeJohnette Ambrosia, Peter Kater The Scent of Light, Ottmar Liebert and Luna Negra Best Contemporary Jazz Album Randy In Brasil, Randy Brecker Floating Point, John McLaughlin Cannon Re-Loaded: All-Star Celebration of Cannonball Adderley, Various Artists Miles From India, Various Artists Lifecycle, Yellowjackets Featuring Mike Stern Best Jazz Vocal Album Imagina: Songs of Brasil, Karrin Allyson Breakfast on the Morning Tram, Stacey Kent If Less Is More...Nothing Is Everything, Kate McGarry Loverly, Cassandra Wilson Distances, Norma Winstone (Glauco Venier & Klaus Gesing) Best Jazz Instrumental Solo "Be-Bop," Terence Blanchard "Seven Steps to Heaven," Till Brönner "Waltz for Debby," Gary Burton and Chick Corea "Son of Thirteen," Pat Metheny "Be-Bop," James Moody Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group The New Crystal Silence, Chick Corea and Gary Burton History, Mystery, Bill Frisell Brad Mehldau Trio: Live, Brad Mehldau Trio Day Trip, Pat Metheny With Christian McBride and Antonio Sanchez Standards, Alan Pasqua, Dave Carpenter and Peter Erskine Trio Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album Appearing Nightly, Carla Bley and Her Remarkable Big Band Act Your Age, Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band Symphonica, Joe Lovano With WDR Big Band and Rundfunk Orchestra Blauklang, Vince Mendoza Monday Night Live at the Village Vanguard, the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra Best Latin Jazz Album Afro Bop Alliance, Caribbean Jazz Project The Latin Side of Wayne Shorter, Conrad Herwig and the Latin Side Band Song for Chico, Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra Nouveau Latino, Nestor Torres Marooned/Aislado, Papo Vázquez and the Mighty Pirates Best Gospel Performance Kim Burrell, Rance Allen, Bebe Winans, Mariah Carey and Hezekiah Walker's Love Fellowship Tabernacle Church Choir, "I Understand" Casting Crowns, "East to West" Mary Mary, "Get Up" Take 6, "Shall We Gather at the River" CeCe Winans, "Waging War" Best Gospel Song "Cover Me," 21:03 With Fred Hammond, Smokie Norful and J. Moss "Get Up," Mary Mary "Give Me Your Eyes," Brandon Heath "Help Me Believe," Kirk Franklin "You Reign," MercyMe Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album Hello, After Edmund Our World Redeemed, Flame We Need Each Other, Sanctus Real Rock What You Got, Superchick Alive and Transported, TobyMac Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album This Moment, Steven Curtis Chapman What If We, What If We Opposite Way, Leeland Hello Love, Hello Love Thy Kingdom Come, CeCe Winans Best Southern, Country or Bluegrass Gospel Album Room for More, Booth Brothers Lovin' Life, Gaither Vocal Band Steps to Heaven, Charlie Louvin Hymned Again, Bart Millard Ephesians One, Karen Peck J MossNew River Best Traditional Gospel Album Down In New Orleans, the Blind Boys of Alabama I'll Say Yes, the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Take It Back, Dorinda Clark-Cole Deitrick Haddon Presents...Together In Worship, Voices of Unity Bishop Charles E. Blake Presents...No Limit, the West Angeles COGIC Mass Choir Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album
Reflections, Jason Champion The Fight of My Life, Kirk Franklin The Sound, Mary Mary Donald Lawrence Introduces: Family Prayer, the Murrills Stand Out, Tye Tribbett & G.A. Best Latin Pop Album Cara B, Jorge Drexler Palabras Del Silencio, Luis Fonsi La Vida...Es un Ratico, Juanes Cómplices, Luis Miguel Tarde o Temprano, Tommy Torres Best Latin Rock or Alternative Album Sonidos Gold, Grupo Fantasma 45, Jaguares La Verdad, Locos por Juana Tijuana Sound Machine, Nortec Collective Presents: Bostich & Fussible Mediocre, Ximena Sariñana Best Latin Urban Album La Novela, Akwid La Sinfonia, La Sinfonia The Royalty: La Realeza, R.K.M. and Ken-Y En lo Claro, Voltio Los Extraterrestres, Wisin y Yandel Best