Grammy nominees James Bay and Tori Kelly will be teaming up to duet on the 2016 Grammy Awards. Andra Day and Ellie Goulding will also be pairing up for a special performance on this year’s Grammys, and nominee Sam Hunt will join nominee Carrie Underwood to perform. Bay is nominated in the Best New Artist, Best Rock Song, and Best Rock Album categories. Day earned nominations in the Best R&B Performance and Best R&B Album categories while Goulding was nominated in the Best Pop Solo Performance category. Kelly and Underwood each earned one nomination, and Hunt is up for Best New Artist and Best Country Album awards. Bay, Day, Goulding, Hunt, and Kelly will be making their Grammy debuts when they take the stage to perform this year.
The just-announced duets join the previously released list of performers that includes Adele, Kendrick Lamar, Little Big Town, and The Weeknd. 2016 MusiCares® Person of the Year Lionel Richie will be honored with a special tribute during the 2016 Grammys.
Lip Sync Battle‘s LL Cool J is hosting the Grammys for the fifth year in a row. CBS will air the awards show live at 8pm ET/5pm PT on February 15th.