Prince & George Michael to be Honored at 59th Annual Grammy Awards
Plans have been announced by the recording academy to honor 7-time Grammy winner Prince and 2-time Grammy winner George Michael with two memorable tributes this Sunday, Feb. 12th on the 59th Annual Grammy Awards.
“Specific details for the tribute performances, including who will participate in each, have yet to be disclosed” according to the academy’s website.
The music industry’s biggest night will feature favorite performances by Adele, The Weeknd, Daft Punk, Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys, Metallica, Katy Perry, Chance The Rapper, Tori Kelly, John Legend, Demi Lovato, Anderson .Paak, Carrie Underwood, Gary Clark Jr., Little Big Town, Sturgill Simpson, Keith Urban, and more.
Also, the Grammy’s will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the soundtrack “Saturday Night Fever” presenting “Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy Salute to the music of the Bee Gees. Artists paying tribute will be DNCE, Nick Jonas, Tori Kelly, John Legend, Demi Lovato, Penatonix, Celine Dion and more. The Bee Gees co-founder, Barry Gibb will also perform.
James Corden of CBS’s The Late Late Show will host the 59th Annual Grammy Awards on CBS Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 7pm Central/ 8pm Eastern.