Everything you need to know about the Grammy Awards 2020

The much-anticipated 63rd annual Grammy Awards returns this weekend, and there is plenty to look forward to.

It’s one of the biggest dates in the calendar for music enthusiasts, and it’s exciting to see which artists will be recognised for their achievements.

Alicia Keys is returning as host, with some of the biggest names in the music industry presenting awards.

Expect to see Aerosmith, Due Lipa, Shania Twain, Billy Porter and Smokey Robinson, among others.

Lizzo and Billie Eilish are among the stars who will be taking to the stage, as well as Camila Cabello, Kirk Franklin, Ariana Grande, H.E.R, Jonas Brothers and Run-D.M.C.

The nominees were announced last year, and Lizzo is leading the way with an amazing eight nominations.

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When are the Grammy Awards?

The Grammy Awards 2020 are set to take place on Sunday, January 26, or the early hours of Monday, January 27, depending on where you are in the world.

It will take place as Los Angeles’ Staples Centre from 8pm ET (1am GMT on January 27).

CBS will be streaming the ceremony live on CBS.com and CBS All Access which is available on all decides to download.

It will also be available on Hulu + Live TV, but unfortunately nowhere for free.

Grammy Awards 2020 nominees:

Below are some of the nominees for the Grammys 2020. You can find the complete list with 84 categories on Grammy.com.

Record of the year

"Hey, Ma" — Bon Iver

"Bad Guy" — Billie Eilish

"7 Rings" — Ariana Grande

"Hard Place" — H.E.R.

"Talk" — Khalid

"Old Town Road" — Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus

"Truth Hurts" — Lizzo

"Sunflower" — Post Malone & Swae Lee

Album of the year

"I,I"- Bon Iver

"Norman F***ing Rockwell" — Lana Del Rey

"When We All Fall Asleep Where Do We Go" — Billie Eilish

"Thank U, Next" — Ariana Grande

"I Used to Know Her" — H.E.R.

"7" — Lil Nas X

"Cuz I Love You" — Lizzo

"Father of the Bride" — Vampire Weekend

Song of the year

"Always Remember Us This Way" — Natalie Hemby, Lady Gaga, Hillary Lindsey & Lori McKenna, songwriters

"Bad Guy" — Billie Eilish O'Connell & Finneas O'Connell, songwriters

"Bring My Flowers Now" — Brandi Carlile, Phil Hanseroth, Tim Hanseroth & Tanya Tucker, songwriters

"Hard Place" — Ruby Amanfu, Sam Ashworth, D. Arcelious Harris, H.E.R. & Rodney Jerkins, songwriters

"Lover" — Taylor Swift, songwriter

"Norman F***ing Rockwell" — Jack Antonoff & Lana Del Rey, songwriters

"Someone You Loved" — Tom Barnes, Lewis Capaldi, Pete Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn & Sam Roman, songwriters

"Truth Hurts" — Steven Cheung, Eric Frederic, Melissa Jefferson & Jesse Saint John, songwriters

Best new artist

Black Pumas

Billie Eilish

Lil Nas X

Lizzo

Maggie Rogers

Rosalia

Tank and the Bangas

Yola

Best country album

"Desperate Man" — Eric Church

"Stronger Than The Truth" — Reba McEntire

"Interstate Gospel" — Pistol Annies

"Center Point Road" — Thomas Rhett

"While I'm Livin'"— Tanya Tucker

Best rap album

"Revenge Of The Dreamers III" — Dreamville

"Championships" — Meek Mill

"I am > I was" — 21 Savage

"Igor" — Tyler, The Creator

"The Lost Boy" — YBN Cordae

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