Grammys 2013: Listen to the 10 best Frank Ocean songs

Break-out R&B superstar Frank Ocean is nominated in six categories for the 55th annual Grammy Awards taking place this Sunday in Los Angeles. Most notably, Frank Ocean will battle the Alabama Shakes, Hunter Hayes, fun., and Denver’s the Lumineers  for the Grammys 2013 best new artist award.

Mile Marker: Heartless Bastards

The country-tinged quartet Heartless Bastards carries on the Austin, Texas, rock 'n' roll tradition with an understated, timeless sound. Its sound is equal parts pop, melancholy and literate Southern rock in the vein of the Drive-By Truckers and Son Volt.

Album review: Alabama Shakes, “Boys and Girls”

The Alabama Shakes have attracted tremendous buzz since an MP3 of their soul-drenched ballad "You Ain't Alone" was posted online last summer. "Boys and Girls," the Athens, Ala., five-piece's full-length debut, confirms what all the fuss was about.