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Update (2/12/12): Winner! Congrats to OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder, who won a Grammy tonight for his contribution to Adele's 21, which snagged an award for Album of the Year -- well, and a slew of other nods, as suspected.

2012 Grammy Nominations: Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic up for Producer of the Year

While

Ryan Tedder

has garnered his share of acclaim fronting his band,

OneRepublic

, he's earned just as many accolades as a songwriter, penning tunes for a parade of pop stars including

Kelly Clarkson

,

Beyoncé

,

Carrie Underwood

,

Natasha Bedingfield

,

Jordan Sparks

,

Leona Lewis

,

Gym Class Heroes

and

Adele

. That last artist just received six

Grammy nominations

, including one for

21

, an album Tedder (also among

those nominated for Grammy last night

) contributed to, which earned a nod for Album of the Year.

Beyond his songwriting efforts, though, Tedder, who lives and owns a private studio in Denver, is also an active producer. As such, this year, he's earned a Grammy nomination as Producer of the Year, Non-Classical. Tedder is in contention for a statue against Danger Mouse, Paul Epworth, the Smeezingtons (for, among tunes, Far East Movment's "Rocketeer" a song featuring Tedder) and Butch Vig for the songs posted below.

Colbie Caillat - Brighter Than The Sun

Colbie Caillat feat. Common - "Favorite Song"

Jennifer Hudson - "I Remember Me"

Beyoncé - I Was Here

Gavin DeGraw - "Not Over You"

Cobra Starship - "#1Nite"

Adele - "Rumor Has It"

Gavin DeGraw - "Sweeter"

Demi Lovato - "Who's that Boy" featuring Dev

Far East Movement ft Ryan Tedder - "Rocketeer"

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