Academy Announces Live GRAMMY Nominee TV Special

September 09, 2009 -- 1:56 pm PDT

"The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! — Countdown To Music's Biggest Night" to air Dec. 2 on CBS

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"The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! — Countdown To Music's Biggest Night" — a live one-hour television special — once again will set the stage for the annual GRAMMY Awards telecast. The special will be broadcast from Club Nokia n Los Angeles on Dec. 2 from 8 – 9 p.m. ET/PT, on the CBS Television Network, and will announce nominations in several categories as well as feature performances by past GRAMMY winners and/or nominees.  Presenters, performers and additional information will be announced shortly.

"The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!" debuted last year, marking the first time in GRAMMY history nominees for music's top award were announced via a live, nationally televised primetime special.

The road to Music's Biggest Night begins with "The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!" and culminates with the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles live on Jan. 31, 2010, and airing at 8 p.m. ET/PT on CBS. Watch here for updates and breaking news, or visit The Recording Academy's social networks on Twitter and Facebook: www.twitter.com/thegrammys, www.facebook.com/thegrammys.

"The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! — Countdown To Music's Biggest Night" is produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures, LLC and John Cossette Productions. John Cossette and Ken Ehrlich are the executive producers.