Kanye West received the most nominations with seven while Adele, Bruno Mars and Foo Fighters took six each and Lil Wayne and Skrillex received five.
As far as veteran artists go, it was a very light night. Even in categories where there is normally a good showing such as Rock/Metal, only Megadeth received a nomination. Only three veterans received multiple nominations, Tony Bennett, Charlie Wilson and Weird Al Yankovic each had two.
Here are the nominees in each of the Pop, Rock, R&B, Country, Folk, American and Blues categories (veteran artists shown in bold):
Record Of The Year
- Rolling in the Deep - Adele
- Holocene - Bon Iver
- Grenade - Bruno Mars
- The Cave - Mumford and Sons
- Firework - Katy Perry
- 21 - Adele
- Wasting Light - Foo Fighters
- Born This Way - Lady Gaga
- Doo-Wops & Hooligans - Bruno Mars
- Loud - Rihanna
- All of This Light - Jeff Bhasker, Malik Jones, Warren Trotter & Kanye West, songwriters (Kanye West, Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie)
- The Cave - Ted Dwane, Ben Lovett, Marcus Mumford & Country Winston, songwriters (Mumford and Sons)
- Grenade - Brody Brown, Claude Kelly, Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine, Bruno Mars & Andrew Wyatt, songwriters (Bruno Mars)
- Holocene - Justin Vernon, songwriter (Bon Iver)
- Rolling in the Deep - Adele Adkins & Paul Epworth, songwriters (Adele)
- The Band Perry
- Bon Iver
- J. Cole
- Nicki Minaj
See the rest of the nominees after the cut.