The 57th Annual Grammy Awards airs February 8th on CBS
Seven-time GRAMMY winner and current nominee Rihanna will deliver a world debut performance of her newly released single, “FourFiveSeconds,” with fellow GRAMMY-winning collaborators Kanye West and Paul McCartney on the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Making his return to the GRAMMY stage after six years, 21-time GRAMMY winner Kanye West holds two current nominations will also deliver a never-before-seen solo performance as well. The legendary Paul McCartney is an 18-time GRAMMY winner and a two-time recipient of The Recording Academy’s Lifetime Achievement Award, as a solo artist and as a member of the Beatles.
Entertainment icon and two-time GRAMMY winner LL Cool J returns as host. 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 – 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT).
Seven-time GRAMMY winner Rihanna is up for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “The Monster” with Eminem.
Twenty-one-time GRAMMY winner Kanye West is up for two awards: Best Rap/Sung Collaboration (with Charlie Wilson) and Best Rap Song for “Bound 2.”
Previously announced performers are GRAMMY-winning band AC/DC; current nominees and GRAMMY winners Tony Bennett with Lady Gaga; nominee Eric Church; nominees and GRAMMY winners Common with John Legend; nominee Ariana Grande; nominee Hozier with nominee and GRAMMY winner Annie Lennox; nominee Jessie J with GRAMMY winner Tom Jones; nominee and GRAMMY winner Miranda Lambert; GRAMMY winners Adam Levine with Gwen Stefani; seven-time GRAMMY winner Madonna; nominee Ed Sheeran; nominee Sam Smith; nominee and eight-time GRAMMY winner Usher; and nominee and seven-time GRAMMY winner Pharrell Williams.
Author: Buddy Iahn
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