Grammy nominations announced


Jan. 7, 2003, midnight | By Annie Peirce | 18 years ago

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An abbreviated list of the nominations for the 45th Annual Grammy Awards is listed below. The award ceremony will be telecast on Sunday, February 23 at 8 p.m. on CBS from Madison Square Garden.

According to Grammy.com, awards are for recordings released during the Eligibility Year October 1, 2001 through September 30, 2002. If more or less than 5 nominations are listed in a category, the result is because of ties. For a complete list of nominations, see the official Grammy Awards website.

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Record Of The Year
(Award to the Artist and to the Producer(s), Recording Engineer(s) and/or Mixer(s), if other than the artist.)

• A Thousand Miles
Vanessa Carlton
Track from: Be Not Nobody [A&M Records]

• Without Me
Eminem
Track from: The Eminem Show [Aftermath/Interscope Records]

• Don't Know Why
Norah Jones
Track from: Come Away With Me [Blue Note Records]

• Dilemma
Nelly Featuring Kelly Rowland
Track from: Nellyville [Universal Records]

• How You Remind Me
Nickelback
Track from: Silver Side Up [Roadrunner Records]

Album Of The Year
(Award to the Artist(s) and to the Album Producer(s), Recording Engineer(s)/Mixer(s) & Mastering Engineer(s), if other than the artist.)

• Home
Dixie Chicks

• The Eminem Show
Eminem

• Come Away With Me
Norah Jones

• Nellyville
Nelly

• The Rising
Bruce Springsteen

Song Of The Year
(A Songwriter(s) Award. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parenthesis.) Singles or Tracks only.)

• Complicated
Avril Lavigne & The Matrix, songwriters (Avril Lavigne)
Track from: Let Go

Don't Know Why
Jesse Harris, songwriter (Norah Jones)
Track from: Come Away With Me

• The Rising
Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)
Track from: The Rising

• A Thousand Miles
Vanessa Carlton, songwriter (Vanessa Carlton)
Track from: Be Not Nobody

• Where Were You (When The World Stopped Turning)
Alan Jackson, songwriter (Alan Jackson)
Track from: Drive

Best New Artist
(For a new artist who releases, during the Eligibility Year, the first recording which establishes the public identity of that artist.)

• Ashanti

• Michelle Branch

• Norah Jones

• Avril Lavigne

• John Mayer

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Soak Up The Sun
Sheryl Crow
Track from: C'mon, C'mon

• Don't Know Why
Norah Jones
Track from: Come Away With Me

• Complicated
Avril Lavigne
Track from: Let Go

• Get The Party Started
Pink
Track from: Missundaztood

• Overprotected
Britney Spears
Track from: Britney

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• 7 Days
Craig David
Track from: Born To Do It

• Original Sin
Elton John
Track from: Songs From The West Coast

• Your Body Is A Wonderland
John Mayer
Track from: Room For Squares

• Fragile
Sting
Track from: ...All This Time

• October Road
James Taylor
Track from: October Road

Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
(For established duos or groups, with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Everyday
Bon Jovi
Track from: Bounce
[Island/Def Jam]

• Girl All The Bad Guys Want
Bowling For Soup
Track from: Drunk Enough To Dance
[Jive Records]

• Where Are You Going
Dave Matthews Band
Track from: Busted Stuff
[RCA Records]

• Hey Baby
No Doubt
Track from: Rock Steady
[Interscope Records]

• Girlfriend
*NSYNC
Track from: Celebrity
[Jive Records]

Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals
(For a collaborative performance, with vocals, by artists who do not normally perform together. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Dirrty
Christina Aguilera Featuring Redman
[RCA Records]

• Christmas Song
India.Arie & Stevie Wonder
Track from: Voyage To India
[Motown Records]

• What A Wonderful World
Tony Bennett & kd lang
Track from: A Wonderful World
[RPM Records/Columbia Records]

• Better Than Anything
Natalie Cole & Diana Krall
Track from: Ask A Woman Who Knows (Natalie Cole)
[Verve Records]

• It's So Easy
Sheryl Crow & Don Henley
Track from: C'mon, C'mon (Sheryl Crow)
[A&M Records]

• The Game Of Love
Santana & Michelle Branch
Track from: Shaman (Santana)
[Arista Records]

Best Pop Vocal Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

• Come Away With Me
Norah Jones
[Blue Note Records]

• Let Go
Avril Lavigne
[Arista Records]

• Rock Steady
No Doubt
[Interscope Records]

• Missundaztood
Pink
[Arista Records]

• Britney
Britney Spears
[Jive Records]

Best Dance Recording
(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances. Vocal or Instrumental. Singles or tracks only.)

