The ceremony will be hosted by Jhene Aiko.
Other performers at the event include jazz band Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science, blues musician Jimmy “Duck” Holmes, classical pianist Igor Levit, Latin electropop musician, Lido Pimienta, singer, songwriter and performance artist, Poppy,and singer, songwriter and composer Rufus Wainwright.
The 63rd GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony will precede the 2021 GRAMMY Awards show and will take place Sunday, March 14. The event will be streamed live internationally via GRAMMY.com.
Kicking off the event will be a tribute performance celebrating the 50th anniversary of the classic Marvin Gaye track “Mercy, Mercy Me (The Ecology).”
The special all-nominee ensemble performance will feature Afro-Peruvian Jazz Orchestra, Thana Alexa, Camilo, Regina Carter, Ledisi, PJ Morton, Gregory Porter, Grace Potter and Kamasi Washington.