The show will be broadcast live on CBS on the East Coast from 8 to 11:30 p.m. Eastern Time and will air on the West Coast on tape delay from 8 to 11:30 p.m. Pacific Time.
The red carpet, perhaps of a much more mild variety, begins at 12 p.m. Pacific time but will start filling up with talent at about 2 p.m.
Ten awards are doled out during the three-hour televised show, which will consist of collaborative performances by legends and pop stars. This year's musical pairings include Miguel and Wiz Khalifa; Bruno Mars, Rihanna and Sting; Elton John and Ed Sheeran; the Black Keys and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and a Levon Helm tribute performed by Mavis Staples, Brittany Howard and Mumford & Sons. Click here for a full rundown of what to look forward to, or dread.
Musician, actor and two-time Grammy Award winner LL Cool J will return to host the concert-style ceremony for a second time.
The pre-telecast announcement of about 70 winners will be streamed online at Grammys.com and CBS from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Pacific Time. It will take place next door to Staples Center at the Nokia Theatre and be hosted by David Alan Grier, who is nominated for a Grammy this year in the musical theater category for the play "The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess."
This year, indie-rock trio Fun. and R&B/hip-hop star Frank Ocean lead the nominations with six nods apiece mostly in the top Grammy categories. Fun. and Ocean are up against the Black Keys, Jack White and Mumford & Sons for album of the year.
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