This year’s fest will feature Paul McCartney for the very first time, along with Metallica and Florence and the Machine as headliners.
Rock in Rio will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year with a show in Las Vegas. Sam Smith, Charli XCX, Jessie J and Bleachers have been added to the lineup.
HBO will allow cable providers to broadcast the live event to nonsubscribers free of charge.
The dual-weekend festival will separate artists by genre, with rock acts playing May 8-9, followed by pop acts May 15-16.
Metallica, Shakira and Katy Perry also earned records in the latest edition of the book, out next week.
This year it seemed like the words “And the GRAMMY goes too” were hardly uttered during the night’s live broadcast, leaving plenty of room for the performances, which there were 20 of. All of which we ranked.
GRAMMYs exec producer Ken Ehrlich on how Kendrick suggested a collabo with Imagine Dragons and what goes into getting Beatles together.
Another January day, another round of GRAMMY performer announcements. Metallica, Lorde, Katy Perry and Robin Thicke with Chicago will take the stage later this month.