Adele, Bruno Mars among album of the year nominees (AP)

FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2011 file photo, singer Adele is shown at the MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles. Adele's miserable love life has brought her heavenly success this year: The mournful album “21â€? is year's best-selling album with over 4 million copies sold and has resulted in two smash singles,“Rolling in the Deepâ€? and “Someone Like You.â€? The Recording Academy will likely add to Adele's good year on Wednesday when it announces its Grammy nominations on Wednesday evening. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, file)AP – Adele’s album “21,” the most popular of 2011, was nominated for an album of the year Grammy on Wednesday.