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Lady Gaga, Cardi B, Camila Cabello, Brandi Carlile, Dua Lipa, Dan + Shay, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monae and Kacey Musgraves are among the nominated artists set to perform during the upcoming Grammy Awards ceremony.
Additional performers set to take the stage during Sunday’s event include Diana Ross, Miley Cyrus, H.E.R. and Red Hot Chili Peppers, who will join Malone. The kudocast will also feature star-studded tributes to Aretha Franklin and Dolly Parton, an eight-time Grammy winner and the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year.
Ross’ performance will honor her landmark career and contributions to the music industry as her 75th birthday approaches. She has been nominated for 11 Grammys and received the lifetime achievement award in 2012.
Six-time Grammy winner and current nominee Lady Gaga and five-time Grammy winner Mark Ronson will also perform during the show. The two are currently nominated for song of the year and best song written for visual media for “Shallow,” while Gaga is nominated for record of the year and best pop duo/group performance with Bradley Cooper for the song.
Gaga is also nominated in the best pop solo performance category, while Ronson is up for best dance recording.
Parton will return to the Grammys stage for the first time since 2001 to perform new music from the Dumplin’ soundtrack. Little Big Town, Maren Morris, Katy Perry and Musgraves will also perform some of the singer’s hits during the tribute segment.
Andra Day will be joined by Yolanda Adams and Fantasia to honor Franklin, who died in August, with a special performance.
Making her Grammy performance debut, best pop solo performance and pop vocal album nominee Cabello will be joined by fellow nominees J Balvin and Young Thug and Grammy winners Ricky Martin and Arturo Sandoval for the show’s opening number.
Best new artist and best urban contemporary album nominees Chloe x Halle will also perform during the show. Travis Scott, who is nominated for best rap album, rap song and rap performance, is set to take the stage, as well.
Dua Lipa will be joined by Grammy winner St. Vincent for a performance during the show. In addition to being nominated for best new artist, Lipa is also nominated alongside Ronson in the best dance recording category for “Electricity.”
Current Grammy nominees Kelsea Ballerini, Leon Bridges, Luke Combs and Charlie Wilson will present during the ceremony.
Grammy winners Alessia Cara, Julian Edelman, Eve, John Mayer, Bob Newhart, Smokey Robinson, Swizz Beatz and Meghan Trainor will also take the stage to present.
Additional presenters include Kane Brown, South Korean pop sensation BTS, Cedric The Entertainer, Nina Dobrev, Anna Kendrick, Jada Pinkett Smith and Wilmer Valderrama.
Cardi B is up for record of the year, album of the year, best rap performance, best rap album and best pop duo/group performance with Maroon 5.
Meanwhile, first-time nominees Dan + Shay are included in the best country duo/group performance for their song “Tequila.” Fellow first-time nominee Malone is up for record of the year, album of the year, best pop solo performance and best rap/sung performance.
Mendes will make his Grammy performance debut during the broadcast. He is nominated for song of the year and best pop vocal performance.
Monae scored mentions in the album of the year and best music video categories.
Two-time Grammy winner Musgraves is up for four awards. She is a contender in the album of the year, best country solo performance, best country song and best country album categories.
Carlile garnered six mentions, which makes her the most nominated female performer of the night. She will vie in the record of the year, album of the year, song of the year, best American Roots performance, best American Roots song and best Americana album categories.
H.E.R. is nominated for best new artist, album of the year, best R&B performance, best R&B song and best R&B album.
Alicia Keys will host the kudocast. The 61st annual Grammys are set to air Sunday at 5 p.m. PT on CBS from Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Jan. 24, 7:27 a.m.: Updated with additional Grammy performers.
Jan. 31, 7:16 a.m.: Updated with the news of Diana Ross’ Grammys performance.
Feb. 5, 11:35 a.m.: Updated with information about the Dolly Parton tribute.
Feb. 6, 7:50 a.m., 12:04 p.m: Updated with information about the Aretha Franklin tribute and additional performers.
Feb. 7, 8:44 a.m.: Updated with presenters.
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