NEW YORK – Nominations in top categories for the 45th annual Grammy Awards announced Tuesday:
Record of the Year: "A Thousand Miles," Vanessa Carlton; "Without Me," Eminem; "Don't Know Why," Norah Jones; "Dilemma," Nelly featuring Kelly Rowland; "How You Remind Me," Nickelback.
Album of the Year: Home, Dixie Chicks; The Eminem Show, Eminem; Come Away With Me, Norah Jones; Nellyville, Nelly; The Rising, Bruce Springsteen.
Song of the Year: "Complicated," Avril Lavigne & The Matrix (Avril Lavigne); "Don't Know Why," Jesse Harris (Norah Jones); "The Rising," Bruce Springsteen (Bruce Springsteen); "A Thousand Miles," Vanessa Carlton (Vanessa Carlton); "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)," Alan Jackson (Alan Jackson).
New Artist: Ashanti; Michelle Branch; Norah Jones; Avril Lavigne; John Mayer.
Pop Vocal Album: Come Away With Me, Norah Jones; Let Go, Avril Lavigne; Rock Steady, No Doubt; M!ssundaztood, Pink; Britney, Britney Spears.
Rock Album: When I Was Cruel, Elvis Costello; C'Mon, C'Mon, Sheryl Crow; Dreamland, Robert Plant; The Rising, Bruce Springsteen; Head on Straight, Tonic.
Rap Album: The Eminem Show, Eminem; Word of Mouf, Ludacris; Tarantula, Mystikal; Nellyville, Nelly; Diary of a Sinner: 1st Entry, Petey Pablo.
Country Album: Home, Dixie Chicks; Drive, Alan Jackson; The Great Divide, Willie Nelson; Man With a Memory, Joe Nichols; Halos & Horns, Dolly Parton.