Diplo is nominated for Producer of the Year, as for Diplo, he isn’t focused on the trophy, just like Avicii, Diplo is more focused on garnering recognition among the dance music community.
He’s faces fierce competition with other most talented music producers including Dan Auerbach, Jeff Bhasker, Markus Dravs, and Salaam Remi. Diplo cutting edge sound may win the Grammy, as he have a list of A-list singers in 2012 production list, including Usher’s “Climax”, No Doubt’s “Push and Shove”, and Justin Bieber” Thought Of You”.
“For me, I just get to see all those other artists who have to pay attention to me because everybody’s got to pay attention for a minute. That’s the only thing that’s cool right now.” – Diplo
Avicii recently warms up the crowd at Vanguard nightclub for his first pre-Grammy party, revving up the crowd behind the decks and dazzled among the star-studded guests like Paris Hilton and Tara Reid. This shows how Avicii putting on an energetic show and been an opportunity for Avicii for the Grammys.
Avicii’s “Levels” nominated for “Best Dance Recording” recently going against Skrillex “Bangarang“, Swedish House Mafia “Don’t You Worry Child“, Calvin Harris “Let’s Go” and Al Walser’s “I Can’t Live Without You“.
“I don’t really care about the award that much. It’s just good to see EDM get more recognition. I’m more going there to see the whole spectacle and see what it’s about.” said Avicii.
Avicii may win the grand prize for his most famed production, as his “Levels” have been widely broadcasted and played through every corner of the world.
Source : Dancing Astronaut