Everything You Need To Know About The 2018 GRAMMYs

Everything You Need To Know About The 2018 GRAMMYs
Laura Bracken
Laura Bracken

28 Jan 2018

The biggest night in music is almost upon us - The GRAMMYs! 

beyonce the grammys GIF by Recording Academy / GRAMMYs

Here's everything that we know about the event so far.. 

Where is it? 

The 60th GRAMMY Awards will take place in Madison Square Garden in New York City. 

Who is hosting? 

James Corden is returning as host this year. 

james corden thank you GIF by The Late Late Show with James Corden

Who is nominated? 

JAY-Z leads the nominations for this year with 8 nods, Kendrick is close behind him with 7 and Bruno Mars has landed himself 6. Childish Gambino, Khalid, No I.D and SZA all have five nods each. You can check out all of this year's nominees here

Who is performing? 

There's a ton of celebs taking to the stage including:

  • P!nk
  • U2
  • Sam Smith
  • Lady Gaga
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Bruno Mars
  • Cardi B
  • Luis Fonsi 
  • Daddy Yankee
  • DJ Khaled
  • Rihanna
  • Bryson Tiller 

Despite the rumours, it looks like JAY-Z won't be performing on the night. According to HITS Daily Double, 'sources' told the outlet that JAY is sitting this one out, despite being the act with the most nominations. Himself and his wife Beyoncé have been given front row seats, so he can see all of the performances.

Miley Cyrus is also reportedly performing with Elton John.


#Grammys seating chart.

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Who will be on the red carpet?

All of the biggest names walk the red carpet, and fans are dying to know what everyone will be wearing. James Corden has been getting it ready for the stars. 

Will the #MeToo movement be mentioned? 

James Corden has confirmed that Sunday's award show will allocate time so artists can express their solidarity with the Me Too movement that has been sweeping Hollywood. 

He is going to wear a white rose to express solidarity with the anti-sexual harassment movements at the ceremony in Los Angeles. Halsey and Dua Lipa are among the musicians who've confirmed that they'll also be wearing the flower.