Nominations for the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards were announced  on a live CBS television special. Eminem received the most honors by far, with 10 nominations in categories including Album of the Year, Record of the Year, and Song of the Year. Singer-songwriter Bruno Mars came in next with seven nominations. Jay-Z, Lady Antebellum, and Lady Gaga each received six nominations.

The Grammy Awards will be broadcast live on Feb. 13, 2011 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on CBS. Read on after the jump for the list of nominees in several top categories.

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance

Gone Already

Faith Evans
[E1 Music]


Track from: Back To Me
[J Records / 19 Recordings LLC / S Records]

Everything To Me

Track from: Still Standing
[J Records]


Kelly Price
[My Block/ Sang Girl!/ Malaco]

Holding You Down (Going In Circles)

Jazzmine Sullivan

Best Male R&B Vocal Performance

Second Chance
El DeBarge

Finding My Way Back

Track from: Another Round

Why Would You Stay

[Universal Motown]

We’re Still Friends

(Kirk Whalum &) Musiq Soulchild
Track from: Everything Is Everything
[Rendezvous Music/Mack Avenue]

There Goes My Baby


Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals


Chuck Brown, Jill Scott & Marcus Miller
Track from: We Got This
[Raw Venture Records & Tapes, Inc.]

Take My Time

Chris Brown & Tank
Track from: Graffiti
[Jive Records]

You’ve Got A Friend

Ronald Isley & Aretha Franklin
[Island/Def Jam Recordings]


John Legend & The Roots
Track from: Wake Up!
[G.O.O.D. Music/Columbia Records/Home School Records]

Soldier Of Love

Track from: Soldier Of Love
[Epic/Sony Music]

Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance

When A Woman Loves

R. Kelly
[Jive Records]

Hang On In There

John Legend & The Roots
Track from: Wake Up!
[G.O.O.D. Music/Columbia Records/Home School Records]

You’re So Amazing

Calvin Richardson
[Shanachie Entertainment/Numo Records]

In Between

Ryan Shaw
Track from: In Between
[45 Records]

Go [Live]

Betty Wright

Best Urban/Alternative Performance

Little One

Track from: Airtight’s Revenge
[Plug Research Music]

F*** You

Cee Lo Green


Carolyn Malachi
[Carolyn Malachi/Smart Chicks Inc.]


Janelle Monáe & Big Boi
Track from: The ArchAndroid
[Bad Boy/Wondaland/Atlantic]


Eric Roberson
[Blue Erro Soul]

Best R&B Album

The Love & War Masterpeace

Raheem DeVaughn

Back To Me

[J Records / 19 Recordings LLC / S Records]

Another Round


Wake Up!

John Legend & The Roots
[G.O.O.D. Music/Columbia Records/Home School Records]

Still Standing


Album of the Year

The Suburbs, Arcade Fire

Recovery, Eminem

Need You Now, Lady Antebellum

The Fame Monster, Lady Gaga

Teenage Dream, Katy Perry

Record of the Year

B.o.B feat. Bruno Mars, “Nothin’ on You”

Eminem feat. Rihanna, “Love the Way You Lie”

Cee Lo Green, “F— You”/”Forget You”

Jay-Z and Alicia Keys, “Empire State of Mind”

Lady Antebellum, “Need You Now”

Song of the Year

“Beg Steal or Borrow,” written by Ray LaMontagne (performed by Ray LaMontagne)

“F— You”/”Forget You,” written by Cee Lo Green, Philip Lawrence, and Bruno Mars (performed by Cee Lo Green)

“The House that Built Me,” written by Tom Douglas and Allen Shamblin (performed by Miranda Lambert)

“Love the Way You Lie,” written by Alexander Grant, Skylar Grey, and Marshall Mathers (performed by Eminem feat. Rihanna)

“Need You Now,” written by Dave Haywood, Josh Kear, Charles Kelley, and Hillary Scott (performed by Lady Antebellum)

Best New Artist

Justin Bieber


Florence and the Machine

Mumford and Sons

Esperanza Spalding

For a complete nominee list visit the Grammys website.

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