Washington D.C. [USA]: The Recording Academy recently announced the first group of artists to perform at the 2019 Grammy Awards.
Grammy nominees Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Post Malone, Shawn Mendes, Dan + Shay, Janelle Monae and Kacey Musgraves will perform at this year’s award ceremony, reported Variety. Cabello will make her Grammy performance debut at the award ceremony where she has been nominated for Best Pop Solo Performance (‘Havana [Live]’) and Best Pop Vocal Album (Camila).
Cardi B is nominated for Record of the Year (‘I Like It’), Album of the Year (‘Invasion of Privacy’), Best Pop Duo/Group Performance with Maroon 5 (‘Girls Like You’), Best Rap Performance (‘Be Careful’), and Best Rap Album (‘Invasion Of Privacy’). Mendes will also be performing at the Grammy for the first time, where he’ll be vying for Song Of The Year (‘In My Blood’) and Best Pop Vocal Album (Shawn Mendes). Two-time nominee Monáe is nominated for Album Of The Year (‘Dirty Computer’) and Best Music Video (‘Pynk’).
First-time Grammy nominees Dan + Shay are up for Best Country Duo/Group Performance (‘Tequila’). First-time nominee Malone has received four nominations, Record Of The Year (‘Rockstar’ with 21 Savage), Album Of The Year (‘Beerbongs & Bentleys’), Best Pop Solo Performance (‘Better Now’), and Best Rap/Sung Performance (‘Rockstar’).
Musgraves is up for four awards: Album of the Year (‘Golden Hour’), Best Country Solo Performance (‘Butterflies’), Best Country Song (‘Space Cowboy’), and Best Country Album (‘Golden Hour’). The big night will be hosted by Alicia Keys at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, which will air on CBS on February 10, 2019.