Alicia Keys, Dave Chapelle will present at 48th GRAMMYs Telecast
阅读提示：唱片学会宣布拥有着多项格莱美奖的说唱界天王Shawn "Jaz-Z" Carter将与同是格莱美奖获得者的新金属摇滚大腕Linkin Park一同表演——因为他们2005年的创举性合作出版的专辑《Numb/Encore》。最新公布的颁奖人名单里还出现了格莱美提名者Alicia Keys和喜剧演员Dave Chappelle的名字。与此同时，最佳当代世界音乐专辑奖提名乐人Anoushka Shankar奖在Grammy电视直播预演中亮相演出。www.grammy.yahoo.com将对格莱美盛况全程进行网上直播与报道。
The Recording Academy announced today multiple GRAMMY winner/rapper/mogul Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter will perform with GRAMMY-winning rockers Linkin Park —nominated for a GRAMMY for their groundbreaking collaboration ("Numb/Encore") — for what is destined to be an electrifying performance. Newly announced presenters include GRAMMY nominee Alicia Keys and comedian/actor Dave Chappelle. Nominee Anoushka Shankar — up for Best Contemporary World Music Album (Rise) — will perform during the GRAMMY Pre-Telecast ceremony.
These outstanding artists join previously announced performers Mariah Carey, John Legend and Kanye West — all with eight nominations each; Madonna with Gorillaz; Paul McCartney; Kelly Clarkson (who also is an honorary member of The Academy's What's The Download Board); Bruce Springsteen; U2 and Mary J. Blige; Coldplay; Faith Hill and Keith Urban; Christina Aguilera and Herbie Hancock; Sugarland; Jamie Foxx with Kanye West; an all-star tribute to Sly And The Family Stone featuring Maroon 5, Will.I.Am of the Black Eyed Peas, Robert Randolph, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Joss Stone, John Legend, Ciara and Devin Lima; and nominee Hezekiah Walker & Love Fellowship Choir join Mariah Carey. Previously announced presenters include Big & Rich, Chris Brown, Michael Bublé, Common (who also is an honorary What's The Download Board member), Jenna Elfman, Destiny's Child, Matt Dillon, Tom Hanks, Teri Hatcher, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Terrence Howard, Queen Latifah, Ludacris, Bonnie Raitt, and James Taylor.
As previously announced, hosting the Pre-Telecast are revered rock guitarist Steve Vai and TV personality Giselle Fernandez; presenters for the Pre-Telecast include nominees Jars Of Clay, Shirley Caesar, Nnenna Freelon, Delbert McClinton; and K-Mozart radio personality and conductor/composer John Santana. Pop vocalist Michael Bublé will be featured in a performance during the Pre-Telecast as well.
The GRAMMY Awards — the music industry's premier event — will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 8, at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network at 8 p.m. (ET/PT). The show also will be supported on radio via Westwood One worldwide, and covered online at www.grammy.yahoo.com.