Andra Day & Ellie Goulding to perform Together at GRAMMY® Awards


photo-credit-myriam-santos-extralarge_1445276799254Continuing its tradition of pairing artists in never-before-seen GRAMMY® Moments, The Recording Academy® reveals a series of collaborations featuring several GRAMMY newcomers, including nominees Andra Day and Ellie Goulding.

This will mark the GRAMMY debuts for Andra Day and Ellie Goulding.

Andra Day is nominated for two awards in the R&B Field: Best R&B Performance for “Rise Up” and Best R&B Album for Cheers To The Fall.

Ellie Goulding has one nomination: Best Pop Solo Performance for “Love Me Like You Do.” The song is also nominated for Best Song Written For Visual Media.

Andra recently covered Kendrick Lamar‘s “No Make-Up (Her Vice).”

Entertainment icon and two-time GRAMMY winner LL COOL J is set to host Music’s Biggest Night® for the fifth consecutive year. Taking place at Staples Center in Los Angeles, the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards® will be broadcast live in HDTV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network, Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.

Adele, Kendrick Lamar and The Weeknd are among some of the performers already announced to perform. Additional performers will be announced shortly. A special tribute to 2016 MusiCares® Person of the Year Lionel Richie will highlight the GRAMMY winner’s wide-ranging career.

Tune in to American Idol tonight at 8PM to hear Andra Day’s “Rise Up” featured in the show as well as a flashback to Melanie Tierce’s audition.