Tina Turner, Beyoncé team up for Grammys


MUMBAI: Six-time Grammy winner Tina Turner will join current two-time nominee Beyoncé for a special performance; and jazz pianist Eldar, rap-rocker Kid Rock, jazz saxophonist Dave Koz and jazz/pop singer Keely Smith will also perform on the 50th Annual Grammy Awards telecast. This was announced by The Recording Academy.

Current four-time nominee Akon, actor Jason Bateman, 14-time Grammy winner Tony Bennett, Grammy winner Cher, Grammy winner and current two-time nominee Nelly Furtado, two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks, 27-time Grammy winner and 50th Grammy Celebration Ambassador Quincy Jones, actor Joe Mantegna, six-time Grammy winner Prince, nine-time Grammy winner Ringo Starr, Grammy winner Dave Stewart and 25-time Grammy winner Stevie Wonder are the latest presenters added to Music’s Biggest Night.


The Grammys will take place live on 10 February at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast in HDTV and 5.1 Surround Sound on the CBS Television Network from 8 – 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT). The show also will be supported on radio via Westwood One worldwide and XM Satellite Radio, and covered online at Grammy.com. Additional performers, presenters and special segments will continue to be announced in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Grammy Awards.