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Nominations for the 62nd annual event will be announced later this month.
Keys hosted the award ceremony last year, and her upcoming repeat appearance makes her the third woman ever to host more than once, the outlet “At first, I did think last year was a one-time thing, but when the opportunity came back around, there was no question about returning as host ,” Keys said
Alicia Keys will return as the host of the 62nd annual Grammy Awards.
Keys hosted the awards show for the first time in 2019. She will become the third woman and the first female music star to host the show twice. Keys has won 15 Grammy awards and is second only to Paul Simon as the Grammys host with the most trophies.
The 2020 Grammys will be the last to be overseen by longtime producer Ken Ehrlich, with “Late Late Show With James Corden” executive producer Ben Winston set to take over the awards show for its 63rd round.
The 62nd edition of the show will air live on CBS on Jan. 26.
Keys was announced today as a performer at the 20th annual Latin Grammy Awards on Nov. 14, along with Miguel, Beto Cuevas, Residente, Calibre 50 and Prince Royce, among others. Presenters include Ángela Aguilar, Eduardo Cabra (Visitante), Sofia Carson and Emilio Estefan. A special moment with Thalia is also on the agenda.
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In 2019, South Korean group BTS continued to slash through records with ease and sell out stadiums across the world. Their most recent EP, Map of the Soul: Persona, released in April, became their third to reach No. 1 in the country in less than an year, a feat only matched by The Beatles. But to the surprise of critics and fans (called ARMY) alike, this morning the septet was not nominated for any awards at the 2020 Grammys.
Alicia Keys will return as the host of the Grammy Awards in 2020 . After making a well-received debut as host at the 61st annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 10, Keys will do the honors again for the 62nd annual Grammys , which are set to air Jan. 26. "At first, I did think last year was a one-time thing
Keys will make Grammy history by becoming the first female recording artist to host the annual music awards show more than once. Back: The Recording Academy announced on Wednesday that Alicia Keys will return as host of the 62nd Grammy Awards in 2020 .
During the 2019 Grammy Awards, Keys sang a medley of songs that she wished she’d written, beginning with Scott Joplin’s “Maple Leaf Rag.” She played on two grand pianos, one black, one white, sitting between them on a stool. “I wanna welcome you to Club Keys,” she said.
“I’ve been thinking so much about the people and the music that have inspired me, and I want to give a shout out to Hazel Scott because I always wanted to play two pianos. You know those songs that live inside of you and live inside of me, and you just love it so much, because it was done so well that you wish you wrote it. That’s how I feel about these songs. I wish I wrote ’em.”
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Alicia Keys will return to host the Grammy Awards in 2020 . It will mark the singer’s second year in a row taking on the show’s hosting duties after she made her debut earlier this year. The 62nd annual event takes place on January 26th and will broadcast live on CBS from Staples Center in Los Angeles
Alicia Keys will return as the host of the Grammy Awards in 2020 . After making her debut as host earlier this year, Keys will do the honors again for the 62nd annual Grammys , airing Jan. 26 on CBS. "At first, I did think last year was a one-time thing, but when the opportunity came back around.
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