Kanye West Positioned Top By Nominating For 7 Grammy Awards

Lastyear, Eminempositioned in high with 10 Grammy nominations including Album of the Year forRecovery, and Best Rap Song for “Love the Way You Lie”. 
Kanye West Positioned Top By Nominating For 7 Grammy Awards
Thisyear, Kanye West positioned in high with 7 Grammy nominations afterreleasing both his 5th solo album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy and hisWatch the Throne collaboration with Jay-Z. For this reason, the Chicago rapper/producerwas already a favorite to win big in 2012.

Find out the additional hip-hop/R&Bnominations below:

Best Rap Album
>>> Jay-Z andKanye West - "Watch the Throne"
>>> Lil Wayne- "Tha Carter IV"
>>> Lupe Fiasco - "Lasers"
>>> Nicki Minaj- "Pink Friday"
>>> Kanye West- "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy"

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
>>> Beyoncé and Andre 3000 - "Party"
>>> DJ Khaled,Drake, Rick Ross and Lil Wayne - "I'mOn One"
>>> Dr. Dre,Eminem and Skylar Grey - "I Need aDoctor"
>>> Rihanna andDrake - "What's My Name?"
>>> Kelly Rowlandand Lil Wayne - "Motivation"
>>> Kanye West,Rihanna, Kid Cudi and Fergie - "AllOf The Lights"

Best R&B Album
>>> Chris Brown- "F.A.M.E."
>>> El DeBarge- "Second Chance"
>>> R. Kelly- "Love Letter"
>>> Ledisi- "Pieces of Me"
>>> Kelly Price - "Kelly"

Best Rap Performance
>>> Chris Brown,Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes - "Lookat Me Now"
>>> Jay-Z andKanye West - "Otis"
>>> Lupe Fiasco- "The Show Goes On"
>>> Nicki Minajand Drake - "Moment 4 Life"
>>> Wiz Khalifa- "Black And Yellow"

Best Traditional R&B Performance
>>> Eric Benet- "Sometimes I Cry"
>>> Cee Lo Greenand Melanie Fiona - "Fool forYou"
>>> R. Kelly- "Radio Message"
>>> Raphael Saadiq- "Good Man"
>>> Betty Wrightand the Roots - "Surrender"