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Mumford and Sons, Black Keys and More Tapped to Perform at Grammys

January 10, 2013 (6:12 am) GMT
The Grammy Awards announces the different nominated acts that will go onstage for its 55th annual awards show on February 10.
Mumford and Sons, Black Keys and More Tapped to Perform at Grammys

Popular bands and will take the same Grammys stage where country music pop star and R'n'B diva will perform their nominated hits as they are all slated to perform at this year's Grammy Awards on February 10. It will mark the first time that the Black Keys perform on the Grammy stage, and the same goes for indie rock band , newcomers to the annual music awards.

Both Mumford & Sons and Fun. got six Grammy nominations, the most number for any artist at this year's event, tying with , and . Both acts' latest studio sets, "" and "" respectively, are vying for the Album of the Year honor.

The Black Keys, whose effort "" is also up for Album of the Year, picked up five nominations, with its vocalist and guitarist Dan Auerbach also earning a Producer of the Year nod. Their single "Lonely Boy" is going against Fun.'s "We Are Young" and Swift's "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" for Record of the Year award. Both Swift and Rihanna picked three nominations each.

Rounding up the five nominees for Album of the Year are Frank Ocean's "" and 's "". The late great Indian musician Ravi Shankar is set to be posthumously honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award during the ceremonies that will be hosted by hip-hop star .

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