There will be no EDM spacemen on the Grammy red carpet this year, but here's an even bigger surprise: This year sports a varied and credible slate of dance and electronic music nominees.
Previous Grammys have had an uncertain relationship with dance music. Sometimes they shovel awards at newcomers like Skrillex in an attempt to seem relevant to young crowds. At others, they mangle their good intentions, like 2012's clumsy "Tribute to EDM," which shoehorned David Guetta, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Foo Fighters and Deadmau5 into one grab-bag performance.
GRAMMY NOMINATIONS 2015: