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15 Facts You Didn't Know About This Year's Grammy Nominees

Women in music are making history this year, and Pharrell is competing against himself?

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5. Miley Cyrus is a second-generation Grammy nominee.

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She was nominated this year for Bangerz and don't forget Billy Ray Cyrus who nabbed his nomination in 1992 for Best Artist.

7. Eminem is hoping to win his 6th Best Rap Album award this year for The Marshall Mathers LP 2

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He has already won 5 in this category! Kanye West is right behind him with 4 previous wins in the category.

8. Malcolm-Jamal Warner who gained his fame playing Theo in The Cosby Show was nominated this year!

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He hopes to share a win for Best Traditional R&B Performance with the Robert Glasper Experiment. He's changed a lot since he was part of America's favorite TV family, but we love the new look, plus he's super talented!

11. Ziggy Marley, like Miley Cyrus, is a second-generation Grammy nominee.

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His father, Bob Marley, is a Grammy winner AND a Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient.

13. If "Fancy" or "Bang Bang" win in their category, it will be a first since 2001.

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Both songs are nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance. If either song wins, it will be the first all-female collab to win in the Pop Field since "Lady Marmalade." I think we all agree though, Lady Marmalade is still the best.

15. And last but certainly not least, Neil Patrick Harris has been nominated!

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Nabbing his first EVER Grammy nomination for Best Musical Theater Album for Hedwig And The Angry Inch. He's hosting the Oscars in February AND he has a Grammy nod? Seems like Neil is having a great year.

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