Jan 10, 2013


Photo Credit: The Recording Academy

Current GRAMMY nominees the Black Keys, FUN., Mumford & Sons, Rihanna, and Taylor Swift are the first performers announced for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast.Two-time GRAMMY winner LL COOL J returns as host of Music’s Biggest Night.

The Black Keys and FUN. will perform on the GRAMMY telecast for the first time and we can’t wait! Mumford & Sons, Rihanna and Swift are returning to the GRAMMY stage and are sure not to disappoint. The music industry’s premier event will take place live on Sunday, Feb. 10, at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.

FUN. and Mumford & Sons are two of six artists this year who lead with six nominations each including Record Of The Year and Song Of The Year for FUN., and Album Of The Year and Best Americana Album (Babel) for Mumford & Sons. Our favorite songs by these artists are “We Are Young” and “I Will Wait”, what about you?

Two-time GRAMMY winners The Black Keys have five nominations, and five-time GRAMMY winner Rihanna and six-time GRAMMY winner Taylor Swift each have three nominations.

The Grammy broadcast will air on CBS  from 8 – 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT). The show also will be supported on radio worldwide via Dial Global, and covered online at and For more information and additional announcements of performers please visit The Recording Academy.

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See you on music’s biggest night!