The 2015 Grammy Award Nominations

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The first batch of nominees for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards were announced Friday.

Ed Sheeran and Pharrell Williams revealed which musicians are in the running on CBS This Morning. “We don’t want to, like, geek out in front of everybody,” Williams, who learned he is a nominee, joked. “This is national TV.” The Grammys will be held on Feb. 8, 2015 at the Staples Center in L.A. and will air live on CBS at 8 p.m. ET.

BEST COUNTRY ALBUM

Dierks Bentley, Riser

Eric Church, The Outsiders

Brandy Clark, 12 Stories

Miranda Lambert, Platinum

Lee Ann Womack, The Way I’m Livin

BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM

Coldplay, Ghost Stories

Miley Cyrus, Bangerz

Ariana Grande, My Everything

Katy Perry, Prism

Ed Sheeran, X

Sam Smith, In the Lonely Hour

BEST URBAN CONTEMPORARY ALBUM

Jhené Aiko, Sail Out

Beyoncé, Beyoncé

Chris Brown, X

Mali Music, Mali Is…

Pharrell Williams, Girl

RECORD OF THE YEAR

Iggy Azalea, “Fancy (feat. Charli XCX)”

Sia, “Chandelier”

Sam Smith, “Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)”

Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off”

Meghan Trainor, “All About That Bass”

 

BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE

John Legend, “All of Me (Live Version)”

Sia, “Chandelier”

Sam Smith, “Stay With Me”

Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off”

Pharrell Williams, “Happy”

BEST ROCK SONG

Paramore, “Ain’t It Fun”

Beck, “Blue Moon”

The Black Keys, “Fever”

Ryan Adams, “Gimme Something Good”

Jack White, “Lazaretto”

BEST ROCK ALBUM

Ryan Adams, Ryan Adams

Beck, Morning Phase

Black Keys, Turn Blue

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Hypnotic Eye

U2, Songs of Innocence

BEST NEW ARTIST

Bastille

Iggy Azalea

Brandy Clark

Haim

Sam Smith

BEST COUNTRY SONG

Kenny Chesney, “American Kids”

Miranda Lambert, “Automatic”

Eric Church, “Give Me Back My Hometown”

Glen Campbell, “I’m Not Gonna Miss You”

Tim McGraw, “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s”

BEST REGGAE ALBUM

Ziggy Marley, Fly Rasta

Lee Scratch Perry, Back On the Controls

Sean Paul, Full Frequency 

Shaggy, Out of Many, One Music

Sly & Robbie & Spicy Chocolate, The Reggae Power 

Soja, Amid the Noise and the Haste 

BEST TRADITIONAL POP VOCAL ALBUM 

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett, Cheek to Cheek

Johnny Mathis, Sending You a Little Christmas

Annie Lennox, Nostalgia 

Barbra Streisand, Partners

Barry Manilow, Night Songs 

More Grammy nominations will be announced throughout the day via Twitter. It will culminate with the Album of the Year contenders revealed on A Very Grammy Christmas, airing on CBS Friday at 9 p.m. ET.

In all, there will be 83 categories. The full list will be revealed by 2 p.m. ET.

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