GRAMMY nominees for Best Music Video:
Safe And Sound - Capital Cities
Grady Hall, video director; Buddy Enright, Javier Jimenez & Danny Lockwood, video producers
Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film - Jay Z
Mark Romanek, video director; Shawn Carter & Aristides McGarry, video producers
Can’t Hold Us - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Ray Dalton
Jon Jon Augustavo, Jason Koenig & Ryan Lewis, video directors; Tricia Davis, Honna Kimmerer & Jenny Koenig, video producers
Suit & Tie - Justin Timberlake Featuring Jay Z
David Fincher, video director; Timory King, video producer
I’m Shakin’ - Jack White
Dori Oskowitz, video director; Saul Levitz & Candice OvaKnine, video producer
Jay Z leads this year’s 56th GRAMMY nominees with 9 nominations. Below is the breakdown:
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Suit & Tie”
Best Rap Performance for “Tom Ford”
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Holy Grail”
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “On The Run (Part II)”
Best Rap Song for “Holy Grail”
Best Rap Album for Magna Carta…Holy Grail
Best Music Video for “Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film”
Best Music Video for “Suit & Tie”
Album Of The Year for Kendrick Lamar’s Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (Featured artist)
Adele returning from vocal surgery to perform “Rolling in the Deep” at the 54th GRAMMY Awards in 2012.
Justin Timberlake returning to the GRAMMY stage after four years of being away from music to perform “Suit & Tie” with Jay Z and to debut “Pusher Love Girl” at the 55th GRAMMY Awards in 2013.
Which was your favorite ‘comeback’ performance to the GRAMMY stage?