The Ultimate 2013 GRAMMYs Playlist
This is it, people! The 55th GRAMMY awards are airing this Sunday, and we're pretty sure you're going to need a playlist to pump yourself up for music's biggest night. Below, you'll find a whopping ten songs by artists who are nominated this year, including the awards they're up for and a line of lyrics from their biggest hit. So plug in, press play, and prep yourself for February 10th when The GRAMMYs go down!
10. Florence + The Machine — Shake It Out
Nominated for: Best Pop Duo/group Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album
"And it's hard to dance with a devil on your back / So shake him off, oh woah!"
9. Miguel — Adorn
Nominated for: Song Of The Year, Best R&B Performance, Best R&B Song, Best Urban Contemporary Album
"These eyes, can't wait to see your grin / Just let my love, Just let my love adorn you..."
8. Carrie Underwood — Blown Away
Nominated for: Best Country Solo Performance, Best Country Song
"Shatter every window 'til it's all blown away / Every brick, every board, every slamming door blown away..."
7. Ed Sheeran — The A Team
Nominated for: Song Of The Year
"And they say / She's in the Class A Team / Stuck in her daydream / Been this way since 18..."
6. Taylor Swift — We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together
Nominated for: Record Of The Year, Best Country Duo/group Performance, Best Song Written For Visual Media
"Oooh we called it off again last night / But Oooh, this time I'm telling you, I'm telling you / We are never ever ever ever getting back together..."
5. Frank Ocean — Thinkin Bout You
Nominated for: Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Best New Artist, Best Urban Contemporary Album
"My eyes don't shed tears, but, boy, they bawl / When I'm thinkin' 'bout you..."
4. Carly Rae Jepsen — Call Me Maybe
Nominated for: Song Of The Year, Best Pop Solo Performance
"It's hard to look right / At you baby / But here's my number / So call me, maybe?"
3. The Black Keys — Lonely Boy
Nominated for: Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song, Best Rock Album
"I'm a lonely boy, I'm a lonely boy / Oh oh oh oh, I got a love that keeps me waiting"
2. Kelly Clarkson — Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)
Nominated for: Record Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album
"What doesn't kill you makes you stronger / Stand a little taller / Doesn't mean I'm lonely when I'm alone"
1. fun. ft. Janelle Monae — We Are Young
Nominated for: Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best New Artist, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album
"Tonight, we are young / So let's set the world on fire / We can burn brighter than the sun..."
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