• Gotta Get Thru This
Daniel Bedingfield
Daniel Bedingfield & Al Stone, producers; John Davis, mixer
Track from: Gotta Get Thru This
[Island/Def Jam]

• Days Go By
Dirty Vegas
Ben Harris, Paul Harris & Steve Smith, producers
Track from: Dirty Vegas
[Capitol Records]

• Superstylin'
Groove Armada
Groove Armada, producers; Dave Pemberton, mixer
Track from: Goodbye Country (Hello Nightclub)
[Jive Electro Records]

• Love At First Sight
Kylie Minogue
Julian Gallagher & Richard "Biff" Stannard, producers; Ash Howes, mixer
Track from: Fever
[Capitol Records]

• Hella Good
No Doubt
Nellee Hooper & No Doubt, producers; Mark "Spike" Stent, mixer
Track from: Rock Steady
[Interscope Records]

Best Female Rock Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Steve McQueen
Sheryl Crow
Track from: C'mon, C'mon
[A&M Records]

• The Weakness In Me
Melissa Etheridge
[Island Records]

• Sk8er Boi
Avril Lavigne
Track from: Let Go
[Arista Records]

• Gnawin' On It
Bonnie Raitt
Track from: Silver Lining
[Capitol Records]

• Alone
Susan Tedeschi
Track from: Wait For Me
[Tone-Cool Records]

Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Slow Burn
David Bowie
Track from: Heathen
[Columbia Records Group]

• 45
Elvis Costello
Track from: When I Was Cruel
[Island Records]

• The Barry Williams Show
Peter Gabriel
Track from: Up
[Geffen/DGC]

• Darkness, Darkness
Robert Plant
Track from: Dreamland
[Universal Records]

• The Rising
Bruce Springsteen
Track from: The Rising
[Columbia Records]

Best Rock Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
(For duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Girls Of Summer
Aerosmith
Track from: O, Yeah! Ultimate Aerosmith Hits
[Columbia/Geffen]

• In My Place
Coldplay
Track from: A Rush Of Blood To The Head
[Capitol Records]

• My Sacrifice
Creed
Track from: Weathered
[Wind-up Records]

• Hero
Chad Kroeger Featuring Josey Scott
Track from: Spider-Man - Music From And Inspired By (Various Artists)
[Columbia/Roadrunner/Island Def Jam/Sony Music Soundtrax]

• When I'm Gone
3 Doors Down
Track from: Away From The Sun
[Republic/Universal Records]

• Take Me As I Am
Tonic
Track from: Head On Straight
[Universal Records]

• Walk On
U2
Track from: America - A Tribute To Heroes (Various Artists)
[Universal/Sony/BMG/EMI/Warner Bros. Records]

Best Rock Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. Includes Rock, Hard Rock & Metal songs. For Song Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3. (Artist names appear in parenthesis.) Singles or Tracks only.)

• All My Life
Foo Fighters, songwriters (Foo Fighters)
[RCA/Roswell Records; Publishers: M.J.-Twelve Music, Living Under A Rock Music, Flying Earform Music, I Love The Punk Rock Music]

• Hero
Chad Kroeger, songwriter (Chad Kroeger Featuring Josey Scott)
Track from: Spider-Man - Music From And Inspired By (Various Artists)
[Columbia/Roadrunner/Island Def Jam/Sony Music Soundtrax; Publishers: Warner-Tamerlane Pub., Arm Your Dillo Pub.]

• I Stand Alone
Sully Erna, songwriter (Godsmack)
Track from: The Scorpion King - Music From And Inspired By (Various Artists)
[Universal Records; Publisher: Universal Music Publishing]

• The Rising
Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)
Track from: The Rising
[Columbia Records; Publisher: Bruce Springsteen]

• When I'm Gone
Brad Arnold, Todd Harrell, Chris Henderson & Matt Roberts, songwriters (3 Doors Down)
Track from: Away From The Sun
[Republic/Universal Records; Publishers: Escatawpa Songs, Songs of Universal]

Best Rock Album
(Vocal or Instrumental. Includes Hard Rock and Metal.)

