Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Kanye West to Perform Twice at the Grammys

According to Variety, Kanye West will put on two performances at Sunday’s 57th Grammy Awards ceremony, including a collaborative performance with Paul McCartney and Rihanna.  The 21-time Grammy winner, who is nominated this year with Charlie Wilson for best rap/sung collaboration and best rap song for “Bound 2,” will give a solo performance along with his set with McCartney and Rihanna, who recently worked with the rapper on “FourFive Seconds.” McCartney also collaborated with West on “Only One,” West’s first single released since his sixth studio album “Yeezus.”  The trio joins previously announced performers including AC/DC, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, Eric Church, Common and John Legend, Hozier and Annie Lennox, Jessie J and Tom Jones, Madonna, Miranda Lambert, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Usher and Pharrell Williams.  The Grammys, hosted by LL Cool J, are set for 5 p.m. Sunday on CBS.

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