The list of performers set to take the stage during the 61st Annual Grammy Awards has expanded to include Miley Cyrus and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Also confirmed to perform are Post Malone, H.E.R., and Brandi Carlile. The 2019 Grammy Awards will take place on Sunday, February 10th at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles. The show will be broadcast live on both coasts beginning at 5pm PT and 8pm ET on CBS.
The new batch of performers join previously announced musical acts Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Dan + Shay, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monáe, and Kacey Musgraves. Grammy Award winner Alicia Keys will be making her hosting debut with this year’s ceremony.
CBS and the Recording Academy confirmed Grammy winners Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform with Post Malone in what they describe as a “sure to be unforgettable Grammy moment.”
This year’s awards show will mark the first time Brandi Carlile will perform on stage at the annual celebration of the best in music. Carlile’s nominated this year for six awards – Record Of The Year (“The Joke”), Album Of The Year (By The Way, I Forgive You), Song Of The Year (“The Joke”), Best American Roots Performance (“The Joke”), Best American Roots Song (“The Joke”), and Best Americana Album (By The Way, I Forgive You).
Grammy Awards performer H.E.R. is nominated for Album Of The Year (H.E.R.), Best New Artist, Best R&B Performance (“Best Part”), Best R&B Song (“Focus”), and Best R&B Album (H.E.R.).
The 2019 Grammy Awards will be directed by Louis J. Horvitz. Horvitz is a Grammy Awards veteran who has also helmed People’s Choice, Emmy Awards, Golden Globes, and Billboard Music Awards shows.
David Wild and Ken Ehrlich are writing the 61st Annual Grammy Awards with Ehrlich and Ben Winston executive producing. Chantel Sausedo is producing this year’s broadcast.