|Thursday, December 2nd 2010|
Slayer nominated for a grammy with 'World Painted Blood'
Slayer are among the nominees for the 53rd annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, February 13th 2011 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. Slayer have been nominated in the category "best metal performance" with the title track of "World Painted Blood". The full nominee list for "best metal performance":
Iron Maiden - "El Dorado" (from "The Final Frontier")
This marks the fifth time Slayer are nominated for a grammy. They've won the grammy in 2007 with "Eyes Of The Insane" and in 2008 with "Final Six". In 2002 they were nominated with "Disciple" and in 2010 with "Hate Worldwide" but didn't win both times.