Nigerian music icon, Burna Boy, will be performing at the 63rd Grammy Awards ceremony, which will hold on March 14, 2021.
The premiere ceremony will be hosted by American singer, and three-time Grammy nominee, Jhené Aiko.
According to the Academy, “all of the premiere ceremony performers and the host are nominated this year, as are most of the presenters.”
Burna Boy has been nominated in the category for the ‘Best Global Music Album’ for his ‘Twice As Tall’ album, which was released on 12 August 2020.
The 63rd Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony will feature several performances by current Grammy nominees like Rufus Wainwright, Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science, Poppy and many others.
There will be a tribute performance celebrating the 50th anniversary of the classic Marvin Gaye track “Mercy, Mercy Me (The Ecology)” to kick off the ceremony.
Also, music fans will be given unprecedented digital access to GRAMMY Awards content with GRAMMY Live, which will stream internationally on GRAMMY.com and via Facebook Live.
The event will stream all day on Sunday, March 14, including during and after the GRAMMY Awards evening telecast which includes behind the scenes with backstage experiences.
“The Daily Show” host and GRAMMY-nominated comedian, Trevor Noah, will be hosting the 2021 Award event.