British singing sensation Adele was nominated for six Grammy awards at the Grammy Nominations Concert in Los Angeles on Nov. 30. The American music industry's highest honors will be awarded at the 54th annual Grammy awards on Feb. 12, 2012, in Los Angeles. Here, Adele performs on stage during the Brit Awards 2011 at The O2 Arena in London on Feb. 15.
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Rap artist Kanye West earned seven Grammy nominations. He is pictured performing at Mawazine Festival in Rabat, Morocco, on May 21.
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Singer, musician, and performance artist Lady Gaga, shown during the 63rd Bambi media awards ceremony in Wiesbaden, Germany, on Nov. 10, received three Grammy nominations.
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Bruno Mars is seen at the Grammy Nominations Concert on Nov. 30 in Los Angeles. The popular singer-songwriter stacked up six Grammy nominations.
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Country singer Taylor Swift, who just wrapped up a successful tour, receives an award at the CMT Artists of the Year television taping in Nashville, Tenn., on Nov. 30. She received three Grammy nominations.
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Musician Cee Lo Green, known for his catchy hit 'Forget You,' got four Grammy nominations. Here he performs during the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting ceremony in New York on Nov. 30.
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Singer Rihanna, who chalked up four Grammy nominations, performs on stage at the V Music Festival in Hylands Park, London, on Aug. 21.
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Katy Perry earned two Grammy nominations for her inspirational song, 'Firework.' She is shown announcing the album of the year nominees at the Grammy Nominations Concert on Nov. 30.
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Kimberly Perry, of The Band Perry, performs at the Grammy Nominations Concert on Nov. 30. The Band Perry was one of the nominees for Best New Artist.
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Rap artist and signer Nicki Minaj announces the 2012 Grammy Award nominees for Record of the Year on Nov. 30. She garnered four Grammy nominations, including Best New Artist and Best Rap Album.
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Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters performs at the MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles on June 5. The Foo Fighters were nominated for six Grammy Awards.
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Rap artist and singer Lil Wayne waves to fans as he is introduced at the co-coach of the New School Orlando Magic team during the first half of an exhibition basketball game in Orlando, Fla., on Nov. 13. The versatile entertainer was nominated for five Grammy awards.
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Lead singer Chris Martin (r.) and Jonny Buckland of British band Coldplay perform during a concert at Sentrum Scene in Oslo on Nov. 23. Coldplay received three Grammy nominations.
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Eminem (r.) performs with Dr. Dre at the 53rd annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on February 13. Both artists are the recipients of nominations for the 2012 Grammy awards.
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Scottish singer Susan Boyle, who went from being a sensation on 'Britain's Got Talent' to a full-fledged star, performs during an appearance on the 'Today' show in New York on Nov. 2. Her album 'The Gift' is nominated for a Grammy for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.
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Rock legend Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band fame is nominated for a Grammy for his solo album 'Low Country Blues.' Here he performs at the Orpheum Theatre in Boston on Nov. 30.