Grammy Nominations Announced For 2015

Beyonce was nominated for five Grammy Awards for the 2015 edition of the award ceremony, which is slated to take place February 8 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
The nominations make the Destiny’s Child singer the most Grammy-nominated female artist in the history of the awards.
Iggy Azalea was nominated for Best New Artist and her “Fancy” single featuring Charli XCX is up for Record Of The Year.
The Album Of The Year nominees are slated to be released on CBS today (November 5) prior to the 10 pm EST airing of A Very Grammy Christmas. 
Childish Gambino, Drake, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar and Lecrae were nominated in the Best Rap Performance category for "3005," "0 To 100 / The Catch Up," "Rap God," "I" and "All I Need Is You," respectively.
The nominees for Best Rap Album are Iggy Azalea's The New Classic, Childish Gambino's because the internet, Common Nobody's Smiling, Eminem's The Marshall Mathers LP2, ScHoolboy Q's Oxymoron and Wiz Khalifa's Blacc Hollywood.
Pharrell Williams and Ed Sheeran announced the nominees in four categories on CBS This Morning today. 
In order to qualify for this year’s Grammy Awards, material needed to be released between October 1, 2013 and September 30, 2014.
A list of Grammy nominations released so far is as follows: 
Record of the Year
“Fancy,” Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Stay With Me (Darkchild Version),” Sam Smith
“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift
“All About That Bass,” Meghan Trainor
Song of the Year
“All About That Bass,” Meghan Trainor 
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift
“Stay With Me,” Sam Smith
“Take Me to Church,” Hozier
Best New Artist
Iggy Azalea 
Brandy Clark
Sam Smith
Best Pop Solo Performance
“All of Me (Live Version),” John Legend
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Stay With Me,” Sam Smith
“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift
“Happy,” Pharrell Williams
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
“Bang Bang,” Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj
“Fancy,” Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX
“Say Something,” A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera
“A Sky Full of Stars,” Coldplay
“Dark Horse,” Katy Perry feat. Juicy J
Best Pop Vocal Album
Ghost Stories, Coldplay
Bangerz, Miley Cyrus
My Everything, Ariana Grande
Prism, Katy Perry
x, Ed Sheeran
In the Lonely Hour, Sam Smith
Best Rock Song
“Ain’t It Fun,” Paramore
“Blue Moon,” Beck
“Fever,” The Black Keys
“Gimme Something Good,” Ryan Adams
“Lazaretto,” Jack White
Best Rock Performance
“Gimme Something Good,” Ryan Adams
“Do I Wanna Know,” Arctic Monkeys
“Blue Moon,” Beck
“Fear,” Black Keys
“Lazaretto,” Jack White
Best Rock Album
Ryan Adams, Ryan Adams
Morning Phase, Beck
Turn Blue, The Black Keys
Hypnotic Eye, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Songs of Innocence, U2
Best Reggae Album
Fly Rasta, Ziggy Marley
Back on the Controls, Lee “Scratch” Perry
Full Frequency, Sean Paul
Out of Many, One Music, Shaggy
The Reggae Power, Sly & Robbie & Spicy Chocolate
Amid the Noise and the Haste, Soja
Best Alternative Album
Reflektor, Arcade Fire
Lazaretto, Jack White
St. Vincent, St. Vincent
This Is All Yours, Alt-J
Melophobia, Cage the Elephant
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Partners, Barbra Streisand
Cheek to Cheek, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga
Night Songs, Barry Manilow
Nostalgia, Annie Lennox
Sending You a Little Christmas, Johnny Mathis
Best Urban Contemporary Album
Sail Out, Jhene Aiko
Beyoncé, Beyoncé
X, Chris Brown
Mali Is, Mali Music
G I R L, Pharrell Williams
Best Rap Song
“Anaconda,” Nicki Minaj
“We Dem Boyz,” Wiz Khalifa
“0 to 100/The Catch Up,” Drake
