The 55th Grammy® Awards, along with some of the biggest names in the entertainment business, take center stage Sunday night and after last year’s show recorded the second-highest ratings in Grammy history, the Recording Academy’s lineup is set to go big or go home. With 16-time Grammy winner Sting joining nominees Rihanna and Bruno Mars for a special performance and Justin Timberlake showcasing his dance moves and vocal talent for the first time in four years- the Recording Academy just might top 2012.
We know we don’t need to persuade you, but don’t miss show-stopping performances by two-time Grammy winner and current nominee Kelly Clarkson, nominees The Black Keys, Mumford & Sons, Frank Ocean, Fun., Taylor Swift, the Lumineers, Dierks Bentley, Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Ed Sheeran, Maroon 5 and Jack White, as well as Alicia Keys and Elton John.
And, if that’s not enough, what’s better than the anticipation of finding out – drum roll please- the winners in the music industry’s biggest categories: Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Best New Artist. Take a quick gander at some interesting stats on this infographic from our friends at Vivid Seats.
Don’t forget- tune-in Sunday night at 8 p.m. ET/PT as CBS broadcasts the 55th Grammy Awards and two-time Grammy winner, LL Cool J returns to host Music’s Biggest Night®!
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