SONY MUSIC ARTISTS NOMINATED AT THE 2012 GRAMMY AWARDS

Congratulations to Sony Music artists nominated at the 2012 Grammy Awards! The 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 (US) at Staples Center in Los Angeles. See full list of nominees at http://www.grammy.com/nominees

Album Of The Year
Wasting Light – Foo Fighters

Best New Artist
J. Cole

Best Pop Solo Performance
F***in’ Perfect – Pink

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Body And Soul – Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse | Track from: Duets II
Pumped Up Kicks – Foster The People | Track from: Torches

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Duets II – Tony Bennett & Various Artists
The Gift – Susan Boyle
In Concert On Broadway – Harry Connick Jr.
What Matters Most – Barbra Streisand Sings The Lyrics Of Alan And Marilyn Bergman – Barbra Streisand

Best Rock Performance
Walk – Foo Fighters | Track from: Wasting Light

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance
White Limo – Foo Fighters | Track from: Wasting Light

Best Rock Song
Walk – Foo Fighters, songwriters (Foo Fighters) | Track from: Wasting Light

Best Rock Album
Wasting Light – Foo Fighters
Come Around Sundown – Kings Of Leon

Best Alternative Music Album
Torches – Foster The People

Best Traditional R&B Performance
Radio Message – R. Kelly | Track from: Love Letter
Good Man – Raphael Saadiq | Track from: Stone Rollin’

Best R&B Performance
Far Away – Marsha Ambrosius | Track from: Late Nights & Early Mornings
You Are – Charlie Wilson | Track from: Just Charlie

Best R&B Song
Far Away – Marsha Ambrosius | Track from: Late Nights & Early Mornings
You Are – Charlie Wilson | Track from: Just Charlie

Best R&B Album
F.A.M.E. – Chris Brown
Love Letter – R. Kelly

Best Rap Performance
Look At Me Now – Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes | Track from: F.A.M.E.

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Party – Beyoncé & André 3000 | Track from: 4

Best Rap Song
Look At Me Now – Jean Baptiste, Chris Brown, Ryan Buendia, Trevor Smith, Dwayne Carter, Jr. & Wesley Pentz, songwriters (Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes) | Track from: F.A.M.E.

Best Long Form Music Video
I Am…World TourBeyoncé
Back And Forth – Foo Fighters
Talihina Sky: The Story Of Kings Of Leon – Kings Of Leon
Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels Of A Tribe Called Quest – A Tribe Called Quest

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media
Glee: The Music, Volume 4
Burlesque – Christina Aguilera

Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media
Black Swan – Clint Mansell (composer)

Best Song Written For Visual Media
You Haven’t Seen The Last Of Me (From Burlesque) – Diane Warren, Songwriter. Performed by Cher

Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)
Who Can I Turn To 9When Nobody Needs Me) – Jorge Calandrelli (arranger) Performed by Tony Bennett & Queen Latifah | Track from Duets II
The Windmills Of Your Mind – William A. Ross (Arranger) Performed by Barbra Streisand | Track from What Matters Most – Barbra Streisand Sings The Lyrics of Alan and Marilyn Bergman.

Best Country Solo Performance
Mama’s Song – Carrie Underwood | Track from: Play On

Best Gospel Album
Something Big – Mary Mary

Best Latin Pop, Rock, Or Urban Album
Entren Los Que Quieran – Calle 13

 

*Adele – not added on the list since she’s not under Sony Music here in the Philippines.

[VIDEO] MERRY TUNES OF GLEE: THE MUSIC, THE CHRISTMAS ALBUM VOLUME 2

Twelve Merry Tunes of Christmas! Glee gives an early Christmas treat as the official YouTube site of Glee releases 12 pseudo video of Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Volume 2. Check it out below or click HERE for the playlist. Also don’t forget to grab a copy of the album once it comes out at our local stores. ENJOY!!!












THE 2011 GRAMMY NOMINEES ALBUM OUT NOW

Sony Music releases the 2011 GRAMMY® Nominees album, the 17th edition of the best-selling series, which highlights artists and songs nominated for the 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards®.

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It features 19 songs which are the current hits like Cee Lo Green’s “Forget You”, “Nothin’ On You” by B.o.B feat Bruno Mars, “California Gurls” by Katy Perry, Lady Gaga and Beyonce’s “Telephone”, “Love The Way You Lie” by Eminem feat. Rihanna, Lady Antebellum’s “Need You Now”, “Whattaya Want From Me” by Adam Lambert, John Mayer’s “Half Of My Heart”, “Haven’t Met You Yet” by Michael Buble, Bruno Mars’ “Just The Way You Are”, “This Is It” by Michael Jackson, Train’s “Hey, Soul Sister (Live)”, “Misery” by Maroon 5, Glee Cast’s version of “Don’t Stop Believin’” and many more.

