Country princess Taylor Swift kept her awards mojo going, with eight Grammy nominations, but Beyoncé had the most — 10 — as the Recording Academy announced the nominees with a live, music-filled special for the second year in a row.
The 52nd annual Grammy Awards ceremony will air Sunday, Jan. 31 (8/7c) on CBS.
Among the the nominees in the on-air announcements:
Record of the Year
Album of the Year
Beyoncé, I Am ... Sasha Fierce
Black Eyed Peas, The E.N.D.
Lady GaGa, The Fame
Taylor Swift, Fearless
Song of the Year
Lady GaGa, "Poker Face"
Maxwell, "Pretty Wings"
Beyoncé, "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)"
Kings of Leon, "Use Somebody"
Taylor Swift, "You Belong With Me"
Best pop performance by a duo or group with vocals:
Black Eyed Peas, "I Gotta Feeling"
Bon Jovi, "We Weren't Born to Follow"
The Fray, "Never Say Never"
Hall & Oates, "Sara Smile"
MGMT, "For Kids,"
Best rock album:
U2, No Line on the Horizon
AC/DC, Black Ice
Green Day, 21st Century Breakdown
Best rap solo performance:
Best country performance by a duo or group: