Alicia Keys, Maroon 5 and Frank Ocean Added to Grammys Lineup
Maroon 5 and Alicia Keys will team up for a special performance at this
year's Grammy Awards, with rising R&B star Frank Ocean also slated to
perform when the show airs live on February 10th.
While Keys isn't up for any awards this year – her latest effort Girl On
Fire will be eligible next year – Maroon 5 is up for Best Pop Duo/Group
Performance for "Payphone," while their record Overexposed will compete
for best Pop Vocal Album. Ocean nabbed an impressive six nods, including
Best New Artist, Record of the Year for "Thinkin Bout You," and his debut
Channel Orange is up for Album of the Year and Best Urban Contemporary
The Grammys also announced their first wave of presenters, a list that
includes actor Neil Patrick Harris, Carly Rae Jepsen, Katy Perry, Tim
McGraw and Keith Urban.
Ocean, Keys and Maroon 5 join an already impressive Grammys lineup, which
will feature Justin Timberlake along with performances from nominees like
Jack White, Taylor Swift, Mumford & Sons, fun., Rihanna, Carrie
Underwood, the Lumineers and the Black Keys. You can check out this
year's other nominees as well.