AC/DC, Eric Church, Madonna & more to perform at 2015 Grammys

The 57th Annual Grammy Awards airs February 8th on CBS

The first performances for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast have been announced and include a range of new and legendary artists, from country rocker Eric Church, pop star Ariana Grande, and singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran to GRAMMY-winning hard rock veterans AC/DC and seven-time GRAMMY-winning pop icon Madonna.

The eclectic lineup sets the stage for what’s sure to be an incredible night for music. Taking place at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Music’s Biggest Night will be broadcast live in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network, Sunday, February 8th from 8 until 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT).

Church is up for four awards this year; Best Country Solo Performance and Best Country Song for “Give Me Back My Hometown;” Best Country Duo/Group Performance for “Raise ‘Em Up” (with Keith Urban); and Best Country Album for The Outsiders.

Grande, who will be performing on the GRAMMY stage for the first time, holds two nominations: Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Bang Bang” (with Jessie J and Nicki Minaj); and Best Pop Vocal Album for My Everything.

Sheeran has three nominations: Album Of The Year and Best Pop Vocal Album for X; and Best Song Written For Visual Media for “I See Fire.”

More performers will be announced in the coming weeks.

Author: Buddy Iahn

Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites.