It’s that time of year again: The 57th Annual Grammy Awards takes place this Sunday, February 8th @ 8pm EST, where we’ll get to see live performances by the following artists:
AC/DC, Beck, Chris Martin, Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga, Eric Church, Brandy Clark, Dwight Yoakam, Common, John Legend, Ariana Grande, Herbie Hancock, John Mayer, Questlove, Ed Sheeran, Hozier, Annie Lennox, Jessie J, Tom Jones, Juanes, Miranda Lambert, Lang Lang, Adam Levine, Gwen Stefani, Jeff Lynne’s ELO, Madonna, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Paul McCartney, Kanye West, Sia, Sam Smith, Mary J. Blige and Usher.
Yes, that’s a lot of talent in one room. And we want to take a moment to congratulate the numerous talented artists that have Grammy nominations, who are coming to perform at some of our venues over the next several months:
“Weird Al” Yankovic – Best Comedy Album – Mandatory Fun
“Weird Al” Yankovic will be performing at Pier Six Pavilion on June 13, 2015.
Mastodon – Best Metal Performance – High Road
Mastodon will be performing with Clutch at Pier Six Pavilion on May 16, 2015.
Mali Music – Best Urban Contemporary Album – Mali Is, and Best Gospel Performance/Song – “I Believe”
Mali Music will be performing at Rams Head On Stage on February 18, 2015.
Lee Ann Womack – Best Country Album – The Way I’m Livin’
Lee Ann Womack will be performing at Rams Head On Stage on April 21, 2015.
Ledisi – Best R&B Performance – “Like This”
Rams Head Promotions presents Ledisi at the Modell Lyric (with Raheem DeVaughn & Leela James) on March 15, 2015.
Here is a short list of some of the artists that have played our venues in the recent past that are also up for Grammy Nominations this year!
Iggy Azalea (nominated for FOUR Grammys this year!)
Toni Braxton & Babyface
Ed Sheeran (nominated for three Grammys)
Eric Church (nominated for FOUR Grammys)
Steep Canyon Rangers
Dave & Phil Alvin
And what an honor to have had both Johnny Winter and Jesse Winchester perform at the Rams Head On Stage in Annapolis numerous times – we’re so very happy to see them both honored with nominations this year. May they both Rest In Peace.