via press release:
RIHANNA, THE BAND PERRY AND USHER ADDED TO THE STELLAR LINEUP FOR “THE GRAMMY® NOMINATIONS CONCERT LIVE! — COUNTDOWN TO MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT®“
One-Hour Entertainment Special Will Feature Nominations for the 54th ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS® From the Nokia Theatre L.A.LIVE on Nov. 30
Following the One-Hour Live Broadcast, Guests Will Experience
an Exclusive Concert by The Band Perry
CHEAT TWEET: .@rihanna @thebandperry & @UsherRaymondIV set to perform on Grammy Nominations Concert #GRAMMY, 11/30 @ 10pm http://bit.ly/vMfbID
Three-time GRAMMY® Award winner Rihanna, country music sensation The Band Perry and seven-time GRAMMY winner Usher are the latest performers added to the stellar lineup for THE GRAMMY NOMINATIONS CONCERT LIVE! — COUNTDOWN TO MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT®.The special will be broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on Wednesday, Nov. 30 (10:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.
Previously announced performers are country artist Jason Aldean, five-time GRAMMY winner Lady Gaga, three-time GRAMMY winnerLudacris, GRAMMY winner Lupe Fiasco and GRAMMY-winning duo Sugarland. Two-time GRAMMY winner LL COOL J is once again set to host.
In addition to unveiling nominations for the 54th GRAMMY Awards, THE GRAMMY NOMINATIONS CONCERT LIVE! will feature a special live announcement from an iconic group regarding their historic band reunion set to take place on the GRAMMY stage on Feb. 12, 2012.
The show will announce nominations in several categories as well as feature performances by past GRAMMY winners and/or nominees. This marks the fourth consecutive year that nominations for the annual GRAMMY Awards will be announced live on primetime television, setting the stage for the annual GRAMMY Awards telecast.
Following the one-hour live broadcast, guests will experience an exclusive concert by The Band Perry. Tickets for THE GRAMMY NOMINATIONS CONCERT LIVE! — COUNTDOWN TO MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT are on sale now and are available online athttp://www.nokiatheatrelalive.com and via Ticketmaster charge-by-phone lines at 800-745-3000.
For discounts on groups of 10 or more, and for more information on VIP packages, visit http://www.aegtickets.com or call 877-234-8425. A portion of the proceeds from this very special evening will benefit the GRAMMY Museum®.
The road to Music’s Biggest Night begins with THE GRAMMY NOMINATIONS CONCERT LIVE! and culminates with THE 54th ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles live on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 (8:00-11:30 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.
THE GRAMMY NOMINATIONS CONCERT LIVE! — COUNTDOWN TO MUSIC’S BIGGEST NIGHT is produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures, LLC. Ken Ehrlich is the executive producer. LL COOL J is a producer.