Quintuple nominees Bruce Springsteen, Nelly and Norah Jones lead the first wave of acts confirmed for the 45th annual Grammy Awards. Faith Hill and Coldplay are also set for the ceremony, scheduled for February 23rd in New York.
Nelly will perform with Destiny's Child's Kelly Rowland, the two of whom were nominated for Record of the Year for their duet on "Dilemma." The rapper's "Hot in Herrre" is also among the nineteen tracks featured on the 2003 Grammy Nominees CD, the compilation's ninth edition. Due on February 11th, the collection includes hit songs from artists up for some of the year's biggest awards, and proceeds from its sales benefit music-related charities.
The 2003 Grammy Nominees track list:
Vanessa Carlton, "A Thousand Miles"
Eminem, "Without Me"
Norah Jones, "Don't Know Why"
Nickelback, "How You Remind Me"
Dixie Chicks, "Landslide"
Nelly, "Hot In Herre"
Michelle Branch, "All You Wanted"
Avril Lavigne, "Complicated"
John Mayer, "Your Body Is A Wonderland"
Sheryl Crow, "Soak Up The Sun"
Pink, "Get The Party Started"
Britney Spears, "Overprotected"
Craig David, "7 Days"
John Mayer, "Your Body Is a Wonderland"
James Taylor, "October Road"
Bowling For Soup, "Girl All the Bad Guys Want"
Dave Matthews Band, "Where Are You Going"
'N Sync, "Girlfriend"