Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Childish Gambino Turn Down Grammys Performances

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Alicia Keys will be hosting the 61st Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles this year.

If that's not reason enough to tune in on Sunday night, the list of performers at the GRAMMYs is sure to make this event the hottest ticket in town.

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How to watch the Grammys Who's hosting the Grammys? . She's nominated for her Sweetener album and "God Is a Woman" song. The organization awards approximately 70 winners during the show's Premiere Ceremony at 1 p.m., which features categories such as producer of the year, best metal performance, best rap performance and best country song. Keys has promised to craft a show that champions an "amazing energy" and celebration.

Keys announced that she'd be hosting the show in a video posted to her YouTube channel. Just think of Album of the Year as the Grammy's Best Picture award, going to the year's absolute best musical work of art. He won't be performing on the telecast (alongside acts such as Ariana Grande, Drake, and Kendrick Lamar), but he is hitting the pre-ceremony party circuit.

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Current nominees Chloe x Halle, Grammy victor Lady Gaga, Grammy victor Mark Ronson and Grammy nominee Travis Scott are set to perform Sunday. Expect to see Kelsea Ballerini, Leon Bridges, Luke Combs, Charlie Wilson, Alessia Cara, Julian Edelman, Eve, John Mayer, Bob Newhart, Smokey Robinson, Swizz Beatz, Meghan Trainor, Kane Brown, BTS, Cedric the Entertainer, Nina Dobrev, Anna Kendrick, Jada Pinkett Smith and Wilmer Valderrama take the stage to present the night's awards.

Who's nominated for Grammys this year?

. Brandi Carlile is up for six awards, while Lady Gaga, Cardi B, Maren Morris and H.E.R. each have five nominations.

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Grammy winners Yolanda Adams, Fantasia and past Grammy nominee Andra Day will honor the legendary Aretha Franklin.

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