‘Absolute Rubbish’: One Direction, Miley Cyrus & Justin Bieber Fans Reveal Anger After Grammy Nominations Snub
It’s the hottest and most anticipated event in the music calendar but the 2014 Grammy Awards has already angered many fans following the unveiling of the nominations with some of the biggest artists in pop snubbed from the list.
One Direction have scored the fastest-selling album of the year so far in the UK, Miley Cyrus has defied critics of her twerking antics when her ‘Bangerz’ album soared to number one and Justin Bieber has continued to clock up more number ones with his Music Mondays series however, they are all notably absent from the nominations list for next year’s ceremony, prompting a torrent of backlash from fans.
One Direction fans are outraged they have been snubbed from the Grammy nominations list (Visual/WENN)
@LongForLaz commented: “The Grammy nominations this year has fully angered me! Like who regulates these things? Absolute rubbish!” while @_preciouslouis was pleased Ed Sheeran was included tweeting: “This years grammy nominations are a joke besides ed getting nominated.”
One of Justin’s Belieber’s @ialwaysloveJDB: “The Grammy nominations are a joke, why isn’t Justin nominated?” while @_pizzalou_ added: “Okay WOW I just read the Grammy nominations and I am PISSED OFF. I’m seriously about to rant, this is ridiculous. #MTVStars One Direction.”
Our favourite new singer Ariana Grande hasn’t received a single nomination (FayesVision/WENN)
Jay Z is one of the most notable nominees after receiving a whopping nine for his ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ album and @pfnd is none too pleased about it, tweeting: “Jay Z. 8 Grammy nominations. Rubbish.”
@therealmohammad simply stated: “The Grammy nominations are more of a joke than they’ve ever been.”
Miley Cyrus’ twerking antics don’t appear to be very popular with the Grammys board (FayesVision/WENN)
Also missing from the nominations list is Selena Gomez and Ariana Grande who recently scooped the Best New Artist at the American Music Awards and has wowed the music world this year with her debut album ‘Yours Truly,’ while her stunning vocals have drawn comparisons to those of Mariah Carey.
Justin Timberlake has also been snubbed from most of the major categories with his best-selling comeback album ‘The 20/20 Experience’ received nods in the Best Pop Vocal Album, Pop Solo Performance for ‘Mirrors’ and R&B song for ‘Pusher Love Girl.’
The 2014 Grammys will take place live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on January 26. Check out the full winner’s list here.