10 Grammy-nominated musicians raise their voices in support of same-sex couples

On Sunday, February 10, music's biggest superstars will take the stage for the 55th Grammy Awards, the annual celebration of the best music of the year. Many of the artists who have been nominated for Grammy Awards this year have been vocally and fervently supportive of the LGBT community, same-sex couples, and the freedom to marry. We know that positive media representation for the freedom to marry is of utmost importance at this critical time in the movement, and we are thrilled to see such a diversity of voices - from all genres of music, including country, hip-hop, and rock - speaking up for why marriage matters.

Here are ten great quotes from Grammy-nominated artists who support gay and lesbian people and the freedom to marry:

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Nominated for 6 Grammys, including Record of the Year ("We Are Young"), Album of the Year (Some Nights), Song of the Year, Best New Artist, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, and Best Pop Vocal Album

Kelly Clarkson

Nominated for 4 Grammys, including Record of the Year ("Stronger"), Song of the Year (Stronger), Best Pop Solo Performance, and Best Pop Vocal Album

Jay-Z

Nominated for 6 Grammys, including Best Rap Performance, Best Rap/Sung Collaboration, Best Rap Song, and Best Short Form Music Video

Bruce Springsteen

Nominated for 6 Grammys, including Best Rock Performance ("We Take Care of Our Own"), Best Rock Song, and Best Rock Album (Wrecking Ball)

Carrie Underwood

Nominated for 2 Grammys, including Best Country Solo Performance and Best Country Song ("Blown Away")

Fiona Apple

Nominated for a Grammy: Best Alternative Music Album (The Idler Wheel...)

Adam Levine of Maroon 5 

Nominated for 2 Grammys, including Best Pop Duo/Group Performance ("Payphone") and Best Pop Vocal Album (Overexposed)

Michael Bublé

Nominated for a Grammy: Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album (Christmas)

Carly Rae Jepsen

Nominated for 2 Grammys: Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance ("Call Me Maybe") 

Pink

Nominated for a Grammy: Best Pop Vocal Album (The Truth About Love)