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Childish Gambino to make Grammy performance debut


The Recording AcademyThe 60th Annual Grammy Awards are less than a month away, and the first round of performers has now been announced.

Donald Glover, aka Childish Gambino, will be making his debut Grammy performance on the telecast, which will air January 28 on CBS, live from New York’s Madison Square Garden.   

He’s received five Grammy nominations, including Album of the Year and Best Urban Contemporary Album for Awaken, My Love! plus Record of the Year, Best R&B Song, and Best Traditional R&B Performance, for “Redbone.”

Other performers announced for the telecast include Lady Gaga, Pink, and superstar country group Little Big Town.

The show will also feature a Broadway tribute honoring the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Leonard Bernstein, to mark the return of the Grammys to New York City after 15 years. 

Broadway legend Patti LuPone will sing “Don’t Cry for Me Argentina,” from Evita, and current nominee Ben Platt, star of the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen, will sing a number from West Side Story.

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