It’s the 2016 Grammy Awards and, according to E! News, Taylor Swift is opening up the show with a “secret performance.” With LL Cool J returning as host, it is sure to be an eventful night full of tributes, technology and A-list artists. Get the details on the biggest night in music below.
DATE: February 15, 2016
SHOW TIME: 8 p.m. ET – 11:30 p.m. ET
TV CHANNEL: CBS – Check with your local TV provider (Verizon FIOS, Optimum, etc.) for the exact channel number. You can also click here to check out all CBS affiliate stations in various locations.
LOCATION: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California
CBS RED CARPET TIME: At 7 p.m. ET, the Grammys Red Carpet Live airs on CBS until show time begins.
E! RED CARPET TIME: E!’s Golden Globes coverage starts Sunday at 4 p.m. ET with their Countdown to the Grammy Awards. At 6 p.m. ET airs the Live! From the Red Carpet Special. Plus, watch E! After Party: The 2016 Grammy Awards at 11:30 p.m. ET.
PRESENTERS: Cam, Stephen Colbert, Common, James Corden, Kaley Cuoco, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande, Ice Cube, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Anna Kendrick, Seth MacFarlane, Ryan Seacrest, Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith.
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD RECIPIENT: Rev Run
Generally, the awards are held on a Sunday, but with Presidents’ Day being today, it looks like the awards show is taking advantage of the long weekend.
Kendrick Lamar has received the most nominations this year, at eleven.