R&B singer Jhene Aiko has been announced as the host for the 2021 Grammy Awards Premiere ceremony. The Recording Academy made the announcement on Tuesday that the Grammy-nominated singer will host the pre-show, where most trophies are awarded.
The award premier ceremony will be streamed live on the Grammy’s website ahead of the 63rd annual ceremony on March 14. The Grammys will be held in Los Angeles at the Staples Center. The pre-show will feature performances by rapper Burna Boy, singer Rufus Wainwright, jazz band Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science, pianist Igor Levit, singer Poppy, and Latin electropop musician Lido Pimienta.
Aiko’s third studio album Chilombo is nominated for album of the year and best progressive R&B album. Jhene Aiko is also up for best R&B performance for her song ‘Lightning & Thunder,’ featuring John Legend.
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