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Prelude to the Grammys

<p>Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary   </p>

Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Maroon 5 performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary   </p>

Maroon 5 performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Maroon 5 performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Taylor Swift and LL Cool J host the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary  </p>

Taylor Swift and LL Cool J host the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Taylor Swift and LL Cool J host the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Nate Ruess of the band Fun performs with Janelle Monae during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary</p>

Nate Ruess of the band Fun performs with Janelle Monae during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Nate Ruess of the band Fun performs with Janelle Monae during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Dierks Bentley performs with The Band Perry during the the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary</p>

Dierks Bentley performs with The Band Perry during the the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Dierks Bentley performs with The Band Perry during the the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Hunter Hayes performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary   </p>

Hunter Hayes performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Hunter Hayes performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Ne-Yo performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary </p>

Ne-Yo performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Ne-Yo performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary</p>

Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>The Lumineers announces nominations during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary  </p>

The Lumineers announces nominations during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

The Lumineers announces nominations during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>The group Fun performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary  </p>

The group Fun performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

The group Fun performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Dierks Bentley performs with The Band Perry during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary  </p>

Dierks Bentley performs with The Band Perry during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Dierks Bentley performs with The Band Perry during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Janelle Monae performs with the band Fun during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary  </p>

Janelle Monae performs with the band Fun during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Janelle Monae performs with the band Fun during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Ne-Yo performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary </p>

Ne-Yo performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Ne-Yo performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary   </p>

Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Luke Bryan performs during the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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<p>Fans take photos of Taylor Swift and LL Cool J with their cell phones as they host the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012.     REUTERS/Harrison McClary   </p>

Fans take photos of Taylor Swift and LL Cool J with their cell phones as they host the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

Fans take photos of Taylor Swift and LL Cool J with their cell phones as they host the Grammy Nominations Concert in Nashville, Tennessee December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Harrison McClary

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