Press Release back to list
01.17.2019

GRAMMY® NOMINEES CAMILA CABELLO, CARDI B, DAN + SHAY, POST MALONE, SHAWN MENDES, JANELLE MONÁE AND KACEY MUSGRAVES TO PERFORM ON “THE 61ST ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS®”

Alicia Keys Hosts Music’s Biggest Night® Sunday, Feb. 10 Live on CBS

CBS and the Recording Academy™ announced the first group of artists to perform on this year’s 61ST ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS®. Taking the stage on Music’s Biggest Night® will be current nominees Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Dan + Shay, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monáe and Kacey Musgraves.

Hosted by Alicia Keys, THE 61ST ANNUAL GRAMMYAWARDS will be broadcast live from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles Sunday, Feb. 10 (8:00-11:30 PM, live ET/5:00-8:30 PM, live PT) on the CBS Television Network

Making her GRAMMY® performance debut, Camila Cabello received two nominations for Best Pop Solo Performance (“Havana [Live]”) and Best Pop Vocal Album (Camila).

Cardi B is nominated for Record of the Year (“I Like It”), Album Of The Year (Invasion of Privacy), Best Pop Duo/Group Performance with Maroon 5 (“Girls Like You”), Best Rap Performance (“Be Careful”) and Best Rap Album (Invasion of Privacy).

Current GRAMMY nominees Dan + Shay are up for Best Country Duo/Group Performance (“Tequila”).

First-time GRAMMY nominee Post Malone received four nominations, Record of the Year (“Rockstar” with 21 Savage), Album Of The Year (Beerbongs & Bentleys), Best Pop Solo Performance (“Better Now”) and Best Rap/Sung Performance (“Rockstar”).

Taking the GRAMMY stage for the first time, Shawn Mendes is nominated for Song of the Year (“In My Blood”) and Best Pop Vocal Album (Shawn Mendes).

Current two-time GRAMMY nominee Janelle Monáe is up for Album Of The Year (Dirty Computer) and Best Music Video (“PYNK”).

Two-time GRAMMY winner and current nominee Kacey Musgraves is up for four GRAMMY Awards, Album Of The Year (Golden Hour), Best Country Solo Performance (“Butterflies”), Best Country Song (“Space Cowboy”), and Best Country Album (Golden Hour).

THE 61ST ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS is produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures for the Recording Academy. Ken Ehrlich is executive producer, Ben Winston is executive producer, Louis J. Horvitz is director, Chantel Sausedo is the producer and David Wild and Ehrlich are the writers.

About the Recording Academy

The Recording Academy™ represents the voices of performers, songwriters, producers, engineers, and all music professionals. Dedicated to ensuring the recording arts remain a thriving part of our shared cultural heritage, the Academy honors music’s history while investing in its future through the GRAMMY Museum®, advocates on behalf of music creators, supports music people in times of need through MusiCares®, and celebrates artistic excellence through the GRAMMY Awards—music’s only peer-recognized accolade and highest achievement. As the world’s leading society of music professionals, we work year-round to foster a more inspiring world for creators.

*   *   *

CHEAT TWEET: JUST IN! 1st round of performers on Music’s Biggest Night are @Camila_Cabello @iamcardib @DanAndShay @PostMalone @ShawnMendes @JanelleMonae & @KaceyMusgraves! #GRAMMYs air LIVE on #CBS 2/10/19 8:00-11:30 PM, live ET/5:00-8:30 PM, live PT! http://bit.ly/2DgIORN

CBS Press Contacts:

Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i

818-655-1587

tiffany.smith@cbs.com

Kate Fisher

212-975-3818

khfisher@cbs.com

CBS Photo Contacts:

Gaye Ann Bruno

818-655-1542

gayeann.bruno@cbs.com

Kathleen Holloway

212-975-8533

kholloway@cbs.com

Recording Academy Contact:

Lourdes Lopez Patton

310-392-3777

lourdes.lopez@recordingacademy.com

Press:

Kate Fisher
212-975-3818
khfisher@cbs.com

 

Photo:

Gaye Ann Bruno
818-655-1542
gayeann.bruno@cbs.com

Kathleen Holloway
212-975-8533
kholloway@cbs.com