The 64th Grammy Awards will be held on Sunday, April 3rd, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. With just four days until music’s biggest night, we’re revisiting the nominations, performances, and who will host the Oscars!
With 11 nominations, multi-talented musician Jon Batiste is the most-nominated artist ahead of this year’s Grammy Awards. Batiste defeated Justin Bieber, Doja Cat, and Billie Eilish in the competition.
Batiste is nominated for Album of the Year, Best R&B Album, Best Traditional R&B Performance, Best Music Video and several other awards.
His single Freedom is nominated for Record of the Year. The single also landed on Barack Obama’s annual list of his favourite songs of 2021.
WATCH JON BATISTE’S ‘FREEDOM’ MUSIC VIDEO HERE
WHO WILL BE PERFORMING?
Several of this year’s nominees will be performing on the Grammy stage. Silk Sonic, made up of Bruno Mars and Anderson Paak, will open the Grammys while Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow, Olivia Rodrigo and Korean pop stars BTS will also take the stage.
Other performers include Cynthia Erivo, John Legend, Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton, rapper Nas and Jon Batiste.
The Grammy Awards will also pay tribute to late Foo Fighters drummer, Taylor Hawkins.
TAKE A LOOK AT BTS AND LIL NAS X PERFORMING IN 2020
TREVOR NOAH RETURNS AS HOST
South African-born comedian Trevor Noah will be returning to host the Grammy Awards for the second year in a row! CEO of the Recording Academy, Harvey Mason Jr, said The Daily Show host was amazing at the 2021 Grammys.
“We’re so excited to welcome Trevor back to the Grammys stage and feel fortunate to once again have him hosting what we believe will be an unforgettable evening,” said Mason.
“President of CBS, George Cheeks said: “Trevor brought his trademark talent and versatility to last March’s Grammys and we can’t wait for him to host the event.”