"The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!" Set For Dec. 5

GRAMMY nominations concert to feature performances by the Band Perry, Luke Bryan, Maroon 5, Ne-Yo, and more and announce nominations in several GRAMMY categories

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The final GRAMMY countdown is upon us. The Recording Academy is set to announce nominations in several GRAMMY categories on "The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! — Countdown To Music's Biggest Night," which will take place live for the first time ever in Nashville, Tenn., at Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Dec. 5, and will be broadcast in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network from 10 – 11 p.m. ET/PT.

The concert will also feature an eclectic lineup of musical performances, including the Band Perry and Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Fun. and Janelle Monáe, Hunter Hayes, Maroon 5, Ne-Yo, and the Who. Two-time GRAMMY winner LL Cool J and six-time GRAMMY winner Taylor Swift will co-host the one-hour concert special. 

As you tune in to the nominations concert, GRAMMY.com will be the destination for an official GRAMMY nominations concert liveblog, where fans will be able to follow all the GRAMMY action and interact with fellow music fans; a nominations concert photo gallery; GRAMMY Live — Backstage At The Nominations Concert, a post-nominations concert live stream featuring interviews and conversation from Nashville; and much more. Additionally, GRAMMY.com will be the first to provide the official 55th GRAMMY nominations list, which will reveal all of the nominees in all 81 GRAMMY categories.

Don't miss a minute of the excitement leading up to Music's Biggest Night. Tune in to "The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! — Countdown To Music's Biggest Night" and join the conversation at GRAMMY.com.

The road to Music's Biggest Night begins with "The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!" and culminates with the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards, live from Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, and broadcast on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/PT. 

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