2023 Grammy Awards Performers, Presenters and more
The 65th annual Grammy Awards air tonight at 8 pm ET/5 pm ET on CBS and streaming on Paramount+ , live Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. Former Daily Show host, Trevor Noah hosts:
2023 Grammy Premiere Ceremony, where ALL the awards are handed out!
The majority of the 90+ awards will be handed out this afternoon at the Grammy Premiere Ceremony which begins at 3:30 pm ET/12: pm PT from the Microsoft Theater, and can be streamed at live.grammy.com and on the Grammys Youtube channel.
Youtube satirist Randy Rainbow will host. Blind Boys of Alabama, La Marisoul from La Santa Cecilia, Arooj Aftab, Madison Cunningham, Samara Joy, Anoushka Shankar, Carlos Vives, Shoshana Bean, Maranda Curtis, Buddy Guy and Bob Mintzer are set to perform.
Presenters include: Judy Collins, Babyface, DOMi & JD BECK, Myles Frost, Arturo O’Farrill, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Amanda Gorman, and Jimmy Jam.
Grammy Live from the Red Carpet can also be streamed beginning at 6:30 PM ET/3:30 PM PT at Grammy.com and on the Grammys Facebook and Twitter.
Primetime 2023 Grammys PERFORMERS include:
Bad Bunny, Mary J. Blige, Brandi Carlile, Luke Combs, Steve Lacy, Lizzo, Kim Petras, Sam Smith and Harry Styles. Motown legends Smokey Robinson and Stevie Wonder will perform with country singer Chris Stapleton. Additionally, DJ Khaled and his musical collaborators (Fridayy, JAY-Z, John Legend, Lil Wayne and Rick Ross) will perform the GRAMMY-nominated “God Did.”
A segment featuring the 50th anniversary of hip hop will feature performances from: Big Boi, Busta Rhymes with Spliff Star, De La Soul, DJ Drama, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Missy Elliott, Future, GloRilla, Grandmaster Flash, Grandmaster Mele Mel & Scorpio/Ethiopian King, Ice-T, Lil Baby, Lil Wayne, The Lox, Method Man, Nelly, Public Enemy, Queen Latifah, Rahiem, Rakim, RUN-DMC, Salt-N-Pepa and Spinderella, Scarface, Swizz Beatz and Too $hort.
LL COOL J will introduce the segment, perform and give a dedication to hip hop. Questlove will serve as producer and musical director, music will be provided by The Roots and Black Thought will narrate.
The In Memoriam segment will pay tribute to artists who have passed away this year. Performances include Kacey Musgraves performing “Coal Miner’s Daughter” in a tribute to Loretta Lynn; Sheryl Crow, Mick Fleetwood and Bonnie Raitt honoring Christine McVie with “Songbird”; and Maverick City Music joining Quavo for “Without You” as they remember the life and legacy of Takeoff.
2023 Grammy Awards Presenters Include:
First lady Jill Biden, Cardi B, James Corden, Billy Crystal, Viola Davis, Dwayne Johnson, Olivia Rodrigo and Shania Twain.