Usher
1.21.2015

Usher, Pharrell, Common, John Legend, & Sam Smith to Perform at Grammys

Music’s Biggest Night is getting even bigger. Usher, Pharrell Williams, Common, John Legend, and Sam Smith have joined the lineup for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards.

Eight-time Grammy winner and four-time nominee this year, Usher, will return to the Grammy stage, while Sam Smith makes his Grammy debut. The British crooner leads the pack with six nominations including Album and Record of the Year.

Pharrell, who has six nominations of his own, will bring some sunshine to the stage with his Grammy-nominated album G I R L.

Fresh off their Oscar nomination, Common and John Legend will team up to perform “Glory” from the film Selma. Common is up for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for “Blak Majik” and Best Rap Album for Nobody’s Smiling, while Legend is nominated twice.

They join other performers including Madonna, Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, Miranda Lambert, AC/DC, and Eric Church.

LL Cool J will return to host the 57th Annual Grammy Awards, which will air live on Sunday, Feb. 8 from Staples Center in Los Angeles.