Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus To Perform In ‘Old Town Road’ All-Star Medley On Grammys

The upcoming 62nd Annual Grammy Awards will feature a special segment highlighting the huge success of “Old Town Road.” “Old Town Road All-Stars” will feature current nominees Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus joined by BTS, Diplo, Mason Ramsey, and other surprise guests. Over the past year, the hit has been the subject of numerous mixes and mashups, which inspired the one-of-a-kind performance filled with special guests.

The show will also feature a special tribute to longtime Grammy executive producer Ken Ehrlich, and to acknowledge the importance of music education in schools to the Recording Academy, Grammy Museum and Ehrlich, artists associated with Ehrlich’s 40-year career will gather to perform “I Sing The Body Electric” from the film Fame. The performance will feature current nominees Camila Cabello, Gary Clark Jr. and John Legend joined by Debbie Allen, Joshua BellCommon, Misty Copeland, Lang Lang, Cyndi Lauper, Ben Platt, and The War And Treaty.

“To bring high-caliber artists like Camila Cabello, Cyndi Lauper, Common, Misty Copeland, Debbie Allen, Ben Platt, Gary Clark Jr., Joshua Bell, and Lang Lang together on one stage fulfills a dream of mine,” said Ehrlich, who is completing his 40th and final Grammy Awards as producer. “To be able to do this on the Grammy stage makes it unforgettable for me.”

Previously announced performers include Aerosmith, Camila Cabello, Brandi Carlile, Billie Eilish, Kirk FranklinAriana Grande, H.E.R., Jonas Brothers, DJ Khaled, John Legend, Lizzo, Demi Lovato, Meek Mill, Roddy Ricch, Rosalía, Run-D.M.C., Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, Tanya Tucker, Tyler, The Creator, Charlie Wilson, and YG. Hosted by Alicia Keys, the show will air live from STAPLES Center on CBS on Sunday, Jan. 26.

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