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The Grammy nominations for six of the categories of the 2015 Grammy Awards are out, and just like every year, there are few surprises with Iggy Azalea and Charli XCX’s “Fancy,” Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off,” and “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor up for Record of the Year.

Sam Smith is nominated for three Grammys in the Record of the Year, Pop Vocal Album, and Pop Solo Performance categories; Sia is nominated for two under Record of the Year and Pop Solo Performance; and Jhené Aiko, Pharrell, and Beyoncé are nominated for one each in the category of “Urban Contemporary Album.”

As for the other 76 categories, those will be announced later in the day. Album Of The Year nominees will be revealed on The Grammys’ holiday special, A Very Grammy Christmas, to be aired later tonight on CBS at 9pm EST/PST. Check out the list of nominations, which will be updated later today, below.

The 57th Annual Grammy Awards will be held on February 8, 2015.

Update: All of the nominees have now been announced. Take a look at some of the categories below, and see the entire list of nominees here.

Record of the Year
“Fancy,” Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Stay With Me (Darkchild Version),” Sam Smith
“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift
“All About That Bass,” Meghan Trainor

Song of the Year
“All About that Bass,” Meghan Trainor
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift
“Stay With Me,” Sam Smith
“Take Me to Church,” Hozier

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

Pop Vocal Album
“Ghost Stories,” Coldplay
“Bangerz,” Miley Cyrus
“My Everything,” Ariana Grande
“Prism,” Katy Perry
“X,” Ed Sheeran
“In the Lonely Hour,” Sam Smith

Urban Contemporary Album
“Sail Out,” Jhene Aiko
“Beyonce,” Beyonce
“X,” Chris Brown
“Mali Is …,” Mali Music
“Girl,” Pharrell Williams

Pop Solo Performance
“All of Me,” John Legend
“Chandelier,” Sia
“Stay With Me,” Sam Smith
“Shake It Off,” Taylor Swift
“Happy,” Pharrell Williams

Rock Song
“Ain’t It Fun,” Hayley Williams & Taylor York (Paramore)
“Blue Moon,” Beck Hansen (Beck)
“Fever,” Dan Auerbach, Brian Burton & Patrick Carney (The Black Keys)
“Gimme Something Good,” Ryan Adams (Ryan Adams)
“Lazaretto,” Jack White III (Jack White)

Best New Artist
Bastille
Iggy Azalea
Brandy Clark
HAIM
Sam Smith

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
“Fancy,” Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX
“A Sky Full of Stars,” Coldplay
“Say Something,” A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera
“Bang Bang,” Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj
“Dark Horse,” Katy Perry ft. Juicy J

Best Rock Album
Ryan Adams, “Ryan Adams”
The Black Keys, “Turn Blue”
U2, “Songs of Innocence”
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, “Hypnotic Eye”
Beck, “Morning Phase”

Best Alternative Album
Arcade Fire, “Reflektor”
Alt J, “This is All Yours”
Cage the Elephant, “Melophobia”
St. Vincent, “St. Vincent”
Jack White, “Lazaretto”

Best Rap Performance
Childish Gambino, “3005”
Drake, “0-100/ The Catchup
Eminem, “Rap God”
Kendrick Lamar, “i”
Lecrae, “All I Need Is You”

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

Best Rock Performance
“Gimme Something Good,” Ryan Adams
“Do I Wanna Know?” Arctic Monkeys
“Blue Moon,” Beck
“Fever,” The Black Keys
“Lazaretto,” Jack White

Best R&B Performance
“Drunk In Love,” Beyoncé ft. Jay Z
“New Flame,” Chris Brown ft. Usher & Rick Ross
“It’s Your World,” Jennifer Hudson ft. R. Kelly
“Like This,” Ledisi
“Good Kisser,” Usher

Best R&B Song
“Drunk In Love,” Beyoncé ft. Jay Z
“New Flame,” Chris Brown ft. Usher & Rick Ross
“Good Kisser,” Usher
“Options (Wolfjames Version),” Luke James ft. Rick Ross
“The Worst,” Jhené Aiko

Best R&B Album
“Islander,” Bernhoft
“Lift Your Spirit,” Aloe Blacc
“Love, Marriage & Divorce,” Toni Braxton & Babyface
“Black Radio 2,” Robert Glasper Experiment
“Give the People What They Want,” Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
“Blak Majik,” Common ft. Jhené Aiko
“The Monster,” Eminem ft. Rihanna
“Tuesday,” iLoveMakonnen ft. Drake
“Studio,” ScHoolboy Q ft. BJ the Chicago Kid
“Bound 2,” Kanye West ft. Charlie Wilson

Best Rap Song
“Anaconda,” Nicki Minaj
“Bound 2,” Kanye West ft. Charlie Wilson
“i,” Kendrick Lamar
“We Dem Boyz,” Wiz Khalifa
“0 to 100 / The Catch Up,” Drake

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

Best Recording Package
“Formosa Medicine Show,” The Muddy Basin Ramblers
“Indie Cindy,” Pixis
“Lightning Bolt,” Pearl Jam
“LP1,” FKA twigs
“Whispers,” Passenger

Best Music Film
Beyoncé & Jay Z: On The Run Tour—Beyoncé and Jay Z
Ghost Stories—Coldplay
20 Feet From Stardom—Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer & Judith Hill
Metallica Through the Never—Metallica
The Truth About Love Tour: Live From Melbourne—Pink