grammy awards

An award night that is more theatrical than any other ceremony ever, The Grammys are the place where all musical prodigies are saluted and old time favourites are honoured.

It is perfectly alright if you have been a little out of touch with the music world in the last year. Here is a round up of 10 songs that you need to hear to have a slight idea to take you through the night.

1. “Royals” by Lorde
Nominated for: Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album

2. “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke featuring T.I. & Pharrell
Nominated for: Record of the Year, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album

3. “Get Lucky” by Daft Punk featuring Pharrell and Nile Rodgers
Nominated for: Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Dance/Electronica Album, Best Engineered Album

4. “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore featuring Ryan Lewis
Nominated for: Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Best New Artist, Best Rap Performance, Best Rap Song, Best Rap Album, Best Music Video

5. “Locked Out of Heaven” by Bruno Mars
Nominated for: Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Remixed Recording

6. “Holy Grail” by Jay Z featuring Justin Timberlake
Nominated for: Album of the Year (with Kendrick Lamar), Best Pop/Duo Group Performance, Best Rap Performance, Best Rap/Sung Performance (x2), Best Rap Song, Best Rap Album, Best Music Video (x2)

7. “Mirrors” by Justin Timberlake
Nominated for: Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best R&B Song, Best Rap/Sung Collaboration, Best Rap Song, Best Music Video

8. “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons
Nominated for: Record of the Year, Best Rock Performance

9. “Brave” by Sara Bareilles
Nominated for: Album of the Year, Best Pop Solo Performance

10. “I Knew You Were Trouble” by Taylor Swift
Nominated for: Album of the Year, Best Country Duo/Group Performance, Best Country Song, Best Country Album

So while you catch up on that, I caught up on some nail art for the night. With the mani-cam clicking pictures of the singers on the red carpet, I have a little show going on of my own!

ESSIE Liquorice and Barry M Gold Foil

ESSIE Liquorice and Barry M Gold Foil

What are your predictions for the night?

 

Arshia

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