Exploring The Reggae Field Nominees

Go inside the nominations for Best Reggae Album for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards
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    Frederick "Toots" Hibbert of Toots And The Maytals
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    Robbie Shakespeare of Sly & Robbie
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    Sean Paul
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    The Original Wailers' Al Anderson
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    Jimmy Cliff
January 07, 2013 -- 2:26 pm PST
GRAMMY.com

You've seen the list of nominees, now take a closer look at the artists nominated in the Reggae Field for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards. This year's nominations for Best Reggae Album includes returning GRAMMY winners Jimmy Cliff, Sean Paul, Sly & Robbie, and Toots And The Maytals. Looking for their first GRAMMY win are the Original Wailers, led by Al Anderson.

Best Reggae Album

Jimmy Cliff, Rebirth

Cliff is up for one nomination this year. He has six previous nominations and one GRAMMY win.

The Original Wailers, Miracle

Original Wailers are up for one nomination this year, marking the collective's first career nomination. Bandleader Al Anderson has two prior GRAMMY nominations.

Sean Paul, Tomahawk Technique

Sean Paul is up for one nomination this year. He has five prior nominations and one GRAMMY win.

Sly & Robbie & The Jam Masters, New Legend — Jamaica 50th Edition

This is the sole nomination for Sly & Robbie & The Jam Masters this year. Sly & Robbie have eight prior nominations and one GRAMMY win.

Toots And The Maytals, Reggae Got Soul: Unplugged On Strawberry Hill

Toots And The Maytals are up for one nomination this year. They have four prior nominations and one GRAMMY win.

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