The 56th Grammy Awards are taking place on January 26 live from The Staples Center. The show is being hosted by LL Cool J.
Jay Z tops the nominations with nine; Kendrick Lamar, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Justin Timberlake, and Pharrell Williams each garner seven nods; Drake and mastering engineer Bob Ludwig are up for five awards.
The pre telecast was held before the live telecast
The nominations for the Best R&B Album included
Label: Prolific Music Group/Eone Music
Girl On Fire
Label: RCA Records
Love In The Future
Label: Columbia Records
Label: Motown Records
Label: Atlantic Records
The winner was Alicia Keys. Keys was presented for the pre telecast