CURRENT AND CLASSIC ACTS NAB BEST ROCK ALBUM GRAMMY NODS
Four members of rock royalty will compete with current rockers Kings of Leon and Queens of the Stone Age in the Best Rock Album category at the 56th annual Grammy Awards on January 26 in Los Angeles. Black Sabbath’s 13, Led Zeppelin’s Celebration Day, David Bowie’s The Next Day, Neil Young & Crazy Horse’s Psychedelic Pill, Kings of Leon’s Mechanical Bull and Queens of the Stone Age’s …Like Clockwork received nominations last Friday. Bowie, Led Zeppelin and QOTSA will also compete in the Best Rock Performance category along with Alabama Shakes, Imagine Dragons and Jack White, while Black Sabbath will face Anthrax, Dream Theater, Killswitch Engage and Volbeat in the Best Metal Performance category. Black Sabbath’s “God is Dead?,” the Rolling Stones’ “Doom and Gloom” and Paul McCartney and the surviving members of Nirvana’s collaboration “Cut Me Some Slack” are among the nominees for Best Rock Song. The full list of nominees is available at Grammy.com.
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