When are the Grammys? The 2014 Grammys will be held on Jan. 26, 2014, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The 56th Annual Grammy Awards will air live on CBS, and according to an official press release, the total number of categories to be recognized on “music’s biggest night” is 62.
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“When are the Grammys?” is a question music fans are likely already asking, as the show is riding a surge in popularity. The 2013 Grammys were seen by 28.4 million viewers, the second-largest viewing audience since 1993, according to the Huffington Post. The year before that, some 39.9 million people watched the Grammys, likely because Whitney Houston had died the night before the awards, and folks were curious to see what type of tribute the Recording Academy would organize.
Ask the Recording Academy, “When are the Grammys?” and they won’t just give you the answer for 2014. A date has also been set for the 2015 Grammys, which will take place on Feb. 8, 2015. A venue has yet to be announced, but the 57th Annual Grammy Awards will also air live on CBS. Now that you’ve learned the answer to the question, “When are the Grammys?” you might want to know if there have been any changes for next year’s awards. Indeed, there have. The songwriters’ award “Best American Roots Song” has been added to the American Roots Music Field, according to the press release, and the category formerly known as Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance has been renamed Best Metal Performance. Hard rock will now fall under Best Rock Performance. What’s more, Best Short Form Music Video has morphed into Best Music Video, and Best Long Form Music Video has become Best Music Film.
When are the Grammys? They air live on CBS on Jan. 26, 2014, and when they do, roots rockers, metal dudes and video directors will have plenty of reason to be excited. Ditto regular old music fans who want to watch their favorite rock, pop, hip-hop, country and R&B stars get all gussied up and strut their stuff for a national audience.
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