One of the biggest nights in music is about to begin, and some people want to make sure they can catch the 57th annual Grammy Awards presentation on CBS live Sunday at 8 p.m. EST from the Staples Center in Los Angeles no matter where they are. Viewers can watch the event online through a live stream, courtesy of CBS.
All the biggest celebrities are expected to attend the event hosted by LL Cool J. The rapper-turned-actor has had plenty of practice with the hosting gig, with this being his fourth consecutive year.
LL Cool J, whose real name is James Todd Smith, has been promoting the show via his official Instagram and Twitter accounts since the Super Bowl ended. “Only 4 days left,” he wrote, sharing the hashtags, “theGRAMMYs,” “GRAMMYcountdown” and “WhoAreYouExcitedToSee.”
For the big award of the night -- album of the year -- the nominees are Beck for “Morning Phase,” Beyoncé for “Beyoncé,” Ed Sheeran for “X,” Sam Smith for “In the Lonely Hour” and Pharrell Williams for “Girl.”
There will be performances by Eric Church, Common, Ariana Grande, Miranda Lambert, John Legend, Madonna, Ed Sheeran and Usher, as well as Smith and Williams, but that’s not all. A few surprise performers will be added to the list during the big show.
However, there’s already plenty to be excited about. Common said the intro to his song “Glory” from “Selma” is amazing. “We do have an incredible introduction to our performance,” Common told Us Weekly last week. “A segue into our song ‘Glory,’ as a tribute to ‘Selma,’ being done by the great Beyoncé. That’s one of the greatest talents you can have, helping us segue into it. To co-create a performance with someone like her, it’s good.”
Click here for the full list of 2015 Grammy Award nominees.
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