Tropical Latin Album Cuba : Un Viaje Musical—A Musical Journey, Albita, Rey Ruíz and Donato Poveda Renacer, DLG Señor Bachata, José Feliciano Frutero Moderno, Gonzalo Grau and la Clave Secreta Back on the Streets... Taste Of Spanish Harlem Vol. 2, New Swing Sextet Best Regional Mexican Album Amor, Dolor y Lágrimas: Música Ranchera, Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano Desde México: "Cumbia Cusinela, " Huichol Musical Vámonos Pa'l Río, Los Pikadientes de Caborca Canciones de Amor, Mariachi Divas A Puro Dolor, Nadia Best Tejano Album Music Lessons, Chente Barrera and Taconazo Friends and Legends, Joe Posada Viva la Revolucion, Rubén Ramos and the Mexican Revolution All That Jazz..., Tortilla Factory Heir to the Throne, Albert Zamora Best Norteño Album Me Enamore de un Angel, Los Palominos Raíces, Los Tigres del Norte Corridos: Defendiendo el Honor, Pesado Six Pack, Siggno Cuidado, Solido Best Banda Album Tu Inspiracion, Alacranes Musical Que Bonito... ¡Es Lo Bonito!, Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizárraga Vive y Dejame Vivir, Cuisillos Tiro de Gracia, Lupillo Rivera No Es de Madera, Joan Sebástian Best Traditional Blues Album The Blues Rolls On, Elvin Bishop Skin Deep, Buddy Guy All Odds Against Me, John Lee Hooker Jr. One Kind Favor, B.B. King Pinetop Perkins and Friends, Pinetop Perkins and Friends Best Contemporary Blues Album Peace, Love & BBQ, Marcia Ball Like A Fire, Solomon Burke City That Care Forgot, Dr. John And The Lower 911 Maestro, Taj Mahal Simply Grand, Irma Thomas Best Traditional Folk Album Coal, Kathy Mattea Comedians & Angels, Tom Paxton Bring Me Home, Peggy Seeger At 89, Pete Seeger Strangers In Another Country, Rosalie Sorrels Best Contemporary Folk/Americana Album Day After Tomorrow, Joan Baez I, Flathead, Ry Cooder Sex & Gasoline, Rodney Crowell All I Intended To Be, Emmylou Harris Raising Sand, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Best Native American Music Album Songs From the Black Hills, Bryan Akipa Spo'Mo'Kin'Nan, Black Lodge Red Rock, Northern Cree Come to Me Great Mystery—Native American Healing Songs, Various Artists Faith, Kevin Yazzie Best Hawaiian Music Album 'Ikena, Tia Carrere & Daniel Ho 'Aumakua, Amy Hanaiali'i Force of Nature, Led Kaapana and Mike Kaawa Hawaiian Slack Key Kings Masters Series Vol. II, Various Artists The Spirit of Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar, Various Artists Best Zydeco or Cajun Music Album Live at the 2008 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, BeauSoleil & Michael Doucet From Now On, Michael Doucet Homage au Passé, Pine Leaf Boys Live at the 2008 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys Cedric Watson, Cedric Watson Best Reggae Album Jah Is Real, Burning Spear Let's Get Physical, Elephant Man Vibes, Heavy D Repentance, Lee "Scratch" Perry Intoxication, Shaggy Amazing, Sly & Robbie Best Traditional World Music Album Calcutta Chronicles: Indian Slide Guitar Odyssey, Debashish Bhattacharya The Mandé Variations, Toumani Diabaté Ilembe: Honoring Shaka Zulu, Ladysmith Black Mambazo Dancing In The Light, Lakshmi Shankar Best Contemporary World Music Album Shake Away, Lila Downs Banda Larga Cordel, Gilberto Gil Global Drum Project, Mickey Hart, Zakir Hussain, Sikiru Adepoju & Giovanni Hidalgo Rokku mi Rokka (Give and Take), Youssou N'Dour Live at the Nelson Mandela Theater, Soweto Gospel Choir Best Polka Album El Maestro del Acordeón y Sus Polkas, Paulino Bernal Speechless, LynnMarie and Charlie Kelley as the Boxhounds Back to Back Hall of Fame Polkas, Walter Ostanek and His Band, Jerry Darlak and the Touch and Bob Kravos and His Band Hungry for More, Polka Family Band Let the Whole World Sing, Jimmy Sturr And His Orchestra Best Musical Album for Children Beethoven's Wig 4: Dance Along Symphonies, Beethoven's Wig Big Round World, Trout Fishing In America Here Come the 