JON BATISTE, GARY CLARK JR., EMMYLOU HARRIS, ZULEYKA RIVERA, CHRIS STAPLETON, AND STING ADDED TO THE LINEUP FOR THE 60TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS®

SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (JAN. 24, 2018) — Just added to the lineup of the Recording Academy™’s 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards®  are 2018 Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient and 13-time GRAMMY winner Emmylou Harris with two-time GRAMMY® winner and current nominee Chris Stapleton; vocalist Zuleyka Rivera, who will perform with previously announced performers Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee; and 16-time GRAMMY winner Sting. In addition, musician Jon Batiste will perform with GRAMMY winner Gary Clark Jr. in a special tribute to Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipients Chuck Berry and Fats Domino. Previously announced GRAMMY performers include Brothers Osbourne, Alessia Cara, Cardi B, Childish Gambino, Eric Church, Miley Cyrus, Daddy Yankee, DJ Khaled, Luis Fonsi, Elton John, Kesha, Khalid, Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar, Little Big Town, Logic, Patti LuPone, Bruno Mars, Maren Morris, P!nk, Ben Platt, Rihanna, Sam Smith, SZA, Bryson Tiller, and U2. Live from Madison Square Garden in New York City, and hosted by award-winning television personality and performer James Corden, the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be broadcast live in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network, Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT.

Making his return to the GRAMMY stage, two-time GRAMMY winner Chris Stapleton has three nominations this year: Best Country Solo Performance ("Either Way"), Best Country Song ("Broken Halos"), and Best Country Album (From A Room: Volume 1).

The 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards are produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures for the Recording Academy. Ken Ehrlich is executive producer, Louis J. Horvitz is director, Ben Winston is a producer, Chantel Sausedo is the talent producer, and David Wild and Ehrlich are the writers.

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CONTACTS

Neda Azarfar
Recording Academy
T. 310.392.3777
neda.azarfar@grammy.com

Tiffany Smith-Anoa'i
CBS Television
T. 818.655.1587             
tiffany.smith@cbs.com

Kate Fisher
CBS Television
T. 212.975.3818             
khfisher@cbs.com

Maureen O'Connor                
Rogers and Cowan
T. 310.854.8116
moconnor@rogersandcowan.com

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