New York - Drake, Robin Thicke, Keith Urban and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will perform on the Grammy Awards nominations special in December.
The Recording Academy made the announcement on Wednesday. The show will be held on 6 December at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles.
Rapper-actor LL Cool J will host The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!! — Countdown to Music's Biggest Night. The one-hour special will air on CBS starting at 22:00 in the US.
Thicke is a top Grammy contender. His Blurred Lines is the year's biggest smash. He has won Grammys for writing songs for Usher and Jennifer Hudson.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis also have a strong chance for Grammy gold. Their breakthrough year includes three international hits and a platinum debut with The Heist.