• When I Was Cruel
Elvis Costello
[Island Records]

• C'mon, C'mon
Sheryl Crow
[A&M Records]

• Dreamland
Robert Plant
[Universal Records]

• The Rising
Bruce Springsteen
[Columbia Records]

• Head On Straight
Tonic
[Universal Records]

Best Alternative Music Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)

• Sea Change
Beck
[Geffen/DGC]

• Walking With Thee
Clinic
[Domino/Universal Records]

• A Rush Of Blood To The Head
Coldplay
[Capitol Records]

• Cruel Smile
Elvis Costello & The Imposters
[Island Records]

• Behind The Music
The Soundtrack Of Our Lives
[Republic Records/Universal Records]

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• More Than A Woman
Aaliyah
Track from: Aaliyah
[Blackground Records]

• Foolish
Ashanti
Track from: Ashanti
[Murder, Inc.]

• He Think I Don't Know
Mary J. Blige
Track from: No More Drama
[MCA Records]

• I'm Still Standing
Eartha
Track from: Sidebars
[AFRT Music]

• He Loves Me (Lyzel in E Flat) (Movements I, II, III)
Jill Scott
Track from: Experience: Jill Scott 826+
[Hidden Beach Recordings]

Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Let's Stay Home Tonight
Joe
Track from: Better Days
[Jive Records]

• The World's Greatest
R. Kelly
Track from: Ali - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Various Artists)
[Interscope Records]

• Halfcrazy
Musiq
Track from: Juslisen (Just Listen)
[Def Soul Records]

• Take A Message
Remy Shand
Track from: The Way I Feel
[Motown Records]

• U Don't Have To Call
Usher
[Arista Records]

Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
(For duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)

• All The Way
Kenny G Featuring Brian McKnight
Track from: Paradise
[Arista Records]

• Don't Mess With My Man
Nivea Featuring Brian & Brandon Casey of Jagged Edge
[Jive Records]

• More Than A Woman
Angie Stone & Joe
[J Records]

• Girl Talk
TLC
[Arista Records]

• Love's In Need Of Love Today
Stevie Wonder & Take Six
Track from: America - A Tribute To Heroes (Various Artists)
[Universal/Sony/BMG/EMI/Warner Bros. Records]

Best Urban/Alternative Performance
(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Little Things
India.Arie
Track from: Voyage To India
[Motown Records]

• Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop)
Erykah Badu Featuring Common
Track from: Brown Sugar - Soundtrack (Various Artists)
[MCA Records/Magic Johnson Music/UMG Soundtracks/Fox Music]

• Gettin' Grown
Cee-Lo
Track from: Cee-Lo Green And His Perfect Imperfections
[Arista Records]

• Floetic
Floetry
Track from: Floetic
[DreamWorks Records]

• Be Here
Raphael Saadiq Featuring D'Angelo
Track from: Instant Vintage
[Universal Records]

Best R&B Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. For Song Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3. (Artist names appear in parenthesis.) Singles or Tracks only.)

• Be Here
Michael Archer, Bobby Ozuna, Raphael Saadiq & Glenn Standridge, songwriters
(Raphael Saadiq Featuring D'Angelo)
Track from: Instant Vintage
[Universal Records; Publishers: Jake & The Phatman Music, Ah-Choo Pub., Ugmoe Music, Universal Music Pub., Musty Attic Music]

• Floetic
Marsha Ambrosius, Darren "Limitless" Henson, Keith "Keshon" Pelzer & Natalie Stewart, songwriters
(Floetry)
Track from: Floetic
[DreamWorks Records; Publishers: Marshmellow Music, Perfect Songs Ltd., SPZ Music, Aboukir Music, Universal Music Pub., Wells Music, No Gravity Music, Touched by Jazz, EMI April Music, Jay-Qui Music, Jewel Music Pub.]

