Country music’s biggest stars are heating up the red carpet at the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards taking place at the Staples Center on Sunday evening (February 12) in Los Angeles.
The official kick-off event for the GRAMMYs, officially titled GRAMMYs Red Carpet, gave viewers an insiders’ view of all the pre-show excitement, and highlight the fashion and glamour of this year’s GRAMMY nominees, presenters, and performers.
Many country stars walked the red carpet to chat with press and show off their finest threads, including Hillary Scott, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Thomas Rhett, Maren Morris, Kelsea Ballerini, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Little Big Town, Cassadee Pope, Chris Young, Sturgill Simpson, and more.
The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be hosted by comedian James Corden and features many celebrities presenting awards to music’s finest, including Camila Cabello; current GRAMMY nominees The Chainsmokers; three–time GRAMMY winner and current GRAMMY nominee Kelly Clarkson; Laverne Cox; Jason Derulo; five-time GRAMMY winner Celine Dion; DNCE; current GRAMMY nominee Halsey; Taraji P. Henson; Paris Jackson; previous GRAMMY nominee Nick Jonas; previous GRAMMY nominee Jennifer Lopez; three–time GRAMMY winner Tim McGraw and five-time GRAMMY winner Faith Hill; Katharine McPhee; two–time GRAMMY winners and current GRAMMY nominees Pentatonix; current GRAMMY nominee Thomas Rhett; Gina Rodriguez; Ryan Seacrest; current GRAMMY nominee Solange; and previous GRAMMY nominee and actor John Travolta. Adele, Kelsea Ballerini, William Bell, Chance The Rapper, Gary Clark Jr., Daft Punk, Andra Day, Cynthia Erivo, Tori Kelly, Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, John Legend, Little Big Town, Demi Lovato, Lukas Graham, Bruno Mars, Metallica, Maren Morris, Anderson .Paak, Katy Perry, Sturgill Simpson, A Tribe Called Quest, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, and The Weeknd will also be performing!
Check out some photos from the red carpet below. Who are YOU most excited to see at the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards? Don’t forget to tune in TONIGHT @ 8PM ET/PT on CBS!
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