The official 54th GRAMMY Awards program book is on sale now via the GRAMMY Store and in bookstores and on newsstands nationwide. A partnership between The Recording Academy and FX Marketing Group, the program book is the perfect commemorative souvenir for the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards.
With more than 220 pages, the program book profiles current GRAMMY nominees, presents engaging features and photos, provides in-depth reviews of the year's GRAMMY Hall Of Fame selections and Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement, Trustees and Technical GRAMMY Award recipients, and documents the important year-round initiatives of The Academy.
The 54th GRAMMY Awards program book also includes celebrity editorial contributions from GRAMMY winners Common, Celine Dion, Merle Haggard, Booker T. Jones, Sergio Mendes, and A.R. Rahman, as well as past GRAMMY nominees singer/songwriter Chris Isaak, rap/rock artist Kid Rock, and blues/rock artist Kenny Wayne Shepherd, among others.
Features include "Cooking Up The Hits," detailing musicians who have crossed over from the studio to the kitchen; "A Golden Legacy," an overview of the storied GRAMMY history of 2012 MusiCares Person of the Year Paul McCartney; "Fashionably Speaking," containing photos and commentary highlighting the GRAMMYs' most memorable red-carpet moments; and "A GRAMMY Valentine," a sampling of GRAMMY-winning romantic duets.
The official 54th GRAMMY Awards program book is available for $9.95 at Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, Target, and Walgreens stores as well as on newsstands throughout the country, and at the GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles. Fans can also order the book at The Academy's online GRAMMY Store in the "Novelties" section.
The 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards will take place live on Sunday, Feb. 12 at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast in high definition and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network from 8–11:30 p.m. (ET/PT). The show also will be supported on radio worldwide via Westwood One/Dial Global, and covered online at GRAMMY.com and CBS.com, and on YouTube.
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