• Good Man
Will Baker, Andrew Ramsey, Shannon Sanders & India Simpson, songwriters
(India.Arie)
Track from: We Were Soldiers - Music From And Inspired By (Various Artists)
[Sony Music Soundtrax; Publishers: Gold and Iron Music Pub., WB Music Corp., Music of Combustion, Songs of Windswept Pacific, Hitco Music, Will & Pete of Hitstreet Pub., Wang Out! Music]

• Love Of My Life (An Ode To Hip Hop)
Erykah Badu, Robert Ozuna, James Poyser, Raphael Saadiq & Glen Standridge, songwriters
(Erykah Badu Featuring Common)
Track from: Brown Sugar - Soundtrack (Various Artists)
[MCA Records/Magic Johnson Music/UMG Soundtracks/Fox Music]

• Take A Message
Remy Shand, songwriter (Remy Shand)
Track from: The Way I Feel
[Motown Records; Publisher: Mortay Music Ltd.]

Best R&B Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

• Voyage To India
India.Arie
[Motown Records]

• Better Days
Joe
[Jive Records]

• Juslisen (Just Listen)
Musiq
[Def Soul Records]

• Instant Vintage
Raphael Saadiq
[Universal Records]

• The Way I Feel
Remy Shand
[Motown Records]

Best Contemporary R&B Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

• Ashanti
Ashanti
[Murder, Inc.]

• Full Moon
Brandy
[Atlantic Records]

• Faithfully
Faith Evans
[Arista/Bad Boy Records]

• Floetic
Floetry
[DreamWorks Records]

• Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape
Meshell Ndegeocello
[Maverick Records]

Best Female Rap Solo Performance
(For a solo Rap performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Diary...
Charli Baltimore
[Murder Inc./Def Jam]

• Scream a.k.a Itchin'
Missy Elliott
Track from: Miss E...So Addictive
[Goldmind Inc./Elektra]

• Satisfaction
Eve
Track from: Eve-Olution
[Ruff Ryders/Interscope Records]

• Na Na Be Like
Foxy Brown
Track from: Broken Silence
[Def Jam Records]

• Mystery Of Iniquity
Lauryn Hill
Track from: MTV Unplugged 2.0
[Columbia Records]

Best Male Rap Solo Performance
(For a solo Rap performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

• Without Me
Eminem
Track from: The Eminem Show
[Aftermath/Interscope Records]

• Song Cry
Jay-Z
Track from: The Blueprint
[Roc-A-Fella Records]

• Rollout (My Business)
Ludacris
Track from: Word Of Mouf
[Def Jam South]

• Bouncin' Back (Bumpin' Me Against The Wall)
Mystikal
Track from: Tarantula
[Jive Records]

• Hot In Herre
Nelly
Track from: Nellyville
[Universal Records]

Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group
(For duo, group or collaborative performances of Rap only. Singles or Tracks only.)

• The Essence
AZ Featuring Nas
Track from: Aziatic
[Motown Records]

• Still Fly
Big Tymers
Track from: Hood Rich
[Universal Records]

• Pass The Courvoisier Part II
Busta Rhymes Featuring P. Diddy & Pharrell
Track from: Genesis
[J Records]

• Oh Boy
Cam'Ron Featuring Juelz Santana
Track from: Come Home With Me
[Roc-A-Fella Records]

• The Whole World
OutKast Featuring Killer Mike
Track from: Big Boi & Dre Present...OutKast
[Arista Records]

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
(For a Rap/Sung collaborative performance by artists who do not normally perform together. Singles or Tracks only.)

• What's Luv?
Fat Joe Featuring Ashanti
[Terror Squad/Atlantic Records]

• Always On Time
Ja Rule Featuring Ashanti
Track from: Pain Is Love
[Murder, Inc.]

• Po' Folks
Nappy Roots Featuring Anthony Hamilton
Track from: Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz
[Atlantic Records]

• Dilemma
Nelly Featuring Kelly Rowland
Track from: Nellyville
[Universal Records]

• Like I Love You
Justin Timberlake Featuring Clipse
[Jive Records]

Best Rap Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

• The Eminem Show
Eminem
[Aftermath/Interscope Records]

• Word Of Mouf
Ludacris
[Def Jam South]

• Tarantula
Mystikal
[Jive Records]

• Nellyville
Nelly
[Universal Records]

• Diary Of A Sinner: 1st Entry
Petey Pablo
[Jive Records]

Best Contemporary Jazz Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of INSTRUMENTAL tracks.)

