MUSIC NEWS: Sabbath, QOTSA & more get Grammy nominations

Black Sabbath and Queens Of The Stone Age lead the hard rock pack with three 2014 Grammy Award nominations apiece. The full list of nominees was revealed on Friday night (December 6th) and among the other contenders from the hard rock, modern rock and heavy metal words are Volbeat, the members of Nirvana, Jack White, Nine Inch Nails, Muse and several more. Black Sabbath continued its sterling comeback year by earning nominations for Best Rock Album for 13, along with Best Metal Performance and Best Rock Song for "God Is Dead?" Meanwhile, Queens Of The Stone Age's . . . Like Clockwork got nods for Best Rock Album and Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical, while "My God Is The Sun" was shortlisted for Best Rock Performance. The three surviving members of Nirvana -- Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear -- are nominated with Paul McCartney for their collaborative song "Cut Me Some Slack," which appeared on the soundtrack for Grohl's 2013 documentary, Sound City. The soundtrack itself is also nominated.

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