A rock supergroup featuring Dave Grohl, Lindsey Buckingham, Nine Inch Nails and Queens of the Stage is to close Sunday night's telecast from
"We're incredibly excited about this number," said Grammys producer Ken Ehrlich in a statement to Spin. "There's nothing better than when the Grammys rock out, and to have these artists all together on one stage, doing a number that, when they presented it to us, knocked us out, is going to turn out to be one of those Grammy moments that people talk about for a long time."
Organizers didn't name the song the group will play. The players have collaborated previously in different capacities.
As a freelancer outside his bands
Buckingham played guitar on Nine Inch Nails' "Hesitation Marks," released last year. And all three acts appeared in Grohl's recent "Sound City" documentary, about the history of a vaunted Van Nuys recording studio.
The movie's soundtrack -- featuring songs by Grohl, Queens frontman Josh Homme and Buckingham's Fleetwood Mac bandmate
Speaking of McCartney, the former Beatle is also set to perform Sunday. He'll take the stage alongside Ringo Starr, in connection with the two veterans' being presented the Recording Academy's lifetime achievement award.
Other Grammy Awards performers include