When is the Grammys on? How can I watch the Grammys in the UK?

All you need to know about the 60th Grammys, the music industry's biggest night of the year.

The Grammys return in February and this year it’s a big one – its 60th. Celebrating the absolute best in music and featuring some phenomenal performances, hype is already building for this internationally renowned awards show.

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Find out when the Grammys are on, how you can watch it in the UK and much more below…

When is the Grammys on this year?

This year the Grammys is on Sunday January 28 at Madison Square Garden, New York. This will be the first time the Grammys have been hold in New York since 2003, having been held in Los Angeles in recent years.

Who is hosting the Grammys in 2018?

james corden

This year Britain's own James Corden will be presenting the Grammys. This is the second time Corden has hosted the awards after he was praised across the board for his 2017 hosting duties.

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Who will be performing at the Grammys?

kendrick lamar

This year, confirmed Grammys performers include:

  • Sam Smith
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • U2
  • Miley Cyrus
  • Elton John
  • Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee
  • Bruno Mars
  • Cardi B
  • Kesha
  • SZA
  • Lady Gaga
  • Pink
  • Childish Gambino
  • Little Big Town
  • Patti LuPone and Ben Platt

Who is nominated?

jay z

This year Jay Z leads the Grammys nominations pack, nominated for eight award. He's followed by Kendrick Lamar who has an impressive seven nominations and Bruno Mars with six; Childish Gambino, SZA, Khalid, No I.D. are each nominated for five Grammys.

[Read more: 2017 Grammy Nominees list]

The awards and their nominees include:

Record Of The Year:

Redbone — Childish Gambino

Despacito — Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber

The Story Of O.J. — Jay-Z

HUMBLE — Kendrick Lamar

24K Magic — Bruno Mars

Album Of The Year:

Awaken, My Love! — Childish Gambino

4:44 — Jay-Z

DAMN. — Kendrick Lamar

Melodrama — Lorde

24K Magic — Bruno Mars

Song Of The Year:

Despacito — Ramón Ayala, Justin Bieber, Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd, Erika Ender, Luis Fonsi & Marty James Garton, songwriters (Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber)

4:44 — Shawn Carter & Dion Wilson, songwriters (Jay-Z)

Issues — Benny Blanco, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen, Julia Michaels & Justin Drew Tranter, songwriters (Julia Michaels)

1-800-273-8255 — Alessia Caracciolo, Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, Arjun Ivatury & Khalid Robinson, songwriters (Logic Featuring Alessia Cara & Khalid)

That’s What I Like — Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus & Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)

Best New Artist:

Alessia Cara


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Julia Michaels


For a full list of the 60th Grammys nominations, click here.

How can I watch the Grammys in the UK?

The Grammys are exclusively aired in the UK on 4Music on Monday January 29 from 7pm. 

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