Chance The Rapper

Burak Cingi/Redferns

Chance The Rapper, William BellSturgill Simpson and Grammy winners Gary Clark Jr. and Little Big Town have been added to the lineup of performers for the 2017 Grammy Awards.

Chance is nominated for five awards, including Best New Artist and Best Rap Song, in which he has three tracks in the running—his own, "No Problem," plus Kanye West's "Ultralight Beam," which features Chance, Kelly Price, Kirk Franklin and The-Dream, and "Famous," which features Chance and Rihanna.

Simpson is nominated for Album Of The Year and Best Country Album for A Sailor's Guide to Earth. Bell is nominated for Best Traditional R&B Performance and Best Americana Album for This Is Where I Live.

"Honored that the @RecordingAcad asked us to perform at the #GRAMMYs. Looking forward to celebrating," Little Big Town tweeted Thursday.

Previously announced performers include Adele, Carrie Underwood, John Legend, Daft PunkAlicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Metallica, Maren Morris, Anderson .Paak, A Tribe Called Quest and The Weeknd.

James Corden is hosting the 2017 Grammy Awards, which will air live from Staples Center in Los Angeles on CBS on Sunday, Feb. 12 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m.

  • Share
  • Tweet
  • Share

We and our partners use cookies on this site to improve our service, perform analytics, personalize advertising, measure advertising performance, and remember website preferences. By using the site, you consent to these cookies. For more information on cookies including how to manage your consent visit our Cookie Policy.