By Kenneth Jones
12 Feb 2012
The nominees in the Best Musical Theater Album category were:
Sutton Foster & Joel Grey, principal soloists; Rob Fisher, James Lowe & Joel Moss, producers (Cole Porter, composer/lyricist) (New Broadway Cast Recording) [Ghostlight Records]
The Book of Mormon
Josh Gad & Andrew Rannells, principal soloists; Anne Garefino, Robert Lopez, Stephen Oremus, Trey Parker, Scott Rudin & Matt Stone, producers; Robert Lopez, Trey Parker & Matt Stone, composers/lyricists (Original Broadway Cast) [Ghostlight Records]
John Larroquette & Daniel Radcliffe, principal soloists; Robert Sher, producer (Frank Loesser, composer/lyricist) (The 2011 Broadway Cast Recording) [Decca].
The winner in the Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album category was "Duets II" (Tony Bennett & Various Artists). Its competition was "The Gift" (Susan Boyle), "In Concert On Broadway" (Harry Connick Jr.), "Music Is Better Than Words" (Seth MacFarlane) and "What Matters Most - Barbra Streisand Sings The Lyrics of Alan and Marilyn Bergman" (Barbra Streisand).
CBS will broadcast the Grammys live beginning at 8 PM ET. Some award recipients were revealed in a pre-broadcast ceremony.
To purchase any of the show recordings, click here. For a complete list of Grammy nominees, visit www.grammy.com.