Grammy Nominations Concert Tonight
The fourth annual Grammy nominations concert airs tonight and will include a special performance nearly three decades in the making. Rappers LL Cool J, Common and Lupe Fiasco will join Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five members Melle Mel and Scorpio for the group’s classic “The Message” during “The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!!…Countdown to Music’s Biggest Night.”
According to the LA Times, Lady Gaga was secured as a performer to lend the Grammy Nominations Concert some “gravitas” and help the program solidify its message in its fourth year. The superstar has indicated that she will open and close the show, and it is possible that Sugarland will be involved in one of those performances.
The hour-long telecast is set to feature a variety of performancesand periodic envelope unsealing segments as nominees are announced for the music industry’s biggest award show. You can also catch Rihanna, Usher, Ludacris and more performing tonight. The show airs on CBS at 10PM ET/PT