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Grammy nominations 2017: Beyoncé, Adele face off for album of the year

The nominees for the 59th annual Grammy Awards were announced on Tuesday.

Meghan Trainor released the nominees for record of the year, album of the year, song of the year and best new artist on "CBS This Morning."

James Corden will host the ceremony, set to air on CBS on Feb. 12 at 8 p.m.

Song of the year

The Grammy nominees for 2017 song of the
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The Grammy nominees for 2017 song of the year are: "7 Years" by Lukas Graham (pictured), "Formation" by Beyonce, "Hello" by Adele, "I Took a Pill in Ibiza" by Mike Posner and "Love Yourself" by Justin Bieber.

Album of the year

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"Lemonade" by Beyoncé (pictured), "25" by Adele, "Purpose" by Justin Bieber, "Views" by Drake and "A Sailor's Guide to Earth" by Sturgill Simpson are the nominees for the 2017 album of the year Grammy award.

Best pop solo performance

The nominees for best pop solo performance are:
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The nominees for best pop solo performance are: "Piece By Piece (Idol Version)" by Kelly Clarkson (pictured), "Dangerous Woman" by Ariana Grande, "Love Yourself" by Justin Bieber, "Hold Up" by Beyoncé and "Hello" by Adele.

Best R&B album

The nominees for best R&B album are:
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The nominees for best R&B album are: "Smoove Jones" by Mya (pictured), "In My Mind" by BJ The Chicago Kid, "Lalah Hathaway Live" by Lalah Hathaway, "Velvet Portraits" by Terrace Martin and "Healing Season" by Mint Condition.

Best pop duo/group performance

The nominees for best pop duo/group performance are:
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The nominees for best pop duo/group performance are: "Closer," by The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey (pictured), "7 Years" by Lukas Graham, "Work" by Rihanna ft. Drake, "Cheap Thrills" by Sia ft. Sean Paul and "Stressed Out" by Twenty One Pilots.

Best country song

The Grammy nominees for 2017 best country song:
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The Grammy nominees for 2017 best country song: "Vice" performed by Miranda Lambert (pictured), "My Church" performed by Maren Morris, "Humble And Kind" performed by Tim McGraw, "Die A Happy Man" performed by Thomas Rhett and "Blue Ain't Your Color" performed by Keith Urban.

Best country album

The Grammy nominees for 2017 best country album:
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The Grammy nominees for 2017 best country album: "Ripcord" by Keith Urban (pictured), "A Sailor's Guide To Earth" by Sturgill Simpson, "Hero" by Maren Morris, "Full Circle" by Loretta Lynn and "Big Day In A Small Town" by Brandy Clark.

Record of the year

The Grammy nominees for 2017 record of the
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The Grammy nominees for 2017 record of the year: "Hello" by Adele (pictured), "Formation" by Beyoncé, "7 Years" by Lukas Graham, "Work" by Rihanna and "Stressed Out" by Twenty One Pilots.

Best rap album

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"Major Key" by DJ Khaled (pictured), "Coloring Book" by Chance The Rapper, "And The Anonymous Nobody" by De La Soul, "Views" by Drake, "Blank Face LP" by ScHoolboy Q and "The Life Of Pablo" by Kanye West are the nominees for the 2017 best rap album Grammy award.

Best dance/electronic recording

The nominees for best dance/electronic recording are:
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The nominees for best dance/electronic recording are: "Tearing Me Up" by Bob Moses, "Don't Let Me Down" by The Chainsmokers ft. Daya, "Never Be Like You" by Flume (pictured) ft Kai, "Rinse & Repeat" by Riton ft. Kah-Lo and "Drinkee" by Sofi Tukker.

Best new artist

Kelsea Ballerini (pictured), The Chainsmokers, Chance the Rapper,
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Kelsea Ballerini (pictured), The Chainsmokers, Chance the Rapper, Marren Morris and Anderson Paak are nominated for the 2017 best new artist Grammy award.

Best rap song

The nominees for best rap song are:
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The nominees for best rap song are: "Famous" by Kanye West (pictured) featuring Rihanna, "All the Way Up" by Fat Joe and Remy Ma featuring French Montana and Infared, "Hotline Bling" by Drake, "No Problem" by Chance The Rapper featuring Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz and "Ultralight Beam" by Kanye West featuring Chance The Rapper, Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin and The-Dream.

Best dance/electronic album

The nominees for best dance/electronic album are:
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The nominees for best dance/electronic album are: "Skin," Flume; "Electronica 1: The Time Machine," Jean-Michel Jarre; "Epoch," Tycho; "Barbara Barbara, We Face A Shining Future," Underworld; and "Louie Vega Starring... XXVIII," Louie Vega.

Best R&B song

The 2017 nominees for best R&B song are:
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The 2017 nominees for best R&B song are: "Kiss It Better" by Rihanna (pictured), "Come See Me" by PartyNextDoor Featuring Drake, Bryson Tiller's "Exchange, "Lake By the Ocean" by Maxwell and "Luv" by Tory Lanez.

Best pop vocal album

The Grammy nominees for 2017 best pop vocal
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The Grammy nominees for 2017 best pop vocal album are: "Dangerous Woman" by Ariana Grande (pictured), "25" by Adele, "Purpose" by Justin Bieber, "Confident" by Demi Lovato and "This Is Acting" by Sia.

Best rock album

Blink-182's
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Blink-182's "California" (pictured), Cage The Elephant's "Tell Me I'm Pretty," Gojira's "Magma," Panic! At The Disco's "Death Of A Bachelor" and Weezer's self-titled album are nominated for best rock album.

Best compilation soundtrack for visual media

The nominees for best compilation soundtrack for visual
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The nominees for best compilation soundtrack for visual media are: "Amy"; "Miles Ahead"; "Straight Outta Compton" (pictured); "Suicide Squad (Collector's Edition)"; "Vinyl: The Essentials Season 1."

Best urban contemporary album

The nominees for best urban contemporary album are:
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The nominees for best urban contemporary album are: "Lemonade," Beyonce; "Ology," Gallant; "We Are King," KING; "Malibu," Anderson Paak; "Anti," Rihanna (pictured).

Best music video

The nominees for best music video are:
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The nominees for best music video are: "Formation," Beyonce (pictured); "River," Leon Bridges; "Up&Up," Coldplay; "Gosh," Jamie xx; "Upside Down & Inside Out," OK Go.

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