Exploring The Alternative Field Nominees

Go inside the nominations for Best Alternative Music Album for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards

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You've seen the list of nominees, now take a closer look at the artists nominated in the Alternative Field for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards.

This year's Alternative Field includes first-time nominations for Goyte and M83, and a 13th nomination for Björk, while Fiona Apple and Tom Waits look to add to their GRAMMY totals.

Best Alternative Music Album

Fiona Apple, The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do

Apple is up for one nomination this year. She has seven prior nominations and one GRAMMY win.

Björk, Biophilia

Björk is up for one nomination this year. She has 12 prior GRAMMY nominations.

Gotye, Making Mirrors

Gotye is up for three nominations this year, marking the first GRAMMY nominations of his career.

M83, Hurry Up, We're Dreaming.

M83 is up for one nomination this year, marking the first GRAMMY nomination of his career.

Tom Waits, Bad As Me

Waits is up for one nomination this year. He has six prior nominations and two GRAMMY wins.

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