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Katy Perry, Robin Thicke and Metallica Tapped to Perform at Grammys

January 8, 2014 (2:10 am) GMT
Thicke will perform with Chicago while Metallica, who last performed at Grammys in 1991, will be joined by Chinese concert pianist Lang Lang.

Some big names in music have been announced as performers at the upcoming Grammy Awards. , and will be among singers who are set to take the stage at the event on January 26.

Perry will return to the awards show for the third year in a row. The 29-year-old singer is also vying for the top prizes in Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance categories for "Roar", her hit single off latest album "".

Thicke, who is nominated for multiple awards including Record of the Year for his and -assisted single "Blurred Lines", will appear on the stage with band .

Meanwhile, Metallica's Grammy performance will mark their first since 1991. They will be joined by Chinese concert pianist Lang Lang.

The musicians are joining Grammy's stellar line-up which has so far included , , , of , , , , , , and .

In other Grammys-related news, the 20th anniversary edition of the Grammy Nominees album is due out on January 21 via the Recording Academy and Atlantic Records. "[The album] represents some of the great songs and talented artists that make up this year's remarkable nominees, " Recording Academy president Neil Portnow said.

This year's compilation series will feature 18 songs that include 's "Begin Again", ' "Locked Out of Heaven", Thicke's "Blurred Lines", Lorde's "Royals" and Imagine Dragons' "Radioactive".

Grammy Nominees Album Tracklist:

  1. "Locked Out of Heaven" -
  2. "Blurred Lines" - Ft. and
  3. "Royals" -
  4. "Radioactive" -
  5. "Get Lucky" - Ft.
  6. "Roar" -
  7. "Mirrors" -
  8. "Brave" -
  9. "Same Love" - & Ryan Lewis Ft.
  10. "Retrograde" -
  11. "Swimming Pools (Drank)" -
  12. "Lego House" -
  13. "Just Give Me a Reason" - Ft.
  14. "Begin Again" -
  15. "Mine Would Be You" -
  16. "Merry Go Round" -
  17. "Highway Don't Care" - Ft. and
  18. "Take a Little Ride" -


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