Madonna Set to Perform at The 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards

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Hosted by LL COOL J — Airs Live on CBS Sunday, Jan. 26, 8 P.M. ET/PT

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SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA (ENTERTAINMENT) - The Grammy Awards are almost here and a lot of people are excited about the last minute announcements for who's going to perform at tonight's ceremony.

Last Friday, the latest performers for the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards were announced. The lineup now includes seven-time GRAMMY winner Madonna. Nominees Billie Joe Armstrong (of Green Day) and Miranda Lambert will perform together in a special In Memoriam tribute to Phil Everly;

Actor Steve Coogan, actor Jeremy Renner, Academy Award winner Julia Roberts, and current nominee Charlie Wilson are set to present. And, of course, two-time GRAMMY winner LL COOL J returns as host of Music's Biggest Night.

The music industry's premier event will take place live on Sunday, January 26, 2014, at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on the CBS Television Network from 8:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT).

The show will also be broadcast on radio worldwide via Westwood One, and covered online at GRAMMY.com and CBS.com. Anyone who has watched the GRAMMY Awards knows the actual winners are important, but it's also all about who's wearing what.

The 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards are produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures for The Recording Academy. Ken Ehrlich is executive producer, Louis J. Horvitz is director, and David Wild and Ken Ehrlich are the writers.

Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers and recording professionals that is dedicated to improving the cultural condition and quality of life for music and its makers.

The Academy continues to focus on its mission of recognizing musical excellence, advocating for the well-being of music makers and ensuring music remains an indelible part of our culture.

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