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David Bowie, Rolling Stones Lead Classic Rock Nominees for 2014 Grammys

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David Bowie and the Rolling Stones were among the classic rockers who have been nominated for 2014 Grammy Awards. The nominees were announced last night (Dec. 6).

Bowie, the Stones, Black Sabbath and Paul McCartney each have three nominations. Bowie and Sabbath received nods for their new, full-length efforts, ‘The Next Day’ and ’13,’ The Stones’ ‘Doom and Gloom‘ earned a nomination in the Best Rock Song category, as did McCartney’s collaboration with Dave Grohl and the other surviving members of Nirvana, ‘Cut Me Some Slack.’ Their other nominations came from archival and video releases.

The Grammys will be televised on Jan. 26, 2014 on CBS. For a complete list of the 2014 Grammy Award categories and nominees, you can visit the organization’s official site. Here are the categories that feature classic rock nominees:

Best Rock Performance:
‘Always Alright’ — Alabama Shakes
‘The Stars (Are Out Tonight)’ — David Bowie
‘Radioactive’ — Imagine Dragons
‘Kashmir’ (Live) — Led Zeppelin
‘My God Is The Sun’ — Queens Of The Stone Age
‘I’m Shakin” — Jack White

Best Rock Album:
’13′ — Black Sabbath
‘The Next Day’ — David Bowie
‘Mechanical Bull’ — Kings Of Leon
‘Celebration Day’ — Led Zeppelin
‘…Like Clockwork’ — Queens Of The Stone Age
‘Psychedelic Pill’ — Neil Young With Crazy Horse

Best Rock Song:
‘Ain’t Messin ‘Round’ – Gary Clark Jr.
‘Cut Me Some Slack’ – Dave Grohl, Paul McCartney, Krist Novoselic & Pat Smear
‘Doom And Gloom’ – The Rolling Stones
‘God Is Dead?’ – Black Sabbath
‘Panic Station’ – Muse

Best Metal Performance:
‘T.N.T.’ – Anthrax
‘God Is Dead?’ – Black Sabbath
‘The Enemy Inside’ – Dream Theater
‘In Due Time’ – Killswitch Engage
‘Room 24′ – Volbeat Featuring King Diamond

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media:
‘Django Unchained’ – Various Artists
‘The Great Gatsby (Deluxe Edition)’ – Various Artists
‘Les Misérables (Deluxe Edition)’ – Various Artists
Muscle Shoals‘ – Various Artists
Sound City: Real To Reel‘ – Dave Grohl & Various Artists

Best Recording Package:
‘Automatic Music Can Be Fun’ – Geneseo
‘Long Night Moon’ – Reckless Kelly
‘Magna Carta…Holy Grail’ – Jay Z
Metallica Through The Never (Music From The Motion Picture)’ – Metallica
‘The Next Day’ – David Bowie

Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package
‘The Brussels Affair’ – The Rolling Stones
‘How Do You Do (Limited Edition Box Set)’ – Mayer Hawthorne
‘The Road To Red Rocks (Special Edition)’ – Mumford & Sons
‘The Smith Tapes’ – Various Artists
‘Wings Over America (Deluxe Edition)’ – Paul McCartney And Wings

Best Historical Album
‘Call It Art 1964-1965′ – New York Art Quartet
‘Charlie Is My Darling – Ireland 1965′ – The Rolling Stones
‘The Complete Sussex And Columbia Albums’ – Bill Withers
‘Pictures Of Sound: One Thousand Years Of Educed Audio: 980–1980′ – Various Artists
‘Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen (Deluxe Edition)’ – Sir Georg Solti

Best Music Film
‘Live 2012′ – Coldplay
‘¡Cuatro!’ – Green Day
‘I’m In I’m Out And I’m Gone: The Making Of Get Up!’ – Ben Harper With Charlie Musselwhite
‘Live Kisses’ – Paul McCartney
‘The Road To Red Rocks’ – Mumford & Sons

Next: Top 10 David Bowie Songs

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