Tonight hosts the 54th Annual Grammy Awards. Broadcasting following Whitney Houston’s death has made the yearly occasion both celebratory and somber.
LL Cool J will host the event, with nominated acts Adele, Rihanna, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj and Chris Brown performing. Alicia Keys and Bonnie Raitt are honoring the late Etta James, and Jennifer Hudson and Chaka Khan has been enlisted last minute to tribute Houston. Reportedly, Beyoncé and Patti Labelle will also participate in the tribute.
View videos of the performers below…
Chris Brown – “Turn Up the Music” & “Beautiful People”
Bruno Mars – “Runaway Baby”
Rihanna & Coldplay “We Found Love,” “Princess of China” & “Paradise”
Alicia Keys & Bonnie Raitt – Etta James Tribute
Kelly Clarkson & Jason Aldean – “Don’t You Wanna Stay?”
Nicki Minaj – “Roman Holiday”
Jennifer Hudson ‘Whitney Houston Tribute’
Adele – “Rolling In The Deep”