123s, They Might Be Giants Here Comes Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could, Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could The Shoe Bird, Gerard Schwarz Conducting the Seattle Symphony Best Spoken Word Album for Children Around the Campfire, Buck Howdy With BB The Big One-Oh, Dean Pitchford Brown Bear and Friends, Gwyneth Paltrow The Cricket in Times Square, Tony Shalhoub Yes to Running! Bill Harley Live, Bill Harley Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books and Story Telling) An Inconvenient Truth (Al Gore), Beau Bridges, Cynthia Nixon and Blair Underwood Born Standing Up, Steve Martin I Am America (and So Can You!), Stephen Colbert (and Various Artists) Life Beyond Measure, Sidney Poitier When You Are Engulfed In Flames, David Sedaris Best Comedy Album Anticipation, Lewis Black Flight of the Conchords, Flight of the Conchords For Your Consideration, Kathy Griffin It's Bad for Ya, George Carlin Songs of the Bushmen, Harry Shearer Best Musical Show Album Gypsy In the Heights The Little Mermaid South Pacific Young Frankenstein: The Musical Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media American Gangster August Rush Juno Mamma Mia! Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Best Score Soundtrack Album tor Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media The Dark Knight, James Newton Howard and Hans Zimmer Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, John Williams Iron Man, Ramin Djawadi There Will Be Blood, Jonny Greenwood WALL-E, Thomas Newman Best Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media "Down to Earth" (from WALL-E), Peter Gabriel "Ever Ever After" (from Enchanted), Carrie Underwood "Say" (from The Bucket List), John Mayer "That's How You Know" (from Enchanted), Amy Adams "Walk Hard (from Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story), John C. Reilly Best Instrumental Composition "The Adventures of Mutt" (from Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull), John Williams "Alegria," Chick Corea and Gary Burton "Claire's Closet," Yellowjackets Featuring Mike Stern "Danzón de Etiqueta," Lee Ritenour and Dave Grusin "Hit the Ground Running," Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band Best Instrumental Arrangement Harry Connick Jr., "Ash Wednesday" Maynard Ferguson, "Besame Mucho" Frank Macchia and the Prague Orchestra, "Black Is the Color of My True Love's Hair" Joe Zawinul, "In a Silent Way" Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band, "Yo Tannenbaum" Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) "Alfie," Traincha and the Metropole Orchestra "Grace," Take 6 "Here's That Rainy Day," Natalie Cole "Johnny One Note," John Pizzarelli "Lazy Afternoon," Danilo Perez Best Recording Package Death Magnetic, Metallica Hawk Nelson...Is My Friend!, Hawk Nelson Nouns, No Age Radio Retaliation, Thievery Corporation Summer Rains, the Ditty Bops Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package Ghosts I-IV, Nine Inch Nails In Rainbows, Radiohead Poems and Songs, Wu Sheng Pretty. Odd., Panic at the Disco @#%&*! Smilers, Aimee Mann Best Album Notes Art of Field Recording Volume I: Fifty Years of Traditional American Music Documented by Art Rosenbaum, Various Artists Debate '08: Taft and Bryan Campaign on the Edison Phonograph, William Jennings Bryan and William Howard Taft Kind of Blue: 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition, Miles Davis Rare and Unreleased Recordings From the Golden Reign of the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin The Unsung Father of Country Music: 1925-1934, Ernest V. Stoneman Best Historical Album Art of Field Recording Volume I: Fifty Years of Traditional American Music Documented by Art Rosenbaum, Various Artists Classic Columbia, Okeh and Vocalion: Lester Young With Count Basie (1936-1940), Lester Young With Count Basie Debate '08: Taft and Bryan Campaign on the Edison Phonograph, William Jennings Bryan and William Howard Taft Polk Miller and His Old South Quartette, Polk Miller and His Old South Quartette To Be Free: The Nina Simone Story, Nina Simone Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical Consolers of the Lonely, the Raconteurs Just a Little Lovin', Shelby Lynne Lay It Down, Al Green Still Unforgettable, Natalie Cole We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things., Jason Mraz Producer of the Year, Non-Classical Danger Mouse: Attack and Release (the Black Keys), Modern Guilt (Beck), The Odd Couple (Gnarls Barkley) Nigel Godrich, In Rainbows Johnny Karkazis: Big Bad World (Plain White T's), The Illusion of Progress (Staind), Light From Above (Black Tide), 3 Doors Down (3 Doors Down) Rick Rubin: Death Magnetic (Metallica), Home Before Dark (Neil Diamond), Mercy (Dancing for the Death of an Imaginary Enemy) (Ours), Seeing Things (Jakob Dylan), Weezer (Red Album) (Weezer) Will.i.am: "American Boy" (Estelle Featuring Kanye West), Encanto (Sergio Mendes), "Funky Bahia" (Sergio Mendes Featuring Will.i.am & Siedah Garrett), "In the Ayer" (Flo Rida Featuring Will.i.am), "Pick It Up" (Fergie), "Picture Perfect" (Chris Brown Featuring Will.i.am), "What's Your Name" (Usher Featuring Will.i.am) Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical "Closer" (StoneBridge Radio Edit), Ne-Yo "Electric Feel" (Justice Remix), MGMT "4 Minutes" (Junkie XL Remix), Madonna Featuring Justin Timberlake "Just Fine" (Moto Blanco Remix), Mary J. Blige "The Longest Road" (Deadmau5 Remix), Morgan Page Featuring Lissie Best Surround Sound Album Divertimenti, Øyvind Gimse and TrondheimSolistene Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition; Night on Bald Mountain; Prelude to Khovanshchina, Paavo Järvi and Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Rheinberger: Sacred Choral Works, Charles Bruffy, Phoenix Bach Choir and Kansas City Chorale Ringo 5.1 The Surround Sound Collection, Ringo Starr Sensurround + B-Sides, Cornelius Best Engineered Album, Classical Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique, Gustavo Dudamel & Los Angeles Philharmonic Divertimenti, Øyvind Gimse and TrondheimSolistene Puccini: La Bohème: Robert Spano and Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Respighi: Church Windows, Brazilian Impressions, Rossiniana, JoAnn Falletta and Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Traditions and Transformations: Sounds of Silk Road Chicago, Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Alan Gilbert, Silk Road Ensemble, Wu Man, Yo-Yo Ma and Chicago Symphony Orchestra Producer of the Year, Classical David Frost David Groves Judith Sherman Robert Woods Robina G. Young Best Classical Album Maria, Adam Fischer; Orchestra La Scintilla O'Regan, Tarik: Threshold Of Night, Company Of Strings; Company of Voices and Conspirare Schoenberg/Sibelius: Violin Concertos, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra Spotless Rose: Hymns to the Virgin Mary, Phoenix Chorale Weill: Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, Donnie Ray Albert, John Easterlin, Steven Humes, Mel Ulrich and Robert Wörle; Los Angeles Opera Chorus; Los Angeles Opera Orchestra Best Orchestral Performance Iceland Symphony Orchestra, D'Indy: Orchestral Works, Vol. 1 Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Glazunov: Symphony No. 6, La Mer, Introduction and Dance From Salome Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Prokofiev: Scythian Suite, Op. 20 Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Shostakovich: Symphony No. 4 Hollywood Studio Symphony Orchestra, Walden, Chris: Symphony No. 1, The Four Elements Best Opera Recording Dun, Tan: The First Emperor, The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Lully: Psyché, Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra; Boston