Thursday, January 18, 2007

To the left, to the left...

Yes, I am singin' THAT song by Beyonce. It's DAMN addictive. And, she looks fab in the MTV. Kinda like the Janet of the now.

This year's Grammy nominees list is pretty interesting. I have picked out my favourites *grin menacingly* They are who I'd like to see win in each respective categories.

And, yes, the losers please go to the left, to the left...

My Favourite
My Prediction

1. Record Of The Year

Be Without You - Mary J. Blige
You're Beautiful - James Blunt
Not Ready To Make Nice - Dixie Chicks
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Put Your Records On - Corinne Bailey Rae

2. Album Of The Year

Taking The Long Way - Dixie Chicks
St. Elsewhere - Gnarls Barkley
Continuum - John Mayer
Stadium Arcadium - Red Hot Chili Paper
FutureSex/LoveSounds - Justin Timberlake

4. Song Of The Year

Be Without You -
Mary J. Blige
Jesus, Take The Wheel -
Carrie Underwood
Not Ready To Make Nice -
Dixie Chicks)
Put Your Records On -
Corinne Bailey Rae
You're Beautiful -
James Blunt

5. Best New Artist

James Blunt
Chris Brown
Imogen Heap
Corinne Bailey Rae
Carrie Underwood

6. Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

Ain't No Other Man - Christina Aguilera
Unwritten - Natasha Bedingfield
You Can Close Your Eyes - Sheryl Crow
Stupid Girls - Pink
Black Horse And The Cherry Tree - KT Tunstall

7. Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

You're Beautiful - James Blunt
Save Room - John Legend
Waiting On The World To Change - John Mayer
Jenny Wren - Paul McCartney
Bad Day - Daniel Powter (SERIOUSLY?)

8. Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal

My Humps - The Black Eyed Peas
I Will Follow You Into The Dark - Death Cab For Cutie
Over My Head (Cable Car) - The Fray
Is It Any Wonder? - Keane
Stickwitu - The Pussycat Dolls (Aren't they a bit too, MTV?)

9. Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals

For Once In My Life - Tony Bennett & Stevie Wonder
One - Mary J. Blige & U2 (NO WAY! She totally spoils the song!!)
Always On Your Side - Sheryl Crow & Sting
Promiscuous - Nelly Furtado & Timbaland
Hips Don't Lie - Shakira & Wyclef Jean

10. Best Pop Vocal Album - This is a tough one. I would like to see Justin win but...

Back To Basics - Christina Aguilera[RCA Records]
Back To Bedlam - James Blunt[Custard/Atlantic]
The River In Reverse - Elvis Costello & Allen Toussaint[Verve Forecast]
Continuum - John Mayer[Aware/Columbia]
FutureSex/LoveSoundsJustin Timberlake - [Jive Records/Zomba Label Group]

11. Best Dance Recording

Suffer Well - Depeche Mode Ben Hillier, producer; Steve Fitzmaurice & Ben Hillier, mixers
Ooh La La - Goldfrapp Goldfrapp, producers; Mark "Spike" Stent, mixer
Get Together - Madonna Madonna & Stuart Price, producers; Mark "Spike" Stent, mixer
I'm With Stupid - Pet Shop BoysTrevor Horn, producer; Robert Orton, mixer
Sexy Back - Justin Timberlake & Timbaland - Danja, Timbaland & Justin Timberlake, producers; Jimmy Douglass, mixer

12. Best Electronic/Dance Album

Supernature - Goldfrapp
Confessions On A Dance Floor - Madonna
A Lively Mind - Oakenfold
Fundamental - Pet Shop Boys
The Garden - Zero 7 (This is not very dance-y!)

13. Best Rock Song

Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Dani California - Red Hot Chili Peppers
Lookin' For A Leader - Neil Young
Someday Baby - Bob Dylan
When You Were Young - The Killers

14. Best Female R&B Vocal Performance (More like screaming slash drama queens, right?)

Ring The Alarm - Beyoncé
Be Without You - Mary J. Blige
Don't Forget About Us - Mariah Carey
Day Dreaming - Natalie Cole
I Am Not My Hair - India.Arie

15. Best Male R&B Vocal Performance

Heaven - John Legend
So Sick - Ne-Yo
Black Sweat - Prince
I Call It Love - Lionel Richie
Got You Home - Luther Vandross

16. Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals

Breezin' - George Benson & Al Jarreau
Love Changes - Jamie Foxx Featuring Mary J. Blige
Everyday (Family Reunion) - Chaka Khan, Gerald Levert, Yolanda Adams & Carl Thomas
Family Affair(Sly & The Family Stone) - John Legend, Joss Stone With Van Hunt
Beautiful, Loved And Blessed - Prince & Támar

17. Best R&B Song

Be Without You - Mary J. Blige
Black Sweat - Prince
Deja Vu - Beyoncé Featuring Jay-Z
Don't Forget About Us - Mariah Carey
I Am Not My Hair - India.Arie

18. Best R&B Album

The Breakthrough - Mary J. Blige
Unpredictable - Jamie Foxx
Testimony: Vol. 1, Life & Relationship - India.Arie
3121 - Prince
Coming Home - Lionel Richie

19. Best Contemporary R&B Album

B'Day - Beyoncé
Chris Brown - Chris Brown
20 Y.O. - Janet Jackson
Kelis Was Here - Kelis
In My Own Words - Ne-Yo

20. Best Rap/Sung Collaboration

Smack That - Akon Featuring Eminem
Deja Vu - Beyoncé Featuring Jay-Z
Shake That - Eminem Featuring Nate Dogg
Unpredictable - Jamie Foxx Featuring Ludacris

My Love - Justin Timberlake Featuring T.I.


Sam said...

PCD doesn't ring a bell in my mind about MTV. It reminds me of Spice Girls meets Sugababes.

_ethnwg said...

with hotter eyelashes, make-up, shoes, and hair!

wait. tat's a drag show!

*grin menacingly*