Canadians at the 2012 Grammy Awards
Canada has scored 12 Grammy nominations this year. The contingent is led by Drake with 3, as has Deadmau5. Melanie Fiona followed with 2, while Sum 41, Vincent Morisset, Levon Helm and,yes, Justin Bieber each garnered 1 nomination.
The categories are:
Best Dance Recording – “Raise Your Weapon”
Best Dance/Electronica Album – “4×4=12”
Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical – “Rope”
Best Rap Performance – Moment 4 Life (With Nicki Minaj)
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration – What’s My Name? (Rihanna & Drake)
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration – I’m On One (DJ Khaled, Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne)
Best Traditional R&B Performance – Fool For You – Cee Lo Green & Melanie Fiona
Best R&B Song – Fool for You
Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance – Sum 41 – Track from: Screaming Bloody Murder
Best Recording Package – Scenes From The Suburbs – Vincent Morisset, art director (Arcade Fire)
Best Song Written for Visual Media – Born to Be Somebody
Best Americana Album – Ramble At The Ryman
Best of luck to all nominees, although there can only be one winner in each group.
Posted on February 8, 2012, in Adult Alternative, Canada, Canadian Music, Live Music, Music, Pop, R&B, Rock and tagged Drake, Grammy Award, Levon Helm, Melanie Fiona. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.