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Taylor Swift, Sam Smith, and Sia nominated for Grammys

Taylor Swift performs "All to Well" at the 2013 Grammy Awards
Taylor Swift performs "All to Well" at the 2013 Grammy Awards

The nominees for the 57th Grammy Awards were announced Friday morning via the Grammy twitter feed. The Grammys are the biggest awards in music, and this year's categories should be particularly stacked with competition from performers such as Taylor Swift, Sam Smith, Sia, and Pharrell.

This is an ongoing compilation of who is nominated for which category:

Best Album

Morning Phase by Beck

Beyoncé by Beyonce

In the Lonely Hour by Sam Smith

X by Ed Sheeran

Girl by Pharrel Williams

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

"Fancy," by Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX
"A Sky Full of Stars," by Coldplay
"Say Something," by A Great Big World ft. Christina Aguilera
"Bang Bang," by Ariana Grande, Jessie J & Nicki Minaj
"Dark Horse," by Katy Perry ft. Juicy J

Best Rap Performance

"305," by Childish Gambino
"0 to 100/The Catch Up," by Drake
"Rap God," by Eminem
"i," by Kendrick Lamar
"All I Need Is You," by Lecrae

Best Rap Album

The New Classic by Iggy Azalea
Because the Internet by Childish Gambino
Nobody's Smiling by Common
The Marshall Mathers LP2 by Eminem
Oxymoron by ScHoolboy Q
Blacc Hollywood by Wiz Khalifa

Best Rock Song

Best Dance Recording

Best Gospel Album

Best Americana Album:

Best Country Album:

Riser by Dierks Bentley
The Outsiders by Eric Church
12 Stories by Brandy Clark
Platinum by Miranda Lambert
The Way I'm Livin' byLee Ann Womack

Best Pop Vocal Album:

Ghost Stories by Coldplay
Bangerz by Miley Cyrus
My Everything by Ariana Grande
Prism by Katy Perry
X by Ed Sheeran
In the Lonely Hour by Sam Smith

Best Urban Contemporary Album:

Sail Out by Jhene Aiko
Beyoncé by Beyoncé
X by Chris Brown
Mali Is... by Mali Music
Girl by Pharrell Williams

Best Alternative Music Album

Song of the Year

Best Traditional Pop Album

Best Rap Performance

Best Reggae Album

Best Country Song

Best New Artist

Best Rock Song

best rock song

"Ain't It Fun" by Paramore. (written by Hayley Williams & Taylor York)

"Blue Moon" by Beck (written by Beck Hansen)

"Fever" by The Black Keys (written by Dan Auerback, Brian Burton and Patrick Carney

"Gimme Something Good" by Ryan Adams (written by Ryan Adams)

"Lazaretto" by Jack White (written by Jack White III)

Record of the year

record of the year

(courtesy of @Thegrammys)

"Fancy" by Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX

"Chandelier" by Sia

"Stay with Me (Darkchild Version)" by Sam Smith

"Shake it Off" by Taylor Swift

"All About that Bass" by Meghan Trainor

Best Urban Contemporary Albums

urban contemporary

(courtesy of @Thegrammys)

Best Pop Vocal

Best Country Album

Best Pop Solo Performance

John Legend


Sam Smith

Taylor Swift


Best Spoken Word Album

Actors Anonymous,James Franco

A Call to Action,Jimmy Carter Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America, John Waters

A Fighting Chance, Elizabeth Warren

Diary of a Mad Diva, Joan Rivers

We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration and the Power of Song, Gloria Gaynor

Best Gospel Album

Help, Erica Campbell

Amazing, Ricky Dillard & New G

Withholding Nothing: Live, William McDowell

Forever Yours, Smokie Norful

Vintage Worship, Anita Wilson

Best Rock Performance

"Gimme Something Good," Ryan Adams

"Do I Wanna Know?", Arctic Monkeys

"Blue Moon," Beck

"Fever," The Black Keys

"Lazaretto," Jack White

Best Metal Performance

"Neon Knights," Anthrax

"High Road," Mastodon

"Heartbreaker," Motörhead

"The Negative One," Slipknot

"The Last In Line," Tenacious D

Best R&B Performance

"Drunk In Love," Beyoncé ft. Jay Z

"New Flame," Chris Brown ft. Usher & Rick Ross

"It's Your World," Jennifer Hudson ft. R. Kelly

"Like This," Ledisi "Good Kisser," Usher

Best R&B Song

"Drunk In Love," Beyonce ft. Jay Z

"Good Kisser," Usher

"New Flame," Chris Brown ft. Usher & Rick Ross

"Options (Wolfjames Version)," Luke James ft. Rick Ross

"The Worst," Jhené Aiko

Best R&B Album

Islander, Bernhoft

Lift Your Spirit, Aloe Blacc

Love, Marriage & Divorce, Toni Braxton & Babyface

Black Radio 2, Robert Glasper Experiment

Give The People What They Want, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

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