James Bay, Ellie Goulding, Sam Hunt Added To GRAMMY Lineup
The 58th GRAMMY Awards performance lineup has added a series of collaborations featuring current nominees and several GRAMMY newcomers, including James Bay and Tori Kelly; Andra Day and Ellie Goulding; and Sam Hunt with seven-time GRAMMY winner Carrie Underwood. These performances will mark the GRAMMY stage debuts for Bay, Day, Goulding, Hunt, and Kelly.
Previously announced performers are Adele, Kendrick Lamar, Little Big Town, and The Weeknd. A special tribute to 2016 MusiCares Person of the Year Lionel Richie will highlight the GRAMMY winner's wide-ranging career.
Bay is nominated for three awards: Best New Artist and Best Rock Song for "Hold Back The River," and Best Rock Album for Chaos And The Calm.
Day is nominated for two awards: Best R&B Performance for "Rise Up" and Best R&B Album for Cheers To The Fall. Hunt is up for two awards: Best New Artist and Best Country Album for Montevallo.
Goulding has one nomination: Best Pop Solo Performance for "Love Me Like You Do." The song is also nominated for Best Song Written For Visual Media. Kelly is nominated for Best New Artist. Underwood is nominated for Best Country Solo Performance for "Little Toy Guns."
The 58th 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. Two-time GRAMMY winner LL Cool J will host Music's Biggest Night for the fifth consecutive year.
Taking place at Staples Center in Los Angeles, the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be broadcast live in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound on CBS on Monday, Feb. 15 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.