Your Ultimate GRAMMY Viewer's Guide

Get ready for Music's Biggest Night with this handy guide to all the action taking place at
January 21, 2014 -- 1:04 pm PST

What does music unleash in you? Maybe it's the urge to get up and bust a move on a bus, like Macklemore & Ryan Lewis did in New York. Or the urge to bust a move in front of a donut shop, or at the gym. Whatever it may be, we can all agree that human beings have natural, sometimes uncontrollable, visceral reactions to music — laughing, crying, dreaming, or dancing.

With Music's Biggest Week in full force, we have a natural, uncontrollable desire to share with you all the GRAMMY Week action. So, we've created this Ultimate GRAMMY Viewer's Guide to ensure you don't miss a thing, without even leaving your couch.

Beginning at 12 p.m. ET/9 a.m. PT on Jan. 26, GRAMMY Live will deliver exclusive GRAMMY coverage you won't want to miss. From exciting recaps of private GRAMMY Week events and live interviews from the red carpet beginning at 3 p.m. ET/12 p.m. PT, to the backstage action at the 56th GRAMMY Awards and the official GRAMMY wrap-up show, GRAMMY Live is the best second screen in the biz.

Pre-Telecast Ceremony Live Stream
Tune in to beginning at 4 p.m. ET/1 p.m. PT to watch as some of your favorite artists accept the first GRAMMY Awards of the day. Approximately 70 GRAMMY categories are announced during the Pre-Telecast.

GRAMMY Live-Blog
The GRAMMY live-blog is the only authentic complement to Music's Biggest Night. Beginning at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT, join us for one hour of exclusive red-carpet coverage as the stars arrive in style for Music's Biggest Night. Then, as you tune in to the telecast beginning at 8 p.m. ET on CBS, join our official live-blog for up-to-the-minute commentary on the telecast, breaking news and reactions on this year's GRAMMY winners, the only live updates you'll find anywhere from the GRAMMY "mosh pit," and to share your thoughts during the performances and as winners are announced.

If it's true that a picture is worth 1,000 words, you'll have a lot to say about our one-of-a-kind GRAMMY photo galleries. Beginning Wednesday, Jan. 22, visit the Photos section of for exclusive snapshots from GRAMMY Week events, including the star-studded Producers & Engineers Wing event honoring Neil Young, Clive Davis and The Recording Academy's Pre-GRAMMY Gala, and more. Then, on Sunday we'll bring you up-to-the-minute photos from the red-carpet arrivals to GRAMMY performances and backstage as winners embrace their GRAMMY gold. 

We'll be on the ground with our cameras in hand during GRAMMY Week, so keep checking the Video section of for interviews and other footage from GRAMMY Week events.

Keeping checking back as we announce more GRAMMY performers and special segments soon. Also, stay here for all the GRAMMY winners news after the telecast on Sunday.

Who do you think GRAMMY voters are going to choose in categories such as Album Of The Year, Record Of The Year and Best New Artist, among others? Cast your votes and tell us what you think.

Visit the Blogs section of all week for exclusive coverage of GRAMMY Week events, including the private MusiCares Person of the Year gala honoring Carole King; the Special Merit Awards Ceremony & Nominees Reception where artists from the Beatles to Kraftwerk will be honored; and the GRAMMY In The Schools Live! concert featuring performances from current nominees Tig Notaro and Vampire Weekend and the GRAMMY Camp — Jazz Session.

Winners List
Why wait until after the show to see a complete list of winners? We'll be updating our list all day as winners are announced, beginning with the Pre-Telecast Ceremony, which will be streamed live at starting at 4 p.m. ET/1 p.m. PT.

The 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards will take place live on Sunday, Jan. 26 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). The telecast also will be supported on radio worldwide via WestwoodOne, and covered online at and

For GRAMMY coverage, updates and breaking news, visit The Recording Academy's social networks on TwitterFacebook and Instagram.

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