Music Photos of the Year 2012
February 12: Adele, winner of six GRAMMYs, poses in the press room at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards.

The 55th annual Grammy Awards are set to air on Feb. 10 of next year, with the Grammy Nominations Concert airing on CBS Dec. 5, 2012. Again billed as "music's biggest night," the Grammys will air live from L.A.'s Staples Center from 8-11:30 p.m. ET/PT.

The December nominations concert will feature performances by past winners and other stars, as the nominations for several categories are announced live on air.

This year's Grammys featured a tribute to Whitney Houston, and was dominated by Adele, who took home six trophies. The telecast attracted almost 40 million viewers, making it the second-largest Grammy Awards in history.

The period of eligibility for the 55th awards is Oct. 1, 2011 to Sept. 30, 2012.

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