The 56th Annual Grammy Awards will be held on January 26, 2014, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The show will broadcast on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/P. The show is moved to January to avoid competing against the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. The nominations were announced on December 6, 2013. Some of them were featured during a live televised concert, The Grammy Nominations Concert Live – Countdown to Music’s Biggest Night.
Carole King will be honored as MusiCares Person of the Year on January 24, two days prior to the Grammy Awards. With her nomination for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration, for “Part II (On the Run)” alongside Jay-Z, Beyoncé Knowles became the most nominated woman in Grammy Awards history, with 46 nominations.
MusicCares Person of the Year: Carole King
Nominations Concert Live Performances
Taylor Swift – I Knew You Were Trouble. (live via satellite from Australia)
Lorde – Royals
Katy Perry – Roar(live via satellite from Canada)
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Feat Wanz – Thrift Shop