Early Music Festival Chorus Monteverdi: L'Orfeo, Concerto Italiano Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin, the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; the Metropolitan Opera Chorus Weill: Rise And Fall Of The City Of Mahagonny; Donnie Ray Albert, John Easterlin, Steven Humes, Mel Ulrich and Robert Wörle; Los Angeles Opera Orchestra; Los Angeles Opera Chorus Best Choral Performance Company of Strings; Company Of Voices & Conspirare, O'Regan, Tarik: Threshold of Night Kansas City Chorale and Phoenix Bach Choir, Rheinberger: Sacred Choral Works Berliner Philharmoniker; Rundfunkchor Berlin, Symphony of Psalms Jaroslaw Brek, Iwona Hossa and Ewa Marciniec; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra; Warsaw Philharmonic Choir, Szymanowski, Karol: Stabat Mater Steve Davislim, Mihoko Fujimura, Matthew Rose and Indra Thomas; London Symphony Orchestra; London Symphony Chorus, Tippett: A Child of Our Time Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with Orchestra) National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, Bloch/Lees: Violin Concertos Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Harrison: Pipa Concerto Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Mozart: Piano Concertos 17 and 20 L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos 2 and 5 Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Schoenberg/Sibelius: Violin Concertos Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without Orchestra) Marc-André Hamelin, In a State of Jazz Gloria Cheng, Piano Music of Salonen, Stucky and Lutoslawski Wei Li, Red Cliff Capriccio Cameron Carpenter, Revolutionary Joan Jeanrenaud, Strange Toys Best Chamber Music Performance Stephen Hough; Takács Quartet, Brahms: String Quartet Op. 51, No. 2, Piano Quintet Op. 34 Pacifica Quartet, Carter, Elliott: String Quartets Nos. 1 and 5 Trio Mediaeval, Folk Songs ARC Ensemble, Right Through the Bone—Julius Röntgen Chamber Music Jennifer Koh and Reiko Uchida, String Poetic Best Small Ensemble Performance TrondheimSolistene, Divertimenti Moscow Soloists, Dun: Pipa Concerto; Hayashi: Viola Concerto; Takemitsu: Nostalgia Schoenberg Ensemble, Im Wunderschoenen Monat Mai Meredith Monk and Vocal Ensemble, Monk: Impermanence Phoenix Chorale, Spotless Rose: Hymns to the Virgin Mary Best Classical Vocal Performance JoAnn Falletta; Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, C origliano: Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems of Bob Dylan Gil Rose; Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Fussell, Charles: Wilde Eduard Topchjan; Serouj Kradjian; Chamber Players of the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra, Gomidas Songs Adam Fischer; Orchestra la Scintilla, Maria Christian Gerhaher and Daniel Hope; Bengt Forsberg and Gerold Huber, Terezín: Theresienstadt Best Classical Contemporary Composition Peter Eötvös, "Dalbavie: Concerto Pour Flûte" Robert Spano, "Gandolfi: The Garden of Cosmic Speculation" JoAnn Falletta, "Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems of Bob Dylan" Douglas Boyd, "Violin Concerto No. 2" Chris Walden, "Walden, Chris: Symphony No. 1, the Four Elements" Best Classical Crossover Album Baroque, Gabriela Montero Indigo Road, Ronn McFarlane Old School, East Village Opera Company The Othello Syndrome, Uri Caine Ensemble Simple Gifts, the King's Singers Best Short Form Music Video Erykah Badu, "Honey" Gnarls Barkley, "Who's Gonna Save My Soul" Alicia Keys and Jack White, "Another Way to Die" Radiohead, "House of Cards" Weezer, "Pork and Beans" Best Long Form Music Video John Mayer, "Where the Light Is—Live in Los Angeles" Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers , "Runnin' Down a Dream" Rihanna, "Good Girl Gone Bad Live" Various Artists, "Respect Yourself—the Stax Records Story" The Who, "Amazing Journey: The Story of the Who"