• Deep Into It
Larry Carlton
[Warner Bros. Records]

• Speaking Of Now
Pat Metheny Group
[Warner Bros. Records]

• Überjam
The John Scofield Band
[Verve Music Group]

• Mint Jam
Yellowjackets
[Buzz Promotions]

• Faces & Places
Joe Zawinul
[ESC Records]

Best Latin Jazz Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)

• Alma De Santiago
Jane Bunnett
[Blue Note Records]

• The Gathering
Caribbean Jazz Project
[Concord Picante]

• Samba Jazz Fantasia
Duduka Da Fonseca
[Malandro Records]

• S.F. Bay
John Santos And The Machete Ensemble
[Machete Records]

• Sentir
Omar Sosa
[OTA Records]

Best Rock Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

• Lift
Audio Adrenaline
[ForeFront Records]

• The Art Of Translation
Grits
[Gotee Records]

• The Way I Am
Jennifer Knapp
[Gotee Records]

• Come Together
Third Day
[Essential Records]

• Momentum
Tobymac
[ForeFront Records]

Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

• New Map Of The World
Paul Colman Trio
[Essential Records]

• The Eleventh Hour
Jars Of Clay
[Essential Records]

• The Christmas Shoes
Newsong
[Reunion Records]

• The Heart Of Me
Kathy Troccoli
[Reunion Records]

• See The Light
True Vibe
[Essential Records]

Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)

• The Commissioned Reunion "Live"
Commissioned
Marcus Cole, Fred Hammond, Mitchell Jones, Karl Reid, Marvin Sapp, Keith Staten & Michael Williams, group members
[Verity Records]

• Sidebars
Eartha
[AFRT Music]

• Lost And Found
Deitrick Haddon
[Verity Album/Zomba Recording Corporation]

• Speak Those Things: POL Chapter 3
Fred Hammond
[Verity Records]

• Live And Up Close
BeBe Winans
[Motown Records]

Best Latin Pop Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)

• Caraluna
Bacilos
[Warner Music]

• Moreno
Jorge Moreno
[Maverick Musica]

• Bohemio Enamorado
Donato Poveda
[BMG U.S. Latin]

• Sin Bandera
Sin Bandera
[Sony Discos]

• Un Mundo Diferente
Diego Torres
[RCA Records]

Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)

• Un Día Normal
Juanes
[Surco/Universal Music Latino]

• Kinky
Kinky
[Nettwerk America/Sonic 360]

• Revolución De Amor
Maná
[Warner Music]

• Emigrante
Orishas
[Surco/Universal Music Latino]

• Un Paso A La Eternidad
Sindicato Argentino Del Hip Hop
[Universal Music Latino]

Best Contemporary Blues Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)

• Don't Give Up On Me
Solomon Burke
[Fat Possum Records/Anti]

• Burnin' Down The House
Etta James & The Roots Band
[Private Music]

• Room To Breathe
Delbert McClinton
[New West Records]

• One Night In America
Charlie Musselwhite
[Telarc Blues]

• 51 Phantom
North Mississippi Allstars
[Tone-Cool Records]

Best Contemporary Folk Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)

• American IV - The Man Comes Around
Johnny Cash
[American Recordings/Lost Highway Records]

• Down The Old Plank Road
The Chieftains
[RCA Victor]

• Jerusalem
Steve Earle
[E-Squared/Artemis Records]

• 1000 Kisses
Patty Griffin
[ATO Records]

• This Side
Nickel Creek
[Sugar Hill Records, Inc.]

Best Reggae Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)

• Merci
Alpha Blondy
[Shanachie Records]

• Ghetto Dictionary: The Mystery
Bounty Killer
[V.P. Records]

• Still Blazin
Capleton
[V.P. Records]

• Anything For You
Freddie McGregor
[V.P. Records]

• Jamaican E.T.
Lee "Scratch" Perry
[Sanctuary Records/Trojan Records]

Best Spoken Comedy Album
(For spoken word comedy recordings.)

• The Bathroom Wall
Jimmy Fallon
[DreamWorks Records]

• Complaints And Grievances
George Carlin
[Atlantic Records]

• Oh, The Things I Know!
Al Franken
[HighBridge Audio]

• The Rant Zone
Dennis Miller
[Harper Audio]

• Robin Williams - Live 2002
Robin Williams
[Columbia Records Group]



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Annie Peirce. Annie Peirce is a senior in the Communications Arts Program and the public relations manager for Silver Chips. She is also an opinions editor for Silver Chips Online. She was born on October 25, 1984, in a hospital somewhere in Prince George's County; but doesn't … More »

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