As the year winds down and everyone compiles their best and worst lists from 2012 we thought we’d introduce some (relatively) new music. Whether you’ve heard their song on the radio this year for the first time or they just got nominated as Best New Artist at the GRAMMY nominations concert, here’s 12 albums you should give a listen to. Thank us later.
The long list of country nominees also included Taylor Swift, Ronnie Dunn, country supergroup The Time Jumpers, the Eli Young Band, Dierks Bentley, Zac Brown, and Jamey Johnson.
Cliches be damned, it was a fun. night at the GRAMMY Nominations Concert on CBS, with the band performing and getting nominations in all four major categories: Album, Song and Record of the Year, and Best New Artist. Kelly Clarkson, The Black Keys and Frank Ocean all grabbed multiple nominations as well.
The Who and Hunter Hays are also scheduled to perform during the live television special airing on CBS, December 5 at 10PM.
Country singer Hunter Hayes will perform at the ‘Grammy Nominations Concert — LIVE!’ airing on CBS, December 5 at 10PM EST.
“‘Wanted’ is very much a love letter. It was written basically to tell a girl how I felt about her. It didn’t actually work but I’m okay with that.”
If Sandy’s got you stuck inside, here’s 10 tracks to keep you occupied.