The 58th Annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles are hosted by Rapper and actor LL Cool J for the fifth year in a row, and Taylor Swift, the reigning pop princess, is set to open the show with a song from her much-nominated album, “1989.”
When are the Grammy Awards?
Monday, Feb. 15, on CBS.
What time does the show start?
7 p.m. Central, 8 p.m. Eastern, 5 p.m. Pacific. The broadcast usually runs for about three-and-a-half hours.
Who are the major Grammy nominees?
Kendrick Lamar tops the list with 11 nominations, including Album of the Year for “To Pimp a Butterfly.” Taylor Swift has seven nominations, Record of the Year for “Blank Space” and Album of the Year for “1989.” The Weeknd scored seven nods, including Record of the Year for “Can’t Feel My Face” and Album of the Year for “Beauty Behind the Madness.” See the full list of nominees here.
Who’s performing at the Grammys?
Adele, Taylor Swift, Alabama Shakes, Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd, Little Big Town, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Carrie Underwood, Skrillex, Sam Hunt, Ellie Goulding, the cast of “Hamilton” and more.
Who’s presenting at the Grammys?
Sam Smith, Ice Cute, Ariana Grande, Common, Stephen Colbert, Ryan Seacrest, Ed Sheeran, Anna Kendrick, Seth MacFarlane and more.
Will there be tribute performances?
Lady Gaga will perform a multimedia tribute to the David Bowie, directed by Nile Rodgers. Bowie died on Jan. 10, at age 69, shortly after releasing his 25th album, “Blackstar.”
Glenn Frey will be honored with a performance by his Eagles bandmates, Don Henley, Joe Walsh, Bernie Leadon and Timothy B. Schmit, with an assist from Jackson Browne. Frey, a founding member of the Eagles, died on Jan. 16 at age 67.
Chris Stapleton, Bonnie Raitt and Gary Clark Jr. will pay homage to B.B. King. The legendary bluesman died in May 2015 at age 89.
The Hollywood Vampires — Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp and Joe Perry — will perform a tribute to Lemmy Kilmister, the frontman of Motorhead. He died on Dec. 28 after a battle with cancer.
John Legend, Luke Bryan, Demi Lovato and Meaghan Trainor will perform a selection of hits by Lionel Richie and the Commodores, saluting Richie as the 2016 MusiCares Person of the Year. Richie will join them on stage during the tribute.