Katy Perry and Monica basked in the golden glow of their Grammy nominations. The “Firework” singer’s name was called four times, while Mo pulled in two when the nominations were announced at “The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!” from Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday (Dec. 1).
Bruno Mars picked up seven nominations, along with his production partners The Smeezingtons, while B.o.B racked up five and performed twice during the live telecast hosted by LL Cool J. Voters didn’t forget about Cee Lo Green, whose viral sensation “F**k You” helped earn him four nods. Music stars of all genres mingled backstage as names were called.
Click here for the nominees and find out who takes home golden gramophones when the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards air live from L.A.’s Staples Center on Sunday, Feb. 13, at 8 p.m. on CBS.