“The exceptional mix of recordings contained on this preeminent compilation provides an incredible playlist from some of this year’s remarkable and talented GRAMMY nominees,” said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of The Recording Academy. “With 19 diverse selections, the nominee’s album offers quality recordings for all music fans. We are proud and excited to, for the first time, collaborate with Jive Records on this project and we look forward to another successful chart-topping GRAMMY album.”

“The 2011 GRAMMY Nominees album showcases some of the year’s best artists and songs from all genres and we’re honored to partner with The Recording Academy to release this compilation of the signature songs from the past year,” said Ivan Gavin, COO of the RCA/JIVE Label Group. “In addition to offering great music, the collection also gives music fans the opportunity to support MusiCares and the GRAMMY Foundation — two charities that benefit the artistic community.”

The album includes many of the most widely recognized GRAMMY categories with 19 tracks representing nominees for Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, and Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals. The album is made possible by a special arrangement with all of the major music distribution companies and rotates labels from year to year.

The 2011 GRAMMY® Nominees album is now out in CDs at leading record stores under Sony Music.

MUSIC NEWS ROUND-UP | Week of Jan12-18

Here are the latest news about your favorite Sony Music artists straight from their official website (Week of Jan12 to 18, 2010). Click the link below to read the full story:

GLOBAL WEBSITE DATE LATEST NEWS
Beyonce Jan12 VOTE FOR BEYONCÉ IN FUSE TV’S GRAMMY® POLL
Jan13 BEYONCÉ GRABS TWO NAACP IMAGE AWARD NOMINATIONS
Britney Spears Jan12 BRITNEY’S “HOLD IT AGAINST ME” SHATTERS RECORDS
Jan13 “HOLD IT AGAINST ME” #1 ON ITUNES
Jan17 “HOLD IT AGAINST ME” VIDEO UPDATE
John Legend Jan13 Congratulations to John Legend & The Roots on two nominations
Jan18 John Legend has been added up to the line up for the 2011 St. Lucia Jazz Festival
Kris Allen Jan13 “Alright with Music”
Pink Jan12 P!nk Track By Track – “Sober” [VIDEO]
Jan17 P!nk Track By Track – “Stupid Girls” [VIDEO]
Glee Jan13 GLEE + FUNNY OR DIE = “NUTHIN BUT A GLEE THANG”
GLEE GRABS TWO NAACP IMAGE AWARD NOMINATIONS
Jan17 GLEE TAKES HOME THREE GOLDEN GLOBES
Adam Lambert Jan13 Vote For Adam At Fuse
Jan17 Nominate Adam Lambert For The Shorty Awards
Jan19 Celebrate Adam’s Birthday By Giving To MyCharity: Water
Foo Fighters Jan11 Dave To Receive NME Godlike Genius Award
Jan18 Foo Fighters To Headline NME Awards Big Gig 2011, Wembley Arena, February 25th
Train Jan12 “Marry Me” Music Video
Jan18 Australian Flood Relief
Catch “Marry Me” on Oprah Thursday!!
The Script Jan12 See New York Through The Script’s Eyes!
Jan14 The Guys Receive Nomination For The BRIT Awards!
Prefer Your Glen On Ice?
Jan18 Science & Faith Out TODAY!
See The Script on TV!
Hurts Jan14 Vote For Hurts NME 2011
Hurts London & Brighton Shows Sold Out!
Alicia Keys Jan13 Alicia Keys Receives Two Nominations in 2011 NAACP Awards
Leona Lewis Jan13 Valentines Competition: Show Your L.O.V.E for L.E.O.N.A!
Usher Jan12 OMG Tour Europe
NAACP Image Award Nominations!
Usher Reschedules Berlin Show for Tonight, Thursday Jan13, 2011
Jan18 L’Uomo Vogue
Kings of Leon Jan14 BRITS Nominations
Jan18 Kings Of Leon To Play Coachella 2011
Elvis Presley Jan17 ELVIS IS BACK: LEGACY EDITION 2-CD Set In Stores March 1st!
AC/DC Jan19 AC/DC Australia’s Family Jewels Exhibition

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GLEE TRIPLE WIN AT THE GOLDEN GLOBE 2011!

Congratulations to Glee!!!  The perky show -tune loving high schoolers are feeling the love with 3 Golden Globe Wins!

  • Best Television Series – Comedy or Musical [GLEE]
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Series, Mini-Series, or Motion Picture Made for Television [JANE LYNCH]
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television [CHRIS COLFER]

Check out some of Golden Globes  footages below: