Bruno Mars, Cardi B, Kesha join list of 2018 Grammy Award performers
UPI News Service, 01/11/2018
Bruno Mars, Cardi B and Kesha are among the additional performers announced to be taking the stage at the 2018 Grammy Awards.
Artists added to the performance lineup also include Grammy nominees Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, SZA, Alessia Cara, Khalid and Logic, the Recording Academy announced Wednesday.
The group joins a star-studded performance lineup that already includes Lady Gaga, Pink, Little Big Town, Childish Gambino, Patti LuPone and Ben Platt.
Mars, who will be performing alongside Cardi B at the awards show after the duo recently collaborated on the remix to "Finesse," is nominated for Album of the Year and Best R&B Album for 24K Magic, as well as Record Of The Year for "24K Magic" and Song of the Year, Best R&B Performance and Best R&B Song for "That's What I Like."
Cardi B's hit song "Bodak Yellow" is nominated for Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song.
Kesha is nominated for Best Pop Solo Performance for her song "Praying" and Best Pop Vocal Album for Rainbow.
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee of "Despacito" fame will also be performing together, as well as Logic, Alessia Cara and Khalid of "1-800-273-8255" fame who will be taking the stage together alongside a group of suicide attempt and loss survivors selected by the National Suicide Prevention in order to deliver a special message.
The Grammys, hosted by Late Late Show host James Corden, is scheduled to air Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m. ET on CBS.
Copyright 2018 United Press International, Inc. (UPI). Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.