2013 GRAMMY® NOMINEES ALBUM CONTAINS 22 TRACKS FEATURING A DIVERSE ARRAY OF ARTISTS AND MEMORABLE SONGS

Posted on 01-08-13

2013 GRAMMY® NOMINEES ALBUM CONTAINS 22 TRACKS FEATURING A DIVERSE ARRAY OF ARTISTS AND MEMORABLE SONGS

Album, Available Digitally and in Stores Jan. 22, 2013; Gives Music Fans Two Chances to Attend Music's Biggest Night® 

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (Jan. 8, 2013)Capitol Records and The Recording Academy®'s GRAMMY Recordings® will release the 2013 GRAMMY® Nominees album on Jan. 22, 2013 and provide lucky music and GRAMMY fans two chances to attend the 55th or the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards®. The album features 22 critically acclaimed smash hits from a myriad of chart-topping artists from various genres.

The 19th edition of the best-selling collection includes many of the most widely recognized GRAMMY categories representing nominees for Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best New Artist, Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song, and Best Rock Album. The album is made possible by a special arrangement with all of the major music distribution companies and rotates labels from year to year. A portion of the proceeds from the album benefit the MusiCares Foundation®and the GRAMMY Foundation®— two charitable organizations established by The Recording Academy.

In conjunction with the 2013 GRAMMY Nominees album, Capitol Records and The Recording Academy will offer two opportunities to attend the annual GRAMMY Awards. First, when pre-ordering the 2013 GRAMMYNominees album at www.grammy.com/2013grammyalbum by Jan. 21, music fans can enter to win a trip to the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 10, 2013. Additionally, providing another chance to win tickets to Music's Biggest Night®, each 2013 GRAMMY Nominees album purchased in stores will include a special game piece featuring a unique entry code for the GRAMMYTicket Game. To participate, the code must be entered at www.grammy.com/2013grammyalbum for the opportunity to win a trip for two to the 56th Annual GRAMMYAwards in 2014. The second-place winner will receive other official GRAMMY Awards merchandise.

The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held Sunday, Feb. 10 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, and will be broadcast live in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network from 8 – 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT).

2013 GRAMMY Nominees Album Tracklist:

1. THE BLACK KEYS

"Lonely Boy"

Record Of The Year

Album Of The Year

Best Rock Performance

Best Rock Song

Best Rock Album

2. KELLY CLARKSON

"Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)"

Record Of The Year

Song Of The Year

Best Pop Solo Performance

Best Pop Vocal Album

3. TAYLOR SWIFT

"We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"

Record Of The Year

4. GOTYE

"Somebody That I Used To Know”

(feat. Kimbra)

Record Of The Year

5. KATY PERRY

"Wide Awake"

Best Pop Solo Performance

6. FUN. FEAT. JANELLE MONÁE

"We Are Young"

Record Of The Year

Album Of The Year

Song Of The Year

Best New Artist

Best Pop Vocal Album

7. FLORENCE + THE MACHINE

"Shake It Out"

Best Pop Vocal Album

8. P!NK

"Try"

Best Pop Vocal Album

9. MAROON 5 FEAT. WIZ KHALIFA

"Payphone"

Best Pop Vocal Album

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

10. CARLY RAE JEPSEN

"Call Me Maybe"

Song Of The Year

Best Pop Solo Performance

11. MIGUEL

"Adorn"

Song Of The Year

12. ED SHEERAN

"The A Team"

Song Of The Year

13. HUNTER HAYES

"Wanted"

Best New Artist

14. THE LUMINEERS

"Ho Hey"

Best New Artist

15. ALABAMA SHAKES

"Hold On"

Best New Artist

Best Rock Performance

16. MUMFORD & SONS

"I Will Wait"

Album Of The Year

Best Rock Performance

Best Rock Song

17. FRANK OCEAN

"Pyramids"

Album Of The Year

Best New Artist

18. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN

"We Take Care Of Our Own"

Best Rock Performance

Best Rock Song

Best Rock Album

19. JACK WHITE

"Freedom At 21"

Album Of The Year

Best Rock Song

Best Rock Album

20. MUSE

"Madness"

Best Rock Song

Best Rock Album

21. COLDPLAY

"Charlie Brown"

Best Rock Performance

Best Rock Album

22. ADELE

"Set Fire To The Rain"

(Live At The Royal Albert Hall)

Best Pop Solo Performance

About The Recording Academy

Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers and recording professionals that is dedicated to improving the cultural condition and quality of life for music and its makers. Internationally known for the GRAMMY Awards — the preeminent peer-recognized award for musical excellence and the most credible brand in music — The Recording Academy is responsible for groundbreaking professional development, cultural enrichment, advocacy, education and human services programs. The Academy continues to focus on its mission of recognizing musical excellence, advocating for the well-being of music makers and ensuring music remains an indelible part of our culture. For more information about The Academy, please visit GRAMMY.com . For breaking news and exclusive content, follow @TheGRAMMYs on Twitter, like "The GRAMMYs" on Facebook, and join The GRAMMYs' social communities on Foursquare, GetGlue, Google +, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, and YouTube.

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Lourdes Lopez Patton/The Recording Academy/310.392.3777/Lourdesl@grammy.com

Gihan Salem/Capitol Records/323.871.5745/Gihan.Salem@emicap.com