U2, Kid Rock, Robert Plant and Allison Krauss to Rock the Grammys
Posted by Michael Mueller on January 29, 2009 at 8:55 AM
U2, Kid Rock, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, and Rihanna are the latest performers announced for the 51st Annual Grammy Awards. They join previously announced performers Kenny Chesney, Coldplay, Jennifer Hudson, Jonas Brothers, Paul McCartney (with special guest drummer Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters), Katy Perry, Radiohead, Justin Timberlake, Carrie Underwood, and Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, T.I., and Kanye West in a special performance of their hit single "Swagga Like Us." Presenters include actor Simon Baker (CBS' "The Mentalist"), actor/musician Jack Black, Duffy, Josh Groban, Charlie Haden, actor Samuel L. Jackson and Gwyneth Paltrow. The music industry's premier event will take place live on Sunday, Feb. 8, at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast on CBS from 8-11:30 p.m. EST. Additional performers, presenters and special segments will be announced soon.