NINE Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, Dave Grohl, Gary Clark Jr, Hunter Hayes and Lindsey Buckingham will perform at the 56th annual Grammy Awards tonight in the United States (tomorrow 9am, Malaysian time).
Grohl and Buckingham will join Nine Inch Nails and Queens of the Stone Age on stage as part of the show’s grand finale.
The first presenters announced include Marc Anthony, Black Sabbath, Zac Brown, Gloria Estefan, Anna Faris, Jamie Foxx, Ariana Grande, Neil Patrick Harris, Olivia Harrison, Anna Kendrick, Alicia Keys, Juanes, Cyndi Lauper, Jared Leto, Bruno Mars, Martina McBride, Miguel, Yoko Ono, Smokey Robinson, Ryan Seacrest, and Steven Tyler.
The show at the Staples Center in Los Angeles will be the first Grammys performance for Gary Clark Jr, Nine Inch Nails and Queens Of The Stone Age, all of whom are nominated for awards.
Previously announced performers include Taylor Swift, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Kacey Musgraves, John Legend, and Keith Urban, plus former Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr – both of which will receive the 2014 Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Sara Bareilles and Carole King are also scheduled to perform while LL Cool J returns to host for a third time in a row. – Reuters
> The 56th annual Grammy Awards will be telecast live on Star World (Astro Ch 711) at 9am tomorrow.