OutKast, Radiohead, White Stripes Garner Grammy Nominations

The nominees for the 46th Grammy Awards were announced last night. Of course, the Christina Aguileras, Justin Timberlakes and BeyoncÈs were there, but what about the bands you care about? Yep, some of them are there, too. Hip-hop geniuses OutKast are up for six Grammys, including Record of the Year for ìHey Ya!î and album of the year for Speakerboxxx/The Love Below. The White Stripes will contest them in the Album of the Year category, while OutKast face competition from Coldplay in the Record of the Year division. Foo Fighters, Radiohead, Flaming Lips, Timo Maas, Queens of the Stone Age, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Janeís Addiction and Sigur Ros are just a few of the other nominees. Before I leave you to read the nominees of the more interesting categories of the awards event, to be held February 8 at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, Iíll leave you with this one thought. Fountains of Wayne in the Best New Artist category?

Record of the Year:

BeyoncÈ featuring Jay-Z "Crazy in Loveî

Black Eyed Peas and Justin Timberlake "Where Is the Love?"

Coldplay "Clocksî

Eminem "Lose Yourselfî

OutKast "Hey Ya!"

Album of the Year:

Missy Elliott - Under Construction

Evanescence - Fallen

OutKast - Speakerboxxx/The Love Below

Justin Timberlake - Justified

The White Stripes - Elephant

Song of the Year:

Christina Aguilera - ìBeautifulî

Luther Vandross - ìDance With My Fatherî

Avril Lavigne - ìI'm With Youî

Warren Zevon - ìKeep Me in Your Heartî

Eminem - ìLose Yourselfî

New Artist:


50 Cent

Fountains of Wayne

Heather Headley

Sean Paul

Pop Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal:

Bon Jovi - ìMisunderstoodî

The Eagles - ìHole in the Worldî

Fountains of Wayne - ìStacy's Momî

matchbox twenty - ìUnwellî

No Doubt - ìUnderneath It Allî

Dance Recording:

Cher - ìLove One Anotherî

Groove Armada - ìEasyî

Madonna - ìDie Another Dayî

Kylie Minogue - ìCome Into My Worldî

Telepopmusik - ìBreatheî

Female Rock Vocal Performance:

Michelle Branch - ìAre You Happy Now?"

Avril Lavigne - ìLosing Gripî

Pink - ìTroubleî

Bonnie Raitt - ìTime of Our Livesî

Lucinda Williams - ìRighteouslyî

Male Rock Vocal Performance:

David Bowie - ìNew Killer Starî

Bob Dylan - ìDown in the Floodî

Lenny Kravitz - ìIf I Could Fall in Loveî

Dave Matthews - ìGravediggerî

Tom Waits - ìReturn of Jackie and Judyî

Rock Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocal:

Foo Fighters - ìTimes Like Theseî

Radiohead - ìThere Thereî

Train - ìCalling All Angelsî

The White Stripes - ìSeven Nation Armyî

Warren Zevon and Bruce Springsteen - ìDisorder in the Houseî

Hard Rock Performance:

Audioslave - ìLike a Stoneî

Evanescence featuring Paul McCoy - ìBring Me to Lifeî

Godsmack - ìStraight Out of Lineî

Jane's Addiction - ìJust Becauseî

Queens of the Stone Age - ìGo With the Flowî

Metal Performance:

Korn - ìDid My Timeî

Marilyn Manson - ìmOBSCENEî

Metallica - ìSt. Angerî

Spineshank - ìSmotheredî

Stone Sour - ìInhaleî

Rock Song:

Evanescence featuring Paul McCoy - ìBring Me to Lifeî

Train - ìCalling All Angelsî

Warren Zevon and Bruce Springsteen - ìDisorder in the Houseî br>
The White Stripes - ìSeven Nation Armyî

Nickelback - ìSomedayî

Rock Album:

Audioslave - Audioslave

Evanescence - Fallen

Foo Fighters - One by One

matchbox twenty - More Than You Think You Are

Nickelback - The Long Road

Alternative Music Album:

The Flaming Lips - Fight Test

Radiohead - Hail to the Thief

Sigur Ros - Untitled

The White Stripes - Elephant

Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever to Tell

Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical:

Nigel Godrich

Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis

The Matrix

The Neptunes


Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical:

Christina Aguilera ñ ìBeautifulî (Peter Rauhofer Mix)

BeyoncÈ featuring Jay-Z ìCrazy In Loveî (Maurice's Soul Mix)

Tori Amos - Don't Make Me Come To Vegas (Timo On Tori remix by Timo Mass)

Seal ñ ìGet It Togetherî (Bill Hamel Vocal Mix)>

The Latin Project - ìLei Lo Laiî (MAW Mix)

OutKast, Radiohead, White Stripes Garner Grammy Nominations