This year’s “Best New Artist” nominees Include The Alabama Shakes, Lumineers, Hunter Hayes, Fun., and Frank Ocean . It’s a big year for Fun, and Frank Ocean and are predicted to be the front runners in this category.
Hip-hop sensation Frank Ocean is high in the running for Record Of The Year (“Thinkin Bout You”), Album Of The Year (“Channel Orange”), Best Urban Contemporary Album (“Channel Orange”), and Short Form Music Video (“No Church In The Wild”).
FUN. had one of the biggest-selling singles of 2012 with their infectious hit “We Are Young” featuring Janelle Monae, which is up for three Grammy awards
Hunter Hayes also holds other nominations: A country solo performance nomination for “Wanted” and a country album mention for his self-titled major label debut. Alabama Shakes aren’t far behind, with a second nomination for best rock performance for “Hold On.”
See all of the nominees here.
I Think Frank Ocean is going to win! Who Do you think will win? Frank Ocean, fun, The Lumineers, Hunter Hayes or The Alabama Shakes?