01/14/2011 AT 3:00 PM ET
Sure, they can put on a show, but this year’s Grammy nominees wouldn’t make it to the stage much without the love and adoration of their fans.
And to show their appreciation, stars like Lady Gaga and Katy Perry have, well, pet names for them. In the first of our latest Grammy Awards polls, tell us: Which nominee’s fans have the best nickname?
In the other two polls below, we want to know which nominees you’d like to see pal up on stage and who you’re singing the most praise for from the non-music categories?
Vote in our polls below: