Hosted by Alicia Keys, ‘Music’s Biggest Night’ airs Sunday, Jan. 26, on CBS
CBS and the Recording Academy have confirmed the first slate of artists to perform on The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards. Set to take the stage on “Music’s Biggest Night” are 2020 MusiCares Person of the Year Aerosmith, who will perform a medley of some of their legendary hits; first-time nominee breakout stars Billie Eilish and Lizzo, who will each make their Grammy stage debuts; and powerhouse artists Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani will take the Grammy stage together for the first time.
Live from STAPLES Center, and hosted by Alicia Keys, the Grammy Awards will be broadcast live in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound Sunday, Jan. 26 (8 p.m.), on the CBS Television Network.
Four-time Grammy-winning band Aerosmith first performed on the 33rd Grammy Awards stage in 1991. This year, they are appearing as the MusiCares Person of the Year, being recognized for their considerable philanthropic efforts over five decades and undeniable impact on American music history.
Making her Grammy performance debut, first-time nominee Billie Eilish is nominated for six awards, including Record Of The Year (“Bad Guy”), Album Of The Year (“When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?”), Song Of The Year (“Bad Guy”), Best New Artist, Best Pop Solo Performance (“Bad Guy”), and Best Pop Vocal Album.
First-time nominee Lizzo will also take the stage for her first Grammy performance. With eight nominations, Lizzo is the most nominated artist of the year for Record Of The Year (“Truth Hurts”), Album Of The Year (“Cuz I Love You [Deluxe]”), Song Of The Year (“Truth Hurts”), Best New Artist, Best Pop Solo Performance (“Truth Hurts”), Best R&B Performance (“Exactly How I Feel”), Best Traditional R&B Performance (“Jerome”), and Best Urban Contemporary Album (“Cuz I Love You [Deluxe]”).
Three-time Grammy winner Stefani will perform with current nominee Shelton. He is nominated this year for Best Country Solo Performance (“God’s Country”).