Grammy 2012 performances! Including: Bruce Springsteen, Kelly Clarkson and Jason Aldean, Carrie Underwood and Tony Bennett, Adele, The Beach Boys and MORE.
Are you ready for tonight’s Grammy Award telecast? Most of the awards were handed out this afternoon in a pre-grammy telecast.
The remaining 9 Grammy awards will be handed out tonight in between some awesome performances. Watch out for Kelly Clarkson and Jason Aldean and Carrie Underwood and Tony Bennett. Jennifer Hudson will be singing a tribute to the great Whitney Houston, who passed away yesterday afternoon.
The Hollywood Reporter reports that Jennifer Hudson broke down during Whitney tribute rehearsal
Nearly all the Grammys, except for 8 categories, will be handed out in this afternoon’s Grammy pre-show.
Make sure to click the “Pre Telecast” square
It’s Grammy Day. The pre-show awards ceremony begins at 4 pm ET, with the live telecast beginning on CBS at 8et. Watch for updates and videos right here. Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Mandisa are nominated. Carrie Underwood & Tony Bennett will perform and present Best New Artist.
Pia Tosacano tweeted last night, “At Neyo’s midnight brunch with @STEFANOLANGONE”
The Clive Davis pre-grammy party went on last night, as planned, despite the sudden death of Whitney Houston just hours before in the same hotel.
Davis, who guided Whitney throughout her career, came onstage at 9:38 p.m. PT
UPDATE: Red carpet interviews with Darren Criss and Adam Lambert plus a video of Clive’s speech
After the shocking news of Whitney Houston’s death broke, Simon Cowell called into CNN to talk about her legacy with Piers Morgan.
The X Factor boss also commented on the report, that broke only Friday night, that producers had offered one of the X Factor judges seats to Whitney.
Grammy executive producer Ken Erhlich tells CNN that Jennifer Hudson has been called in to sing a tribute to the late Whitney Houston tomorrow at the Grammys.