The 2015 Grammy Awards take place this coming Sunday, February 8th, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. A number of the nominated acts will also perform during the ceremony.
Beck, who is up for Best Album, will perform alongside Coldplay frontman Chris Martin. Kanye West will team with Rihanna and Paul McCartney for the live debut of their collaborative single “FourFiveSeconds”, and will also debut a brand new solo song. Sia, whose song “Chandelier” is nominated for both Song and Record of the Year, will perform solo, while Sam Smith will team with Mary J. Blige to sing a duet from his Album of the Year-nominated LP In the Lonely Hour.
On the heels of her Super Bowl Halftime Show, Katy Perry will perform “By the Grace of God” from her latest album Prism. Other performers included AC/DC, Madonna, Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, Ariana Grande, and Usher. Additionally, Beyoncé will reportedly participate in a tribute to the film Selma alongside Common and John Legend, and John Mayer, Questlove, and Herbie Hancock will join Ed Sheeran.