SANTA MONICA, Calif. (Jan. 24, 2013) — Current GRAMMY® nominees The Lumineers, Carrie Underwood and Jack White are set to perform; nominees Dierks Bentley and Miranda Lambert will join together in a special performance; and Elton John and nominee Ed Sheeran will perform live together for the first time on the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards® telecast. They join previously announced performers and nominees The Black Keys, FUN., Mumford & Sons, Rihanna, and Taylor Swift. Two-time GRAMMY winner LL COOL J returns as host of Music’s Biggest Night®. The music industry’s premier event will take place live on Sunday, Feb. 10, at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast in high-definition TV and 5.1surround sound on the CBS Television Network from 8 – 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT). The show also will be supported on radio worldwide via Dial Global, and covered online at GRAMMY.com and CBS.com, and on YouTube. Additional performers, presenters and special segments will be announced soon.
Nine-time GRAMMY winner Jack White has three nominations: Album Of The Year and Best Rock Album for ‘Blunderbuss’, and Best Rock Song for “Freedom At 21.”
First-time nominees The Lumineers are up for Best New Artist and Best Americana Album for The Lumineers.
First-time nominee Ed Sheeran is up for Song Of The Year for “The A Team.”