Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, and Madonna are the first performers announced for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards.
The “Love Me Harder” singer, who is nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Bang Bang” and Best Pop Vocal Album for My Everything, will perform on the Grammy stage for the first time during Music’s Biggest Night.
Pop queen Madonna will also grace the Staples Center with new material off her upcoming album Rebel Heart.
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Following his performance in 2013, Ed Sheeran will return to the Grammys. The British crooner has three nominations including Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album for x, and Best Song Written for Visual Media for “I See Fire.”
Other performers include hard rock veterans AC/DC and country rocker Eric Church.
Beyoncé and Sam Smith lead the nominations for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards, which will take place live on Sunday, Feb. 8 at Staples Center in Los Angeles.