Chance the Rapper: Best New Artist of Grammys 2017 Countdown!
- Author: Kyle Peterson Feb 12, 2017,
Feb 12, 2017, 0:23
The 59th Annual Grammy Awards take place on Sunday, and among the artists who will compete for multiple honors at the ceremony is the late David Bowie. In addition to the exclusive telecast on air, you can also catch the Grammy's at Harry's Bar in Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore.
Aswad said, "The Grammy Album of the Year is often a wildcard".
"George Michael and Prince were pop icons who showcased rare musical genius and otherworldly charisma", said Neil Portnow, president and CEO of The Recording Academy.
Comedian Amy Schumer landed her first two Grammy nominations for her Live at the Apollo performance and recording of her audio-book for "The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo".
Seven-time Grammy victor Prince who died last year will be honored this year.
Beyoncé leads the 2017 Grammys with nine nominations, including for album of the year with Lemonade, and for song and record of the year with Formation.
Everyone can exhale now: Beyoncé, who is pregnant with twins, will be performing at the Grammy Awards on Sunday.
It's not just with their performances that the Grammys have pulled out all the stops when it comes to their A-List names, as there's also some big names heading to the show as presenters. Frank Ocean, Kanye West and Justin Bieber have each indicated they won't be attending this year. This is the Grammy Awards, and there are quite a few... people watching it. As previously announced, Adele, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, John Legend, Metallica and Bruno Mars will all perform and it was revealed that Chance the Rapper, Little Big Town, Gary Clark Jr. and Sturgill Simpson have been added to that line-up as well.
Per BBC News, now scheduled to perform solo on the Grammys stage are, Katy Perry, Adele, Chance The Rapper, Sturgill Simpson, Lukas Graham and Kelsea Ballerini.