The Black Keys and Fun. will perform on the GRAMMY telecast for the first time, while Mumford & Sons, Rihanna and Swift are returning to the GRAMMY stage. Additional performers, presenters and special segments will be announced soon.
Fun. and Mumford & Sons are two of six artists this year who lead with six nominations each. Fun. are up for Record Of The Year, Song Of The Year, and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “We Are Young” (featuring Janelle Monáe); Album Of The Year and Best Pop Vocal Album for Some Nights; and Best New Artist. Mumford & Sons are nominated for Album Of The Year and Best Americana Album for Babel; Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song for “I Will Wait”; Best Song Written For Visual Media for “Learn Me Right” (From Brave); and Best Long Form Music Video forBig Easy Express.
Two-time GRAMMY winners the Black Keys have five nominations: Album Of The Year and Best Rock Album for El Camino; and Record Of The Year, Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song (along with Brian Burton aka Danger Mouse) for “Lonely Boy.” (Additionally, group member Dan Auerbach is nominated for Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical.)