Alicia Keys To Host Grammy Awards For A Second Time
SANTA MONICA, CA — Alicia Keys will host the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Jan. 26, the Recording Academy announced Thursday.
Keys, a 15-time Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and producer, hosted the award ceremony last year. Last year’s ceremony was met with praise from fans and critics alike, according to the statement.
Grammy nominees will be revealed on Wednesday, Nov. 20, the Academy said in a statement.
“At first I did think last year was a one-time thing but when the opportunity came back around there was no question about returning as host of the Grammy Awards,” Keys said. “Last year was such a powerful experience for me. Not only did I feel the love in the room, but I felt it from around the world and it confirmed the healing and unifying power of music.”
The 62nd Annual Grammy awards will take place at the Staples Center, and broadcast live on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. The Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony will be held at the Microsoft Theater at 3:30 p.m. ET/12:30 p.m. PT.