— Recording Academy (@RecordingAcad) January 19, 2017
The Recording Academy and CBS have announced that, for the second year in a row, CBS will air a live red carpet show prior to the GRAMMY Awards broadcast. “GRAMMY® Red Carpet Live,” a special hosted by Kevin Frazier and Nancy O’Dell, will give viewers an insiders’ view of all the pre-show excitement, and highlight the fashion and glamour of this year’s much talked about GRAMMY nominees, presenters, and performers. The star-studded affair will begin Sunday, Feb. 12 at 7:30 pm ET/4:30 pm PT on the CBS Television Network.
Frazier and O’Dell serve as co-hosts of “Entertainment Tonight,” the No. 1 syndicated entertainment newsmagazine in the world.
The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be broadcast live from the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, Sunday, Feb. 12 (5pm/8pm, live PT/ET) on the CBS Television Network. James Corden, the Emmy- and Tony Award-winning multifaceted host of CBS’ “The Late Late Show With James Corden,” will host, marking his first year as master of ceremonies. Preceding the 30-minute “GRAMMY Red Carpet Live” special, “60 Minutes” will air a special 30-minute edition (4– 4:30 pm PT / 7– 7:30 pm ET).