Grammys Announce Live Red-Carpet Pre-Show

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The Grammys will kick off Feb. 12 with red carpet coverage hosted by Entertainment Tonight co-hosts Kevin Frazier and Nancy O'Dell with a live broadcast on CBS. 

This is the second year in a row the red carpet coverage will be aired liver ahead of the awards show. It will start at 7:30 p.m. EST. 

The 59th annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles at 8 p.m. 

James Corden of The Late Late Show With James Corden will host, with John Legend, Metallica, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and others scheduled to perform. 

Beyonce leads this year's Grammy nominations with nine, while Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West are close behind with eight nominations each.

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