RECORDING ACADEMY(TM) AND CBS ANNOUNCE DATES FOR THE GRAMMY AWARDS(R) IN 2020 AND 2021
"The 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards(R)" to Air Live on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020
"The 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards(R)" to Air Live on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021
The Recording Academy(TM) and CBS announced today the dates for the GRAMMY AWARDS(R) in 2020 and 2021. THE 62nd ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS(R) will air on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. In 2021, THE 63rd ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS(R) will air on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021.
"Los Angeles loves the GRAMMYs - a celebration of the artists who transform how we think about music, and the behind-the-boards talent that makes their excellence possible. The music industry is integral to L.A.'s economy, and reflects the spirit of the city itself: diverse, imaginative and always ready to break new ground. We are thrilled to welcome the GRAMMYs back to the creative capital of the world, and look forward to hosting the awards for years to come," said Mayor Eric Garcetti.
Nominations for the 61ST ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS(R) will be announced in all 84 categories on Wednesday, Dec. 5 and will honor the best in recordings released between Oct. 1, 2017 and Sept. 30, 2018. The special airs Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019 (8:00-11:30 PM, live ET/5:00-8:30 PM, live PT) on the CBS Television Network.
Key dates and deadlines for the 61ST GRAMMY AWARDS process and GRAMMY Week events are as follows:
Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018
First Round of Voting Opens
Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018
First Round of Voting Closes
Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018
Nominees Announced for 61ST ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS
Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018
Final Round of Voting Opens
Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019
Final Round of Voting Closes
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019
Producers & Engineers Wing(R) GRAMMY Week celebration
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019
Music Educator Award(TM) Presentation
GRAMMY In The Schools(R) Live!
Friday, Feb. 8, 2019
Entertainment Law Initiative(R) Event & Scholarship Presentation
MusiCares(R) Person of the Year
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019
GRAMMY Nominees Reception
Clive Davis' and the Recording Academy's Pre-GRAMMY Gala
Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019
GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony(R)
61ST ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS
About the Recording Academy
The Recording Academy represents the voices of performers, songwriters, producers, engineers, and all music professionals. Dedicated to ensuring the recording arts remain a thriving part of our shared cultural heritage, the Academy honors music's history while investing in its future through the GRAMMY Museum(R), advocates on behalf of music creators, supports music people in times of need through MusiCares, and celebrates artistic excellence through the GRAMMY Awards - music's only peer-recognized accolade and highest achievement. As the world's leading society of music professionals, we work year-round to foster a more inspiring world for creators.