Taylor Swift, Alabama Shakes Join 58th GRAMMY Lineup

Current nominees Joey Alexander and Miguel also set to take the GRAMMY stage; Music's Biggest Night to feature more than 30 performers
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    Taylor Swift
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    Alabama Shakes
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    Joey Alexander
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February 11, 2016 -- 5:30 am PST

The Recording Academy has added its final round of 58th GRAMMY Awards performers, including current seven-time nominee Taylor Swift, who will open the show with a song from her GRAMMY-nominated album, 1989. Four-time nominees Alabama Shakes, two-time nominee Joey Alexander, and two-time nominee Miguel are also set to take the stage on Music's Biggest Night.

Seven-time GRAMMY winner Swift is currently nominated for Album Of The Year and Best Pop Vocal Album for 1989; Record Of The Year, Song Of The Year and Best Pop Solo Performance for "Blank Space"; and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance and Best Music Video for "Bad Blood" featuring Kendrick Lamar. This will be Swift's second time opening the GRAMMY Awards. Previously, she opened the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards in 2013, performing "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together."

Alabama Shakes are up for Album Of The Year and Best Alternative Music Album for Sound & Color; and Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song ("Don't Wanna Fight").

Making his GRAMMY stage debut, Joey Alexander is nominated for two GRAMMYs: Best Improvised Jazz Solo for "Giant Steps" and Best Jazz Instrumental Album for My Favorite Things.

GRAMMY winner Miguel has two nominations this year: Best Urban Contemporary Album (Wildheart) and Best R&B Song ("Coffee") with Brook Davis. 

Previously announced 58th GRAMMY performers include Adele; Travis Barker; James BayJustin Bieber; Jackson Browne; Luke Bryan; Gary Clark Jr.; Andra Day; DiploEllie Goulding; the "Hamilton" Broadway cast; Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, Timothy B. Schmit, and Joe Walsh of the Eagles; Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp and Joe Perry of the Hollywood Vampires; Sam HuntTori KellyLady GagaKendrick LamarJohn LegendLittle Big Town; Demi Lovato; Pitbull; Bonnie Raitt; RihannaLionel RichieSkrillexChris Stapleton; Robin Thicke; Meghan TrainorCarrie Underwood; and The Weeknd.

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.

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