Eminem leads Grammy nominations
Eminem's recovery has been made complete as the US Recording Academy nominated the resurgent rapper for 10 Grammy awards, including the biggest prizes of album, song and record of the year.
Bruno Mars was not far behind with seven nominations, while Lady Antebellum, Jay-Z and Lady Gaga all had six each.
Other key nominees included Cee Lo Green, whose Forget You (alternatively titled F*** You) was nominated for record and song of the year.
Justin Bieber was among the nominees for best new artist.
The nominations were announced as part of the Grammy's hour-long nominations special from Club Nokia in Los Angeles, aired live on CBS.
THE NOMINATIONS ARE ...
? ALBUM OF THE YEAR The Suburbs – Arcade Fire Recovery – Eminem Need You Now – Lady Antebellum The Fame Monster – Lady Gaga Teenage Dream – Katy Perry
? RECORD OF THE YEAR Nothin’ On You – B.o.B featuring Bruno Mars Love The Way You Lie – Eminem featuring Rihanna F*** You – Cee Lo Green Empire State Of Mind – Jay-Z & Alicia Keys Need You Now – Lady Antebellum
? BEST NEW ARTIST Justin Bieber Drake Florence & The Machine Mumford & Sons Esperanza Spalding
? BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM My World 2.0 – Justin Bieber I Dreamed A Dream – Susan Boyle The Fame Monster – Lady Gaga Battle Studies – John Mayer Teenage Dream – Katy Perry
? BEST ROCK ALBUM Emotion & Commotion – Jeff Beck The Resistance – Muse Backspacer – Pearl Jam Mojo – Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers Le Noise – Neil Young