Fun. wrote their song "We Are Young" with Jeff Bhasker. It is featured on their second album, "Some Nights." It is also nominated for Record of the Year. This is Fun's first year in Grammy contention.
Carly Rae Jepsen wrote her song "Call Me Maybe" with Tavish Crowe and Josh Ramsay. It is featued on her EP "Curiosity." This is Jepsen's first year in Grammy contention.
Jörgen Elofsson, David Gamson, Greg Kurstin, and Ali Tamposi wrote "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)" for Kelly Clarkson's fifth studio album, "Stronger." It is also nominated for Record of the Year.
Ed Sheeran wrote his song "The A Team," which is featured on his debut album "+." This is his only nomination this year. He has no previous Grammy wins.
Miguel wrote his song "Adorn" for his second studio album, "Kaleidoscope Dream." He has no previous Grammy wins.