“Bound 2,” Kanye West
“i,” Kendrick Lamar
Best Rap Performance
“0 To 100/The Catch Up,” Drake
“i,” Kendrick Lamar
“Rap God,” Eminem
“All I Need Is You,” Lecrae
“3005,” Childish Gambino
Rap/Sung Collaboration
“Blak Majik,” Common feat. Jhene Aiko
“The Monster,” Eminem feat. Rihanna
“Tuesday,” ILoveMakonnen feat. Drake
“Studio,” Schoolboy Q feat. BJ The Chicago Kid
“Bound 2,” Kanye West feat. Charlie Wilson
Best Rap Album
The New Classic, Iggy Azalea
Because the Internet, Childish Gambino
The Marshall Mathers LP 2, Eminem
Oxymoron, Schoolboy Q
Blacc Hollywood, Wiz Khalifa
Nobody’s Smiling, Common
Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
American Hustle
Get On Up
Guardians of the Galaxy
The Wolf of Wall Street
Best Music Video
“We Exist,” Arcade Fire
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Turn Down for What,” DJ Snake and Lil Jon
“The Golden Age,” Woodkid feat. Max Richter
“Happy,” Pharrell
Best Americana Album
The River and The Thread, Roseanne Cash
BLUESAmericana, Keb’ Mo’
A Dotted Line, Nickel Creek 
Metamodern Sounds in Country Music, Sturgill Simpson
Terms of My Surrender, John Hiatt
Best Country Song
“American Kids,” Kenny Chesney
“Automatic,” Miranda Lambert 
“Give Me Back My Hometown,” Eric Church 
“I’m Not Gonna Miss You,” Glen Campbell 
“Meanwhile Back at Mama’s,” Tim McGraw and Faith Hill
Best Country Solo Performance
“Automatic,” Miranda Lambert
“Invisible,” Hunter Hayes
“Something in The Water,” Carrie Underwood
“Cop Car,” Keith Urban
“Give Me Back My Hometown,” Eric Church
Best Country Duo/Group Performance
“Gentle on My Mind,” The Band Perry
“Somethin’ Bad,” Miranda Lambert feat. Carrie Underwood 
“Day Drinking,” Little Big Town
“Meanwhile Back at Mama’s,” Tim McGraw and Faith Hill
“Raise ‘Em Up,” Keith Urban feat. Eric Church
Best Country Album
Riser, Dierks Bentley
The Outsiders, Eric Church
The Way I’m Livin’, Lee Ann Womack
12 Stories, Brandy Clark
Platinum, Miranda Lambert
Best Metal Performance
“Neon Nights,” Anthrax
“High Road,” Mastodon
“Heartbreaker,” Mötorhead
“The Negative One,” Slipknot
“The Last in Line,” Tenacious D
Best Latin Pop Album
Tangos, Rubén Blades
Elypse, Camila
Raíz, Lila Downs, Niña Pastori and Soledad Pastorutti
Loco de Amor, Juanes
Gracias por Estar Aquí, Marco Antonio Solís
Best Spoken Word Album
Actors Anonymous, James Franco
A Call to Action, Jimmy Carter
Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America, John Waters
Diary of a Mad Diva, Joan Rivers
A Fighting Chance, Elizabeth Warren
We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration, and the Power of Song, Gloria Gaynor
Best Dance Recording
“Never Say Never,” Basement Jaxx feat. ETML
“Rather Be,” Clean Bandit feat. Jess Glynne
“F for You,” Disclosure feat. Mary J. Blige
“Faded,” Zhu
“I Got U,” Duke du Mont feat. Jax Jones
Best Dance/Electronic Album
Syro, Aphex Twin
While (1 < 2), Deadmau5 
Nabuma Rubberband, Little Dragon
Do It Again, Röyksopp and Robyn
Damage Control, Mat Zo
Best Gospel Album
Help, Erica Campbell
Amazing, Ricky Dillard and New G
Withholding Nothing, William McDowell
Forever Yours, Smokie Norful
Vintage Worship, Anita Wilson
Best R&B Song
“Drunk in Love,” Beyoncé feat. Jay Z
“The Worst,” Jhene Aiko
“Good Kisser,” Usher
“New Flame,” Chris Brown feat. Usher and Rick Ross 
“Options (The Wolfjames Version),” Luke James feat. Rick Ross
Best R&B Performance
“Drunk in Love,” Beyoncé feat. Jay Z
“New Flame,” Chris Brown feat. Usher and Rick Ross 
“It’s Your World,” Jennifer Hudson feat. R. Kelly
“Like This,” Ledisi
“Good Kisser,” Usher
Best R&B Album
Islander, Bernhoft
Lift Your Spirits, Aloe Blacc
Love, Marriage, and Divorce, Toni Braxton and Babyface
Black Radio 2, Robert Glasper Experiment
Give The People What They Want, Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings