Demi Lovato, Pentatonix to salute Bee Gees in CBS special

Andra Day, John Legend, Demi Lovato, Pentatonix, and Keith Urban among performers to pay tribute to the music of the Bee Gees; special to air on CBS later this year
  •  "Stayin' Alive: A GRAMMY Salute To The Music Of The Bee Gees" logo
  • Saturday Night Fever soundtrack album cover
    Saturday Night Fever — Soundtrack, Album Of The Year winner for 1978
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    Barry Gibb
  • Barry Gibb on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards
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    John Legend
  • Demi Lovato on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards
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    Demi Lovato
  • Little Big Town on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards
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    Little Big Town
  • Keith Urban on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards
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    Keith Urban
  • Andra Day on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards
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    Andra Day
  • Celine Dion backstage at the 16th Latin GRAMMY Awards
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    Celine Dion
  • Tori Kelly on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards
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    Tori Kelly
  • Nick Jonas on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards
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    Nick Jonas
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    DNCE
  • Pentatonix on the red carpet at the 58th GRAMMY Awards
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January 27, 2017 -- 6:30 am PST
GRAMMY.com

Just two days after the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards, The Recording Academy, AEG Ehrlich Ventures and CBS will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the landmark soundtrack to the film Saturday Night Fever by presenting "Stayin' Alive: A GRAMMY Salute To The Music Of The Bee Gees." The live concert taping will be held Tuesday, Feb. 14 at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The special will broadcast on the CBS Television Network later this year.  

Set to pay tribute to five-time GRAMMY winners and Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award and GRAMMY Legend Award recipients the Bee Gees are previous GRAMMY nominee Andra Day, five-time GRAMMY winner Celine Dion, multiplatinum pop-funk band DNCE, previous GRAMMY nominee Nick Jonas, previous GRAMMY nominee Tori Kelly, 10-time GRAMMY winner John Legend, current GRAMMY nominee Demi Lovato, two-time GRAMMY winners Little Big Town, two-time GRAMMY winners and current nominees Pentatonix, and four-time GRAMMY winner Keith Urban. Seven-time GRAMMY winner and Bee Gees co-founder Barry Gibb will also be on hand to perform a selection of hits from Saturday Night Fever — Soundtrack, which won Album Of The Year for 1978 and was inducted into the GRAMMY Hall Of Fame in 2004. Additional performers will be announced soon.

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"The Bee Gees — Barry, Robin and Maurice — were international musical icons who helped make Saturday Night Fever an emblem of 1970s pop culture," said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of The Recording Academy. "With expert harmonies, undeniable groove and a personal charisma matching their onstage persona, the iconic band of brothers defined not just a genre, but a generation. I'm looking forward to celebrating one of the most famous soundtracks ever produced and reliving Saturday Night Fever, once again."

"The Bee Gees created many of pop music's most memorable anthems and to be able to gather some of music's brightest lights together to salute this great legacy is very exciting to me," said Ken Ehrlich, executive producer of AEG Ehrlich Ventures. "Presenting new versions of these great songs promises an evening of true highlights, both for the artists themselves and millions of music fans. I'm proud to share a 42-year connection with Barry and his brothers and look forward to helping to create an amazing night of music and memories."

Saturday Night Fever Wins Album Of The Year

The Bee Gees accept the GRAMMY for Album Of The Year on behalf of all the artists and producers of Saturday Night Fever at the 21st GRAMMY Awards on Feb. 15, 1979, in Los Angeles.

"Stayin' Alive: A GRAMMY Salute To The Music Of The Bee Gees" is produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures, LLC. Ehrlich and Rac Clark are the executive producers, Ron Basile is the producer and David Wild is the writer.

To purchase tickets, starting at $25, visit www.axs.com or contact ticketing@grammy.com. VIP packages and group sales are also available at 877.234.8425 or tickets@aegworldwide.com.

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