THE BAND PERRY, ARIANA GRANDE, LADY GAGA AND JOHN LEGEND TO PERFORM ON "STEVIE WONDER: SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE - AN ALL-STAR GRAMMY(R) SALUTE," MONDAY, FEB. 16 ON CBS
Two-Time GRAMMY Award Winner LL COOL J to Host
Music Stars Will Perform Iconic Songs by the 25-Time GRAMMY Award Winner
Current 57TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS(R) nominees The Band Perry, Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, and John Legend have been added to the list of performers for STEVIE WONDER: SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE - AN ALL-STAR GRAMMY SALUTE. They join previously announced performers Janelle Monáe, Ed Sheeran and Usher. The primetime special, presented by The Recording Academy(R), AEG Ehrlich Ventures and CBS, will pay homage to Wonder's iconic career with superstar performances celebrating his incomparable songbook. The live concert takes place at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on Tuesday, Feb. 10. Tickets are on sale now at AXS.com, and the two-hour special will be broadcast Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/ PT) on the CBS Television Network. Two-time GRAMMY Award winner LL COOL J will host this very special tribute.
A 25-time GRAMMY Award winner, Wonder is the only artist to have received Album Of The Year honors for three out of four consecutive years with Innervisions (1973), Fulfillingness' First Finale (1974) and Songs In The Key Of Life (1976).
"Stevie Wonder is an icon who forever changed the world of music with his extraordinary gifts, pure talent, kind spirit and incredible sense of humor," said LL COOL J. "I am honored to host this special show filled with incredible talent as we pay homage to the one and only Stevie Wonder."
For ticketing information, including VIP ticket packages and group sales, call 877-234-8425 or email email@example.com. Additional performers and presenters will be announced shortly.
STEVIE WONDER: SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE - AN ALL-STAR GRAMMY SALUTE is produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures for The Recording Academy. Ken Ehrlich is executive producer, Leon Knoles is director, and David Wild and Ken Ehrlich are writers.
About The Recording Academy
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