Rihanna, Kanye, McCartney Added To 57th GRAMMYs

Rihanna to deliver world debut performance of "FourFiveSeconds" with Paul McCartney and Kanye West on Music's Biggest Night; West to also deliver never-before-seen solo performance
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    Kanye West
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    Paul McCartney
February 03, 2015 -- 6:00 am PST

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.

Special Update: In addition to this trio performance, current nominee West is also set to deliver a never-before seen solo performance on Music's Biggest Night.

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. Two-time GRAMMY winner LL Cool J returns as host.

Rihanna is up for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for "The Monster" with Eminem.

Making his return to the GRAMMY stage after six years, 21-time GRAMMY winner West is up for two awards: Best Rap/Sung Collaboration and Best Rap Song for "Bound 2" with Charlie Wilson.

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.

The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards are produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures for The Recording Academy. Ken Ehrlich is executive producer, Louis J. Horvitz is director, and David Wild and Ehrlich are the writers.

Music's Biggest Night will take place live on Sunday, Feb. 8 at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network from 8–11:30 p.m. (ET/PT). For updates and breaking news, visit The Recording Academy's social networks on TwitterFacebook and Instagram

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