The Recording Academy has declared the very first slate of performers for the 64th yearly Grammy Awards, established for April 3 in Las Vegas. Present nominees Brothers Osborne, BTS, Brandi Carlile, Billie Eilish, Olivia Rodrigo and Lil Nas X with Jack Harlow are all established to just take the phase.
LGBTQ artists are properly-represented in this to start with batch of performers, with Carlile, Lil Nas X and TJ Osborne of Brothers Osborne all currently being out and very pleased.
This will be the third year in a row Eilish has done on the Grammy telecast. She and her brother and collaborator Finneas performed “When the Party’s Over” on the 2020 telecast and “Everything I Wanted” very last 12 months. Eilish is nominated for history of the yr with “Happier Than Ever.” She received in that category the past two yrs with “bad guy” and “Everything I Wished.” Ought to she win all over again, she would turn into the initial artist in Grammy history to gain record of the year a few several years managing.
This will be the 2nd year in a row that BTS has had its possess spotlight efficiency range on the Grammys. They done “Dynamite” last yr. They are nominated for ideal pop duo/group general performance for the second yr in a row for their megahit “Butter,” which topped the Warm 100 for 10 weeks, lengthier than any other hit in 2021.
Carlile had a job breakthrough moment in 2019 when she executed “The Joke” on the Grammy telecast. That ballad was nominated for both document and music of the 12 months. Carlile is nominated in equally of all those groups all over again this yr with “Right on Time.”
Lil Nas X teamed with Billy Ray Cyrus to accomplish their megahit “Old Town Highway (Remix),” a document of the yr nominee, on the 2020 telecast. Lil Nas X is nominated in that category yet again this 12 months — and also for tune of the 12 months this time about for “Montero (Connect with Me by Your Title).”
Lil Nas X and Harlow are predicted to perform “Industry Newborn,” a No. 1 strike on the Billboard Warm 100 and a Grammy nominee for ideal melodic rap overall performance. Lil Nas X could also execute “Montero (Phone Me by Your Identify),” which was also a No. 1 strike on the Sizzling 100.
Brothers Osborne are nominated for their tender ballad “Younger Me.” Rodrigo has nominations for equally “drivers license” and “good 4 u.” Carlile is nominated for a few distinct functions — her solo hit “Right on Time,” “A Beautiful Noise” (a collab with previous Grammy host Alicia Keys) and “Same Devil” (a collab with Brandy Clark).
The Grammys made use of to have a plan that artists could only accomplish their present-day nominated functions, but that restriction is no for a longer period in outcome.
The 64th once-a-year Grammy Awards will be broadcast reside on Sunday, April 3, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on CBS.
The demonstrate will be readily available to stream live and on demand from customers on Paramount+.
The display will be held at MGM Grand Backyard Arena in Las Vegas. It will be the very first time the demonstrate has at any time emanated from Las Vegas — or from any metropolis other than Los Angeles, New York or Nashville.
The show will be hosted for the 2nd year in a row by Trevor Noah, host of Comedy Central’s The Everyday Present With Trevor Noah.
The 64th once-a-year Grammy Awards are manufactured by Fulwell 73 Productions for the Recording Academy. Raj Kapoor serves as showrunner and govt producer, along with Ben Winston and Jesse Collins as executive producers and Jeannae Rouzan-Clay as co-govt producer. Hamish Hamilton returns as director and Eric Prepare dinner as supervising producer with Tabitha D’umo, Patrick Menton, Fatima Robinson and David Wild as producers.
The Recording Academy and CBS issued “social teasers” from their social accounts on Monday night, to stimulate followers to theorize who will be declared right now.
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