The 2015 Grammy Nominations Have Been Announced

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The 2015 GRAMMY Nominations have been pouring in all morning long, slowly and painfully. Like a series of unwanted sneezes, they're still a-comin', but many of the big categories have already been unveiled: Sia, Sam Smith, Taylor Swift, Iggy Azalea and Maghan Trainor are chasing after "Record of the Year"; all of them, minus Iggy, will battle indie pop breakout Hozier for "Song of the Year"; Haim, Sam Smith, Iggy are up for "Best New Artist."

On the albums side of things, St. Vincent, Arcade Fire, Alt-J, Cage the Elephant and Jack White are up for "Best Alternative Music Album"; Coldplay, Miley, Ariana Grande, Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran and, yes, Sam Smith are up for "Best Pop Vocal Album"; Ryan Adams, Beck, Black Keys, U2 and Tom Petty are up for "Best Rock Record"; ScHoolboy Q, Childish Gambino, Iggy Azalea, Eminem, Common and Wiz Khalifa are up for "Best Rap Album"; and Beyoncé, Jhené Aiko, Chris Brown and Pharrell are up for "Best Urban Contemporary Album," whatever the fuck that's supposed to be.

The nominees for "Album of the Year" won't be announced until tonight’s “A Very Grammy Christmas” special on CBS at 9PM EST.

Check out a semi-complete list of the nominees below; Update: the full list is available here.

Record Of The Year
Iggy Azalea – “Fancy” (Feat. Charli XCX)
Sia – “Chandelier”
Sam Smith – “Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)”
Taylor Swift – “Shake It Off”
Meghan Trainor – “All About That Bass”

Song Of The Year
Sia – “Chandelier”
Sam Smith – “Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)”
Taylor Swift – “Shake It Off”
Meghan Trainor – “All About That Bass”
Hozier – “Take Me To Church”

Best New Artist
Bastille
Iggy Azalea
Brandy Clark
HAIM
Sam Smith

Best Alternative Music Album
Alt-J – This Is All Yours
Arcade Fire – Reflektor
Cage The Elephant – Melophobia
St. Vincent – St. Vincent
Jack White – Lazaretto

Best Urban Contemporary Album
Beyoncé – BEYONCÉ
Jhené Aiko – Sail Out
Chris Brown – X
Mali Music – Mali Is…
Pharrell – G I R L

Best Rap Album
Eminem – Marshall Mathers LP 2
Iggy Azalea – The New Classic
Childish Gambino – Because the Internet
Common – Nobody’s Smiling
ScHoolboy Q – Oxymoron
Wiz Khalifa – Blacc Hollywood

Best Rock Album
Ryan Adams – Ryan Adams
Beck – Morning Phase
The Black Keys – Turn Blue
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Hypnotic Eye
U2 – Songs Of Innocence

Best Pop Vocal Album
Coldplay – Ghost Stories
Miley Cyrus – Bangerz
Ariana Grande – My Everything
Katy Perry – Prism
Ed Sheeran – X
Sam Smith – In The Lonely Hour

Best Pop Solo Performance
John Legend – “All Of Me (Live Version)”
Sia – “Chandelier”
Sam Smith – “Stay With Me”
Taylor Swift – “Shake It Off”
Pharrell – “Happy”

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga – Cheek To Cheek
Annie Lennox – Nostalgia
Barry Manilow – Night Songs
Johnny Mathis – Sending You A Little Christmas
Barbra Streisand With Various Artists – Partners

Best Rock Song
Paramore – “Ain’t It Fun”
Beck – “Blue Moon”
The Black Keys – “Fever”
Ryan Adams – “Gimme Something Good”
Jack White – “Lazaretto”

Best Rap Performance
Childish Gambino – “3005″
Drake – “0 To 100 / The Catch-Up”
Eminem – “Rap God”
Kendrick Lamar – “i”
Lecrae – “All I Need Is You”

Best Dance Recording
Basement Jaxx – “Never Say Never”
Clean Bandit feat. Jess Glynne – “Rather Be”
Disclosure feat. Mary J. Blige – “F For You”
Duke Dumont feat. Jax Jones – “I Got You”
Zhu – “Faded”

Best Soundtrack
American Hustle
Frozen
Get On Up: The James Brown Story
Guardians of the Galaxy
The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Country Album
Dierks Bentley – Riser
Eric Church – The Outsiders
Brandy Clark – 12 Stories
Miranda Lambert – Platinum
Lee Ann Womack – The Way I’m Livin’

Best Country Song
Kenny Chesney – “American Kids”
Miranda Lambert – “Automatic”
Eric Church – “Give Me Back My Hometown”
Glen Campbell – “I’m Not Gonna Miss You”
Tim McGraw – “Meanwhile Back At Mama’s” (Feat. Faith Hill)

Best Americana Album
Roseanne Cash – The River & The Thread
John Hiatt – Terms Of My Surrender
Keb’ Mo’ – Bluesamericana
Nickel Creek – A Dotted Line
Sturgill Simpson – Metamodern Sounds In Country Music

Best Reggae Album
Ziggy Marley – Fly Rasta
Lee “Scratch” Perry – Back On The Controls
Sean Paul – Full Frequency
Shaggy – Out Of Many, One Music
Sly & Robbie & Spicy Chocolate – The Reggae Power
SOJA – Amid The Noise And The Haste