SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Recording Academy® and CBS introduced in the present day that Trevor Noah, Comedy Central’s Emmy® Award-winning “The Daily Present” host and comic, will return as grasp of ceremonies of the 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards®. Music’s Largest Evening® might be broadcast stay from Crypto.com Enviornment (at present STAPLES Heart) in Los Angeles Mon, Jan. 31, 2022 (8-11:30 p.m., stay ET/5-8:30 p.m., stay PT) on the CBS Tv Community, and accessible to stream stay and on demand on Paramount+*. Beforehand, Noah hosted the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards.
“Trevor was superb as our host for the 63rd GRAMMY Awards with reward from the music neighborhood, music followers and critics,” mentioned Harvey Mason jr., CEO of the Recording Academy. “We’re so excited to welcome Trevor again to the GRAMMYs® stage and really feel lucky to as soon as once more have him internet hosting what we consider might be an unforgettable night.”
“Trevor introduced his trademark expertise and versatility to final March’s GRAMMYs, and we won’t look ahead to him to host the occasion on CBS and Paramount+ once more this yr,” mentioned George Cheeks, President and CEO, CBS and Chief Content material Officer, Information & Sports activities, Paramount+.
Final week, the Recording Academy revealed nominees for the 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards and introduced that, for the first time, there are 10 nominees in every of the Common Discipline Classes: Document Of The Yr, Album Of The Yr, Music Of The Yr, and Greatest New Artist. This yr’s prime nominees embrace Jon Batiste (11), Justin Bieber (8), Doja Cat (8), H.E.R. (8), Billie Eilish (7), and Olivia Rodrigo (7). As the solely peer-selected music accolade, the GRAMMY Awards are voted on by the Recording Academy’s voting membership physique of music makers, who characterize all genres and artistic disciplines, together with recording artists, songwriters, producers, mixers, and engineers.
The 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards are produced by Fulwell 73 Productions for the Recording Academy. Ben Winston, Jesse Collins and Raj Kapoor are govt producers and Jeannae Rouzan Clay joins the crew as co-executive producer. Hamish Hamilton returns as director and Kapoor serves as showrunner.
Prior to the 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast, the GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony® might be held at the Microsoft Theater at 12:30 p.m. PT and streamed stay on GRAMMY.com and the Recording Academy’s YouTube channel.
*Paramount+ Premium subscribers could have entry to stream stay by way of the stay feed of their native CBS affiliate on the service in addition to on demand. Important-tier subscribers could have entry to on-demand the day after the particular airs.
ABOUT TREVOR NOAH
Trevor Noah is the most profitable comic in Africa and is the host of the Emmy Award-winning “The Daily Present” on Comedy Central. “The Daily Present With Trevor Noah” has damaged free from the restraints of a 30-minute linear present, producing partaking social content material, award-winning digital sequence, podcasts, and extra for its world viewers. “The Daily Present With Trevor Noah” has acquired quite a few Emmy Award nominations, together with Excellent Selection Speak Sequence and Excellent Writing for A Selection Sequence and a Individuals’s Alternative Award nomination for the Nighttime Speak Present of 2021.
Noah has written, produced and starred in 11 comedy specials, together with his most up-to-date, “Trevor Noah: Son Of Patricia,” which acquired a NAACP Picture Award for Excellent Selection Present, in addition to a GRAMMY® Award nomination for Greatest Comedy Album.
Noah is the writer of the #1 New York Occasions bestseller Born a Crime: Tales from a South African Childhood, which has acquired the Thurber Prize for American Humor and two NAACP Picture Awards. The Audible version of Born a Crime, carried out by Noah, stays one of the top-selling, highest-rated and most-commented-on Audible performances of all time. To this point, Born a Crime has bought over 2 million copies throughout all codecs.
In 2019, Noah launched a podcast sequence, “The Trevor Noah Podcast.” Noah challenges himself – and all his listeners – to discover unfamiliar angles, embrace differing viewpoints, and have a good time the contradictions that make the fashionable world each bewildering and thrilling. The podcast gained the Webby Award and Webby Individuals’s Voice Award for Information & Politics.
In partnership with ViacomCBS, Trevor’s manufacturing firm, Day Zero Productions, develops, produces and acquires/distributes various, high-quality artistic content material tailor-made concurrently for each home/North American and worldwide audiences.
In April 2018, Noah launched The Trevor Noah Basis, a youth growth initiative that empowers youth with the basis for a greater life: entry to high-quality schooling. Noah’s imaginative and prescient is a world the place an schooling permits youth to dream, see and construct the not possible.
ABOUT THE RECORDING ACADEMY
The Recording Academy represents the voices of performers, songwriters, producers, engineers, and all music professionals. Devoted to making certain the recording arts stay a thriving half of our shared cultural heritage, the Academy honors music’s historical past whereas investing in its future via the GRAMMY Museum®, advocates on behalf of music creators, helps music individuals in occasions of want via MusiCares®, and celebrates inventive excellence via the GRAMMY Awards — music’s solely peer-recognized accolade and highest achievement. As the world’s main society of music professionals, we work year-round to foster a extra inspiring world for creators.
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