Madonna, Gorillaz To Perform On 48th GRAMMY Awards Telecast
阅读提示：据美国录音学会报道，五次格莱美奖获得者麦当娜，将和Gorillaz将联手在48届格莱美现场的电视转播上做世界首演。历来格莱美就喜欢搞些激动人心的“格莱美时刻”，这次当然也不例外。众所周知Gorillaz是由Blur乐队主唱为首和一帮Hip-Hop艺人搞出来的动画音乐组合，而这次Gorillaz将首次以3-D的动画造型出现在电视网上。Gorillaz已获“年度录音”、“最佳流行与歌手合作”、“最佳短音乐电视”（"Feel Good Inc."）和最佳都市/另类表演奖("Dirty Harry")的提名。其他将出席宣布颁奖典礼的名人有分别获得八项提名的Mariah Carey, John Legend 和 Kanye West ，Bruce Springsteen；U2和Mary J Blige; Coldplay; Faith Hill 和 Keith Urban; Christina Aguilera 和 Herbie Hancock; Sugarland; Jamie Foxx with Kanye West 等等。
Madonna and Gorillaz will make their world debut performing together on one stage during the 48th Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast, The Recording Academy announced today. In keeping with the tradition of creating exciting "GRAMMY moments," GRAMMY-nominated Gorillaz will be joined onstage for the first time by worldwide megastar and five-time GRAMMY-winner Madonna in an exclusive GRAMMY segment. Gorillaz will appear in 3-D animated color for the first time on network television. They currently are nominated for Record Of The Year, Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals, and Best Short Form Music Video ("Feel Good Inc." featuring De La Soul) and Best Urban/Alternative Performance ("Dirty Harry" featuring Bootie Brown).
Newly announced presenters include current GRAMMY nominees pop vocalist Michael Bublé (who also will be featured in a performance during the GRAMMY Pre-Telecast ceremony) and rapper/actor Common; as well as last year's GRAMMY host Queen Latifah, Academy Award® Nominee Matt Dillon and rapper/actor Ludacris.
These superstar artists join previously announced performers Mariah Carey, John Legend and Kanye West — all with eight nominations each; 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 and John Legend; and current two-time nominee Hezekiah Walker & Love Fellowship Choir join Mariah Carey. Previously announced presenters include Big & Rich, Tom Hanks, and Terrence Howard. Additional performers, presenters and special segments will be announced soon.
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.